Today | Tuesday 16th September 2014..
Events below are on TODAY somewhere in Melbourne
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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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..
Enchanted Maze Garden | OpenEveryone from kids to kids-at-heart are invited to discover The Enchanted Maze Garden.
The Enchanted Maze Garden is an award winning natural attraction nestled in the beautiful hinterland of Arthurs Seat. From humble beginnings the Enchanted Maze ..
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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..
COMEDOKE - Free Comedy and KaraokeEntertaining local and international acts grace the stage at the free comedy nights on Tuesdays to make you cry with tears of laughter.
Followed by even entertaining karaoke.
The event is completely FREE and happens every Tuesday at The Loadi..
Live Comedy @ Comic's LoungeLive 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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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”..
Diva and Divo - Puccini to PopA celebration of fantasy, love, passion and romance in all its guises, the Diva and Divo bring a mix of contemporary classics, opera, Broadway hits and beautiful duets to stir your senses and touch your heart.
You will be entertained by the glor..
DogEar @ FadOne of Melbourne's long standing venues presents DogEar, ambience with attitude.
The first and third Tuesday of the month starting at 8.30pm free.
Kick back enjoy a drink with friends as you relax into the Fad which will make you feel right at..
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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 ..
Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & ShowBloodbath is an insane bouillabaisse of aerial acrobatics, suicide circus, mind-warping optical illusions and gender-bending, tummy clutching comedy!
Bloodbath - The Show
Submerge your senses and dive in for an evening of sensuous burlesque, slic..
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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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Seniors Week | Tesselaar Tulip FestivalJoin us in the Tulips for a fun day out at your own pace.
The Tesselaar Tulip Festival – Seniors Week: Recharge as you breathe in the picturesque views of Tulip fields in bloom and distant Mountain ranges. Sit, relax and enjoy live stage shows, ta..
Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2014Once upon a time …
Visitors will be spellbound by the majesty of over half a million Tulips. This colourful apparition has been winning hearts since 1954. At the Tesselaar Tulip Festival, there is something for everyone, from children to grandpare..
Films | Festivals & Showing
Comfortable ShortsComfortable Shorts is a monthly screening of short films at Loop Project Art Space and Bar, Meyers Place.
Comfortable Shorts is a night of laidback, friendly fun and short films held once a month at Loop Bar. An awesome chance to meet passionate, ..
Korean Film Festival 2014The Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) is back for its milestone 5th year and it promises to be bigger than ever!
KOFFIA is the most celebrated annual festival in Australia to showcase the very best and latest in Korean cinema. From groun..
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Tai Chi at Fed SquareStart each week feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and energised with Tai Chi, the Chinese martial art that promotes health and relaxation. Join expert instructors from Tai Chi Australia for a free class every Tuesday morning at Fed Square.
Browtember @ Ottoman3 Brow BarOttoman3 Brow Bar are celebrating the arrival of Spring and Browtember by offering all clients $20 Brow threading treatments every Monday and Tuesday for the rest of September 2014.
Find Ottoman3 Brow Bars conveniently located in 3 locations - Me..
Historical Locations & Tours
Altona Homestead | OpenThe Altona Homestead was the first Homestead in this area.
Altona Homestead is open on Tuesdays 11am till 2pm.
Devonshire Tea is served on the 1st Sunday of the month.
Entry is free, however any donation is greatly appreciated
Group and Scho..
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..
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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..
Dandenong Market | OpenDandy Market is open Tuesday Friday and Saturday and has operated since 1866 with a huge variety of products and produce at low prices.
WHAT WILL I FIND AT THE DANDENONG MARKET?
-:- a traditional cultural cosmopolitan fun shopping experience
Markets | Farmers Food & Produce
Altona Beach MarketThe Altona Village Traders Association holds a local market in Altona every Tuesday located on Pier Street and Logan Reserve Altona from 9.00am to 3.00pm.
It features stalls with fresh local produce and local crafts and art.
The market is en ex..
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'..
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Motor Sports | Auto Events
Bathurst Motorsport Legends NightBathurst Motorsport Legends Night at Village Green
Meet the Legends, Hear their stories
Featuring the iconic 1977/ 1-2 Ford finish
Get up close and personal with the Legends of Bathurst:
Allan Moffat OBE, Alan Hamilton, Jim Richards, Jim Keogh,..
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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B-24 Liberator Bomber RestorationYou 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..
Performing Arts | Theatre
A New BrainPhill Scanlon Productions presents "A New Brain" Music and Lyrics by William Finn Book by William Finn and James Lapine By Arrangement with Origin Theatrical on behalf of Samuel French Inc.
SYNOPSIS: The Off-Broadway musical A New Brain tells the ..
written by Peter Shaffer
directed by Bruce Akers
11 SEP - 27 SEP 2014
Weeknights and Saturday at 8:00 pm
Sundays at 2:00 pm
Amadeus is a highly fictionalised account of the lives of composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Sali..
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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..
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..
Seminars | Lectures | Talks
Surfacing Australia's Submarine HeritageOne hundred years ago at the outbreak of the First World War, Australia had the most technologically potent submarine capability in the southern hemisphere: the E-class submarines.
Tragically in September 1914 AE1 went down with all hands. AE2 ra..
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..
Audience Required | TV ShowsTelevision 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..
Family Feud | Live Studio Audience TicketsOne of the world's most popular game shows is back!
Melbourne is now home to Australia's favourite family game show, and the survey says... You're invited to join us!
Email FeudAudience@fremantlemedia.com.au or call (03) 9947 0267 for tickets..
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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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Common Knowledge TriviaCommon Knowledge Trivia Tuesdays
Prizes: $150 in food and drink vouchers
Hosted by Funky Bunch Trivia
Bringing Beer and Brains Together!
We have $10 pizza specials from 5pm or $16 with a glass of Kirin
Drunken Poet TriviaOne of Melbourne's finest venues, The Drunken Poet hosts Trivia on Tuesday's.
The Drunken Poet is an authentic Irish pub situated in West Melbourne.
The Drunken Poet has a vibrant and welcoming ambiance. This pub is known for the impressive se..
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics
3D Printing Workshop at PreshilLook out! The Robots Are Coming!!
Tue, September 16, 6pm – 8pm
Come and learn about the new 3D printing technologies that are changing the world!
In these workshops you will see 3D printers in operation and learn how you can take an idea and ..
African Dance ClassesExperience the heart of West African culture through traditional dance with Mohamed Camara from Guinea!
AFRICAN DANCE CLASSES:
Term 3 dates (casual participants welcome, so come anytime!):
Tuesday 29th July - 16th September
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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.
Bentleigh Calisthenics EnrolmentsBentleigh 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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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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