Today | Wednesday 1st October 2014..
Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne
Dine for LifeDine for Life is an Australian not for profit fundraising charity with a vision to end human trafficking and the exploitation of women and children globally.
A dining experience unique to any other, Dine for Life hosts annual events, where guests..
Girls Night In | Cancer CouncilJoin the 50,000 Victorian women attending a Girls Night In this October and turn a get together with the girls into a powerful fundraiser for Cancer Council Victoria to support women facing cancer.
Girls Night In is a great excuse to spend time wi..
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School Holiday Guide | SpringOur exclusive guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 20 to October 5, 2014.
Keep the kids active and busy these school holiday's with these fabulous idea's.
All Day Holiday Acti..
Avenel Maze | OpenAvenel 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..
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Circus Latino | Airport WestCircus Latino is a dynamic and exciting show that thrills and captivates audiences of all ages.
Featuring talented performers from Argentina and Australia, you will be amazed at our daring aerial acts, marvel at the tricks performed with fire, ho..
Circus Royale | CorioCircus Royale is a totally professional traditional circus staged in a luxury tent featuring International circus stars.
High wire walkers, swing trapeze, clowns, acrobats, sabateco dancers, drummers, jugglers, contortion. A total of 6 humane ani..
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Anthony Jeannot is Unaccept-a-bubbleA comedy show about life, love and bubbles.
I want to talk to you about stuff that’s important to me. Stuff like love, and how it shapes our lives, a little bit about hope and how hard it is to hang on to, and a lot about bubbles and how awesome ..
Arj Barker: Keeper or CrapperJoin Arj Barker for an hour of future classics! Some call it a work-in-progress. He calls it… Arj Barker: Keeper or Crapper 2014.
Returning to one of his favorite festivals, Arj invites you on his journey to uncover some brand new comedy gold! Be..
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CLICK 14 Art Prize | Open CallOpen call photography exhibition
All themes, framed or unframed. Must be photographic (but can be manipulated).
All work must be 80x80cm or less (including frame).
Enter up to 8 entries, all will be hung.
Interstate and International Arti..
Minecraft CompetitionThe Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E) is giving 18 year olds and under a chance to participate in one of Australia’s freshest latest hottest competition, a chance to play Minecraft, and win prizes!
Minecraft users, or “want to be”..
Gary AllanPalais Theatre, Chugg Entertainment presents
with the Mavericks and Blackjack Billy
Wednesday, 1st Oct 2014
CALIFORNIAN OUTLAW SINGER-SONGWRITER GARY ALLAN ANNOUNCES TOUR WITH US COUNTRY FRINGE-DWELLERS THE MAVERICKS
Rob Potts Ent..
Lisa Crawley & Hannah Rosa @ Wesley AnneHANNAH ROSA + LISA CRAWLEY + HOLLOW DRUMS
Wednesday 1st October
Lisa Crawley is a New Zealand born (now Melbourne based) songwriter and musician. She will performing songs from albums 'All In My Head', 'Everything That I Have Seen' al..
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Barbie Secret Door High TeaTo celebrate the upcoming release of ‘Barbie™ and the Secret Door’ on DVD join us for a magical high tea at Aria Lounge.
Sweet treats include tiara cupcake, secret door cookie, castle marshmallow cone, fruit magic wand, flower power quiche, rainbo..
Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & ShowBloodbath is an insane bouillabaisse of aerial acrobatics, suicide circus, mind-warping optical illusions and gender-bending, tummy clutching comedy!
Bloodbath - The Show
Submerge your senses and dive in for an evening of sensuous burlesque, slic..
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Red Bull Flying BachATA Allstar Artists presents
Red Bull Flying Bach
Classical meets breakdance in this highly anticipated ‘come-Bach’
Following sell-out shows in 2013, Red Bull Flying Bach returns to Melbourne as part of a national tour.
Shattering the bound..
Exhibitions | Art & Photo
Art of the TableExquisitely decorated porcelain plates surrounded by cutlery and highlighted with sparkling glassware – a well-laid dining table can be a work of art.
An exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria, Art of the Table, explores dining practices ..
Bad Aboriginal Photography3 September 2014 to 7 October 2014
Bad Aboriginal photography is an exhibition of cheeky work by three Indigenous Australian artists: Brenda L Croft, Destiny Deacon and Tracey Moffatt.
In different ways they each venture into the badlands of s..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | OpenOpen daily 10am to 5pm
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, screen film festivals, live events, creative worksh..
Australia Will Be ThereAustralia Will Be There: Victorians in the First World War (1914-1919)
Through historical photographs and personal stories, this
exhibition will present the chronology of the First World War
(1914-19) and provide the opportunity to discover the ..
