Our beautiful city is finally back with all the tastes, sounds and experiences we love and so many new ones to discover.

From incredible exhibitions to exhilarating live shows and gorgeous new restaurants, it's time to get to the city or get FOMO.

2 Feb - 23 May


An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.

23 Mar - 26 Jun

Because the Night

An immersive theatre adventure of epic storytelling.

26 May - 6 Jun

The Wilds

RISING transforms the Sidney Myer Music Bowl into a supernatural forest, complete with ice skating.

6 May - 16 May


Australia’s premier First Nations arts and cultural festival.

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.

25 Feb - 3 Oct

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

The award-winning production playing exclusively in Melbourne.

26 May - 6 Jun


A festival of art, music, performance and ceremony in the heart of Melbourne. 

12 Dec - 14 Jun

Gung: Create, Make, Do, Love

A stunning new exhibition by Wergaia/Wemba Wemba artist Kelly Koumalatsos.

Fancy Hank's

Your choice of BBQ sandwich served with fries, plus beer, wine or cider. Wed to Fri from 12pm.

Magic Mountain Saloon

Chicken potato massaman curry, papaya salad and choice of IPA or wine. Wed to Sat, 12pm-3pm.


Organic bone broth ramen with chicken, soy egg & dumplings, plus an Asahi. Weekdays 12pm-3pm.

Farmer's Daughters

Gourmet Gippsland tasting platter, plus juice and a housemade pastry. Weekdays 11.30am-2.30pm.

Dom's Pizzeria and Social Club

Three level bar, restaurant and rooftop in the heart of the city

Tres a Cinco

A laneway cantina and bar serving authentic Mexican food and cocktails.

7 Jan - 25 Apr

Moonlight Cinema

Kick back with a film under the stars at Melbourne’s most spectacular open-air cinema.

6 Jan - 30 Apr

Punting on the Lake

Glide between the bays and islands of Ornamental Lake on a guided boat cruise.

Greta Melbourne

A daytime European food and wine bar, serving coffee, made to order sandwiches and sweets.

Bijou Bottle Store & Bar

A bottle store and bar with a large selection of boutique wine and spirits.


An Italian vegetarian and vegan restaurant in Carlton.

The Budapest Cafe

A hidden gem of Carlton, inspired by Wes Anderson’s film, The Grand Budapest Hotel.