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Iced Tea Party | LymphoedemaThe Iced Tea Party is a refreshing, fun and easy way to get together with friends this summer and help raise money for lymphoedema!
No need for a heated argument in the boardroom – keep cool this summer and host your Iced Tea Party™ at the office..
No Tan JanThe Warwick Foundation is Australia's first and only organisation focused on supporting 18 - 40 year olds with cancer.
Sadly, melanoma is the most common cancer for this age group and we want that to change! That’s why we’ve introduced No Tan Jan...
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Adventure Park | OpenVictoria’s biggest and most exciting theme park Adventure Park is opening its gates for another supercharged summer!
If you have any questions please call us on (03) 5250 2756
Bundoora Park | OpenBundoora 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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Circus Latino | MeltonCircus 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..
TOTEM | Cirque Du SoleilSince its World Premiere in 2010, more than 3 million people across 25 cities worldwide have been mesmerized by the intimacy and beauty of TOTEM, winner of the 2013 Drama Desk Award for Unique Theatrical Experience.
Featuring a cast of 45 acrobat..
Chevrons | Open Mic ComedyWhere comedy earns its stripes
Thursdays & Fridays at 8:30
Each week we find the best up-and-coming comedians around town, mix in some established names looking to polish new material and present them to you in a neat little package.
See the n..
Commedia Dell Parte | Stand Up ComedyThursday Night Comedy at The George Lane Bar, 1 George Lane, St Kilda.
Every week we feature established Stand Up Comedians along side Melbournes best up and coming comedy stars.
Commedia Dell Parte at The George Lane Bar feature up and coming ..
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Creative CornerCommunity radio program on 88.9 WYN FM.
Segments include Book Chat (1st Thursday of the month)
Curtain Call (2nd & 3rd Thursday of the month)
A modern Arts show with great music and guests.
If you would like to be a guest please e-mail ta..
My Summer in Docklands | Video Competition Get recording for your chance to win a holiday to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi!
Bring your camera or phone with video capability and get filming – with a brief to capture Docklands in Summer.
Entry is free and open to all ages with the grand prize bei..
Balaclava Hotel Open MicOpen mic night every Thursday at Balaclava Hotel.
Every Thursday from 7:30pm!
Host: Erik Parker
Registration from 7pm
Feel free to come along even if you don't accompany yourself.
Spontaneous jams ..
Carpe Diem | Acoustic SessionsTucked away just off Chapel St, Carpe Diem for love of live music, quirky cocktails and a Happy Hour for everyone from 4-7pm daily.
With three unique dining areas, Carpe Diem has become a highly sought after venue for corporate, private & wedding ..
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Australian Open Tennis | Early Bird DiningCelebrate Australian Open Tennis with a sumptuous 2 or 3-course dinner in felt restaurant, walking distance to all the action.
Throughout the Australian Open Tennis Tournament felt restaurant, located within the elegant surrounds of Hotel Lindrum,..
Australian Open with a Buffet Breakfast Enjoy a traditional Australian full buffet breakfast at Alice’s Restaurant.
Buffet includes: Variety of sliced breads, mini pastries, fruits, cereals, yoghurt, bircher muesli, bacon, sausages, eggs, tomatoes, baked beans, pancakes, hash browns, fr..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
13 Frames of Mind - Photography ExhibitionCATC Design School (Melbourne Campus) is proud to announce the forthcoming photography exhibition
13 Frames of Mind
Opening: 6pm Thursday 11 December 2014
Venue: CATC Design School, 595 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Vic
Albert Tucker and the Mystery of H. D.13 September 2014 - 15 February 2015
After being told that the paintings had belonged to Professor Alfred Henry Tipper, Tucker traced Tipper’s last place of residence, where he found a further three paintings in the showman’s old cart in the back ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
Bohemian MelbourneArtist, rebel, hippie, hipster?
Revealing Melbourne’s enduring counter-cultures, Bohemian Melbourne celebrates a who’s who of creative free spirits through their art and the bohemian legacy that has shaped the character of this city.
