Skip to main content
What's On Blog
See & Do
Eat & Drink
Talks & workshops
Lectures & talks
Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Bill Nye Live In Australia
10 Oct 2017, Arts Centre Melbourne
Scientist, Netflix star, author, comedian and inventor, Bill Nye - the Science Guy – will bring his live show to Australia for the first time!
The Existentialism of Sir John Eccles
5 Sep 2017, Unitarian Hall
The Existentialist Society's free public lecture features Dr. Colin Goodwin speaking on 'The Existentialism of Sir John Eccles, Neurophysiologist'.
The Mind/Gut Connection
28 Aug 2017, Miss Fox
Just as the gut has a powerful influence on the brain, the brain also exerts a powerful effect on the gut. Learn more at this fascinating workshop.
Field Theory Survival: Psychology, Philosophy and the Future
2 Sep 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
Join artists Field Theory as they tackle the big questions in their survivalist installation, Final Visions – Bunker.
Field Theory Survival: Getting Out and About
16 Sep 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
In this survival session, Greater Together exhibiting artists, Field Theory, focus on getting out and about and making the most of what you have.
Breaking Through the Bamboo Ceiling: A Migrant's Journey
7 Sep 2017, Library at The Dock
Hear about a migrant's journey of self-discovery and the debunking of myths around how racial identity factors into career progression.
Flinders Street Station
24 Aug 2017, Old Treasury Building
Find out the history of Flinders Street Station in this free floor talk.
An Instrument of Collaboration - Art on the Page
29 Nov 2017, Leigh Scott Room
Join Caren Florence from the University of Canberra for a talk on the unfolding legacy of the graphic investigation workshop.
Art on the Page - Curator's Floor Talk
6 Dec 2017, Noel Shaw Gallery
Join curator Susan Millard, Special Collections Librarian, for an insight into the works on display as part of the exhibition, Art on the Page.
Foundations of a City
13 Sep 2017, Old Treasury Building
Hear an introduction to the exhibition 'Melbourne: Foundations of a City', with historian Margaret Anderson.
Submit a listing
SUBMIT A LISTING
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.
Do you have a question, or want to give feedback on our site?
Get in touch