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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
The Production Company presents
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..
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..
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..
#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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..