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2019 Builder's Union

Picnic Day

Discover the perfect event space here

Event space: 01 Exhibition Pavilion, Main Arena, multiple spaces
Event type: Other
Date: Monday 2 December 2019
Opening Hours: 9:30am - 3:30pm

The family day event will feature carnival rides and a stage program showcasing entertainment throughout the course of the day

ATM Availability

Limited ATM facilities will be available onsite at the event. It is recommended that you visit an ATM prior to your arrival at Melbourne Showgrounds.

Getting here

Transport & Car Parking

Car & Parking

Limited parking at Melbourne Showgrounds via Gate 7 Leonards Crescent for $20 per vehicle. Additional car parking is available at Flemington Racecourse, access via Racecourse road for $20 per vehicle.

Please note there is approx. 1km walk from the carparks to the event entry.

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Arriving by Bus

Bus No. 472 (Williamstown to Moonee Ponds) stops along Langs Road and Epsom Road.

Bus No. 404 (Footscray to Moonee Ponds) stops on the corner of Epsom and Ascot Vale Roads.

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Arriving by Tram

Tram No. 57 (Elizabeth Street City, to West Maribyrnong) stops at Showgrounds Village Shopping Centre (stop 32) on Epsom Road, a short 3 minute walk from Gate 1 of Melbourne Showgrounds.

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Arriving by Train

Arriving by Public Transport is the best way to attend the 2019 Builders Union Picnic!

Metro trains will service Showgrounds train station for the duration of this event. Check out PTV website for further details.

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