Federation Square has become the heart and soul of Melbourne. This modern piazza is home to major cultural attractions, world-class events, tourism experiences and an array of restaurants, bars and specialty stores.
Since opening in 2002, Federation Square has seen more than 100 million visits, positioning it as one of the most visited attractions for interstate and international visitors, and a beloved destination for locals.
Federation Square is host to over 2000 events each year, it buzzes with cultural festivals, exhibitions, event launches, performances, forums, films, concerts and fashion shows. Life at Federation Square is so rich that there's sure to be something exciting going on whenever you visit. See What's on at Fed Square.
A new five-storey digital LED screen was added to Fed Square in August 2018. Wrapping around the northern and eastern side of the Transport building, the screen showcases art programs, cultural events and activities, and streams live national and international sporting events.