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Monday 28th August 2017


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Book | Launch Signings & Readings


Book Launch: Fabulous Phil by Matt Watson
"Every generation has a player who leaves opponents, coaches and fans slack-jawed and breathless" Phil Carman was the player of his generation, capable of turning a game in five minutes with inspirational marks and goals. Carman was the first full-time professiona..
Location:Bella Union Bar | Carlton
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Charity | Fundraisers


MS Readathon 2017
Every year, MS Readathon helps raise funds for those living with multiple sclerosis. August 1 - 31st - 2017 is the 38th year. Read, raise funds and start making a difference in the lives of people living with multiple sclerosis. The MS Readathon encourages childr..
Location: Blackburn 
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Children | Family


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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Avenel Maze | Open
Avenel is a very different maze to those of England’s Hampton Court or France’s Palace of Versailles. For one thing it is set in a stunning Australian landscape overlooking through gum trees filled with cockatoos magpies and parrots the hazy Goulburn Valley and the rugg..
When: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Avenel Maze | Avenel
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Baby Bounce | Storytime for Bubs
Share this fun session of stories, songs and rhymes with children aged two and under. From newborns to toddlers, Baby bounce is a special time for you and your little one. Join us for a fun, interactive session of stories, songs and rhymes with the Library's own ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Sunday
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Bairnsdale Fun Park | Open
Entry to the Park is FREE. Come and experience the amusement’s and excitement of Gippslands best amusement and fun park! We have something for all ages you are guaranteed to have a awesome day out with family or friends. There’s Nowhere Like It! Enjoy the Attr..
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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Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Open
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum FREE ENTRY and unlimited fun for the whole family. FREE ENTRY ALL YEAR ROUND OPEN TIMES THURSDAY TO MONDAY 10.00AM TO 4.30PM open 7 days a week over the Victorian School Holidays ..
When: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Coal Creek Community Park and Museum | Korumburra
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Eastland Ice-Skating Rink
The magic of real ice skating comes to Ringwood Town Square. Get your skates on and take a magical journey under the starry lights and discover a world of wintry wonder. Saturday 1st July to Thursday 31st August Skating Hours 11.00am – 8.00pm Monday, Tuesday and W..
Location:Eastland Shopping Centre | Ringwood
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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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Hedgend Maze | Open
Explore a beautiful 20 acres of stimulating, fun filled activities for all ages. Hedgend offers a creative environment that stimulates a fun personal journey for everybody. General Opening Hours * Midweek 10-4pm (closed to public, Tuesday and Wednesd..
When: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Hedgend Maze | Healesville
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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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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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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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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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Comedy


Comedy @ Spleen | Monday's FREE
Every Monday, Spleen Bar is the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, with a packed room every week! In the last year we've had drop in spots from Wil Anderson, Charlie Pickering, Adam Hills, Josh Thomas, Lehmo, Fiona O'Loghlin, Jimeoin, Frank Woodley, Todd Barry, Greg ..
When: Monday
Location:41 Bourke Street, Melbourne 
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Comedy at the Mechanics Institute
'Comedy At The Mechanics Institute' is a great new comedy night happening on Sydney Road in Brunswick. The show will be a mixture of new groundbreaking comedy, open mic comics, as well as performers redoing their celebrated Comedy Festival shows. Entry only $5 ..
When: Monday
Location:Mechanics Institute Performing Arts Centre | Brunswick
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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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Local Laughs
It's Melbourne's longest running independent comedy room. The best local and international acts as well as the most promising up-and-comers. Mondays, doors 7.30pm (8.30pm start) $15/12 ..
When: Monday
Location:The Local Taphouse | St Kilda East
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Quick Bites Comedy
Every Monday night, Quick Bites Comedy takes over Boney - one of Melbourne's most legendary club spaces - to present a rotating lineup of some of Melbourne's (and Australia's!) best comedians.. There are drink specials, a full bar food menu and pay what you want for..
When: Monday
Location:Boney | 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 Hours
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 12pm – late Saturday & Sunday 10am – late Holey Moley Golf Club has teed off in Melbourne and it’s our biggest venue yet with two spectacular levels. Putt your stuff around 27 crazy unique mini golf holes across three different nine-h..
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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Scavenger Hunt | VidCon Australia
The #VidConAusHunt is a city-spanning scavenger hunt celebrating the VidCon’s first event in the Southern Hemisphere – and the delightful city hosting it! We urge everyone to take a peek at the list of tasks, charge up their phones, and get out into this wonderful ci..
Location:City-wide 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


