Newsletter: This Week 10 - 16 December 2019

Newsletter: This Week 10 - 16 December 2019
Newsletter | #676
Things to do in marvellous Melbourne
10th December 2019 - 16th December 2019

75 Nam Am Nhac Vietnam: Australia Tour
African Music and Cultural Festival
Animalia in Sand | Sand Sculpting Exhibition
Carols by Candlelight at Montsalvat
Charlie's Angels
Cinema Pop Up - Frankston
Come From Away | A New Musical
Elton John | Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour
Fountain of Goose: Federation Square
Friend in Me: Carols by Daylight
Harry Potter Christmas Scavenger Hunt
Hay Mate: A Bush Christmas Appeal
Jo Koy: Just Kidding World Tour
Melbourne's Christmas Festival
Myer Christmas Windows
Presidents Cup
Santa's Magical Kingdom
Shared Christmas Party at Melbourne Zoo
Sugar Republic's Christmasland
Tanglin Gin Tiffin High Tea
Velvet, Iron, Ashes | Ashes Urn Exhibition
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Hay Mate: A Bush Christmas Appeal


Fundraiser farmers charity concert

- Sunday 15th December 2019 ⌘ Mornington Racecourse

A Bush Christmas Appeal is bringing together a cast of Aussie entertainers to raise funds for Rural Aid. Featuring Farnham Jon Stevens Daryl Braithwaite Vanessa Amorosi The Black Sorrows with Vika and Linda Bull Russell Morris John Williamson Tim Wheatley All Our Exes Live in Texas and Little Georgia.

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African Music and Cultural Festival


Music, dancing, arts, cultural performances and African food

- Saturday 14th December 2019 ⌘ Federation Square

With 12 hours of free non-stop entertainment, from live music to dance, fashion, market stalls, DJs and drumming, it's a fantastic day out for the whole family!

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Cinema Pop Up - Frankston


Family, movies, outdoor

- 12-15 December 2019 ⌘ George Pentland Botanic Gardens

Cinema Pop Up is a community based event hosting family friendly movies under the stars for four nights only. Elf, Coco, Aladdin and Home Alone.

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Melbourne's Christmas Festival


Christmas Square Gingerbread Village Christmas Decorations Christmas Projections

- Sat 30 Nov - Tue 24 Dec

The annual Christmas festival transforms the city into a magical place and celebrates the spirit of Christmas in true Melbourne style. Between Christmas drinks and shopping for gifts party food and something nice to wear Christmas can be an expensive time of year. Never fear there's plenty of free festive fun in Melbourne from a rendezvous with Santa to Myer's famous Christmas windows.

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Harry Potter Christmas Scavenger Hunt


Family, children, Magical Christmas Quest, Christmas Festival

- Sunday 15th December 2019 ⌘ Melbourne

Harry Potter lovers! It's time to dust off your wizard robes, grab your broomstick and get ready for a magical adventure in Melbourne. Solve cryptic clues, complete activities and discover the secrets of our city in this very special scavenger hunt, developed in partnership with JK Rowling's Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

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Presidents Cup 2019


World-class team competition

- 9-15 December 2019 ⌘ Royal Melbourne Golf Club

The 13th Presidents Cup will be contested at Royal Melbourne Golf Club, the only international venue to host this prestigious international team competition for the third time. Top players from the United States are pitted against an International Team culled from the ranks of the finest golfers outside Europe.

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Animalia in Sand | Sand Sculpting Exhibition


World's first Sand Sculpting Exhibition with augmented reality technology

- Until April 2020 ⌘ Boneo Discovery Park

Animalia in Sand brings to life the much-loved classic children's book by Graeme Base through 26 giant sand sculptures created by some of the world's most renowned sand sculptors. See the sculptures come alive through our innovative sand and screen immersive experience.

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Velvet Iron Ashes | Ashes Urn Exhibition


Free exhibition

- Until 12 July 2020 ⌘ State Library

Velvet Iron Ashes opens up a new way of seeing our history and reveals as never before how our stories intersect. Find out how the armour of infamous bushranger Ned Kelly is connected to cricket's celebrated Ashes Urn how fairy floss is connected to Victoria's Latrobe Valley electricity industry and why the granddaughter of one of our prime ministers once wore a glittering velvet cloak that symbolised the Murray-Darling irrigation scheme.

