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View Event: 21 Best Things to do in Melbourne
21 Best Things to do in Melbourne
Everyone loves a BEST OF list and 21 Best Things to do in Melbourne by JetSetting Fools (Sarah and Kris) is a beauty. The JetSetting Fools provide travel stories, information, a .. | Read more..

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View Event: 3000 evacuated in Melbourne office fire
3000 evacuated in Melbourne office fire
Tuesday June 24 2003 - More than 3,000 people have been evacuated after fire broke out today in an office tower in Melbourne's city centre. Ambulance spokesman James Howe said .. | Read more..

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View Event: Australia Triumph - One down 2 to go...
Australia Triumph - One down 2 to go...
Over 60,000 people proved yet again, why Melbourne is the Sporting Event capital of Australia. Braving wet blustery conditions the M.C.G turned on an excitment packed game that wa .. | Read more..

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View Event: Australian Census 2011
Australian Census 2011
The 16th Australian Census of Population and Housing will take place on the night of Tuesday 9th August 2011. The Census of Population and Housing aims to accurately count the .. | Read more..

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View Event: Australia’s best playground: Parkville
Australia’s best playground: Parkville
Melbourne is home to Australia’s best playground: Royal Park Nature Play, Gatehouse St, Parkville A nationwide search by an expert jury from the Australian Institute for Landsca .. | Read more..

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View Event: Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo
Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo
March 2015 | Gorillas at Melbourne zoo have welcomed a new baby western lowland gorilla, the seventh to be born at the zoo, but the first in 15 years. The first-time parents ar .. | Read more..

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View Event: BATMANIA | The City That Never Was
BATMANIA | The City That Never Was
The mark of a city is not in the manner of its birth, but in what it has become. Melbourne’s greatest hits GOVERNMENT Melbourne was the founding place of the federal pa .. | Read more..

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View Event: Big Melbourne Weekend of Opening Nights
Big Melbourne Weekend of Opening Nights
If you're thinking of buying a red carpet this weekend, forget it. Chances are every square metre of the stuff has already been snaffled for the multitude of award ceremonies and g .. | Read more..

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View Event: Bubbles Bubbles Everywhere | Flash Mob
Bubbles Bubbles Everywhere | Flash Mob
Bubbles Bubbles Everywhere was the first official Melbourne Flash Mob, held on Sunday June 12th, 2011 at Melbourne Central. View Bubbles Bubbles Everywhere as Ruben the flute pl .. | Read more..

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View Event: CBD precinct for Yarra
CBD precinct for Yarra
15 June 20003 - THE North bank of the Yarra - including a large section of Flinders St Station - will be redeveloped as a major public precinct. The station will lose one or two .. | Read more..

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View Event: City banks on river
City banks on river
15 June 2003 - THE Sandridge Rail Bridge will be only half-reopened - but is to cost nearly twice as much as planned. Final plans for the 17-metre wide eyesore, seen by the Sund .. | Read more..

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View Event: City Circle Tram | Polly Woodside & Old Melbourne Gaol
City Circle Tram | Polly Woodside & Old Melbourne Gaol
THE NATIONAL TRUST OF AUSTRALIA (VIC) CELEBRATES THE LAUNCH OF THE POLLY WOODSIDE & OLD MELBOURNE GAOL CITY CIRCLE TRAM. In support of our Heritage Listed W Class Trams & our to .. | Read more..

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View Event: Clash of Titan's - Australia Wins
Clash of Titan's - Australia Wins
Described as a Clash of Titan's, The Wallabies clinched a thilling ONE POINT win over a gallant Ireland here tonight. Saturday 1NOV2003. A packed Telstra Stadium Melbourne watch .. | Read more..

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View Event: Congratulations ! Melbourne Times 35th Birthday
Congratulations ! Melbourne Times 35th Birthday
For the past 35 years, The Melbourne Times has been the voice of its community with a vigorous and direct approach to its reporting, a strongly followed opinion and letters section .. | Read more..

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View Event: Convention Centre Development
Convention Centre Development
Three consortia will be invited to provide detailed plans for the development of Australia's largest convention centre, to be built on the south west bank of the Yarra by end 2008, .. | Read more..

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View Event: Dights Falls | $1 million boost
Dights Falls | $1 million boost
2nd Kennett Ministry NEWS RELEASE - Wednesday, 13 November 1996 From the Office of the Minister for Conservation and Land Management Dights Falls - a $1 million boost for the Y .. | Read more..

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View Event: Digital TV On | Analog TV Off
Digital TV On | Analog TV Off
Melbourne will be the last city in Australia to see the analog TV signal before it is switched off at 9am on Tuesday 10th December, 2013. To receive broadcasts, viewers will nee .. | Read more..

