Today | Monday 21st April 2014..
Events listed below are happening in Melbourne today..
On ANZAC Day, ceremonies are held in towns and cities across the nation to acknowledge and remember the service of our veterans.
Most of the funds are raised through the sale of ANZAC badges. The badges are available in different denominations fro..
People from all walks of life are encouraged to take part in Australia's first.
ANZAC Run in Melbourne on April 21, 2014.
Like the ANZAC tradition itself, the annual event prides itself on community, mateship and solidarity, and the spirit of ..
|Drawtism | Play Pictionary for Autism|
Drawtism is a fun fundraising concept that Alpha created and has been running since 2008. Utilising the game Pictionary, participants have a glimpse into the significant challenges experienced by people living with Autism.
Like Alpha’s essentia..
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|Acting, Drama & Public Speaking Classes|
Super Speak run weekly drama skills classes for children aged 6 - 17 years.
Our classes combine a structured and fun mix of practical drama skills (such role playing, script work, improvisation & characterisation) and speaking skills (such as voi..
|Adventure Park | Geelong|
Victoria’s biggest and most exciting theme park, Adventure Park is opening its gates for another supercharged summer!
Located just 10 minutes from Geelong and boasting some of the coolest water rides around, this summer Adventure Park goers can e..
|Bentleigh Calisthenics Enrolments|
Bentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2014 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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|Circus Latino | Caulfield|
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..
|Circus Royale | Hoppers Crossing|
An International Daredevil and Multimillion Dollar Circus and Animal Spectacular under the Mighty Big Top!!
Every seat a comfortable chair. Limited VIP and Ringside Chairs.
Damian Syred’s All New 2014 Circus Royale!!
Aerial Daredevil John..
|Eroni's Circus | Sunbury|
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 ..
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|Adam Richard | Gaypocalypse|
Zombies are coming. And they’re fabulous.
Adam Richard (Spicks and Specks) is returning to The Melbourne International Comedy Festival for his first solo show since 2007.
Are there boatloads of gay zombies trying to enter Australia illegally?
|Comedy @ Spleen | Monday's FREE!|
Every Monday, Spleen Bar is the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, with a packed room every week!
In the last year we've had drop in spots from Wil Anderson, Charlie Pickering, Adam Hills, Josh Thomas, Lehmo, Fiona O'Loghlin, Jimeoin, Frank Woodle..
|Live Comedy @ Comic's Lounge|
Live 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 ..
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|Win Your Dream Holiday|
Where would you go if you won a Dream Holiday to the value of $8,000?
Enter now and let Melbourne Public Bar & Restaurant in South Wharf make your holiday dreams a reality.
|Buddy Guy, James Cotton & Charlie Musselwhite|
Monday 21 April 2014
Bluesfest Touring is immensely proud to present perhaps THEIR GREATEST EVER BLUES TOUR – BUDDY GUY with special guests CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE and also The JAMES COTTON BLUES BAND
“Heaven is lying at Buddy Guy’s feet while list..
|Live Jazz @ Bennetts Lane|
Bennetts Lane Jazz Club in the heart of central Melbourne is open every night from 8:30pm.
Gigs normally start at 9:00pm weeknights and 9:30pm on weekends.
View Whats Live @ Bennetts Lane
|What's On @ Dogs Bar!|
Dog's Bar was established in 1989 and has always had a close connection with artists, writers, actors & filmmakers.
In 2002 Dog's Bar started a journey that has now resulted in over 200 individual arts events per annum being held. Whther it's sto..
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Conferences | Conventions
|Monash Art Design & Architecture Seminar | Free|
MADA (Monash Art, Design and Architecture) is throwing open its doors to the public for a range of informative and free discussions around art, design and architecture.
At Monash seminar attendees will gain insight into courses and careers across..
|Easter Long Weekend at The College Lawn |
We have everything you need to keep you entertained for the Easter Long Weekend right here at The College Lawn!
- Seafood lunch specials all day
- Showing all your favourite sport live (see our 'Sports Guide' section on ..
|Easter Long Weekend at The Golden Gate|
The Golden Gate is the perfect place to wine and dine over the Easter long weekend.
Our specials include:
- $10 steaks & Fish and Chips
- $5 Happy Hour 4-6pm all drinks
Sat & Sun:
- $10 steaks and Happy Hour
|Food Trucks @ The Emerald Peacock|
The Emerald Peacock is thrilled to announce a new culinary concept and collaboration.
Experience the food truck phenomenon in our cocktail lounge or on the rooftop!
It’s fair to say that some of Melbourne’s best grub now comes on wheels an..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
|A Celebration of All Things Bright and Wonderful|
A Celebration of All Things Bright and Wonderful
Manyung at Sorrento
19 April - 11 May, 2014
113A Ocean Beach Rd Sorrento
|Aboriginal Art Exhibition and Sale|
After weeks of negotiations, we are delighted to announce The Sandpit's first exhibition – selected artworks from the Aboriginal and Modern Art Gallery of Australia’s (AMAGOA) extensive collection.
As well as representing over 60 artists from Cent..
