Thursday September 1st
5:30am Students meet Ms Hunt in Adelaide Airport.
6:35am Virgin Airlines flight VA0206
8:25am Arrive in Melbourne. Travel from the airport to Melbourne via Skybus. Skybus Hotel Transfer service to Ibis Budget Hotel. Anticipate arrival approximately 10am. Drop bags.
10:30am Belonging and Place Installation + lunch at shops by Federation Square
12:30pm Creating Great Characters with Meg Rosoff at Deakin Edge
13:45pm John Marsden: Writing & Prize at Deakin Edge
14:45pm Melbourne Street Art tour ends 110 Franklin St.
16:40pm The Paperback Bookshop browsing
17:30pm Fonda Mexican for dinner
19:30pm Matildaat Princess Theatre
22:10pm Back to Ibis Hotel and bed.

Friday September 2nd
8:00am Continental breakfast at the hotel.
10:00am Screen Worlds
12:00pm Art Of English - ekphrastic writing at the National Gallery of Victoria
13:00pm Free time exploring the National Gallery of Victoria
14:25pm Grab lunch at QV Square
15:00pm Self guided Mirror of the World and Changing Face of Victoria tours at the State Library of Victoria
16:30pm Embiggens Books browsing
17:30pm Nando's for dinner
19:00pm State poetry slam finals at the State Library of Victoria
21:30pm Old Melbourne Goal Hangman's Night Tour
22:45pm Back to Ibis Hotel and bed.

Saturday September 3rd
8:00am Continental breakfast at the hotel.
9:30am Melbourne Aquarium
12:00pm Go to book market and have lunch
13:00pm Scorsese exhibition and The Nightingale and the Rose exhibition at ACMI
14:30pm Sounding The Poems at Deakin Edge
16:00pm Corner of Russell and Bourke streets free time (bookshop, mall, library, gardens - lots in close vicinity).
17:30pm Gemma for dinner
19:30pm The Ribcage Collective at La Mama Theatre
21:15pm Readings browsing + dessert on Lygon Street
22:00 Back to Ibis Hotel and bed.

Sunday September 4th
8:00am Packed and ready to go, store bags at hotel.
8:30am Continental breakfast at the hotel.
9:30am Walk along South Bank.
Grab lunch anytime during Roald Dahl events at Federation Square
10:30am Roald Dahl Story Time (live interactive reading of Fantastic Mr Fox)
11:30am Matilda and Me screening
12:00pm How to Draw the BFG
12:30pm Roald Dahl Trivia (will have to leave this early)
13:05pm Pick up bags from hotel, go to Spencer Street bus station. Travel from Melbourne to the airport via Skybus.
14:35pm Check in.
15:35pm Virgin Airlines flight VA0231.
16:30pm Arrive in Adelaide.