Eltham in the Shire of Nillumbik is less than 25 kilometres north-east of Melbourne.
The annual Eltham Jazz & Blues Heritage Festival on Australian Day weekend is one of the premier jazz and blues events in Melbourne. Eltham Town Festival is the annual festival for Eltham held in November. Saturday in Eltham Town Square is followed by evening entertainment and fireworks in Alistair Knox Park. All day fun and entertainment on Sunday in Alistair Knox Park.