Today | Friday 6th March 2015..
Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne
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..
The Variety Cycle 2015Pump up your tyres and clip into your pedals, The Variety Cycle 2015 is gearing up for a lycra clad land lover’s alternative to the famed Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race; an epic 15 day cycling adventure from Sydney to Hobart, via Melbourne! This feel g..
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
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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Eroni's Circus | LyndhurstMelbourne's favourite family circus!!
Eroni's Circus is a high quality, traditional, touring circus. We aim to bring a show with a difference, with inspiration drawn from old world, vintage style of circus presentation.
We feature gorgeous and..
Silvers Grand Magic Circus | AltonaApex Park | Silvers 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 an..
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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..
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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Craft Circle | East Melbourne GroupEMG has as one of its purposes to connect the community. To that end the Social Sub-committee has instigated a local ‘craft circle'.
The vision in setting up the craft circle group is simply to provide an opportunity to bring together some of the..
Competitions | Challenges & Games
Rush Escape Game - Grand OpeningRush Escape Game would like to invite you to our GRAND OPENING MONTH.
NO ONE ESCAPES ALONE
INSPIRED BY TRUE AND FICTIONAL STORIES OUR AIM IS TO CREATE A MEMORABLE LIVE ESCAPE GAME EXPERIENCE FOR EVERYONE. WE ALL LOVE A GREAT CHALLENGE SO TO AC..
Cavalleria RusticanaFollowing on from the stunning success of CitiOpera’s production of Otello, Stella Axarlis returns to direct Mascagni’s masterwork, Cavalleria Rusticana. This thrilling and passionate opera has been an audience favourite since its first performance. ..
Dean Ray | LiveDEAN RAY LIVE
The unconventional artist
As Dean says ...
"Ive been called mysterious, intense, confusing, crazy and captivating. But at the end of the
day, I'm just a guy with a guitar and a story to tell. Live and love..."
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Are U GameAre U Game - As part of the 2015 Melbourne Food & Wine Festival
4th, 5th, 11th & 12th March, 2015 | From 6pm
Enjoy a three course dinner created with a diverse range of game from organic producers, Yarra Valley Game Meats.
Each dish will be en..
Dinner & Dance TrainThe 'Dinner & Dance Train' departs from Puffing Billy's Belgrave Station on selected Fridays and Saturdays throughout the year.
Join family, friends and/or work colleagues for a unique dining experience!
Share this unique dinner and dance exper..
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Synergy Salsa Friday'sSYNERGY SALSA FRIDAY's @ CRYSTAL ROOM
Top Melbourne DJ'S spinning latin tunes all night long
Latin dance class 8.30PM
Social 9.30pm till late
$20 includes class and social party - (8.30pm-9.30pm)
$15 social party only (9.30..
Depth of FieldDepth of Field / is summoned from the twilight in a cascade of simultaneous realities and chance encounters.
The change of light over an hour is a movement in time. A chance meeting in the street switches our focus in a blink. We experience these ..
In The Heights | The MusicalNEVER BEFORE SEEN IN AUSTRALIA - Presented by StageArt
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..
Exhibitions | Art & Photo
Alex PragerAlex 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..
Arone Meeks: Works on PaperThe Sandpit is thrilled to announce an exhibition of Arone Meeks' stunning works on paper. Featuring the sensational 'Spirit Ark', this exhibition has been months in the making, and is a Melbourne exclusive.
Born 1957, Arone is a Kuku Midigi man, ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
Australia Will Be There | MilduraAustralia 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..
Australian Toy Hobby and Licensing Fair 2015Celebrating it’s 50th year the Australian Toy Hobby and Licensing Fair has been rebranded to recognise the ever increasing presence and contribution of our many licensing partners.
The fair will again be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhib..
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Brunswick Music Festival 2015The 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
ChillOut Festival 2015ChillOut 2015 is coming and the sun is shining in the Daylesford Macedon Ranges Region!