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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Wots LIVE in Melbourne | August
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: Monday 31 July, 2017: 9.40 am - TUESDAY 1 August, 2017: 7.00 pm: Bohemian Nights: Budap..
Location: Melbourne 
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Culinary | Wine & Dining


Chinese Valentine’s Day at Eureka 89
Join Eureka 89 in celebrating the forbidden love of a shepherd boy and weaver girl and love in all its forms for Chinese Valentine’s Day on the 7th day of the 7th Chinese lunar month. With your special loved one, indulge in a rich and colourful four-course menu a..
Location:Eureka 89 | Southbank
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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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IceBar Melbourne | Open
Be part of the cool crowd at IceBar Melbourne. Experience sub-zero temperatures as you quench your thirst with sublime cocktails in a bar made entirely of ice. It’s a winter wonderland of ice sculptures and cool music, and at minus 10 degrees it’s definitely the coo..
When: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:IceBar Melbourne | Fitzroy
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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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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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Dance & Ballet


The Australian Ballet presents Symphony in C
This all-thrills bill matches Symphony in C, George Balanchine’s mile-a-minute tutu ballet, with a program of classical gala party pieces and one-act works by up-and-coming choreographers Alice Topp and Richard House. Balanchine’s Symphony in C has all the grace and ..
Location:State Theatre | Southbank
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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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Aaron Claringbold | Confluence
AARON CLARINGBOLD | CONFLUENCE August 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017 In Confluence, Aaron Claringbold investigates non-Indigenous relation to place and connection to land in light of his personal heritage, and a sense of being complicit in the ongoing colonisation of ..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Akio Makigawa: Spirit and Memory
AKIO MAKIGAWA SPIRIT AND MEMORY FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE GROUND LEVEL. LEVEL 2 & LEVEL 3, FOYER 25 AUG – FEB OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Akio Makigawa is remembered for his contemplative Zen-like works constructed from primary materials, in..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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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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Border Lines
EXHIBITION: Border Lines 11 August - 24 September 2017 OPENING > FRIDAY 18 AUGUST 2017, 6-8PM VENUE > DOMAIN HOUSE, Dallas Brooks Drive, South Yarra Centred upon the thriving artistic foundations of the tri-state border of WA, SA and NT, Border Lines brin..
Location:Domain House & Gallery | South Yarra
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Brave New World: Australia 1930's
BRAVE NEW WORLD AUSTRALIA 1930s NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE LEVEL 3 14 JUL 17 – 15 OCT 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Beginning with the Great Depression and ending with the Second World War, the 1930s was characterised by both optimism and despair. Brave N..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | 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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Call of the Avant Garde: Constructivism and Australian Art
CALL OF THE AVANT-GARDE CONSTRUCTIVISM AND AUSTRALIAN ART Date: 5 July 8 October 2017 Location: Heide III: Central Galleries and Kerry Gardner & Andrew Myer Project Gallery and Heide II Curator/s: Sue Cramer and Lesley Harding Admission: Free with Museum Pass..
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Carly Fischer | From Little Things Big Things Grow
CARLY FISCHER | FROM LITTLE THINGS BIG THINGS GROW August 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Carly Fischer’s latest sculptural installation reflects on how corporations market products towards culturally, environmentally and politically aware Australians. Drawing on ..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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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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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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Dana Harris | Survey
DANA HARRIS | SURVEY August 9, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Dana Harris is obsessed with mapping and drawing space as a way of marking physical space and time to reveal and understand their connections. She looks to science, history, design and architecture, searchin..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Daniel Crooks | High Street
DANIEL CROOKS | HIGH STREET (AFTER RUSCHA) August 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Bundoora Homestead Art Centre is delighted to present a new commission by leading video artist Daniel Crooks. This new work will premiere an investigation of the artist’s local neigh..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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David LaChapelle | Ballarat International Foto Biennale 2017
Ballarat International Foto Biennale 2017 DAVID LACHAPELLE Sat 19 Aug – Sun 17 Sep Ballarat International Foto Biennale (BIFB) presents a major exhibition of photographs by iconic American photographer David LaChapelle, nationally exclusive to the festival. This ..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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David Thomas: Colouring Impermanence
Artist David Thomas challenges us to pause, look attentively and reconsider the world around us with empathy. David Thomas: Colouring Impermanence brings together more than 100 works from over four decades to RMIT Design Hub, Friday 28 July until Saturday 23 Septembe..
Location:RMIT Design Hub | Carlton
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Del Kathryn Barton: The Highway
DEL KATHRYN BARTON THE HIGHWAY IS A DISCO FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE LEVEL 3, 20TH–21ST C AUSTRALIAN ART 17 NOV 17 – 12 MAR 18 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY The NGV presents a major solo exhibition of one of Australia’s most popular artists, De..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Equinox - Naoko Inuzuka - Inari Kiuru - Aurelia Yeomans
EQUINOX – NAOKO INUZUKA, INARI KIURU & AURELIA YEOMANS Equinox presents contemporary jewellery and installation by artists from Japan, Finland and Australia, contemplating darkness and light as symbolic elements and driving forces within the natural world and our hum..
Location:No Vacancy Gallery QV | Melbourne
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Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s
FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA LEVEL 3 2 JUN 17 – 1 OCT 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 dramatic c..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia | Melbourne
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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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Fred Williams in the You Yangs
Fred Williams in the You Yangs 19 August to 05 November 2017 The enigmatic You Yangs range lies just over 20 km north of Geelong. Fred Williams first spotted the range in 1957 from the deck of the ship on which he was sailing home to Melbourne from London. Willi..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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From Robe to Chinese Fortunes Exhibition
An exhibition exploring the individual stories of early Chinese Australians. From 1852, news of the gold rushes in Victoria and New South Wales spread throughout the southern provinces of China, bringing the promise of great prosperity. Thousands of Chinese men, ..
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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From the bower: Patterns of collecting
FROM THE BOWER: PATTERNS OF COLLECTING Sat 29 Jul - Sun 17 Sep This exhibition presenting artwork and items from the unique personal collections of four contemporary Victorian artists: Loris Button, Deborah Klein, Louise Saxton and Carole Wilson. The artists are lin..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Future Eaters
How is sculpture evolving to reflect a world where technology has come to shape almost every facet of our existence? How might the sculpture of our time appear to viewers in the future? Future Eaters presents a range of contemporary Australian and international artis..
Location:Monash University Museum of Art | Caulfield
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Geelong Acquisitive Print Awards 2017
2017 Geelong acquisitive print awards 05 August to 08 October 2017 This nationally acclaimed acquisitive prize exhibition features entries from around Australia by established and emerging printmakers representing the diversity of current practice through both tradi..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Goldengraves | Paper Graveyard
My bedroom is a paper graveyard, filled with paper and prints that have long laid dormant. I’ve breathed life back into these works, in the form of Collage. In this resurrection they have evolved into new art and hold purpose again. I feel as an artist we should..
Location:Off the Kerb Gallery | Collingwood
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Gordon Monro: Nanocosm
GORDON MONRO: NANOCOSM Sat 29 Jul - Sun 10 Sep Nanocosm is a miniature world with its own laws and imperatives, indifferent to our human wants and needs. The world lives in a computer program written by the artist; it is inhabited by hexagonal entities that spawn, m..
Location:Art Gallery of Ballarat | Ballarat
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Greater Together
Greater Together 8 Jul–17 Sep 2017 Greater Together begins with the question of work and of how to work better. It takes place in a period of uncertainty, when contemporary societal divisions (political, environmental, cultural and geographic) are creating rea..
Location:Australian Centre for Contemporary Art | Southbank
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Hayley Millar-Baker | My Mirring
HAYLEY MILLAR-BAKER | MY MIRRING August 9, 2017 - October 22, 2017 In My Mirring, Hayley Millar-Baker explores her deep connection to land and highlights the contemporary Indigenous experience of Country. For Hayley, it’s from within the Australian bush that ans..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Helen Timbury | Sky Above Me
Sky Above Me Linocuts by Helen Timbury Opening night 5:30-7:30pm Fri 4 Aug Helen Timbury is a printmaker who lives and works in Regional Victoria. She specialises in linocuts depicting the plants and animals of Gippsland and other places to which she has tra..
Location:Queen Victoria Women's Centre | Melbourne
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Hokusai - Drawing Maniac
NGV INTERNATIONAL GROUND LEVEL, TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS 21 JUL 17 – 15 OCT 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Katsushika Hokusai is regarded as one of the most influential and creative minds in the history of Japanese art. His unique social observations, innovative approach to ..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Inhabit: Jewellery Exhibition
Presented as part of Radiant Pavilion and Craft Cubed. Hosted by Amelia Marks, Kellie Joy Barnes, Karina Leddin & Dunnielle Mina. 200 Argyle St, Fitzroy, VIC. (Laneway to right of building) 26 August at 11:00 to 3 September at 17:30 Opening event on Septemer 1..
Location:200 Argyle St,  Fitzroy 
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Jim Dine: A Life in Print
JIM DINE A LIFE IN PRINT FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL LEVEL 3, CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN OPENS 14 JUL OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Jim Dine came to prominence in New York in the radical artistic milieu of the late 1950s and 1960s, when social and cultural change ins..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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Jin Ah Jo & Inari Kiuru | Steel Lives
Steel Lives examines steel in the form of contemporary jewellery, objects and installation. For Jo (South Korea) and Kiuru (Finland) steel is a highly symbolic, personal and ceaselessly potent medium. By bringing together their versatile and vastly different app..
Location:No Vacancy Gallery QV | Melbourne
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Justin Shoulder | Fantastic Creatures
JUSTIN SHOULDER | FANTASTIC CREATURES August 9, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Explore a fantastical world infused with biometrics, mutations and intangible forces. This screening reveals a reverence for the theatrical, defying logic whilst living and breathing the abs..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Kirrily Hammond + Sim Luttin | Keepsake
KEEPSAKE | KIRRILY HAMMOND + SIM LUTTIN August 9, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Contemplating the quiet moments when we consciously pause and ruminate before ‘busy’ takes over, Keepsake explores the personal moments found in our urban environments and strives to capture s..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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Light Buoys | New Docklands Sculpture
Melbourne's New Science Fiction-Inspired in Docklands' precinct Yarra's Edge. As the winter chill subsides, visit Mirvac's Yarra's Edge and take a walk along the riverbank to gaze upon Melbourne's newest public art addition, a science fiction-inspired glowing sculptu..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Yarra's Edge | Melbourne
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Locked | Group Jewellery Exhibition
Locked investigates ideas of the unseen and the forbidden, both in the political and personal realm. What are the consequences of denying access to ourselves and to others? How open should we be? Where do we draw the ‘line’? In this exhibition six artists associat..
Location:Lord Coconut | Melbourne