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View Event: Dock Theatre
Dock Theatre
A Dock Theatre underneath the Collins St bridge has been proposed which will seat 300 and also have 2 dedicated bars. The main auditorium will convert to a full 3D digital cinem .. | Read more..

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View Event: Easter 2003 BAN cost traders millions
Easter 2003 BAN cost traders millions
Frank Penhalluriack, who opened his hardware store on Easter Sunday. Victorian businesses say they lost tens of millions of dollars in revenue because of the Bracks Government' .. | Read more..

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View Event: Fine Car Parking
Fine Car Parking
There is a growing number of car parking scheme web sites aimed at connecting space owners with car owners. The concept is basically simple; Owner of residential car space rents .. | Read more..

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View Event: Freeway or Howards Way
Freeway or Howards Way
I really wanted to be the first writer to say it, but it does fit. I dont quite understand Brackies point? They lend you money to help build road... You take it and buil .. | Read more..

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View Event: Freeway Tunnel Proposal an Expensive Waste
Freeway Tunnel Proposal an Expensive Waste
The Public Transport Users Association has slammed the latest inner city freeway proposal released in a report prepared for the City of Melbourne. The council's "East-West Integ .. | Read more..

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View Event: Gone in Melbourne
Gone in Melbourne
by James Wall As an original experience, Melbourne will soak into you and make you feel as though you are stepping from the bus, the train, the plane, into a sort of post-Orwell .. | Read more..

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View Event: Good Friday Appeal big WIN
Good Friday Appeal big WIN
Herald Sun newspaper reports this morning Scud's loss is RCH's gain. THE kids were the big winners of Australia's Davis Cup loss to Sweden yesterday. The Aussies were bundled o .. | Read more..

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View Event: Hallam Bypass Opens
Hallam Bypass Opens
Pollution-free baptism for new bypass - July 28 2003 - The State Government opened the $165 million Hallam Bypass yesterday, 17 months ahead of schedule and $10 million under budge .. | Read more..

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View Event: HBO drama The Leftovers
HBO drama The Leftovers
The third and final series of critically acclaimed HBO drama The Leftovers will be made in Victoria. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews , who is in the US on a trade mission, ann .. | Read more..

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View Event: Hi-tech system to replace Metcard
Hi-tech system to replace Metcard
PLASTIC smart cards will replace the failed Metcard ticket system on Melbourne's trams, trains and buses under a $400 million plan. The commuter-friendly electronic swipe cards .. | Read more..

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View Event: Holiday trains, trams axed
Holiday trains, trams axed
TRAIN and tram operators will slash services during the holidays despite an average fare rise of almost 10 per cent from January 1. Up to one in five tram services will be cut w .. | Read more..

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View Event: Impact on Melbourne 2010
Impact on Melbourne 2010
These are the events and people who made an impact on MELBOURNE in 2010.. These events and people are either Melburnians or the event took place in Melbourne. Mary MacKillop .. | Read more..

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View Event: In the near future
In the near future
This is what Melbourne's skyline is likely to look like in around 4 years... The city's thriving concrete jungle is sprouting new additions... .. | Read more..

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View Event: Is D24 a tradition that is very famously Melbourne!
Is D24 a tradition that is very famously Melbourne!
Is D24 a tradition that is very famously Melbourne! You would think so! What a grand idea to retain the D24 tower which has stood on top of the Russell Street Police Headquart .. | Read more..

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View Event: Joe Hockey loves Melbourne
Joe Hockey loves Melbourne
NOT everything federal Tourism Minister Joe Hockey says makes sense, but this time he has it right. Mr Hockey says that Sydney (from where he hails) is tired and complacent, e .. | Read more..

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View Event: Lies Fibs and Deceit
Lies Fibs and Deceit
Melburnian's looking for a very funny read cannot go past The Melbourne Times 'Silly Edition' out this week. While you would normally expect to read a Lies Fibs and Deceit editi .. | Read more..

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View Event: Linking Victoria
Linking Victoria
In 2044, Linking Victoria became the biggest transport program in Victoria's history. The Bracks Government's $5 billion Linking Victoria program is revitalising Victoria's tran .. | Read more..

