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Melbourne Knowledge Week

A vibrant nightlife, diverse restaurant scene and a myriad of cultural attractions are not the only things for you to explore when your arrive in Melbourne.

Melbourne Knowledge Week is a popular event in Melbourne and is celebrated by many residents and visitors year after year.

Melbourne Knowledge Week 2019 Dates, Program Schedule & Location

Melbourne Knowledge Week has expanded its list of events each year, with the newest programs including workshops and cultural celebrations, as well as some special programs for the health and medical sectors. This year’s Knowledge Week will mainly focus on five sub-categories; such as innovation and technology, design and urban planning, community learning, health & medical and creative culture.

The wide range of programs and workshops included in Knowledge Week are focused on topics which lead to the betterment of society. The main focus of this event is to encourage young people to get involved and as a result, many young and active individuals come to showcase their talents.

This festival also provides information on various innovative projects conducted by a number of popular institutions in the country. The festival is also designed to encourage debate about new concepts and different ways of thinking.

The Festival Hub is located at the State Library of Victoria along Swanston Street in Melbourne. Here, you will find heaps of things to do including the Playground where you can help create a sculpture and the Innovation Zone where you can learn from some of Melbourne’s most exciting coders, hackers and makers.

You can get to knowledge week by taking any train to Flinders Street Station and walking up Swanston Street until you reach the state library. Tickets can be purchased online in advance, or at the Hub at the State Library.


20 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Event Times

Times vary for each event


Festival Hub


1000 Pound Bend, 361 Little Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, VIC

Contact Details

(03) 9658 9658
[email protected]


Prices vary on each event

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