The Enterprise charted by John Pascoe Fawkner and John Lancey arrived in the Yarra River
Melbourne was declared a Municipality when the Municipal Corporation Act was passed.
The state library and the main building of the town hall had finished being constructed
The Royal Australian Mint is finished being built and has received the first telegraph from overseas
The Queen Victoria market opens and many shopkeepers begin selling foods and other goods
The first cable tram began operating as well as the Burke and Wills statue being moved to Spring street
St Vincent's Hospital is built and begins taking patients from the public
Opening of Federal Parliament in Melbourne at the Royal Exhibition Building. Melbourneis the seat of Federal Government until 1927.