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Monday 25th September 2017


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Charity | Fundraisers


Big Heart Appeal 2017
Big Heart Appeal 1-30 September Heart disease does not discriminate – it affects young and old, men and women. It is still the single biggest killer of Australians, taking a life every 26 minutes. Please register as a volunteer doorknocker to help to fund vital re..
Location: Melbourne 
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
September is the time to honour children with cancer and the community that supports them. Events and fundraisers are held throughout the entire month to shine a spotlight on this indiscriminate disease. Help us find a cure. Since 1993, we've invested over $36..
Location: Melbourne 
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The Asterix Club: Brownlow Charity Night
On 25th of September come join us at The George on Collins to watch the Brownlow in style. with all Proceeds go to Challenge, supporting kids with cancer. ​ The Asterix name was bestowed upon Corey Mckernan by one of his friends whilst watching the Brownlow many..
Location:Georges on Collins | Melbourne
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Children | Family


AllSportz | School Holiday Programme - Prahran
Holiday Program School Holiday Program - Sports Clinic AllSportz September 25, 26 27 & 28 - closed 29th September due to Grand final weekend October 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 Orrong Romanis Recreation Centre - 2 Molesworth St, Prahran 3181 Sports Holiday Program, It..
Location:2 Molesworth Street Prahran 
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Aqua Fun Park
Welcome to Aqua Fun Park located at the Melbourne Cable Park. The Aqua Fun Park is a purpose built fun park located on a man made lake built lake located at the National Water Sports Centre. Sessions commence every hour and last for 50 minutes. You must arrive at ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Melbourne Cable Park | Bangholme
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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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Big Monsters | Woodgrove Shopping Centre
This school holidays, Woodgrove Shopping Centre will turn itself into Australia’s epicentre of monster truck madness! Four tailored displays and special activities will appeal to children of all ages, not to mention their mums, dads, uncles, grandma’s and monster truck ..
Location:Woodgrove Shopping Centre | VIC 3337
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BrickMan Experience | LEGO Exhibition @ Harbour Town
Made from more than five million LEGO® bricks, the Brickman Experience will sprout in Harbour Town Melbourne, providing a fun and interactive experience that will keep the kids entertained this spring and summer. Opening in time for the school holidays on the 23rd o..
Location:District Docklands | Harbour Town Melbourne | Docklands
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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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Children's Week | Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2017
Children’s Week: 25-28 September & 2-5 October 2017 Treat the kids to a day of adventure amongst the brilliant colour of the Tulips. The best bit? Kids entry to the festival is free! We have a fantastic line up of Children’s entertainment. ..
Location:Tesselaar Tulip Farm | Silvan
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Chinese Museum's Children's Treasure Hunt
Zheng He Treasure Hunt Navigate your way through history with the Chinese Museum's Children's Treasure Hunt. Your guide is the famous Chinese navigator Zheng He, who lived during the time of the Ming Dynasty and explored new lands as the admiral of China's navy. ..
Location:Chinese Museum | Melbourne
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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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Dangerous & Deadly at SEA LIFE Melbourne
Discover the Dangerous & Deadly at SEA LIFE Melbourne Embark on a Dangerous & Deadly adventure at SEA LIFE Melbourne this school holidays and discover more about the most unique creatures which call the underwater world home. Journey through the attraction and b..
Location:Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium | Melbourne
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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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Hazel's Circus Suitcase
Tonnes of Tricks and Gaggles of Giggles Internationally acclaimed juggler Hazel Bock, former Circus Oz star and fresh from her successful European tour, is back with a brand new 45 minute spectacular "Hazel’s Circus Suitcase”. This show brings your imagination to l..
Location:Meat Market | North Melbourne
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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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I Hate Children Children's Show | Melbourne Fringe Festival
The world's meanest award-winning magician and world-class child hater Paul Dabek, arrives to Melbourne for the first time ever to tame your children! Your little monsters are the stars of this award-winning magic show that's truly fun for the whole family. Your chil..
Location:The Melba Spiegeltent | Collingwood
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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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Josh Cohen School of Music Holiday Program
The Josh Cohen School of music will be running a school holiday program this spring holidays. Our holiday program is designed for kids aged between seven and twelve to experience a unique curriculum of aural training, listening, performance, songwriting, music hist..
Location:35a Station Street Malvern 
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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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Lights By DreamWorks - The Experience
Shrek, Kung Fu Panda and friends light up Watergardens Town Centre these school holidays! Watergardens Town Centre, Taylors Lakes Saturday 23 September to Sunday 8 October 2017 For the very first time in Australia, the unique and immersive ‘Lights by DreamWo..
Location:Watergardens Town Centre | Taylors Lakes
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MADE for School Holiday Fun
These school holidays at MADE (Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka) kids can grab a trail journal and discover the sites of the Eureka Stockade story. Children are given a trail map and journal that takes them on a journey through the sites of Eureka Stockade, ..
Location:Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka | M.A.D.E. | Ballarat
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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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NINJAGO® DAYS AT LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
Ready, steady, NINJA-GO! These school holidays, LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Melbourne is calling for mini ninjas to join the squad and help defend against the invasion of Garmadon’s Shark Army. In celebration of the launch of The LEGO® NINJAGO® Movie™, this school..
Location:LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre | Chadstone
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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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Polly Woodside | School Holiday Program
Visit the Polly Woodside these school holidays and learn tricks of the trade. Fun and interactive storytelling with a wide variety of stories, songs and activities. Stories are read aboard the Polly Woodside or, in inclement weather, down below deck! ..
Location:Polly Woodside | South Wharf
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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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School Holiday time at Springvale Indoor!
No need to worry about Melbourne's unpredictable weather at Springvale Indoor Sports as we have both heating and cooling systems! Come and enjoy our cafe and relax while the little ones explore our Space jump world! Open every day of the school holidays from 10..
Location:Springvale Indoor Sports Centre | Springvale South
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School Holidays @ Aviation Museum
Stuck for something to do with the kids these holidays? How about a visit to the Australian National Aviation Museum at Moorabbin Airport. With one of the most important collections of aircraft and engines in Australia this is a fantastic place for those interes..
Location:Australian National Aviation Museum | Moorabbin
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School Holidays @ Sovereign Hill
During the 1850s gold rush, thousands flocked to the goldfields in search of their fortune, and this year, visitors of the feathered and furry variety are flocking to Sovereign Hill! From Saturday 23rd September – Sunday 8th October, Sovereign Hill will come alive with..
Location:Sovereign Hill | Ballarat | Ballarat
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School Holidays Melbourne Guide | Spring
Our guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 22 to October 9, 2017. Scroll down the page to [Related Links] for dated activities. See All Day Long Activity Guide for activities that last 'all day' 10/10**** ..
Location: Melbourne 
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School Holidays | Arthurs Seat Eagle Skylift
The unpredictability of Melbourne weather makes planning in advance for school holidays pretty hard! Luckily our enclosed gondolas allow you to soar on the Eagle rain, hail or shine! Across the two weeks there will be lots of fun for the whole family to enjoy incl..
Location:Arthurs Seat Eagle | Skylift | Arthurs Seat
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School Holidays | Ice Skating O'Brien
Live performances from State and National Figure Skaters From Saturday 1 July to Sunday 16 July at O’Brien Group Arena, visitors will experience live performances from State and National champions skating to iconic family soundtracks. These champion skaters will b..
Location:O'Brien Group Arena | Docklands
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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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Skate into Carnivale under the Big Top at O'Brien Group Arena
Skate into Carnivale under the Big Top at the O’Brien Group Arena these spring school holidays from Saturday 23 September to Sunday 8 October. All the fun of fair will be on the ice at O’Brien Group Arena these school holidays with circus performers and circus skills..
Location:O'Brien Group Arena | Docklands
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Sleeping Beauty | Pantomime
Carole-Ann Gill presents Sleeping Beauty, the favourite story of all time is coming in September as the premier pantomime for 2017. Sleeping Beauty is cursed on the day of her christening by a BAD fairy but saved by her Fairy Godmother and a handsome prince, many, m..
Location:St John's Anglican Church | Malvern East | Malvern East
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Spring School Holi-YAYS! Luna Park
Go Carnival Crazy at Luna Park - School Holidays Leave the winter chill behind and ‘spring’ into Luna Park these September school holidays for the ultimate carnival experience! With three new rides, spring will be carnival-tastic if you spend it at Luna Park! Throu..
Location:Luna Park | St Kilda
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Spring School Holidays at Melbourne Museum
This spring we'll be exploring the world of Bugs. Make a bug, see a bug, be a bug. Visit the special touring hall exhibition Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers, and then see the Bugs Alive exhibition in Melbourne Museum's Science and Life Gallery. Family activitie..
Location:Melbourne Museum | Carlton
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Spring School Holidays at Museums Victoria
It’s all happening at Museum Victoria these spring school holidays! Head over to Melbourne Museum where we'll be exploring the world of Bugs. Make a bug, see a bug, be a bug. Visit the special touring hall exhibition Bug Lab: Little Bugs, Super Powers, and then see ..
Location: Melbourne 
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Story Island | Castlemaine Library
Castlemaine Library (Barker Street, Castlemaine), 1 September to 14 October 2017 Enjoy the magical world of children’s book illustrations in Story Island! Between 2016 and 2018 this delightful exhibition of works from Australia's favourite children's book illust..
Location:Barker Street, Castlemaine 
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The Footy District | Harbour Town School Holidays
PUNT, TORP, SPECKY – These September school holidays Harbour Town Melbourne and the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel host The Footy District, the ultimate AFL fun for kids! Everyday between 12pm – 4pm from Saturday 23rd September to Sunday 8th October children can t..
Location:District Docklands | Harbour Town Melbourne | Docklands
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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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Circus


