For over a decade, The Melbourne Awards have provided the City of Melbourne with a platform to celebrate Melburnians from a multitude of industries and walks of life and acknowledge their contributions towards securing Melbourne’s future as a thriving, forward-thinking capital city.

The 2016 Awards were the ultimate celebration of Melbourne as Australia’s most creative city. A multifaceted experience paying homage to the city’s most imaginative food, art, music and performance—Creative Melbourne perfectly captured that unique Melbourne specialness in all its inventive, innovative and eclectic glory.