Things to do in Melbourne

Things to do in Melbourne

Where to go, what to see

There is so much to see and do in Melbourne, whether you are a local, interstate or international visitor. Hundreds of things to do and places to visit.


Use the guides below to see Where To Go and What's On.


Things to do in Melbourne

Things to do for KIDS in Melbourne


Top 10 sightseeing destinations!

 1. Federation Square
 2. Queen Victoria Market
 3. Crown Casino
 4. Eureka Skydeck
 5. Great Ocean Road
 6. Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
 7. Melbourne Zoo
 8. Melbourne Sealife Aquarium
 9. Phillip Island Penguin Parade
10. Sovereign Hill

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Yarra River Cruise to Williamstown

One of the most popular ways to see Melbourne is on this river cruise.



Neighbours Tour


Everyone loves our Good Neigbours Tour






Things To Do in Melbourne

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200 Years of Australian Fashion 
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NGV Australia Ground Level, Temporary Exhibitions 5 Mar 16 – 31 Jul 16 Open 10am–5pm daily Over 120 works from more than ninety designers are presented in this exhibition – the first major survey of Australian fashion to be undertaken in this c Read more..

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Arab Film Festival Australia 2016 
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The 13th annual Arab Film Festival Australia (AFFA) returns in 2016 with a fusion of contemporary and traditional works in Arab cinema from Australia, Lebanon, Egypt, Iraq, Palestine, Syria, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Arab Film Festival Australia pro Read more..

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Degas: A New Vision Exhibition 
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Edgar Degas is one of the most celebrated artists associated with French Impressionism. The art he made over more than fifty years of constant creativity and renewal embraces painting, drawing, printmaking, monotypes, sculpture and photography, an Read more..

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Docklands Winter Fireworks 
Start your weekend with a bang with free Friday night fireworks at Docklands. Bring the family, rally your friends and come early to enjoy the winter entertainment and get front row seats at one of the waterfront restaurants or bars. Alternati Read more..

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Dry July 2016 
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Dry July is a fundraiser that challenges you to go booze-free for a month to support adults living with cancer. When you’re diagnosed with cancer, it’s hard to find the time or energy to think about anything other than treating the cancer. By giv Read more..

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European Night Market 
Madame Brussels Lane Grab your beanie, mittens and coat and embrace the magic of winter when Madame Brussels Lane transforms into a charming European Night Market. Every Friday from 22 July until 12 August, Melburnians are invited to rug up and Read more..

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Funny Girl 
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The Production Company presents Funny Girl The brilliant Caroline O’Connor stars in Gale Edwards’ new staging of Funny Girl, a musical about the great Broadway comedienne, Fanny Brice. Told in flashback, we follow her life from stage struck teen Read more..

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Horses’ Birthday 2016 
In Australia, every horse has its birthday on the first day of August each year.. 1st August 2016.. a Monday. All thoroughbreds have the same birthday so that their ages can be standardized for comparison because of the historical lack of record Read more..

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Melbourne Craft & Quilt Fair 2016 
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Craft & Quilt Fair invites you to Shop, Learn, Make and Be Inspired! Heralded as THE Home of Craft, the fair is a fixture in the diary of crafting enthusiasts and has everything under the one roof to be inspired and get creative. Craft & Quilt Fa Read more..

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Melbourne International Film Festival 2016 
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#MIFF2016 returns 28 July-14 August 2016 in character-filled theatres, state-of-the-art cinemas and other spaces in the Melbourne CBD. The Melbourne International Film Festival hosts a feast of cinematic delicacies from over 50 countries for seven Read more..

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Menopause The Musical® 
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Menopause The Musical 13 July - 06 August 2016 The hilarious celebration of women and the change! This joyful musical parody set to classic tunes from the 60s, 70s and 80s (where My Guy becomes My Thighs, The Lion Sleeps Tonight becomes My Hus Read more..

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New Fashion Stores @ Pacific Werribee 
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Pacific Werribee is set to open its doors on Thursday, 28 July with an array of festivities and retailer activity planned that the whole family to enjoy. Myer will kick off the morning with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9am and carry on the festiv Read more..

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Open House Melbourne 2016 
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Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July 2016 10am-4pm both days The 2016 Open House Melbourne Weekend building list is opening more doors than ever before and we encourage you to visit buildings that may challenge your ideas about architecture and cel Read more..

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Sweet Tooth Truck Festival 
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Calling all of Melbourne’s sweet fans! Finally you can have chocolate, churros, donuts, ice-cream, waffles, crepes, vegan baked goods plus pretty much every other sweet fantasy all one place. We are bringing together the best in Melbourne dessert foo Read more..

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The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition 
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The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition 22 April – 31 July 2016, Daily LOVE REVENGE AND HAUTE COUTURE Hot on the heels of the release of the critically acclaimed film, The Dressmaker, the National Trust in association with Film Art Media proudly pre Read more..

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What's On this Week | 26 July 2016 - 1 August 2016 
Tuesday 26th July 2016 to Monday 1st August 2016 Woooo.. the penultimate newsletter before the big 500. One a week (499) since the first newsletter went out on Monday 7th May 2007. Next week (#500) will be a new format, new content, new everyt Read more..

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