Silvers Grand Magic Circus | Maribyrnong
Australia's "best" circus is the incredible Silvers Grand Magic Circus. Suitable for all ages, the show includes the Phoenix Riders in the Globe of Death, the Wheel of Steel, aerial acts, clowns and the latest in Los Vegas illusions. Established in 1976, Silver's ..
Location:Corner Wattle Road and Rosamond Road,  Maribyrnong 
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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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Michael Shafar - Kosher Bacon | Melbourne Fringe Festival
After a SOLD OUT season of Jewish-ish at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Michael Shafar debuts his new show Kosher Bacon at Melbourne Fringe Festival As seen on SBS’s RAW Comedy, the Laugh Factory’s Funniest Person in the World Competition and Channel 3..
Location:Lithuanian Club | North Melbourne
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Paul Dabek - Look At Me | Melbourne Fringe Festival
Dressed to impress, Paul Dabek brings his award winning magic show to Melbourne. Stand-up comic, magician and international showman Paul Dabek is set to burst onto the Melbourne stage after a multi award-winning sell-out season at the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Dresse..
Location:The Melba Spiegeltent | Collingwood
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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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Community Events


Men's Shed Week 2017
During ‘Men’s Shed Week’ members showcase their shed by: • Holding an OPEN DAY • Running a BBQ • Invite everyone to share a cuppa and a chat MEN’S SHED WEEK CELEBRATES SHEDS #DOINGLOCALGOOD A Men’s Shed is a dedicated, welcoming shared place where men come..
Location: 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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Concerts | Music


Bird's Basement Octet
Every Monday at Bird's, we will have our new regular show: Bird's Basement Octet conducted by Maestro Gianni Turcio. About Gianni Turcio Throughout his career Gianni Turcio has accompanied most of Australia's well known singers as well as overseas artists, includ..
When: Monday
Location:Bird's Basement | Melbourne
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DanTDM
DanTDM, one of the world’s biggest YouTubers is on tour…..again! Featuring fun for all the family, however old, join Dan and his friends as they embark on an Australian national tour! Dan’s videos have amassed over 18 million subscribers and over 10 billion views..
Location:Plenary | Melbourne Convention Centre | Melbourne
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Live @ Northcote Social Club
Northcote Social Club presents the very best of live music and has become one of Melbourne's premier and favourite music venues. What's On this week.. View What's On @ Northcote Social Club Open Mon 4pm–late Tue to Thu Midday–late Fri & Sat Midday–3am Sun ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Northcote Social Club | Northcote
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Live @ The Toff
Live entertainment every night @ The Toff, Swanston St Walk, Melbourne. The Toff’s stage room hosts the full spectrum of Australian performing arts including music (from pop to country to ensembles), dance, comedy, and theatre, as well as touring international ..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Toff in Town | Melbourne
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The Global Village - Live Music | September
Wot's LIVE is an acoustic music gig guide from Global Village, PBS FM. The Global Village - Wot's on Worldwide, acoustic and folk music gig-guide. Check out these live gigs in and round Melbourne. The Global Village - Wot's on Last updated: Thursday 31 ..
Location: Melbourne 
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Conferences | Conventions


Melbourne Juggling Convention 2017
Melbourne Juggling Convention returns once again. Melbourne Juggling Convention is a 4-day circus festival in the heart of Melbourne. Workshops, performances, networking, and heaps of juggling fun! Friday 22nd September - Monday 25th September. Event Venues 1..
Location:Circus Oz Hub | Collingwood
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Culinary | Wine & Dining


Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | Melbourne
Dining on culinary delights and touring scenic streets surrounded by all the sights, the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant is a historic and iconic part of any experience in the city. Dining in Melbourne can be a fabulous experience, especially aboard our famous fleet of h..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | South Melbourne
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Fulcrum - Pop-up Degustation Dinner
Fulcrum is a Melbourne based pop up dinner event presented to you by Chefs Chris Henderson and Jamie Chadwick. A six course meal with optional matching beverages and additional snacks and accompaniments, held this time at Rivers Edge Events Centre. Our monthly exp..
Location:River's Edge | Docklands
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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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P.I.I.T.P Show Bag
All the Fun of the Fair Ground Nothing beats a ride on a carousel other than your take home bag of treats and sweetness. To celebrate the Royal Melbourne Show Proof is in the Pudding have put together your very own P.I.I.T.P Show Bag! Completely customisable t..
Location:Proof is in the Pudding | South Yarra
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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


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland®
Magnificently theatrical and bursting with invention, Christopher Wheeldon’s full-length Alice brings to life the vivid visions of Lewis Carroll’s classic book. Wheeldon, The Royal Ballet’s resident choreographer, has delighted Australian audiences with After the Rain© ..
Location:State Theatre | Southbank
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SELF
Michael Ralph in association with Hucklebuck Productions and Melbourne Fringe are pleased to present the world premiere of Michael Ralph’s ground-breaking dance theatre production SELF. SELF is a thought-provoking journey into the psyche of an Artist and the human co..
Location:Chapel Off Chapel | Prahran
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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 | Expo | Launch


