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Melbourne has so much going on, and there are always plenty of events that are free. You may still need to book, however, so check individual events for details.
5 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017, Queen Victoria Market
Keep cosy this winter by heading down to Catcher Coats at the Queen Victoria Market for warm and woolly coats, jackets and capes.
Docklands Firelight Festival
30 Jun 2017 - 2 Jul 2017, Newquay Promenade
A festival of creativity, fire and food, with artist Christian Patton creating three large sculptures to be ceremoniously set alight each night.
Stories About Hope
20 Jun 2017 - 25 Jun 2017, Federation Square
Through film and photography, this exhibition explores the human dignity, identity, and strength in people from refugee backgrounds.
Clubhouse by Dowel Jones
7 Jun 2017 - 12 Jun 2017, Meat Market
Clubhouse will see Dowel Jones present a multitude of new pieces, set alongside their current products, as well as an interactive installation.
Turist: Henry Trumble
31 May 2017 - 18 Jun 2017, Federation Square
This captivating exhibition is a photographic record of a life lived across Europe.
Tea Cosies That Support the Community
4 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017, Queen Victoria Market
It's cold out there! Head to McIver's Coffee & Tea and pick up colourful, hand-knitted, fund-raising tea cosies, made by local community groups.
1 Jul 2017, Wharf Hotel
Calling all Canucks! Celebrate Canada Day with poutine, Beaver Tail pastries, Molson lager, live tunes, DJs, air hockey and Big Buck Hunter!
7 Jun 2017, Discovery Hotel
Come along to a free Zumba class at the Discovery Hotel.
Carlton Rotary Second Hand Book and Music Fair
3 Jun 2017 - 4 Jun 2017, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
Snap up some bargain books, DVDs, CDs and vinyl and raise money for mental health research as well as local community projects.
16 Jun 2017 - 25 Jun 2017, Margaret Lawrence Gallery
More than 300 contemporary visual artists have contributed original artworks for the 9X5 Now exhibition, a scholarship fundraiser.
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