Free & Special Australia

The Conversation Hour Live

Presented with ABC Radio Melbourne



Celebrate the opening of the Festival with ABC Radio Melbourne and a very special The Conversation Hour live with Jon Faine.

This is a one-off chance to join the veteran broadcaster in his final year on air. Broadcasting live from The Famous Spiegeltent, Faine will be joined by guest artists from across our program.

Registrations now open

Follow the link to register to win tickets. If you are successful, you will be contacted by Mon 30 September.


  • Media Partner
  • ABC Radio Melbourne
  • Presenting Partner
  • AAMI
  • Official Spirits Partner
  • Archie Rose 
  • Official Beverage Partners

  • Codigo
  • Daylesford and Hepburn
  • Noisy Ritual
  • Stomping Ground