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Australian Tap Dance Festival 2014Melbourne will again become the tap dance hub in the southern hemisphere.
We believe everyone should know the incredible feeling of watching or participating in tap dance!
The festival is bringing the tap community and public together to lear..
Coburg Carnivale 2014Tuesday 30 September - Saturday 4 October 2014
Victoria Street Mall and Coburg Library
Coburg Carnivale is on again...only a little bit different and twice as nice!
Join us from Tuesday 30 September - Saturday 4 October to participate in the..
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Films | Festivals & Showing
Lavazza Italian Film FestivalThe biggest Italian Film Festival in the world outside Italy.
Bringing a dash of Mediterranean romance to 15 superb Palace locations from mid-September to late October, the Festival's 15th edition will premiere 34 show-stopping new features and d..
Melbourne CinémathèqueThe Melbourne Cinémathèque hold screenings every Wednesday night at ACMI.
The Melbourne Cinémathèque makes a diverse range of international cinematic landmarks and rarities, including cult, experimental, documentary, silent and short films access..
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FREE Fitness @ Fed SquareGet Active with a FREE Fun Group Circuit-Based Workout
Federation Square Amphitheatre
Join workouts led by health coaches and fitness instructors from Healthy Lifestyle Lounge. These classes aim to help city workers keep fit and healthy. Fitness..
Free Walking Group @ The GlenShoppers To Stride It Out At The Glen
The free fitness group runs every Wednesday morning from 7.45am and aims to encourage locals to get active in a fun and safe environment.
Led by an accredited personal trainer and sponsored by Rebel Sport ..
Historical Locations & Tours
Barwon Park Mansion | OpenHistoric Barwon Park Mansion is an imposing bluestone mansion built in the 1860s for Thomas Austin its first owner. The property comprised 12000 hectares and was noted for its sheep and horses.
Open every Wednesday and Sunday 11am to 4pm.
Blood on the Southern CrossStill 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..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General
Brunswick MarketWalk into 661 Sydney Road and walk into another experience that is hidden from the street – BRUNSWICK MARKET - a range of fresh food and products opens up to you as you browse the aisles, including:
-:- fresh meat, chicken, fish;
-:- a mini sup..
Caribbean Gardens and MarketCaribbean Gardens and Market have been operating since the 1965 when it started with only a handful of traders selling wares from their car boots and water ski shows.
Today the market on the shores of Lake Caribbean has grown into one of the large..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
CERES Organic Food & Craft MarketThe CERES organic Market and Grocery and Coffee stall are now open 7 days a week.
We have live, local bands every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday mornings between 9-12. The craft market is on every Saturday morning and, coming soon, Sunday morning..
Footscray MarketFootscray Market is a large indoor market with a large range of produce and general goods opposite Footscray Railway Station.
This frenetic covered food market is laden with seductive produce: you'll find lotus flowers, pigs' ears, coriander and ..
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All in a Day's WorkThe collection over 8,000 items gathered from companies hospitals donations and exchanged with other anaesthetic collections.
After a six month closure for relocation and redevelopment of the exhibition, the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic Hi..
ANZ Banking MuseumThe ANZ Banking Museum is housed in the lower ground floor of the 'Gothic Bank' at 380 Collins Street, Melbourne.
It was first opened in May 1985 to commemorate the 15Oth anniversary of the granting of a Royal Charter to the Bank of Australasia, ..
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Sustainability Drinks | MelbourneSustainability Drinks emerged with a casual get together of ten people and now, 5 years on, offers an environment which nurtures and fosters the sharing of sustainability success stories and hosts up to 200 people each month.
In Melbourne, the ev..
NotaClub's Ultimate Social EventThe Ultimate Social Event - EVERY Wednesday 7:00pm
Everyone is welcome to this 'over 40's' social event for good socialising' at the Racecourse Hotel 895 Dandenong Road East Malvern from 7 pm.
This social event has been every Wednesday for nea..
Performing Arts | Theatre
10 Things You Can't Do On StageThey made rules. We saw challenges.
Ever wondered what you're NOT supposed to do on stage, and why?
What happens if you break the Top Ten Rules?
What type of madness and mayhem ensues?
Jak and Coby plan to find out!
This innovative brand ..
7 | National Institute of Circus ArtsThe National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) is excited to present 7, a gripping triple bill performed by its second year students.
The show will be part of the 2014 Melbourne Fringe Festival from September 24 to 27 and October 1 to 4 at the custo..
