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 with KIDS


Top 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. Dandenong Ranges

Melbourne Source: Top 20 Destinations


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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Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2017 
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Australia's Biggest Morning Tea offers the opportunity to come together and share a cuppa, whilst helping those affected by cancer. Australia's Biggest Morning Tea is one of Australia's most well-loved fundraising events, and plays a vital role in Read more..

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Bravehearts 777 Marathon 2017 
Individuals and teams are encouraged to join Bravehearts 777 Marathon and raise funds to protect children against child sexual assault and support survivors and victims of this crime. To be held between 26 June – 2 July 2017, seven 42 kilometre ma Read more..

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Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers 
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Behold the marvels of the invertebrate world as giant bugs take over Melbourne Museum! Inspired by the secret life of bugs and their genius ways, Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers immerses audiences of all ages in a journey to zoom in on the worl Read more..

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Circus Oz - Model Citizens 
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20 JUNE - 16 JULY Under the BIG TOP Circus Oz returns to Melbourne for our annual Winter spectacle, presenting MODEL CITZENS under the heated Big Top. MODEL CITIZENS Imagine acrobats backflipping off a giant vertical clothes peg, getting ta Read more..

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Docklands Firelight Festival 
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The Docklands Firelight Festival takes the traditions of a winter solstice and combines this with a modern celebration of arts, music, food, fire and fun. The Docklands Firelight Festival will keep the crowds warm with fireworks, fire drums, live Read more..

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Emerge in the North 2017 
The North’s heart full of music to celebrate its diversity Melbourne’s North will be celebrating at a brand new event sharing local talent, vibrant colours and infectious sounds from its diverse cultures on Saturday 1st July from 12pm to 4:30pm at Read more..

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Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2017 
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Melbourne Cabaret Festival 20 June - 2 July 2017 The Melbourne Cabaret Festival is one of Melbourne’s major winter arts events. The Festival is funded through fundraising campaigns, its 'Friends of the Festival' program, Read more..

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Melbourne Eid Festival 2017 
Chand Raat Eid Festival (CREF) is the largest multicultural celebrations which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan and eve of the Eid-Al-Fitr in Islamic Calendar. It consists of 4 events held in Sydney, Melbourne (2) and Perth entertain Read more..

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Melbourne WebFest 2017 
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The 5th annual Melbourne WebFest will be held 29 June - 2 July 2017 The festival's mission is to promote and acknowledge the work of innovative storytellers in digital screen production, to facilitate a space for networking and professional develo Read more..

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Newport Folk Festival 2017 
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The 10th annual Folk Festival presents lots of wonderful events. 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. It’s in the middle of winter (so Read more..

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Newsletter | #548 | What's On this Week 
Welcome to Newsletter | #548 What's On this Week in marvellous Melbourne Tuesday 27th June 2017 to Monday 3rd July 2017 School Holiday Guide Winter - Biggest Guide Ever .nobrtable br { display: none }   Over 500 things Read more..

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Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2017 
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OZ COMIC-CON IS BACK WITH MORE IN 2017! MELBOURNE July 1-2 MCEC Oz Comic-Con is the ultimate event for pop culture fans in Australia! From amazing Cosplayers and a show floor packed with retailers to creative workshops, tabletop and console Read more..

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Red Nose Day 2017 
The next Red Nose Day is on Friday 30th June 2017. Red Nose Day raises vital funds for education and support services for Australian families. You can support Red Nose Day by making a donation; purchase Red Nose Day product online or through B Read more..

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River Ice Rink at Fed Square 
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Get your skates on and take a spin around River Rink in Fed Square this winter. Bring your family and friends along for a skate while enjoying a picturesque backdrop of the Yarra River and the Melbourne city skyline. For first timers or those u Read more..

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Round 15 | 2017 AFL Premiership 
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Round 15 AFL Premiership series. With one win separating 8 teams, it's the most open season ever. Every weekend brings it's own challenges and surprises. Round 15 Friday, June 30 Melbourne vs. Sydney Swans MCG Seven 7.50pm Saturday, Read more..

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Victoria Day 2017 
Each year we celebrate the Anniversary of the Separation of Victoria and New South Wales which occurred on 1st of July 1851. On that day, Victoria achieved not only its separate geographic boundaries, but also Responsible Government with the for Read more..

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Wallace & Gromit and friends 
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ACMI PRESENTS Wallace & Gromit and friends The magic of Aardman Journey into the magical world of Aardman, the acclaimed studio behind Wallace & Gromit Opens 29 June 2017* Full $24 Family $65 Concession $20 Child $15 Member $19 | Buy Tickets Read more..

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Winter Wild | Music & Arts Festival 
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The Otway Ranges host a music and arts festival over 4 weekends with a program of live music, performance and visual art Every Saturday night, the festivities will begin on the beach, where visitors will gather around bonfires the size of rooms, c Read more..

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Winter Wonderlights at Sovereign Hill 
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Catch the Gingerbread Man as he mischievously plots his escape from our hungry visitors and prances his way through the Winter Wonderlights as Sovereign Hill celebrates its annual Christmas in July event. As the sound of carolers echo throughout S Read more..

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Wyndham Winter Street Party 
Bring the kids and join in the fun, with Wyndham City's free Winter Street Party. See Werribee’s City Centre transformed after dark, with light installations, live music, movies, fire performances and city traders serving up warming winter treats. Read more..

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