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Acting, Drama & Public Speaking Program
Acting, Drama & Public Speaking Classes Super Speak run award winning weekly drama and public speaking skills classes for children aged 6 - 16 years across Melbourne. Our classes combine a structured and fun mix of practical drama skills (such.. More..

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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..




Today | Saturday 31st January 2015..

Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne

Charity | Fundraisers

 
View Event: Iced Tea Party | Lymphoedema

The 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.. More..
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View Event: No Tan Jan

The 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... More..
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Children | Family

 
View Event: Adventure Park | Open

Victoria’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 Open.. More..
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View Event: Bundoora Park | Open

Bundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family. Cooper's Settlement Cooper's Settlement is located in Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When yo.. More..
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Circus

 
View Event: Circus Latino | Melton

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: TOTEM | Cirque Du Soleil

Since 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.. More..
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Comedy & Magic

 
View Event: 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 .. More..
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View Event: Public Bar Comedy W/ Luke McGregor & way more $10!

After a sold out & red hot show last week, Public Bar Comedy returns in it’s new Saturday afternoon slot with another line up of some of Australia’s finest! This week we’ve got the outrageously hilarious Adam Richard and the Green Guide Letter lo.. More..
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Competitions & Prizes

 
View Event: 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.. More..
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Concerts | Music

 
View Event: Bernard Fanning - Zoo Twilights

With Special Guests Little May Bernard Fanning has had a career most musicians can only dream of. He has spent over two decades entertaining and delighting audiences across the world with his extraordinary voice and renowned songwriting. F.. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Culinary | Wine & Dining

 
View Event: Australian Open Tennis | Early Bird Dining

Celebrate 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,.. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo

 
View Event: 13 Frames of Mind - Photography Exhibition

CATC 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 Exhibition duration.. More..
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View Event: 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 .. More..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch

 
View Event: Bohemian Melbourne

Artist, 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. This exhib.. More..
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View Event: Boisterous Beginnings: Doctors in the Port Phillip District

Surgeon George Bass, Matthew Flinders’ close friend, had visited what became Victoria when he landed in Western Port Bay in 1798 but it was not until settlement in the 1830s that doctors began their work in what was then known as the Port Phillip Dis.. More..
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Festivals | Fairs

 
View Event: Cool Summer Festival 2015

From Friday 30 January to Sunday 1 February 2015, Mt Hotham will host the eighth annual Cool Summer Festival. Artists The Delta Riggs Dallas Frasca Jakubi Timberwolf Animaux The Resignators The Kite Machine Battle Axe Howlers Lama Fuck .. More..
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View Event: Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2015

The Herring Island Summer Arts Festival showcases contemporary Australian visual art including painting, photography, sculpture and fibre art, as well as special Australia Day activities. Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 17 January to 6 April .. More..
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Films | Festivals & Showing

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

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, films, talks, live events, creative workshops, education programs and collecti.. More..
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View Event: IMAX Melbourne Refurbishment

IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen. What's showing at IMAX this week | next 7 days! What's On & Bookings Coming Soon IMAX Melbourne Refurbishment 27th J.. More..
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Fitness & Fun Events

 
View Event: Free Yoga, Breathing & Meditation | Docklands

All are welcome to a fun and free yoga session every Saturday at the Docklands! From: March1st & every Saturday after (unless there is very bad weather) Times: 11am-12pm Venue: The Hub@Docklands on the outside deck 80 Harbour Esplanade Dockland.. More..
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View Event: parkrun | Albert Park

Albert parkrun is a FREE weekly 5km event for runners of all standards, which takes place every Saturday at 8am in Albert Park. It is not a race against other runners, but a 5k timed run and it can really be whatever you want it to be, whether tha.. 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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High Tea & Traditional Tea

 
View Event: Afternoon Tea at the Windsor

The 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.. More..
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View Event: Grand Afternoon Tea

A traditional Grand weekend Afternoon Tea served every Saturday & Sunday complete with an extended dessert buffet at Grand Hyatt Melbourne To make a reservation at Collins Kitchen, please telephone +613 9653 4831. .. More..
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Historical Locations & Tours

 
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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View Event: Cooper's Settlement | Open

Cooper's Settlement is open 7 days a week all year round. Cooper's Settlement is located within the largest park in the Northern suburbs Bundoora Park. When you visit the Settlement you can experience a variety of activities that children will .. More..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General

 
View Event: Apollo Bay Market

Every Saturday morning showcasing art, craft and produce of the Otways The Apollo Bay Market is on most Saturdays throughout the year and provides and excellent opportunity for a pleasant morning with quality handmade wares, conversation, coffee f.. More..
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View Event: Barwon Heads Market

Barwon Heads Market has over 30 stalls of fresh fruit and vegies, home made crafts and jewellery, home grown, plants, craft, clothing, Devonshire tea and a sausage sizzle in the Barwon Heads Community Hall. Fresh fruit, vegetables, jams, lavender,.. More..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce

 
View Event: Boroondara Farmers' Market | 5th Saturday

The Boroondara Farmer's market is the perfect chance to stock up on farm-fresh supplies and delicious treats. You can purchase all manner of fruit and vegetables free-range eggs handmade pasta and sauces breads jams and biscuits direct from the pr.. More..
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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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Museum & Science

 
View Event: Australian National Aviation Museum | Open

The Australian National Aviation Museum contains the finest collection of Australian made and designed aircraft as well as the broadest collection with representative types covering the development of air travel and military aviation within Australia.. More..
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View Event: 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 .. More..
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Open Days

