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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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TOTEM | Cirque Du SoleilSince 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..
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..
Commedia Dell Parte | Stand Up ComedyThursday 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 ..
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Creative CornerCommunity 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..
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..
Balaclava Hotel Open MicOpen mic night every Thursday at Balaclava Hotel.
Every Thursday from 7:30pm!
Host: Erik Parker
Registration from 7pm
Feel free to come along even if you don't accompany yourself.
Spontaneous jams ..
Carl Maria Von Weber's 'Der Freischütz'Melbourne Opera presents a new production of Weber's Romantic masterpiece, the powerful Der Freischütz/The Marksman, not seen in Melbourne since 1969!
Sung in English, directed by Suzanne Chaundy and conducted by David Kram and Greg Hocking, Der F..
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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..
Festival Artisan Bakery & BarPop up artisan bakery, wine and coffee bar
For 17 days a pop up Festival Artisan Bakery & Bar at Queensbridge Square will become the heart of the 2015 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival presented by Bank of Melbourne.
With its lush plant-scaping..
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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
Moat Festival 2015La Trobe’s largest on campus art’s festival is back this March 2015! La Trobe Student Theatre and Film are delighted to present an exciting program of arts events that will take place across La Trobe’s Bundoora Campus.
The Moat Festival has been a..
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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..
Rotary Club of CollingwoodRotary 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.
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..
Clayton Campus MarketThe 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..
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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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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..
Alfred's Drop in Club | Singles 35+Special night for Singles 35+
NO BOOKINGS required.
Programme for the Night
Mood music to 8:30pm
Finger food for just one hour 8:30pm to 9:30pm
DJ Dancing music to Midnight.
For the initial 4 weeks or so we wi..
Lucky Thursday's★ ★ GETTING LUCKY IN 2015 ★ ★
Brought to you by the well known agency Lucky Ent., Thursday nights will be jam packed full of your favourite Lucky Artists, not short of themes and crazy Thursday night antics - get ready to m..
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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 ..
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..
The Collector | Auction NightWith 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..
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 (..
NAB ChallengeThe pre-season AFL NAB Challenge four weeks of tough competition, great football and the emergence of some of the games newest and brightest stars.
Games are broadcast on Foxtel, Radio, afl.com.au and AFL Live APP.
2015 NAB Challenge Fixture
Voiceless Rethinking: Dairy CowsFollowing the release of its latest report, The Life of the Dairy Cow, Voiceless will host an engaging panel discussion in Melbourne to discuss the common welfare issues in modern dairy farming.
Whilst coming from diverse backgrounds, four panel ..
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..
Family Feud | Live Studio Audience TicketsFREE AUDIENCE TICKETS FOR FAMILY FEUD
• Want a FUN day out with family & friends!
• Want to see how a game show is made!
• Want to do something for FREE!
Melbourne is home to Australia's favourite family game show, Family Feud, and the su..
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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 ..
Butter Factory ToursHoused in the original red brick butter factory dating back to the early 1900's we have created a welcoming atmosphere with a retail area for butter sales and tastings and a quiet spot for coffee and cake.
Tours of the factory are held every Thur..
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FAME TriviaFAME 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
Funky Bunch Trivia NightFunky 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. Give the venue a call before going...
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Fire Twirling Workshops- Albert ParkFire dancing is about action, suspense, danger and fun. Originating from Polynesia and other parts of the Pacific, Fire dancing incorporates grace, movement and agility within what appears to be a spectacular sphere of fire.
Now in it's 13th year..
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..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
Bentleigh Calisthenics EnrolmentsBentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2015 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..
Minitalia Lab | Italian for ChildrenMinitalia Lab, The Creative Way To Learn Italian, Italian for children in Melbourne.
Minitalia Lab is a studio immersed in the Italian language and culture where everyone may become a little explorer of an imaginary world.
Our workshops are des..
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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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