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View Event: Mad March Melbourne 2018
Mad March Melbourne 2018
When: 1st of March 2018 To 31st of March 2018
If there was any dispute as to Australia's leading events city, one only has to look at Melbourne in March to see how many first-class, world events are on. Melbourne is proud o .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne - Sleek City
Melbourne - Sleek City
The $6m Melbourne Gateway scheme symbolises the city's architectural renaissance, writes Joe Rollo, which would not have happened without a series of bold decisions. There's a .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne -v- Sydney
Melbourne -v- Sydney
As the song says, the beat goes on.. Melbourne is better than Sydney Sydney is better than Melbourne Who knows? Who cares? We do! Melbourne is better than Sydney We were .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne Airport Transit Link
Melbourne Airport Transit Link
Melbourne Airport is one of Australia's major international entry points. The Government has investigated a possible Airport Transit Link as part of its Linking Victoria program, w .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne Archive in UN World Register
Melbourne Archive in UN World Register
A Melbourne archive that features the work of one of the first artists in the world to work with laser, sound and image production, Joseph Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotkowski, has been inc .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne has something a bit special about it
Melbourne has something a bit special about it
I was looking for an old image of Melbourne when I came across this page. Beside having a good image, it presents a view of Melbourne which we all share. The article is appeali .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne Museum Fee Cuts - 15/05/2003
Melbourne Museum Fee Cuts - 15/05/2003
MELBOURNE Museum was thrown a lifeline yesterday when the State Government introduced free entry for children and cut adult entry fees by more than half. The cost of an adult ti .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne Spider Invasion
Melbourne Spider Invasion
THE outdoor furniture is so covered in cobwebs it resembles a prop from an Indiana Jones film. Meanwhile, each time you open the car door you plunge your fingers into a web that sp .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne | 2017 World's Most Liveable City
Melbourne | 2017 World's Most Liveable City
Melbourne has been named the world's most liveable city for the 7th year in a row (2017) achieving a near perfect score on the Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) liveability surve .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne | Australia’s Most Romantic City
Melbourne | Australia’s Most Romantic City
Melbourne has once again proven itself as one of the most liveable cities in Australia, topping the nation’s other cities in a recent survey that found Melbourne is the nation's to .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne's Live Music Scene
Melbourne's Live Music Scene
Melbourne's Live Music Scene has had its ups and downs, open and closed doors.. but without doubt, Melbourne remains the live-music capital of Australia. Melbourne's Live Music .. | Read more..

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View Event: Melbourne's PERFECT weekend 2003
Melbourne's PERFECT weekend 2003
THE sun gods are expected to dazzle Victoria's sports lovers on the first day of an action-packed racing weekend. Amoung the hundreds of special events being held this weekend in .. | Read more..

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View Event: MELBOURNE: CHIC HAPPENS
MELBOURNE: CHIC HAPPENS
Just over a decade ago, Australia's second largest city seemed consigned to a rust-belt decline. Now, as Jefferson Penberthy writes, all trends are being reversed by a $15bn reviva .. | Read more..

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View Event: Mzuri | Melbourne Zoo Gorilla
Mzuri | Melbourne Zoo Gorilla
The most famous gorilla at Melbourne Zoo, Mzuri was born on June 3 1984, a son of Melbourne's second female, Yuska. Melbourne Zoos' Gorilla group began in 1980 when a pair, Bulu .. | Read more..

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View Event: Name A Metro Rail Station
Name A Metro Rail Station
VICTORIANS HAVE A ONCE-IN-A-GENERATION OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE THEIR MARK ON MELBOURNE BY NAMING THE NEW METRO TUNNEL STATIONS. Suggest a station name online or visit us at the Mel .. | Read more..

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View Event: National Gallery - A Jewel Repolished
National Gallery - A Jewel Repolished
Today [Thursday 4-12-03] Melbourne's crown jewel -- will be exposed for the first time publicly in 4 years -- cleaned and restored to all its original glory. Interestingly, the .. | Read more..

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View Event: New Road | Melbourne Airport to Western Ring Road
New Road | Melbourne Airport to Western Ring Road
Airport Drive Extension & Steele Creek North Project New Airport Drive now open! Overview: - 3.3 kilometre extension of the existing Airport Drive between Sharps Road and Me .. | Read more..

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View Event: Palace Nightclub on Fire
Palace Nightclub on Fire
Firefighters are battling a blaze at the former Palace nightclub in St Kilda amid fears it could spread to the neighbouring historic Palais Theatre. More than 20 fire engines ar .. | Read more..

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View Event: Princes Bridge Lamps
Princes Bridge Lamps
Lamps return to complete Princes Bridge restoration The last of ten decorative lamps on Princes Bridge will be lifted back into place tonight as the $4.1 million project to rest .. | Read more..

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View Event: Purple Soup Award
Purple Soup Award
Purple Soup, a not-for-profit group that brings adventure into the lives of children with chronic illnesses recently received a prestigious award at an international conference in .. | Read more..

