Today | Tuesday 29th July 2014..
Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne
Donate & Shop | The GlenMELBURNIAN'S TO DONATE AND SHOP FOR A CAUSE
With a change in season approaching, Melburnian's are encouraged to clear out their closet for a cause in support of The Glen Shopping Centre’s community initiative.
Following the success of last yea..
Buddies Circus Class LaunchBuddies class (Pre-junior child and adult buddy) Tues 1-2pm Launch July 29th!
Learn a wide range of Circus skills with your Pre-Junior (3-6) child at RUCCIS!
Book in to "Come'n'Try" for $10 and have a lot of fun with your little Buddy on the ..
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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Silvers Grand Magic Circus | CraigieburnSilvers Extravaganza is suitable for all ages includes the Phoenix Riders in the Globe of Death, the Wheel of Steel, aerial acts, clowns and the latest in Los Vegas illusions.
Established in 1976, Silver's Circus still travels Australia and provid..
Laughter at the RochesterFree comedy in the convenient location of Fitzroy.
On every Tuesday night from 8pm cheap drinks and the occasional drink vouchers provided to audience members.
The open mic comedy is free and has a mystery spot where you can put your name int..
Live Comedy @ Comic's LoungeLive 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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FECK:ART Competition: Call For EntriesMelbourne’s emerging artists are invited to submit erotic artworks for a chance to exhibit at the Melbourne Fringe Festival. With $5000 in cash prizes, the competition encourages artists to explore the diversity and nuance of eroticism.
Can art su..
Maritime Art Awards & Exhibition | Art PrizeSince 2002 the Mission to Seafarers Victoria maritime art prize has exhibited the work of over 700 artists and fast become recognised as Australia’s leading maritime art award. Prize money awarded to date has exceeded $129,000 and the organisation ha..
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Britney Spears: The CabaretNot so much a cabaret show as a cry for help, Britney Spears: The Cabaret has had acclaimed seasons in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival and will play at Chapel Off Chapel from 23 July - 10 August 2014.
Glee ClubGlee Club
The hippest sing-a-long choir in town
Tuesdays at 6:30
Glee Club is a choir that requires no audition and no commitment.
All you need to do is come along on a Tuesday night, get yourself a ticket and a drink from the bar, and join i..
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Chilean Wine Dinner4 Course Degustation with 6 wines
With guest speaker Stacey Sheppard from Utapped Fine Wines, Specialist South American Importer
Price is $120 per person.
Piqueos located on Rathdowne Street, Carlton North are hosting a Chilean Wine Dinner with ..
Christmas in July | The LanghamChristmas comes but once a year? Not at Melba Restaurant.
We are celebrating Christmas in July while the cold winds blow.
Indulge in festive roasts, puddings and other celebratory warming dishes.
- Roast leg of pork with ..
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Naked Peel - Master of Fine Art DanceNaked Peel - Master of Fine Art Dance (by research)
29 Jul 2014
Presented by Christos Linou
Master of Fine Arts - Dance (by research)
An eight hour dance performance.
Naked Peel examines the body's capacity to reveal the trajectory of a life..
Exhibitions | Art & Photo
6° Of Separation19 July 2014 - 23 August 2014
Venue: Arts Project Australia
Opening: 19 July 2014, 3pm-5pm
Portraiture in Western culture dates back to antiquity to tell stories about individuals and provide insights into their history, identity and culture. Ar..
Abigail Varney: METISMetis; male bodied, feminine people, captures the subtleties of modern gender and the way their unique environment encapsulates a notion of expressive style.
Abigail’s subjects are joined in celebration on women's day held at the Blue Diamond Soc..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
Antipodean Steampunk ExhibitionContemporary technology and Victorian styling will collide in spectacular fashion during The Antipodean Steampunk Exhibition at Tasma Terrace.
If today’s technology had been introduced in the 19th century, what would the world look like?
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..
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Festival of Sex Work 2014The Festival of Sex Work is a celebration of the lives, skills, culture and community of sex workers.
Sat 26 to Tues 29 July, 2014
The Festival of Sex Work is a celebration of the lives, skills, culture, and community of sex workers. It is an o..
Snowman's Festival | Lake MountainLake Mountain Alpine Resort is encouraging families to grab a carrot and their creativity and head up to the mountain to enter the inaugural Australian Snowman Festival.
Taking place from July 1 to August 31, visitors will take to ..
Films Festivals & Showing
LoopdeLoop | Animation ScreeningLoopdeLoop is an animation challenge.
Each month, animators from around the world create looping animations based on a given topic and upload them to www.loopdeloop.org.
On the last Tuesday of the month all of the posted loops are compiled and..
Next Gen | MIFFMIFF established the Next Gen program in 2007 to enrich the cinema experience for younger viewers, and to stimulate discussion and social awareness. The films in 2014 offer movie lovers of all ages the chance to see intelligent, entertaining and dive..
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Last Tuesday Book GroupThe Last Tuesday open book discussion group meets 7.00pm - 8.30pm on the last Tuesday of most months in the St Michael's Library.
There is no charge but you will need to obtain your own copy of the book to read before the discussion group takes pl..
Historical Locations & Tours
Altona HomesteadThe Altona Homestead was the first Homestead in this area.
Construction of the building commenced in 1842 on an area of land now known as the R.J. Logan Reserve.
