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As a foodie town, Melbourne always has a culinary event on the boil. Choose from food festivals, wine tastings, celebrity chef visits and cooking classes.
The Collection by That's Amore Cheese
A cheese experience in the heart of the city.
Melbourne International Coffee Expo
Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event.
Makers Market at The District
This dog-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
Chinatown Melbourne Market
Enjoy hawker-style laneway dining in the heart of Melbourne.
Melbourne's unmissable winter events
Grab the diary – you’ll want to lock in every one of these major events.
The Winter Village
Discover family-friendly activities, food trucks and bars at this magical winter wonderland.
Whisky, Spirit and Barrels Pop-Up
A two-day showcase of whiskies, spirits and barrel beer.
Igloo Wonderland at The Wharf Hotel
Cosy up beneath a sky of twinkling fairy lights by the Yarra.
Warm up with Indian curries and Bollywood dancing at the market.
Hidden Bars and History Tour
Discover three of the city's best secret drinking dens and explore iconic laneways.
Euro Pop-up Bar
Melbourne Quarter brings you a magical winter wonderland of Euro-themed, pop-up bars.
Paracombe Wine Dinner
An exploration of vintage and new release wines coupled with Tippler dishes.
Catch Rita Satch, an unforgettable presence in Australia's neo-soul movement.
Lake Minnetonka is what happens when Melbourne Jazz meets Minneapolis funk.
Oaks Day Cocktail Cruise
Cruise to Flemington in the most enjoyable way on Oaks Day.
The Shifty Lizard Beer Experience
Enjoy an expertly guided beer flight with matched food.
Drinking History Tours
Award-winning experiences of Melbourne’s laneways, history and world-class bar scene.
Chef Series at Evergreen
A monthly chef series featuring three of Australia’s most renowned culinary artisans.
Jeff Duff: Bowie Unzipped
Australian rock / pop star Jeff Duff re-interprets the iconic songs of David Bowie.
Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour
This walking tour will introduce you to Melbourne's favourite foods, architecture and stories.
Ging Thai's School of Wok
A Thai cooking masterclass with Ging Thai's chef, On Saengyojanr.
Experience Karise Eden - one of the nation's most treasured voices.
Tex Perkins and Matt Walker
A blues swamp-groove kinda thing that's a little reminiscent of Tex's back catalogue.
Off The Leash
An 11-piece excitement machine, playing the R&B/funk/soul repertoire of Tower of Power.
Gin Masterclass with Matched Food
Learn how to identify different gins and their botanicals, and how to mix and match with food.
Street Eats Tour
Wander, explore and taste Melbourne’s street food scene.
Tea Heaven Experience: Chinese Museum
Immerse yourself in the history, traditions and tastes of Chinese tea.
Sunday Dinner Cruise
A dinner you'll never forget onboard the Spirit of Melbourne.
Sarah Maclaine delights with her eclectic repertoire of jazz, pop and R&B.
New Year's Eve Dinner Cruise
Celebrate with dinner and a view of the fireworks on board a river cruise.
What's free and what's open over the Labour Day long weekend
Moomba's back, the sun is out and Melbourne's got a tidy three day weekend on the cards
Chancery Lane – Women in Wine Series
Come to Chancery Lane and celebrate female winemakers and women in wine.
Thai Cooking Masterclass - Pad Thai
Learn to cook Pad Thai like a professional at BangPop restaurant.
Hidden Bars of Melbourne Walking and Drinking Tour
Discover cocktail bars, repurposed venues, shipping container bars and speakeasies.
Melbourne Social Club Drinks Night
Meet new people and make new friends at this fun, social event.
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Sarah Todd: The Flavours of India
Culinary extraordinaire Sarah Todd hosts a four-course Indian fusion with paired wines.
The Westin Melbourne’s iconic iteration of high tea is back, better than ever.
The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best markets
The best weekend markets, foodie markets, book markets and more.
The ultimate guide to Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
Melbourne's favourite foodie festival is back to warm you up this winter