Melbourne for free - City of Melbourne
Skip to main content
Search by

Melbourne for free

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.

Philosophy and Evil - Tuesday 04 February 2020, 8pm to 10pm - Talks & workshops

Philosophy and Evil

4 Feb 2020, Unitarian Hall
Attend a free public lecture featuring Associate Professor Matthew Sharpe speaking on the topic: Philosophy and Evil.
Christmas in Errol Street - Thursday 12 December 2019, 4pm till late - Community events & fundraisers

Christmas in Errol Street

12 Dec 2019, North Melbourne Town Hall precinct
Free entertainment, dining, kids' activities and Santa in North Melbourne!
MKids – Rock Academy at MPavilion - Saturday 11 January 2020, 2pm to 5pm - Kids & family

MKids – Rock Academy at MPavilion

11 Jan 2020, MPavilion
Mentored by professional touring musicians, the teenagers form bands, write songs and put on a show that needs to be seen to be believed.
Craft Victoria Shopping Soirées - Thursday 05 December 2019 to Thursday 12 December 2019 - Exhibitions

Craft Victoria Shopping Soirées

5 Dec 2019 - 12 Dec 2019, Craft
Join for cocktails and canapés while exploring the wonderful artisan handmade range of exquisite objects, jewellery and First Nations fashion.
ClimateWatch Walk - Tuesday 17 December 2019 to Thursday 20 February 2020 - Tours & cruises

ClimateWatch Walk

17 Dec 2019 - 20 Feb 2020, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Become a citizen scientist and help monitor the biodiversity in the Gardens.
Comedy at Pilgrim - Thursday 05 December 2019 to Thursday 03 December 2020 - Performing arts

Comedy at Pilgrim

5 Dec 2019 - 3 Dec 2020, Pilgrim Bar
Come along to Pilgrim Bar for a night of free laughs on the first Thursday of every month.
Free Guided Walk - Friday 07 June 2019 to Saturday 29 February 2020 - Tours & cruises

Free Guided Walk

7 Jun 2019 - 29 Feb 2020, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
See the highlights of our green sanctuary in the middle of bustling Melbourne with a free guided walk.
Watercolour Herbarium - Sunday 01 December 2019 to Friday 28 February 2020 - Exhibitions

Watercolour Herbarium

1 Dec 2019 - 28 Feb 2020, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Public infrastructure meets public art in this beautiful large-scale work.
Photography Studies College Summer Exhibition Opening - Wednesday 11 December 2019, 6pm to 8pm - Exhibitions

Photography Studies College Summer Exhibition Opening

11 Dec 2019, Photography Studies College
This annual exhibition is a showcase of creativity and innovation from Photography Studies College graduate and undergraduate photography students.
The Plaza - Tuesday 10 March 2020 to Saturday 14 March 2020 - Festivals

The Plaza

10 Mar 2020 - 14 Mar 2020, Royal Exhibition Building
Experience Melbourne's liveliest fashion party as part of Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival.

Refine results


Receive free coverage of your event, bar, restaurant or shop.
List your event/business


Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for hot tips on what's happening around town.
Sign up


Do you have a question, or want to give feedback on our site?
Get in touch