What's free and what's open on the June long weekend
Free events, winter markets, family-friendly activities and more.
The ultimate guide to RISING
Everything you need to do at RISING this year.
What's free in Melbourne this month
Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.
Comedy at Spleen: Mondays
Come along to the city's longest-running comedy night.
Reimagined deep-sea creatures have taken up residence in the Atrium at Fed Square for RISING.
History and Donuts Walking Tour
Discover the sweeter side of Melbourne on this walking tour.
Goddess: Power, Glamour, Rebellion
An exhibition of on and off screen trailblazers, nonconformists, rebels, agitators and instigators.
Taste of Portugal
Showcasing food and entertainment from Portuguese-speaking countries.
Two thousand years of greed reimagined as an opulent cinematic experience.
The Rink at RISING
Strap in and get orbital with riverside ice-skating under a galactic big top.
NGV Friday Nights
NGV Friday Nights returns with a kaleidoscope of colour this winter.
Rembrandt: True to Life
This exhibition follows the work of the seventeenth-century Dutch master.
An exhibition of First Peoples’ spirits, time travel and memory within Flinders Street Station.
Hide the Dog
Friends must outwit Māori gods, palawa spirits and hunters to save the world’s last Tasmanian Tiger.
The extraordinary after-dark experience returns to Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.
FIFA Women's World Cup Fan Festival
Enjoy all the matches on the big screen, interactive experiences, plus food and drinks.
Melbourne International Film Festival
The Melbourne International Film Festival returns for another mid-winter celebration of cinema.
Cirque du Soleil: Crystal
Witness Cirque du Soleil's first ever acrobatic performance on ice.
Now or Never
A new 17-day festival transforming the city with large-scale, immersive experiences.
Reality bends in St Paul’s Cathedral’s car park of curated chaos and everyone’s invited.
SPARK by Daan Roosegaarde
Thousands of luminous, biodegradable lights catch the wind and dance above heads in the night sky.
Winter Night Market
The Winter Night Market is back at Queen Victoria Market.
Anthem by Wu Tsang
Immerse yourself in a cathedral-sized portrait of sonic connection.
Up Down and All Around: Daniel Emma for Kids
Up, Down and All Around invites budding designers to look at design in the world around them.
An immersive experience that celebrates imagination, technology and play.
Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature
Wonder at creatures from the Wizarding World alongside animals from London’s Natural History Museum.
Melbourne Magic Show
Enjoy a theatrical magic experience like no other.
What's on today
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From the Australian Open to the Melbourne Cup, major events take centre stage throughout the year.