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Wednesday 28th June 2017


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Charity | Fundraisers


Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2017
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 raising money towar..
Location: Melbourne 
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Playing it Forward
Playing it Forward Wednesday 28 June Music industry mates John Farnham, Jimmy Barnes, Noiseworks and Diesel (solo) will band together for one night only with the Playing It Forward benefit concert at Hisense Arena on June 28. Well-known Australian guitarist Stua..
Location:Hisense Arena | Melbourne
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Children | Family


AFL Active for kids
AFL Active for kids is a fun program full of games and physical activities to keep your kids active even if they're not a fan of sport. We use footballs in our sessions and include a few footy drills, but no ball skills are required. We play fun games such as keeping..
When: Wednesday
Location:Gerald St Murrumbeena 
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Aqua Fun Park
Welcome to Aqua Fun Park located at the Melbourne Cable Park. The Aqua Fun Park is a purpose built fun park located on a man made lake built lake located at the National Water Sports Centre. Sessions commence every hour and last for 50 minutes. You must arrive at ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Cable Park | Bangholme
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Bairnsdale Fun Park | Open
Entry to the Park is FREE. Adventure Fun Park Gippsland There’s Nowhere Like It! Enjoy the Attractions. Taste the Food. Try everything at least once. Enjoy the rides you love AGAIN and AGAIN. Come and experience the amusement’s and excitement of Gippslands b..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bairnsdale Fun Park | Bairnsdale
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Bundoora Park | Open
Bundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family. Cooper's Settlement Cooper's Settlement is located in Bundoora Park - 15 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. When you visit the Settleme..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bundoora Park | Bundoora
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Enchanted Adventure Garden | Open
Everyone from kids to kids-at-heart are invited to discover the Enchanted Adventure Garden. A wonderland of mazes gardens art and adventure that is designed to enliven the senses and challenge the mind. Tickets General Admission to the Enchanted Adventure Garde..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Enchanted Adventure Garden | Arthurs Seat
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Giant Sky Wheel | Geelong Waterfront
Come along and ride the largest travelling Ferris Wheel in the southern Hemisphere located now at the Geelong Waterfront! The oldest piece of carnival, the Ferris Wheel brings magic and nostalgia to any event or city skyline. Whether you’re young, or young at heart, ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Ritchie Boulevard,  Geelong 
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Ice Skating At Sorrento
Melbourne's Sorrento and Portsea areas of the Mornington Peninsular are the hot spots to be during summer, and now also winter with a 3 week waterfront ice skating event. It's the perfect way to motivate everyone in the family to get off the iPads and out and about..
Location:3176 Point Nepean Road, Sorrento 
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Ice Skating O'Brien | Open
Whether you’re stepping onto the ice the first time or you’re an experienced ice hound, we’ve got so many ways for you to enjoy getting into the rink you won’t be able to get out. We have no age restrictions – the smallest skates we have are toddler size 7 so if the..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:O'Brien Group Arena | Docklands
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Kew Traffic School | Private bookings
The Kew Traffic School is available for private hire including birthday parties, school break-ups or community group fundraisers. Kew Traffic School is suitable for children between the ages of 3 to 10 years. Kew Traffic School facilities The track is suitable ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Kew Traffic School | Kew
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Maru | Koala & Animal Park | Open
Open every day from 9:30am, except for Christmas Day Get in touch with wildlife at Maru where you can pat and hand feed many of the animals. Pat a koala and feed the albino kangaroos see wombats Tasmanian devils dingoes talking parrots and more native animals. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Maru | Koala & Animal Park | Grantville
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Melbourne Cable Park | Open
The Aqua Fun Park is open 7 days a week. The Cable Wakeboard facilities are being finalised for opening very soon. Lake #1 is nearing completion and Lake #2’s towers go up late February. Where we have come from…. The Melbourne Cable Park Project started ba..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Cable Park | Bangholme
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Nitty Gritty Super City
Explore science in the city. Event Type: Permanent Exhibition Specifically designed for three to eight year olds, Nitty Gritty Super City is a fun and interactive exhibition set in a mini metropolis where children are encouraged to push buttons, pull ropes, investig..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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Octonauts Set to Swim Into SEA LIFE Melbourne
Sound the Octo-alert and get ready for an adventure as the Octonauts visit SEA LIFE Melbourne! The Octonauts team will be swimming in every day for exclusive meet and greet sessions from 10.00am till 1.00pm from the Queen’s Birthday long weekend, Saturday 10 June ti..
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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Olympic Ice Skating Centre | Open
Come down and enjoy our public skating sessions with ample free parking and free skate hire. Olympic Ice Skating Centre also offers a range of programs for people of any age and skating ability to learn figure skating, ice hockey and speed skating. We are at 1080 ..
When: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Olympic Ice Skating Centre | Oakleigh South
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Safety Education Program | Kew Traffic School
The Safety Education Program is available for school, kinder and other pre-school groups of up to 25–30 children. Kew Traffic School runs three Safety Education programs daily Monday to Friday. Our safety education program is designed for children aged 3–8 years of a..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Kew Traffic School | Kew
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Scienceworks | Open
Scienceworks is open daily 10.00am – 4.30pm. Scienceworks makes learning about science a fun and interactive adventure. Located in Spotswood (Melbourne, Australia), Scienceworks also features the Melbourne Planetarium, the Lightning Room and the historic Pumping ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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St Kilda's Winter Garden Ice Rink
ICE SKATING ST KILDA’S WINTER GARDEN ICE SKATING 15 JUN - 30 JUL | ST KILDA'S WINTER GARDEN ICE RINK Get your skates on and head on down to St Kilda’s very own Ice Skating rink! Running every day of St Kilda’s Winter Garden – MAP 57, with increased hours over th..
Location:Map 57 | St Kilda
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Story Island | Newcomb Library
Newcomb Library (corner Bellarine Highway and Wilsons Road) 19 May to 8 July 2017 Enjoy the magical world of children’s book illustrations in Story Island! Between 2016 and 2018 this delightful exhibition of works from Australia's favourite children's book illust..
Location:Corner Bellarine Highway and Wilsons Road Newcomb 
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Storytime @ State Library
Join us for Storytime every Wednesday for fun with stories, songs and rhymes brought to life by the Library's Chief Storyteller - Free. Get creative as you support your child to make their own book-inspired whatchamacallit, thingamijig or doohickey. Stay and explore ..
When: Wednesday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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The Big Goose | Open
"THE BIG GOOSE" is very unique to the Mornington Peninsula as it combines farm animals with an adventure park situated at Moorooduc on the Peninsula freeway. Wednesdays – Sundays 10am – 4pm Open every day during school and public holidays! ENTRY COST $17 per ..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Big Goose | Moorooduc
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Think Ahead
What will our future be like? What will our cities look like in the future? How will new material change our houses, cities and clothes? What will we eat? How will we use the space around Earth? Think Ahead is a new permanent exhibition about advances in science a..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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Tree Surfing
50 aerial obstacles, 5 different levels, 1 amazing place – less than an hour from Melbourne. Tree Surfing is a radical new high ropes adventure on the Mornington Peninsula. Experience the ultimate green room as you tree climb through 50 aerial obstacles and 5 differe..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Enchanted Adventure Garden | Arthurs Seat
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Winter School Holidays: Dive into a Magical Underwater World
Dive into SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium’s Mermaid Garden exhibit these school holidays where a magical underwater world awaits. Sitting among the beautiful coral gardens, see if you can spot the enchanting mermaids as they serenade the most magnificent aquatic creatures t..
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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XD Theatre | 3D Motion Ride
The Ultimate 3D Interactive Thrill Ride - this fantastic eight-seat simulation theatre will transport you on a journey of thrills and spills. Experience this Moving Ride Adventure at the XD Theatre, Tunzafun, Docklands! This simulator is beyond the expectation, ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Level 1, 37 Star Cresent Docklands 
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Circus


Circus Oz - Model Citizens
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 tangled in an oversize..
Location:Birrarung Marr Park | Melbourne
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Comedy


Free Comedy - Wednesdays @ Flying Duck Hotel
Free Comedy every Wednesday in the Flying Duck Tent, 7-10pm. Every Wednesday join a mix of Australia's favourite comedians and hottest up and comers for a hilarious night of free comedy. ..
When: Wednesday
Location:The Flying Duck Hotel | Prahran
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Live Comedy Show @ Comic's Lounge
Enjoy an evening full of laughs with tickets to the Comics Lounge Comedy Show in Melbourne! In this two and a half hour live stand up show, you'll lose yourself in a night bursting with fun and humour! The longest running and most popular comedy club, the Comics Lou..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:The Comic's Lounge | North Melbourne
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Competitions | Challenges & Games


Extreme Buggy 4WD Experience
Have you ever driven over massive rock piles, tyres, cars and logs? Or driven through mud, tunnels, and water obstacles? The Buggy Ride Experience at the Melbourne Driving Adventure park is the chance to do all of this and more! Get behind the wheel for the ultimate ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Wild Buggy | Driving Adventure Park | Heatherton
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Holey Moley Mini-Golf Bar | Open
Melbourne's newest bar Holey Moley opens on April 20. At Holey Moley Golf Club you can putt your stuff around 27 uniquely-themed holes. After your round of minigolf, you can pull up a seat and settle in at the Caddyshack – a fully-equipped cocktail bar. After..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Holey Moley Mini-Golf Bar | Melbourne
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Melbourne Escape Hunt Experience
See yourself as some what of a detective? Put your skills to the test with Melbourne's Escape Hunt Experience! With a selection of different rooms, you could see yourself solving an abduction, a murder or even a disappearance. Each escape the room game runs for ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Escape Hunt Melbourne | Melbourne
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The Escape Experience
Exclusive Escape Experience at Crowne Plaza Melbourne EXCLUSIVE Escape Experience - A Winter's Tale We find inspiration in the most unusual of places, so as the weather cools down this winter Crowne Plaza Melbourne is upping the ante in a Melbourne-first and trans..
Location:Crowne Plaza Melbourne | Melbourne
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Concerts | Music


Blue: The Songs of Joni Mitchell
Renowned for her artful storytelling and raw, emotive vocals, cabaret chanteuse Queenie van de Zandt, returns to the cabaret stage with a brand new show exploring the songs, stories and art of the musical legend that is Joni Mitchell. Renaissance woman, painter and p..
Location:Chapel Off Chapel | Prahran
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Live @ Northcote Social Club
Northcote Social Club presents the very best of live music and has become one of Melbourne's premier and favourite music venues. What's On this week.. View What's On @ Northcote Social Club Open Mon 4pm–late Tue to Thu Midday–late Fri & Sat Midday–3am Sun ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Northcote Social Club | Northcote
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Live @ The Toff
Live entertainment every night @ The Toff, Swanston St Walk, Melbourne. The Toff’s stage room hosts the full spectrum of Australian performing arts including music (from pop to country to ensembles), dance, comedy, and theatre, as well as touring international ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Toff in Town | Melbourne
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Live @ The Tote Hotel
The Tote Hotel in Collingwood in one of Melbourne's favourite venues for LIVE Rock and Roll - Loud and Proud. The Home of Rock™ (and punk-metal-pop-indie-shoegaze-post-dole-synth-wave and miscellanea) Tuesday to Sunday nights... ALL TICKETS ON SALE FROM THE TOTE..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Tote Hotel | Collingwood
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Live Jazz @ Dizzy's
Dizzy's Jazz Club in Richmond presents live jazz Tuesday to Saturdays... ..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Dizzy's Jazz Club | Richmond
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Live Jazz @ Uptown Jazz Cafe
Open Wednesday to Saturday Uptown is proud to be able to represent and showcase the Melbourne sound. The best improvised music from other parts of the world tour here, but Melbourne has a particular sound all of it's own. Sometimes described as krusty, krunchy, mo..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Uptown Jazz Cafe | Fitzroy
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Neil Diamond
GARRY JOHNS Returns to Marquee Lounge Bar as NEIL DIAMOND Garry will bring all the hits and style from Hot August Night Album to life. Songs include; "Sweet Caroline", "Solitary Man", "Crackin Rosie", "Beautiful Noise", "Love on the Rocks" & many more hits! Hos..
Location:Marquee Lounge Bar | Toorak
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Open Mic Night @ Great Britain Hotel
The Great Britain Hotel has been a keen supporter of live Melbourne music for decades. Show us your talent! Join us for our Open Mic Night every Wednesday. Registrations open at 7:30pm for an 8pm kick off. For more information call 9810 0082. Wednesday Ope..
When: Wednesday
Location:The Great Britain Hotel | Richmond
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What's on @ Bendigo Hotel
The Bendigo Hotel in Collingwood brings you live entertainment and great food, Tuesday's to Saturday's. ..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bendigo Hotel | Collingwood
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What's On Live @ Paris Cat
The Paris Cat has established a reputation as one of Melbourne’s premier jazz clubs and performing arts venues. It has launched the careers of many up and coming Australian jazz artists and hosted an array of outstanding International jazz concerts. Paris Cat Jaz..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Paris Cat Jazz Club | Melbourne
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What’s On | Live @ Corner Hotel
The Corner Hotel in Richmond presents live music nightly in Richmond. The Corner Hotel has a live music room, public bar, beer garden and restaurant. The live music (band room) plays host to a selection of Indie, rock, metal and just about any 'alt' band from acr..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Corner Hotel | Richmond
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Wot's LIVE | Melbourne
Wot's LIVE is an acoustic music gig guide from Global Village, PBS FM. Check out these live gigs in and round Melbourne. The Global Village - Wot's on Last updated: Sunday 28 May, 2017: 9.45 pm - MONDAY 29 May, 2017: 7.30 pm: Ad Hoc String Quartet: L..
Location: Melbourne 
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Culinary | Wine & Dining


Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | Melbourne
Dining on culinary delights and touring scenic streets surrounded by all the sights, the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant is a historic and iconic part of any experience in the city. Dining in Melbourne can be a fabulous experience, especially aboard our famous fleet of h..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | South Melbourne
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Lindt Chocolate Winter Deals
FESTIVAL OF OFFERS DECADENT WINTER DEALS Indulge this winter with great offers available in all Lindt Chocolate Shops. New deals available every two weeks, visit us in store today to take advantage of these limited time only offers! Offers not valid at Lindt Chocola..
Location: Melbourne 
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Meet a Brew + Taste a Few
It’s time to meet another brewer & this time we’re featuring Barrow Boys 6.30pm Wednesday 28th June Treat yo’ self as the boys take you through 4 of their beers, paired with matched bites – Finished with your pick of a pint A beer event for all – beard or no b..
Location:Hopscotch Melbourne | Southbank
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Munich Brauhaus – Kids Eat Free all Winter
Munich Brauhaus is a great Melbourne destination for the whole family! Located in the heart of South Wharf, you can bring the whole clan down for some family fun as we feed your little ones for free all winter long! Yes you heard right! Kids under 12 will eat free..
Location:Munich Brauhaus | South Wharf
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Rekorderlig Cosy Winters Pop-Up
As temperatures continue to drop, Beautifully Swedish cider brand Rekorderlig is offering Aussies the chance to warm up at a roaming winter pop-up experience, aptly named ‘Cosy Winters by Rekorderlig’, which will appear in select venues across Australia, between June an..
Location:El Coco | Melbourne
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Thai Dinner with a Vegan Twist
After the runaway success of a number of exclusive vegan Thai dinners, South Wharf restaurant BangPop is delighted to commence a seasonal vegan dining experience for the consciously-minded and curious. The dinners will be on Wednesday 28, June 2017 and Thursday 28, ..
Location:BangPop | Melbourne
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The Goat Bar
We open the brewery to public every Wednesday and Friday nights from 5pm and Sundays from midday to 6pm. We usually have something special on tap and cook rockin’ pizzas. On Wednesday nights we hold free brewery tours at 6.30pm – no need to book, just sign up at..
When: Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Mountain Goat Brewery | Richmond
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Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery | Open
Just an hour from Melbourne Free entry – open every day 9am-5pm (except Christmas Day) Come and visit us at our architect designed Chocolaterie where our striking showroom and cafe is set amongst 16 hectares of picturesque Yarra Valley views. You can watch the ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Yarra Valley Chocolaterie | Yarra Glen
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Dinner and Show


Resurrection | Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & Show
NOW AT DRACULA'S MELBOURNE THEATRE AND RESTAURANT Resurrection plays like a greatest hits on scratched vinyl. It brings together the most requested acts of the past decade, revamped with slap-face costumes, retro-now songs, mesmerising special effects and serrated ed..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Dracula's Cabaret Restaurant | Carlton
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Exhibitions | Art & Photo