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Melbourne International Jazz Festival | Summer SessionsOur Summer Sessions program brings you world-class jazz in January, building on the growing success of the main Festival in June.
In 2015 over 6 nights, Bennetts Lane Jazz Club will play host to a series of intimate gigs including Belgian piano vi..
Midsumma Festival 201518 January — 08 February 2015 | Midsumma, Melbourne’s biggest LGBTIQ festival is back with a jam-packed program including parties, exhibitions and even free sailing lessons.
Midsumma Festival has been held annually since 1988. Melbourne's Queer c..
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Films | Festivals & Showing
ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | OpenAustralian 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..
IMAX Melbourne RefurbishmentIMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen.
What's showing at IMAX this week | next 7 days!
What's On & Bookings
IMAX Melbourne Refurbishment
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Alma Doepel Restoration SiteThe 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..
Rotary Club of CollingwoodRotary Club of Collingwood meets Thursday at 12-30pm for 1-00 pm Leinster Arms Hotel, 66 Gold Street Collingwood 3066.
The Rotary Club of Collingwood distributes the “The Original” Plum Pudding, Whisky Cake and Shortbread Biscuit Project.
High Tea & Traditional Tea
Afternoon Tea at the WindsorThe 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..
High Tea @ Park Hyatt MelbourneIf you are wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of our busy city centre, take a leisurely stroll up through the Paris End of Melbourne to the luxurious Park Hyatt for their delicious High Tea. The Park Hyatt boasts the largest hotel room accommod..
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Historical Locations & Tours
Cooks' Cottage | Open & ToursCooks' Cottage is rebuilt in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook discoverer of Australia.
Monday to Sunday: 9am to 5pm
Cooks' Cottage is not open Christmas Day.
Last visitor admitted 4...
Cooper's Settlement | OpenCooper's Settlement is open 7 days a week all year round.
Cooper's Settlement is located within the largest park in the Northern suburbs Bundoora Park.
When you visit the Settlement you can experience a variety of activities that children will ..
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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..
Clayton Campus MarketThe Clayton campus market takes place every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in the courtyard at the northern end of the Campus Centre (building 10) at Clayton campus.
A wide variety of stalls and products encompassing everything from clothing, fru..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
Camberwell Fresh Food MarketProduce 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'..
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..
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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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B-24 Liberator Bomber RestorationYou are invited to call in and see the great restoration work being carried out on the B-24 Liberator by the many volunteers on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays between the hours of 9:30am and 3:30pm.
Restoring Australia's only surviving B-24 Liber..
ThoughtWorks | Open Office EveningThoughtWorks is a software company and a community of passionate, purpose-led individuals. We think disruptively to deliver technology to address our clients' toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive..
Melbourne Social Drinks NightMelbourne Social End of Year Drinks @ Word Lounge
Word Lounge Bar, 14 Goldie Place, Melbourne
** Open to everyone to enjoy end of year drinks, please note that this special event is on Saturday night. Members - Please arrive before 7.30 to rece..
Performing Arts | Theatre
AdolescentMichael Griffiths isn’t going to let turning 40 stop his prolonged adolescence.
His REALLY prolonged adolescence. In his new cabaret Griffiths recalls falling in love, why he can’t go ten pin bowling and how touring in jukebox musicals has happi..
Affluenza in Midsumma'Highly entertaining... a stunning voice'
'Hannagan's writing is superb'
'Leaves you in awe'
In Affluenza Will Hannagan transforms from kale-crunching North Fitzroy twat to Hollywood golden boy gone b..
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Service dog and program for PTSD | Free EveningYou are invited to a free information night.
THE CENTRE FOR SERVICE AND THERAPY DOGS AUSTRALIA (CSTDA) is focused on working with specifically trained dogs within mutually defined programs to assist those suffering with post traumatic stress disor..
Cheeky Rascal Cider | Pop-Up CellarRoll up, roll up for a ‘cheeky’ pop-up urban
The cheeky team over at Rebello are up to their old tricks again, coming up with innovative ways to get you tasting some seriously good cider.
This time they’re rolling up the garage door, stocking ..
