Darebin Ganesh Festival

Darebin Ganesh Festival is an immersive Hindu Cultural and religious experience brought from the streets of Mumbai to Darebin Arts Centre.

Several traditions and rituals performed by a religious leader will be followed arts, drama and musical events throughout the day. The Ganesh Festival culminates at Bundoora Park after a procession from Darebin Arts Centre with hundreds of participants chanting hymns and slogans.

PROGRAM

11am: Cultural program & arts activities for children
12.30: Refreshments
1.30pm: Visarjan Puja and Ceremony conducted by Arti Upasane
1.45pm: Formal Proceedings by the Mayor of Darebin
2pm: Procession departs for the Immersion of Ganesh statue at Bundoora Park.
3.00pm: Immersion.

Event & ticketing details

Dates & Times

Darebin Ganesh Festival Saturday 3rd September - 11am-3pm

Tickets

Free (gold coin donation for charity)

Location

Darebin Arts Centre

401 Bell Street, Preston VIC 3072

Get directions

Train

Mernda Line, Bell Station (check for Level Crossing Removal works disruptions)

Tram

Route 11 (stop 40, a further 10 minute walk) / Route 86 (stop 45, a further 10 minute walk)

Bus

Route 513 (Alight at corner of Bell Street and St Georges Road, a further 2 minute walk) Route 903 (Alight at corner of Bell Street and St Georges Road, a further 2 minute walk)
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