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Myer Christmas Windows


Family Christmas Things to do exhibition

- Daily ⌘ Myer's Bourke Street Mall Windows

Myer Christmas Windows is a free exhibition open every day 7am - 11pm. The 2019 theme is based on the Gumnut Babies by May Gibbs.

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Santa's Magical Kingdom


Daily uids Family Christmas Circus

- Until Christmas Eve ⌘ Caulfield Racecourse

The magic of Christmas comes alive at Santa's Magical Kingdom with an interactive walk-through wonderland that includes everything you love about the festive season. Enjoy Snow Land where the snow falls decorate your own gingerbread at Gingerbread Land meet Mrs Claus at the Story time ares write a letter to Santa meet Santa and unlimited amusement rides.

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Queens of the Damned - Prison Dinner Experience


The Gaol Experience Theatre Restaurant

- Saturday 14th December 2019 ⌘ Old Melbourne Gaol

You have been sentenced to an evening behind bars at Melbourne's MOST WANTED night out! Be brought to face justice as you check in to the ultimate Dinner Theatre experience at the Old Melbourne Gaol City Watch House...

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Summer Night Market | Queen Vic Market


Food drinks entertainment nights

- Wednesday nights 5pm to 10pm ⌘ Queen Victoria Market

Melbourne's original and favourite Night Market returns to Queen Vic Market for its biggest summer yet. Explore all the delicious street food stalls great shopping and enjoy free live entertainment.

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Magic & Illusion Show


Things to do dinner and show magic & illusion

- Friday Nights ⌘ Marriott Melbourne Hotel

Witness miracles upclose at Melbourne's #1 magic & illusion show showcased every Friday at the 5 Star Marriott Hotel.

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Sunset Safari at Werribee Open Range Zoo


Family experience adventure animals

- Until March 2020 ⌘ Werribee Open Range Zoo

Spend an incredible night out with some of the world's most iconic animals. Adventure onto the Savannah for a guided sunset tour feast with friends at an intimate dinner and enjoy an immersive performance that showcases the rhythm of Africa.

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American Express Openair Cinema


Outdoor cinema films movie under the stars

- Until 20 December 2019 ⌘ St Kilda

Bringing a season of good times with live music sunset drinks food fun and films. The early return of the popular outdoor cinema this spring will play host to an array of festival-vibe entertainment with some exclusive benefits available for American Express Card Members.

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Shared Christmas Party at Melbourne Zoo


Christmas, Party, Food,

- Thursday 19 December 2019 ⌘ Melbourne Zoo

Looking for an exciting and unique Christmas Party that's all-inclusive: Entertainment, Styling, Canapes & Drinks with everything already organised? Then our Shared Christmas Party is purrrrfect for small or larger groups looking to have all the (Christmas) bells and whistles that come with a grand end of year celebrations, without having to organise a thing (apart from that special outfit)!

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Sugar Republic's Christmasland


Sweets Family fun sweet tooth Christmas party packages

- Until 23 December 2019 ⌘ 379 Smith Street Fitzroy

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Melbourne's jolliest pop-up experience! This season the old MacRobertson chocolate factory in Fitzroy has been transformed by Sugar Republic into a celebration of Christmas joy through 10 immersive festive spaces to delight Christmas enthusiasts of any age.

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VR Experience - save 20%


Intro offer: Book by December 31 to save 20%


Blending the escape room concept with a full 3D cinematic experience to deliver a unique, immersive and mind-blowing adventure. Played in groups of 2, 3 or 4 players where each player has their own dedicated room - you will talk to each other, walk around, bend, throw objects and collaborate together to solve the puzzles and challenges.

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Come From Away | A New Musical


Show musical stage show theatre

- Matinee and Nightly ⌘ Comedy Theatre

Best Musical: COME FROM AWAY takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that put their lives on hold and opened their homes to this world of strangers.

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Tanglin Gin Tiffin High Tea


Gin, High Tea, Tanglin Gin, Afternoon High Tea, Limited Time

- 18-19 January 2020 ⌘ Stamford Plaza Melbourne

New to the gin market and hailing from Singapore, Tanglin Gin sets the mood for an immersive event with three bespoke cocktails: Summer Gimlet, Tanglin Negroni (made from a secret recipe) and the Orchid G&T, accompanied by a culturally-rich menu.

