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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.

Nite Art - Thursday 27 July 2017, 6pm till late - Exhibitions

Nite Art

27 Jul 2017, The University of Melbourne
For one night in Winter, Nite Art uncovers the beating heart of contemporary art in Melbourne.
Sam Sam But Different - Friday 28 July 2017, 5pm to 8pm - Music

Sam Sam But Different

28 Jul 2017, European Bier Cafe
Sam Sam But Different play acoustic covers of favourite songs to get you in the mood for the weekend, playing on the heated rooftop bar.
Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne - Wednesday 09 August 2017 to Wednesday 13 December 2017 - Community events & fundraisers

Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne

9 Aug 2017 - 13 Dec 2017, Lanai Bar
Meet other people who are new to Melbourne from intrastate, interstate and overseas, and learn more about living, working and networking here.
Their Unique Magic - Monday 17 July 2017 to Thursday 21 September 2017 - Exhibitions

Their Unique Magic

17 Jul 2017 - 21 Sep 2017, Media House Gallery
See a contemporary exhibition of prints, drawings, paintings and threads by five award-winning women artists from Melbourne.
Elegance of the Orient - Sunday 30 July 2017, 6:30pm to 8pm - Music

Elegance of the Orient

30 Jul 2017, Federation Square
Hear one of the best Chinese instrument ensembles from Beijing, Elegance of the Orient.
Slash Panache: Gallop Wallop - Tuesday 01 August 2017 to Tuesday 22 August 2017 - Exhibitions

Slash Panache: Gallop Wallop

1 Aug 2017 - 22 Aug 2017, Lord Coconut
Experimental animator Milo Gluth and textile artist Louise Meuwissen combine forces in Slash Panache: Gallop Wallop.
Elision Ensemble: Lichen Concert - Tuesday 08 August 2017, 7pm to 8:15pm - Music

Elision Ensemble: Lichen Concert

8 Aug 2017, RMIT Gallery
The Lichen program celebrates recent compositions by Richard Barrett, Dmitri Kourliandski and Liza Lim, with a new work by Matthew Sergeant.
Mmmm... Retrospective - Friday 21 July 2017 to Saturday 09 September 2017 - Exhibitions

Mmmm... Retrospective

21 Jul 2017 - 9 Sep 2017, RMIT Gallery
Mmmm... is a Madrid-based collaboration of four artists who have been creating provocative and intriguing projects in public spaces since 1998.
Book Launch: Too Easy by J.M. Green - Thursday 17 August 2017, 6:30pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

Book Launch: Too Easy by J.M. Green

17 Aug 2017, Trades Hall
J.M. Green launches her second crime novel, Too Easy.
Fast Fashion: The Dark Side of Fashion - Friday 21 July 2017 to Saturday 09 September 2017 - Exhibitions

Fast Fashion: The Dark Side of Fashion

21 Jul 2017 - 9 Sep 2017, RMIT Gallery
An exhibition taking a critical look behind the scenes of the fashion industry and consumer habits, presented by RMIT Gallery and Goethe-Institut.

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