Today | Sunday 29th March 2015..
Events listed below are happening in Melbourne today..
|Cubby House Challenge | Kids Under Cover|
Childhood memories recreated by country’s top architects
for 2015 ‘Kids Under Cover Cubby House Challenge’.
Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show
Creative, bespoke cubby houses are set to once again make a difference to the lives of you..
|Home Lottery | Royal Melbourne Hospital|
The Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery is inviting you to go BIG and win BIG!
that moment you win...
...could change your life! Win the Grand Prize Showhome and live mortgage free. Drive an Aston Martin or a $10,000 Luxury Escape for 2 peop..
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|Adventure Kids Festival | Mount Baw Baw|
Following the success of the standalone event in April 2014, the Adventure Kids Festival returns in 2015 as a series of four events, offering children from the ages of four to 12 nature-based adventure activities across a multi-day getaway.
|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
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|Great Euro Circus | Shepparton|
Europe's Largest Circus on tour for the first time in Australia.
The GREAT EURO CIRCUS is proud to bring you their most exciting and thrilling production yet.
Marvel at the Extreme Human Cannonball as a live person is catapulted through the..
|Silvers Grand Magic Circus | Geelong|
Silvers Extravaganza is suitable for all ages includes the Phoenix Riders in the Globe of Death, the Wheel of Steel, aerial acts, clowns and the latest in Los Vegas illusions.
Established in 1976, Silver's Circus still travels Australia and provid..
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|A Sunburnt History: NOT Gallipoli|
Oh my GALLIPOLI!
It's those two guys (back again). It's dozens of new characters (again). It’s historically accurate comedy that is controversial and on the edge (again). It’s Charlie and Spanky addressing the big questions, including Hitler (not ..
|Alex & Luke's Make Your Parents Disappear|
Make Your Parents Disappear weaves unbelievable illusions and hilarious interactive comedy routines into a fast-paced family magic show.
Luke Hocking and Alex de la Rambelje are two of Australia’s best young contemporary magicians. They are smart..
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|ANZACS Untold: ANZAC & Chinese Music|
As part of the 100th Anniversary of ‘Gallipoli’, the orchestra is proud to present a spectacular concert paying tribute to the ANZACS.
It will showcase great classical works from both the West (Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture) and from China (the Aus..
|Brandon Lee Koto | Autumn Concert|
Brandon & Yuko present
A Joint Concert of Children And Professional Musicians
Date: 29th March 2015, Sunday
Time: 3:10 pm ~
Venue: Holy Trinity Anglican Church,
193 Hotham Street, East
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|A Dinner to Die For|
Back for its 6th run in the Melbourne International Comedy festival -
Not molecular gastronomy, but a wickedly funny Melbourne based Musical, Murder Mystery Show and Dinner.
Set in 1928, Lord Daventry hosts his party bash. Rumour in social cir..
|Special Sundays | Fitzroy Beer Garden|
Head down to us on a Sunday for our awesome Special Sundays where you can grab a Classic Cheeseburger, Fries and Pot for only $10, every Sunday 2-6pm.
$4 Glasses of Selected Red Wines until they're gone!
Doors open at 2pm and close around 7pm..
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo
|21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000|
Heide Museum of Madern Art presents 21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000, exhibiting from 28 March - 14 June 2015.
Over 1500 artworks have been acquired by Heide since the turn of the century, from a small gem of a painting by Frank Hinde..
|Albert Tucker: The Truth in Masquerade|
Venue Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery
Curator: Linda Short
As a young artist in the 1940s Albert Tucker’s interest in popular culture drew him to Melbourne’s colourful entertainment venues. The Tivoli Theatre, Wirth’s Circus, and Luna ..
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Exhibitions | Expo | Launch
|A Golden Age of China Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795|
27 Mar 15 – 21 Jun 15
Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795 tells the story of China’s foremost art collector Qianlong Emperor, one of China’s most successful rulers and fourth emperor of the Qing dynasty (1644–1911).
This exhibition p..
|Alice's Wonderland | A most curious adventure|
A most curious adventure
Alice's Wonderland Daily, 21 Mar - 1 Nov 2015
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Jump down the rabbit hole into a magical, bizarre and fascinating world of illusion and mystery!
Alice's Wonderland is an interactiv..