80/80. Eighty Years of SAM. The Collection
In 2016, SAM reaches a milestone, celebrating 80 years since the early beginnings of the Collection in 1936. To mark this significant point, SAM is rehanging its permanent collection in the Museum’s downstairs galleries. This enables us to showcase some of the signi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Shepparton Art Museum | Shepparton
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A Human Form | Geelong Gallery Collection
A human form 10 December 2016 to 17 September 2017 Decorative arts and small sculptures from the collection that demonstrate artists’ different approaches to the representation of the human body: from 18th century ceramic forms to contemporary interpretations render..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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A Quivering Brightness
A Quivering Brightness 12th May 2017 - 6th Aug 2017 Ledger Gallery In a letter to fellow painter Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton described his experience at the summer painting camp he had set up on the outskirts of Melbourne in the late 1880s: ‘I sit here in t..
Location:Benalla Art Gallery | Benalla
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Adam Pyett - Still life painting
Still life painting—Adam Pyett 20 May to 16 July 2017 This survey exhibition of works spanning over ten years charts Adam Pyett’s long-standing interest in the still life genre. Mining traditional subjects from leaves and flowers, transparent vessels, and skulls..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Adam Pyett | Still life painting
Still life painting—Adam Pyett 20 May to 16 July 2017 This survey exhibition of works spanning over ten years charts Adam Pyett's long-standing interest in the still life genre. Mining traditional subjects from leaves and flowers, transparent vessels, and skulls..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Albert Tucker & Fred Williams | The Springbrook Landscapes
ALBERT TUCKER AND FRED WILLIAMS THE SPRINGBROOK LANDSCAPES Albert Tucker and Fred Williams Date: 25 March 27 August 2017 Location: Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery Curator/s: Linda Short Admission: Free with Museum Pass Members: Free entry Join ..
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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ArtVo | Trick Art - Open
Priceless photos. Unbelievable scenarios. Explore the interactive gallery over 11 themed zones touch the art and have fun! Entry Adult $25 Child (5 to 15 years) $15 Senior / Concession / Student $15 FAMILY Family A (1 Adult & 2 Children) $47 Family B (2 A..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:ArtVo | Trick Art Museum | Docklands
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Ballarat in Pictures: a city is born
Ballarat in Pictures: a city is born Minnie Williamson and Helen Macpherson Smith Trust galleries Admission: Free entry See Ballarat as the first generation of white settlers knew it – the apparently idyllic bushland of the Wadawurrung, which was occupied by pastor..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Bill Henson | NGV Festival of Photography
BILL HENSON FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 2, 19TH–20TH C ART & DESIGN 10 MAR 17 – 27 AUG 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY NGV FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY Bill Henson presents recent photographs by Bill Henson, selected by the artist, and encompassing themes inclu..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Buddha’s Smile
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 1 MEZZANINE, ASIAN ART TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS 2 JUN 17 – 8 OCT 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY “The Buddha smiled and varicoloured rays of light extended from the smile, up to the gods in heaven and down to the various hells, where warmth..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Collection @ Benalla Art Gallery
The Gallery presents a permanent collection which includes elements of the region’s history and recounting an Australian-European settlement story. The collection continues to develop with recent acquisitions including outstanding Indigenous and contemporary Austral..
When: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Benalla Art Gallery | Benalla
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Collective Focus: Group Exhibition
A diverse collection of works by emerging female photographic students and graduates from Photography Studies College exploring topics and concepts on their own artistic journeys that are relevant to and touch the greater community. Joanne Manariti Tanya Sutton Le..
Location:Queen Victoria Women's Centre | Melbourne
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Cowen Gallery Exhibition
The Library’s elegant Cowen Gallery features one of Australia’s most significant collections of Victorian artworks. Explore aspects of Victoria’s rich history in scenes of European settlement, early Melbourne streetscapes and portraits of some of Australia’s most in..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Discovering Dobell
27 May - 13 August 2017 CURATED BY: CHRISTOPHER HEATHCOTE Discovering Dobell offers an intimate glimpse of William Dobell, one of Australia’s most important 20th century artists, whose heart remained anchored in the daily life of everyday people, from the streets ..
Location:TarraWarra Museum of Art | Healesville
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Dobell’s Circle
27 May - 13 August 2017 CURATED BY: CHRISTOPHER HEATHCOTE AND ANTHONY FITZPATRICK Dobell’s Circle is an exhibition of paintings and drawings from the TarraWarra Museum of Art collection which features significant members of the lively community of artists William ..
Location:TarraWarra Museum of Art | Healesville
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Drawing Wall #27: Bundit Puanthong
DRAWING WALL #27: BUNDIT PUANTHONG 3 Jun 2017 - 2 Aug 2017 Image: Bundit Puanthong, Takeaway Dove 2016, acrylic and spray paint on linen 168 x 170cm, courtesy and © Bundit Puangthong and Olsen Gallery..
Location:Shepparton Art Museum | Shepparton
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Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s
FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA LEVEL 3, TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS MAY – DEC 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s explores a decade in Australian art. Drawn from the NGV Collection, it provides an in depth look at a period characterised by..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Exhibitions @ Brunswick Street Gallery
Brunswick Street Gallery presents.. Upcoming Exhibitions Bill Marshall: The Fruits of Silence - The Collages of Bill Marshall Opening event: 23 June 2017, 6-9pm Exhibition: 23 June - 6 July 2017 Jenny Huang: The Perfector Opening event: 23 June 2017, 6-9p..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Brunswick Street Gallery | Fitzroy
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Exhibitions On @ Montsalvat
Montsalvat galleries are open 7 days a week, 9am-5pm. Free admission to exhibitions in the Barn Gallery and Long Gallery. Entry fees to the grounds are: Adults $14.00 Concessions $10.00 Children under 5: free entry Children aged 5-12 $8.00 Families $35...
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Montsalvat | Eltham
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Faces + Masks
FACES + MASKS Presented in conjunction with Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival The Hellenic Museum is thrilled to present Faces + Masks, a photographic series from Greek artist Nikos Vavdinoudis. This series features modern costumed practices and obscur..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Open
Heide Museum of Modern Art is one of Australia’s leading public art museums. Open Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 5pm Heide Museum of Modern Art Collection A significant part of the Heide Collection was assembled over five decades by its founders, John and Sunday Reed...
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Hundred Languages of Children | Exhibition
A travelling exhibition showcasing the Reggio Emilia approach to education through photography, paintings, drawings, words and photography has opened at the Guardian Early Learning Group’s new Pedagogical Exchange in Richmond, Victoria. The Hundred Languages of Chil..
Location:Guardian Early Learning Centre | Richmond | Richmond
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John Beaton | Wabi/Sabi
Wabi/Sabi John Beaton 27 June – 8 July 2017 “Question what perfection means to us. Embrace the ephemerality of all things. Revel in the beauty of transience.” – John Beaton John Beaton’s photographs celebrate transience by freezing humans in motion, exploring th..
Location:Fortyfive Downstairs | Melbourne
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June Exhibitions | Off the Kerb
Off the Kerb artist run initiative DATES: 15 - 29 Jun 2017 FRONT GALLERY GETTING BY by ASTROTWITCH Early this year I started painting queer and transgender women accompanied by researched statistics on the violence and trauma that we experience. I think this w..
Location:Off the Kerb Gallery | Collingwood
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Kanalaritja - An Unbroken String
This exhibition allows you to glimpse for the first time into the ancient women’s practice of shell stringing by the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community. Kept alive by a new wave of stringers, this rare opportunity features exquisite shell necklaces, essays and photographs c..
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Carlton
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Katherine Gailer | Treasure Of Bachué
Treasure Of Bachué is an exhibition of new paintings exploring the feminine underworld by Colombian artist Katherine Gailer. Bachué is a goddess, who according to the Muiscas (Indigenous people from the Andes), is the mother of humanity, a source of life and her tre..
Location:No Vacancy Gallery | Project Space | Melbourne
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Kunda Beamo - Spirit of Country
NAIDOC Exhibition - Kunda Beamo - Spirit of Country Kunda Beamo was born in Melbourne in 1941 and is of Yamadji descent. He is a self-taught artist who draws inspiration from reclaiming his identity and culture. Kunda’s work represents people, elders, spirits..
Location:Box Hill Community Arts Centre | Box Hill
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Kylie Stillman - The Opposite Of Wild
Kylie Stillman > The Opposite Of Wild 27 May - 6 August 2017 OPENING > FRIDAY 26 MAY 2017, 6-8PM The Opposite of Wild is a new body of work being created specifically for the space at Domain House. It will include one of Stillman's largest 'book sculptures’ to da..
Location:Domain House & Gallery | St Kilda
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Lawrence Weiner - Out of sight
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL GROUND LEVEL, TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS FEB 17 – APR 17 extended to 9 JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Lawrence Weiner is an American conceptual artist whose text-based artworks have been exhibited around the world over the past fifty years...
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Let’s Talk Recognition 2017 | A children’s art exhibition
Let’s talk recognition—a children’s art exhibition 20 May 2017 to 09 July 2017 With support of the Geelong Gallery Educator, students and educators from a wide range of schools and year levels explore the theme of reconciliation through classroom learning, activiti..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Liz Blizzard: In her footsteps
LIZ BLIZZARD IN HER FOOTSTEPS: UNTOLD STORIES OF LONG FORGOTTEN WOMEN AND THE PURSUIT OF GOLD Sat 3 Jun - Sun 6 Aug The starting point for this exhibition by Victorian Artist Liz Blizzard is her fascination with stories about her great grandmother, Kate Herry ..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Louise Seymour - My Native Heart
My Native Heart - Paper Art Sculpture of my Australia by Louise Seymour of Paperlab A selection of handmade paper art pieces by Melbourne paper artist Louise Seymour of Paperlab representing a variety of Australian Native flowers and themes. Each piece is an origi..
Location:Level 25, 570 Bourke Street, Melbourne 
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Luminous Relic
Luminous relic 08 April to 09 July 2017 Luminous relic will present a major new collaborative painting and moving image work by artists Mandy Martin and Alexander Boynes, together with a score by Tristen Parr and performance by Laura Boynes. Luminous relic will ..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Making History: The Boyd Family
MAKING HISTORY THE BOYD FAMILY Various Date: 27 May 12 November 2017 Location: Heide I Curator/s: Kendrah Morgan Admission: Free with Museum Pass Members: Free entry Join now The third exhibition in the Making History series, this display showcases the ..
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Margaret Loy Pula - Anatye | Arthur Guy Prize
Winner of 2017 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize Margaret Loy Pula for her work Anatye Bendigo Art Gallery 17 June – 17 September Designed to attract some of Australia’s finest contemporary artists and high calibre works, this year's Arthur Guy Memorial Painti..
Location:Bendigo Art Gallery | Bendigo
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Matthew Bird - Dormitorium
Dormitorium is the latest interactive sculptural project by Melbourne-based architect Matthew Bird. Acclaimed for his progressive and experimental methods, Bird draws across and unites numerous creative disciplines from architecture and interior design to installat..
Location:McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park | Langwarrin
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NGV Collection | Australian Art
The NGV Collection comprises more than 68,000 artworks spanning thousands of years, from the art of ancient civilisations right up to contemporary art, reflecting a multitude of different disciplines, periods, styles and inspirations. The NGV Collection really is gr..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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NGV Festival of Photography
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVELS 2 & 3 17 MAR 17 – 30 JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY As part of the NGV Festival of Photography, the NGV presents a suite of contemporary photography exhibitions, including presentations by William Eggleston, Patrick Pound, Bill Hen..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Ocean Imaginaries
Ocean Imaginaries 5th May – 1st July 2017. Opening Night - 6-8 pm, Thursday 4th May. Responding to a recent turn to the ocean in the environmental humanities, this international exhibition considers how reflections on the ocean are aesthetically reconfigured whe..
Location:RMIT Gallery | Melbourne
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ONEIROI | Bill Henson
ONEIROI is a photographic installation by one of Australia’s leading artists, Bill Henson that will be housed permanently at the Hellenic Museum. The photographs that make up ONEIROI incorporate priceless treasures from our award winning Benaki collection, Gods, Myt..
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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Paintbrush, Loom & Hammer
Artists: Jessie Yvette Journoud-Ryan | Michele Fountain | Amy Duncan Opening Event: Saturday 24 June, 6pm - 9pm, free entry In this unusual collaboration, three artists approach a common nature theme with vastly different techniques. Sculpture artist Jessie Yve..
Location:Burrinja Cultural Centre | Upwey
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Patrick Pound: The Great Exhibition
FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA GROUND LEVEL, TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS 31 MAR 17 – 30 JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY NGV FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY Patrick Pound: The Great Exhibition is the first comprehensive exhibition of the New Zealand-born, Melbourne-based artist. A..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Paul Dew | Amphibious Ape
An analogy of life balance overwhelmed and flooded. And of finding a freeness within a return to the depths. Such that as if we were once fish... or once a type of hairless swimming ape.... we were in our element. Studies in human evolution have long sugges..
Location:Off the Kerb Gallery | Collingwood
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Paul Handley | Vests
PAUL HANDLEY | VESTS June 21, 2017 - August 6, 2017 Inter-disciplinary artist Paul Handley presents a new site-specific installation especially for Bundoora Homestead. Within the historic walls, the artist will challenge and provoke the audience to confront the ..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Permanent Collection | Geelong Gallery
Director of Geelong Gallery, Geoffrey Edwards, discusses the Gallery's history and a selection of significant works from the permanent collection. Established in 1896, the Geelong Gallery is one of Australia's leading and oldest regional art galleries. The Gallery's ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Peter Waples & Crowe and Megan Evans: Squatters and savages
Peter Waples-Crowe and Megan Evans: Squatters and savages Sat 27 May – Sun 16 Jul This collaborative exhibition by artists Peter Waples-Crowe and Megan Evans brings together reflections on both colonisers and Indigenous people in a creative re-imagining, responding ..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Prized
Prized 18 March to 16 July 2017 This selection of contemporary prints, acquired through recent presentations of the Gallery’s Geelong acquisitive print awards, recognises the generous support of the late Dr Colin Holden towards this biennial prize as both a guest ju..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Recentre; sisters
Recentre; sisters presents the work of eight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women artists: Paola Balla, Hannah Bronte, Tara-Rose Butterworth-Gonebale, Lorraine Connelly-Northey, Destiny Deacon, Lee Darroch, Hannah Gutchen and Kimba Thompson. They bring togethe..
Location:City Gallery | Melbourne
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Resonance
McClelland's permanent collection informs a series of presentations throughout the year that allows visitors to encounter new acquistions whilst rediscovering familiar aspects of the collection in new ways and various iterations. Resonance is the latest exhibition dr..
Location:McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park | Langwarrin
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Revealing Identity: the Collections of La Trobe University
Revealing Identity: the Collections of La Trobe University 24 June – 3 September 2017 In celebration of the 50th year of La Trobe University, Revealing Identity takes a sweeping look through the vast University Collections. Featuring iconic works by Australia’..
Location:Bendigo Art Gallery | Bendigo
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Robyn Mayo: Vast
ROBYN MAYO: VAST Sat 10 Jun - Sun 13 Aug This is a visual record of an artist’s travels through central Australia between 1996 and 2013. Over a ten year period she visited Arnhem Land and the Gulf Country, the central desert areas of Rainbow Valley, Chambers Pilla..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Rona Green: Champagne taste and lemonade pockets
Rona Green: Champagne taste and lemonade pockets 24 June – 3 September 2017 Tattoos, science fiction, B-grade movies and secret societies – this is the fodder of Rona Green, an artist renowned for her prints and paintings of anthropomorphic characters. Champagne..
Location:Bendigo Art Gallery | Bendigo
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Ross Coulter | NGV Festival of Photography
NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 3, CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN 17 MAR 17 – 16 JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Audience NGV FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY Ross Coulter’s Audience is a photographic series that documents audience members who were photographed in more than seventy Mel..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Sam Leach - Avian Interplanetary
Sam Leach > Avian Interplanetary 27 May - 6 August 2017 OPENING > FRIDAY 26 MAY 2017, 6-8PM Sam Leach’s solo exhibition Avian Interplanetary is a proposal for a future habitat that takes into account the world view of non-humans as well as humans. The works explo..
Location:Domain House & Gallery | St Kilda
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Sculpture Park & Plaza | Heide
Connie Kimberly Sculpture Park and Tony & Cathie Hancy Sculpture Plaza At the establishment of Heide as a public park and museum in 1981, the concept of a sculpture park was given priority by Heide's Trustees and the museum's inaugural director Maudie Palmer. Display..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Selection of Works | TarraWarra Museum of Art
SELECTED WORKS FROM THE TARRAWARRA MUSEUM OF ART COLLECTION 27 May - 13 August 2017 A selection of works from the TarraWarra Museum of Art collection which situate figures in different atmospheres and contexts in order to challenge our preconceptions about the rep..
Location:TarraWarra Museum of Art | Healesville
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Showcase #14: Ulrica Trulsson
SHOWCASE #14: ULRICA TRULSSON 6 May 2017 - 30 Jul 2017 Emerging Swedish born ceramicist Ulrica Trulsson now lives and works in Adelaide. Trulsson’s wheel thrown pots are carefully crafted, and characterised by refined structural elements with intriguing glazed s..
Location:Shepparton Art Museum | Shepparton
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Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award 2017
2017 SIDNEY MYER FUND AUSTRALIAN CERAMIC AWARD 17 Jun 2017 - 13 Aug 2017 Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) is delighted to announce the five shortlisted artists who will present new artworks in the 2017 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award (SMFACA). The Award celebra..
Location:Shepparton Art Museum | Shepparton
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Sidney Nolan - Centenary
To mark the centenary of Sidney Nolan’s birth, Heide Museum of Modern Art pays tribute to Nolan’s iconic Ned Kelly series, conceived and painted in the dining room of the original Heide farmhouse from March 1946 until July 1947. Part of the Heide Collection, Kelly at th..
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Skepsi Exhibition | Malvern Artists Studio
Malvern Artists Studio presents 2017 Exhibitions Jenny Pihan Fine Art proudly presents – Skepsi Exhibition – 17th June – 2nd July 2017 Holmsglen Ceramics – 7th – 16th July 2017 Winter Exhibition (members) 21st – 30th July 2017 Sam Golding 4th -6th A..
Location:Malvern Artist Society Gallery | Malvern
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Skin Thing
SKIN THING June 23, 2017 - August 6, 2017 free admission Skin is a living organism. It can be decorated with ink or ravaged by disease. At times it is re-configured into commodities such as belts, shoes or jackets. As a surface, it has been endlessly explored throu..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Technicians Choice
TECHNICIAN’S CHOICE May 3, 2017 - August 6, 2017 free admission We’re giving a nod to the technicians that install art. We’re inviting several who are also artists to select one of their own works. Then for one day they can battle it out to determine which work goe..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Thats Life 2017 | Firestation Exhibition
Firestation Print Studio and gallery presents... 21 June to 15 July Thats Life 2017 Works based on the human form. Open to everyone and all media. 2017 Firestation Exhibition Program 19 July to 5 August ..
Location:Firestation Print Studio | Armadale
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The Art Of Music | Sand Sculptures
Sand sculptures amazing all in the Macedon Ranges. Enjoy the worlds talented Sand Sculptors create masterful works of art that represents their feelings and inspirations of the art of music. About 45 mins drive from Melbourne, the picturesque Macedon Ranges is the..
Location:Sand Art Gallery | Romsey
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The Body's Terrain
The Body's Terrain 19th May 2017 - 2nd Jul 2017 Bennett Gallery The Body’s Terrain explores the strength, vulnerability and sensuousness of the naked body in relation to nature, land and environment. Our physical impermanence and processes of change and decay ..
Location:Benalla Art Gallery | Benalla
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The Joseph Brown Collection
In May 2004 Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE donated the major part of his incomparable collection of Australian art to the National Gallery of Victoria — the most generous single gift of works of art ever made to a public gallery in Australia. The Joseph Brown Collection at T..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Tom Nicholson: I was born in Indonesia
Tom Nicholson: "I was born in Indonesia" Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 to Sunday 9 Jul 2017 “I was born in Indonesia” continues Tom Nicholson’s ongoing investigation into monuments, memorials and other collective visual forms. Developing out of a series of research trips ..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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Top Arts 2017
FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA GROUND LEVEL, NGV DESIGN STUDIO 24 MAR 17 – JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Discover the creative talents and unique vision of a new generation of artists. An annual highlight of the NGV exhibition calendar, Top Arts presents exceptional work ..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Van Gogh and the Seasons
Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2017 NGV - National Gallery of Victoria 28 April - 9 July 2017 The National Gallery of Victoria, in partnership with Art Exhibitions Australia, presents Van Gogh and the Seasons for the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series in 2017. C..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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VAS Winter Exhibition 2017
EXHIBITION VAS WINTER EXHIBITION 2017 17TH JUNE - 4TH JULY 2017 OPENING: TUESDAY 20TH JUNE 2017 AT 7:00PM VIEWING UNTIL: MONDAY 3RD JULY 2017 4:00PM The Victorian Artists' Society is pleased to present its annual Winter Exhibition. The collection of wo..
Location:Victorian Artists Society | East Melbourne
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Who's Afraid of Colour