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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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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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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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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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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Mad Hatters spring into Kilmore
Welcome in Spring at the Artmakers mill in Kilmore. The Artmakers mill affords you the chance to view and purchase your exotic creation for the Spring Racing Carnival. Gallery open to the public This exhibition is now continuing until 29 September, with a ..
Location:36 Sydney Street Kilmore 
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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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Pivot | Melbourne Fringe
Live Art You can’t see without a saw. Pivot will help balance things out. Consider this an invitation to join the conversation. For the duration of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival, our city will transform into a playground for adults with Pivot, a live ar..
Location:Federation Square |
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Royal Melbourne Show 2017
The Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria’s largest and most iconic annual community event, will be held from Saturday 23 September to Tuesday 3 October 2017 at Melbourne Showgrounds. Conducted annually by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), the Royal Melbour..
Location:Melbourne Showgrounds | Ascot Vale
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Royal Melbourne Show Dairy Cattle Competition 2017
Be part of Victoria’s largest and most iconic agricultural event, the Royal Melbourne Show, through an innovative program comprising the All Breeds Elite Dairy Heifer Show and the Dairy Youth Handlers Classic competitions. The Dairy Youth Handlers Classic Scholarship..
Location:Melbourne Showgrounds | Ascot Vale
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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 h..
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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Turning Trash to Treasure
South Melbourne Market is wholly owned and operated by the City of Port Phillip, and is committed to the council’s Toward Zero goal. Toward Zero is the City of Port Phillip’s strategy for responding to climate change. The strategy has been developed in response to co..
Location:South Melbourne Market | South Melbourne
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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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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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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 Bit na Ta
Forged by friendship, a Bit na Ta (Source of the Sea) is a multimedia installation of transformative impressions of the Tolai people of Papua New Guinea’s East New Britain province. For over a century (1875 – 1975) the Tolai community’s strength and capacity to survive ..
Location:Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre | Carlton
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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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Albert Tucker | Australian Stories
ALBERT TUCKER AUSTRALIAN STORIES Date: 2 September 2017 6 February 2018 Location: Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery Curator/s: Sue Cramer Admission: Free with Museum Pass Admission info Members: Free entry Join now Albert Tucker began painting o..
Location:Heide | Museum of Modern Art | Bulleen
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Angela Brennan: Forms of life
Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 to Sunday 25 Feb 2018 Forms of life is a response by Melbourne-based artist Angela Brennan to the University of Melbourne’s collection of Greek and Cypriot artefacts. Featuring a newly-commissioned body of work, Brennan’s ceramics, drawings an..
Location:Ian Potter Museum of Art | Parkville
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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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Ash Keating: Gravity System Response
GRAVITY SYSTEM RESPONSE ASH KEATING PROGRAM RUNS: FRI SEPTEMBER 01 - TUE OCTOBER 31 Exploring the energy of paint, air, water and gravity combined, GRAVITY SYSTEM RESPONSE is a series of six canvas panels by renowned Melbourne-based artist, ASH KEATING. Install..
Location:The Substation | Newport | Newport
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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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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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Debra Luccio | A Decade of Dance
A Decade of Dance celebrates ten years of artwork inspired by dance companies from The New York City Ballet to The Australian Ballet by award winning artist Debra Luccio. This evocative and exciting exhibition brings together fifty-six artworks showcasing the artist’s h..
Location:Fortyfive Downstairs | Melbourne
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Del Kathryn Barton: The Highway is a Disco
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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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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Exhibitions September | BlackCat Gallery
You are invited to the opening reception on Fri 15 September at 6-8 pm. Exhibition will be held from 14 Sep - Oct 3 Gallery 1: #ubiquity by Wolfe Girardin Jodoin Wolfe Girardin Jodoin is a multidisciplinary artist from Montreal, Canada. His drawing series #ubiq..
Location:BlackCat Gallery | Collingwood
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Frank Hodgkinson - Sense of Place
Frank Hodgkinson (1919-2001) was one of Australia’s foremost abstract painters and artists. He was drawn to the Australian landscape in general and Aboriginal culture in particular in all its manifestations. His curiosity with Aboriginal art and culture called him t..
Location:Burrinja Cultural Centre | Upwey
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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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Gareth Sansom
GARETH SANSOM FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE GROUND LEVEL 15 SEP 17 – 28 JAN 18 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Victorian artist Gareth Sansom is one of Australia’s most highly regarded painters. A pre-eminent figure of the Australian avant-garde for o..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre- NGV Australia | Melbourne
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Garry Bish: The inside story
Garry Bish: The inside story 9 September – 11 November Throughout the centuries painters have recorded their worlds on the wall of the ceramic vessel, a challenging space that distorts and curves as it wraps around the free-standing form. Through his practice,..
Location:Bendigo Art Gallery | Bendigo
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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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Hans Schiebold | Urban Stroll
FAC - Function Centre 17 August - 21 October Inner city and urban landscapes, significant Melbourne landmarks and characteristic architectural features from the past and the present form the basis of Hans’s paintings. Artwork (detail) Let's Have Some Fun FAC C..
Location:Frankston Arts Centre Galleries | Frankston
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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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Heartlands 2017 Arts Project
The Heartlands 2017 Arts Project is an exhibition of creative works from artists from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds. AMES Australia is supporting a range of artists through a professional development and exhibition program to enable them to share their storie..
Location:Box Hill Community Arts Centre |
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Hedonism - Meet The Maker
Hedonism features the humble baseball cap as you've never seen it before. Over 30 contemporary, fine and street artists have decorated, embellished, painted, sculpted, modified or destroyed a white baseball cap for this exhibition. Are they art? Are they wearabl..
