Today | Wednesday 8th July 2015..
What's happening today..
Dry July is a fundraiser that challenges you to go booze-free for a month to support adults living with cancer. It helps you get healthy and clear your head while also raising funds for an important ..
|FareShare Winter Appeal|
Every year, 2 million Australians will experience hunger. But, over the same period, we’ll also waste 200kg of food for every man, woman and child in the nation.
This doesn’t make any sense. But Me..
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|ACMI Winter School Holidays|
The Australian Centre for Moving Image (ACMI) presents a winter school holiday program to keep the kids creatively engaged over the winter break.
From hands-on workshops to Labyrinth and Dr Seuss t..
|AFL Victoria School Holiday Program | Box Hill|
Inviting all boys and girls aged 5-12 to come and join us in a footy fun day this July!
The AFL Victoria School Holiday Programs introduce boys and girls to the basic skills of Australian Football...
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|Circus Oz 2015: But Wait...There's More |
Circus Oz rockets back under the Big Top this June and July with the red-hot return season of But Wait…There’s More. After standing ovations across North America and Canada, don’t miss this smash hit!..
For the first time in Australia in a Big top circus tent, the world-renowned Cirque Africa created by Mr. Winston Ruddle AKA papa Africa, will dazzle and mesmerize audiences with wild African music, d..
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|Comedy at 24 Moons|
Comedy at 24 Moons is the funniest way to spend your Wednesday Nights!
With incredible headliners and some of the best local comedians you'll ever see!
A new time of 7.30pm 24 Moons showcases so..
|Dom and Dumber: The Sketch Comedy Magicians|
Award winning magicians, Dom Chambers and Bayden Hammond, combine astounding magic with side-splitting sketch comedy.
Boasting a colourful cast of characters, you’ll be taken on a hilarious journ..
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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 showca..
|Capture The Colours Of The Strand Melbourne|
Melbourne’s favourite boutique shopping destination, The Strand Melbourne, is calling on budding photographers and those with an eye for detail to participate in its inaugural ‘Colours of The Strand M..
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|Jazz Zavod | Dr Allan Zavod|
2nd Wednesday of every month
|Live @ The Toff|
Live entertainment every night
@ The Toff,
Swanston St Walk,
The Toff’s stage room hosts the full spectrum of Australian performing arts including music (from pop to country to ens..
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|Ballarat’s Best Pie Competition|
There’s nothing more warming than a gourmet winter pie. This July, eat your way around Ballarat and sample the range of gourmet pies made in house at local restaurants and cafes.
Each pie will have..
|Bluetrain & Rutherglen Estates Degustation Dinner|
A 5 Course Degustation Dinner hosted by Chief Winemaker Marc Scalzo, featuring the finest dishes that Bluetrain has to offer matched with a range of delectable wines from Rutherglen Estates.
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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 John..
|Abstraction: The Heide Collection|
Abstraction: The Heide Collection
04 July - 11 October 2015
This exhibition brings together a selection of Heide Collection works from the 1930s to the present that show several individual approac..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
|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 a..
|Australia Will Be There | Lilydale|
Australia Will Be There: Victorians in the First World War (1914-1919)
Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, Lilydale 30 May – 23 August 2015
Through historical photographs and personal stories, this exh..
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|Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2015|
The Leaps and Bounds Music Festival runs until July 19 with more than 300 events in 50 venues across Richmond, Collingwood and Fitzroy.
In its third year, Brown River, the festival’s signature ope..
|Melbourne Magic Festival 2015|
The Melbourne Magic Festival casts its spell across the Northcote Town Hall from June 29 to July 11, 2015 and promises to take you to the extreme end of visual theatre with over 250 shows and free eve..
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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, c..
5 Jul - 12 Jul
In her first Technicolor role, Marilyn Monroe smoulders as a deadly femme fatale in Henry Hathaway’s thriller.
Happy-go-lucky newlyweds Ray (Max Showalter) and..
