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They call it Moomba

I’m not from Melbourne, not even from Victoria. All I knew about the Moomba Festival was from television coverage of the Bird Man Rally each year where people attempt to fly cardboard  contraptions by jumping off a pontoon into the Yarra River for charity. 601 more words

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Moomba & Mutuals

Ben Woods, Assistant Archivist, Australian Mutuals History

Melbourne has just celebrated a Moomba Festival weekend for the 64th time. By all reports, it was successful and thousands turned out to see the parade floats wind their way down through the Kings Domain. 203 more words