The Long Walk 2018
Saturday 2 June 2018 from 2pm
The Long Walk 2018

Federation Square

Swanston St & Flinders St
Melbourne, Vic 3000
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Available Selections
  • 1 x Ticket to the Dreamtime at the G game between Essendon and Richmond at the MCG on Saturday June 2, 2018
  • Access to walk onto the MCG arena prior to the game with Michael Long and be part of the pre-game entertainment (NOTE: no bags will be permitted onto the MCG playing surface, please make alternative arrangements)
  • 1 x We Walk Together Crew Neck
  • PLEASE NOTE THAT BAGS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED ONTO THE MCG ARENA, PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU DO NOT BRING A BAG TO THE MCG WITH YOU. 

TICKETS FOR '"DREAMTIME WALKER EXPERIENCE' PACKAGES MUST BE PURCHASED BY 25th MAY, 2018

 

                                                                              

  • 1 x Ticket to the Dreamtime at the G game between Essendon and Richmond at the MCG on Saturday June 2, 2018
  • Access to walk onto the MCG arena prior to the game with Michael Long and be part of the pre-game entertainment (NOTE: no bags will be permitted onto the MCG playing surface, please make alternative arrangements)
  • 1 x We Walk Together Crew Neck
  • PLEASE NOTE THAT BAGS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED ONTO THE MCG ARENA, PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU DO NOT BRING A BAG TO THE MCG WITH YOU. 

TICKETS FOR '"DREAMTIME WALKER EXPERIENCE' PACKAGES MUST BE PURCHASED BY 25th MAY, 2018

**only for those aged 11-15

 

                                                                               

  • 1 x Ticket to the Dreamtime at the G game between Essendon and Richmond at the MCG on Saturday June 2, 2018
  • 1 x The Long Walk hoodie

**Does not include access onto the MCG arena

                                                                              

  • 1 x Ticket to the Dreamtime at the G game between Essendon and Richmond at the MCG on Saturday June 2, 2018
  • 1 x The Long Walk t-shirt

**Does not include access onto the MCG arena

                                                                             

The Long Walk 2018

Federation Square

Swanston St & Flinders St
Melbourne, Vic 3000
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MELBOURNE! Join Michael Long for "The Long Walk 2018" on Saturday 2nd June at Federation Square in Melbourne.  

Those who purchase Dreamtime Walker Experience package will be given the amazing opportunity to walk onto the MCG arena and be part of the pre-game entertainment! This will, of course, precede the traditional Dreamtime at the 'G game between highly fancied Essendon Bombers and reigning premiers Richmond Tigers, a memory to truly cherish!

In 2018 we once again have a range of packages to give more people the opportunity to support The Long Walk to empower and develop Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander young people. Plus in 2018 we're also providing discounts for groups of 10 or more*.

(*Dreamtime Walker Experience packages only)

Join us to celebrate the beautiful culture and amazing talent of Australia's First Nations peoples.

PLEASE NOTE THAT BAGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ONTO THE MCG ARENA, FOR THOSE PURCHASING "THE LONG WALK EXPERIENCE" PACKAGES, PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU DO NOT BRING A BAG TO THE MCG AS YOU WILL NOT BE GRANTED ENTRY.

^Only those who have registered for 'The Long Walk' package will be granted access onto the MCG arena, availability is limited. 

^^ Unfortunately children under the age of 11 cannot book a ticket from 'The Long Walk Experience' packages

THE LONG WALK IS PROUD TO BE PROMOTING A SMOKE-FREE EVENT!

EVENT DAY DETAILS

Saturday 2nd June 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm

Assembly Area – Federation Square Plaza (Swanston & Flinders St)

Essendon v Richmond, Dreamtime at the 'G match  7:25pm sharp

Live performances on the day from:

  • Hip Hop Projects
  • Birdz
  • Russell Robertson & Phil Ceberano
  • Blackfire (reforming)
  • Brolga Boys
  • Soul Chic

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

ATTIRE

What should I wear?

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Comfortable/warm clothing
  • Bring a rain coat if wet weather is predicted

NOTE THAT BAGS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED ONTO THE MCG SURFACE - PLEASE REFRAIN FROM BRINGING A BAG AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY, CLOAK ROOM FACILITIES ARE NOT AVAILABLE.

TRANSPORT

How do I get to Federation Square (the meeting point) via public transport?

Federation Square is across the road from Flinders Street Station and can be easily reached by train, tram, bus, bike and car.

WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO CATCH PUBLIC TRANSPORT DUE TO LARGE CROWDS EXPECTED.

PTV Journey Planner: https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/journey#jpsearch%5Baction%5D=showPlanner

More information can be found on the Federation Square website: http://fedsquare.com/about/visiting-federation-square

Where can I park my car?

Please be mindful that The Long Walk starts at Federation Square and concludes at the MCG. We recommend that you plan ahead and nominate a suitable parking location for convenience. Some options include:

*NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE NO PARKING AVAILABLE AT THE MCG

AMENITIES

Where are toilets located?

Federation Square: Accessible public toilets and baby-change facilities are located in The Square, next to Time Out, and in The Atrium. Many onsite cafes and restaurants also have toilets available for customer use.

Along the route: public toilets are located at the following location

  • Birrarung Marr on Batman Avenue 

MCG: Accessible public toilets are located within the grounds.

Where are water stations located?

A water station will be setup at Federation Square in the main Plaza.

Are there ATM’s available/Can I pay on EFTPOS?

Yes, there are two Commonwealth Bank ATM’s located at Federation Square next to 7/11, and EFTPOS facilities are available at the Registration Marquee.

If you have any queries about The Long Walk, please don't hesitate to contact Shane Buzza on 03 9384 1190 

The Long Walk 2018 is proudly supported by the following: