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View Event: Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair
Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair
Melbourne Antiques & Vintage Fair St Kilda Town Hall Thursday 26th February - Sunday 1st March 2015 Lucky Door Prize $1,000 Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair featuring Australia's top dealers showcasing the best in antiques, vintage and coll.. More..

View Event: Rush Escape Game - Grand Opening
Rush Escape Game - Grand Opening

View Event: The Science of Meditation | Free Course Box Hill
The Science of Meditation | Free Course Box Hill
A free meditation course exploring the timeless wisdom from a variety of ancient and modern teachings, providing you with an introduction into the science of meditation. In each session we will delve deeper into this mysterious but yet practical .. More..

View Event: Lunch with the Lions | Melbourne Zoo
Lunch with the Lions | Melbourne Zoo
Celebrate all things African at Melbourne Zoo’s Lunch with the Lions family festival event. The magnificent new home for these predators has inspired an African-themed family event with special keeper presentations, kids’ activities, music, and a.. More..

View Event: Thomas & Friends™ | 70th Birthday Celebration

Thomas & Friends™ are hosting the ultimate 70th birthday celebration at Flinders Street Station, with a huge life-sized Thomas birthday cake and pop-up shop. BUST MY BUFFERS, THOMAS IS 70! Thomas & Friends™ has been a much loved character for g..More..

Today | Sunday 1st March 2015..

Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne

Charity | Fundraisers

View Event: A Comedy Night for Pete's Sake

Legendary Australian comedian, Pete Crofts, will officially launch The Australian Institute of Comedy (AIC) at A Comedy Night for Pete’s Sake to be held on Sunday 1 March at The Comic’s Lounge in North Melbourne. A Comedy Night for Pete’s Sake is .. More..
View Event: Iced Tea Party | Lymphoedema

The 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.. More..
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Children | Family

View Event: Adventure Park | Open

Victoria’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 Open.. More..
View Event: 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.. More..
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View Event: TOTEM | Cirque Du Soleil

Since 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.. More..

Comedy & Magic

View Event: The Improv Conspiracy: Sunday Sessions

The Improv Conspiracy Sunday session is a weekly evening of Chicago-style improvised comedy in three parts: - At 6pm is the FREE Red Hot Improv Jam which provides anyone in the audience a chance to hop up on stage and try their hand at improv, in .. More..

Community Events

View Event: Mercy College Fete and Car Show

The Mercy College 50th Anniversary Fete and Car Show will be held on Sunday 1st March from 10:00am until 4:00pm; a fun day out for the whole family. Enjoy carnival rides, sideshow games, face painting, market stalls, entertainment, delicious food,.. More..

Competitions & Prizes

View Event: Rush Escape Game - Grand Opening


Concerts | Music

View Event: Al Day Fritz at the Sydney Road Street Party

All Day Fritz, your favourite all ages band, are playing in the Mechanics Institute in Brunswick as part of the Sydney Road Street Party. It's a chance to get away from the bustle of the main party and enjoy some fun music with the whole family - not.. More..
View Event: Elwood Blues Club

Every Sunday the front bar of the GH is transformed into Melbourne's newest Blues hangout. The Greyhound (or GH as it's now known) hosts our weekly Elwood Blues Club. And the best news.. its FREE Entry! .. More..
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Culinary | Wine & Dining

View Event: Best Fondue Party Ever

Dip, dunk and step back in time to the 70's for the 'Best Fondue Party Ever' at The Duke. As part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, we’re reviving the '70s and bringing all your retro favourites back! Think a pot of molten Swiss cheese with.. More..
View Event: Bright 'n' Sandy Food & Wine Festival 2015

$2.50 entry | This year the Bright n Sandy Food & Wine Festival celebrates 11 big years! Promising a fun day out for the whole family, the Festival will feature cooking demonstrations by leading chefs, children’s activities, live entertainment, and t.. More..
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Dance & Ballet

View Event: In The Heights | The Musical

NEVER BEFORE SEEN IN AUSTRALIA - Presented by StageArt Australian Premiere BEST MUSICAL – 2008 Tony Awards BEST SCORE – 2008 Tony Awards BEST CHOREOGRAPHY – 2008 Tony Awards IN THE HEIGHTS tells the universal story of a vibrant community in Ne.. More..

