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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Melbourne Magic Festival 2016 
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The Melbourne Magic Festival casts its spell across the Northcote Town Hall from June 27 to July 9 and promises to take you to the extreme end of visual theatre with over 300 performances of 55 different shows including top international guest magici Read more..

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Australian Burlesque Festival 2016 
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The Australian Burlesque Festival celebrating its 7th year in 2016 Other events as part of the Australian Burlesque Festival 2016: Empress Royale Baby Bombshells The Big Tease Carletta The Great performing at Funfair Circus 9 June 16 C 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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Final Frontier Festival 2016 
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A festival for space lovers of all ages! The festival is set to become Melbourne’s largest celebration of space, hosting a collection of events aimed to engage everyone. From curious children to nostalgic adults, from science fiction enthusias Read more..

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Hot!hot!hot! Festival 
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MKA in association with Doppelgangster present HOT!HOT!HOT! Festival June-July 2016 HOT!HOT!HOT! (pronounced without shouting) is a contemporary, climate-responsive, performance and art festival launching in 2016, in Melbourne, Australia. ¿ Read more..

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Insomnia Race 
Insomnia Race is a unique car-based team competition full of mind-bending puzzles, tricky challenges and crazy flash mobs. • Team up with your friends/colleagues in a team of up to 5. • One team, one car, 2-3 hours of action. • Crack riddles, d Read more..

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Melbourne Ice Slide 
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June 25 – July 17 on Southbank's waterfront. Visit Southbank these Winter School Holidays to visit Melbourne’s first real Ice Slide presented by Eureka Skydeck! A thrilling 40-metre long, four-metre high ice slide will be set up alongside South Read more..

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Melbourne WebFest 2016 
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As Australia's only International web series festival, Melbourne WebFest is an experience all on its own. It is there to honour innovative creators that are transforming the world of entertainment with their web series. Come Join us! Melbou 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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Muddy Hell - When Hell Freezes Over 2016 
Melbourne's muddiest winter obstacle course event. Saturday July the 2nd - 7+km of Hellish fun with 50+Obstacles and more mud than you will see anywhere else @ Peninsula Obstacle Racing Course. Tickets to "When Hell Freezes Over" are strictly l Read more..

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Newport Folk Festival 2016 
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The 9th annual Folk Festival presents lots of wonderful events on the weekend of 1 - 3 July 2016. Our Folk Festival will be held on the first weekend in July and we hope you can come along and enjoy being part of the cultural life of Newport. Read more..

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Round 15 | AFL Premiership 2016 
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Round 15 kicks off in Perth on Thursday with the West Coast Eagles taking on Essendon with the first game in Melbourne not until Saturday night when Carlton takes on Collingwood at the G. Catch all the football action this coming weekend with game Read more..

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School Holiday Guide | Winter 
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Our guide to keep the kids entertained during the Winter School Holidays, running from June 25 to July 10, 2016. Be sure to check in regularly for updates on things to do including information for children’s activities and care programs, festiva Read more..

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Singin' In The Rain 
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Performance Dates: Must close Sat 2 July 2016 Making a splash from the moment it premiered, this sensational production of Singin' in the Rain is set to delight Melbourne audiences. This spectacular show is packed full of the charm, romance, co Read more..

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What's On this Week | 28 June - 4 July 2016 
Tuesday 28th June 2016 to Monday 4th July 2016 The newsletter may look a little like last week as we head into the first week of the school holidays and kids events. The weekend is dominated by the Federal Election on Saturday, remembering voti Read more..

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You're A Good Man Charlie Brown 
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Peanuts gang in Melbourne for hit musical YOU’RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN Opening at The Alex Theatre, St Kilda June 21 Smash hit Broadway musical You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown comes to Melbourne in June 2016 with a fun, fresh approach to an Read more..

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INSXIVE @ Live At London Eleven
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The Fairy Magic Show
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Investment Property Research Night
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Street Diaries - Pop Up Exhibition
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Mr B Pranks His Exam
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Melbourne Magic Festival 2016
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Make Your Parents Disappear Again
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Circus Oz explodes with a fabulous new show TWENTYSIXTEEN – created in 2016, touring through 2016, | Read On..

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards
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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017 will be held in Melbourne in a major coup for Tourism Australia. William Drew, from World’s 50 Best | Read On..

Gala For Gilbo | Fundraiser for Russell Gilbert
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Fundraiser for our friend Russell Gilbert Saturday, July 17 @ Palais Theatre Palais Theatre, Frontier Touring presents GALA 4 GILBO An | Read On..

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Dog House | Dog Cafe
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Australia's first dog cafe, raw dog food & dog accessories store is coming to Collingwood. In | Read On..

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