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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Bald Archy | Exhibition 2016 
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The only Victorian exhibition showing of the 2016 Bald Archy entries is in Swanpool. 20 August 2016 – 4 September 2016 Swanpool & District Memorial Hall 2386 Midland Highway Swanpool Victoria Swanpool is located on the Midland Highway 25km s Read more..

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Business Chicks 9 to Thrive 
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Business Chicks 9 to Thrive Date: Friday 2 September 2016 - Saturday 3 September 2016 Presented by Business Chicks, 9 to Thrive is not your average (yawn-inducing) expo. It’s a fully immersive two-day experience filled with kick-ass exhibito Read more..

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Dandenong Festival of Lights 
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Following a hugely successful festival last year, the Dandenong Festival of Lights is set to amaze Melbourne once again with its brand new show. Dandenong Festival of Lights celebrates Chinese culture through a display of over 500 interactive and 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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Donate Your Old Smartphone | Support Deafblind 
Donate Your Old Smartphone to Enable Australia's Deafblind Community to Reconnect. Currently, an estimated 288,000 Australians live with no hearing and sight and this number is predicted to rise to over one million by 2050. MobileMuster and Ab Read more..

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EJ Whitten Legends Game 2016 
Over 60 AFL greats will strap on the boots for the fiercest and funniest match in the AFL calendar when they celebrate the 21st EJ Whitten Legends Game at Etihad Stadium on Friday 2nd September 2016. The Legends game is now sponsored by TradingP Read more..

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Father's Day 2016 Guide 
Father’s Day is all about reminding Dad why you love him so much… a chance to say thanks for everything he’s done for you! Show Dad how much you care on this one special day when you can say, “thank you for just for being you!” This guide wi Read more..

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Footy Colours Day 2016 
We’re calling on all Australians to unite and wear your favourite team colours with pride on Footy Colours Day, Friday 2nd September to raise funds to fight cancer. Footy Colours Day is easy to organise and fun! Register your School, Organisation Read more..

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Gardening & Food Festival 2016 
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3-4 SEPTEMBER 2016 Caulfield Racecourse Station Street Caulfield East VIC 3145 GARDENING & FOOD FESTIVAL 2016 Welcome to Melbourne’s only big spring gardening show. Stay tuned for more information about this year’s event being held at Cau Read more..

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Legacy Week 2016 
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Sunday 28 August to Saturday 3 September 2016 Legacy Week is Australia’s iconic fundraising campaign which began in 1942. It is also known for its Badge Day and the iconic badges offered as a token of appreciation for the donation made by the publ Read more..

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Madman Anime Festival 
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Madman Anime Festival is a brand new event bringing anime culture straight to you with everything from exciting international guests and exhibitors, cosplay, and exclusive anime events. Madman Anime Festival is a truly unique event that will brin Read more..

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Melbourne Writers Festival 2016 
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Join us from Thursday 25 August to Sunday 4 September 2016 for Melbourne’s annual celebration of literature! Melbourne Writers Festival is a home for stories and storytellers, for writers and readers: a destination for the curious-minded. And this Read more..

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Sandown Toy and Hobby Fair 
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When: 3rd and 4th September 2016 Where: Sandown Racecourse (Ladbrokes Park) 591-659 Princes Highway, Springvale Time: 9am-3pm Admission: Adults $6, Seniors/Kids 4-12yrs/Concession $4 & Accompanied children FREE IT'S BACK! Everyone's favou Read more..

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Step-a-thon for Kids 2016 
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These feet are made for walking Step up & help a good cause Registrations are now OPEN for Step-a-thon for Kids! It's a great way to get Aussie kids active, so they stay happy & healthy. It's also about making every step count. Primary schoo Read more..

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Walk a Mile in their Shoes 2016 
In a national first, Australians of the Year 2015 and 2016, Rosie Batty and Ret. Lieutenant General David Morrison, will join forces to walk alongside the men and women of Harcourts Victoria as the network prepares to don its high heels for the fourt Read more..

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What's On this Week | 30 August - 5 September 2016 
Tuesday 30th August 2016 to Monday 5th September 2016 Happy Melbourne Day, Melbourne! Father's Day .nobrtable br { display: none }   Sunday 4th September 2016 > Father's Day Guide Melbourne Day 2016 .nobrtable b Read more..

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The Eagles Story - Live at London Eleven
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Legends are born and not made, or so they say. The Eagles legend began in California, way back in | Read On..

Faulty Towers | The Dining Experience - Kalorama
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FAULTY TOWERS WEEKEND GET-AWAY IN THE DANDENONGS Fancy something a little different for your | Read On..

The Music of the Mamas and the Papas
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CALIFORNIA DREAMING has been touring Australia since 2014, playing to thousands of people and | Read On..

Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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Witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive attractions. Award winning | Read On..

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Books on the Rail
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FIND a book on a train, tram or bus? Pick it up and take it home with you! ​ READ it, enjoy it, then return it to a train, tram or bus for | Read On..

Recycle What?
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A question that pops up all the time in this household: what are we allowed to put in the recycle bin and and what isn't? The first item that | Read On..

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The SALT Foundation
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The SALT Foundation vision is to be partnering in our small way with those on the journey to make | Read On..

Melbourne | World's Most Liveable City 2016
View Melbourne | World's Most Liveable City 2016
Melbourne has been named the world's most liveable city for the 6th year in a row (2016) achieving | Read On..

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