When & Where The Melbourne Comedy Festival is an Australian festival which usually takes place the Wednesday before Easter in Melbourne, Australia. This Australian Comedy Festival usually lasts about a month in March/April.
What to Expect The best comedy acts in the world. 2009 performers include: Cheech & Chong, Dan Willis, Danny Bhoy, David O Doherty, Jason Byrne, Tim Coogan & Tim Vine among many others.
Getting there Book a flight into any Australian Airport here or book a train in Australia here
Accommodation in Australia
Where to stay Book your accommodation for The Melbournes Comedy Fest below. There's quality hotels or cheap accommodation in Melbourne & the rest of Australia available here.
History of Melbourne International Comedy Fest
This Melbourne festival was originally launched in 1987 by Barry Humphries and Peter Cook. Today it draws 400,000 visitors and it grown to be Australia's largest cultural event. Average ticket prices are just $22, the Comedy Festival is not only a hugely popular event but an extremely accessible one as the Melbourne Town Hall precinct is converted into a giant comedy hub.