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Back 2 School Day 2014Back 2 School Day is The Smith Family’s fundraising event for the big kid in
all of us… and it’s as easy as 1… 2… 3…
Celebrate your past, change a child’s future.
Grab an old-school tie, break out the fairy bread and let the fun and games begi..
Piggy Bank Appeal 2014The Piggy Bank Appeal for Very Special Kids runs every year in September.
2014 is the 17th annual Piggy Bank Appeal.
The aim is to raise over $1 million so families of children with life-threatening illnesses can access the support they need fr..
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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..
Bundoora Park | OpenBundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family.
Cooper's Settlement is located in Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When yo..
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Circus Latino | Airport WestCircus 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 | CorioCircus 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..
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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..
Friday Night ComedyFriday Night Comedy
The one where you heckle with your phone
Every Friday at 10:30pm
A few comedians. A projector screen. Your phone.
At FNC comedians battle for the ultimate comedy championship. Everyone in the audience can take out their ph..
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St Peter's Church Box Hill | 125th Anniversary125th Anniversary of St Peter's Box Hill
St Peter's Anglican Church Box Hill turns 125 on 18th September.
The foundation stone of the original church building was laid on 18/09/1889. That church building burnt down many years ago, but we inv..
CLICK 14 Art Prize | Open CallOpen 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..
Minecraft CompetitionThe Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E) is giving 18 year olds and under a chance to participate in one of Australia’s freshest latest hottest competition, a chance to play Minecraft, and win prizes!
Minecraft users, or “want to be”..
Australian INXS ShowFeaturing six energetic and professional musicians The Australian INXS Show both celebrates and honors the memory of Michael Hutchence and the band by bringing back to life the halcyon days of INXS, all the way from their self-titled debut and onto E..
Coombe | Melba Opera Series‘GRAND OPENING OPERA SERIES’
Coombe – The Melba Estate in conjunction with the Melba Opera Trust invite you to a night of food, wine and operatic performances by some of the Melba Opera Trust scholars.
Friday 19th September, 2014
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Conferences | Conventions
Healing Ways Symposium: Art with Intent The Dax Centre's Healing Ways Symposium will bring together a diverse range of national speakers to explore the role of art in promoting healing and emotional wellbeing in Aboriginal communities on September 19 and 20.
The Honorable Jeff Kennett A..
Melbourne Juggling Convention 2014Melbourne Juggling Convention is a 4 day circus festival in the heart of Melbourne.
Workshops, performances, networking and heaps of juggling fun!
NEW VENUE FOR 2014!
MJC is moving! But don't worry, we're not moving far - Just 750 meters aw..
A Good Catch | Mr MasonThis September, savour the refreshing seasonal flavours of Spring with Head Chef Thiago’s seafood inspired menu.
Featuring locally sourced barramundi and yellowfin tuna, feast on a one or two course French influenced meal matched perfectly with a ..
Dinner & Dance TrainThe 'Dinner & Dance Train' departs from Puffing Billy's Belgrave Station on selected Fridays and Saturdays throughout the year.
Join family, friends and/or work colleagues for a unique dining experience!
Share this unique dinner and dance exper..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
100 Cats100 Cats at Off the Kerb in Collingwood is a moggy mecca for all things feline.
CELEBRATING OFF THE KERB GALLERY'S 100TH EXHIBITION BY RAISING FUNDS AND PROVISIONS FOR INGRID'S HAVEN
In ancient Egypt cats were considered to be sacred, with the..
A B S T R A C TA B S T R A C T
18th Jul 2014 - 26th Oct 2014
Abstraction is one of modernism’s most profound and innovative concepts. The term indicates a departure from reality into a world of thoughts and ideas expressed through a visual la..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | OpenOpen 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..
Australia Will Be ThereAustralia 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 ..
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2014 Craft Fair | GeelongThe 2014 Craft Fair will be held in The Pier on Cunningham Pier in Geelong.
19th - 21st September, 2014.
80 craft stalls and a breathtaking venue.
The pier was constructed in the 1900′s by The Geelong and Melbourne Railway Company. The..
Dutch Weekend | Tesselaar Tulip FestivalDutch Weekend | Celebrate Dutch Culture
As far back as the 17th Century the Dutch have been in love with Tulips…
Grab your clogs and visit the Tesselaar Tulip Festival this weekend as it transforms into a mini-Holland!
Enjoy live stage shows..
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Films | Festivals & Showing
Bottle Rocket Bottle Rocket (1996) is Wes Anderson's quiet indie debut that went mostly unnoticed in 1996 and remained somewhat forgotten since. Naturally, it's a personal crusade of ours to sow the seed of its cultdom. It's also the first film to kick off our We..
Lavazza Italian Film FestivalThe 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..
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FREE Fitness @ Fed SquareGet Active with a FREE Fun Group Circuit-Based Workout
Federation Square Amphitheatre
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..
Park SkateFitDust off those old skates, start limbering up and join us for some fun, and great workouts, at Albert Park SkateFit.
This program has been specifically designed to provide a smooth and safe progression through the skills that are required to get F..
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..
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..