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View Event: Race on to move GP in time
Race on to move GP in time
Melbourne's formula one Grand Prix will be moved from its usual early March date in 2006 to avoid a clash with the Commonwealth Games. "We are a victim of our own success in sco .. | Read more..

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View Event: RACV - Red Spot Survey 2004
RACV - Red Spot Survey 2004
The Red Spot Survey is back again! The last survey, in 2002 attracted thousands of responses and resulted in the State Government allocating more than $3 million to fix problems h .. | Read more..

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View Event: Researching Melbourne’s Past
Researching Melbourne’s Past
The State Library of Victoria has opened its historic collections to a Victoria University researcher, Dr Stefan Schutt. Dr Stefan Schutt will enjoy full access to the collectio .. | Read more..

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View Event: SAVE Melbourne's Old High Court Building
SAVE Melbourne's Old High Court Building
A question mark hangs over the heritage-listed 1928 building in Little Bourke Street, earmarked to make way for the extension of the Supreme Court next door. The Supreme Court o .. | Read more..

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View Event: Siren sounds to start - Waverley Park
Siren sounds to start - Waverley Park
06 July 2003 - DEVELOPER Mirvac yesterday unveiled its grand vision for former football headquarters AFL Park, Waverley. Home seekers had their first opportunity to buy at the s .. | Read more..

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View Event: Snow Forecast for Melbourne CBD
Snow Forecast for Melbourne CBD
April Fool's day... have a nice day! .. | Read more..

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View Event: Southbank Cultural Precinct Redevelopment
Southbank Cultural Precinct Redevelopment
The Southbank Cultural Precinct Redevelopment will re-invigorate this vibrant cultural and community hub, give Melbourne the cultural precinct it deserves - an open, accessible, in .. | Read more..

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View Event: Step in the right direction
Step in the right direction
WHEN and why did Houdini dive in the Yarra River? What is Melbourne's Canvas Town? Where can you find a Jeff Kennett gargoyle? These gems and many more of Melbourne best kept .. | Read more..

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View Event: Streets ahead in GARAGE SALES
Streets ahead in GARAGE SALES
A refreshing new idea revitalising neighbour relationships and winning over the whole community is based on Melbourne's love of garage sales. A street, actually it's a road is t .. | Read more..

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View Event: The Great Tram Robbery
The Great Tram Robbery
After midnight on the morning of 18 August 1901 the Hawthorn horse tram was held up by four masked men as it was proceeding east along Riversdale Road just after leaving Power Stre .. | Read more..

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View Event: The Race That Stops A Nation
The Race That Stops A Nation
On radio they were asking "was there any other city in the world that turned a horse race into a public holiday?" Melbourne did way back in 1861 and continues to, the race tha .. | Read more..

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View Event: Two-storey height limit may spread across city
Two-storey height limit may spread across city
The State Government has opened the door to curbing building heights across Melbourne after backing new limits in the Bayside municipality. Planning Minister Mary Delahunty has .. | Read more..

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View Event: UFO picture a saucer wonder
UFO picture a saucer wonder
WHILE man is making his mark on Mars, some humans are wondering if aliens have zoomed into Melbourne. A mysterious photograph has sparked a UFO frenzy in the city's north. Both .. | Read more..

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View Event: UNESCO City of Literature | Melbourne
UNESCO City of Literature | Melbourne
Bookworm bliss Lovers of the written word have long been drawn to Melbourne’s bohemian culture of bookshops and cafes, from Booker Prize winning novelists to street poets. In .. | Read more..

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View Event: Victoria | Best of Everything
Victoria | Best of Everything
Brand Victoria: Andrews Government unveils $20 million new marketing strategy, logo for state Premier Daniel Andrews unveiled Brand Victoria on Wednesday 12th August 2015 at the .. | Read more..

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View Event: Victoria's Top 20 Attractions
Victoria's Top 20 Attractions
Victoria's top attractions includes 11 that are within walking distance of Melbourne's CBD, one of the reasons Melbourne is so popular with visitors. Federation Square is Victor .. | Read more..

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Melbourne Christmas Day Lunch @ Pullman Albert Park
View Melbourne Christmas Day Lunch @ Pullman Albert Park
Raise a glass and don't lift a finger this Christmas Day. Let us create a memorable celebration | Read On..


International Week of the Italian Cuisine
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Myer's Christmas Windows celebrates a 62 year old tradition in 2017. Since 1956, Myer's gift to the City of Melbourne now attracts an estimated | Read On..

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The Mirror House in Ferntree Gully part of Knox Immerse art festival: Untitled House Mirror to | Read On..

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