Today | Saturday 25th April 2015..
Events listed below are happening in Melbourne today..
|ANZAC Day at The College Lawn|
Pop down to College Lawn this ANZAC Day, Saturday 25th, for a BBQ lunch in Melbourne’s best beer garden.
LIVE AFL all day
2 up from 12-1pm..
|ANZAC Day at The Golden Gate |
Anzac Day is always a special occasion, so come and join us to watch the Essendon v Collingwood match live on our screens.
We also have $10 steaks all day.
Game from 2.40pm.
For more information or to make a table booking, call us on (03) 9..
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|ANZAC Appeal 2015|
On ANZAC Day, ceremonies are held in towns and cities across the nation to acknowledge and remember the service of our veterans.
Most of the funds are raised through the sale of ANZAC badges, available in different denominations from $50 to $2 bea..
|Disconnect to Reconnect|
Disconnect from the internet between 7pm and 7am for 7 days
It’s simple - disCONNECT from your screens and spend the weekend reCONNECTing.
Ask your friends, family and workmates to sponsor your digital sacrifice and raise funds for Edmund Ric..
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|Avenel Maze | Open|
Avenel is a very different maze to those of England’s Hampton Court or France’s Palace of Versailles. For one thing it is set in a stunning Australian landscape overlooking through gum trees filled with cockatoos magpies and parrots the hazy Goulburn..
|Bundoora Park | Open|
Bundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family.
Cooper's Settlement is located in Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When yo..
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|Live Comedy @ Comic's Lounge|
Live comedy six nights per week.
The Comic's Lounge has live comedy Monday to Saturday with dinner before the show at 7pm and the laughs kick off at 8pm.
The Comic's Lounge is Australia's only 6 night a week live stand up comedy venue hosting ..
|Stand Up @ Last Laugh|
Stand Up @ Last Laugh Comedy Club at Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne.
Friday and Saturday nights are well known as comedy royalty with a who's-who of comedy, both local and international names.
Turn up just for a laugh or make a night of it with a..
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Competitions | Challenges & Games
|Lazarus | Zombie Apocalypse Survival Game|
Oz Apocalypse LAZARUS and BATTLE APOCALYPSE
The ‘in real life’ Zombie Apocalypse survival experiences LAZARUS and BATTLE APOCALYPSE have landed at the Melbourne Showgrounds.
For a strictly limited season – Thursday 16 April to Sunday 10 May – ..
|Baba Zula + Friends|
Baba Zula (Turkey), + Bashka (Australia/Turkey), DJ Murat Ertel, Casa La Mois DJ (pbs fm), Mondo Loco
@ MAX WATT”S (The Hi-Fi)
Saturday 25 April 9PM
Throughout 2015 Australia and Turkey are holding reciprocal cultural festivals to mark the cente..
|CHIME | Anzac Day Concert|
The CHIME Choir have been instrumental is the generation of The ANZAC Day Concert.
Held in iconic spaces across the City of Melbourne, the event aims to celebrate and remember those who have fought and laid down their lives for the freedoms, ideal..
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ANZAC DAY 2015
Open for Breakfast from 6am
Another one for the calendar. Join us on the river for a fantastic day of entertainment and activity.
Here's the beat:
~ Taps Pouring from Mid-day and the "Crafternoon" Pints for $10.
|ANZAC Day at The Vincent|
Join us as we raise a glass to those who served...
Saturday 25th April 2015
Collingwood vs. Essendon on multiple big screens throughout the venue
$4 pots of Mountain Goat and Carlton Draught...
AND all day dining from 12pm!..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
|21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000|
Heide Museum of Madern Art presents 21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000, exhibiting from 28 March - 14 June 2015.
Over 1500 artworks have been acquired by Heide since the turn of the century, from a small gem of a painting by Frank Hinde..
|Albert Tucker: The Truth in Masquerade|
Venue Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery
Curator: Linda Short
As a young artist in the 1940s Albert Tucker’s interest in popular culture drew him to Melbourne’s colourful entertainment venues. The Tivoli Theatre, Wirth’s Circus, and Luna ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
|125 Years of Kingswood College|
To celebrate its 125-year history, Kingswood College has opened its extensive archives to put together an exhibition of what schooling was like at the college from the 1890s to today.
