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Romina was amazing. Highly recommend for all agree groups Thankyou!!! 😍

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Singer/guitarist to play Horses


Thanks Josh, Girls had a great night and your talent is fantastic. Thank you. Extremely positive experience.

Singer / Duo to perform


Awesome romina She was the best She dealt with all the kids and the parents.

This weekend Balloon artist or face painter wanted


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What does entertaining include?

Local entertainers can add a whole other element to your special party, corporate function, children’s party, or cultural event. They can add music, fun, magic, and activities to help create a fun, engaging atmosphere for your guests. Some popular entertainment options include:

Music & dancing

Every event needs music, so why not step things up a notch with live musicians and dancers? Stir emotions with a talented bagpiper, traditional drummers, or a folk guitarist and singer. Or get a DJ to mix some of the latest hits and get the dance floor going. Impress guests at your restaurant or party and hire belly dancers to mingle and dance amongst the tables. Your performers will engage the audience, encourage participation, and ensure your guests have an amazing time.

Balloons & face painting

When you’re looking to hire a children’s entertainer, you can’t go past a balloon artist and face painter. They’ll bring their own equipment, tools, and supplies, and get set up before the children arrive at the party or event. They’ll do their own setup and clean up when they’re finished. Your children’s entertainer may work for the whole of your event, or for 30-60 minutes in between other activities.

Clowns & characters

Create a special atmosphere at your next children’s party and make their dreams come true when their favourite characters turn up! A costume character entertainer or clown will do more than just get dressed up - they’ll spend the entire event acting in character to entertain and enchant guests. Characters are also a great way to add fun to your corporate event or even your business promotion!


No matter how big or small your party or event guests, they’ll love watching a magician perform tricks. Your magician will bring all their equipment and get set up ahead of time, staying in character any time a guest approaches. They’ll do a series of tricks as part of a magic show, which may include disappearing tricks, card tricks, illusions, and more. Many magicians will encourage audience involvement, moving about amongst tables, and requesting volunteers to participate. At the end of the show, they’ll pack everything up, taking care to minimise disruption to the rest of your event.

Recent Entertainment tasks in Melbourne

Classical singer


Essendon VIC, Australia

18th May 2024

I’m looking for a singer who is classically trained, at any level, to perform a few songs at a private house warming party.

Magician for roving entertainment


Richmond VIC, Australia

17th May 2024

Hi, I am having a housewarming and thought jt would be fun to have some roving entertainment with a magician - let me know if you are magical and are free :) Thanks

DJ Services - Party 28 June


Thornbury VIC, Australia

17th May 2024

Looking for a lively, fun and professional DJ to elevate my (50th - eek!) birthday party and get people dancing. Wanting someone with great taste - I don't want a full on club vibe, but neither do I want to regurgitate Gold FM favs - but that sweet spot of classy, relatable and good taste that sits in between (I know, this is super vague!!). If you can incorporate a little Italian house music or something even better (party is Italian themed). Date: Friday 28 June Timing: 4 hours Location: Thornbury Numbers: probably around 50 peeps No lighting or anything required. Likewise, no MCing required - just tunes and feel good dance vibes. Note - venue is upstairs with no lift

Dj 9-11pm tonight


Collingwood VIC, Australia

16th May 2024

DJ 2hours Birthday party - HIGH ENERGY CIRCUIT MUSIC 9-11pm

DJ for a party | Friday 14 June | Cremorne


Cremorne VIC, Australia

13th May 2024

DJ required for our annual Staff & Partner party. Venue: Cremorne Date: Friday 14 June Time: 7pm to midnight Music genre: background music until 9pm, then dance floor music (old and new school). We can guide on a few songs on a playlist - songs to get a party started! Own speakers and set up required.

DJ for 40th bday party


Cremorne VIC, Australia

4th May 2024

Need a DJ for a James Bond themed 40th bday party. Time will be from 7.30pm till 12.30 (5hrs). Venue has speakers set up so believe you can just plug in you gear and do your thing.

Quote for a DJ


Moonee Ponds VIC, Australia

29th Apr 2024

I'm looking for a DJ on 12 October 6 pm -11 pm Please submit your quotes.

