Today | Thursday 4th June 2015..
What's happening today..
|Big Freeze at the 'G for MND|
Big Freeze at the 'G for MND: Donate to freeze Ross Stevenson!
Ross Stevenson has been nominated to freeze himself and MND in front of a big crowd at the MCG.
But we need YOU to help make it happen!
Nominated by Triple M host Luke Darcy, the..
|Khali Kamra (The Empty Room)|
Depilex Smileagain Foundation presents - Khaali Kamra - The Empty Room by Feryal Gauhar
First ever Pakistani theatrical performance, in Melbourne, on violence against women, by international actor and UN Goodwill Ambassador Feryal Gauhar.
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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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|Commedia Dell Parte | Stand Up Comedy|
Thursday 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 ..
|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 ..
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Community 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..
Competitions | Challenges & Games
|ACYA VIC Bilingual Language Competition 2015|
Registrations are now open for the 2015 Bilingual Language Competition.
The inaugural ACYA VIC Bilingual Language Competition (BLC) will provide a platform for Victorian tertiary students to showcase their language ability and cultural understandi..
|EC Ping Pong Comp|
EC Ping Pong Comp
First Thursday of every month from 7:30pm:
EC Ping Pong Comp
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INFECTIOUS UNEASE RADIO
THE RANDY DRAGON BAR
A night of live DJ’s presenting an eclectic range of music styles including dub, liquid dub, electronic, tech house, house, indietronica, down tempo, trip hop, and electr..
|Balaclava Hotel Open Mic|
Open 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 ..
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|Aperitivo Hour | High Society|
Drink in style at High Society
From Tuesday to Friday between 5pm and 7pm join us for a refreshing Aperitif and escape the after work rush. Enjoy our hidden charismatic bar overlooking Bourke Street with a meticulously crafted Ca..
|Arrosto della Nonna | Roast Collection 2015|
Roast Collection 2015 - Arrosto della Nonna!
Beat the cold Melbourne weather with our Nonna’s roast!
Try a signature roast every week served with winter veg & paired with Victorian red wine
1st – 7th: Otway Pork
8th – 14th: Saltbush Lamb
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
|1915 Revisited — A Collection in Residence|
1915 Revisited — A Collection in Residence
16 May 2015 to 16 August 2015
In May 1915, almost twenty years after its founding, the Geelong Art Gallery opened the doors of its permanent home in Johnstone Park: a purpose-built gallery for the displa..
|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..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
|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..
|Alice's Wonderland | A most curious adventure|
A most curious adventure
Alice's Wonderland Daily, 21 Mar - 1 Nov 2015
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Jump down the rabbit hole into a magical, bizarre and fascinating world of illusion and mystery!
Alice's Wonderland is an interactiv..
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|Swing Into Winter at The Glen|
Local shoppers are invited to celebrate the arrival of winter - in swinging style - with the unveiling of a sky-high, fashion installation at The Glen Shopping Centre.
Debuting on Monday 27 April for a limited six-week appearance, the stylish sh..
|Melbourne International Jazz Festival|
29 May - 7 June 2015: taking place over the first two weekends of June, enjoy world-class jazz in the iconic venues of Melbourne
The 2015 line-up will feature around 100 acts performing across Melbourne’s unique jazz venues like Bennett's Lane Jaz..
|Neon Festival of Independent Theatre 2015|
EON returns for its third year, celebrating Melbourne’s dynamic independent theatre scene as five companies present their work, their way.
MKA's Double Feature
by Tobias Manderson-Galvin & Morgan Rose
14-24 May 2015
Yes Way, We Made Australia..
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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..
|Little Big Shots: Film Festival for Kids|
Little Big Shots is Australia's major annual and traveling kid's film festival featuring a handpicked selection of the best short films from around the world.
Made for kids, and sometimes even by kids, this year's program is packed with award win..
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|FREE EXERCISE CLASS! Pregnancy and Post Natal|
mishfit mothers™ is a program that teaches women a series of skills over 10 weeks to ensure that pelvic floor and deep core muscles are being recruited correctly while exercising.
Our aim is for all our clients to take this education and apply it..
|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..
|Rotary Club of Collingwood|
Rotary 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.
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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..
|High Tea - Hopetoun Tea Rooms|
High Tea is served in Victorian splendour 7 days a week. Nowhere else in Melbourne's City Business District can you find a more charming setting and atmosphere than the Hopetoun Tea Rooms.