Exhibitions | Art & Photo

View Event: 37°48’S: artists navigate MELBOURNE

Twelve highly acclaimed Australian artists, including Rone, Bindi Cole and Ha Ha!, are showcased in 37°48’S: artists navigate MELBOURNE, an exciting and provocative visual art project and exhibition at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins. The 12 artists.. More..
View Event: Alex Prager

Alex Prager is an American photographer and film maker. In her elaborately conceived staged photographs, Prager openly references the aesthetics of mid-twentieth century American cinema and photography. Each of her lush colour images resemble.. More..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch

View Event: 2 Girls Building | Launch and Pop up Exhibition

Samantha Everton - 2 Girls Building Launch Survey Exhibition, Abbotsford Melbourne Samantha Everton and Anthea Polson Art have pleasure in inviting you to a very special Cocktail Party and Survey Exhibition in conjunction with the 2 Girls Buildin.. More..
View Event: Australia Will Be There | Mildura

Australia 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 fa.. More..
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Festivals | Fairs

View Event: A Global Gathering

A GLOBAL GATHERING ON BRIDGE ROAD TO CELEBRATE CULTURAL FOOD DIVERSITY Sunday 1 March, 2015 Food lovers unite and get on down to Bridge Road, Richmond as proud traders showcase their diverse array of food and wine experiences by hosting A Global.. More..
View Event: Brunswick Music Festival 2015

The Brunswick Music Festival is back in 2015 for the 27th year to celebrate the best in acoustic, folk & roots music. Brunswick Music Festival 2015 Full Line Up Announcement 1 - 15 March 2015 Sydney Road Street Party 1 March 2015 With Bru.. More..
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Films | Festivals & Showing

View Event: 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.. More..
View Event: Depp Listening - Dadirri

Join us for a special screening of Deep Listening, directed by Helen iles, to celebrate its launch to Australian audiences. An insightful exploration of intentional communities across Australia. Featuring local lifestyle activists, including Greg .. More..
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Group | Club Meetings

View Event: Laughter Club

Laughter Clubs Victoria Inc Invite You to come and laugh with us on the 1st Sunday of every month, Yes, 12 months of the year To the Laughter Club Federation Square There is a laughter club near you, so come along for a FREE 30 minute laughter .. More..

High Tea & Traditional Tea

View Event: 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.. More..
View Event: Devonshire Tea | Altona Homestead

The Altona Homestead was the first Homestead in this area. Devonshire Tea is served on the 1st Sunday of the month. Entry is free however any donation is greatly appreciated Address: 128 Queen Street Altona [situated on Logan Reserve] – Melwa.. More..
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Historical Locations & Tours

View Event: Abbotsford Convent Guided Tours

Fascinating guided tours of the Abbotsford Convent arts, cultural, and education precinct occur every Sunday afternoon at 2pm. The Abbotsford Convent is steeped in history and interest. For over a century, the precinct housed a closed order of Goo.. More..
View Event: Ambleside Park | Local History Museum

The Ambleside Park Museum is open on Sundays 1pm - 4pm and at other times by appointment. Ambleside Park Museum is a local history museum housed in a century old farmhouse. Two of the rooms contain displays depicting a parlor and a bedroom early i.. More..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General

View Event: Akoonah Park Market

Come along and grab a bargain a the Akoonah Park market which comes alive every Sunday for produce, craft and variety market. The Akoonah Park Committee of Management conduct a very popular weekly market from their main buildings and surrounds at.. More..
View Event: Batman Market

Every Saturday & Sunday | a multicultural food and crafts market located behind an abandoned textiles factory in Coburg! Enjoy an array of: ~ global cuisine & baked goods; ~ fresh fruits & vegetables; ~ handmade crafts & plants; ~ clothing &.. More..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce

View Event: Castlemaine Farmers' Market

Over 40 stalls offering the best produce Central Victoria has to offer. Castlemaine Farmers' Market is set in beautiful Victory Park in the heart of Castlemaine. This is a great place to meet friends, buy fresh produce. Over 40 stalls offer.. More..
View Event: 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.. More..
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Motor Sports | Auto Events

View Event: Blokes Day Out 2015

Sunday 1st March 2015 Gates Open at 10.00am Entry $5.00 A full throttle family day out! – hot rods, entertainment, food, gadgets, boats, motorcycles, racing vehicles and MUCH MUCH more! Plenty to do for the whole family as well as the option.. More..
View Event: Car Torque @ Hobsons Bay Mens Shed

“CAR TORQUE” MOTORING GROUP of the HOBSONS BAY MEN’S SHED 280 Queen St, Altona VIC 3018 Every 1st Sunday of the month, all year round. The Hobsons Bay Mens Shed Motoring Group will open the Shed between 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, 280 Queen Street, .. More..

