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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AFL | Toyota Grand Final 2016 
There is no bigger day on Melbourne's sporting calendar than the Australian Football League Grand Final played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The 2016 AFL Grand Final will be played on Saturday 1st October 2016 in front of 90,000+ football fans Read more..

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Australian Native Orchid Show 2016 
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Come and join with us on 24th & 25th September 2016 at the Mount Waverley Community Centre and experience first hand the wonders of these amazing plants. ANNUAL SPRING SHOW Every year ANOS Victoria holds its orchid show on the last weekend in S 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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Inside the Brick | Frankston 2016 
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INSIDE the BRICK Frankston 2016: Interactive Play & LEGO Model Expo Thursday 22 - Sunday 25 September These school holidays INSIDE the BRICK is bringing their fantastic travelling Interactive Play & LEGO Model Exhibition back to FRANKSTON for a M Read more..

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Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2016 
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The Lavazza Italian Film Festival driven by Fiat will once again showcase the very best new Italian cinema. In the Opening Night film PERFECT STRANGERS (Perfetti sconosciuti), seven friends at a dinner party decide to share the content of every messa Read more..

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Little Day Out 2016 | Greater Dandenong Children's Festival 
Little Day Out – for BIG imaginations is the headline event for the 2016 Greater Dandenong Children's Festival. Join us at Ross Reserve in Noble Park on Sunday, 25 September from 11am to 4pm. This free event is packed to the brim with family Read more..

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Melbourne Fringe Festival 2016 
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2016 MELBOURNE FRINGE FESTIVAL: 15 Sept – 2 Oct The Melbourne Fringe Festival is Victoria's most vibrant independent arts showcase, developing, championing and celebrating the independent arts. Melbourne Fringe has grown and evolved over 33 yea Read more..

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Melbourne International Guitar Festival 
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Melbourne International Guitar Festival Melba Hall, Melbourne Conservatorium of Music Parkville, Victoria Australia Australia's largest annual classical guitar festival! Featuring 4 concerts, 3 masterclasses, performance competition and more! Read more..

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Multicultural Eid Festival 2016 
A beacon of hope invites you to our 2016 Multicultural Eid Festival on Sunday 25th of September 2016 at Bundoora Park. An event not to be missed for all ages! Bring along the family and friends and enjoy a day filled with celebrations and activit Read more..

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Nickelodeon SLIMEFEST 2016 
2016 is the year of SLIME, MUSIC and total MAYHEM! Nickelodeon’s annual SLIMEFEST event is back and bigger than ever with THREE international. Headliner, OMI, will be joined by Australia’s hottest export HAVANA BROWN, international act G.R.L., as w Read more..

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Rewind '91: Celebrating 25 Years of Melbourne Central 
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Step back in time to the 1990s when when Melbourne Central first opened its doors! Rewind '91 is a month-long 25th birthday celebration in which Melbourne Central will be sharing and celebrating the stories of the centre, its retailers and shoppe Read more..

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Royal Melbourne Show 2016 
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The 2016 Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria’s largest and most iconic annual community event, will be held from Saturday, 17 to Tuesday, 27 September at Melbourne Showgrounds. Conducted annually by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), th Read more..

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School Holiday Guide | Spring 
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Our guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 17 to October 2, 2016. Keep the kids active and busy during school holiday's with these fabulous idea's. Family Fun All Day Holiday Activities | Read more..

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Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2016 
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The Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2016 dates are September 8th to October 4th, we look forward to welcoming you in 2016! Tulips down under … There is plenty of fun in store at the 63rd Tesselaar Tulip Festival. Visitors will be amazed by the beaut Read more..

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The Indonesian Food & Trade Festival 2016 
We are excited and proud to announce our upcoming event "The Indonesian Food & Trade Festival 2016". The event will take place on Saturday, 26 November 2016 starting 11am to 5pm at Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill 3128. There Read more..

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What's On this Week | 20 - 26 September 2016 
Tuesday 20th September 2016 to Monday 26th September 2016 Go DOGGIES!!! Walk for Prems .nobrtable br { display: none }   Walk for Prems 2016 | Supporting families of premature & sick babies Sunday 23rd October 201 Read more..

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Gangsters and Flappers Ball
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Join Pop-Up Events for our annual Gangsters and Flappers Ball...a fabulous evening of 1920's stage | Read On..

Walk for Prems 2016
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Enjoy a great family day out at Melbourne’s flagship Walk for Prems event at Albert Park | Read On..

Ladies Love Bier Lunch
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Ladies do you love bier? Join us for a bier appreciation afternoon over lunch! With Special | Read On..

Affordable Wedding Expo - Malvern Town Hall
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The Affordable Wedding Expo We understand that planning your perfect wedding can be expensive, | Read On..

The Producers
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Waterdale Presents - The Producers The plot is simple: a down-on-his-luck Broadway producer and | Read On..

Midweek Speed Dating
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Brand new events to hit the CBD! Midweek Speed Dating is the most cost effective speed dating | Read On..

Funfields Family Park
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From humble beginnings 30 years ago Funfields has developed into Melbourne’s Favourite Theme Park | Read On..

Ramble Tamble Certified Gold Show
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Certified Gold, the ultimate tribute, dinner & show experience featuring the music of both Neil | Read On..

Oktoberfest at Hophaus 2016
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Hophaus brings Munich to Melbourne this September for Oktoberfest 2016 or as we like to call it | 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..

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

Sydney Swans v Western Bulldogs | AFL Grand Final
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The 2016 AFL Grand Final will be played on Saturday 1st October 2016 in front of 90,000+ football | Read On..

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