Cupcake Central | Pop Up Bar Cupcake Central in collaboration with N2 Extreme Gelato is hosting a Pop Up Bar at Melbourne Central for the Summertime. Bringing to you unique nitrogen gelato cupcake creations that will leave your mouth watering.
We will be sticking around unt..
Grow It LocalGrow It Local is a project that celebrates backyard, balcony, community and windowsill food farming.
The only thing better than growing your own food is eating it, and having a Top Melbourne chef cook it up for you is the sweetest carrot of all.
MPavilion final weeks! A cheat sheet...The final weeks of our program are here and we're not wasting a single sunny day. Or a rainy one for that matter. Want to catch a flick on an inflatable cinema screen? In need of a mind-de-cluttering morning meditation? Keen to help a certain Melbour..
The Collector | Auction NightWith 30 years of experience in the antique and collectables industry The Collector is the only auction house holding collectable auctions on a weekly basis.
Auctions held every Thursday evening at 6pm
We have lots of collectables this week to c..
Shopping Tour Gift Certificates | Gift It NowWhat a great gift idea..
A gift certificate for a Melbourne Shopping Tour.
The recipient will enjoy a great day of bargain shopping, with up to 55% off retail prices.
Just choose the gift certificate value that you want to purchase and tel..
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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AFC Asian Cup 2015The 16th AFC Asian Cup will be hosted by Australia from 9 to 31 January 2015.
Five cities will host 32 world class football matches over 23 days, culminating with a Final played in Sydney on 31 January 2015.
Australia VS Kuwait
Australian Open 2015 | Tennis19 January - 1 February 2015 - Melbourne Park
For 2 weeks every year there's nowhere tennis fans would rather be than Melbourne Park.
As the world's top tennis players hit town to stake their claim on the Australian Open trophies, fans flock ..
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Model Railways & Collectables | SwapmeetMelbourne's Premier Model Railway & Collectable Swap meets, Fairs, Sales & Exhibitions
We are not a shop but sell Model Railways and Collectables from Melbourne's best Model Railway Exhibitions, Fairs & Swap meets.
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 - not at present
- 7pm The Project
- Family Feud..
Australian Open | Channel 7 CoverageWatch all the action of the Australian Open includinng the men's and women's finals, live and free on Channel 7.
Comprehensive coverage of the Australian Open, Asia-Pacific Grand Slam where the biggest names in tennis clash for the first major of..
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Carlton & United Brewery TourCome behind the scenes at the home of Australia's favourite beers - Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Foster's and more...
Join our friendly guides for a fun and interactive tour of the country's largest brewery, where you can see how over 2 mill..
Fitzroy Pub CrawlDiscover Fitzroy's edgiest hidden venues on this dynamic new pub crawl where we explore live music bars, cocktail lounges and the hottest club Fitzroy has to offer. A free shot is provided at each of the four bars along with special drink deals and f..
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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
Funky Bunch Trivia NightFunky Bunch trivia nights in Melbourne...
Check out all the venues running weekly pub trivia nights in Melbourne.
Many take a short break over Christmas and new year but will be back in January. Give the venue a call before going...
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Salsa Dance Class | FreeThe Salsa Foundation
Come and try our FREE (Yes, that's right, FREE) Beginners Salsa Dance classes in Melbourne CBD!
The Salsa Foundation offers FREE beginners Salsa classes every week, Wednesday and Thursday nights from 5:30pm.
It's a great w..
With One Voice | Creativity AustraliaNo 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..
Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday ProgramIts the most fun your child can have in one day!
Designed for the serious and not so serious sport star.
Runs every day of the Victoria School Holidays
9am-1pm - $40 (4 hours), 9am-3pm - $50 (6 hours)
All Professional Accredited Coac..
Bentleigh Calisthenics EnrolmentsBentleigh 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..
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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..
Collingwood Children's Farm | OpenSituated on 7 hectares of land just 4 kms from Melbourne’s CBD the Collingwood Children’s Farm provides a unique educational and fun country experience for city folk.
Family Day - First Sunday of each Month
Farmers' Market - Second Saturday of e..
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