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Find Melbourne's most iconic summer experiences, from FOMO-worthy outdoor cinema to night markets and laneway pop-ups.
Melbourne’s most romantic date-night restaurants
Enjoy an intimate night out at these cosy city restaurants.
Where to find the best ice cream in Melbourne
Where to find Melbourne's best gelato, fro-yo, ice cream and more.
The best new cafes and bakeries in Melbourne
The best new spots for brunch, iced coffee, Japanese treats and more.
The best Melbourne cafes for iced coffee
Try Vietnamese iced coffee, yuzu spritzes and classic cold brew.
Where to buy the best summer slides and sandals in Melbourne
Find flatform sandals, vintage designer shoes, Yeezy slides and more.
Be your own captain by renting a picnic boat, with no boat licence required.
Explore 40 city laneways that are being transformed by over 80 creatives.
Queen Victoria Market
Enjoy all your favourites from this beloved Melbourne landmark with online shopping now available.
Arbory Afloat Turquoise Coast
Melbourne’s largest outdoor floating bar and restaurant reopens this October.
An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.
The Story of the Moving Image
An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.
Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market
Discover handcrafted treasures made by local artisans.
An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.
Rug up and grab a drink at this whimsical cocktail bar sculpted from over 30 tonnes of ice.
Heritage House Tour: Robin Boyd's Walsh Street
Tour the house Robin Boyd designed for his own family in 1957.
Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour
A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.
Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020
This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.
Queens of the Damned: Pirate Dinner Theatre Experience
All hands on deck for the ultimate dinner and show experience.
Good old-fashioned mini golf transformed into an amazing glow-in-the-dark-experience.
Spectrum: An Exploration of Colour
An exhibition exploring colour in works drawn from the NGV.
Australian Music Vault
A celebration of Australian contemporary music – past, present and future.
An exhibition exploring what it means to be human during a time of technological acceleration.
Moulin Rouge! The Musical
See the Broadway sensation at Melbourne's Regent Theatre.
Frozen the Musical
See the much-loved film come to life at Her Majesty's Theatre
FOMO is supported by the Victorian Government.
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Get to the city or get FOMO
There's so much happening in the city over summer, it's enough to give you FOMO.
Toast the sunset from the rooftops and dine outdoors at Melbourne's best new spots, or get FOMO.
New and unmissable
Melbourne’s best new and unmissable bars, restaurants and unique-to-our-city experiences.