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Australia Day | Melbourne
Australia Day Long Weekend at The Hawthorn Man your beers, gather your mates and enjoy Australia Day long weekend at The Hawthorn Hotel!
We're going all out to celebrate, with not one but five full days of events:
Friday 23rd Jan
- 2-4-1 drinks 4-6pm
- Live acoustic from 5-7pm
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..
No Tan JanThe Warwick Foundation is Australia's first and only organisation focused on supporting 18 - 40 year olds with cancer.
Sadly, melanoma is the most common cancer for this age group and we want that to change! That’s why we’ve introduced No Tan Jan...
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
Become a Rainforest Ranger at Otway FlyThis summer, go wild and become a Rainforest Ranger at Otway Fly Treetop Adventures!
With two amazing immersive rainforest activities including the Treetop Walk featuring the all-new interactive trail, and the awe-inspiring Zipline Tour, there’s ..
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Circus Latino | MeltonCircus Latino is a dynamic and exciting show that thrills and captivates audiences of all ages.
Featuring talented performers from Argentina and Australia, you will be amazed at our daring aerial acts, marvel at the tricks performed with fire, ho..
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..
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 ..
My Summer in Docklands | Video Competition Get recording for your chance to win a holiday to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi!
Bring your camera or phone with video capability and get filming – with a brief to capture Docklands in Summer.
Entry is free and open to all ages with the grand prize bei..
Glee ClubGlee Club
The hippest sing-a-long choir in town
Tuesdays at 6:30
Glee Club is a choir that requires no audition and no commitment.
All you need to do is come along on a Tuesday night, get yourself a ticket and a drink from the bar, and join i..
Live @ The ToffLive 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 ensembles), dance, comedy, and theatre, as well as to..
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Australian Open Tennis | Early Bird DiningCelebrate Australian Open Tennis with a sumptuous 2 or 3-course dinner in felt restaurant, walking distance to all the action.
Throughout the Australian Open Tennis Tournament felt restaurant, located within the elegant surrounds of Hotel Lindrum,..
Australian Open with a Buffet Breakfast Enjoy a traditional Australian full buffet breakfast at Alice’s Restaurant.
Buffet includes: Variety of sliced breads, mini pastries, fruits, cereals, yoghurt, bircher muesli, bacon, sausages, eggs, tomatoes, baked beans, pancakes, hash browns, fr..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
13 Frames of Mind - Photography ExhibitionCATC Design School (Melbourne Campus) is proud to announce the forthcoming photography exhibition
13 Frames of Mind
Opening: 6pm Thursday 11 December 2014
Venue: CATC Design School, 595 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Vic
Albert Tucker and the Mystery of H. D.13 September 2014 - 15 February 2015
After being told that the paintings had belonged to Professor Alfred Henry Tipper, Tucker traced Tipper’s last place of residence, where he found a further three paintings in the showman’s old cart in the back ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
Art Aquarium | Sea Life Melbourne AquariumArt Aquarium makes a splash this Summer!
This Summer, see hundreds amazing tropical fish, then bring your own ideas to life in the amazing Art Aquarium – Melbourne’s biggest and newest interactive experience, only at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium . ..
Bohemian MelbourneArtist, rebel, hippie, hipster?
Revealing Melbourne’s enduring counter-cultures, Bohemian Melbourne celebrates a who’s who of creative free spirits through their art and the bohemian legacy that has shaped the character of this city.
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Melbourne International Jazz Festival | Summer SessionsOur Summer Sessions program brings you world-class jazz in January, building on the growing success of the main Festival in June.
In 2015 over 6 nights, Bennetts Lane Jazz Club will play host to a series of intimate gigs including Belgian piano vi..
Midsumma Festival 201518 January — 08 February 2015 | Midsumma, Melbourne’s biggest LGBTIQ festival is back with a jam-packed program including parties, exhibitions and even free sailing lessons.
Midsumma Festival has been held annually since 1988. Melbourne's Queer c..
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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..
LoopdeLoop | Animation ScreeningLoopdeLoop is an animation challenge.
Each month, animators from around the world create looping animations based on a given topic and upload them to www.loopdeloop.org.
On the last Tuesday of the month all of the posted loops are compiled and..
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Tai Chi at Fed SquareStart each week feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and energised with Tai Chi, the Chinese martial art that promotes health and relaxation. Join expert instructors from Tai Chi Australia for a free class every Tuesday morning at Fed Square.
