Entries by Sue Dight

Opera in the Docklands – Moving dates

Arrive early for pre show drinks or stay late to sup with the artists in the fully licensed bar at one of Melbourne’s best kept secrets; Historic Mission to Seafarers complex in Flinders Street. Steeped in history and mystery with a huge tradition of opera galas and music, it now nestles next to the Yarra […]

Open House Melbourne – July 25

Theme: Reconnect Melbourne is a diverse and rapidly growing city. It’s estimated that by 2050 it will grow to over 8 million people. This rapid growth brings with it great opportunities but also significant challenges for the future of our city, our suburbs and our regions – challenges that have never been more urgent to […]

FOMO Fridays at the Mission

FOMO Fridays at the Mission to Seafarers Every Friday 4pm-7pm   Starting 14th May Celebrate the start of the weekend at the heritage-listed Mission to Seafarers with a delectable three-cheese toastie and a glass of Victorian wine or schooner of beer for just $20. Our melt-in-your-mouth toasties are loaded with tasty Cheddar, tangy Gruyère and buttery Emmental […]

Secretos de la Raíz – YIRRAMBOI Festival

Secretos de la Raíz  (Secrets of the Roots) – Saturday 8 May Seven dancers from diverse cultural backgrounds join to create a multi-dimensional and immersive performance experience, investigating the spiritual and physical connections with country that are shared across centuries, cultures and continents. Performed in the round, creating a sacred ceremonial space, Secretos de la […]

Restoring the Past to Preserve our Future – Talk

Restoration Works at the Mission to Seafarers: Restoring the Past to Preserve our Future. Learn the secrets of restoring works in a heritage-listed building in this informative and engaging panel discussion hosted in the St Peter the Mariner, and led by the skilled artisans responsible for restoring the Mission’s weathervane and the Chapel’s stunning stained-glass […]

The Pirate Experience

YOU’VE FOUND MELBOURNE’S HIDDEN TREASURE! Ahoy Melbourne! All hands on deck for the ultimate Dinner and Show experience in the Docklands… A PIRATE THEMED CABARET SHOW Expect a night of cutthroat comedy, bold burlesque and swashbuckling sideshow as our pirates bring you a cabaret show you’ll never forget! Bookings available until June 2022! Book Here  

Melbourne Celtic Festival – 17 March 2021

 Melbourne Celtic Festival is on in 2021! Check to see if your ticket is for on site or online! As we look to assist Bushfire affected communities through the fundraiser the Melbourne Celtic Festival, The Mission to Seafarers Board and the Festival organisers made the very tough decision to postpone the event due to the […]

And we are back! – Open to Everyone

We are OPEN! The Garden and the Courtyard are ready to for you to drop by and have a drink. Small groups of up to 10 to ensure social distancing is maintained are able to book a table.  Email or call us on 03 9629 7083.   info@missiontoseafarers.com.au Bookings will take priority over walk-ins but […]

‘Shantily Clad’ Record Launch – Sea Shanties Live On Stage!

BOOK NOW! Saturday 6th March 2021 8pm-10pm Doors open at 7pm Melbourne-based sea shanty band Shantily Clad launch their long-awaited album Live at the Norla Dome on the Mission’s newly refurbished stage. Come along for a foot-stomping, rip-snorting, soul-healing good time. General Admission $30 Concession $20 All ticket holders receive a complimentary album at the […]