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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.

Red Riding Robyn Hood at Library at The Dock - Saturday 28 July 2018, 10:30am to 11:30am - Kids & family

Red Riding Robyn Hood at Library at The Dock

28 Jul 2018, Library at The Dock
Come along to Library at The Dock for a performance of the Australian Playhouse show Red Riding Robyn Hood.
Spring 1883 - Thursday 02 August 2018 to Saturday 04 August 2018 - Exhibitions

Spring 1883

2 Aug 2018 - 4 Aug 2018, The Hotel Windsor
Spring 1883 is a hotel-based art fair that gives visitors an unexpected encounter with contemporary art in a luxury setting.
Storm - Thursday 05 July 2018 to Sunday 22 July 2018 - Exhibitions


5 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Storm presents the work of three artists who have embraced the storm, allowing the wind, rain and snow to inspire their creativity.
I Ride My Wheelchair on Our Ancestors' Land - Monday 02 July 2018 to Sunday 15 July 2018 - Exhibitions

I Ride My Wheelchair on Our Ancestors' Land

2 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018, No Vacancy Gallery QV
A self-explorative exhibition by performance and visual artist Greg Muir, motivated by both his experience with disability and Aboriginal heritage.
The District Makers Market  - Sunday 10 June 2018 to Sunday 26 August 2018 - Markets & pop-up shops

The District Makers Market

10 Jun 2018 - 26 Aug 2018, The District Docklands
Come to The District Docklands for an eclectic market every Sunday!
The Garret Live at the Library: Benjamin Law - Monday 25 June 2018, 6pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

The Garret Live at the Library: Benjamin Law

25 Jun 2018, State Library of Victoria
See The Garret podcast recorded live, with award-winning author Benjamin Law in conversation with Garret producer and director, Astrid Edwards.
Colour Labyrinth  - Wednesday 30 May 2018 to Sunday 15 July 2018 - Kids & family

Colour Labyrinth

30 May 2018 - 15 Jul 2018, ArtPlay
Adventure through colour and light in this interactive installation, created as part of ArtPlay's New Ideas Lab.
The District Ice Slide  - Saturday 30 June 2018 to Sunday 15 July 2018 - Kids & family

The District Ice Slide

30 Jun 2018 - 15 Jul 2018, The District Docklands
Grab your beanies, scarves and gloves and head to The District Docklands where you can slide into winter on a giant 15m ice slide!
Foxcroft Lecture: Jean-Dominique Mellot - Thursday 28 June 2018, 6pm to 7:30pm - Talks & workshops

Foxcroft Lecture: Jean-Dominique Mellot

28 Jun 2018, State Library of Victoria
Jean-Dominique Mellot looks at police surveillance of the written word, the book trade and public opinion in Paris during the Age of Enlightenment.
Vera Deakin's World of Humanity - Friday 15 June 2018 to Wednesday 08 August 2018 - Exhibitions

Vera Deakin's World of Humanity

15 Jun 2018 - 8 Aug 2018, Royal Historical Society of Victoria
An exhibition exploring the life of Vera Deakin, youngest daughter of Alfred Deakin and a life-long philanthropist and Red Cross organiser.

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