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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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Mark Dober | The You Yangs
The You Yangs—Mark Dober 05 August to 15 October 2017 Reflecting the enduring interest of artists in this unique location, this exhibition of recent watercolours by Mark Dober includes large-scale multi-panelled works painted en plein air in a vibrant palette. ..
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Michele Fountain | The Road
The Road is an invitation to share local artist Michele Fountain’s love of the treasures of the Hume Highway in a series of colourful, textural photographic images. Several years in the making, this photography series forms a study intended to lead to a further serie..
Location:Mooroolbark Community Centre |
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mmmm... retrospective
RMIT Gallery presents the first ever retrospective of mmmm... (21 July - 9 September) a Madrid based collaboration of four artists who have been creating provocative and intriguing projects in public spaces since 1998. Thursday 20 July 6-8 pm Opening night mmmm… ..
Location:RMIT Gallery | Melbourne
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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 Collection | International Art
The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is Australia’s oldest and most distinguished public art museum. The NGV Collection is spread over two magnificent buildings — NGV International on St Kilda Road and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square – an..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:NGV International | 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..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location:Hellenic Museum | Melbourne
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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
Location:Geelong Gallery | Geelong
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Resolution: New Indigenous Photomedia
RESOLUTION: NEW INDIGENOUS PHOTOMEDIA 26 Aug 2017 - 29 Oct 2017 This exhibition creates an experience of photomedia and Indigeneity that is physical, embodied and thought-provoking. It features work made since 2011 from across the country and brings together som..
Location:Shepparton Art Museum | Shepparton
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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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Richard Payne - Of Love Desire & The Gods
EXHIBITION OF LOVE, DESIRE & THE GODS - RICHARD PAYNE 24TH AUGUST - 29TH AUGUST 2017 OPENING: SATURDAY 26TH AUGUST 2017 AT 1:00PM VIEWING UNTIL: TUESDAY 29TH AUGUST 2017 1:00PM Richard Payne is a provocateur for uplifting art with intellect, emotion and aes..
Location:Victorian Artists Society | East Melbourne
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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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Salon of Spirits
SALON OF SPIRITS August 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017 Conjuring the inherent and animistic power of objects, Salon of Spirits channels the psychic unity between the material and the immaterial. Through conduits of spiritualism and surrealism, these objects are s..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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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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Showcase #15: Kirsten Perry
SHOWCASE #15: KIRSTEN PERRY 5 Aug 2017 - 22 Oct 2017 Artist statement: I love to investigate the relationship between elements of error, chance, anthropomorphism and humour. Traditionally, errors are discarded or covered up but I like to challenge this aesthetic..
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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Stephen Haley: Out of place
Stephen Haley: Out of place 24 July – 12 November Working in painting and digital media, Stephen Haley uses 3D modelling software to explore the virtual and actual environments of contemporary experience. Where once we inhabited particular and unique places, t..
Location:McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park | Langwarrin
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Suki + Be Free - Thread
Space2b is proud to present an exciting new exhibition THREAD an exhibition by Suki + Be Free Opening Friday 4th August Space2b 144 Chapel St, Balaclava Friday 6-9pm We are so lucky and super excited to have the popular street artists Be Free and Suki Art..
Location:Space2b Gallery | Balaclava
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Talismans for Travel | Jewellery Exhibition at Adelphi Hotel
Adelphi Hotel is known for its artistic style, and this August it’s dialing things up a notch – announcing a collaboration with Melbourne contemporary jewellers, e.g.etal. It’s travel meets jewellery at its best – two Melbourne laneway institutions, together presenti..
Location:Adelphi Hotel | Melbourne
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TextaQueen: Between You and Me
8th Jul 2017 - 17th Sep 2017 TextaQueen: Between You and Me Bennett Gallery TextaQueen has developed an enviable reputation for her compelling portraits that explore gender, race and identity through the medium of fibre-tipped pens. Bringing together work cre..
Location:Benalla Art Gallery | Benalla
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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 House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture
THE HOUSE OF DIOR SEVENTY YEARS OF HAUTE COUTURE NGV INTERNATIONAL GROUND LEVEL, TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS 27 AUG 17 – 7 NOV 17 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY In celebration of the seventieth anniversary of the House of Dior, one of the world’s most prestigious couture h..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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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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The Melbourne Cufflink - 2017 Exhibition
Lord Coconut presents the fifth annual Melbourne Cufflink Exhibition and Student Acquisitive Prize. The exhibition features handcrafted cufflinks by some of the best jewellery students from Melbourne Polytechnic, The Design Centre Enmore, Sydney College of the Arts a..
Location:Lord Coconut | Melbourne
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The National Geographic Photo Ark
This winter in an Australian-first, National Geographic Photo Ark is coming to Melbourne Zoo. This exclusive photo exhibition is using the power of photography to inspire people to save animals before it’s too late. For many of Earth’s creatures, time is running out...
Location:Melbourne Zoo | Parkville
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The Next Generation
THE NEXT GENERATION: Lorraine Kabbindi White & Genevieve Kemarr Loy 12 August 2017 - 30 September 2017 Lauraine Diggins Fine Art invites you to view The Next Generation: Paintings by Lorraine Kabbindi White and Genevieve Kemarr Loy, two young indigenous women foll..
Location:Lauraine Diggins Fine Art |
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The Rennie Ellis Show
