SBS Hindi: Melbourne celebrates the festival of colours

Thousands gathered at Melbourne's Werribee Racecourse to celebrate the Indian festival of Holi.

It's that time of the year when thousands in Melbourne head to Werribee Racecourse for the Festival of Colours organised by Festivals of South Asia Inc. 

Along with Indian Australians, several members of other communities joined in the holi celebrations that have become an annual affair now. 

Labor MP Tim Watts, Marathon Runner Samantha Gash, Generate Worldwide CEO Erin Lynn joined in the celebrations with the Indian community of Melbourne.