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|Ashburton Community Fun Day 2015|
Ashburton community Fun Day is an annual event, this year at the Ashburton Park, offering a fun afternoon for families in the park.
An Entertainment Program, Barbeque, and jumping castle are features of the activities.
This year we are holding a..
|Diggers Rest Country Fair|
Animals, kids and family fun
HOT DOG EATING CONTEST
GUESS THE WEIGHT OF THE PIG
AND MUCH MORE
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Films | Festivals & Showing
|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..
|Maltesers Moonlight Cinema|
Moonlight Cinema is Australia’s favourite outdoor cinema, showing advance screenings, new release and cult movies on the Central Lawn at Royal Botanic Gardens.
Melbourne’s Moonlight Cinema Summer 2014/15 season is on from Thursday 4 December – Sun..
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High Tea & Traditional Tea
|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..
|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.
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Historical Locations & Tours
|Abbotsford Convent Guided Tours|
Fascinating guided tours of the Abbotsford Convent arts, cultural, and education precinct occur every Sunday afternoon at 2pm.
The Abbotsford Convent is steeped in history and interest. For over a century, the precinct housed a closed order of Goo..
|Ambleside Park | Local History Museum|
The Ambleside Park Museum is open on Sundays 1pm - 4pm and at other times by appointment.
Ambleside Park Museum is a local history museum housed in a century old farmhouse. Two of the rooms contain displays depicting a parlor and a bedroom early i..
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Markets | Art, Craft & General
|Akoonah Park Market|
Come along and grab a bargain a the Akoonah Park market which comes alive every Sunday for produce, craft and variety market.
The Akoonah Park Committee of Management conduct a very popular weekly market from their main buildings and surrounds at..
Every Sunday | a multicultural food and crafts market located behind an abandoned textiles factory in Coburg!
Enjoy an array of:
~ global cuisine & baked goods;
~ fresh fruits & vegetables;
~ handmade crafts & plants;
~ clothing & baby acces..
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
|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..
|Flemington Farmers' Market|
Flemington Farmers' Market is open every Sunday for fresh, seasonal produce at Mt Alexander Secondary College.
We offer the best in seasonal produce direct from farmers and producers situated all over Victoria. The Flemington Farmers Market is Me..
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Motor Sports | Auto Events
|Car Club Showcase | Austin Car Club|
See your favourite cars up close and meet the proud owners at the Fed Square Car Club Showcase – a free monthly motor show in the heart of Melbourne.
On the last Sunday of every month car aficionados transform the Flinders Street frontage of Feder..
|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..
|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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|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..
|Black Rock House | Open Day|
Every Sunday between 2.00pm and 4.00pm, historic Black Rock House situated at 34 Ebden Avenue, Black Rock is open for public inspection.
Built in 1856 by Victoria's first Auditor-General, Charles Hotson Ebden as a seaside holiday residence, Black ..
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|Rooftop Pop Up Pool Party | Adelphi Hotel|
Plunge into summer Adelphi Hotel rooftop style
The Adelphi Hotel’s Flinders Lane rooftop will host a pop up pool party bar on Sunday evenings through summer.
From December until March Melburnians can cool down with a cocktail and take a dip in..
Performing Arts | Theatre
|ABSINTHE by Spiegelworld|
Absinthe features outrageous comedy and a cast of wild and outlandish acts performing amazing feats of virtuosity within mere feet of the audience.
Inspired by the absinthe-drenched cabarets of late 19th century Europe, ABSINTHE is an adult-theme..
|Avenue Q - adults-only puppet musical comedy|
Trifle Theatre Company presents
‘Winner of the Tony® TRIPLE CROWN for BEST MUSICAL, BEST SCORE and BEST BOOK, AVENUE Q is part flesh, part felt and packed with heart.
This laugh-out-loud, adults-only, Sesame Street parody* is definite..
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|Australian Companion Cat & Kitten Club Show|
Australian Companion Cat & Kitten Club Show
Berwick Leisure Centre
79 Manuka Rd
Bderwick (Mel 111H7-8)
AH 9754 8324
SCHEDULE FOR:Australia’s Companion Cat & Kitten Club
2015 OPEN Double Show
One Ring ..
|Dog Shows & Trials|
Dogs Victoria presents dog show and trials every weekend throughout Victoria..
All Breeds Show
For further events or to learn more about any of the listed disciplines or venues, please visit www.do..