Location:Lord Coconut | 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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I AM in EZ | Photo Exhibition
I AM in EZ Photo Exhibition - Capturing stories of Leaders An exhibition of photographic works curated by Chng Huck Theng (the founder of One East Museum) with the objective to connect beautiful people and to further show case the powerful attributions and contributi..
Location:SpACE@Collins | Melbourne
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Japanese Pop Art Show
14-26 September 2017 “Japanese Pop Art Show” Part of Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017 Pop & Modern Japanese Art. More than 70 art works will be exhibited. Open Hours: 12-5pm daily (expect Monday) Opening Night: 15(Friday) September 6pm-8:30pm refresh..
Location:Collingwood Gallery | Collingwood
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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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Josh Brnjac
White Street Light Boxes 10 Aug - 10 Dec White Street Mall, Wells Street, Frankston Stunning Frankston coastline captured by local young entrepreneur and landscape photographer, Josh Brnjac. Exhibited in large scale light boxes back lit at night in FAC's public ..
Location:Frankston Arts Centre Galleries | Frankston
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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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Karen Barnes | There's a Currawong in the Garden
FAC - Atrium Gallery 3 August - 21 October Karen works primarily with hard ground etchings that are inspired by her strong sense of wonder coupled with hours of observing nature and a love of drawing. Artwork (detail) Karen Barnes, There's a Currawong in the Gard..
Location:Frankston Arts Centre Galleries | Frankston
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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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Kirsten Bresciani - Florascopic
Remember the simple joy of a kaleidoscope as a child…looking down that tube full of magical colours? Melbourne photographer Kirsten Bresciani has used that childhood memory, along with her love of flowers, plants, travel and architecture to create an exhibition of i..
Location:Town Hall Gallery | Hawthorn
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Light Buoys | New Docklands Sculpture
Melbourne's new science fiction-inspired sculpture 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 glow..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Yarra's Edge | Melbourne
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Lilli Waters | Plastic Fish
PLASTIC FISH by Lilli Waters OPENING 21ST SEPTEMBER 2017 CLOSING 4TH OCTOBER 2017 Melbourne based photographer Lilli Waters presents the photographic series ‘Plastic Fish’, an invitation into a vibrant world abundant with iridescent objects, where fish dwell am..
Location:Junior Space | Fitzroy
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Loralee Newitt | This is How the Grape Becomes Wine
OPENING 14TH SEPTEMBER 2017 CLOSING 10TH OCTOBER 2017 This is How the Grape Becomes Wine is a mediation on the mysterious chain that links one thing to another in the very human nature of being, becoming and finally became. The grape becomes wine, through processes ..
Location:Junior Space | Fitzroy
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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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Maria Colaidis - Fragments
EXHIBITION: MARIA COLAIDIS - FRAGMENTS "These images represent a small selection of a larger body of work titled ‘fragments’. They represent a personal journey taken over a number of years, exploring my thoughts, feelings, turning points and realisations. Image..
Location:Montsalvat | Eltham
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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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Michael Lin | Federation
MICHAEL LIN FEDERATION, 2017 FREE ENTRY NGV INTERNATIONAL GROUND LEVEL, FEDERATION COURT 18 AUG – NOV OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Federation is a newly commissioned floor painting by renowned Taiwanese artist Michael Lin. Hand-painted in collaboration with local Me..
Location:NGV International | 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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Past Legacy: Present Tense
PAST LEGACY PRESENT TENSE FREE ENTRY NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE LEVEL 3, INDIGENOUS ART 1 SEP 17 – JAN 2018 OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY Past Legacy: Present Tense looks at Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from city and bush studios who have..
Location:The Ian Potter Centre- NGV Australia | 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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Richard Simpkin | Locals of Frankston
Locals of Frankston by Richard Simpkin FAC Mezzanine 26 June – 21 Oct Free Entry In December 2014 photographer and author Richard Simpkin came to Frankston and Cube 37 to shoot the photographic exhibition Locals of Frankston. Richard photographed and documented..
Location:Frankston Arts Centre Galleries | Frankston
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Rozalind Drummond | Process Blue Nature Trips Corduroy Pine Shelving
ROZALIND DRUMMOND PROCESS BLUE, NATURE TRIPS, CORDUROY, PINE SHELVING September 13, 2017 - October 22, 2017 A half-way house and alternative school once located near Bundoora Homestead, ‘Kingsbury’ forms the backdrop to Rozalind Drummond’s exhibition. In the..
Location:Bundoora Homestead | Bundoora
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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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Stacey Zass & Benedict Deane - Johns The River
EXHIBITION: STACEY ZASS AND BENEDICT DEANE-JOHNS - THE RIVER The River is an initiative of visual artist Stacey Zass and orchestral composer Benedict Deane-Johns. This collaboration sees the coming together of two artists who are established, successful and well ..
Location:Montsalvat | Eltham
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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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Susan Hase - Small Works
EXHIBITION: SUSAN HASE - SMALL WORKS "Having completed my Master of Fine Arts at RMIT Melbourne I began painting at Montsalvat, about six years ago. My practice includes still life and life painting, working on developing my own style. The landscapes presented at..
Location:Montsalvat | Eltham
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Tarrawarra International 2017: All That Is Solid
All that is solid… is the third exhibition in the TarraWarra International series, designed to showcase leading contemporary art practice in a global context. The Australian and international artists in this exhibition depict precarious histories, and their art offe..
Location:TarraWarra Museum of Art | Healesville
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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 27 August 2017 - 7 November 2017 Open 10AM–5PM Daily In celebration of the seventieth anniversary of the House of Dior, one of the world’s most prestigious couture houses, the..
Location:NGV International | Melbourne
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The Joseph Brown Collection
NGV Australia Free entry OPEN 10AM–5PM DAILY 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 gall..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:The Ian Potter Centre- NGV Australia | 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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VAS Spring 2017 Exhibition
EXHIBITION VAS SPRING EXHIBITION 16TH SEPTEMBER - 3RD OCTOBER 2017 OPENING: TUESDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 7:00PM VIEWING UNTIL: TUESDAY 3RD OCTOBER 2017 12:00PM The Victorian Artists Society is pleased to present its annual Spring Exhibition featuri..
Location:Victorian Artists Society | East Melbourne
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Wendy Grace | Sense of Place
FAC - Curved Wall Gallery 10 Aug - 14 Oct Monday - Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 9am-2pm Free Entry + Artwork for Sale Sense of place is a new series of work by painter and photographer Wendy Grace. These gorgeous organic abstract works drop you into an ethereal p..
Location:Frankston Arts Centre Galleries | Frankston
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Fashion