Admission FREE A travelling exhibition presented by the Rennie Ellis Photographic Archive and Monash Gallery of Art. Photographer Rennie Ellis (1940–2003) was a key figure in Australian visual culture. Ellis is best remembered for his effervescent observations of ..
Location:Whitehorse Artspace | Box Hill
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The Score
Tuesday 1 Aug 2017 to Sunday 5 Nov 2017 Curated by Jacqueline Doughty A musical score is a form of translation. It transcribes sound into drawing, by representing the aural complexities of pitch, rhythm and tempo as visual symbols. The Score expands upon ..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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Tina Haim - Tina Wentcher Sculptor: 1887-1974
Tina Haim – Tina Haim-Wentscher – Tina Wentcher Sculptor: 1887-1974 24 July – 12 November This exhibition celebrates the life and art of Tina Wentcher, a somewhat overlooked figure in Australian sculpture whose works elegantly unite Eastern and Western aesthetic i..
Location:McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park | Langwarrin
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Australia Lives Here
We’ve made a list of the top 100 most iconic products from Myer’s past. And we’re calling out for your help to complete the collection. There’ll be fashion and beloved toys and appliances from yesteryear. Plus, a few “what were we thinking?” moments. Garfield teleph..
Location:Myer | Melbourne
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Australia Will Be There | Wangaratta
Australia Will Be There: Victorians in the First World War (1914-1919) Wangaratta Art Gallery 12 August – 17 September 2017 Through historical photographs and personal stories, this exhibition will present the chronology of the First World War (1914-19) and provid..
Location: Wangaratta 
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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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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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Chinese Fortunes
20 August 2017–04 March 2018 Community Gallery Immigration Museum 400 Flinders Street Melbourne, Victoria, 3000 From 1852, news of the gold rushes in Victoria and New South Wales spread throughout the southern provinces of China, bringing the promise of grea..
Location:Immigration Museum | Melbourne
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Code Breakers | Women in Games
ACMI PRESENTS Code Breakers Women in Games Celebrating the achievements of Australian and New Zealand women working in video games 25 Jul – 5 Nov 10am–5pm FREE Did you know that almost 50% of gamers are women? Maybe, but how much do you know about the int..
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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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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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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Fast Fashion - The Dark Side of Fashion
How can a T-Shirt cost less than a large coffee? And how environmentally-friendly and social are our clothes, after having travelled across the globe? These questions and many more are answered in the exhibition "Fast Fashion – The Dark Side of Fashion", presented by..
Location:RMIT Gallery | Melbourne
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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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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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Game Changers: Diversity in Football
The Australian Football League has long been a leader in supporting and promoting diversity in the game. This exhibition explores indigenous and multicultural representation in the AFL and in the hugely successful Women's League. It features stories from the Weste..
Location:Immigration 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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Images of Sri Lankan Australians
Until 31 August Immigration Museum 400 Flinders Street Melbourne, Victoria, 3000 Included with museum entry A photographic display celebrating 70 years of diplomatic relations between Australia and Sri Lanka. highlighting the achievements and contributions of som..
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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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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LightTime
LightTime is a collective of 11 Melbourne based artists who have created hypnotic and mesmerising works for a visceral and interactive experience at Scienceworks like never before. Science merges with art in an exhibition that invites visitors to engage their senses ..
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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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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Nerves and Steel | The RAN in the Pacific 1941–45
Nerves and Steel The RAN in the Pacific, 1941–45 22 July 2017 - 29 July 2018 The war in the Pacific was essentially a naval struggle. Allied war aims hinged on the destruction of Japan’s powerful navy and the severing of sea communications between Japan and its f..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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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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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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Taverns to Temperance: pubs of Bendigo
Taverns to Temperance: pubs of Bendigo 25 August – 3 December 2017 In a place where drinking beer was once seen as safer than drinking water, pubs were prolific as centres for social and commercial life in Bendigo. From the sly grog tents of the goldfields, to hom..
Location:Post Office Gallery | Bendigo
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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 Soldiers' XI
The Soldiers' XI 1 April 2017 - 1 April 2018 The Soldiers' XI explores the conflicts in Timor, Iraq and Afghanistan from the unique perspective of cricket. Sergeant H has played cricket on eleven deployments with the Australian Army: to maintain team resilience, to..
Location:Shrine of Remembrance | Melbourne
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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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Wallace & Gromit and friends
ACMI PRESENTS Wallace & Gromit and friends The magic of Aardman Journey into the magical world of Aardman, the acclaimed studio behind Wallace & Gromit Opens 29 June 2017* Full $24 Family $65 Concession $20 Child $15 Member $19 | Buy Tickets From Wallace & G..
Location:Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI | Melbourne
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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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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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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