WHO’S AFRAID OF COLOUR NGV COLLECTION FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA EXTENDED OPENING OF GALLERIES 13 & 14 UNTIL JULY OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY This exhibition brings together presentations of work by a broad range of Indigenous women artists, whose practice is unbounded..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Zoë Croggon | NGV Festival of Photography
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 3, CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN 17 MAR 17 – 30 JUL 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY NGV FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY As part of NGV Festival of Photography, Melbourne artist Zoë Croggon has been commissioned to produce a new body of..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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1966 | The year that changed the world
1966 The year that changed the world 4 April 2016 - 2 July 2017 1966 was the year that Australia sent a Task Force to Vietnam, the year the first National Servicemen served in the war, and the year of the battle of Long Tan. Australia felt the heat of the Co..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Australia Will Be There | Warrnambool
Australia Will Be There: Victorians in the First World War (1914-1919) Scope Gallery, Warrnambool 1 June – 30 July 2017 Through historical photographs and personal stories, this exhibition will present the chronology of the First World War (1914-19) and provide th..
Location:Scope Gallery Warrnambool 
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Australia's Field Marshal - Sir Thomas Blamey Exhibition
No Australian military commander has ever shouldered more responsibility, nor so divided public opinion, than Sir Thomas Blamey. Detractors describe him as ruthless, self-seeking and egotistical and point to personal scandals, and the damaged careers of the many capa..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Australian Mediatheque
Australian Mediatheque 12pm - 5pm Daily Delve into moving image material from Australia and around the world An ongoing collaboration between ACMI and NFSA, Australia's premier moving image collections. This screen culture resource centre provides access to a ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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Bombay Talkies
EXHIBITION Bombay Talkies 8 FEB - 2 JUL For the very first time, our free Bombay Talkies exhibition will showcase the treasure-trove that is the Dietze Family Trust archive, a Melbourne-based collection of more than 3,000 cultural artefacts gathered from the legend..
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers
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 world beneath your feet!..
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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Calling Australia Home
Calling Australia Home Zelman Cowen Gallery of Australian Jewish History Permanent Exhibition The Jewish Museum of Australia launches Calling Australia Home this month, the new permanent exhibition in the Zelman Cowen Gallery of Australian Jewish History. The ne..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Jewish Museum of Australia | St Kilda
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Capturing the Cosmos
Capturing the Cosmos PLANETARIUM Daily 2.30pm All-sky astronomy is a new way of looking at the sky to better understand our Universe Produced in partnership with the ARC Centre of Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO), this new planetarium show highlight..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Planetarium | Spotswood
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Costume Collection | Open
The Melbourne Costume Collection is open to Group Tours (3+) by Appointment during week days and evenings. Tours of roughly 1.5 hours commence with a short talk about the collection by Loel followed by a tour of the collection. Be aware the collection is housed up..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Costume Collection | Melbourne | Bulleen
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Creating the Contemporary Chair
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 3, CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN 17 MAR – 30 NOV OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Creating the Contemporary Chair presents arresting and provocative chair designs by some of the most interesting Australian and international designers practising ..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Cypriot Pottery
A part of the Hellenic Museum’s permanent collection, the Mary and Peter Mitrakas collection of ancient Cypriot pottery contains artefacts from nearly 1500 years of Cypriot history. With 77 well-preserved pieces, the exhibit gives the visitor a unique historical pers..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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Dear Laura | Postcards from WW1
Dear Laura Postcards from the First World War 29 October 2016 - 30 June 2017 (extended) Dear Laura presents First World War postcards sent to Laura Brooks between 1915 and 1918 by her future husband Alan Ferguson, her brothers Ernest and Arthur and her uncle Cha..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Doctor Blake's Ballarat
A new exhibition of ABC and BBC series, The Doctor Blake Mysteries, designed by the show’s own production designer, Carrie Kennedy, will run at Sovereign Hill’s Gold Museum in Ballarat from 11th April – 3rd September. From vintage costuming worn in the show to Dr Bla..
Location:Ballarat Gold Museum | Ballarat
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Early Origins of the Mission to Seafarers
Exhibition of Mission to Seafarers Early Origins Opening hours: 11am – 6pm daily. The Mission to Seafarers Victoria exhibition features historical items unseen by the public. Discovered ten years ago in the bowels of the site’s Flying Angel Club and painstakingly pu..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Mission to Seafarers | Docklands
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Eel Feeding
Watch a writhing mass of hungry eels gobble up their lunch! See the Shortfinned Eels in Milarri Pond enjoy their daily feed and learn about the importance of these fish to Australian Aboriginal people and our aquatic ecosystems. You'll hear about the astonishing ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Carlton
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EXIT | CLIMARTE’s ART + CLIMATE = CHANGE 2017
DILLER SCOFIDIO + RENFRO: EXIT An idea by Paul Virilio, created by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Mark Hansen, Laura Kurgan and Ben Rubin, in collaboration with Robert Gerard Pietrusko and Stewart Smith Wednesday 19 Apr 2017 to Sunday 16 Jul 2017 EXIT holds a dramatic ..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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Federation Bells
The delightful Federation Bells are located in Birrarung Marr park behind Federation Square in Melbourne. Federation Bells comprise 39 upturned bells cast in bronze alloys and range from 500 grams to 1.2 tonnes. Following a recent refurbishment, the bells are so..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Birrarung Marr Park | Melbourne
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Fiona Hall | Uneasy Seasons
FIONA HALL UNEASY SEASONS ABOUT • PARTNERS • RELATED FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL GROUND LEVEL 13 APR – OCT OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Leading Australian artist Fiona Hall’s interactive exhibition explores natural habitats, reflecting the artist’s lifelong passion f..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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First Peoples
Bunjilaka’s exhibition on Victoria's first peoples. Permanent Exhibition Through the voices and languages of our Koorie community, First Peoples tells the story of Aboriginal Victoria from the time of Creation to today. This major exhibition celebrates the histo..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Melbourne
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Forest Glade Gardens | Open
Forest Glade is open to the public 7 days a week from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. Admission is $8 per person or you can book a combined tour of the garden and The Stokes Collection for $30 per adult. Forest Glade is recognized as one of Australia's finest private garde..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Forest Glade Gardens | Mount Macedon
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Fox Classic Car Collection | Open
The Fox Classic Car Collection of prestige cars is housed in the historic Queen’s Warehouse building built in 1890 on the corner of Collins Street and Batman’s Hill Drive. OPENING TIMES 2017 Tuesdays 10am – 2pm Wednesdays 10am – 2pm Sa..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday
Location:Fox Classic Car Collection | Docklands
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Galleries of Remembrance
Open 10am - 5pm daily, last admission 4.30pm. Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day. Admission is free. The Shrine of Remembrance is Victoria’s War Memorial and one of Melbourne's most recognisable landmarks. Victorians have been coming to the Shrine since 1934 to ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Gods, Myths & Mortals
Gods, Myths & Mortals: Greek Treasures Across the Millennia From the Benaki Museum Commencing in 2014 and continuing for ten years, the Hellenic Museum plays host to a priceless collection of treasures from the renowned Benaki Museum, Athens. The collaboration betw..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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Gold Museum | Open
Collections in the Outdoor Museum are focused on the gold mining and social history of Ballarat, with key collections in mining technology and the working and domestic lives of the people of Ballarat. Opening Times 9.30 am to 5.30 pm every day except Christmas Day..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Ballarat Gold Museum | Ballarat
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Han Dynasty: Life Everlasting
Han Dynasty: Life Everlasting 2 July 2016 – 28 July 2018 This exhibition tells the story of the Han Dynasty, a great age of social and cultural development in China. Over 2,000 years ago, it formed the foundations for the Chinese culture and people of today. Th..
Location:Chinese Museum | Melbourne
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Identity: yours, mine, ours
Identity: yours, mine, ours What does it mean to belong and not belong in Australia? The exhibition explores how our cultural heritage, languages, beliefs, and family connections influence our self-perceptions and our perceptions of other people – perceptions that..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Immigrant Stories and Timeline
Immigration is about us all - those who were here and those who came. Everyone has a story to tell – about ourselves, our families, friends and ancestors. It is in the telling of these stories that we can begin to understand Victoria’s rich histories. This gallery..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Islamic Museum of Australia | Open
The ‘Islamic Museum of Australia’ takes visitors on an interactive journey through the arts, history, culture and the stories of everyday Australian Muslims. There are five permanent gallery spaces and one visiting exhibition space – Islamic Faith, Islamic Contributi..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Islamic Museum of Australia | Thornbury
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Johnston Collection | Tours
The Collection is the legacy of William Robert Johnston (1911-1986) an antique dealer and collector of beautiful things. He loved objects that were unusual and visually arresting. He had a sharp eye for the beauty created by the harmonious balance of line and form. H..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:The Johnston Collection | East Melbourne
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Journeys of a Lifetime
No matter when they arrived, all immigrants are linked by the common experience of a journey. Over the past two centuries the immigration journey to Australia has changed from a perilous sea voyage of up to 3 months to a routine flight lasting up to 24 hours. Changin..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Leaving Home
People have migrated to Australia for many reasons. Some flee from the ravages of war, hunger, religious persecution or political repressions. Others have been lured by a sense of adventure, by the prospect of a new beginning, of owning land, of making a fortune, or..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre | Open
LEGOLAND Discovery Centre at Chadstone is open 364 days a year. To ensure our guests have the best experience possible, we have limited the number of visitors that can be in the Centre at one time . We have timed ticketing and allow timed entry to guests every 15..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre | Chadstone
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Melbourne Panorama
Open Sunday to Friday 10am-4pm (closed Saturdays). View the historic photographic panorama, one of the most fascinating and popular interpretative features on display at the Old Treasury Building. Panorama Have you ever visited Old Treasury Building’s beautiful ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Old Treasury Building | Melbourne
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Mini, Maxi and More
Benalla became a regional hub during the 1970's and residents were fortunate to have several fine boutiques from which to purchase fashionable clothes. Others made their own dresses at home. Several local citizens have donated a variety of clothing as part of this fa..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum | Benalla
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Mirror of the World: Books and Ideas
Discover stunning artwork alongside powerful words in this visual feast for book-lovers. Recent acquisitions and new stories are featured each year in this special exhibition, revealing different aspects of the Library’s Rare Books collection, and showcasing rare and..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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National Vietnam Veterans Museum | Open
The National Vietnam Veterans Museum on Phillip Island was founded and built by Vietnam veterans to help and support veterans to cope better with their experiences during the Vietnam War (1962-1975). The National Vietnam Veterans Museum is open as follows: OPEN ev..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Vietnam Veterans Museum | Newhaven
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Ned Kelly Tour | State Library
Discover the story of Victoria’s infamous bushranger Ned Kelly, read pages from the Jerilderie letter and see photos and historic objects related to his life. Ned Kelly has split public opinion for over a century. Hero or criminal? Decide for yourself as you read Kel..
When: Wednesday, Saturday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Night Life | Exhibition
A fashion exhibition of the 1920s and 30s Night Life 10AM - 4PM | MONDAY 5 MAY, UNTIL SUNDAY 30 JULY Be transported to a time where stars, sophistication and city lights influenced the fashion worn by the well-dressed. There was an era in Victoria’s history wher..
Location:Rippon Lea House & Gardens | Elsternwick
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Old Gippstown | Open
This complete Historical Township filled with authentic buildings and decor makes an ideal venue for weddings and functions. Old Gippstown is also renowned for its Coach house which contains one of Victorias best collections of horse drawn vehicles. Open 10:00am - 4:..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Old Gippstown Heritage Park | Moe
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Online Exhibitions | Victorian Archives Centre
Public records, or government state archives, are a preserved record of Victoria's development. These online exhibitions and galleries tell some of Victoria's most significant historical stories. View these wonderful online exhibitions from the collections at t..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Melbourne 
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Permanent Exhibitions @ Benalla Museum
The Benalla Costume and Pioneer Museum is open 7 days with the only public costume museum of its kind in Victoria as well as the museum's own extensive collection. Permanent Exhibitions Miniature House Built to scale by local identity Mrs Gay Stell (11th January..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum | Benalla
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Permanent Exhibitions @ Scienceworks
Scienceworks Permanent Exhibitions Sportsworks Stretch your mind and muscles at Sportsworks! Take the sporting challenge at Sportsworks and learn all about the science behind moving your body. Race Cathy Freeman. Test your skill as an extreme snowboarder or..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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ROOM by TSG - Soft Launch
Melbourne's very own interior designer Roberto Iaccino has launched his new boutique concept store in Prahran called: ROOM by TSG which features a vast array of Melbourne local collaborations. Experienced in Interior Design, with over 20 years of combined industry..
Location:2/29 Grattan Street Prahran 
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Screen Worlds | ACMI
Melbourne's BEST exhibition is entirely FREE! This stunning exhibition has something for everyone and will change the way you think about the most pervasive and powerful cultural forms of our time. Free permanent exhibition Open daily 10am to 5pm* With an amb..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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Sky Raising Magpies
Check out this Bute Ute and learn the Indigenous creation story of The Sky-Raising Magpies. Using the magpie as a symbol of territorial boundaries, family strength and community relationships, people in a country community created this work of art with a Holden FC Ut..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Carlton
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Soldier On: WW1 Soldier Settler Stories
Soldier On: WW1 Soldier Settler Stories Now showing at Old Treasury Building Exhibition open 10am-4pm, Sunday-Friday (Closed Saturday) Soldier On: WW1 Soldier Settler Stories features records from the state archives of Public Record Office Victoria revealing previo..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Old Treasury Building | Melbourne
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Sovereign Hill | Open
Victoria's Sovereign Hill allows visitors to take a journey into the gold rush period of the 1800's, featuring an authentically-recreated town and plenty to see! Set out over an expansive 25 hectare area, it's like stepping back in time as the town features craftsme..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Sovereign Hill | Ballarat | Ballarat
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Stories from Detention
Stories from Detention 17 March–2 July 2017 They Cannot Take the Sky An exhibition of personal stories from people who have sought asylum in Australia and have been detained by the Australian government under its mandatory detention policy. Through personal pe..
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Syria: Ancient History – Modern Conflict
Syria: Ancient History – Modern Conflict Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 to Sunday 27 Aug 2017 Dr. Andrew Jamieson Syria: Ancient History – Modern Conflict explores three decades of fieldwork conducted by The University of Melbourne in Syria within the context of the current co..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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The Art of Adornment: Greek Jewellery of the 17th to 19th Centuries
The latest collection from the Benaki Museum to travel to Australia’s Hellenic Museum tells a tale of more than just the wearing of jewellery. Opening Friday 26 August, 2016, The Art of Adornment: Greek Jewellery from the 17th to 19th Centuries features items that were..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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The Blood Tub | Australians at Bullecourt 1917
The 'Blood Tub' Australians at Bullecourt 1917 15 October 2016 - 1 October 2017 In early 1917 Australian soldiers fought two battles at Bullecourt in France. So ferocious were they that Australian soldiers renamed the town ‘The blood tub.’ The first action fou..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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The Changing Face of Victoria
Discover the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria. See Ned Kelly's armour; encounter explorers and early settlers; gain insights into life on the goldfields; and explore aspects of daily life in Victoria in the 20th and 21st centuries. New exhibits..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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The Glamour of the 1930's
This is a beautiful exhibition displaying glamorous gowns with accessories and furs that were so popular during this period. These exquisite gowns feature a variety of fabrics - chiffon, georgette, lace, silk, velvet and the new man-made fibre viscose. Most show long..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum | Benalla
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The Language of Ornament
FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 2, DECORATIVE ARTS PASSAGE 24 FEB 17 – DEC 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY The Language of Ornament explores the history of ornament in the Western design tradition. It examines a series of motifs, charting their appearance and reapp..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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The Melbourne Story
Explore Melbourne’s unique and changing tale in The Melbourne Story at Melbourne Museum. Be immersed in evocative stories and discover the icons and personalities that have shaped Melbourne. Ride in a restored Luna Park Big Dipper carriage, explore life in 1890s L..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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The Mind: Enter the Labyrinth
Explore the workings of the mind by entering a world of emotions, thoughts, memories and dreams. Step into the shoes of those that see the world from different mind perspectives. Discover the ways in which drugs and disorders affect our minds and question your att..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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The Stokes Collection | Open
Due to Cyril Stokes' lasting generosity, The Stokes Collection has now become a Trust that will remain in perpetuity for the public to visit and enjoy for generations to come. Forest Glade Gardens is open to the public 7 days a week from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. Admi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Stokes Collection | Mount Macedon
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The Vietnam Archive Project
CONFLICTED: WORKS FROM THE VIETNAM ARCHIVE PROJECT PHUONG NGO THE VIETNAM ARCHIVE PROJECT by PHUONG NGO is an ongoing artwork started in 2010. Currently consisting over 10,000 items, including slides, photos, documents and objects; this ever-growing collection explo..
Location:The Substation | Newport | Newport
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Vantage point: aerial views of Bendigo
Vantage point: aerial views of Bendigo 9 June - 13 August 2017 Vantage point: aerial views of Bendigo surveys early aviation in Bendigo, presenting a bird’s eye view of Bendigo in the first half of the 20th century. Initially a novelty, aviation evolved rapidl..
Location:Post Office Gallery | Bendigo
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What's On | Old Treasury Building
The Old Treasury Building hosts the original gold vaults where gold bullion was stored during the gold rush era, as well as rare and historic documents from Public Record Office Victoria highlighting key moments from Victoria’s history. Exhibitions Victorian Archiva..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Old Treasury Building | Melbourne
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Wild Colonial Boys | Exhibition
Wild Colonial Boys: Bushrangers in Victoria Colonial Robin Hoods or murderous thugs? Discover new stories of Victoria’s bushrangers If you thought you knew all about Victoria’s bushrangers, think again. There’s far more to it than the story of Ned Kelly. This exh..
Location:Old Treasury Building | Melbourne
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Wildlife of Gondwana
The National Wool Museum's exhibition of the Wildlife of Gondwana. 26 July 2015 - 23 July 2017 An exhibition where skeletons and fossils meet scientists and artists. Where vivid illustrations by Peter Trusler put muscle and skin on bone to give us a glimpse of how s..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Wool Museum | Geelong
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Woodlands Historic Park | Open
Woodlands Homestead is open 7 days a week from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm (except Christmas Day). Woodlands Historic Park is open to vehicles daily from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm extending to 6.00 pm on weekends and public holidays from 1 November until the end of daylight savings..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Woodlands Historic Park & Homestead | Greenvale
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World War I: Love & Sorrow
WWI: Love & Sorrow explores the impact of the war on Australian families. The world's most destructive conflict recalled through the experiences of eight people. A mother awaiting the return of her son. Brothers from Tyers River fighting on the Western Front. A Je..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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Writing the war: personal stories from WWI
Nurse, bank clerk, farmer, sports master, journalist, artist, activist – encounter seven ordinary Australians and hear their extraordinary stories of war in this moving exhibition tracing World War One through personal accounts. Long before Facebook posts and Skype c..
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Wurreka
Wurreka means “to speak” in Wemba Wemba Wurreka, the etched zinc wall by Judy Watson, spans the north wall of Birrarung Gallery and surrounds the entry to First Peoples. In designing Bunjilaka, the architects realised the potential of the long, curved interior wa..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Carlton
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Festivals | Fairs


Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2017
Melbourne Cabaret Festival 20 June - 2 July 2017 www.melbournecabaret.com 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, donations, strategi..
Location: Prahran 
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St Kilda's Winter Garden
A huge line up of comedy, music, family shows and cabaret make up the 2017 MAP 57 program. MAP 57 will feature premium live music comedy cabaret and kids shows topped off with luscious food stalls small bars rides sparkling lights and roaring fires to warm and ente..
Location:Map 57 | St Kilda
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Film | Festivals & Showing


ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open
Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) located at the heart of Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square presents a vibrant annual calendar of award-winning exhibitions, films, talks, live events, creative workshops, education programs and collection resources. AC..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4D
A mammoth new Ice Age branded 4-D theatrical experience, Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4-D, is now showing at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium. This eye-popping adventure follows the manic saber-toothed squirrel Scrat on an epic odyssey in time-travel. This fully immersive..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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John Akomfrah: Vertigo Sea
John Akomfrah: Vertigo Sea Wednesday 19 Apr 2017 to Sunday 16 Jul 2017 John Akomfrah’s spectacular three-screen film installation Vertigo Sea explores what Ralph Waldo Emerson calls “the sublime seas”. A meditation on humankind’s relationship to the ocean, it de..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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What's Showing @ IMAX
IMAX gives you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 2nd largest screen* and state of the art IMAX Laser Projection. Now Showing TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT 3D Bugs: Might Micro Monsters 3D DESPICABLE ME 3 The Search for Life in Sp..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:IMAX Cinema | Carlton
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Fitness & Fun Events


Live Life Get Active at Mirvac's Yarra's Edge
Live Life Get Active, in partnership with leading developer Mirvac, is back for another year of free fitness classes available at Yarra’s Edge; committed to building a fitter, healthier and happier Australia. Held along the riverfront, in the tranquil setting of Yar..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Yarra's Edge | South Wharf
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Skate Slide Chill
JUNE 1 to AUGUST 31 The Common Man lawn will be transformed into an arctic oasis complete with an undercover riverside ice rink, toboggan slide and chill out zone. With a rotating range of activities taking place including Discount Mondays, Teach Me Tuesdays, Dat..
Location:Common Man Bar & Restaurant | South Wharf
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Yoga at Heritage Hill
Join yogi Jo Odessa and enjoy yoga classes amidst the tranquil surroundings of Heritage Hill. Classes are small and tailored to suit individual needs for all ages. Bookings are essential for all classes. Classes Mondays 6-7pm: Beginners / General Yoga ..
When: Monday, Wednesday
Location:Heritage Hill Museum & Historic Gardens | Dandenong
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Girls' Night Out


Hen's High Tea | Stamford Plaza Melbourne
Attention all ladies! For a memorable hen’s do, gather all your girls and head to Harry’s Restaurant and Bar for an indulgent high tea party. Savour an assortment of meticulously crafted savoury bites, delicate sandwiches, fluffy homemade scones, tantalising pastrie..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Harry's Restaurant Melbourne | Melbourne
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Life with Paint | Social Paint Nite
We are bringing social painting to local Melbourne Pubs. Grab a friend or meet new ones. During each two-hour session, participants create a painting of the night's chosen artwork. A local artist provides step by step instructions. Its a great fun night to Eat, D..
When: Monday, Wednesday
Location: Melbourne 
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High Tea & Traditional Tea


A Parisian Affair | Sheraton Hotel Afternoon Tea
A Parisian Affair at The Sheraton Melbourne Hotel's Afternoon Tea A staple of the Parisian dining culture, Afternoon Tea featuring delicate teas paired with delectable treats can be found in tea rooms across the French capital. With our location in the Paris End ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Sheraton Hotel Melbourne | Melbourne
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Elegant Afternoon Tea at Park Hyatt Melbourne
If you are wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of our busy city centre, take a leisurely stroll up through the Paris End of Melbourne to the luxurious Park Hyatt for their delicious High Tea. The Park Hyatt boasts the largest hotel room accommodation in Australia a..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Park Hyatt Melbourne | Melbourne
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High Tea - Hopetoun Tea Rooms
High Tea is served in Victorian splendour 7 days a week. Nowhere else in Melbourne's City Business District can you find a more charming setting and atmosphere than the Hopetoun Tea Rooms. Our High Tea is served on a 3-tiered stand & is prepared fresh daily by our ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hopetoun Tea Rooms | Melbourne
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High Tea at Homestead Cafe
High Tea is a favourite for many, with fresh homemade scones, hot savouries, dainty tea sandwiches and delicious cakes. All offered at affordable prices for that special occasion. High Tea options are available to suit groups and consideration of dietary requirements..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Old Cheese Factory | Berwick
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Mossgreen Afternoon and High Tea
Mossgreen Tearooms serve High Tea seven days a week, 8am to 5pm. The show-stopping Mossgreen High Tea is a must – served upon a three-tiered silver stand and showcasing delightful Butterfly Bloom by Wedgwood fine bone china, it is one of the finest High Tea experienc..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Mossgreen Auctions & Gallery | Armadale
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The Gables High Tea
High Tea at The Gables happens every Sunday and Wednesday, and there are two sittings for a two hour duration – one commencing at 11am, with the second sitting at 2pm. The cost is $59 for a Sunday and $49 for a Wednesday including boutique teas and a flute of French cha..
When: Wednesday, Sunday
Location:The Gables | Malvern East
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The Langham Afternoon Tea
The Langham, Melbourne is renowned for bespoke Afternoon Teas. Celebrate this timeless ritual of beautiful cakes, delicate ribbon sandwiches & petite fluffy scones. Relax in the ambience of Aria Lounge, sipping on our unique blend of Langham Tea. Afternoon Tea wi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:ARIA Bar & Lounge | Southbank
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Three Plates High - High Tea at Melbourne Marriott
Treat yourself to an unforgettable high tea experience at Three Plates High at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel. The high tea menu features high tea favourites such as petit scones, macaroons, mini sandwiches as well as selection of sweet treats! Three Plates High is ..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Marriott Melbourne Hotel | Melbourne
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Historical Locations & Tours


Barwon Park Mansion | Open
Barwon Park was built by Thomas Austin, and completed in 1871. A magnificent building which has had much restoration work, it is open to visitors twice a week and well worth a visit. Open Wednesday and Sunday, 11am to 4pm, June to August. Open Wednesday, Saturday a..
When: Wednesday, Sunday
Location:Barwon Park Mansion | Winchelsea
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Bendigo Joss House Temple | Open
Open every day from 11:00am - 3:00pm or by prior arrangement. Dedicated volunteer guides look after the temple and offer great insight into Chinese culture and the story of the Chinese on the Bendigo goldfield. The Bendigo Joss House Temple is one of Bendigo's hi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bendigo Joss House Temple | Bendigo North
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Bendigo Tramways | Open
We operate the best working collection of heritage trams in the world. We currently have 45 trams in our fleet, 13 of which operate our Vintage Talking Tram service. Vintage Talking Tram Tours operate to a regular timetable from 10:00am – 4:00pm every day, except..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bendigo Tramways | Bendigo
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Blood on the Southern Cross
Still the Hottest Show in Town! Spectacular 90 minute light show ‘Blood on the Southern Cross’ is an explosive multi-million dollar sound-and-light show like nothing you’ve ever seen before! The story of the Eureka Rebellion, a dramatic battle between gold mine..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Sovereign Hill | Ballarat | Ballarat
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Bundoora Homestead | Open
Built in 1899 Bundoora Homestead is a magnificent Queen Anne style Federation mansion operating as a historic house art gallery and cafe. Bundoora Homestead’s café offers a seasonal menu of fresh market and quality commercial produce. Set amidst heritage gardens and ..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Central Deborah Gold Mine | Open
History comes alive at Central Deborah Gold Mine Bendigo-Heritage-Attractions-LogoAt Bendigo’s Central Deborah Gold Mine you can explore the hidden underground tunnels of a real gold mine that operated during the gold rush boom of the 1900s. Central Deborah Gold ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Central Deborah Gold Mine | Bendigo
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Cooks' Cottage | Open & Tours
Cooks' Cottage is rebuilt in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook discoverer of Australia. Opening hours Monday to Sunday: 9am to 5pm Cooks' Cottage is not open Christmas Day. Last visitor admitted 4.45pm. Admission ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Cooks' Cottage | East Melbourne
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Coolart Homestead | Open
Coolart Homestead is a magnificent late Victorian mansion situated on the shores of Westernport. Opening Hours: Coolart is open 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily except Christmas Day New Years Day and Good Friday. Access is via Lord Somers Road Somers. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Coolart Homestead | Somers
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Cooper's Settlement | Open
Cooper's Settlement is open 7 days a week all year round. Cooper's Settlement is located within the largest park in the Northern suburbs Bundoora Park. When you visit the Settlement you can experience a variety of activities that children will want to revisit and ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Cooper's Settlement | Bundoora
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Fitzroy Narrows | Walking Tour
Fitzroy Crime Tour 1890's to 1920's The tour group meets at the front of the historic Fitzroy Town Hall, 201 Napier Street, Fitzroy. From there we head out to explore the streets and alleys of the old crime district once infamously known as the 'Fitzroy Narrows'...
When: Wednesday
Location:201 Napier Street Fitzroy 
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Heritage Hill Museum & Historic Gardens | Open
Open to public: Tuesday to Friday, 10am-4pm Take a trip back in time and discover Dandenong’s unique social history through a visit to Heritage Hill Museum and Historic Gardens. Heritage Hill is a unique historic precinct featuring three beautifully preserved bui..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Heritage Hill Museum & Historic Gardens | Dandenong
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Melbourne By Foot
Melbourne By Foot is a personalised adventure through Melbourne's past and present. The tour which runs daily at 1pm is led by an experienced and friendly local guide who will take you on a journey through the heart of the CBD. Whether you a first time visitor or..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Corner Swanston St Walk and Flinders St, Melbourne 
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Melbourne Town Hall | Tours
The City of Melbourne offers free tours of Melbourne's historic Town Hall, one of the city's oldest and perhaps most recognisable architectural landmarks. It give visitors the chance to learn about the architectural, social and political significance of this impressi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Melbourne Town Hall | Melbourne
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Old Treasury Building | Open
The Old Treasury Building regarded as one of the finest public buildings in Australia Open Sunday to Friday (closed Saturday) : Free entry Group bookings can be made throughout the week. There is a small charge for bookings full details can be found on our websit..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Old Treasury Building | Melbourne
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Parliament House | Public Tours
Free public tours of Melbourne's Parliament House are conducted 8 times a day when Parliament is not sitting. Parliament House has been the seat of the Parliament of Victoria since 1855 except for the years 1901 to 1928 (Parliament of Australia). Parliament House..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Parliament House | Melbourne
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Rippon Lea House & Gardens | Open
Located only 20 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD Rippon Lea Estate is one of the last of Australia’s grand suburban estates. Opening Hours Rippon Lea House and Gardens are open daily 10am to 5pm, with tour of the mansion at 3:00pm*. The gardens close at 5pm, with las..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Rippon Lea House & Gardens | Elsternwick
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Royal Exhibition Building | Tours
The Royal Exhibition Building flourishes as one of the world’s oldest and largest exhibition pavilions symbolising the great 19th century international exhibition movement. On 1 July 2004 it became the first building in Australia to win World Heritage listing. Guide..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Royal Exhibition Building | Carlton
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Shrine of Remembrance | Open & Tours
The Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne's most recognisable landmark is open from 10am to 5pm daily except on Good Friday and Christmas Day. The Shrine can be reached from the City and Flinders Street Railway Station via St Kilda Road. On leaving Flinders St Railway Stat..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Skipping Girl Sign
One of Melbourne’s most well known and loved icons, 'Little Audrey’ the Skipping Girl Vinegar sign is skipping again after being restored in 2009 to its former shining glory. The animated neon sign, which is instantly recognisable as part of Melbourne’s landscape and..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:651-653 Victoria Street Abbotsford 
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Markets | Art, Craft & General


