Mozart by Moonlight

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (Melbourne)

16th February 2020

Experience a very special concert under the stars in the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, presented in conjunction with Melbourne Opera Company.


Join us for a magnificent evening of arias from Mozart’s best-known operas. Enjoy the sumptuous voices of Melbourne’s most accomplished up and coming artists. So pack a picnic and bring a rug (or folding chair if you like!) and enjoy this very, very special event.


The programme for this performance is still being confirmed. An announcement of the selected works being performed will be announced shortly.

“Melbourne Opera is dedicated to providing accessible opera in Melbourne.”

Theatre Press


“Another tremendous success!”

Theatre People


Melbourne Opera – Co-presenter

Tickets and Venue

Ticket Prices

General Admission

16th February 2020

Adult $55
Pensioner $50
30 & Under $42
High School Student $25
Group Price (10 or more adults) $45


More information can found on ticket types here!



ASC are here to help you and make the most out of your experience with us, so please let us know your individual requirements when booking. You can contact us on 03 8676 7511 (Melbourne) or 02 9011 7704 (Sydney). For Adelaide, please call our Melbourne office or send an email to


As our performances take place outside we do not have hearing assistance. Only trained service animals will be permitted on site.

Getting here and getting around

Southern Cross Lawn
Royal Botanic Gardens, Victoria (Melbourne)
Birdwood Avenue
South Yarra VIC 3141


Southern Cross Lawn is opposite the Shrine of Remembrance, next to the gardens visitor centre.


What to bring:

It’s up to you! Pack a picnic, bring a blanket, cushions, or seat to sit on. (Or have your dinner delivered and get everything you need on site).



Need more help?

Check out our FAQ or contact us!


Please note, if the performance does not go ahead due to weather conditions then it will be rescheduled for the following Monday. 

Your Visit

You are very welcome to bring a hamper of all your favourite goodies. BYO alcohol is permitted, in-line with the requirements of the responsible service of alcohol.


What’s available for you:

A delicious menu to order your dinner from – order early online or when you arrive. At the bar we have beer, wine, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, choc tops, lovely lollies, chocolates and chips. Chairs – low or garden style are available for hire on site ($5).


Please remember to pick up all your rubbish and use the bins provided.


Our productions take place outdoors and there is no cover. Please consider bringing a hat, coat, blanket, sunscreen and a water bottle when attending. (Please note that umbrellas cannot be raised during performance times). 


Dressing up is optional and encouraged for all our shows!


Further information

Food & Drink
Gold Class Packages