22 March 2014 - 26 April 2014
Venue: Arts Project Australia
Opening: 22 March 2014, from 3-5pm
Animals can serve as a reminder to us of our primal beginnings; they remain elusive, mysterious and belong to a different world.
People have long ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
|A Conspiracy of Cartographers|
A conspiracy of cartographers: a series of book sculptures
Leading book sculptor Nicholas Jones created a fantastic new body of sculptural works inspired by the groundbreaking atlas Terrarum Orbis Theatrum by Abraham Ortelius (1574), as part of hi..
|A walk through French cinema|
Photo exhibition of French cinema's biggest icons.
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Alliance Française French Film Festival, the Alliance Francaise de Melbourne is delighted to present a series of twenty-four portraits of some of the..
|Alexandra Heritage Easter Gala Weekend|
Easter Gala Weekend - Easter long weekend,
19-21 April 2014
This day will showcase both the ATT’s machinery display and those of other machinery clubs and enthusiast's from across this region of Victoria.
A vast range of steam oil and convent..
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|Bendigo Easter Antique Fair|
Come along and see a large collection of Antiques and collectables under one roof with dealers from far and wide. All items are for sale so you will be sure to see some one off pieces, and maybe grab a bargain or two.
Be part of the exciting ..
|Bendigo Easter Festival|
The 2014 Bendigo Easter Festival promises to be four stimulating days of fun and entertainment from Good Friday to Easter Monday.
Bendigo will come alive with activities that will entice and attract all age groups.
The Bendigo Easter Festival..
|Easter Steamfest 2014|
Kerrisdale Mountain Railway & Museum
Saturday 19th, Sunday 20th & Monday 21st April, 2014
Ready for an adventure?
All aboard the Kerrisdale Mountain Railway train!
A two foot gauge railway with a 'zig zag formation', we a..
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Films Festivals & Showing
|What's Showing @ IMAX|
IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen.
IMAX has reopened with a new screen, sound system and twin IMAX digital projectors.
What's showing at IMAX this week
|Corporate Challenge | Lunchtime Sports|
Want to incorporate fun, fitness and team building into your working week?
These are only a handful of benefits that teams experience in the lunchtime sports competition, the Corporate Challenge.
Sports on offer include netball, soccer, baske..
|Fitness at Fed Square|
Get active with free fitness classes at Fed Square.
Join workouts led by health coaches and fitness instructors from Healthy Lifestyle Lounge. These classes aim to help city workers keep fit and healthy. Fitness activities include circuit based e..
|Australian Delphi User Group|
The Melbourne meetings of the Australian Delphi User Group are held on the third Monday of each month at the Royal Society's hall at 8 La Trobe Street, Melbourne.
The Delphi programming environment is one of Borland's most successful products, wit..
Historical Locations & Tours
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 ..
Coolart Homestead is a magnificent late Victorian mansion situated on the shores of Westernport. In the superb grounds are ever-changing wetlands that you can view from the observatory, and a lagoon where thousands of Australian white ibis nest every..
Cooper's Settlement is located in the largest park in the Northern suburbs, Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When you visit the Settlement you can experience a variety of activities that children will want to revisit and fa..
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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:
-:- fresh meat, chicken, fish;
-:- a mini sup..
|Charlton Lions Club Market|
Easter Monday 21st April 2014 - This is an annual market held on Easter Monday at St. Joseph's School oval in High Street next to the Cricket Club Hotel.
Over 45 stalls of plants, clothes, garden requisites, tools, ornaments, toys, craft work and ..
|Tarwin Lower Market|
Tarwin Lower Market for craft, trash, treasure and fresh produce at Tarwin Lower Memorial Hall.
Public Holidays falling on a Monday + selected Dates..
2014 - 27th January, 10th March, 21st April
See attached pdf (below) for more dates..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
|Little Saigon Market|
FROM the freshly pressed sugar cane juice to the still-crawling crabs, Footscray’s Little Saigon Market (pictured) delivers an energising, distinctively Vietnamese shopping experience. You will find mountains of produce, with some stalls offering tas..
Motor Sports | Auto Events
|Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum|
The Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum in Maffra has an outstanding rotating display of interesting vehicles, including veteran, classic, transport and auto memorabilia.
Every four months Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum hold a spe..
|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, ..
|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..
|Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery|
National Sports Museum at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) have launched a new gallery to celebrate the rich history of Australian thoroughbred racing.
Champions marks the completion of the third phase of the National Sports Museum and features ..
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|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!
Presented by Visit Yarra Valley and the Yarra Valley Visitor Information ..
|Easter Long Weekend at The Exchange Hotel|
Hop down to The Exchange over the Easter long weekend, where you can enjoy $10 cocktails all weekend.
Plus, we’ll have live acoustic & DJ sets on Sunday night!
|Easter Long Weekend at The Geebung |
It's almost that time of the year for The Geebung's Easter Sunday long weekend eggstravaganza and it's set to be a cracking night!
