Let’s Make Melbourne,
Let’s Melbourne Again is an initiative to rebuild confidence, creativity and hope in Melbourne. It’s a commitment made to Melbourne by those who love this city. Over the next few months a series of wonderful acts will be created to get Melbourne moving forward again. But we need your help too, together Let’s Melbourne Again.
Let’s Melbourne Again is an initiative created by a group of brands, businesses, organisations and institutions who love Melbourne. They have come together to make Melbourne, Melbourne again.
Let’s Melbourne Again is being promoted, amplified and supported by a group of Melbourne’s most famous media platforms and companies.
We’re grateful for the support of these iconic brands and businesses.
Let’s Melbourne Again was an idea initiated by three very proud Melbourne businesses.
How do I Melbourne Again?
If you’ve forgotten how to Melbourne, we can help. Let’s Melbourne Again comes alive over the next few months. To find out how you can get involved and to stay up to date follow us on Instagram @letsmelbourneagain
Let's stay safe
Make sure to play your part when enjoying our great city. By social distancing, wearing a mask, regularly sanitising, paying with card and even booking ahead at your favourite café or bar we can all work together to rejuvenate our city. #LetsMelbourneAgain
ANZ City Vibes
ANZ is bringing music and entertainment back to the streets of Melbourne with the ANZ City Vibes program. Hundreds of street artists and buskers will perform from Friday 6 November to Thursday 31 December. Performances will take place daily from 11am to 7pm at up to 20 locations across Melbourne’s CBD and creates guaranteed work for artists who have been impacted by COVID-19.
ANZ has partnered with the City of Melbourne on the initiative, which is also supported by the Victorian Government, to fund the street artists and buskers to perform. In a world first, visitors can also donate in a COVID-safe way by using a Givrway QR code that is unique to each busker
Your car keys are now your keys to the city with free parking at AAMI Park throughout November. It’s time to jump in the car and get back to the city we all love! With free parking at AAMI Park you can take on the tan, relax in the gardens, or enjoy a riverside stroll into the city. Head to AAMI Park Entrance F, off Olympic Boulevard and tell them AAMI sent you. Available while spots last
Australia Post is proudly supporting the people of Melbourne at a time when it is more important than ever for people to connect and feel a part of the community. As an organisation that connects people every day, Australia Post wants to help bring people back to the city and celebrate what’s great about Melbourne. They’ve developed a stamp and postmark to capture this moment in time and to share the message of connection and support with friends and family around the country. Let’s Melbourne Again MyStamps feature the Melbourne skyline and are in the shape of a heart. These stamps celebrate what’s great about Melbourne. The self-adhesive $1.10 stamp is available in a sheetlet of 5 for $5.50 at participating Post Offices and the Australia Post online shop (auspost.com.au/letsmelbourneagain), while stocks last
The Carlton Draught Melbourne Shout
What a year. Melbourne you deserve a beer and Carlton Draught is shouting. For one day in November, when pubs open up in Melbourne, Carlton Draught will be offering punters two for one beers. We’ll be donating around 1000 kegs to pubs across Melbourne so you can support your local, while enjoying a couple of free drinks with your mates.
PwC Small Business Hub
In an increasingly complex world, PwC works with businesses, Government and the community to help Australia continue to thrive and grow. But now they want to see Melbourne flourish again. PwC is here to help the small businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs of Melbourne because they believe the most important problems are better solved together. When it is safe to do so, PwC will invite Melbourne’s small businesses to book a free consultation with a PwC specialist in one of the following areas: Financial management and cash flow, tax advice, stimulus programs, grant writing, tenancy negotiations and much more
For members of the community who are experiencing nervousness or concerns about getting back out following the easing of lockdown restrictions, Beyond Blue is available to support the mental health and wellbeing of Melburnians and small business owners with a range of free resources and services, available on its website at coronavirus.beyondblue.org.au or at 1800 512 348
Melbourne creates with Dokio
Dokio is giving every Melbourne business – big or small – free access to a suite of easy-to-use professionally designed Let’s Melbourne Again branded templates.
These templates will let you quickly and easily produce artwork that follows the Let’s Melbourne Again guidelines. You can choose to include your logo, use a photo from our license-free Melbourne library or upload your own photo. Our templates also allow you to include an act of generosity, promotion or a message of support to use across social media and point-of-sale items. And it’s all for free for every Melburnian who signs up. To get started, submit your details at https://letsmelbourneagain.paperform.co/
Officeworks, helping small businesses get back to business
As an organisation, Officeworks is committed to making meaningful connections within local communities and supporting local businesses, and it’s at times like these we all need support. Between Wednesday 25 November and Tuesday 1 December, Officeworks stores across Melbourne will offer free printing on selected items to Melbourne businesses.
Available for a limited time, until Tuesday 1 December 2020. Limit of 1 job per business customer. Limited to first 50 business customers per store. ABN required. Available in Officeworks stores located in Melbourne only, excludes stores in regional Victoria.
If you’re a business or an organisation that wants to support the Let’s Melbourne Again initiative, download the toolkit here. There’s everything you need to show your support and help get us all Melbourning again.Download Toolkit 12MB
Let’s Melbourne Again was only achieved through the generosity and inspiration of these remarkably talented people and businesses.