 
View Event: Open Gardens

Australia's Open Garden Scheme opens over 8,000 of Australia's best private gardens every weekend along with special gardening events. There are open private gardens of every size, style and description. Old and young, large and small, from inner.. More..
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Parties & Social Events

 
View Event: Billboard Saturday's

Billboard Saturdays every Saturday night at Billboard The Venue. Regular international DJs plus top resident DJs bring you the latest & greatest in house music! State of the art sound & lighting & a large capacity venue - theres no better place to pa.. More..
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Performing Arts | Theatre

 
View Event: Adolescent

Michael 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.. More..
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View Event: Affluenza in Midsumma

'Highly entertaining... a stunning voice' Theatre Press 'Hannagan's writing is superb' Arts Hub 'Leaves you in awe' Broadway World In Affluenza Will Hannagan transforms from kale-crunching North Fitzroy twat to Hollywood golden boy gone b.. More..
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Pet | Animal Events

 
View Event: Dog Shows & Trials

Dogs Victoria presents dog show and trials every weekend throughout Victoria.. All Breeds Show Obedience Trials Obedience Trials Pug Shows For further events or to learn more about any of the listed disciplines or venues, please visit www.do.. More..
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Pop-Up Shops

 
View Event: 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.. More..
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Public Awareness

 
View Event: Grow It Local

Grow 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. .. More..
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View Event: 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.. More..
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Sales | Special Offers

 
View Event: The Conscious Closet | Clothing Sale

*Pre-loved * New * Designer* Women’s Clothing & Accessory SALE!! Clothing, accessories, handbags and shoes from brands such as Carla Zampatti, Jigsaw, Scanlan & Theodore, Perri Cutten, Alannah Hill, Veronika Maine among other treasures are just wa.. 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: AFC Asian Cup 2015

The 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. AAMI Games Australia VS Kuwait Fri.. More..
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View Event: Australian Open 2015 | Tennis

19 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 .. More..
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Swap Meets

 
View Event: Card Collectors Fair

The Card Collectors Fair takes place on 5th Saturday months except when the 5th Saturday falls in Easter. Card Auction, Raffle, Special sales (proceeds to Charity) Various stall holders selling Antique, vintage and modern cards. Good day for all.. More..
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Television Shows

 
View Event: Australian Open | Channel 7 Coverage

Watch 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.. More..
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View Event: Coxy's Big Break

Coxy's Big Break is a travel show where you can find great things to do from the comfort of your armchair. Destinations have criss-crossed every corner of Australia; from the magnificent Great Ocean Road in the south to spectacular rainforests o.. More..
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Tours & Trips

 
View Event: 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.. More..
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View Event: Chocoholic Tours

Explore and talk about Melbourne through a chocoholic haze. Indulge chocolate fantasies with tastings from Melbourne's chocolate specialists, while you discover the city's lanes and arcades. Fun, informative and, most importantly, delicious! Choco.. More..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics

 
View Event: Make 4 flowers in 2 days

Make 4 flowers using advanced flower making techniques-gardenia, lsilk orchid, hand dyed & tooled roses.Expected outcome: You will leave the class with 4 flowers you have made and know how to use them to create headbands, combs, clips and brooches. .. More..
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View Event: Vietnamese Cooking Experience

Our cooking classes are run in a purpose-built cooking school which is conveniently located on Victoria Street, Richmond, just minutes from the Melbourne CBD. Victoria Street is Melbourne’s own little Saigon. A hub of activity, sights and sounds. Wha.. More..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids

 
View Event: Bentleigh Calisthenics Enrolments

Bentleigh 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.. More..
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View Event: Minitalia Lab | Italian for Children

Minitalia 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.. More..
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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events

 
View Event: Buddhist Class | Free

FREE Buddhist Class every Saturday afternoon This friendly and welcoming Buddhist class offers teachings, Dharma discussion and meditation to suit all levels and cultural backgrounds. Drawing inspiration from the major Buddhist schools, this.. 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: Collingwood Children's Farm | Open

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. Family Day - First Sunday of each Month Farmers' Market - Second Saturday of e.. More..
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Printroom
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Experts in business card, brochure, and flyer design & printing Printroom is an online printing company that offers a number of services to businesses and individuals throughout Melbourne. We ...

Escape Hunt Melbourne | Review
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Do you have what it takes to escape the room? Test your sleuthing skills in Melbourne’s Escape Hunt Experience! Ranked the number one attraction on TripAdvisor Bangkok, the exciting live ...

High Tea @ Olinda Tea House
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Enjoy a Sunday afternoon with family or friends over our once a month high tea @ the Olinda Tea House! Located in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges, only 50km from Melbourne, come for a nice drive ...

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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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 ...

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Barbecue Restaurants Guide
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The latest Melbourne trend in food is America's southern style of slow-cooked BBQ dishes. American BBQ Restaurants can now be found in many | More..

Melbourne Barbecue Festival
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The Melbourne Barbecue Festival culminates in a free admission barbecue food festival at the Queen Victoria Market on Sunday 1 February 2015, showcasing a | More..

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SummerSalt Outdoor Arts Festival 2015
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Over five extraordinary summer weekends, the Melbourne Arts Precinct is turned on its head. Music, dance, circus, theatre and art burst into life and spill out onto the streets of ...

Suzuki Night Market
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Now in its 17th year, the Summer Night Market attracts over 200 stall holders and showcases some of Melbourne’s finest artisans, producing locally made clothing, jewellery, prints and an array of ...


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