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
Altona Homestead | OpenThe Altona Homestead was the first Homestead in this area.
Altona Homestead is open on Tuesdays 11am till 2pm.
Devonshire Tea is served on the 1st Sunday of the month.
Entry is free, however any donation is greatly appreciated
Group and Scho..
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..
Dandenong Market | OpenWelcome to Dandenong Market, where you can shop and experience the world as a local.
A busy and bustling market full of sights and delights, Dandenong Market offers a taste for every season and a treasure in every stall.
Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
Altona Beach MarketThe Altona Village Traders Association holds a local market in Altona every Tuesday located on Pier Street and Logan Reserve Altona from 9.00am to 3.00pm.
It features stalls with fresh local produce and local crafts and art.
The market is en ex..
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'..
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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..
Speed Dating Melbourne SinglesJoin us for Melbourne Speed Dating at Plan B Lounge in Richmond
Tuesday the 27th Jan at 7:30 pm
Males aged 39 to 49
Females aged 37-47
Tickets cost is $42.00
Wednesday the 28th Jan at 7:30 pm
Males aged 30 to 40
Females aged 3..
Performing Arts | Theatre
AdolescentMichael Griffiths isn’t going to let turning 40 stop his prolonged adolescence.
His REALLY prolonged adolescence. In his new cabaret Griffiths recalls falling in love, why he can’t go ten pin bowling and how touring in jukebox musicals has happi..
Affluenza in Midsumma'Highly entertaining... a stunning voice'
'Hannagan's writing is superb'
'Leaves you in awe'
In Affluenza Will Hannagan transforms from kale-crunching North Fitzroy twat to Hollywood golden boy gone b..
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Cupcake Central | Pop Up Bar Cupcake Central in collaboration with N2 Extreme Gelato is hosting a Pop Up Bar at Melbourne Central for the Summertime. Bringing to you unique nitrogen gelato cupcake creations that will leave your mouth watering.
We will be sticking around unt..
Grow It LocalGrow It Local is a project that celebrates backyard, balcony, community and windowsill food farming.
The only thing better than growing your own food is eating it, and having a Top Melbourne chef cook it up for you is the sweetest carrot of all.
MPavilion final weeks! A cheat sheet...The final weeks of our program are here and we're not wasting a single sunny day. Or a rainy one for that matter. Want to catch a flick on an inflatable cinema screen? In need of a mind-de-cluttering morning meditation? Keen to help a certain Melbour..
Victims of the Holocaust Day 201527 January | International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
Organisation: United Nations
Celebrated on the day that the Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945, International Day of Commemoration of the Victims ..
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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AFC Asian Cup 2015The 16th AFC Asian Cup will be hosted by Australia from 9 to 31 January 2015.
Five cities will host 32 world class football matches over 23 days, culminating with a Final played in Sydney on 31 January 2015.
Australia VS Kuwait
Australian Open 2015 | Tennis19 January - 1 February 2015 - Melbourne Park
For 2 weeks every year there's nowhere tennis fans would rather be than Melbourne Park.
As the world's top tennis players hit town to stake their claim on the Australian Open trophies, fans flock ..
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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..
Australian Open | Channel 7 CoverageWatch all the action of the Australian Open includinng the men's and women's finals, live and free on Channel 7.
Comprehensive coverage of the Australian Open, Asia-Pacific Grand Slam where the biggest names in tennis clash for the first major of..
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Carlton & United Brewery TourCome 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 largest brewery, where you can see how over 2 mill..
Geelong Gaol Ghost TourGeelong Gaol is one of Australia's most intact 19th Century convict prisons. A 4 story behemoth, it housed a host of convicts, murderers and lunatics under extreme conditions. Four men were executed and one buried within its walls. It is the site of ..
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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
Drawing Straws | Burlesque Life DrawingDrawing Straws is the art class that you wish your school had've offered.
Life drawing with a sexy twist - it's in Burlesque Bar, with a burlesque performer as model and muse, every Thursday at 8pm.
$15 entry includes help of professional tuto..
With One Voice | Creativity AustraliaNo 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..
Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday ProgramIts the most fun your child can have in one day!
Designed for the serious and not so serious sport star.
Runs every day of the Victoria School Holidays
9am-1pm - $40 (4 hours), 9am-3pm - $50 (6 hours)
All Professional Accredited Coac..
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..
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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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