Our High Tea is served on a 3-tiered stand & is prepared..
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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
Walk 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 Market|
The 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 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'..
|CERES Organic Food & Craft Market|
The 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 Work|
The 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 Museum|
The 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 Restoration|
You 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..
|Date Night | Jazz & Cocktail Night|
Date Night is free when you book in advance.
We all know Thursday is the new Friday.
This hidden gem in the heart of the city, near all transport and cheap midweek parking, Xiang is hosting a night of jazz and cocktails in the most glamorous of s..
★ ★ GETTING LUCKY IN 2015 ★ ★
Brought to you by the well known agency Lucky Ent., Thursday nights will be jam packed full of your favourite Lucky Artists, not short of themes and crazy Thursday night antics - get ready to m..
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Performing Arts | Theatre
Australia’s hottest new creative team, Helpmann Award winning Dean Bryant and Andrew Hallsworth stage a brand new production of Cole Porter’s de-lightful and de-lovely musical ANYTHING GOES.
This smash hit musical comedy, ANYTHING GOES sets sail..
Gertrude Opera present Curlew River by Benjamin Britten
Gertrude Opera’s second Culture Project, connecting opera with stories of social justice and humanitarian issues of our time, takes a Benjamin Britten Church Parable loosely based on a mediev..
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|Talbot Avenue Pop Up Shop|
Talbot Avenue Activewear Pop Up Shop Now Open! 4 weeks only!!
Where: 1250 High St, Armadale
When: 25th May - 24th June
Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-6pm, Saturday 10am-5pm
A hybrid of fitness and lifestyle apparel, Talbot Avenue has been desi..
|Info Session: Settlement & Separation Options|
Leaving a relationship?
Thinking of separating?
Want to know what your options are?
Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (Family Mediator) Elisa Turco will provide information and examine the pros and cons of the following dispute r..
|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..
|The Collector | Auction Night|
With 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 Now|
What 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 | 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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|Midweek Raceday @ Pakenham Racing Club|
Racing @ Pakenham Racing Club
Polytrack Grand Opening
May 26 Tue
Don't miss this historic moment in time. Be here to experience the first raceday on the new world-class Polytrack synthetic track.
Jun 04 Thu
|Curatorial Floor Talk | Miss Fisher's Costume Exhibition|
Curatorial Floor Talk
Join the National Trust curators for a guided tour of the exhibition. Find out how the exhibition was developed, what happens behind the scenes and ask as many questions as you can think of!
|Rags to Riches - Melbourne Success Stories|
Join us at Collins234 Boutique Place
4th June, 5:30 - 8:30pm
Come along and enjoy canapes and beverages while you hear these Melbourne success stories. Indulge in the candy bar buffet, be entertained by our Jazz Trio - Jazz Lab, plus receive gift..
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|AFL Footy @ Channel 9|
Channel 9 coverage of the 2015 A.F.L. Football season.
Nine footy shows include..
--> Footy Classified (Monday),
--> Footy Show (Thursday)
--> The Sunday Footy Show (Sunday) Luke Ball will be joining the panel this year.
--> TAC Cup: Fut..
|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 ..
|Butter Factory Tours|
Housed in the original red brick butter factory dating back to the early 1900's we have created a welcoming atmosphere with a retail area for butter sales and tastings and a quiet spot for coffee and cake.
Tours of the factory are held every Thur..
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FAME 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 Night|
Funky 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
|Craft Reclaimed Workshops|
Craft Reclaimed workshops
Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Held in conjunction with the Craft Reclaimed exhibition, Barb Porter is running a series of craft workshops, leading you through a wide range of skills.
2 one hour workshops daily, un..
|Olympic Figure Skating Club Skate School|
Learn to ice skate at the Olympic Ice Skating Centre
Keep active! Stay healthy! Be happy!
Professional Accredited coaches
All levels from beginners to advanced
$17 including lesson, skate hire, rink entry and ice time
Cheaper multi-entry opt..
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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..
|Parent and Child Super Sessions|
Jumpdeck Trampoline Park have introduced a $10 p/h entry for parents and children to have unlimited use of the trampoline park and brand new indoor Children s adventure play area for three hours.
Meet like minded people, exercise, have fun and tir..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events
|Corpus Christi | Catholic Christian|
Corpus Christi - Catholic Christian
All Saints - Orthodox Christian
Religious days and holidays for 2015 celebrated in Melbourne.
Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian
Feast of St Basil - Orthodox Chr..
|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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