Museum & Science

View Event: 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.. More..
View Event: Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery

National Sports Museum at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) have launched a new gallery to celebrate the rich history of Australian thoroughbred racing. Champions marks the completion of the third phase of the National Sports Museum and features .. More..
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Open Days

View Event: 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.. More..
View Event: Black Rock House | Open Day

Every Sunday between 2.00pm and 4.00pm, historic Black Rock House situated at 34 Ebden Avenue, Black Rock is open for public inspection. Built in 1856 by Victoria's first Auditor-General, Charles Hotson Ebden as a seaside holiday residence, Black .. More..
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Parties & Social Events

View Event: Edinburgh Castle After Party | Sydney Road Festival

This year The Edinburgh Castle Hotel (681 Sydney Rd. Brunswick) will be kicking on after the Sydney Road Street Party with their inaugural EC AFTER PARTY. For those in search of more revelry or simply the chance to put their feet up and sip a cock.. More..
View Event: Rooftop Pop Up Pool Party | Adelphi Hotel

Plunge into summer Adelphi Hotel rooftop style The Adelphi Hotel’s Flinders Lane rooftop will host a pop up pool party bar on Sunday evenings through summer. From December until March Melburnians can cool down with a cocktail and take a dip in.. More..

Performing Arts | Theatre

View Event: As You Like It

As You Like It takes centre stage in the Australian Shakespeare Company’s new festival playground. From New Years Eve until 14 March 2015, the Royal Botanic Gardens will be transformed into a Shakespearian festival of fantastical fun. Before t.. More..
View Event: Gross Indecency: The 3 Trials of Oscar Wilde

STAG presents our first production for our 61st Season, Gross Indencency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde, by Moises Kaufman, directed by Roderick Chappel, at the Strathmore Community Hall from February 26 to March 8. This is a moving drama about.. More..
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Pet | Animal Events

View Event: Dog Shows & Trials

Dogs Victoria presents dog show and trials every weekend throughout Victoria.. All Breeds Show Obedience Trials Obedience Trials Pug Shows For further events or to learn more about any of the listed disciplines or venues, please visit More..

Public Awareness

View Event: Clean Up Australia Day 2015

Put Yourself in the Picture for the 25th Clean Up Australia Day Sunday, 1 March 2015 In 2015 we are celebrating 25 years of volunteer action across Australia. Last year, thanks to an estimated 572,406 volunteers we cleaned up 15,708 tonnes at .. More..
View Event: Diamon Princess Cruise Ship In Dock

Cruise ships visit Melbourne between spring and autumn. The next cruise ship to dock in Melbourne is: Diamond Princess Schedule .nobrtable br { display: none } Arrival Cruise Ship Berth Arrival Departure .. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..

Sales | Special Offers

View Event: Fishing World Warehouse Sale

On the first Sunday of every month Fishing World will be holding its monthly warehouse sale at Factory 15/43-47 Riverside Avenue Werribee 3030. We will be opening at 8am and closing at 4pm. We have items starting from $1.80. Our prices are unbeat.. More..

Seminars | Lectures | Talks

View Event: Speakers Forum | Soapbox Oratory

Every Sunday afternoon, soapbox orators take turns speaking on various topics from differing viewpoints on the State Library Lawns. Questions, comments, heckling and interjections are welcome. Participation is free, and would-be speakers are en.. More..


View Event: 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 .. More..
View Event: 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. Federati.. More..
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Sporting Fixtures

View Event: Come & Try Crew Rowing

Come & Try Rowing at the Y Rowing Centre on beautiful Albert Park Lake. Just turn up and have fun getting basic tuition in olympic-stype shells [boats]. You dont need to bring your own crew as there are always lots of beginners, like yourself, r.. More..
View Event: Melbourne Victory v Wellington Phoenix

The next Melbourne Victory game in Melbourne Fri 02 Jan 2015, 07:40PM - Simonds Stadium Melbourne Victory v Perth Glory Melbourne Victory 2014/15 Fri 10 Oct 2014, 07:40PM - Etihad Stadium Melbourne Victory v Western Sydney Wanderers + Fr.. More..
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Television Shows

View Event: Coxy's Big Break

Coxy's Big Break is a travel show where you can find great things to do from the comfort of your armchair. Destinations have criss-crossed every corner of Australia; from the magnificent Great Ocean Road in the south to spectacular rainforests o.. More..
View Event: My Kitchen Rules | MKR