Brunswick Market
Walk into 661 Sydney Road and walk into another experience that is hidden from the street – BRUNSWICK MARKET - a range of fresh food and products opens up to you as you browse the aisles, including: -:- fresh meat, chicken, fish; -:- a mini supermarket; -:- fres..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:661 Sydney Road, Brunswick 
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Caribbean Park Market
The Caribbean Park Market* operates on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays a Computer Swap Meet operating every Sunday. There is ample parking and something for everyone's needs whether they want to shop lunch stroll around the lake or watch the kids on the playground eq..
When: Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Caribbean Park | Gardens and Market | Scoresby
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Mornington Main Street Market
Every Wednesday, rain or shine, the Main Street Mornington Market is alive with colour and variety! The Wednesday Main Street Mornington Market is the longest running street market in Victoria, being nearly 30 years old. Visitors come from far and wide to sample the..
When: Wednesday
Location:Main Street, Mornington 
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Preston Artist Market - Open
Preston Artist Market is open Wednesday to Saturday for artwork, homewares, fashion, jewellery as well as specialty food and coffee. Opening Hours: Wednesday 9am until 3pm Thursday 9am until 6pm Friday 9am until 8pm Saturday 9am until 3pm..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:PAM Lane | Preston Artist Market | Preston
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Winter Night Market | Queen Victoria Market
Some of Melbourne’s hottest foodies, artisans and performers under the historic sheds of Queen Vic Market every Wednesday night. Visitors to the Night Market will be welcomed with crackling fires, mulled wine and a revolving line-up of roving entertainers and live mu..
When: Wednesday
Location:Queen Victoria Market | Melbourne
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce


CERES Organic Grocery
CERES Organic Grocery – local, live & lush music Saturday, Sunday & Wednesday mornings 10:30am – 1pm CERES Organic Grocery; our veggies have traveled metres not miles! Nestled on a hill, overlooking the Honey lane market garden, with Tonka trucks and an olive ..
When: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:CERES | Environmental Park | Brunswick East
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Coburg Market | Open
Coburg Market in Sydney Road Coburg is one of Melbourne's oldest traditional markets. TRADING HOURS: Monday- Thursday: 7am- 6pm Friday: 7am- 7pm Saturday: 7am- 2pm Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed (Unless advertised to open) Trading hours for Christmas! We ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Coburg Market | Coburg
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Farmers' Market at University of Melbourne
Melbourne Farmers' Markets is thrilled to have our first mid week, weekly farmers' market at the University of Melbourne. When: Every Wednesday during Semester The new market is right in the heart of The University of Melbourne Parkville campus with the support of..
When: Wednesday
Location:University of Melbourne | Parkville
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Footscray Market | Open
We look forward to seeing you at the Market! Where we say "Fresh and Cheap" happy shopping! Tuesday and Wednesday 7am-4pm Thursday 7am-6pm Friday 7am-8pm Saturday 7am-4pm The market is opposite the Footscray Railway Station (Stop ID 20025) on the corner of Hopk..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Footscray Market | Footscray
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Oakleigh Market
Oakleigh Market is an indoor food market open Wednesday's, Thursday's, Friday's and Saturday's for the best and freshest meat, fruit and vegeatables. Shopping at the Oakleigh market is as much about revelling in the pleasure of good food and Greek culture as it is ab..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:12 - 18 Chester Street, Oakleigh 
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Preston Market | Open
Preston Market remains one of Melbourne's traditional markets open 5 days a week. You will meet happy traders willing to advise and make your shopping an experience. Trading Hours Wednesday - 8.00am to 3.00pm Thursday - 8.00am to 6.00pm Friday - 8.00am to 8.00..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Preston Market | Preston
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South Melbourne Market | Open
The South Melbourne Market is one of Melbourne's most popular markets. There are over 133 businesses operating in the market selling a huge range of products and services including -:- Fresh food Fruit Vegies and Groceries -:- Footwear Clothing and Fashion & ..
When: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:South Melbourne Market | South Melbourne
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St Albans Market
At Big Sams St Albans Market there are around 20 stalls selling fresh food, wine, flowers and cold meats. Food is best when it is fresh, and at Big Sams Market you will only find fresh produce and friendly service. Enjoy wine and food tastings and cooking demon..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:3 St Albans Road St Albans 
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St Kilda Organic Food Boxes
Purchase a box of fresh organic fruit and vegetables online by Wednesday each week and pick-up on Saturday or Sunday. The organic food box consists of Australian vegetables and some fruit with an emphasis on local Victorian produce. Please place your order $30 p..
When: Wednesday
Location:Port Phillip EcoCentre | St Kilda
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Motor Sports | Auto Events


National Holden Motor Museum | Open
Open 7 Days 9am-5pm The Holden cars have a unique place in the hearts of all Australians. Can there be an adult Australian who has never driven a Holden? or at least ridden in one. The Holden Museum in Echuca is dedicated to preserving the models and their memories. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Holden Motor Museum | Echuca
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Race Car Simulator | 1 Hour Session
For the most realistic Melbourne car simulator experience, strap yourself in for an adventure that's the closest you can get to the real thing! Whether you're a fan of F1 or the V8 Supercars, this Melbourne Racing simulator offers state-of-the-art machines with cutt..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Grid | Docklands
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Museum & Science


All in a Day's Work
The collection over 8,000 items gathered from companies hospitals donations and exchanged with other anaesthetic collections. After a six month closure for relocation and redevelopment of the exhibition, the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History was re-opened ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic History | Melbourne
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ANZ Banking Museum
The ANZ Banking Museum is housed in the lower ground floor of the 'Gothic Bank' at 380 Collins Street, Melbourne. It was first opened in May 1985 to commemorate the 15Oth anniversary of the granting of a Royal Charter to the Bank of Australasia, one of ANZ's major f..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:380 Collins Street, Melbourne 
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Australian National Aviation Museum | Open
The Australian National Aviation Museum contains the finest collection of Australian made and designed aircraft as well as the broadest collection with representative types covering the development of air travel and military aviation within Australia. The museum i..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Australian National Aviation Museum | Moorabbin
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Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery
National Sports Museum at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) have launched a new gallery to celebrate the rich history of Australian thoroughbred racing. Champions marks the completion of the third phase of the National Sports Museum and features some of the most bea..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Sports Museum | Richmond
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Chinese Museum | Open
Located in the heart of Melbourne’s Chinatown the Chinese Museum comprises five floors of priceless artworks artefacts fashion books photographs and jade. A living part of Melbourne's modern Chinatown the Chinese Museum was established in 1985 to document preserve ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Chinese Museum | Melbourne
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Grainger Museum
The Grainger Museum has reopened to the public following a period of major works to preserve the historic building and upgrade its facilities for visitors, staff and the collection. Visitors can once again tour the rich and extensive collection that documents the lif..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Gate 13, Royal Parade Melbourne 
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Hellenic Museum | Open
The Hellenic Museum aims to be the nation's foremost centre of Hellenic history, culture and the arts. It is a place where the public can explore the legacy of the Greek immigrant experience in Australia and examine the influence of Hellenic culture and people, from..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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Living Legends | Open
Come visit the champion Living Legends racehorses at Living Legends situated at Woodlands Historic Park an ideal location for a family outing or day trip and see some of Australia's finest retired racehorses. Living Legends is now open 7 days a week, from 10.00 am to..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Living Legends | Champion Horse Rest Home | Greenvale
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Living Museum of the West | Open
Melbourne’s Living Museum of the West is a community Museum which actively involves the people of Melbourne’s West and others in documenting, preserving and interpreting the richness and depth of the region’s social, industrial and environmental history. The Living M..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Melbourne's Living Museum of the West | Maribyrnong
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Melbourne Justice Museum
The Russell Street Melbourne Justice Museum open daily combines the Old Melbourne Gaol with the former City Watch House and Court One of the former Magistrates' Court. Old Melbourne Gaol Crime and Justice Experience Education Program designed to inspire the heads, h..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Old Melbourne Gaol | Melbourne
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Melbourne Museum | Open
Explore a rain forest, see Phar Lap and touch a dinosaur bone... Live a life-time in no time at all at the award winning Melbourne Museum. Permanent exhibitions at Melbourne Museum include... 600 Million Years The origin and evolution of life in Victoria. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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Melbourne Planetarium | Open
The Melbourne Planetarium is an experience unlike any other. Discover the features of the Planetarium and the changes from the H.V. McKay Planetarium that served the Victorian people for over 30 years. The Melbourne Planetarium is a wonderful experience for childr..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Planetarium | Spotswood
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Mont De Lancey Homestead & Museum | Open
Located in Wandin Victoria Australia Mont De Lancey is known to most as a historic home garden museum chapel and 1880's Slab Kitchen. Closed Mondays & Tuesdays unless otherwise advised. Free entry to Gallery only. Where: Mont De Lancey Wellington Road (betwe..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Mont De Lancey Homestead & Museum | Wandin
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Museo Italiano | Open
Museo Italiano in Carlton includes Melbourne Exhibition Resource Centre and Historical Society. Museo Italiano | Melbourne Exhibition Monday closed Tuesday–Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 12noon-5pm Groups by appointment Museo Italiano | Resource Centre Monday close..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Museo Italiano | Carlton
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National Sports Museum | Open
The National Sports Museum located in the Melbourne Cricket Ground celebrates the place of sport in Australian life and will promote national identity and pride. The National Sports Museum is open 7 days a week except on Christmas Day, Good Friday and Melbourne Cup ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Sports Museum | Jolimont
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National Wool Museum | Open
Visit the National Wool Museum in Geelong to be transported back in time - the Museum will educate and delight you with the sights sounds and personalities of the wool heritage of this area. The National Wool Museum has a range of all-inclusive packages to ensure yo..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:National Wool Museum | Geelong
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Telecom Museum
BEFORE SMS texting there were dots and dashes over the airwaves . Morsecodians showcase the early years of telecommunications every Wednesday with a live demonstration of the art of transmitted text at the historic Hawthorn Telephone Exchange. You can also see the w..
When: Wednesday
Location:375 Burwood Road,  Hawthorn 
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The Bible Museum | Open
Australia's first Bible Museum is now open in St Arnaud 1 hour drive west of Bendigo! Free entry to all including guided tours. The whole collection is on display to the public with free entry for all in a heritage building which has recently been restored. ..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:The Bible Museum | St Arnaud
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Upper Yarra Museum | Open
OPEN Wed & Sun 11am- 4pm Every third Saturday of the Month: 11am – 4pm The Museum’s greatest treasure is the restored Heritage Station built in 1888 at Lilydale and relocated to Yarra Junction in (circa)1915. It is a delight; the fresh paint glistens and the ne..
When: Wednesday, Sunday
Location:Upper Yarra Museum | Yarra Junction
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Victoria Police Museum
The Victoria Police Museum reflects the work of the Victorian police force since its inception in 1853. The collection of artifacts ranges from those relating to the Ned Kelly Gang outbreak of the 1870’s through to the contemporary investigations of events such as th..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:637 Flinders Street, Melbourne 
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Parties & Social Events


NotaClub's Ultimate Social Event
The Ultimate Social Event - EVERY Wednesday 7:00pm Everyone is welcome to this 'over 40's' social event for good socialising' at the Notting Hill Hotel from 6 pm. This social event has been every Wednesday for nearly 5 years. Generally it attracts over 50 people ..
When: Wednesday
Location:Notting Hill Hotel | Notting Hill
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Performing Arts | Theatre