Kingswood College traces back to New College, which opened on 4..
|A Golden Age of China Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795|
27 Mar 15 – 21 Jun 15
Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795 tells the story of China’s foremost art collector Qianlong Emperor, one of China’s most successful rulers and fourth emperor of the Qing dynasty (1644–1911).
This exhibition p..
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A Melbourne-wide Festival of art exhibitions forums and talks seeking to harness the creative power of the Arts to inform engage and inspire action on climate change.
ABOUT ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015
Art, culture, and environment are vital areas o..
|Bright Autumn Festival 2015|
2015 Dates | Friday 24th April to Sunday 3rd of May.
Gala Day is the 2nd of May
The Bright Autumn Festival celebrates two weeks of Autumn’s vibrant colours and produce in the valleys of the Victorian High Country.
Held in the last week of Apr..
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Films | Festivals & Showing
|ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open|
Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) located at the heart of Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square presents a vibrant annual calendar of award-winning exhibitions, films, talks, live events, creative workshops, education programs and collecti..
|Bridge Road Film Festival 2015|
FREE classic films in Richmond's classic Richmond Town Hall.
The Bridge Road Film Festival showing the Big Screen Classics will return April 11th 2015
Fashion Film Food
Book your free tickets online (below)
Screening dates & films
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|parkrun | Albert Park|
Albert parkrun is a FREE weekly 5km event for runners of all standards, which takes place every Saturday at 8am in Albert Park.
It is not a race against other runners, but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be, whether tha..
|parkrun | Diamond Creek|
Diamond Creek parkrun takes place
It is not a race against other runners but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be whether that's for fun or as part of a training plan.
It offers an opportunit..
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Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales
|Garage Sales on Today|
Use Gazza's Garage Sales list of Garage Sales to build a list of sales to visit.
Gazza's Garage Sales is Australia's best known list of garage sales showing adverts in every Australian state.
View Garage Sales in Melbourne - PC Web Site
|Alma Doepel Restoration Site|
The Alma Doepel is a three masted topsail schooner, Australian built and operated, being restored at Docklands by members of the Alma Doepel Supporter's Club.
The Alma Doepel Supporter's Club (ADSC) was founded in 1976 "to provide both physical an..
High Tea & Traditional Tea
|Afternoon Tea at the Windsor|
The Hotel Windsor in Melbourne has been serving traditional afternoon tea since 1883.
Our 5 star hotel in Melbourne serves its famous afternoon tea to your table on a three-tiered silver stand and consists of exquisite French pastries and finger s..
|Bakers' Classic High Tea Party|
You're invited to our Bakers' Classic Tea Party after your ANZAC services.
Our Bakers' Classic High Tea Party is all about bringing back the delicious, old school, rustic baking that reminds us of our childhood days...
Date: 25th April 2015 (Sa..
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Historical Locations & Tours
|Blood on the Southern Cross|
Still the Hottest Show in Town!
‘Blood on the Southern Cross’ is an explosive multi-million dollar sound-and-light show like nothing you’ve ever seen before!
The story of the Eureka Rebellion, a dramatic battle between gold miners and Governmen..
|Bundoora Homestead | Open|
Built in 1899 Bundoora Homestead is a magnificent Queen Anne style Federation mansion operating as a historic house art gallery and cafe.
Bundoora Homestead’s café offers a seasonal menu of fresh market and quality commercial produce. Set amidst h..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General
|Apollo Bay Market|
Every Saturday morning showcasing art, craft and produce of the Otways
The Apollo Bay Market is on most Saturdays throughout the year and provides and excellent opportunity for a pleasant morning with quality handmade wares, conversation, coffee f..
|Brimbank Community Market|
The Brimbank Community Market is open every Saturday and Sunday.
