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View Event: Batman Market | New in Coburg
Batman Market | New in Coburg
Introducing to you Batman Market - a multicultural food and crafts market that is located behind an abandoned textiles factory in Coburg! Soon to be launched in the 2nd week of October, you will be able to enjoy an array of: ~ global cuisine & .. More..

View Event: Healthy Body & Soul Expo
Healthy Body & Soul Expo
Life is busy, spoil yourself at this wonderful boutique event designed to be a day out to pamper your body and nourish your soul. Join us for pampering or inspiration, enjoy a massage or healing then grab a seat and attend one of our amazing speak.. More..

View Event: Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
Extended to 3rd October 2014 | 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 bl.. More..




Today | Thursday 2nd October 2014..

Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne

Charity | Fundraisers

 
View Event: An Art & Film Feast

Studio 106 presents: an ART and FILM FEAST Spring into Spring with a night of art and film at The Sandpit in St Kilda. A fundraiser for Studio 106. Thursday 2 October, 2014, 7-10pm. Art auctions, art for sale, giveaways, drinks and a progr.. More..
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View Event: Girls Night In | Cancer Council

Join the 50,000 Victorian women attending a Girls Night In this October and turn a get together with the girls into a powerful fundraiser for Cancer Council Victoria to support women facing cancer. Girls Night In is a great excuse to spend time wi.. More..
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Children | Family

 
View Event:  School Holiday Guide | Spring

Our exclusive guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 20 to October 5, 2014. Keep the kids active and busy these school holiday's with these fabulous idea's. Family Fun! All Day Holiday Acti.. More..
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View Event: Avenel Maze | Open

Avenel 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.. More..
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Circus

 
View Event: Circus Latino | Airport West

Circus 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.. More..
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View Event: Circus Royale | Corio

Circus Royale is a totally professional traditional circus staged in a luxury tent featuring International circus stars. High wire walkers, swing trapeze, clowns, acrobats, sabateco dancers, drummers, jugglers, contortion. A total of 6 humane ani.. More..
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Comedy & Magic

 
View Event: Anthony Jeannot is Unaccept-a-bubble

A comedy show about life, love and bubbles. I want to talk to you about stuff that’s important to me. Stuff like love, and how it shapes our lives, a little bit about hope and how hard it is to hang on to, and a lot about bubbles and how awesome .. More..
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View Event: Arj Barker: Keeper or Crapper

Join Arj Barker for an hour of future classics! Some call it a work-in-progress. He calls it… Arj Barker: Keeper or Crapper 2014. Returning to one of his favorite festivals, Arj invites you on his journey to uncover some brand new comedy gold! Be.. 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: CLICK 14 Art Prize | Open Call

Open call photography exhibition All themes, framed or unframed. Must be photographic (but can be manipulated). All work must be 80x80cm or less (including frame). Enter up to 8 entries, all will be hung. Interstate and International Arti.. More..
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View Event: Maritime Art Awards & Exhibition

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 organisatio.. 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: Black Market Pop-Up Cafe

Fitzroy's The Black Market pop up cafe on Smith Street is not what you are thinking. The menu features fried-chicken sandwiches, tacos, shaker fries, and wings. Two beers on tap with more coming. The wine list has Australian and international wine.. More..
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View Event: Coombe | Cellar Door

You can enjoy our delicious, estate grown Coombe Farm wines among the vines at the ‘Farm’ cellar door or as part of the full gourmet experience at Coombe – The Melba Estate. The Coombe Farm wine brand was established in 2002, the ‘Farm’ cellar doo.. More..
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Dance & Ballet

 
View Event: Red Bull Flying Bach

ATA Allstar Artists presents Red Bull Flying Bach Classical meets breakdance in this highly anticipated ‘come-Bach’ Following sell-out shows in 2013, Red Bull Flying Bach returns to Melbourne as part of a national tour. Shattering the bound.. More..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo

 
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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View Event: Bad Aboriginal Photography

3 September 2014 to 7 October 2014 Bad Aboriginal photography is an exhibition of cheeky work by three Indigenous Australian artists: Brenda L Croft, Destiny Deacon and Tracey Moffatt. In different ways they each venture into the badlands of s.. More..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch

