Federation Square

Corner Swanston St & Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia Phone: 61 03 9655 1900 www.fedsquare.com

About

Federation Square  (also  colloquially  known as  Fed Square ) is a  civic centre  and cultural precinct in the city of  Melbourne ,  Victoria ,  Australia . It was opened in 2002. Federation Square host over 2000 events each year, it buzzes with cultural festivals, exhibitions, event launches, performances, forums, films, concerts and fashion shows.  It is a  mixed-use development  covering an area of 3.2 hectares and centred around two major  public spaces.

Useful Tips

"best meeting place!"

"perfect meeting place where you can watch melbourne go by as you wait."

"awesome place to be."

"best place to sit and hang out..."

"best meeting place!"

What people dont like

"after falling down, the only thing to do is get back up."

"today we checked out strandbeest on st pauls forecourt.. amazing and weird!"

"what a waste of space."

"in the unlikely event that you can find a spot with a reasonably strong wifi signal, you'll probably then be disappointed with the ludicrously slow speeds."

"be part of youtube video for choir of hope & inspiration 10am 28aug behind fed square"

"wifi sucks"

""the big black statue appears to be half dinosaur, half baby" - brad h."

"the wifi is next to useless if you are inside anywhere!"

Must do

"must, especially the textiles and aboriginal sections"

Avoid doing this

"avoid"

Did you know?

"did you know the info centre used to be a morgue?"

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