Craft Cubed 2017 | Festival
CRAFT CUBED FESTIVAL 2017 AUGUST 1ST – 31ST Craft Cubed Festival is Craft's annual celebration of the handmade and the biggest coming together of the craft and design sectors of its kind in Australia. Now in its eighth year, the 2017 Festival is centred on the ..
Location: Melbourne 
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Fighting the fakes
Fighting the fakes (FREE!) Panel with Gordon Farrer, RMIT ABC Fact Check; Frederic Filloux, editor, Monday Note & John S Knight fellow (France/US); Irene Jay Liu, Asia-Pacific lead, Google NewsLab (Hong Kong); with Russell Skelton of Fact Check moderating. Hear ..
Location:State Library of Victoria | Melbourne
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Hot Chocolate Festival 2017
We're back for another year of the incredible and very edible Hot Chocolate Festival over August. Our Hot Chocolate Festival will be back for another year with a host of so hot right now flavours to keep you warm. The Yarra Valley Chocolaterie will be the hotte..
Location:Yarra Valley Chocolaterie | Yarra Glen
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Melbourne Writers Festival 2017
For more than three decades, Melbourne Writers Festival has been bringing together the talent and ideas of the best writers from Australia and around the world, to create a unique moment in time which is the highlight of Melbourne’s literary calendar. The 2017 Melbou..
Location: Melbourne 
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Storyology 2017
Storyology is our annual festival of journalism and media — networking, training and talks for the Australian media, featuring the best journalists from home and abroad...
Location: Melbourne 
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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, Sunday
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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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 DUNKIRK: IMAX 1570 FILM PROJECTION DUNKIRK: IMAX LASER 4K PROJECTION VALERIAN & THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANE..
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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Afternoon Tea at the Windsor
Afternoon tea at The Hotel Windsor is a quintessential Melbourne experience, steeped in tradition. Our hotel has proudly served over two million guests since 1883. Our hotel serves its famous afternoon tea to your table on a three-tiered silver stand and consists..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Hotel Windsor | 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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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 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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Historical Locations & Tours


