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Free events in Melbourne
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.

Sideliners: Live Taping - Friday 30 June 2017 to Friday 06 October 2017 - Performing arts

Sideliners: Live Taping

30 Jun 2017 - 6 Oct 2017, ABC Studios
Be a part of the audience for a live taping of Sideliners, ABC's new sports and entertainment show.
Winter Night Market at Queen Victoria Market - Wednesday 07 June 2017 to Wednesday 04 October 2017 - Markets & pop-up shops

Winter Night Market at Queen Victoria Market

7 Jun 2017 - 4 Oct 2017, Queen Victoria Market
This year's Winter Night Market is themed around fire and lights - 30 food stalls, 50 market stalls, open fires and warm drinks.
Welcome to the Library Tour - Tuesday 06 June 2017 to Thursday 30 November 2017 - Tours & cruises

Welcome to the Library Tour

6 Jun 2017 - 30 Nov 2017, State Library Victoria
Take a free guided tour exploring State Library Victoria's many spaces and services.
The Community Grocer Carlton - Friday 28 July 2017 to Friday 27 July 2018 - Markets & pop-up shops

The Community Grocer Carlton

28 Jul 2017 - 27 Jul 2018, The Community Grocer Carlton
The Community Grocer Carlton is your local fresh produce market, selling fresh fruit and vegetables at affordable prices.
Melbourne Town Hall Tours - Friday 01 January 2016 to Saturday 30 December 2017 - Tours & cruises

Melbourne Town Hall Tours

1 Jan 2016 - 30 Dec 2017, Melbourne Town Hall
Take a free tour of Melbourne's historic Town Hall and learn about its architectural, social and political significance.
Luxury Escapes Pop-Up Lounge - Thursday 27 July 2017 to Monday 11 September 2017 - Markets & pop-up shops

Luxury Escapes Pop-Up Lounge

27 Jul 2017 - 11 Sep 2017, Luxury Escapes - The Lounge
Travel on the spot with virtual-reality glasses and start planning your next getaway.
Docklands Sunday Market  - Sunday 15 January 2017 to Sunday 17 December 2017 - Markets & pop-up shops

Docklands Sunday Market

15 Jan 2017 - 17 Dec 2017, NewQuay
In the heart of Melbourne's Docklands, the market features interesting stalls offering unique arts, crafts, clothing, jewellery, gifts and food.
Winter Glow Festival: Glow Talks - Tuesday 04 July 2017 to Tuesday 22 August 2017 - Talks & workshops

Winter Glow Festival: Glow Talks

4 Jul 2017 - 22 Aug 2017, Library at The Dock
Be inspired with the Glow Talks series - remarkable stories and informative panel discussions from iconic Melburnians - at the Library at The Dock.
David Thomas: Colouring Impermanence - Friday 28 July 2017 to Saturday 23 September 2017 - Exhibitions

David Thomas: Colouring Impermanence

28 Jul 2017 - 23 Sep 2017, RMIT Design Hub
Artist David Thomas challenges us to pause, look attentively and reconsider the world around us with empathy.
Agents of Change - Monday 31 July 2017 to Sunday 01 July 2018 - Exhibitions

Agents of Change

31 Jul 2017 - 1 Jul 2018, Victoria Police Museum
Explore a new exhibition celebrating 100 years of women in policing, at the Victoria Police Museum.

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