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RASV Championship Cat Show 2014To be conducted under the auspices of the Royal Argricultural & Horticultural Society of Victoria Inc, in conjunction with the Governing Cat Council of the Cat Fancy of Victoria & Australia (GCCFV).
N i c h o l a s P a v i l i o n ( 18 - Dog Pavi..
Celebrating 50 years of Forest Hill ChaseCelebrating 50 years of Forest Hill Chase
We’re mighty proud to say that our centre has been part of local life since 1964!
From Monday 22nd September – Saturday 11th October Forest Hill Chase Shopping Centre will be celebrating its 50th birth..
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Seminars | Lectures | Talks
D-Day Landings | Dr Mark JohnstonTo commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings on 6 June 1944, Dr Mark Johnston discusses the largest seaborne invasion in history.
Involving more than 150,000 Allied troops, including 3,000 Australians, the invasion of Normandy began ..
Technology Enhancement | Professor Marcus WiganOctober Monthly Luncheon
Come and hear Professor Marcus Wigan speak on 'Technology Enhancement - A full role for the elderly' at Graduate House's monthly luncheon.
Emeritus Professor Marcus Wigan has had a varied career ranging from a DPhil in..
Eureka Skydeck 88 | OpenCreated 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 | OpenFederation 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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Australian Transplant Games 2014Melbourne, September 26 – October 4, 2014
First held in 1988, 1500 competitors and supporters expected More than 20 sports played, including athletics, swimming, cycling and tennis Participants must have had a life-saving transplant or be on a wa..
Audience Required | TV ShowsTelevision shows seeking studio audiences in Melbourne...
Join the audience of the following television shows:
ABC - not at present
Channel 7 - not at present
Channel 9 - Millionaire Hot Seat | *FREE* Tickets
- AFL Footy Show - No tick..
Millionaire Hot Seat | FREE TicketsMILLIONAIRE HOT SEAT
STUDIO AUDIENCE TICKETS
Channel 9 would like to invite you to join our Studio Audience in 2014
for the recording of Millionaire Hot Seat with Eddie McGuire!
*Cash Prize givaways including a $500 prize! * Footy Show Au..
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A Very Fine Yarn | Creswick Woollen MillsThe 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 ..
African Food TourAFRICAN FOOD TOUR
Join this 3 hour Melbourne African food tour and discover the unique blend of Indian, French, British, Egyptian and Turkish flavours that the cuisine is known for while taking in the sights and sounds of all the city's famous lan..
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Comedy Trivia @ Wharf HotelFrom 6.30pm, every Wednesday, Quiz Meisters Comedy Trivia at The Wharf Hotel.
Hilarious challenges and mind-bending questions in a relaxed and social setting, Port Side at The Wharf Hotel.
$10 pizzas available all night!
Get a team together,..
FAME TriviaFAME Trivia runs trivia nights Monday through Thursday full of questions, music and audience participation that creates a competitive and fun-filled environment.
Mondays Time Host
Arcadia Hotel, South Yarra 8:00 PM Louise Crawford
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Creativity Australia | With One VoiceNo matter what age you are or what language you speak, singing offers opportunities to learn, grow, and express who you are. Share the joy of song at your local With One Voice choir.
There are no auditions – everyone is welcome! Rehearsals are led..
Psychic & Mediumship Development CircleIf you've ever wanted to explore your psychic and mediumship abilities, this is your chance to do so in a safe, supportive and loving environment with experienced and extensively trained tutors at Woodlands Sanctuary, just 5 minutes from Lilydale.
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
a3 - Australian Arts Alive Holiday ProgramJoin us at the a3 Holiday Program in October!
Our talented team of singing, dance and drama instructors are excited to present the a3 - Australian Arts Alive Holiday Program.
Girls and boys will have fun in our creative, engaging and nurturing..
AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday ProgramHoliday Program (Sport Camp)
September 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30
October 1, 2, 3.
Sports Holiday Program, Its the most fun your child can have in one day!
Designed for the serious and not so serious sport star.
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events
NavaratriSeptember 29 - October 3
Navaratri ** - Hindu
Waqf al Arafa - Hajj Day * ** - Islam
Religious days and holidays for 2014 celebrated in Melbourne.
Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian
Ballarat Wildlife ParkThe Ballarat Wildlife Park is the brainchild and dream of Mr Greg Parker who moved to Ballarat to open his own Wildlife Park based upon his love of Australian native animals and reptiles and his extensive experience in the zoo industry. The Park open..
Bundoora Park Children's Farm | OpenBundoora Park Children's Farm is part of Cooper's Settlement located in Bundoora Park.
Families can visit and experience a real life urban farm. Urban farm presents an authentic farm experience with a variety of animals to touch and hold.
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