Rainbow flags will be flying high all over to pretty it up for our fabulous ChillOut audience. The streets will be filled with the sound of music, disco balls..
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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..
Alliance Française French Film Festival 2015Celebrating its 26th edition in 2015, the Alliance Française French Film Festival is a highly anticipated and extremely popular event on the Australian cultural calendar.
The annual festival is a collaboration between the Embassy of France in Aust..
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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..
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
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..
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...
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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
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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Bollywood Night | KarmaAustralia's No.1 Bollywood Night
Karma nights is Melbourne's longest running currently hosted Bollywood night.
2015 celebrating its 16th anniversary.
:: Top 5 Reasons To Be At Karma
1. Karma has been pleasing the crowds of Melbourne for..
Korporate Fridays | EveningNeed to let your hair down? Excited about the weekend? Catching up with friends or work colleagues? Taking out important clients? Celebrating a birthday or special occasion? or just heading out for a drink! “Korporate Fridays“ at Khokolat Bar has you..
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Performing Arts | Theatre
As You Like ItAs 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.
Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story on StageDirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage, returns to Melbourne. Playing at the Princess Theatre from March 4, tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster.
An unprecedented live experience, this worldwide smash-hit explodes with heart-pounding music, ..
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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 ..
Friday Nights @ Mt Burnett ObservatoryMount Burnett Observatory is pleased to announce the revamp of our Members and Visitors Night Schedule.
From now on we will be working to a monthly schedule:
Sky for the Month (first Friday)
Our president Perry Vlahos introduces the night s..
Remembrance Services @ The ShrineRemembrance 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..
Seminars | Lectures | Talks
Home Business Seminar | How to Start & HelpWe have a workshop coming up in 6th - 8th of March
Where: RYDGES ON SWANSTON MELBOURNE
701 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Australia
This is a My Online Business Education business Summit.
We have opened it to the public for those interested in ..
Meet an American Buddhist monkDiscover practical ways to apply the Buddha's teachings in your life with Reverend Heng Sure of the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas, USA.
We have three sessions held at three locations.
Date: Fri, 6 Mar 2015 - 5:00pm-6:30pm
Come to University o..
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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Bushrangers -vs- Redbacks | Sheffield ShieldThe Victorian Commonwealth Bank Bushrangers are the Victorian team playing in the Bupa Sheffield Shield competition.. go bushrangers!
Our star players include CAPTAIN Matthew Wade, David Hussey, Glen Maxwell, Cameron White, James Muirhead, James (..
Friday Night Races | Moonee ValleyFriday Night Races
OPENING AND CLOSING TIMES
GATES OPEN - 5:15pm
FIRST RACE - 6:45pm
ADMISSION (tickets available at the gate)
Adults - $10
Concession - $5*
Children Under 17 - FREE (Must be accompanied by an adult)
Upcoming Friday Nigh..
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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..
The Project | AudienceIt's the news – but not as you know it. Guaranteeing no miracle diets, no stories that ‘no parent can afford to miss’, and virtually no dodgy plumbers, The Project is a TV show joining in the conversations going on in living rooms around the country...
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 ..
Altona Homestead Ghost TourVisit one of Australia's original homesteads, nestled snugly in a leafy park only 15 minutes drive from Melbourne. The homestead has long had a reputation for hauntings and has been the centre of paranormal investigations.
Altona Homestead is h..
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Original Trivia NightsOriginal Bingo & Trivia Company
Trivia, Bingo & Karaoke
The Rose Hotel - Trivia
Starts - 8pm
406 Napier St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Ph: 9417 3626
Hosted by Simon
Eureka Hotel Richmond - Trivia
Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Fruit Bottling WorkshopsBottle 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..
Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
SportsworksStretch 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..
What's On @ ArtPlayArtPlay is designed for children aged between 5 and 12 years with programs for school groups on weekdays as well as weekend and holiday workshops.
ArtPlay is easy to find in Birrarung Marr, the park directly behind Federation Square along the Yarr..
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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