Blushing Bar at Emporium Melbourne
To celebrate Melbourne Fashion Week, Emporium Melbourne will be serving FREE signature cocktails at its one night only pop-up bar, Blushing Bar! The luxe Blushing Bar (located on Level 1 of Emporium Melbourne) will be serving a customised ”Blushing” cocktail to all c..
Location:Emporium Melbourne | Melbourne
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Festivals | Fairs


Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia
The second chapter of “Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia” will once again bind India and Australia in a colourful and collaborative tapestry of the arts. India’s cultural diversity, both contemporary and classic, encompassing dance, music, theatre, puppetr..
Location: Melbourne 
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Greater Dandenong Children's Festival 2017
City of Greater Dandenong is hosting the annual Children’s Festival – now in its sixth year. The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Animal Kingdom’ so get ready to let your imaginations run wild! The festival features an assortment of activities to entertain, ed..
Location: Dandenong 
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Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017
2017 MELBOURNE FRINGE FESTIVAL: 14 Sept – 1 Oct The Melbourne Fringe Festival is Victoria's most vibrant independent arts showcase, developing, championing and celebrating the independent arts. Melbourne Fringe has grown and evolved over 34 years and is now one of..
Location: Melbourne 
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Oktoberfest at Southgate
Hophaus brings Munich to Melbourne for Oktoberfest 2017 or as we like to call it – Hoptoberfest - Saturday 16 September until Sunday 22 October 2017. So dig out your lederhosen and dirndl & come down for the fun at Hophaus at Southgate. Lots of fun & entertainment t..
Location:Hophaus Bier Bar Grill | Southbank
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Oz Kink Fest 2017
The Ultimate Alternative Lifestyle Festival Oz Kink Fest Carnivale Celebrating 10 Years Oz Kink Fest returns in 2017! Sept 15 to 25 After a massive festival in 2016 we are now counting down to Australia's "Biggest Kink Festival" in 2017! Oz Kink Fest is ..
Location: Melbourne 
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Sustainable September | South Melbourne Market
This year South Melbourne Market celebrates its 150th year will launch a Sustainable September campaign to run from Sept 1-30, 2017. A month-long festival packed with fun for the kids, learning for adults and ideas to inspire your family to shop and live more sustain..
Location:South Melbourne Market | South Melbourne
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Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2017
Tesselaar Tulip Festival 14th September until 10th October, 2017 Tulips down under … There is plenty of fun in store at the 63rd annual Tesselaar Tulip Festival. Visitors will be amazed by the beauty of a million Tulips across 25 acres of farmland, all set in th..
Location:Tesselaar Tulip Farm | Silvan
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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 Amazon Adventure 3D IT: THE MOVIE DUNKIRK: IMAX 1570 FILM PROJECTION Voyage of Time Bugs: Mighty Micro..
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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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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Barbie Fashionista Children’s High Tea
Barbie returns to The Langham, Melbourne this September school holidays with Barbie Fashionista Children’s High Tea! The series encourages every little girl and boy to embrace their individuality. Everyone has a unique style, what’s yours? From ruffle cupcakes to s..
Location:Melba Restaurant | Southbank
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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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Open Days


AFL Grand Final Week 2017
A.F.L. | Australian Rules Football Home In the lead up to the Australian Football League Grand Final on Saturday 30th September 2017, catch all the footy fever during AFL Grand Final Week. Be a part of all the Toyota AFL Grand Final action during Grand Final week..
Location: Melbourne 
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Performing Arts | Theatre