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|Paint the Nite | Social Paint Nite|
We are bringing social painting to local Melbourne Pubs.
Grab a friend or meet new friends.
During each two-hour session, participants create a painting of the night's chosen artwork.
A local art..
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 ..
|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.
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Historical Locations & Tours
|Barwon Park Mansion | Open|
Historic Barwon Park Mansion is an imposing bluestone mansion built in the 1860s for Thomas Austin its first owner. The property comprised 12000 hectares and was noted for its sheep and horses.
|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..
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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:
|Caribbean Park Market|
The Caribbean Park Market* operates on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays a Computer Swap Meet operating every Sunday.
There is ample parking and something for everyone's needs whether they want to sh..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
|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..
Footscray Market is a large indoor market with a wide range of fresh produce and general goods, opposite Footscray Railway Station and with easy access from trams and buses.
Convenient cheap parkin..
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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 exhi..
|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 granti..
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|NotaClub's Ultimate Social Event|
The Ultimate Social Event - EVERY Wednesday 7:00pm
Everyone is welcome to this 'over 40's' social event for good socialising' at the Racecourse Hotel 895 Dandenong Road East Malvern from 7 pm.
Performing Arts | Theatre
National Theatre Drama School Graduating Students present
Abigail's Party by Mike Leigh
July 7-11, 2015
8pm Studio 2
Abigail's Party is a play devised and directed in 1977 by Mike Leigh. It is a..
ALL ABOARD for Anything Goes!
Now playing at the Princess Theatre, but only until 19 July.
Australia’s hottest new creative team, Helpmann Award winning Dean Bryant and Andrew Hallsworth stage a..
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|Free Ice Cream | Ice Cream Month|
FREE ICE CREAM! That got your attention, right? Don’t worry, you’re not being fooled!
Once again, Harry’s Ice Cream is championing INTERNATIONAL ICE CREAM MONTH this July with emergency ice cream ..
|NAIDOC Week 2015|
NAIDOC celebrations are held around Australia each July to celebrate the history culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
The National NAIDOC Committee are pleased..
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|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..
|Bosco Appliances Clearance Sale|
Bosco Appliances is your one stop online shop for exclusive range of home appliances and kitchen appliance at low prices!
Bosco Appliances are having a direct to the public clearance sale offering ..
|Get Melbourne | .melbourne|
The world’s most liveable city now has the world’s most liveable web address.
.melbourne - the city’s new home online.
.melbourne is Australia's new domain name extension | no .com.au
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Seminars | Lectures | Talks
|God: His Biography | Lecture|
Atheist Society Lecture
For those who are happy to accept that there is no credible scientific or factually reliable evidence for the existence of a god or gods or the supernatural.
11 February ..
|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 c..
|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 o..
|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 wit..
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|Holden State of Origin | NRL |
Game 2 | Wed 17 Jun 2015, 8:00pm,
Melbourne Cricket Ground
Wed 27 May 2015, 8:00pm,
Wed 17 Jun 2015, 8:00pm,
Melbourne Cricket Ground
Wed 08 Jul 2015, 8:00pm,..
|Round 15 | AFL Premiership Games 2015|
Week by week games of the 2015 AFL Premiership season.
23 home and away rounds of Australian rules football followed by an electric finals series culminating in the 2015 Grand Final decider.
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|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 yo..
|Redmond Barry lecture: The Melbourne story, Robert Doyle|
Lord Mayor Robert Doyle presents the annual Redmond Barry lecture, 'The Melbourne story: How we shape cities and then cities shape us'.
What makes Melbourne the most liveable city in the world? In ..
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|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.
|Audience Required | TV Shows|
Television shows seeking studio audiences in Melbourne...
Join the audience of the following television shows:
The Weekly with Charlie Pickering | Audience
Dirty Laundry Live
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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 ..
|Carlton & United Brewery Tour|
Come 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 ..
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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
|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..
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|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 t..
|Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open|
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is open everyday except Christmas Day
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