Alright, so it's not exactly a long weekend. But there's still plenty of free fun to be had in Melbourne, whether you took Monday off or not. Check individual events and venues for exact opening hours.

Markets and events

10 Jan - 8 Aug

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

Discover wares by local makers and artisans at this weekly market.

Walks and tours

Five free must-do Melbourne walks

It’s time to get out and about in the city. Have a wander with these free guides.

Secret gardens and majestic parks

Take a walk through Melbourne’s lush parks and gardens.

Street art

Melbourne laneways are filled with street art, stencils, paste-ups and mixed media.

Last updated on Tue 16 Feb 2021

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1 Apr - 11 Jul

Jurassic World by Brickman

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.

13 May - 29 Aug

The Winter Village

Discover family-friendly activities, food trucks and bars at this magical winter wonderland.

11 Feb - 31 Jan

The Story of the Moving Image

An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.

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VR World Melbourne - Virtual Reality Arcade

Experience virtual reality in Melbourne. Solve mysteries, fight zombies, explore new worlds.

VR Plus

Immerse yourself in a virtual reality gaming experience.

Flight Experience Australia

Commercial airline simulators including scenic flights, city circuits and team-building flights.

O'Brien Icehouse

Ice arena for public skating and ice sports events, located in Docklands.