We've joined forces with the TAC again to ask Melburnians to stand up for pedestrian safety, and keep their Heads up, Phones down! 

​The month long campaign will be rewarding pedestrians who are paying attention, making them the real VIP - the ​Very Intelligent Pedestrians​.

Research shows up to 40% of pedestrians might be distracted by mobile phones when crossing the road which could lead to some pretty serious injuries. 

That's why we haver to make sure Festival-goers stay focused on their surroundings and not their mobile phones when getting around. Remember, don't miss the laughs this Comedy Festival - put your phone away when you're on the street!

See how TAC and its road safety partners are making roads safer for vulnerable road users here.

Melbourne CBD activities during the Comedy Festival 

Life-sized flashing Green Man

Keep your eyes peeled for the LED Green Men and Women at Melbourne Town Hall from 6pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights throughout the Festival. They'll be out in force celebrating pedestrian safety and helping you pay attention whem you're crossing the road.

Win tickets to Comedy Shows from VIP Lollipop People

The VIP Lollipops will be rewarding great pedestrian behaviour with exclusive giveaways including free passes to comedy shows. Remember, stay pedestrain safe and keep off your phones for your chance to WIN! 

The Zebra Lounge @ Trades Hall

Once you've been seen across the road safely at Melbourne Town Hall, why not check out TAC's Zebra Lounge at Trades Hall. It's the place to relax between comedy gigs, get a photo with your mates, or try your luck on the spinning wheel for an instant prize!