 
View Event: ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open

Open daily 10am to 5pm 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, screen film festivals, live events, creative worksh.. More..
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View Event: Australia Will Be There

Australia 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 .. More..
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Festivals | Fairs

 
View Event: Australian Tap Dance Festival 2014

Melbourne will again become the tap dance hub in the southern hemisphere. We believe everyone should know the incredible feeling of watching or participating in tap dance! The festival is bringing the tap community and public together to lear.. More..
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View Event: Coburg Carnivale 2014

Tuesday 30 September - Saturday 4 October 2014 Victoria Street Mall and Coburg Library Coburg Carnivale is on again...only a little bit different and twice as nice! Join us from Tuesday 30 September - Saturday 4 October to participate in the.. More..
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Films | Festivals & Showing

 
View Event: Lavazza Italian Film Festival

The biggest Italian Film Festival in the world outside Italy. Bringing a dash of Mediterranean romance to 15 superb Palace locations from mid-September to late October, the Festival's 15th edition will premiere 34 show-stopping new features and d.. More..
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View Event: What's Showing @ IMAX

IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen. IMAX reopened in 2014 with a new screen, sound system and twin IMAX digital projectors. What's showing at IMAX this week | next .. More..
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Fitness & Fun Events

 
View Event: Women's Only Exercise Classes

Montmorency | Exercise classes for women, specialising in pregnancy and post natal exercise. Every Monday and Thursday, 10am mishfit philosophy: mishfit is a personal training service that educates and provides safe exercise care to women w.. 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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High Tea & Traditional Tea

 
View Event: Barbie Secret Door High Tea

To celebrate the upcoming release of ‘Barbie™ and the Secret Door’ on DVD join us for a magical high tea at Aria Lounge. Sweet treats include tiara cupcake, secret door cookie, castle marshmallow cone, fruit magic wand, flower power quiche, rainbo.. More..
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View Event: Grand Afternoon Tea

A traditional Grand Afternoon Tea is served daily at Grand Hyatt Melbourne a la carte on Monday – Thursday (2.30pm – 5pm) at $35pp. Grand Afternoon Tea (PDF) On Friday and the weekends, an extended dessert buffet with an incredible array of pa.. 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 | Open & Tours

Cooks' Cottage is rebuilt in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook discoverer of Australia. Opening hours Monday to Sunday: 9am to 5pm Cooks' Cottage is not open Christmas Day. Last visitor admitted 4... 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: 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 Saturday morning and, coming soon, Sunday morning.. More..
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Museum & Science

 
View Event: 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 exhibition, the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic Hi.. More..
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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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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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Performing Arts | Theatre

 
View Event: 10 Things You Can't Do On Stage

They made rules. We saw challenges. Ever wondered what you're NOT supposed to do on stage, and why? What happens if you break the Top Ten Rules? What type of madness and mayhem ensues? Jak and Coby plan to find out! This innovative brand .. More..
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View Event: 7 | National Institute of Circus Arts

The National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) is excited to present 7, a gripping triple bill performed by its second year students. The show will be part of the 2014 Melbourne Fringe Festival from September 24 to 27 and October 1 to 4 at the custo.. More..
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Public Awareness

 
View Event: Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month Show your true colours and (heart) pink this October National Breast Cancer Foundation .. More..
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View Event: Celebrating 50 years of Forest Hill Chase

Celebrating 50 years of Forest Hill Chase We’re mighty proud to say that our centre has been part of local life since 1964! From Monday 22nd September – Saturday 11th October Forest Hill Chase Shopping Centre will be celebrating its 50th birth.. More..
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Sales | Special Offers

 
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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Sightseeing

 
View Event: 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 only observation deck in the world that can thrill .. More..
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View Event: 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 with its many restaurants cafes and bars. Federati.. More..
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Sporting Fixtures

 
View Event: Australian Transplant Games 2014

Melbourne, September 26 – October 4, 2014 First held in 1988, 1500 competitors and supporters expected More than 20 sports played, including athletics, swimming, cycling and tennis Participants must have had a life-saving transplant or be on a wa.. More..
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Television Shows