(A Smidge of) Pidge
(A Smidge of) Pidge is a one woman show about the existential dread we all feel from time to time. It asks the hard questions, such as: “Am I doing the right thing with my life?”, “Why do embarrassing things always happen to me?” and “Why does everyone hate pigeons?” ..
Location:Arts House | North Melbourne | North Melbourne
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Absolutely Normal - Melbourne Fringe Comedy
Welcome to the quirky and hilarious world of Showko. Growing up with a dual personality mother in the kookiest culture on earth, she escaped into her own fantasy world by making and talking to puppets. Now it’s her job. Showko Showfukutei is a Japanese comedian, vent..
Location:Arts House | North Melbourne | North Melbourne
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After Hours Cabaret Club
Welcome to the After Hours Cabaret Club. We've enough sass, charm and decadence to power a moonshine distillery... Where the hottest burlesque, cabaret, sideshow and circus stars let loose after working their glamorous shows all over town. It’s the biggest and best carn..
Location:Wonderland Spiegeltent | Docklands
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Aladdin – The Musical
Disney’s ALADDIN is the must-see show of the year and “Broadway’s biggest new hit! (Entertainment Weekly) From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Times says it’s “Fabu..
Location:Her Majesty's Theatre | Melbourne
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Andy Vening: Comedy Hypnosis Show | Melbourne Fringe Festival
GET READY!!!! to be mesmerised, hypnotised and maybe even zombified? Join in for an evening of hilarious hypnotic fun where amazing volunteers demonstrate the power of their unconscious mind in displays of hilarity, mayhem and fun.Come for an evening you will remembe..
Location:The Melba Spiegeltent | Collingwood
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As You Like It
Presented by the Pop-up Globe King’s Company “I like this place and willingly could waste my time in it” An all-singing-and-dancing cast of fifteen bring you Shakespeare’s hilarious comedy, As You Like It. Set in 1642, and with gorgeous costumes to match, this zan..
Location:Pop-Up Globe Theatre | Melbourne
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Ben Volchok Presents… [Melbourne Fringe Festival]
BEN VOLCHOK PRESENTS... two episodes of original radio comedy, live on stage! Watch (and listen) as Ben Volchok embodies a whole range of characters and creates a hilarious hourlong extravaganza. Drawing inspiration from such classic radio comedy programmes as The Go..
Location:The Butterfly Club | Melbourne
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Black Rider
BLACK RIDER: THE CASTING OF THE MAGIC BULLETS 15 SEPTEMBER – 8 OCTOBER 2017 COME ON IN, TAKE OFF YOUR SKIN, AND DANCE AROUND IN YOUR BONES. A naïve hunter travels to a crossroads in the dead of night to conjure the devil. He’s willing to bargain almost anything in ..
Location:Malthouse Theatre | Southbank
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Dinosaur Time Machine
Buckle up and take a trip in a giant time machine to get up close and personal with a life sized T-Rex! Dinosaur Time Machine incorporates up to date science and discoveries made about dinosaurs and the world that they lived in and presents it in a fun and highly vi..
Location:Wonderland Spiegeltent | Docklands
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Full Metal Jacket
Full Metal Jacket and other impractical fashions One-man sketch and stand up VictoriaM - Recommended for audiences 15 years and older Created and Performed by: Willem Richards Synopsis The Never Ending Story did end. No actual ‘wolf’ on Wall Street. Not even a..
Location:Metropolitan Hotel | Melbourne
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Hamiltunes - An Improvised History
History like you’ve never seen it before! Each night the hilarious cast of Impromptunes presents the life story of someone from history… as an improvised musical! Which unsung hero will it be? You decide! With help from the audience (and a bit of Wikipedia!), enjo..
Location:Lithuanian Club | South Yarra
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Hay Fever
Marina Prior is set to shine in Noël Coward's supreme comedy of bad manners – a top drawer, high society classic that has been raising scandalised laughter for almost a hundred years. Although Judith, a retired actress, tends towards melodrama in her everyday affairs..
Location:Southbank Theatre | Southbank
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Henry V
Presented by the Pop-up Globe King’s Company. “We would not die in that man’s company / That fears his fellowship to die with us.” Henry V, Shakespeare’s tribute to one of history’s greatest leaders, comes alive like an action movie. Be part of the English army as..
Location:Pop-Up Globe Theatre | Melbourne
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KillJoy | Melbourne Fringe Festival
We are the kill-joys your ex-boyfriend warned you about, destroying unrealistic expectations one smile at a time. Enter an explosion of sequins, circus and irreverence backed up by an all-star live band. KillJoy dances with truth and fantasy, politics and reality, sexua..
Location:The Melba Spiegeltent | Collingwood
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Much Ado About Nothing
Presented by the Pop-up Globe Queen’s Company “I had rather hear my dog bark at a crow, than a man swear he loves me.” See the legendary Beatrice and Benedick as you’ve never seen them before in Shakespeare’s original ‘rom-com’, Much Ado About Nothing. You’ll laug..
Location:Pop-Up Globe Theatre | Melbourne
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Othello
Presented by the Pop-up Globe Queen’s Company. “O beware my Lord of jealousy. / It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock / The meat it feeds on.” Witness Shakespeare’s ultimate psychological thriller in Pop-up Globe’s production of Othello. Take a journey into..
Location:Pop-Up Globe Theatre | Melbourne
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Papillon Unplugged
Circus for grown ups. A spectacular and debaucherous buffet of circus, cabaret and comedy turning typical circus on its head. After touring the world Papillon is back, bringing our favourite routines from the past four years, and plenty of new material! More debauchery,..
