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View Event: A Tribute to Elvis: Rapid City '77
A Tribute to Elvis: Rapid City '77
Special ticket discount offer! A Tribute to Elvis: Rapid City ’77 is not only back for its one and final spectacular Melbourne Concert, but also to farewell and give its own “Thank you very much” to the iconic landmark venue, The Dallas Brooks Centr.. More..

View Event: Sideshow Burlesque
Sideshow Burlesque
Circuses and carnivals travelled with a spectacular group of performers who headlined the sideshows. Human oddities such as- Tattoo girls, Siamese twins, bleeding lady, lobotomized whores, gorilla lady, five headed lady, Burlesque Dancers, sn.. More..

View Event: Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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 reading. The performance blends elegance and astonishment .. More..

View Event: The Science of Meditation
The Science of Meditation
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 scie.. More..

View Event: Garage Sales on Today

Check out the Garage Sales on today courtesy of Gazza's Garage Sales. Gazza's Garage Sales is Australia's best known Garage Sales calendar showing every garage sale this weekend and upcoming sales Australia wide. ..More..
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Today | Thursday 24th July 2014..

Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne

Children | Family

 
View Event: Enchanted Maze Garden

Everyone from kids to kids-at-heart are invited to discover The Enchanted Maze Garden. The Enchanted Maze Garden is an award winning natural attraction nestled in the beautiful hinterland of Arthurs Seat. From humble beginnings, the Enchanted Maze.. More..
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View Event: Giant Sky Wheel | Geelong Waterfront

Come along and ride the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the southern Hemisphere located now at the Geelong Waterfront! The oldest piece of carnival, the Ferris Wheel brings magic and nostalgia to any event or city skyline. Whether you’re young,.. More..
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Circus

 
View Event: Eroni's Circus | Healesville

Melbourne'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.. More..
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Comedy & Magic

 
View Event: Chevrons | Open Mic Comedy

Where 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.. More..
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View Event: 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 .. More..
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Community Events

 
View Event: Creative Corner

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.. More..
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Competitions & Prizes

 
View Event: Maritime Art Awards & Exhibition | Art Prize

Since 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.. More..
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View Event: Orkeztra Glasso Bashalde | Music Competition

A $3000+ prize package is up for grabs for the winner of the 2014 Orkeztra Glasso Bashalde composition competition as part of the Darebin Music Feast. Open to composers who live, work or study in the City of Darebin, the prize includes $1,000 ca.. More..
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Concerts | Music

 
View Event: Balaclava Hotel Open Mic

Open mic night every Thursday at Balaclava Hotel. Every Thursday from 7:30pm! For Musicians Host: Erik Parker Registration from 7pm Byo instruments Singers! Feel free to come along even if you don't accompany yourself. Spontaneous jams .. More..
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View Event: Bessie's Blues Bar

Collingwood’s Agent 284 Restaurant & Cocktail Bar is set to sing the Blues. Featuring live Blues bands and DJs every Thursday at Agent 284! A fully licensed bar complete with a large variety of local microbrews and ciders (not an imported bee.. More..
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Culinary | Wine & Dining

 
View Event: Bangers & Mash Thursday

Chef's choice gourmet bangers with creamy mash & gravy. $20 with a glass of house wine, pot of Boag's draught or soft drink Available every Thursday this Winter from 5pm. Bookings welcome but not essential .. More..
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View Event: Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & Show

Bloodbath is an insane bouillabaisse of aerial acrobatics, suicide circus, mind-warping optical illusions and gender-bending, tummy clutching comedy! Bloodbath - The Show Submerge your senses and dive in for an evening of sensuous burlesque, slic.. More..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo

 
View Event: 6° Of Separation

19 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.. More..
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View Event: Abigail Varney: METIS

Metis; 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.. More..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch

 
View Event: Antipodean Steampunk Exhibition

Contemporary 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? The Anti.. More..
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View Event: Art of the Table

Exquisitely decorated porcelain plates surrounded by cutlery and highlighted with sparkling glassware – a well-laid dining table can be a work of art. An exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria, Art of the Table, explores dining practices .. More..
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Festivals | Fairs

 
View Event: American Songbook Festival

MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE PRESENTS The American Songbook Festival ‘The only thing better than singing is more singing.’ - Ella Fitzgerald In June and July, a colourful line-up of international and local jazz, cabaret and Broadway stars perform .. More..
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View Event: Gertrude Street Projection Festival 2014

GERTRUDE STREET PROJECTION FESTIVAL 18th-27th JULY 2014 The festival celebrates projection art and lets us see familiar spaces and buildings in new, inspired ways. It's a collaborative, volunteer effort of artists and traders, residents and commu.. More..
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Films Festivals & Showing

 
View Event: Next Gen | MIFF

MIFF 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.. More..
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View Event: Scandinavian Film Festival 2014

Scandinavian Film Festival 2014 Festival Dates: 10 July, 2014 - 27 July, 2014 Participating Cinemas: Palace Cinema Como, Palace Brighton Bay The inaugural Scandinavian Film Festival is set to heat up the Australian Winter this July with the cool.. More..
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Group | Club Meetings

 
View Event: 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.. More..
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View Event: 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. This.. More..
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Historical Locations & Tours