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Live Shows


Gig guide live music music festivals rock concerts coming to Melbourne.

a-ha + Rick Astley

Backstreet Boys

Iron Maiden | Legacy of the Beast World Tour

Lenny Kravitz

Melbourne Zoo Twilights 2020

Rex Orange County

Rod Stewart | The Hits! Tour

Simple Minds

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This Weekend..


Things to do in Melbourne this weekend

75 Nam Am Nhac Vietnam: Australia Tour 2019

Carols by Candlelight at Montsalvat

Charlie's Angels

Elton John | Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Fountain of Goose: Federation Square

Friend in Me: Carols by Daylight

Jo Koy: Just Kidding World Tour

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Melbourne

Featured Christmas Day



- Wednesday 25th December 2019 ⌘ Melbourne

Book Now for Christmas Day dining..

See Christmas Day..


Melbourne

Christmas Day Lunch at Hotel Chadstone


Celebrate Christmas day with friends and family in Melbourne's newest luxury hotel Hotel Chadstone Melbourne MGallery by Sofitel.

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Christmas Day Lunch by the River at Southbank


BearBrass will be open on Christmas Day from 11am we are offering a 3 course Festive Lunch menu with shared entrees a choice of 4 main courses and a shared dessert board for $100 per person.

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Featured New Years Eve


- Tuesday 31st December 2019 ⌘ Melbourne

Book now for these New Years Eve parties.

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Melbourne

New Years Eve Docklands - H2o Harbourside


Located on Melbourne's magnificent Newquay Promenade H2oh! is one of Melbourne's exclusive NYE Events. Its without doubt Melbourne's longest running NYE Party & certainly the event that Showcases Melbourne at its best!!

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New Year's Eve at BearBrass Southbank


Join us at BearBrass at Southgate and celebrate New Year's Eve right by the Yarra River with the best views of the fireworks over the city. Secure a sweet spot this NYE at BearBrass right on the banks of the Yarra overlooking the city with midnight fireworks going on above in front of & around you.

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Melbourne

New Year's Eve Waterfront Party at Ludlow Bar


Let us look after you this NYE at Ludlow from 7pm enjoy a premium canape & drinks package the atmosphere is electric with party goers wandering the promenade DJs cranking the party dance tunes and culminating at midnight with the incredible views of the Melbourne Fireworks going off from all the city roof tops in front of and around you.

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Melbourne

Hophaus Summer Garden NYE Festival


With one of the best vantage points in Southbank overlooking the river city and fireworks! Join Hophaus for our Summer Garden NYE Festival with Live Music DJs and the best views of the fireworks.

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Melbourne

New Year's Eve at Temperance Hotel


Join the party at Temperance Hotel on Chapel St to ring in the new year with Melbourne's Best DJs 9pm til late. No Cover Charge. OR indulge in our: VIP COCKTAIL PARTY 7-10pm

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Markets Near You


The Make It Collective | Christmas market @ Melbourne Museum

Suitcase Rummage | South Melbourne

Vegan Market - FedSquare

Saturday Christmas Market | Arts Centre

Soul Night Market | Brighton Beach

Nicholas Building Makers Market 2019

Inchmeal Christmas Market | Notting Hill

East Brunswick Village Makers Market

Wine by Sam Christmas Market

Christmas A'Fair Exhibition | Alcove Art Shop

Mermaid Sorority | Frankston Makers Market

Ashburton Artisan Market

South Side Flea Market

Casey Central Night Market

Eltham Design Market

Sir William Fry Reserve Market

St Kilda Twilight Market

Grantville Christmas Market 2019

Clarinda Art and Craft Market

Sisters' Market @ Brunswick

Mornington Racecourse Craft Market

Yarra Glen Racecourse Craft Market

Fitzroy Market

Castlemaine Artists' Market

Essendon North Craft Market

Stawell Show Market

Cherry Lake Lions Club of Altona Market

Moonee Ponds Market

Rose Street Artists' Market

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Computer Markets

Garage Sales


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