Dj for a cocktail party, good music to get the party going


Fitzroy VIC, Australia

26th Apr 2024

Sunday 9th June 6pm - 11pm cocktail party at a venue in Fitzroy. Wanting party songs that include house, some rnb, current pop and dance songs with a few old classics. Important to have lively dance music and have everyone dance the night away. Any videos or social media clips of parties you have would be great to see. Thanks

DJ Headshots


Melbourne VIC, Australia

25th Apr 2024

Looking to get some professional DJ headshots done.

Dj for engagement party


Melbourne VIC, Australia

23rd Apr 2024

Hello, We are looking for a DJ for an engagement party. We prefer a DJ that can mix both Latin/Reggaeton music and 2000s R&B into a playlist. You must have your own equipment. $350 for 5hours. If this sounds like something, you can do, please shoot me a message. Please also share demo music or if you have an Instagram page or YouTube page.

DJ with Equipment for small gathering


Melbourne City, VIC, Australia

20th Apr 2024

3 hours Gig, $50 per hour. Need a DJ who can play Bollywood, Punjabi and popular English beats and kiddy songs too, for a small family gathering 1 pm to 4pm tomorrow, location St Kilda Road. You should bring your equipment there is ample space to setup

Artist- singer - dancer


Melbourne VIC, Australia

19th Apr 2024

We were performing for brand awareness. Need someone who can sing or play music . Melbourne city location

Dj for my 30th birthday


Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

18th Apr 2024

Looking for a Dj for my 30th birthday - Genre: slow jams, old school RnB 2000s,

Looking for a K pop or J pop Dj play in the night club, this Friday


Melbourne City VIC, Australia

8th Apr 2024

Hi, we are looking for a K&J pop DJ, preferably Originally for Korea or Japan, but not limited to. Our residential DJ is Sick so can’t actually attend the event. Long-term partnership is possible. Around 60mins to 90 mins

Kids entertainment


Clifton Hill VIC, Australia

7th Apr 2024

I’m looking for an entertainer for kids birthday party who would be able to perform either bubble show or face painting or be a balloon artist. Age group is 3 years old, 7 kids in total.

I need a DJ today for 3 hours


South Melbourne VIC, Australia

22nd Mar 2024

We’re having a rooftop party for the Grand Prix and need a DJ for 3 hours. You’ll need to bring all your own equipment

Jimmy was awesome would recommend him to anyone <3

Persian / Latin / Hip Hop DJ


Brunswick West VIC, Australia

20th Mar 2024

I’m looking for a DJ for my 40th Birthday. I like Spanish / Latin / Reggaeton music, Persian Music and hip hop / rnb. Party is at my house and DJ would be required from 7pm till midnight.

Face painting


Melbourne City VIC, Australia

1st Mar 2024

Looking for a face painter for an event. The event is in the CBD. The audience are mostly children, but could be adults too.. why not? We’re looking for designs such as those. Table and seats are provided , we will need the face painter with their equipment.

Jiyana did face painting during our event. She managed to organise crowds of children while she paints. She printed the designs that we agreed on as a menu for the children to choose from.

DJ needed - 30th birthday party melbourne


Middle Park VIC, Australia

26th Dec 2023

30th birthday DJ needed to spin a variety of music, starting 7pm at a venue in middle park, Victoria. Venue sound system provided just need your decks to plug in. Friday 16th of February 2024 setup at 6pm - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 16 February 2024

We just had Lauren DJ our 30th birthday party at our favourite venue and she smashed it out of the park! Highly recommend, Lauren was a pro on all aspects and also had a pro setup including lighting and mic. 5 stars. will book her again for any events in the future ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Makeup/face paint for a surrealist themed party costume


Parkville VIC, Australia

14th Dec 2023

I'm going to a party with the theme "Surrealist Spectaculare" and require someone to do some creative and bizarre makeup/face paint for a male costume. I'm not completely sure what I'll be wearing yet but I'm thinking about wearing a suit. I'm flexible on the location but prefer Melbourne inner suburbs. "The characteristics of surrealism include strange images or bizarre juxtapositions, unconsciousness as a valid reality, dream-like artwork or symbolic images, automatism techniques to create random effects, distorted figures or biomorphic shapes, depiction of perverse sexuality, and chance or spontaneity." - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 16 December 2023

Jiyana took on such a unique and creative task with this request and I'm so impressed with the outcome. She managed to include an incredible amount of detail and was committed to a high level of quality :)