Things to do in Melbourne

Things to do in Melbourne

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 check out What's On and where.


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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3D Printing Showcase 2015 
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The third 3D Printing Showcase will bring together the latest technology, ideas, innovations and experts under one roof. Hosted by The University of Melbourne and Quantum Victoria this free event is an opportunity for researchers, technology ent Read more..

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Australian Synchrotron Open Day 2015 
Free | Look into the unknown at the Australian Synchrotron Open Day. The Australian Synchrotron creates light a million times brighter than the sun to reveal the unknown. Come to our Open Day and find out how the synchrotron shows scientists n Read more..

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Babba | October Shows 
BABBA - Australia's Premier ABBA Show performing live throughout October. A new month brings another new round of fabba-ulous Babba shows to town and more chances to pull out those platform shoes and flairs! Check out the October shows and get Read more..

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Bell Street Fiesta | Torquay 
Drink Arts Food Torquay (DAFT) & Bell Street Fiesta Sunday October 11, 2015 Bell St Torquay The Bell Street Fiesta, part of the Torquay Food and Wine Festival celebrates the local art galleries, restaurants and Torquay's nightlife. A wonderful a Read more..

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Benalla Lions Club Antique & Collectable Fair 
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The Benalla Lions Club are holding their annual Antique and Collectable Fair in the Benalla Indoor Recreational Stadium on Saturday 10th October 2015 and Sunday 11th October 2015. Both Local and Interstate Dealers will be displaying a large varie Read more..

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Dandenong Festival of Lights 
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Dandenong Festival of Lights 11 September to 18 October 2015 Greaves Reserve (Dandenong Showgrounds) For the first time ever, the Chinese Cultural Works Light Spectacular is coming to Australia in September. Following successful tours throughou Read more..

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David Bowie Is 
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Melbourne Winter Masterpieces David Bowie is 16 July - 1 November 2015 THE SPECTACULAR MULTI-MEDIA EXHIBITION EXPERIENCE ACMI presents David Bowie is, the acclaimed exhibition from the Victoria and Albert Museum. Exclusive to Australasia, thi Read more..

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Frankston Pets Day Out 2015 
Treat your pet and the whole family to a fantastic FREE day of entertainment and giveaways. Learn about responsible pet ownership from Council's Animal Management team. Lots of stalls, food and activities – lots of fun! - free face painting a Read more..

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Gippsland Garden & Home Expo 2015 
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Gippsland Garden & Home Expo 10 & 11 October 2015 Drouin Lions inc proudly present the 14th Annual Gippsland's Baw Baw Garden & Home Expo. This annual event is the second largest in Victoria with 160 attractive & innovative sites, enjoyed by Read more..

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Great Amazing Race 2015 
Race for the kids, and compete in Uplift Events’ 2015 Great Amazing Race. Regarded as Melbourne’s ultimate urban adventure race, the annual event will be raising funds to proudly support the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation. If you love the o Read more..

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Japan Culture and Art Festival 2015 
This Festival started in 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. It focuses on mutual interaction & audience participation to enrich the cultural exchange experience through workshops, performances, music & art exhibition. Not only to give guests great Read more..

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Leisurefest Melbourne 2015 
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Escape to Melbourne Leisurefest this October Tens of thousands of holidaymakers and adventurers are set to descend on Sandown Racecourse from October 8 to 11 for Australia's biggest RV, camping and 4x4 show, Melbourne Leisurefest. Presented by Read more..

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Lynbrook Lake Lantern Festival 
The Lynbrook Residents Association is proud to present the "Lynbrook Lake Lantern Festival." This is the fifth time the LRA has held this festival in Lynbrook, and this year promises to be our best yet. FREE ENTRY!!! Fun for the whole family. Read more..

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Melbourne Kokoda Challenge 2015 
The Kokoda Challenge returns to Melbourne 2015 Melbourne Kokoda Challenge is on Sunday 11th of October Honour the Kokoda Spirit as you and your team mates run or trek the tough 15km or 30km course through the Dandenong Ranges in Eastern Victoria Read more..

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Melbourne Meccano Exhibition 2015 
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For more than a century, Meccano, the world famous constructional toy, has delighted, amused and instructed each new generation. Each year in October, the Melbourne Meccano Club celebrates this tradition with an exhibition that showcases the work Read more..

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Melbourne Taiwan Festival 2015 
Saturday, 10 October 2015 10:00am - 5:00pm Federation Square Set in the iconic Federation Square and along the banks of the Yarra, the Taiwan Festival, held every second year, is a vibrant celebration of Taiwanese culture, traditions, cuisine, a Read more..

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Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show 
Witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive attractions. Award winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind reading. The performance blends elegance and astonishment Read more..

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Meyers Place Latin Fiesta 2015 
Meyers Place | Laneway Latin Festival Experience everything Latin American for free - 11th October in Meyers Place Meyers Place presents a laneway party that celebrates all things Latin American. After last years success, we present to you Read more..

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What's On this Week | 6 - 12 October 2015 
Tuesday 6th October 2015 to Monday 12th October 2015 WOW, wow and wow, you will not believe how many things there are to do this weekend. From kids to seniors there is something for the whole family. Take your time, read slowly and don't forg Read more..

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Wings and Wheels 2015 | Lilydale 
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During the Bathurst weekend, Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of October, all roads in the beautiful Yarra Valley will lead to Lilydale Airport! Highlights include more than 300 beautifully restored cars, live screening of Bathurst by Channe Read more..

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