Then owned by Alfred and Sarah Langhorne, the first settlers of Altona.
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..
Dandenong MarketDandy Market is open Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and has operated since 1866 with a huge variety of products and produce at low prices.
WHAT WILL I FIND AT THE DANDENONG MARKET?
-:- a traditional cultural cosmopolitan fun shopping experience
Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
Altona Beach MarketThe Altona Village Traders Association holds a local market in Altona every Tuesday located on Pier Street and Logan Reserve Altona from 9.00am to 3.00pm.
It features stalls with fresh local produce and local crafts and art.
The market is en ex..
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'..
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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, ..
Australian Football Hall of FameThe Australian Football Hall of Fame (AFHOF) was established by the AFL in 1996 to recognise and enshrine those who have made a significant contribution to the game.
Footy fans can pay homage to these greats in the National Sports Museum at the Me..
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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..
Nando's | South Melbourne Is BackCelebrate the opening with free mini burgers and pitas
Following a stylish renovation, Nando's South Melbourne will reopen its doors this July bringing back its legendary 24-hour marinated, flame grilled PERi-PERi chicken to South Melbourne reside..
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Performing Arts | Theatre
Ambition‘Ambition’ is a collection of eight new, short plays written by some of Melbourne’s best emerging playwrights – who also happen to be women.
Baggage is proud to present these new works, commissioned from writers uncovered in the Mad Women Monolog..
Glengarry Glen RossGlengarry Glen Ross
A play by David Mamet
5 July–9 August 2014 | Southbank Theatre, The Sumner
This undisputed modern masterpiece from David Mamet, directed by Alkinos Tsilimidos and starring Alex Dimitriades, is a study in scams, backstabbi..
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Street/Lab | Northland Pop-UpKiss Chacey is a brand synonymous with the young, fashion conscious youth of Australia.
The label has built its reputation through high quality, Australian designed men’s fashion, drawing on International and local trends to produce high end and ..
Blood Donor Week 2014National Blood Donor Week, July 26 – August 3, is a time for us to give a heartfelt thank you to Australia’s donors and learn more about becoming a blood donor.
Australia’s blood system relies on the power of humanity and this week recognises the ..
Otway Tree WeekZIP DOWN AND CELEBRATE OTWAY TREE WEEK!
From 26 July to 3 August, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures is encouraging the public to take a hands on role in ensuring the future of the Otway Ranges Rainforest by planting a tree during Otway Tree Week!
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50% Off Tea Specials | Christmas in JulyTea is ‘the cup that cheers’ – so we’re getting cheerful with some festive tea specials for Christmas in July.
These specials will only be in stock for a limited time – check back with our website on Wednesday the 16th of July to see what our next..
Chapel Street Precinct Winter EscapeStay and explore Melbourne's newest neighbourhoods shopping gems, cafes and local hot spots
With shopping, cafes, treasures of another era and local hot spots to please even the fussiest of barflies, it’s time to embrace winter with a weekend esca..
Seminars | Lectures | Talks
Joan Saxton Lecture Luncheon ClubWell known Melburnian Joan Saxton presents a monthly lecture luncheon club at The Gables in East Malvern on the last Tuesday of each month.
We have an entertaining lecture by renowned speakers that have included the Honorable Professor Geoffrey B..
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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Commonwealth Games at The Wharf HotelWatch all the highlights and replays of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games over 5 plasma screens!
Riverside location | Full a la carte menu available
If an Aussie wins gold we'll even shout you a drink to celebrate!
Group bookings welc..
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..
Family Feud | Live Studio Audience TicketsOne of the world's most popular game shows is back!
Melbourne is now home to Australia's favourite family game show, and the survey says... You're invited to join us!
Email FeudAudience@fremantlemedia.com.au or call (03) 9947 0267 for tickets..
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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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Common Knowledge TriviaCommon Knowledge Trivia Tuesdays
Prizes: $150 in food and drink vouchers
Hosted by Funky Bunch Trivia
Bringing Beer and Brains Together!
We have $10 pizza specials from 5pm or $16 with a glass of Kirin
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
African Dance ClassesExperience the heart of West African culture through traditional dance with Mohamed Camara from Guinea!
AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES:
Term 3 dates (casual participants welcome, so come anytime!):
Tuesday 29th July - 16th September
Drawing Straws | Burlesque Life DrawingDrawing Straws is the art class that you wish your school had've offered.
Life drawing with a sexy twist - it's in Burlesque Bar, with a burlesque performer as model and muse, every Thursday at 8pm.
$15 entry includes help of professional tuto..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
Bentleigh Calisthenics EnrolmentsBentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2014 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..
Kid Confident Program | 5-14yoKID CONFIDENT
6-week program for kids 5 – 14 years
Does your child lack confidence or have low self-esteem?
Is your child afraid of public speaking or has trouble with nerves?
Is your child shy or has difficulty standing up to bull..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events
Eid al FitrJuly 29-31 - Eid al Fitr - Islam
Religious days and holidays for 2014 celebrated in Melbourne.
Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian
Feast of St Basil - Orthodox Christian
Gantan-sai (New Year..
Regular Buddhist Meditation and TalksAre you looking for an opportunity to learn more about Buddhism and meditation?
Come and join us for our regular buddhist meditation sessions every Tuesday and Thursday at the Diamond Way Buddhist Meditation Centre at Albert Park beach.
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 FarmBundoora 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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