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Lale (Tulip) Festival Celebrations 2011

The Ottoman Mehter Military Band of Australia was proud to participate in this years Tulip Festival held at Silvan, Melbourne, Victoria. The Mehter Band participated with approximately 25 members who performed during the day to a large onlooking crowd. More information about the Tulip Festival can be obtained from their website. To view images of our performance please visit the gallery section.


Ramadan Bayram (Eid) Festival Celebrations 2011

Each year the Ramadan (Eid-ul Fitr) Festival brings together thousands of people to celebrate the end of the month of Ramadan where everybody comes together to enjoy the family environment, the food, and festivities. Just like every year the Ottoman Mehter Military Band of Australia was again honored to perform at the festival. Many people come to enjoy the band play and we are proud to have been there again this year. To view images of our performance at the festival please check the gallery section.

Australia Day Celebrations 2011 - 26/01/2011

The Ottoman Mehter Military Band of Australia was proud to participate in this years Australia Day Celebrations in Melbourne. The Mehter Band participated with approximately 30 members who performed during the parade from the morning to the early afternoon. This was the Mehter's first Australia Day performance in Melbourne and we hope to continue to perform at such events as we have done so in the past. To view images of our performance please visit the gallery section.