Season 6 of Australia’s favourite cooking show My Kitchen Rules with all new contestants. Pete Evans and Manu Feildel host couples starting with home restaurants before moving the kitchen headquarters. This week's teams with special guest judge.. More..
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Tours & Trips

View Event: 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 .. More..
View Event: Backstage Tour | Arts Centre Melbourne

Arts Centre Melbourne presents Backstage Tour We reveal the secrets of the theatre in this guided tour through backstage rooms, hidden passageways and technical contraptions that are unknown to most visitors. Trace the footsteps of famous perf.. More..
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Trivia and Quiz

View Event: Melbourne Trivia | Quiz

Melbourne Trivia Co host Melbourne's most popular trivia quiz events. Melbourne Trivia has a reputation for presenting funny and enjoyable trivia events around Victoria. We’re proud that the most frequent comment we hear about our events is how pr.. More..
View Event: Quiz Meisters Trivia

Quiz Meisters run entertaining trivia nights at various venues.. mondays The Elsternwick @ 8:00PM 259 Brighton Rd,Elwood (03) 9531 3218 with Conor Gallagher North Fitzroy Arms @ 7:30PM 296 Rae St,Fitzroy North (03) 9489 8519 with Dave.. More..

Workshops | Classes & Clinics

View Event: Fruit Bottling Workshops

Bottle up as much new season fruit as you want Join one of our fruit bottling sessions and get to take home some of the tastiest bottled fruit you eat – we supply everything, from the bottle to the fruit - enjoy a relaxed environment while bottlin.. More..
View Event: Melbourne's Drawing & Printmaking Classes

This class provides an opportunity for intensive research and practice in drawing from observation. It gives students the skills and confidence to produce prints at home or in their own studio without a press. Students will use uncomplicated and .. More..

Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids

View Event: Sportsworks

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.. More..

Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events

View Event: Eckankar Worship Service

Each ECK Worship Service focuses on an aspect of Eckankar. They feature a reading from the ECK works, singing HU, a love song to God, talks and panel or group discussions of spiritual principles at work in everyday life. The service lasts about an.. More..
View Event: Soul Food

Soul Food is hosted at the State Library of Victoria. It provides an opportunity to unite in a tranquil environment and reflect on inspiring themes and common threads that tie us all together. It features live music, audio-visual pieces and r.. More..
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Zoological & Farms

View Event: Ballarat Wildlife Park

The 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.. More..
View Event: Collingwood Children's Farm | Open

Situated 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.. More..
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Riverside Pop Up Picnic
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Enjoy a perfect picnic by the Yarra with good friends & live acoustic tunes. Grab your basket and blanket, settle in by the river then visit our outdoor pop-up stations to collect the rest of ...

Melbourne Escapees | Amazing Escapes
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Welcome to a new era of exploration, Escapees is a dedicated group for all those who have time to get out of the city and explore our amazing Victoria while meeting likeminded people. If you ...

Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair
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Melbourne Antiques & Vintage Fair St Kilda Town Hall Thursday 26th February - Sunday 1st March 2015 Lucky Door Prize $1,000 Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair featuring Australia's top ...

Film My Wedding
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Film My Wedding is an award-winning wedding videography business specialising in capturing the essence of your wedding day. We are confident in providing you with the utmost excellence in ...

Yo Mama: Mothering in the 21st Century
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Comedy Festival favourite Nelly Thomas teams up with ABC Radio’s George McEncroe and Australia’s favourite Octogenarian Ethel Chop to honour mums this International Women’s Day. From nappies to ...

Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks | Live
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Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks are coming to Melbourne Public for the first time playing for our annual Labour Day Eve concert! Ross Wilson is a true star of Australian rock whose songs have provided ...

Leadbeater Tours
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If you’re looking for a day out that’s a little off the beaten track with all the creature comforts, then look no further than ...

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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WITNESS IMPOSSIBLE OCCURRENCES, ONE OF MELBOURNE’S MOST EXCLUSIVE ATTRACTIONS. Award winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind ...

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Melbourne Tomato Festival 2015
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Hey, Melbourne - there's a festival heading your way this March offering a taste of Italy's annual tomato harvest Down Under. The Melbourne Tomato Festival | More..

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Suzuki Night Market
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Now in its 17th year, the Summer Night Market attracts over 200 stall holders and showcases some of Melbourne’s finest artisans, producing locally made clothing, jewellery, prints and an array of ...

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