This year we have:
- Jamie Forbes live in the beer garden from 4pm
- DJ Dubs on the decks from 6pm
- Tim and Tom..
|Easter Long Weekend at The Limerick|
Easter Long Weekend is finally here, and we have loads on offer for you here at The Limerick!
- Showing live sport all weekend, including AFL / NRL / A-League finals and more
- Live Music Saturday & Sunday
- $15 Boags Jugs & $5 Happy Hours from ..
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Performing Arts | Theatre | Opera
A smash hit with Sydney audiences and critics, 'Neighbourhood Watch' is a glorious Melbourne tale written especially for the inimitable Robyn Nevin.
Ana lives alone with her dog in Kew and it’s hard to say who is snappier. At eighty years of age, ..
|Theatre Shows | What's On|
Melbourne has a rich theatrical tradition comparable with London's west end and New York's broadway with many shows making their world premiere in Melbourne!
The shows listed below are playing in Melbourne or coming soon.
|3000 Melbourne Magazine | April|
With monthly issues distributed free to the public across Melbourne's CBD & Docklands 3000 Melbourne Magazine covers a diverse range of local news events high profile interviews as well as regular business and wellbeing sections.
3000 Melbourne M..
|Australian Immigration Records | Free Access|
Free Australian Immigration records
Discover your story now!
Discover the story behind your family’s journey to Australia with FREE access to all our Australian Immigration records until Monday 21st April. Featuring 3.5..
|Easter Information & Emergency Numbers|
Important information and telephone numbers to call over the Easter holiday period.
Fire, Police and Ambulance: 000.
Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000.
Poisons Information Centre: 131 126.
Lifeline: 131 114.
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|Massive Book Warehouse Clearance Sale|
Collingwood’s longest-running bookstore, Social Club Books, is open over Easter weekend and offering quality books cheaper than most Easter treats.
Social Club Books (SCB), a 30-year-old warehouse bookshop located on Collingwood’s Keele Street, is..
|AFL Premiership Games | 2014|
We are already at Round 5 of the AFL Premiership season.
Games in Melbourne..
No games in Melbourne on Good Friday.
Saturday, April 19
Collingwood vs. North Melbourne (MCG)
Essendon vs. St Kilda (ES) (Night)
Sunday, April 20
|Easter Monday Races|
Easter Monday Races
Monday, 21 April 2014
11:00am to 6:00pm
Join us for a relaxing day at the races with your family to see out the Easter long weekend!
Kids aged 13 years and under: FREE..
|Melbourne Touch Football | Winter Competition|
Expressions of interests are now open for the Winter Competition season of 2014.
The competition will be held on Mondays. The first week, come and try night, will be April 7th.
Please note this year you may express interest for teams or individ..
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|Broadford Swap Meet & Collectables|
Swap Meets, Antique & Collectables Fairs, Markets & Rallies this weekend...
Apr 12 2014 Echuca Swap Meet, Rotary Park, Rose St, Echuca. Enq: 0456 010 665
Apr 12-13 2014 Narrandera Swap Meet, Show & Shine & Rally Narrandera Vintage Restorers an..
|Broadford Vintage Swap & Collectables Show|
Easter Monday 21st April 2014 | A great day for all is the Broadford Vintage Swap & Collectables annual event held at Broadford’s Harley Hammond Reserve.
This will be the 20th year of this very successful local event. This event has grown to be a ..
|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) @ 8.30pm | Sam's Mailbag, Street Talk & Almost Footy Legends
|Audience Required | TV Shows|
Television shows seeking studio audiences in Melbourne...
Join the audience of the following television shows:
ABC - Spicks and Specks - Join in the musical madness.
Channel 7 - not at present
Channel 9 - Millionaire Hot Seat | *FREE* T..
|My Kitchen Rules | MKR|
Australia’s favourite cooking show My Kitchen Rules returns with all new contestants.
Once again Pete Evans and Manu Feildel will host couples starting with home restaurants before moving the kitchen headquarters.
--> Cathy & Anna
--> Carly & ..
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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 shop shelf.
The exhibit gives a great insight ..
|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..
|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 largest brewery, where you can see how over 2 mill..
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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
Arcadia Hotel, South Yarra 8:00 PM Louise Crawford
|Funky Bunch Trivia @ The Hawthorn|
Every Monday night at The Hawthorn Hotel.
Who said Monday nights had to be boring? Come and test your knowledge while having a drink with friends!
Monday’s also mean Parmageddon - a choice of 10 different Parma toppings every Monday from 6-9pm ..
|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
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
|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..
|Meditation Group at SpellBox|
Meditation Group every Monday with Sandras.
A guided meditation group that will help empower and unblock emotions that hold us back.
Meditation is a form of relaxation to help you find your true self and direction in life. With Sandrah
|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..
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|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..
|Collingwood Children's Farm|
Situated 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.
The Farm provides inner city children and their families access to animals, a..
|Healesville Sanctuary |
Explore a bushland haven for Australian wildlife at Healesville Sanctuary, just one hour from Melbourne in the stunning Yarra Valley wine region.
Wander through the tranquil tracks and meet some iconic Australian animals like Koalas, Kangaroos, Pl..
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