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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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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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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Whittlesea Monday Market
Every Monday at the Whittlesea Showgrounds 8 am to 1 pm - Rain, Hail or Shine Over 120 stalls Located not far from the city, the Whittlesea Monday Market attracts stallholders from far and wide (from Shepparton to Dandenong), all eager to help you find your weekl..
When: Monday
Location:Whittlesea Showgrounds | Whittlesea
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Markets | Farmers Food & Produce


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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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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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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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 Hours
Located in Melbourne's Chinatown, off Little Bourke Street, the Chinese Museum is a living part of Melbourne's modern Chinatown. The Chinese Museum documents, preserves and displays the history of Chinese Immigration to Australia. An exciting range of changing exhib..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Chinese Museum | Melbourne
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Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum | Open
The Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum in Maffra has an outstanding rotating display of interesting vehicles including veteran classic transport and auto memorabilia. Every four months Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum hold a specific theme display of ..
When: Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Gippsland Vehicle Collection Motor Museum | Maffra
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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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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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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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Performing Arts | Theatre


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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Di and Viv and Rose
From different classes, from different places, with different experiences and expectations, Di, Viv and Rose would never have crossed paths if they hadn’t shared a flat all those years ago at uni. For a while, the laughs bound them together. But surely time, which d..
Location:Southbank Theatre | Southbank
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NAVY PIER
NAVY PIER by John Corwin August 15 - September 2 When you steal somebody else’s life, what happens when you have to give it back? North of Eight presents the Victorian Premiere of Navy Pier by John Corwin at North Melbourne’s Courthouse Hotel. Martin and K..
Location:The Courthouse Hotel | North Melbourne | North Melbourne
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Nigella - Love Bites
Nigella – Love Bites: a light hearted musical tribute to a domestic goddess When life throws you lemons, make a lemon tart. After an initial sellout 2016 season in Melbourne and fresh from successful seasons at Fringe World Perth and the Adelaide Fringe Festival e..
Location:Alex Theatre St Kilda | St Kilda
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The Bodyguard | The Musical
You know the story, you love the songs, now experience THE BODYGUARD live on stage! THE BODYGUARD, the award-winning musical based on the smash-hit film, is playing in Melbourne for a strictly limited season, starring Australia’s own Paulini as Rachel Marron, Kip Gam..
Location:Regent Theatre | Melbourne
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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 Way Out
Calling last drinks… Helen and her father, Stewart, a local civil war veteran, sell moonshine to a broken town, struggling to survive in a poisoned landscape. Helen believes in a different future but no one is listening. Then a government inspector arrives on the sa..
Location:Red Stitch Theatre | St Kilda East
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The WITCHES of East Brunswick
Come along to our fun filled show as our three witches seek to find the magical ingredients to banish the devil who has arrived in their beloved Brunswick. What will happen by the end of the night? Our show is full of musical and comedy parodies with audience part..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Witches in Britches Theatre Restaurant | Melbourne
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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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Public Awareness