Brimbank Community Market is more than a traditional weekend market with a huge area devoted to entertainment, with a circus, amusements, children's play area, a traditional sumo wre..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
|Bentleigh Farmers' Market|
Reconnect with Victorian food producers and farmers direct at the new Bentleigh Farmers Market, proudly managed by the East Bentleigh Primary School/Parent Committee.
East Bentleigh Primary School was part of the Bentleigh market garden area unti..
|Camberwell Fresh Food Market|
Produce market selling meat, seafood fruit & vegetables. Great little market.
Fresh highest quality produce from fruit & vegetables, seafood, poultry, meats & sausages to gourmet selection of delicatessen items from 5 different deli, superb illy'..
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|Australian National Aviation Museum | Open|
The Australian National Aviation Museum contains the finest collection of Australian made and designed aircraft as well as the broadest collection with representative types covering the development of air travel and military aviation within Australia..
|Australian Railway Historical Society Museum | Open|
The Australian Railway Historical Society Museum in Williamstown North is open on Saturdays between 12 noon till 5pm.
Entry is $6.00 for Adults and $3.00 for children. Children under the age of 4 will be admitted Free.
Phone the Museum on (03) 93..
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|Open Gardens | Weekend|
Australia's Open Garden Scheme opens over 8,000 of Australia's best private gardens every weekend along with special gardening events.
There are open private gardens of every size, style and description. Old and young, large and small, from inner..
|Anzac Day Party Cruise 2015|
The Anzac Day Party Cruise 2015 features a magnificent 4 hour cruise on glorious Port Phillip Bay on the fully restored Victoria Star Party Boat with LIVE entertainment on two levels.
On the upper deck you will enjoy the best BLUES BROTHERS TRIBUT..
|Bring A Single | +1 Party|
Imagine being surrounded by cool like-minded single Melbournians up for some great conversation … This is not just another night at your local bar and there's absolutely no profile writing required…
How this all works?
This isn't a fancy dress ..
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Performing Arts | Theatre
|ABSINTHE by Spiegelworld|
Absinthe features outrageous comedy and a cast of wild and outlandish acts performing amazing feats of virtuosity within mere feet of the audience.
Inspired by the absinthe-drenched cabarets of late 19th century Europe, ABSINTHE is an adult-theme..
|All Shook Up | The Musical|
ALL SHOOK UP is a jukebox musical comedy inspired by the songs of the King of Rock and Roll: Elvis Presley. Set in a small town in Middle America in the 1950s the quiet community is turned on its head when a leather-jacketed roustabout rides into tow..
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|Dog Shows & Trials|
Dogs Victoria presents dog show and trials every weekend throughout Victoria..
All Breeds Show
For further events or to learn more about any of the listed disciplines or venues, please visit www.do..
|Anzac Day | Public Holiday 2015|
The next Public Holiday in Victoria is..
Anzac Day | Saturday 25 April 2015 ( 100 years) Public Holiday
2015 Victorian Public Holidays
Victoria celebrates the following holidays and long weekends:
All public holidays are accurate at the ..
|Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo|
Gorillas at Melbourne zoo have welcomed a new baby into the world.
The tiny western lowland gorilla is the seventh to be born at the zoo, but the first in 15 years.
The first-time parents are mum Kimya, originally from Sydney’s Taronga Zoo, a..
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|ANZAC Day 2015|
The 2015 ANZAC Day Dawn Service, marches and remembrance parade
takes place on Saturday 25th April 2015.
It was 100 years ago that our brave ANZAC sons landed at Gallipoli in an event that has gone onto shape Australia and its people.
|Remembrance Services @ The Shrine|
Remembrance Services held at the Shrine of Remembrance.
Remembrance Services on a Sunday, honour all units no longer able to make the pilgrimage to the Shrine.
Monthly weekday memorial services commemorate specific units and their efforts in c..
