StreetWORKS Street Art Walking Tours: Footscray

Next date: Saturday, 17 August 2024 | 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

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Brighten up your winter with a free walking tour of new light-based artwork Welcome to Footscray by Brook Andrew and nine bold and colourful new murals in the Footscray CBD created by: Katherine Gailer, Tom Civil, Hayden Dewar, Justine McAllister, Liv McCarten, Madi Mercer, Abbey Rich & Olana Janfa, Eric Sesto and Daniel van de Wiel. (Please note: due to timing considerations, not all artworks may be viewed on each tour.)

These new artworks were delivered in a partnership between the Victorian State Government and Maribyrnong City Council to foster creativity, deter vandalism and beautify the central business district area. 

Come along to a walking tour led by Council's Public Art Curator to view a selection of the artworks and learn about the process behind these works. Meet near the entrance of Footscray Library, 56 Paisley Street, Footscray.

RSVPs for Walking Tour

Important Details:

Please dress appropriately for an hour of walking (ie. comfortable shoes).

If you have accessibility requirements to attend, please contact Maribyrnong Arts & Culture on (03) 9688 0200 or

If the weather is unsuitable for a walking tour and outdoor event, attendees will be advised of alternative arrangements.

Express an Interest in Future Walking Tours

The walking tour has a limited capacity. If all spaces have booked out when you attempt to RSVP, please email to express your interest in future walking tours.

Learn more about Maribyrnong Arts & Culture's StreetWORKS Street Art Program at this link.

Image: Detail from Abundance by Katherine Gailer. Photograph by Nicole Reed.


  • Saturday, 17 August 2024 | 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Saturday, 31 August 2024 | 04:00 PM - 05:15 PM


Meeting point will be near the entrance to Library (near ArtsBox container)

Footscray Library, 56 Paisley St, Footscray, 3011, View Map

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