Caribbean Gardens and MarketCaribbean Gardens and Market have been operating since the 1965 when it started with only a handful of traders selling wares from their car boots and water ski shows.
Today the market on the shores of Lake Caribbean has grown into one of the large..
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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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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, ..
Australian Football Hall of FameThe 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..
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Faktory FridaysResident DJs Damion De Silva, K Dee, Durmy & guests spinning the best rnb, old skool & commercial anthems
Complimentary fingerfood included with entry 9:30pm – 11:30pm
weekly drink specials b4 11pm | 2 for 1 basic spirits & $5 wet pussy shots..
Korporate Fridays | EveningNeed to let your hair down? Excited about the weekend? Catching up with friends or work colleagues? Taking out important clients? Celebrating a birthday or special occasion? or just heading out for a drink! “Korporate Fridays“ at Khokolat Bar has you..
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Performing Arts | Theatre
10 Things You Can't Do On StageThey 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 ..
A Four Eyed Guide To The GalaxyExplore space flight and reach for the stars with Rowena Hutson’s “A Four-Eyed Guide to the Galaxy” on at the Melbourne Fringe Festival
19 Sept – 4 Oct.
Drawn from her life-long love of tacky DIY sci-fi sets and an obsessive desire to grow up ..
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MADE | Pop-up Design CollectiveUpper West Side is thrilled to host MADE, a pop-up design collective featuring nine talented designers in Melbourne’s newest laneway, Water Tank Way.
The new thoroughfare between Spencer and Lonsdale streets in the city’s west will be transformed..
Dementia Awareness Month 2014This year, Dementia Awareness Month will be held during September, with World Alzheimer’s Day occurring on 21 September.
Dementia currently affects more than 332,000 Australians. There are many types of dementia, but they are all diseases of the ..
Food for ThoughtFood for Thought is Opportunity International Australia’s annual campaign to raise awareness and funds for people living in poverty.
For the month of September, Food for Thought asks individuals and businesses to host an event, take on a personal..
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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..
Chapel Street Precinct Winter EscapeStay and explore Melbourne's newest neighbourhoods shopping gems, cafes and local hot spots
With shopping, cafes, treasures of another era and local hot spots to please even the fussiest of barflies, it’s time to embrace winter with a weekend esca..
Tea Leaves: Tea and Teapot Specials50% OFF TEA SPECIALS
At Tea Leaves, Sassafras, we have teas and infusions on special to pique your interest and whet your appetite, but we change our specials every two weeks, so if you want to stock up on your favourite blends at 50% off, now’s you..
Seminars | Lectures | Talks
Turn What You Love Into What You DoThis is a FREE event that is aimed to inspire those who are a bit lost on their career paths.
Featuring three exciting guest speakers, the event hopes to shed light on how to turn what you love into what you do.
Stick around after the talks f..
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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AFL Finals Fever @ The Wharf HotelFri 7th –Sat 27th September, from 12pm
Every AFL Finals match shown LIVE and LOUD on our MEGA SCREEN this September, plus 6 large plasma screens!
Grand Final Day Party on Saturday 27th September
Riverside location | $9 Heineke..
AFL Premiership Finals Games | 2014This is week THREE of the finals of the AFL Premiership season.
Better known as the Preliminary Finals week of games.
WEEK THREE FINALS (Times EST)
Friday, September 19, 2014
Sydney v North Melbourne | Tickets
ANZ Stadium (Sydney), 7.50pm
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AFL Footy @ Channel 7Seven coverage includes games on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.
The whole team now brings every final to viewers around Australia.
An impressive range of commentators and specialists promising 'there will be more live football than ever bef..
AFL Footy @ FoxtelWith unparalleled coverage of the AFL Premiership Season, FoxFooty on Foxtel is the place to be for every footy fan.
Watch every game of every round LIVE in HD with no ad-breaks siren to siren.
Plus excellent coverage, game reviews, statistical..
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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 ..
African Food TourAFRICAN 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..
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Original Trivia NightsOriginal Bingo & Trivia Company
Trivia, Bingo & Karaoke
The Rose Hotel - Trivia
Starts - 8pm
406 Napier St, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Ph: 9417 3626
Hosted by Simon
Eureka Hotel Richmond - Trivia
Workshops | Classes & Clinics
Awakening The SoulAwakening The Soul, Intuitive and Spiritual Development classes where 'The journey of the Soul begins with a circle of Light'.
The Soul emerges when we awaken from the sleep of our daily life and look beyond our five senses to discover a richer an..
Gourmet Cheese Making ClassDid you know that Halloumi, a unique cheese orginating from Cyprus, is mostly eaten grilled? Fancy some home-made Ricotta for your pasta, lasagne or use it in cheesecakes and pastries?
Come and learn how Halloumi & Ricotta are made. We show you ho..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday ProgramHoliday Program (Sport Camp)
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.
SportsworksStretch your mind and muscles at Sportsworks!
Take the sporting challenge at Sportsworks and learn all about the science behind moving your body.
Race Cathy Freeman. Test your skill as an extreme snowboarder or a soccer goalkeeper. Measure your..
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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..
Bundoora Park Children's Farm | OpenBundoora 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.
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