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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Shannons Melbourne Winter Classic Auction
2017 Shannons Melbourne Winter Classic Auction Monday 28 August 2017 - 7.00pm Shannons Auctions offer you 3 ways to bid - in person, online or by phone. If you plan to bid at a Shannons Auction you must register your details in advance, please see below details on h..
Location:Shannons | Heatherton
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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 Hours
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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Television Shows


AFL Footy @ Channel 9
Channel 9 coverage of the 2017 A.F.L. Football season. It's coming. The new #9AFLFootyShow | THURSDAY AUGUST 10 Nine footy shows include.. --> Footy Classified (Monday), --> Footy Show (Thursday) * --> The Sunday Footy Show (Sunday) --> TAC Cup: Future S..
When: Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Location:476 Docklands Drive Docklands 
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Audience Required | TV Shows
Television shows seeking studio audiences in Melbourne. Join the audience of the following television shows: ABC Dirty Laundry Live Channel 7 None at present Channel 9 Millionaire Hot Seat - Regular monthly recording dates offering audience mem..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Location: Melbourne 
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Australian Survivor 2017
TEN’s spectacular new family entertainment series is set on the stunning and rugged South Pacific island of Samoa where contestants will be deprived of basic comforts and must build their own shelter light their own fires gather their own food and fend for themselves. ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Sunday
Location: Melbourne 
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The Block 2017 | New Street
The 13th season of The Block presents couples competing to renovate properties over 10 weeks on NINE. This year, 5 teams will renovate five century-old family homes rescued from demolition and transported to Regent Street, Elsternwick. The weatherboard homes were ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday
Location:46 Regent Street Elsternwick 
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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


A Walk in the Flagstaff Gardens
Join expert tour guides from the Royal Historical Society of Victoria on a guided walk through the beautiful Flagstaff Gardens – the historic heart of the City, every Monday at 11.00am and 2.00pm. Visitors will climb Flagstaff Hill to consider its place in Melbourne..
When: Monday
Location:Flagstaff Gardens | Melbourne
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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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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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Government House & La Trobe's Cottage | Tours
National Trust Tours of Government House and La Trobe's Cottage. The National Trust undertakes a combined tour on Monday and Thursday mornings of La Trobe's Cottage and the State Apartments at Government House including the grand Ballroom, State Dining Room and the ..
When: Monday, Thursday
Location:Government House | 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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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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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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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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Funky Bunch Trivia @ The Hawthorn
Every Monday night at The Hawthorn Hotel. Who said Monday nights had to be boring? Come and test your knowledge while having a drink with friends! Monday’s also mean Parmageddon - a choice of 10 different Parma toppings every Monday from 6-9pm for just $13. W..
When: Monday
Location:The Hawthorn Hotel | Hawthorn
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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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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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Workshops | Classes & Clinics


Learn Stand-up Comedy | August Course
THE SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCK KNOCKS (SHKK) 5-evening stand-up comedy course runs from Sunday to Thursday, 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm, from August 27 to 31. You’ll get the SHKK comedy manual, video of your graduating performance, and lots of coaching from a 16 year veteran of th..
Location:Imperial South Yarra | South Yarra
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The HOO-HAAcademy: Level 1 - Comedy Impro Class
Wanna learn how to improvise short-form like a pro? Whether you're a total impro newbie or have a bit of training under your belt, our senior ensemble members will teach you all the skills to improvise like a fast and loose comedy veteran! So what are you waiting..
Location:Victorian Trades Hall | Carlton
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids


Little Sparks | Early Years Workshops
Little Sparks Monday 26 June, 10.30–11.20am Monday 28 August, 10.30–11.20am WHERE Energy Lab Scienceworks 2 Booker Street Spotswood, Victoria, 3015 Price range $0.00–$16.00 This event is sold out Early Years Workshops We know that all little kids are ..
Location:Scienceworks | Spotswood
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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 Hours
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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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
Everyday of the year: 10am - 4pm Myuna Farm will be closed on Code Red fire danger days. Entry costs: Singles $8, Concession $7. Four people $28, Concession family $23.00. Children under 1 are FREE. Train and pony rides $3 per ticket Address: 182 Kidds Roa..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Myuna Farm | Doveton
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Rain Hayne & Shine Farmyard | Open Hours
Open every day 10:00am - 4:00pm 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 anima..
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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