Location:Gasworks Arts Park | Albert Park
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Seen & Heard | Cabaret
A stunning showcase of song, circus, dance, striptease and vaudeville, combined with the confessional art of storytelling. Stars of Melbourne’s thriving alt-cabaret scene unite to tell their stories in a variety show with a personal twist. Hosted by burlesque quee..
Location:The Butterfly Club | 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 One
Whiskey & Boots, as a part of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival, proudly present THE ONE Written and Directed by Jeffrey Jay Fowler There’s this happy couple. They’ve been together for years. They do things couples do; walk together, talk together, meander ..
Location:North Melbourne Town Hall | North Melbourne
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The Sky Is Well Designed
Darebin Arts Speakeasy present a Fabricated Rooms production, as a part of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival The Sky Is Well Designed Written and Directed by Patrick McCarthy Two scientists venture out into the desert to play music to the earth's dying atmosp..
Location:Northcote Town Hall | Northcote
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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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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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Too Ready Mirror
Darebin Arts Speakeasy present a Jamaica Zuanetti production, as a part of the 2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival Too Ready Mirror Written by Jamaica Zuanetti Directed by Rachel Baring "Do you know the rules? You must always follow the rules." Three overlapping ..
Location:Northcote Town Hall | Northcote
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Virgin Bloody Mary
Virgin. Wife. Christ-maker. Thermo-mix party host. Get up-close and personal with the Virgin Mary. It’s Mary, in her own words, without words. This is more bold, light, experimental and always silly theatre by Nadia Collins, now returned from training at Ecole Phili..
Location:Errol's & Co | 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, SIT BACK... REL..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
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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Mobile Broadband | 3G Data $15.90
Enjoy fast Mobile Broadband with bigger data at a better price Optus 4G Plus network Mobile Broadband | 3G $15.90 30 Days Get Now Here's a plan that's perfect for a mobile super surfer like you. With 4G high-speed connectivity in more places, you can now..
Location: Melbourne 
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Shannons Melbourne Spring Classic Auction
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 how to register as a bidder. 2017 Shannons Melbourne Spring Classic Auction M..
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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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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Fitzroy Rickshaw Tour
On a 1-hour Fitzroy rickshaw tour, get to know this creative hub by cruising past its graffiti-dotted alleyways and interesting backstreets. With great conditions for cycling, this Melbourne neighborhood is home to eateries, galleries, and shops that can all be seen..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Fitzroy 
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Golden Mile Guided Walk
Walk ‘Marvellous Melbourne’ and see how the discovery of gold shaped the city. Witness the majestic architecture and hear stories from your professional guide about the colourful characters of early boom town Melbourne. The Golden Mile Guided Walk of Melbourne is a '..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location:Cnr Flinders Street and Swanston St Melbourne 
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Guided Tour of Melbourne Recital Centre
Discover the Best Place to Hear Go-behind-the scenes with an expert tour guide and learn about the Centre’s architecture, design, acoustics and more. Once an old industrial area, Southbank has become a thriving cultural hub, home to many of Australia’s most iconic..
Location:Melbourne Recital Centre | Southbank
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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 Sights Tour
A blend of magnificent gold-rush heritage architecture and ultra-modern skyscrapers, Melbourne is surrounded by lush parkland, beautiful waterways and charming urban suburbs. Melbourne's appeal is universal, see for yourself! Your tour with the Melbourne Tour Company..
When: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Melbourne 
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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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Crowdfunding for Social Causes | Workshop
Chuffed.org with TDI Crowdfunding for Social Causes Workshop Join the team at Chuffed.org and The Difference Incubator for a workshop on Crowdfunding for Social Causes! Donation-based crowdfunding is a new way of raising funds and allows you to source money for a ..
Location:The Difference Incubator, 673 Bourke St Melbourne, VIC 3000 Melbourne 
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Life Models Society | Life Drawing Salons 2017
Enjoy 4 days of drawing the best models in town during the school holidays. All models from the LMS. PHCC Upstairs studio with wonderful natural light. Winter Salon: Saturday 8 & 15: Sunday 9 & 16 July Spring Salon: Saturdays 24 & 30 September, Sundays 25 & Octob..
Location:Princes Hill Community Centre | Princes Hill
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Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop | Free - Frankston
Are you feeling: Distracted and Scattered? Physically worn down? Annoyed by others around you? Feeling stuck and frustrated? Then come to Present Mindfulness Academy FREE workshop and learn how Mindfulness can help you deal with these difficulties. On the nigh..
Location:The Garden Frankston, 4 Ross Smith Avenue,  Frankston 
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Workshops | Classes & Clinics - Kids