About Time
About Time exposes a complex portrait of reminiscence and prediction. Ambitious dreaming and exploration of the past, delving into memories and histories whilst aspiring towards the future and seeking innovation. A temporal performance traversing time, eras, distanc..
Location:Alex Theatre St Kilda | St Kilda
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Adam Harvey & Beccy Cole
Adam Harvey & Beccy Cole 28 July 2017 As individual artists, Adam Harvey and Beccy Cole have stayed at theforefront of Australian country music for close to two decades, each with an impressive list of awards and top selling albums. The combination of these two dyna..
Location:The Palms at Crown | Southbank
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Aladdin – The Musical
Disney’s ALADDIN is the must-see show of the year and “Broadway’s biggest new hit! (Entertainment Weekly) From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Times says it’s “Fabu..
Location:Her Majesty's Theatre | Melbourne
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Blanc de Blanc
Presenting the new show from the creative team behind worldwide smash hits LIMBO and Cantina. Blanc de Blanc serves-up an intoxicating blend of vintage glamour, high-end spectacle and titillating acts to infatuate, illuminate and delight. Bringing together the finest..
Location:Map 57 | St Kilda
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Bourbon St to Broadway
How does a Southern Bell from Alabama end up somewhere over the rainbow. Will her dreams come true? Bourbon St. to Broadway is a musical adventure, packed with some of Broadway’s most iconic songs, performed like you have never heard them before. Musical comedian Br..
Location:The Butterfly Club | Melbourne
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Cunning Little Vixen
Victorian Opera presents Leos Janacek’s Cunning Little Vixen One of the great operatic masterpieces of the 20th century, Leoš Janáček’s Cunning Little Vixen marvels at the beauty of nature and the process of renewal. This juxtaposition of human and animal lif..
Location:Playhouse Theatre | Melbourne
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Cyrens - The Swingin' Songbook of Cy Coleman
A musical revue celebrating the legendary Broadway composer and jazzman Cy Coleman, known for shows such as Sweet Charity, Barnum, On the Twentieth Century, The Life and City of Angels, but his musical roots were in the jazz world. He was definitely the coolest cat on B..
Location:Chapel Off Chapel | Prahran
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Dolly Diamond: The Lady Is A Tramp
THE LADY IS A TRAMP is an autobiographical tell-all and celebration of the life of a hard-working and fearless woman. Featuring tales of Dolly Diamond's life, loves and (alleged) lascivious behaviour this show features sensational new material and the incomparable Shano..
Location:Chapel Off Chapel | Prahran
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Heart is a Wasteland
HEART IS A WASTELAND 29 JUNE – 16 JULY 2017 Raye is struggling, a country music star in the making. Riding her luck, she’s playing pub to pub along Australia’s vast desert highways, flogging demo CDs for ten bucks a piece until she can go home to Alice and look her ..
Location:Malthouse Theatre | Southbank
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Improvised Tales
Not all stories have happy endings … Join us in a land of magic, love, castles and pure evil. Where villainous kings reign and you must always be careful what you wish for. Inspired by the original stories from the Brothers Grimm, Improvised Tales takes you back t..
Location:The Courthouse Hotel | North Melbourne | North Melbourne
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Macbeth
Macbeth by William Shakespeare 21 June-15 July 2017 Southbank Theatre, The Sumner Duration: Approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, with no interval In the aftermath of a bloody battle, amongst the desecrated ruins of war, Macbeth and Banquo meet a group of unea..
Location:Southbank Theatre | Southbank
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My Fair Lady
Ground-breaking, glorious and grand... Celebrating the beloved original, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady comes to the Regent Theatre in May 2017 under the direction of Julie Andrews. In the show’s 60th anniversary year, Opera Australia and John Frost join forces t..
Location:Regent Theatre | Melbourne
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Revolt. She said. Revolt Again
REVOLT. SHE SAID. REVOLT AGAIN. 16 JUNE – 9 JULY 2017 Revolt. She said. Revolt Again. is a theatrical assault on the language that has reinforced violence against women* for centuries, and an explosion of what womanhood means in the 21st century. In a series of e..
Location:Malthouse Theatre | Southbank
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The Book of Mormon
From “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez, it’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards® including Best Musical. THE BOOK OF MORMON made its world premiere in March 2011 at Broadway's Eugene O'Neil Theater. The..
Location:Princess Theatre | Melbourne
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The Execution
Award winning cabaret chanteuse is bringing a brand spanking new, fierce, and tightly choreographed new breed of contemporary cabaret to the intentionally petite stage of The Butterfly Club. See the action up close as it becomes personal. Anya Anastasia is stripping… he..
Location:The Butterfly Club | Melbourne
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The Moors
Bring an adventurous date. It’s a bit kinky. Sisters Agatha and Huldey live with their maid, Marjory, and a sad Mastiff on the bleak English moors. They dream of love and power. The arrival of governess, Emilie, and a practical moor-hen sets them all on a dangerous p..
Location:Red Stitch Theatre | St Kilda East
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Theatre Shows | What's On
Melbourne has a rich theatrical tradition comparable with London's west end and New York's broadway with many shows making their world premiere in Melbourne! The shows listed below are playing in Melbourne or coming soon. TICKET SALES Tickets sold online -->> T..
Location: Melbourne 
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tixatsix | Performance Experience for $30
Magnificent experiences for just $30 When was the last time you did something off the cuff? It seems spontaneity has been redefined into a series of pre-planned calendar invites from friends, family, colleagues and even ourselves. Well, we’ve decided to revive the..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Arts Centre | Melbourne
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You're My World - The Cilla Black Story
Cilla Black is back! Fresh from a sold out season with rave reviews at Perth Fringe, You're My World – The Cilla Black Story is a biographical cabaret full of the powerhouse vocals and self-deprecating humour that made Cilla Black one of the UK's most beloved performers..
Location:Chapel Off Chapel | Prahran
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Pop-Up Shops


Waterloo Sunset Pop Up Event
Fine Trends and Finer Threads in Toorak Fashion Boutique Toorak is expecting the arrival of an exceptionally stylish new kid on the block, Waterloo Sunset. This south-side fashion retail pop-up will be opening their doors from June 10th to July 2nd. A cosy and beauti..
Location:1/599 Malvern Road Toorak 
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Public Awareness


Melbourne Metro Rail Project
The Melbourne Metro Rail Project is the construction of a rail tunnel from South Kensington station to South Yarra under the city of Melbourne. Works commenced in late 2016 under a Andrews (Labor) Government, with major construction starting in 2018 and completion in..
Location: Melbourne 
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Portarlington > Docklands | Ferry
Port Phillip Ferries new passenger ferry service on a 35m long catamaran vessel seats 400 passengers running between Portarlington and Docklands. Port Phillip Ferries runs 3 services a day in each direction to and from Portarlington and Docklands, Timetable & Pri..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Docklands 
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Remembrance


Remembrance Services @ The Shrine
Remembrance Services held at the Shrine of Remembrance. Remembrance Services on a Sunday, honour all units no longer able to make the pilgrimage to the Shrine. Monthly weekday memorial services commemorate specific units and their efforts in conflict and peacekee..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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Sales | Special Offers


Crazy Sales | Australia's Best Deals
CrazySales.com.au, the crazy low price online superstore, where you will find the latest and greatest products at prices you can afford. We will save you 30-80% off retail prices and offer over 1,000 products in categories ranging from household products to off-road..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Melbourne 
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Etihad Airways | End Of Year Financial Sale
Etihad Airways End Of Year Financial Sale in Australia offering incredible fares to 100’s of destinations across Europe. Discover the best fares at Etihad Airways to our top destinations. Book flights from Australia with Etihad Airways Our special prices offe..
Location: Melbourne 
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Fowles | Carpet + Floor Auctions
Our Weekly Carpet Auctions attract builders, home renovators, property investors and home decorators in fact anyone who wants to make enormous savings on top brand, top quality carpet. We have around 250-300 rolls going under the hammer, carpet discounts usually between..
When: Wednesday
Location:Fowles | Auctions + Sales | Clayton
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Manheim | Vehicle Auctions
At Manheim we have a massive range of cars to choose from and different ways you can buy them. Passenger & Commercial Vehicles are offered in weekly auctions at our Head Office in Altona. Each week new auction catalogues are available to view online. You can insp..
When: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
Location:Manheim | Automotive Auctions | Altona North
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Sightseeing


Arthurs Seat Eagle | Open
The Arthurs Seat Eagle is the Mornington Peninsula’s newest attraction. Jump aboard a state of the art gondola and enjoy the Peninsula as never before. The all weather Eagle carries passengers between the Base Station in Dromana to the summit of Arthurs Seat pass..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Arthurs Seat Eagle | Skylift | Arthurs Seat
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Eureka Skydeck 88 | Open
Created to reach for the sky nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring view of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere's highest viewing platform. Skydeck 88 is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill you with 'The Edge' ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Eureka Skydeck 88 | Southbank
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Federation Square | Open
Federation Square never closes Melbourne's most prominent meeting place and unique cultural precinct brings together a creative mix of attractions museums and galleries and the finest of dining with its many restaurants cafes and bars. Federation Square is located..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Federation Square | Melbourne
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Immigration Museum | Open
The Immigration Museum explores the stories of real people from all over the world who have migrated to Victoria. What’s On at the Immigration Museum Permanent Exhibitions Immigration Museum Discovery Centre A place to relax, talk to helpful staff, and researc..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Melbourne Star | Observation Wheel | Open
Visitors to Melbourne Star will enjoy a wealth of information about Melbourne including its history culture eccentricities and the ‘Star’ qualities of modern Melbourne through a pre-boarding display and story panels ‘Tales of Melbourne’ and via specially researched cabi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Star | Observation Wheel | Docklands
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Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Open
Home to thousands of aquatic animals the must-see SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium is an entertaining and educational experience with four amazing worlds to discover and enjoy. Opening Hours SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium is open from 9.30am until 6.00pm daily every day ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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Sporting Fixtures


Sandown Thoroughbred Midweek Racing
The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised as one of the best in Australia. With both tracks featuring wide turns and front straights, and a gradual rise from the 200m mark to the finishing post, every runner gets a chance. Sandown Racecourse The rac..
Location:Ladbrokes Park | Sandown Racecourse | Springvale
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Victoria & Country Racing | June 2017
Victoria has a fabulous horse racing almost every day of the year, from city meets to country tracks celebrated for their unique and friendly locals. Racing.com provides anywhere, anytime access to a live broadcast of Victorian racing, plus best-practice aggregated r..
Location: Melbourne 
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Television Shows


The Project | Audience
It's news done differently. Guaranteeing no miracle diets, no stories that ‘no parent can afford to miss’, and virtually no dodgy plumbers, The Project is a TV show joining in the conversations going on in living rooms around the country. The name may not be very su..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:620 Chapel Street South Yarra 
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Tours & Trips