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|Hawkeye Vintage Pop-Up Shop|
Join us for an amazing 3-day shopping event!
Over 1200 amazing, high end vintage pieces curated by our buyers from overseas. Including items by Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Louis Vuitton, Comme des Garcons, Yohji Yamamoto, Issey Miyake, Dior, D&G,..
|Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo|
Gorillas at Melbourne zoo have welcomed a new baby into the world.
The tiny western lowland gorilla is the seventh to be born at the zoo, but the first in 15 years.
The first-time parents are mum Kimya, originally from Sydney’s Taronga Zoo, a..
|Neighbour Day 2015|
SAY G’DAY on Sunday 29th March 2015.
Breaking down community barriers by getting to know the people next door and across the street is the aim of the annual Neighbour Day.
-:- Say G’day to your neighbours.
-:- Make a special effort to int..
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|Remembrance Services @ The Shrine|
Remembrance 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..
|Christopher Bragg Auction|
A varied catalogue is already being put together for all interests including quality antique furniture and other pieces of all ages, decorative arts, jewellery, silver, rugs, stamps, coins & banknotes, ephemera, diverse collectables etc etc etc.
Seminars | Lectures | Talks
|Speakers Forum | Soapbox Oratory|
Every Sunday afternoon, soapbox orators take turns speaking on various topics from differing viewpoints on the State Library Lawns.
Questions, comments, heckling and interjections are welcome. Participation is free, and would-be speakers are en..
|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 ..
|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.
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|St Kilda Sea Baths | What's On|
There is always something on at St Kilda Sea Baths..
Republica Beach Volleyball
Smack bang in front of one of the world's greatest DJ's, on St Kilda Beach, the ultimate (fun) gladiators of St Kilda will battle it out for supremacy.
|Warrnambool Sunday Racing|
Warrnambool Sunday Racing
Sun 29 Mar 2015
Sun 14 Jun 2015
Sun 19 Jul 2015
Where: Warrnambool Racing Club..
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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 ..
|Backstage Tour | Arts Centre Melbourne|
Arts Centre Melbourne presents
We reveal the secrets of the theatre in this guided tour through backstage rooms, hidden passageways and technical contraptions that are unknown to most visitors.
Trace the footsteps of famous perf..
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|Melbourne Trivia | Quiz|
Melbourne Trivia Co host Melbourne's most popular trivia quiz events.
Melbourne Trivia has a reputation for presenting funny and enjoyable trivia events around Victoria. We’re proud that the most frequent comment we hear about our events is how pr..
|Quiz Meisters Trivia|
Quiz Meisters run entertaining trivia nights at various venues..
259 Brighton Rd,Elwood
(03) 9531 3218
with Conor Gallagher
North Fitzroy Arms
296 Rae St,Fitzroy North
(03) 9489 8519
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
|Alter Reality Photography Workshop|
The ALTER REALITY work shop will involve the making of different IRL filters (that’s ‘in real life’ for you non Instagram folk!) abandoning reliance on digital effects and insta-filters, by using coloured plastics, lights, mirrors, frames, screens an..
Start to build your family tree in this workshop – learn the principles of family history, access research resources and tour the Family History collection. Recommended for beginners.
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids
|Free School Holiday Craft Workshops | Dandenong Market|
These school holidays, kids are encouraged to unleash the beast with Dandenong Market’s free Crazy Creatures Animal Craft workshop.
Returning by popular demand, Dandenong Market’s kids craft workshops will run throughout the Easter school holiday..
Stretch 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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Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events
|Eckankar Worship Service|
Each ECK Worship Service focuses on an aspect of Eckankar. They feature a reading from the ECK works, singing HU, a love song to God, talks and panel or group discussions of spiritual principles at work in everyday life.
The service lasts about an..
Palm Sunday - Christian
Religious days and holidays for 2015 celebrated in Melbourne.
Mary, Mother of God - Catholic Christian
Feast of St Basil - Orthodox Christian
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|Animal Land | Open|
We are now open Seven days a week.
Go you good thing
February Open Days
Open everyday from 1st Feb 2015
Gates open 10:00 for an 10:15 tour Monday to Friday
Gates open at 11:o0am for an 11:15 tour on Saturday’s and Sunday’s
Bookings are pre..
|Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open|
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is open everyday except Christmas Day
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