Melbourne International Guitar Festival - Schedule 2017


Concerts, Guitar Luthier Displays, Masterclasses and Australia's Most Prestigious Annual Classical Guitar Competition

September 22-24, 2017 | Melba Hall, Melbourne University



What is MIGF?

Organised by the Melbourne Guitar Foundation, MIGF is Southern hemisphere’s largest annual classical guitar festival and competition. This festival cements the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music as the centre of guitar in Australia, who are the main festival sponsors. Held at the historic Melba Hall, guitarists from all over the world converge to be part of this festival weekend.

MIGF 2017 Featured Artists

Richard Tedesco & Gerard Mapstone

Melbourne Guitar Quartet

Lorenzo Micheli

Andrew Blanch

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What else is happening?

Guitar luthier displays, Concert Artist competition, free masterclass viewing, presentations, concerts and complimentary beer, wine and cheese during intermission for the evening concerts! Meet and chat with the artists and other guitar enthusiasts! And don’t forget to have a play of the many guitars on display!

Now that’s what we call the perfect weekend!

Contact Us

Please reach out to us if you have any questions about this year’s event.

  • Address: Melba Hall, Gate 12, Royal Parade, Melbourne University, Parkville
  • Phone: 0413903746
  • Email:


The easiest option would be the $8 parking about 50m from Melba Hall.  

But make sure you purchase and display your parking ticket BEFORE you leave the carpark. 

Royal Parade Car Park  

Entry: Via Royal Parade, located between Genetics Lane and Medical Road (beneath Kenneth Myer Building). Hours: Monday - Sunday 6:00am to 10:00pm Fees and charges: $12.00 for 4 hours, or $25.00 for all day. $8.00 after 5:00pm Monday to Friday and weekends. Payment Options: Purchase a day ticket from the pay machine and display it clearly on the dashboard of your vehicle. Pay machines are located on each of the four levels of the car park next to the lift foyer. Signage at all exit points indicates their position For assistance: Please use the intercoms located near the pay machines next to the lift.

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