You've been away long enough. Melbourne's back in action with so much to do, see, eat and discover. Reignite your passion for the city with these ultimate live lists of the best free activities, pop-up bars, brand new restaurants and stunning staycations.
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THE LUME Melbourne
Immerse yourself in Connection – breathtaking stories through First Nations art and music.
The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best markets
Melbourne's iconic markets are back in full force for Christmas
Melbourne's best rooftop bars
Schedule in a silly season sesh at Morris House, Good Heavens, Fable, Ocean 12 and more.
The best new hotels in Melbourne
You don't need to be from out-of-town to enjoy these luxury city escapes.
The best brunch spots in Melbourne
Find bottomless brunch, Japanese breakfast sets, Sunday brunch spots and more.
What's free in Melbourne this month
Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.
The ultimate guide to Flash Forward
Explore Melbourne's iconic laneways and discover stunning new street art.
The best new restaurants in Melbourne
Find Melbourne's best new spots for drinking, dining and all-round good times.
The best restaurants for group dining in Melbourne
Catch up with friends during the festive season at these group-friendly local venues.
The best new bars in Melbourne
Find the best new spots for nitro cocktails, natural wines and cheeseboards.
The best group catch-up activities in Melbourne
Planning a group catch up? Play mini golf, experience virtual reality and sing karaoke.
Last updated on Mon 5 Sep 2022
Find the best food events in Melbourne, from food festivals to wine tastings and cooking classes.
Summer Night Market
Unforgettable balmy moments as the Summer Night Market returns to Queen Vic Market!
The Vegan Christmas Market
An indoor market offering vegan, upcycled and ethical products.