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At Docklands

Only five minutes from the city, Melbourne Docklands are located to the west of the city centre on the magnificent Victoria Harbour, along three kilometres of Yarra River frontage.

Festival Melbourne2006 will come alive at Dockland’s Waterfront City and Shed 14 during the Games. Waterfront City is home to a Games Live Site with two large screens showing live sporting events and highlights, alongside a program of live music and circus events.

And don’t miss the Containers Village across Victoria Harbourat Shed 14, where forty-three artist groups from Commonwealth countries will be exhibiting and performing in twenty foot shipping containers.

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Where to Find Docklands

Melbourne Docklands are located to the west of the CBD on Victoria Harbour, 1.5 km southwest of the city centre.

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Nearest Games Venues

Docklands Precinct
The Race Walks will be held in the Docklands Precinct, on the water’s edge at Victoria Harbour and New Quay.

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Telstra Dome

Located in Melbourne’s Docklands directly west of the city centre, Telstra Dome is the venue for Rugby 7s

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What’s on at Docklands

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Festival Calendar
Ellis and Bheki
15-26 March 2006

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