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|St Helens 7 Acres | Land For Sale|
Option to Purchase 7 Acres for Only $2,000 Deposit in St Helens Tasmania
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|The Conscious Closet | Clothing Sale|
All proceeds support charity Fitted for Work
*Pre-loved * New * Designer* Women’s Clothing & Accessory SALE!!
Clothing, accessories, handbags and shoes from brands such as Carla Zampatti, Jigsaw, Scanlan & Theodore, Perri Cutten, Alannah Hill, ..
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|Eureka Skydeck 88 | Open|
Created to reach for the sky nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring view of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere's highest viewing platform.
Skydeck 88 is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill ..
|Federation Square | Open|
Federation Square never closes
Melbourne's most prominent meeting place and unique cultural precinct brings together a creative mix of attractions museums and galleries and the finest of dining with its many restaurants cafes and bars.
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|Adelaide United v Melbourne City|
Melbourne City does not have any more home games in Melbourne this season.
Sun 19 Apr 2015, 05:00PM - nib Stadium
Perth Glory v Melbourne City FC
Sat 25 Apr 2015, 07:30PM - Coopers Stadium
Adelaide United v Melbourne City FC
|All Abilities Soccer at Ringwood|
Do you want to play soccer?!
Football Federation Victoria have partnered with Ringwood City Soccer Club and Special Olympics Victoria to launch a new All Abilities Soccer Team.
This is an exciting opportunity for people with a disability to c..
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|Art Behind the Wire | Curator's Talk|
As part of the 2015 National Trust Heritage Festival, Melinda Mockridge, curator of the award-winning 'Art Behind the Wire' exhibition, will be giving a curator’s talk at the Duldig Studio on 21 and 23 April and 5 and 7 May from 2.30pm- 4pm. Booking..
|AFL Footy @ Channel 7|
Seven coverage includes games on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.
An impressive range of commentators and specialists promising 'there will be more live football than ever before''.
Seven’s AFL match coverage includes Bruce McAvaney, Dennis C..
|AFL Footy @ Foxtel|
With unparalleled coverage of the AFL Premiership Season, FoxFooty on Foxtel is the place to be for every footy fan.
Watch every game of every round LIVE in HD with no ad-breaks siren to siren.
Plus excellent coverage, game reviews, statistical..
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|A Very Fine Yarn | Creswick Woollen Mills|
The Creswick Woollen Mills tourism experience “A Very Fine Yarn” showcases the journey of fibre; all the way from its source on the alpaca, through the manufacturing process and how it ends up on the shop shelf.
The exhibit gives a great insight ..
|Aradale Ghost Tour|
Aradale is Australia's largest abandoned lunatic asylum. Opened in 1867 as Ararat Lunatic Asylum, this building housed tens of thousands of people described as "Lunatics", "idiots" and "imbeciles" - some of them described as the worst lunatics in the..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Start to build your family tree in this workshop – learn the principles of family history, access research resources and tour the Family History collection. Recommended for beginners.
Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
|Bentleigh Calisthenics Enrolments|
Bentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2015 now.
We have places available in all age groups.
Ages 3 – 99 years
NEW STUDENTS WELCOME
Bentleigh Uniting Church Hall
497 Centre Road Bentleigh
To register your interest please..
Stretch your mind and muscles at Sportsworks!
Take the sporting challenge at Sportsworks and learn all about the science behind moving your body.
Race Cathy Freeman. Test your skill as an extreme snowboarder or a soccer goalkeeper. Measure your..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events
|Buddhist Class | Free|
FREE Buddhist Class every Saturday afternoon
This friendly and welcoming Buddhist class offers teachings, Dharma discussion and meditation to suit all levels and cultural backgrounds.
Drawing inspiration from the major Buddhist schools, this..
|Animal Land | Open|
We are now open Seven days a week.
Go you good thing
February Open Days
Open everyday from 1st Feb 2015
Gates open 10:00 for an 10:15 tour Monday to Friday
Gates open at 11:o0am for an 11:15 tour on Saturday’s and Sunday’s
Bookings are pre..
|Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open|
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is open everyday except Christmas Day
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