Melbourne Exhibition Building

World Heritage Community Day

World Heritage Community Day and Young People’s Democracy Celebrations, 3rd May 2015.

10 am Opening Ceremony and tree planting
Hochgurtel Fountain, Carlton Gardens.

Opening of community day by Planning Minister Richard Wynne.

11 am  Young People’s Council
Discovery Centre, Lower Ground Floor, Melbourne Museum.

A chance for young people to talk to local Politicians, Community Leaders and Representatives

12:30 pm Tour of the Exhibition Building & visit the Chapel, 88 Nicholson Street

Must book at Melbourne Museum website

1.50pm Public Forum
Museum Theatre

Must book for Public forum at Melbourne Museum website

Pt 1: 2015 Conflict & Compassion. Commemoration of WW1

Pt 2: 2.20 pm Our Heritage & democracy

Sustainable heritage

Gone: A heritage treasure inside the Exhibition Building

3.00 pm Our scorecard:  Valuing the past for the future

Pt 3: 3.15 pm The Young People’s program

Pt 4: 3.45 pm Exploring the World Heritage site and the archives

4.00 pm Public Forum Conclusion

4.15 pm Celebration of Australia’s Democracy

Celebration: A place where everyone is accepted
Location is to be decided

Musical recital, recitations and videos, will complement the program held around the Museum throughout community day.

The young people’s council will present a program of activities and displays of their Conflict and Compassion inquiry reports during the community day