 
View Event: AFL Footy @ Channel 9

Channel 9 coverage of the 2014 A.F.L. Football season. Nine footy shows include.. --> Footy Classified (Monday), --> Footy Show (Thursday) --> The Sunday Footy Show (Sunday) --> TAC Cup: Future Stars (Sunday) Footy Show Tickets to th.. More..
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View Event: Audience Required | TV Shows

Television 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 - Millionaire Hot Seat | *FREE* Tickets - AFL Footy Show - No tick.. 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 35 Elizabeth St, City (03) 9620 5100 The Hawthorn 8pm .. 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: Salsa Dance Class | Free

The Salsa Foundation Come and try our FREE (Yes, that's right, FREE) Beginners Salsa Dance classes in Melbourne CBD! The Salsa Foundation offers FREE beginners Salsa classes every week, Wednesday and Thursday nights from 5:30pm. It's a great w.. More..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids

 
View Event: a3 - Australian Arts Alive Holiday Program

Join us at the a3 Holiday Program in October! Our talented team of singing, dance and drama instructors are excited to present the a3 - Australian Arts Alive Holiday Program. Girls and boys will have fun in our creative, engaging and nurturing.. More..
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View Event: AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday Program

Holiday Program (Sport Camp) Prahran September 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 October 1, 2, 3. Sports Holiday Program, Its the most fun your child can have in one day! Designed for the serious and not so serious sport star. In Brief: Run.. More..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events

 
View Event: Navaratri

September 29 - October 3 Navaratri ** - Hindu + October 3 Waqf al Arafa - Hajj Day * ** - Islam Religious days and holidays for 2014 celebrated in Melbourne. JANUARY 2014 1 Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian .. 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 | Open

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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Rock&Chuckle#6 | Animal Rescue Fundraiser
View Rock&Chuckle#6 | Animal Rescue Fundraiser
Fundraiser for Maneki Neko Cat Rescue and Greyhound Rescue Victoria Who doesn't enjoy laughing? Nobody. Everyone loves laughter. Who loves quality musical tunes? Only everyone in the world! And ...

Collins Place Physiotherapy Clinic
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Welcome to Collins Place Physio. We are a leading team of physiotherapists and remedial massage therapists with over 20 years professional experience who pride ourselves on offering first-class ...

The Playful Market
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Next Playful Market is on Saturday 11th October 2014 9am - 3pm @ Ashburton Baptist Church, Marquis St Ashburton Melways Map 60 D9 A fundraising market with lots of home made and fairtrade stalls, ...

Thirsty Merc Acoustic Session
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THIRSTY MERC are one of Australia’s finest live acts. Such a claim is rarely upheld but even the most hardened media agree: Thirsty Merc’s live shows demonstrate some of the best musicianship ...

Pandora’s Dolls
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Pandora’s Dolls Showing at the 2014 Fringe Festival THE FRINGE HUB - MAIN THEATRE LITHUANIAN CLUB SHOW RUNS FROM THE- 30TH OF SEPTEMBER UNTIL THE 4TH OF OCTOBER 2014 Theater goers will ...

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
View Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
Extended to 3rd October 2014 | WITNESS IMPOSSIBLE OCCURRENCES, ONE OF MELBOURNE’S MOST EXCLUSIVE ATTRACTIONS. Award winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of ...

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School Holiday Guide | Spring
View  School Holiday Guide | Spring
Our exclusive guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 20 to October 5, 2014. Keep the kids active and | More..

Daylight Saving Starts | Melbourne
View Daylight Saving Starts | Melbourne
This is a reminder to turn your clocks FORWARD one hour for the official start of the 2014-2015 daylight saving period on Sunday, 5th October | More..

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Burgers of Melbourne
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Following the journey of a burger lover in Melbourne. Each week a new burger joint is chosen and the biggest burger on the menu is ordered. The burger is then rated by the following: Appearance, ...

Love Lock Bridge | Southgate
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Love on Southgate Bridge Thousands of people pass by every day without noticing. Padlocks attached to the sides of Southgate Footbridge that crosses the Yarra River. What are they? They ...


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