Browse the Melbourne Festival of Homer Program below. Please find more details, and booking information, in the links provided.

Many events are free. Ticketed events are $15 concession (seniors pass included), $30 full.

Full festival passes are available for purchase here, for $35 concession, $75 full.

Melbourne Festival of Homer Program

Friday 18 November

Opening Night: Cocktail Party at the Hellenic Museum
5:30pm–7:00pm, Hellenic Museum
With Sarah Midford
FREE (bookings required)
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Saturday 19 November

Homer Prepares: A Performance in Two Parts
Part 1 (books 1 & 2)
11:30am–12:30pm, Library at the Dock
With James McCaughey and Matthew Horsley
$15/30
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Curated Tour of the NGV Collection
2:00pm–3:00pm, NGV International
FREE (bookings required)
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Reading The Odyssey
3:30pm–4:30pm, Greek Cultural Centre
With James O’Maley
FREE (bookings required)
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David Malouf and Chris Mackie: Ransom and The Iliad
5:00pm–6:30pm, Hellenic Museum
With David Malouf, Chris Mackie and Sarah Midford
$15/30
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Sunday 20 November

Homer Prepares: A Performance in Two Parts
Part 2 (books 3 & 4)
11:30am–12:30pm, Library at the Dock
With James McCaughey and Matthew Horsley
$15/30
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Australia’s Homeric Heroes
2:00pm–3:00pm, Greek Cultural Centre
With Sarah Midford
FREE (bookings required)
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Angus Cameron Troupe: In the Mirror, Darkly
A dramatic reading of their work-in-progress, a treatment of Elektra
4:00pm–5:00pm, Hellenic Museum
$15/30
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Closing Ceremony: Australian Odyssey
5:00pm–6:30pm, Hellenic Museum
FREE (bookings required)
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