 
View Event: 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.. More..
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View Event: Cooks' Cottage

Cooks' Cottage is rebuilt in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook, discoverer of Australia. James Cook was born on the 27th October 1728 in a thatched cottage at Marton-in-Cleveland which was demolished .. More..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General

 
View Event: Brunswick Market

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.. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce

 
View Event: 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'.. More..
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View Event: Collingwood Estate Fruit and Vegie Market

The Collingwood Estate Fruit and Vegie Market runs every Thursday, rain, hail or shine, behind the Atherton Gardens Old Milk Bar. An innovative idea to set up two Community Food Markets has brought fresh fruit and vegetables to the residents of h.. More..
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Museum & Science

 
View Event: 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, .. More..
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View Event: Australian Football Hall of Fame

The 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.. 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..
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View Event: What's On in Yarra Valley

Browse all the fabulous things you can see and do while in the Yarra Valley wineries and breweries, beautiful natural scenery and walks, and great attractions! What's On Presented by Visit Yarra Valley and the Yarra Valley Visitor Information .. More..
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Performing Arts | Theatre

 
View Event: A Little Touch of Chaos

A Little Touch of Chaos 18 Jul 2014 - 26 Jul 2014 Sometimes the most unlikely of people make the most unlikely of families. Based loosely on the author's family, A Little Touch of Chaos is a modern day fable about the psychology of in-bred gui.. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Pet | Animal Events

 
View Event: Cat Cafe

Melbourne loves its coffee and it loves its pets. Combine the two and you have a pet cafe. Pet friendly establishments that welcome our furry friends. Ahhh, but its not what you are thinking. Unlike dog friendly cafes where you can take you.. More..
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Pop-Up Shops

 
View Event: Street/Lab | Northland Pop-Up

Kiss 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 .. More..
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Public Awareness

 
View Event: Federation Bells

The delightful Federation Bells are located in Birrarung Marr park behind Federation Square in Melbourne. Federation Bells comprise 39 upturned bells cast in bronze alloys and range from 500 grams to 1.2 tonnes. Following a recent refurbishme.. More..
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View Event: Melbourne Rare Book Week 2014

MELBOURNE RARE BOOK WEEK JULY 17–27 2014 presented by the Australian & New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) For the love of books Melbourne Rare Book Week commenced in 2012 as a partnership between ANZAAB, the University.. More..
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Remembrance

 
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..
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Sales | Special Offers

 
View Event: 50% Off Tea Specials | Christmas in July

Tea 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.. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Sporting Fixtures

 
View Event: Commonwealth Games at The Wharf Hotel

Watch 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.. More..
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View Event: Le Tour De France | Domestique

This July The Shadow Electric in cooperation with Treadlie Magazine is proud to present key stages of Le Tour de France the race that stops a nation (sleeping). In it’s 3rd year in an exciting new venue Domestique will once again lend its cozy con.. More..
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Swap Meets

 
View Event: Model Railways & Collectables | Swapmeet

Melbourne's Premier Model Railway & Collectable Swap meets, Fairs, Sales & Exhibitions Thursday 24th July: Melbourne's Largest Monthly Swapmeet, 7.30pm (stallholders 6.45pm). Scout Hall, Mahoneys Reserve, Mahoneys Road, Forest Hill. Melways Map 62.. More..
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Television Shows

 
View Event: 31 Questions | TV Gameshow | FREE Audience Tix

It's the TV trivia game show all the cool kids are ignoring! Come watch RMITV film Season 3 of 31 Questions for C31. Join David M. Green, Anthony McCormack and Sophie Loughran as trivia questions, points and fabulous prizes are distributed to .. More..
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View Event: AFL Footy @ Channel 9

Channel 9 in Melbourne returns with its coverage of the 2014 A.F.L. Football season. Nine footy shows include.. --> Footy Classified (Mondays), --> Footy Show (Thursdays) --> The Sunday Footy Show --> TAC Cup: Future Stars (Sunday) F.. 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..
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View Event: African Food Tour

AFRICAN 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.. More..
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Trivia and Quiz

 
View Event: FAME Trivia

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 Excelsior .. More..
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View Event: Funky Bunch Trivia Night

Funky Bunch trivia nights in Melbourne... Check out all the current venues running weekly pub trivia nights in Melbourne. Monday night trivia The Joint Bar – 8pm pub trivia 35 Elizabeth St, Melbourne (03) 9620 5100 The Hawthorn 8pm 48.. More..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics

 
View Event: Creativity Australia | With One Voice

No matter what age you are or what language you speak, singing offers opportunities to learn, grow, and express who you are. Share the joy of song at your local With One Voice choir. There are no auditions – everyone is welcome! Rehearsals are led.. More..
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View Event: Italian Cooking Master Class at Olivigna

Melbourne’s Italianate food and wine destination Olivigna, set on 20 stunning acres in Warrandyte, has announced a series of salami and pasta masterclasses. Artisan Pasta Master Class Participants will learn how to make their own pasta from Pie.. More..
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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..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events

 
View Event: Regular Buddhist Meditation and Talks

Are 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. Every s.. 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..
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View Event: Bundoora Park Children's Farm

Bundoora 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. Feed.. More..
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