100 Story Holidays
Story writing workshops for children at 100 Story Building this September school holidays! In our Level 73 Strange Objects workshop (September 25), 7 to 11-year-olds can use their special story-hunting skills to discover crazy histories, strange facts and unbelievab..
Location:100 Story Building | Footscray
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Beci Orphin Spring Studio Workshop at Eastland
Throughout the September school holidays at Eastland, kids will be entertained by Beci Orpin (author and crafter) and her guest teachers for FREE arts and craft workshops. The workshops will be inspired for all things spring, outdoors and nature to tie in with the warme..
Location:Eastland Shopping Centre | Ringwood
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Creative Activity in Pottery - September School Holidays
At Glaze It Studio in Elsternwick you can decorate ready-to-paint ceramics. Hundreds of different pieces to choose from. Plates, mugs, figurines, boxes, money boxes... you name - we have it! Fun for the whole family. No experience required. All items remain at the s..
Location:Glaze It Studio | Elsternwick
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Invite Me to Play
Invite Me to Play asks young people (aged 5-16yrs) to join artist Clare Walton on a journey that explores the notions of play in public space. Working with puppetry and installation, young people will work collaboratively with Clare to create ephemeral works and pu..
Location:56 Paisley Street Footscray 
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NICA Spring Holiday Program
Combining the best aspects of sport and art, circus at NICA will improve fitness, coordination, strength and flexibility, while building confidence in a fun and supportive environment. Classes for kids 5-12 years will include juggling, tumbling, mini tramp, static t..
Location:National Circus Centre | NICA | Prahran
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School Holiday Program | Duldig Studio
Holiday workshops for creative kids - working with clay! (title) A range of fun holiday workshops are offered over the September-October school holidays. Horses, Dogs, Butterflies and Snails (and a Cat)! All the animals you can see at Duldig Studio are the foc..
Location:The Duldig Studio | Malvern East
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Yellow Brick Code (School Holiday Coding Camp)
Yellow Brick Code is a fun, interactive and immersive school holiday program to be run during the September school holidays. It is designed to introduce students aged 5-8 to the exciting world of computer science, in a fun and relaxed atmosphere over their school ho..
Location:Cnr Rosamond Rd and Mephan St,  Footscray West 
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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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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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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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