The health and safety of both the public and participants at Moomba has been at the forefront of the design of Moomba 2022 and the festival has a COVID-safe plan in place. The City of Melbourne has worked closely with the State Government to ensure that the event is delivered in line with the requirements of the current COVIDSafe settings in Victoria. For up to date advice please visit coronavirus.vic.gov.au
Moomba is an outdoor public event held in open parklands with vast spaces for visitors to move around. Based on the nature of the event, the COVID risk profile for Moomba is considered low.
We encourage all attendees to be fully vaccinated if eligible. Attendees over the age of 18 will be required to check-in via the Services Victoria app when they engage with certain elements at the festival such as carnival rides and various programming areas. QR codes will also be available for attendees to check-in at main access points into the site. COVID Safe principals will be applied and COVID Safe behaviour encouraged, including social distancing, sanitisation and wearing of masks when in busy areas.
All of the COVID-safe requirements are subject to change and will be in accordance with the requirements of the Victorian Chief Health Officer and also specifically the Victorian Public Events Framework.
This advice is subject to change based on direction from the Department of Health.