Aboriginal Heritage Walk
See the Royal Botanic Gardens through ancient eyes on this guided walk, learning about local food and healing, sharing stories and wisdom. Womin djeka! Journey into the ancestral lands of the Koolin nation and explore their rich and thriving culture on this walk. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne | South Yarra
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Carlton & United Brewery Tour
Come behind the scenes at the home of Australia's favourite beers - Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Foster's and more... Join our friendly guides for a fun and interactive tour of the country's largest brewery, where you can see how over 2 million litres of beer i..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Carlton Brewhouse | Abbotsford
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Carlton Brewhouse | Brewery Tour
Take the opportunity to explore Australia's largest brewery with a Brewery Tour including Beer Tasting at the Carlton Brewhouse! On this tour, you'll get to try some of Australia's most talked about beers including Carlton Draught and Victoria Bitter with the help o..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Carlton Brewhouse | Abbotsford
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Changing face of Victoria Tour | State Library
Join a free guided tour to see highlights of the Changing face of Victoria exhibition in the Dome Galleries, running daily from 2pm to 3pm, except public holidays. Discover the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria. Meet historic characters from inf..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Chocoholic Tours
Experience the beauty and culture of Melbourne from a Chocoholics perspective. With a variety of Melbourne tours that will awaken your senses, Chocoholics Tours is a must do for all chocolate and Melbourne lovers. CHOCOLATE LANES AND ARCADES TOUR The ultimate chocol..
When: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Melbourne 
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Collection Store Tours | Scienceworks
Scienceworks | Spotswood Monday–Friday 1pm Weekends and School Holidays 12pm and 2pm Book on arrival Historical treasures stacked on shelves that reach to the roof. The museum's collection comprises some 17 million objects, far more than we can display. Over 4..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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Coombe | Melba Estate Garden Tours
Walk with us around Melba’s Garden. Stand under Melba’s favourite oak tree, stroll through her beautiful herbaceous borders and see her private swimming pool - thought to be one of Victoria’s first. Melba’s Garden walk is approximately 50 min and includes scones se..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Coombe | Melba Estate | Coldstream
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Creswick Woollen Mills | A Very Fine Yarn
The Creswick Woollen Mills tourism experience “A Very Fine Yarn” showcases the journey of fibre; all the way from its source on the alpaca, through the manufacturing process and how it ends up on the shop shelf. The exhibit gives a great insight into natural fibre, ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:Creswick Woollen Mills | Creswick
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Golden Mile Guided Walk
Walk ‘Marvellous Melbourne’ and see how the discovery of gold shaped the city. Witness the majestic architecture and hear stories from your professional guide about the colourful characters of early boom town Melbourne. The Golden Mile Guided Walk of Melbourne is a '..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Cnr Flinders Street and Swanston St Melbourne 
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Guided Tour | Federation Square
Really get to know Melbourne with a FREE tour of Federation Square! Learn about the site’s history, unique architecture and the engineering marvels that make Fed Square one of the city’s great icons. Where: Meet at the Melbourne Visitor Centre When: Monday – Sa..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Federation Square | Melbourne
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Guided Walks | Geelong Botanic Garden
Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens present a series of special events and activities.. Guided Walks Guided walks are conducted by a trained Friends Voluntary Guide every Wednesday at 10:30am and every Sunday at 2:00pm. Meet your guide at the front steps of the Gee..
When: Wednesday, Sunday
Location:Eastern Park Circuit, Geelong 
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Highlights Tour | Melbourne Museum
Join one of our free daily tours exploring Melbourne Museum and discover some highlights of the fascinating collections and treasures on display. Tour duration is 45–60 minutes. Included with museum entry. MV Members receive FREE museum entry. Bookings not ne..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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Melbourne City | Williamstown Ferry Cruise
The City and Williamstown Ferry offers visitors an historic coastal village experience. Cruise past Melbourne's shipping channels on your journey to the old maritime seaport of Williamstown. Spend the day sipping coffee at a sidewalk café or discovering quaint shops and..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Southgate Promenade Southbank 
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Melbourne Cricket Ground | MCG Tour
An MCG Tour takes in a walk on the famous arena turf. The MCG Tour gives the visitor the opportunity to relive their great sporting memories through a comprehensive tour of this marvellous stadium. MCG TOUR FEATURES -:- The Ponsford Stand -:- City Terrace - wi..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Cricket Ground - MCG | Jolimont
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Newport Archives | Audio Tour
NEWPORT ARCHIVES PERMANENT ARTWORK BY TAMARA SAULWICK NEWPORT ARCHIVES is an audio tour commissioned by The SUBSTATION in 2016, which explores The SUBSTATION’s own building and surrounding landmarks in Newport. Drawing on interviews with local residents, NEWPO..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:The Substation | Newport | Newport
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Night Tours | Old Melbourne Gaol
What stories would a hangman tell you if he was guiding you around the Gaol, where he was the master of the rope? What other stories from the dark side will find their way into this performance? Book the Hangman's Night Tour and find out..... if you're game? (Note: ..
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Old Melbourne Gaol | Melbourne
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Orchard Fruit Adventure Tours
Orchard Fruit Adventure Tours are available between 9am to 4pm seven days a week all year round. Bookings for Orchard Fruit Adventure Tours are essential for groups of 10 or more, small groups welcome any time during open hours. The freshest fruit is the fruit tak..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Rayners Orchard | Woori Yallock
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Otway Fly Tree Top Walk & Zip Line Tour
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures offers a whole host of experiences with the two core activities being The Otway Fly Treetop Walk and The Otway Fly Zip Line Tour. The Otway Fly is a 600 metre long 25 metre high elevated tree top walk ascending at a gentle grade through a..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Otway Fly | Treetop Adventures | Weeaproinah
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Port of Melbourne Discovery Cruise
Take our Daytime Discovery Cruise through the Port of Melbourne to historic Williamstown and Port Phillip Bay. See Melbourne from another perspective on the water and experience the busiest Port in Australia. Enter historic Williamstown and see Port Phillip Bay, St ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Harbour Esplanade Docklands 
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Puffing Billy Steam Train | Ride
Puffing Billy runs every day of the year | Australia's century-old steam train runs on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the scenic Dandenong Ranges. Puffing Billy is a genuine relic of our more leisurely days. An historic steam train still ru..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Puffing Billy Railway | Gembrook
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Punt in the Gardens
Punting on the Lake Take a traditional punt cruise on Ornamental Lake in the Royal Botanic Gardens and cruise around its bays and islands with Punt Tours Melbourne. Settle back in an elegant wooden punt to enjoy a unique view of one of the world’s finest gardens a..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne | Melbourne
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Queenscliff | Sorrento Ferry Service
The spectacular 40-minute trip on the Queenscliff Sorrento Ferry Service links Melbourne’s most magnificent coastal regions: the Bellarine Peninsula and Mornington Peninsula. Both destinations have a vast number of attractions to explore. Then, from Sorrento on the M..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Searoad Ferries | Queenscliff
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Shark Dive Xtreme
SHARK DIVE XTREME Melbourne Aquarium Few adrenaline rushes can match this great Shark Dive Xtreme experience at Melbourne Aquarium! Take the plunge into the world of these fearfully impressive ocean predators at Melbourne Aquarium and come face to face with with t..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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Spirit of Tasmania | Sailing
Two ships make up the Spirit of Tasmania fleet that sails between Victoria (Melbourne) and Tasmania (Devonport) departing at each port daily. Spirit of Tasmania caters for all travellers, offering a range of fares and accommodation options, sailing throughout the yea..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Spirit of Tasmania | Port Melbourne
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Spotswood Pumping Station Tours
Scienceworks | Spotswood Monday–Friday 11.30am Weekends and School Holidays 12pm and 2pm Book on arrival On this tour, a guide will take you through the Pumping Station that turned ’Smellbourne’ back into Melbourne. You'll walk through the boiler room, where m..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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Theatres & Exhibition Tour | Arts Centre Melbourne
Go behind-the-scenes at Australia’s largest performing arts centre and the home of world-class music, dance, theatre and opera companies. Peek backstage, wander through vast underground theatres and see highlights from the immense Performing Arts Collection. Our ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:The Arts Centre | Melbourne
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Victorian Goldfields Railway | Timetable
Running through the Goldfields of Central Victoria the Victorian Goldfields Railway brings to you the experience of Steam Train Travel. Linking the historic towns of Castlemaine and Maldon your train takes you through Box-Iron Bark forest in a region that saw some of th..
When: Wednesday, Sunday
Location:Victorian Goldfields Railway | Castlemaine
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Westgate Punt
The Westgate Punt transports pedestrians and cyclist across the Yarra River just near the Westgate Bridge. Pedestrians and cyclists can take the Westgate Punt from the Westgate Park bicycle track (near Westgate Bridge overpass) to Scienceworks Jetty in Spotswood (Mel..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Port Melbourne 
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What's On @ Royal Botanic Gardens
What's on at the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.. Winter Winter night sky delights Join our astronomical guides at the Melbourne Observatory for a chance to explore the stars and planets of the southern sky. During winter, Saturn, one of the show-pieces of the n..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne | South Yarra
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Trivia and Quiz


FAME Trivia
FAME Trivia runs trivia nights Monday through Thursday full of questions, music and audience participation that creates a competitive and fun-filled environment. Mondays Time Host Arcadia Hotel, South Yarra 8:00 PM Louise Crawford Excelsior Hotel, Thomastown 7..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Location: Melbourne 
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Fowl Mind Wednesdays | Trivia Night
Weekly Trivia from Question One Quizzin starts at 8:30pm Fowl Mind Wednesdays is our weekly Trivia event, adding to a vast array of entertainment on offer at our eclectic Windsor Pub. After cutting their teeth for 10 years on the London quiz circuit Question On..
When: Wednesday
Location:Lucky Coq | Windsor
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Funky Bunch Trivia Night
Funky Bunch trivia nights in Melbourne... Check out all the venues running weekly pub trivia nights in Melbourne. Give the venue a call before going... Monday Night Shows Charles & Gamon The Joint Bar The Hawthorn Tuesday Night Shows Irish Murphy’s ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Location: Melbourne 
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Monty Trivia Night
Free, fun and fabulous ‪#‎trivia‬ at 7.30pm. Grab some mates and call 03 9939 9022 to book your table now! 7.30 in the back bar, it's FREE to play, and as usual there are TENS of dollars worth of cash and fabulous prizes to be won. Call us to..
When: Wednesday
Location:The Monty | The Montague Hotel | South Melbourne
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Mrs Smith's Triva Night
Mrs Smith's Trivia Every Wednesday night 8pm for one of the best trivia nights in Melbourne. Win JC Disco lamp, Jugs of beer, bottles of wine and meals at the EC. A fast game is a good game! Every Wednesday from 8pm EVERY WEDNESDAY MRS SMITH'S TRIVIA: ..
When: Wednesday
Location:Edinburgh Castle Hotel | Brunswick
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Original Trivia Nights
Original Bingo & Trivia Company Trivia, Bingo & Karaoke Bookings Advised The Rose Hotel – Trivia Starts – 7.30pm 406 Napier St, Fitzroy VIC 3065 Ph: 9417 3626 Hosted by Simon The Fox Hotel – Audio Trivia Challenge -1st Monday of the month Starts – 7.30..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location: Melbourne 
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Quiz Meisters Trivia
Quiz Meisters run awesome trivia nights at the following venues: ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Location: Melbourne 
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QuizzaMe Trivia
QuizzaMe Trivia is Australia's only interactive trivia game! Grab a QuizzaMe buzzer and play.. This is the full quiz show experience. An audio visual extravaganza at its most exciting. - Lots of prizes! - Win free drinks! - Shower yourself in glory! - We..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location: Melbourne 
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Rooftop Trivia @ Corner
Rooftop Trivia is legendary at the Corner and our hosts Jess McGuire and George Hatzigeorgiou, dish up their best of pop culture counsel every Wednesday night from 7.30pm. ROCK AND POP CULTURE TRIVIA TRIVIA STARTS 8PM - TABLE BOOKINGS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED ROCK AND ..
When: Wednesday
Location:Corner Hotel | Richmond
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Trivia @ Victoria Hotel Brunswick
Awesome, original Trivia Night every Wednesday @ Victoria Hotel in Brunswick! TRIVIALISE THIS. Finally! A decent, challenging, good old fashioned trivia night. No boring trivia chain here...no projectors...no gimmicks. Ms Polly Cotton hosts good, solid, blo..
When: Wednesday
Location:Victoria Hotel Brunswick | Brunswick
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Trivia Wednesdays @ The Dan O'Connell
Stretch your brain every Wednesday night with our guru of Trivia. Tables fill up quick so be sure to book, or head in early to secure your spot...
When: Wednesday
Location:The Dan O'Connell Hotel | Carlton
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Wednesday Night Trivia
Wednesday Night Trivia at Abbotsford's Yorkshire Hotel every Wednesday night, register from 7.30pm for 8pm start, prices, vouchers to be won plus weekly jackpots. Abbotsford's Yorkshire Hotel is back to its former glory. An old fashioned family pub that serves great..
When: Wednesday
Location:48 Hoddle Street Abbotsford 
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics


Risotto Masterclass at Tutto Bene
For over a decade, Melbourne’s beloved risotteria, Tutto Bene, has been Melbourne’s go-to for the best risotto. In a rare event, they are sharing their secrets. Head Chef Nathan Scarfo will divulge all his tips and tricks and show you how to perfect this popular win..
Location:Tutto Bene | Southbank
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Start-up workshop: Can you turn your ideas into money + impact?
Join this discovery-driven workshop to take your ideas for social innovation into a minimum viable product, which could be further developed into an investment/ partnership/ collaboration pitch. Valuable for anyone who thinks they might want to one day create (or pa..
Location:CQUniversity Australia | Melbourne
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Zoological & Animal Farms


Animal Land | Open
We are now open Seven days a week. Go you good thing Gates open 10am for an 10:15 tour Monday to Friday Gates open at 11am for an 11:15 tour on Saturday’s and Sunday’s Bookings are preferred. Birthday parties still at 10:00 and 1:00 Must be pre booked F..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Animal Land Children's Farm | Diggers Rest
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Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is open everyday except Christmas Day ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Ballarat Wildlife Park | Ballarat East
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Bundoora Park Children's Farm | Open
Bundoora Park Children's Farm is located in Bundoora Park. Feeding and handling the farmyard animals - Come and visit the main barn at 11.15am and 3.30pm and you will have the chance to bottle feed our very excited lambs and kids. Admission Costs Adults $9.80..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Bundoora Park Children's Farm | Bundoora
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Collingwood Children's Farm | Open
Collingwood Children’s Farm provides an educational and fun country experience. Family Day - First Sunday of each Month Farmers' Market - Second Saturday of each month Winter Solstice Bonfire - June - 4pm - 9pm OPEN EVERY DAY! The Farm & Cafe are open every da..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Collingwood Children's Farm | Abbotsford
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Edendale Farm | Open
There are many fun and informative activities you can do all year round at Edendale, no need to book just come and visit. Activities include: Choose from a range of self-guided activities (for pre-school and primary school children) Guinea Pig holding (Wednesday 10..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Edendale Farm | Eltham
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Evening Wildlife Tours | Moonlit Sanctuary
LANTERN-LIT EVENING TOURS At night, Moonlit Sanctuary comes alive with world-famous lantern-lit evening tours. Led by an experienced guide, these tours are available most evenings of the year. Bookings are essential as places are limited, and bookings must be receive..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location:Moonlit Sanctuary | Wildlife Conservation Park | Pearcedale
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Healesville Sanctuary | Open
Explore a bushland haven for Australian wildlife at Healesville Sanctuary just one hour from Melbourne in the stunning Yarra Valley wine region. HOW TO GET HERE Healesville Sanctuary is located on Badger Creek Road Healesville Vic. 3777 Take the Eastern Freeway..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Healesville Sanctuary | Healesville
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La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary | Open
La Trobe University is the caretaker of over 30 hectares of bushland and wildlife sanctuary throughout it's Melbourne campus and is well recognised for it's natural landscapes at all campuses. Opening Hours The La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary and the Indigenous Plant Nu..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Location:La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary | Bundoora
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Melbourne Zoo | Open
Visit Melbourne Zoo and get up close with a wide and diverse range of native Australian and international wildlife in easy reach of the Melbourne CBD! Melbourne Zoo is open every day of the year (including Christmas Day and all public holidays) How to get to the..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Zoo | Parkville
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Moonlit Sanctuary | Open
Cafe offering light lunches is open from 11am-4pm daily. The Sanctuary is open every day of the year except Christmas from 10am-5pm and evenings by appointment. MOONLIT SANCTUARY PRESENTATION AND ENCOUNTER TIMES Presentations (keeper talks included in admissio..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Moonlit Sanctuary | Wildlife Conservation Park | Pearcedale
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Myuna Farm | Open
Open everyday of the year 10am - 4pm Myuna Farm is a public community farm in the south-east area of Melbourne. It is an excellent example of farming life with lots to do for the whole family. Come and visit us for a fun day! The farm lets everyone of all ages and..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Myuna Farm | Doveton
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Rain Hayne & Shine Farmyard | Open
The Farmyard in Balnarring provides “hands on” experiences with a large variety of friendly farm animals to feed and cuddle. You will be amazed at the variety and quantity of animals residing on the farm. Visitors can feed the animals and often there is a baby animal..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Rain, Hayne & Shine Farmyard | Balnarring
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Werribee Open Range Zoo | Open
Visit one of Victoria's most popular wildlife attractions with tickets to Werribee Open Range Zoo for a wildlife experience with a difference! HOW TO GET HERE Werribee Open Range Zoo is located 35 kilometres west of Melbourne’s city centre on the Princes Freeway...
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Werribee Open Range Zoo | Werribee
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