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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 Beer Experience: With Hard Road Brewing
Enjoy six craft beers matched to a six-course lunch.
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Private Cellar Lunch: Cabernet vs Merlot
Join sommelier Antony Anderson for this unique back-vintage wine extravaganza.
Chocolate and Wine: Matching with Only Mine Chocolatiers
Join head chef Sigrid de Castella to enjoy truffles matched to wines.
Igloo Wonderland at The Wharf Hotel
Cosy up beneath a sky of twinkling fairy lights on the banks of the Yarra.
Thai Cooking Master Class: Pad Thai and Green Papaya Salad
Learn the secrets to cooking these two classic Thai dishes.
Melbourne International Coffee Expo
Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event returns in 2022.
Fermented Foods for Good Gut Health
Learn about the benefits of fermented food while making sauerkraut and kimchi.
Tom Sarafian Residency at Cumulus Inc
Tom Sarafian returns to the Cumulus Inc. kitchen.
Oaks Day Cocktail Cruise
Cruise to Flemington in the most enjoyable way on Oaks Day.
Bottomless Brunch Afloat
Enjoy a two-hour bottomless brunch cruise along the Yarra River.
Romance and Glamour, Migrants and Mavericks.
Explore the history of Italian food on a walk around Melbourne with Dr Tania Cammarano.
Malaysia Hawker Festival
Enjoy a Malaysian hawker style market, mooncakes and brand new imported durians.
Bonehead & Bakery Hill: Festival of Smoke
Celebrate all things smoky with food, beer, whisky and cocktails.
Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour
This walking tour introduces you to Melbourne's favourite foods, architecture and stories.
Botanical Wonderland High Tea
Enjoy an edible botanical inspired High Tea at the Royal Botanic Gardens.
William Angliss Institute Open Day
An open day for those with an interest in the foods, hospitality, tourism and events industries.
Traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony
Experience an authentic Japanese tea ceremony led by Harumi Oshitani.
Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour
A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.
Vegetarian Mediterranean Cooking
Join presenter Arzu Yilmaz and taste something different, simple and healthy.
Makan Restaurant: Esca Khoo and Tasia & Gracia Seger
Esca Khoo and Tasia & Gracia Seger presents a culinary journey through the Indonesian Archipelagos.
Chocolate Painting Workshops
Painting workshops that will appeal to all senses.
Tipple and Tints
Learn to paint while sipping on cocktails with guest street artist Bronik.
Melbourne Cup Day Cruise
Cruise to Flemington in the most enjoyable way on Melbourne Cup Day.
The Three Tenors
An amazing, interactive dining experience of opera, food and wine.
Make Your Own Jams and Chutneys
Learn the basics of preserving, starting from scratch.
An Evening of Food and Film with MIFF
See the film Blaze and enjoy a dinner at Cumulus Inc.
Hawthorn Football Club: Best and Fairest Award
Be there as the Peter Crimmins Medal is awarded for 2022.
Shop the City
Shop exclusive offers and discounts at the city’s iconic malls, centres and laneways.
Carlton Aperitivo Tour
Indulge in the much-loved aperitivo tradition on a tour of Melbourne's 'Little Italy'.
Starward Whisky Supper
Indulge in a three-course dinner with matched Starward whisky.
Christmas Day Lunch Cruise
Celebrate Christmas in comfort this year on a three-hour lunch cruise.
Hidden Bars of Melbourne Walking and Drinking Tour
Discover cocktail bars, repurposed venues, shipping container bars and speakeasies.
Drinking History Tours
Award-winning experiences of Melbourne’s secret laneways, colourful history and hidden bars.
Old and Rare Wine Tastings
An exclusive opportunity to sample old and rare wines with a sommelier.
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