Entertainment Program


Across three locations: Swanston Street | River Terrace – Info Booth | River Terrace – Food Area

Davy Simony

Swanston Street | 11am – 1pm | Davy Simony

Davy is a folk roots musician, with French and Moroccan origins. He incorporates Jamaican style reggae into his looping, which he plays as a one-man band with foot percussion, guitar, vocals and live looping.

Davy Simony – Crystal Eyes (Original)

Super Mande Percussion

Swanston Street | 5:30pm – 7pm | Super Mande Percussion

Mady Keita, is a professional Drummer from Mali, West Africa. Mady has been performing African drumming throughout Melbourne for the last 12 years. Mady performs in a small group called “Super Mande Percussion”, who will have you on your feet, moving to the beat of the African drums.


Hiro Kitz

Swanston Street | 7pm – 9pm | Hiro Kitz

Hiro Kitz, hails from Kobe, Japan. Hiro fuses blues, jazz, funk, classical and rock tunes, creating a unique sound. Hiro has travelled the world busking, performing music influenced from the West and East.


Katty Liz

River Terrace – Info Booth | 11am – 2pm | Katty Liz

Kid friendly with a mix of English and Spanish. Katy’s music is about accepting yourself and others for who you and they are. We live in a multicultural world but we are all the same, and we deserve to be who we want to be and follow our dreams!

Katy’s dream is to inspire others to follow their dreams through music!


Rhys Crimmin

River Terrace – Info Booth | 3:30pm – 6pm | Rhys Crimmin

Armed with an ever growing array of Guitars, Didgeridoos, Harmonicas, Kazoos, Foot Percussion and anything else he can get his hands on, Rhys Crimmin is a one man band. His unique style has been dubbed ‘Aussie Country Roots Folk Reggae & Dirty Foot Stompin Blues’.

Rhys Crimmin busking in the Bourke St Mall, Melbourne

Ed and Abe's Musical Fun Times

River Terrace – Info Booth | 6pm – 9pm | Ed and Abe’s Musical Fun Times

Duo featuring trumpet and guitar, playing a mix of gypsy swing, klezmers, blues and latin styles, a very mixed bag.


Mal and Harmony

River Terrace – Food Area | 11am – 2pm | Mal and Harmony

Mal and Harmony are a duet, consisting of a keyboard pianist and erhu. Together, Mal and Harmony perform popular Western and Eastern tunes. Mal and Harmony bring multiculturalism to a new level, combining the sounds from the East and West, for all to appreciate.

Street Where Wind Resides

D & D blue

River Terrace – Food Area | 3:30pm – 6pm | Side Walk Tango

Performing traditional Tango Argentino (worked professionally in Buenos Aires Milongas) also adagio acrobatic cabaret style shows. With audience participation and comedy routines creating a compelling entertainment.


River Terrace – Food Area | 6pm – 9pm | Silk Road Band

Silk Road – Lift Your Veil