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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.
Festive Food Truck Stop
Bring the family along to Queen Vic Market and feast at the Festive Food Truck Stop.
Christmas at The Windsor by Sunda
Sunda is bringing its acclaimed native Australian and Asian flavours to The Windsor this Christmas.
Bonza Christmas Cruise
Get out of the office and onto the water with an all-inclusive Christmas cruise.
Christmas Day Lunch - The Wharf
Enjoy your Christmas Day lunch by the Yarra at The Wharf.
Melbourne International Coffee Expo
Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event.
Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour
This walking tour will introduce you to Melbourne's favourite foods, architecture and stories.
Christmas Lunch by the Yarra - Meat Market
Enjoy a three-course Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, by the Yarra.
Christmas Day Lunch – Hophaus
Enjoy a delicious festive Christmas luncheon by the Yarra River at Hophaus Southbank.
Champagne and Seafood Brunch Cruise
A fabulous champagne and seafood brunch cruise to seize the summer.
Christmas Day Lunch – BearBrass
Ho Ho Ho. Get festive with BearBrass for a Christmas day lunch by the river at Southbank.
The Community Grocer Carlton
Carlton fresh produce market, with fresh fruit and vegetables at affordable prices.
The Great Local Lunch: Home Cooked Edition
Calling all growers and gleaners - you’re invited to Australia’s biggest ‘crowd-farmed’ feast!
Queens of the Damned: Prison Dinner Theatre Experience
Face justice as you check in to the ultimate dinner theatre experience at the Old Melbourne Gaol.
Christmas Day Lunch - State of Grace
Enjoy a very merry Christmas Day lunch, with a glass of bubbles on arrival.
New Year's Eve – Ludlow Bar & Dining
Spend New Year's Eve on the banks of the Yarra, Southbank Promenade at this iconic venue.
GABS is a weekend long craft beer and cider festival.
Visit the vegan market version of the popular Boho Luxe Market for your Mother's Day needs.
New Year's Eve at The Windsor by Sunda
Spend a sophisticated New Year's Eve at The Windsor, with a tasting menu by Sunda.
New Year Street Feasts
Celebrate the end of the year with New Year Street Feasts, a two-day dining experience.
QV Melbourne’s Christmas Hub and Pop-up Bar
QV Melbourne Christmas Hub offers free entertainment and drinks at bar prices.
Dine at the Regent Theatre
For a short time you can enjoy lunch or dinner at the magnificent suites of the Regent Theatre.
Christmas Day Lunch at HQ's on William
Enjoy a festive Christmas Day lunch at HQ's on William.
Yum Cha with Jean Silk
Watch a yum cha cooking demonstration with Jean Silk of Jean’s Asian Cooking.
New Year's Eve – BearBrass
Secure a sweet spot for NYE at BearBrass, on the banks of the Yarra overlooking the city skyline.
A Very Victorian Christmas
Celebrate the season with the best of Victoria’s premium produce.
Christmas Day Lunch at Taxi Kitchen
Enjoy a special Christmas Day lunch at Taxi Kitchen.
Hidden Bars and History Tour
Discover three of the city's best secret drinking dens, explore laneways, hear rebellious stories.
Christmas Day Lunch - The Duke
Escape the Christmas fuss this year and spend a relaxing afternoon with your loved ones at The Duke.
Private Melbourne Walking Tour
Walking tours designed for your family, office, school group, or club.
Christmas Day Lunch - The Crafty Squire
Christmas Day lunch with all the trimmings at the Crafty Squire.
Melbourne Hidden Bars Tour
Discover cocktail bars, repurposed venues, shipping container bars and speakeasies.
New Year's Eve – Hophaus
With one of the best vantage points in Southbank, Hophaus overlooks the river and the city.
The District Makers Market - Christmas Edition
Christmas Market with creative and colourful stalls selling art, craft, gifts and jewellery.
Journey to Thailand Christmas Day Lunch
Take a journey to Thailand with BangPop South Wharf this Christmas Day.
French Christmas Spritz Tasting
'Tis the season to try a delicious spritz! Enjoy a tasting in-store or online.
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Your guide to Melbourne's Christmas markets
These holiday markets are bursting with gifts that are clever, creative and unique.
Arts Centre Melbourne Weekend Markets
Discover wares by local artisans at these weekend markets.
The Rare Plant Market
A rare plant market for enthusiasts, collectors and nurseries.