There’s so much happening in the city right now, it’s enough to give you FOMO.

From incredible exhibitions to award-winning productions there's no shortage of unmissable Melbourne moments to experience.

Melbourne's unmissable winter events

Grab the diary – you’ll want to lock in every one of these major events.

15 Jul - 5 Sep

The Knot

Become delightfully entangled in an art experience like no other.

18 Jul - 31 Dec

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

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

20 Aug - 13 Feb

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

See the Broadway sensation at Melbourne's Regent Theatre.

12 Jul - 5 Sep

In Every Dream Home a Heart Ache

Check out a new work by artist Natty Solo as part of Flash Forward.

25 Jun - 31 Jan

Treasures of the Natural World

Melbourne Museum's newest exhibition from London's Natural History Museum.

The best new hotels in Melbourne

You don't need to be from out-of-town to enjoy these luxury city escapes.

The best new bars in Melbourne

The best new spots for nitro cocktails, natural wines and delicious cheeseboards.

4 Jun - 1 Oct

NGV Friday Nights

Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.

1 Apr - 3 Oct

Jurassic World by Brickman

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.

21 May - 12 Sep

Igloo Wonderland at The Wharf Hotel

Cosy up beneath a sky of twinkling fairy lights by the Yarra.


An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.


Aru is one of the newest restaurants in Melbourne, by the acclaimed team behind Sunda.


Features Japanese grilled dishes, sashimi, pork katsu and select cuts of premium beef.


A serious cocktail bar with an extensive menu and full table service.

What’s new in Melbourne’s laneways

Take a peek down unfamiliar roads as we highlight the best hidden attractions in the city.