From rooftop cinemas to laneway bars, here's our guide to Melbourne’s most iconic FOMO-worthy experiences.
Arbory Afloat Beach House
Experience Melbourne’s largest outdoor floating bar and restaurant.
Live at the Bowl
Spend summer days and autumn nights revelling in Australia's best acts.
Kick back with a film under the stars at Melbourne’s most spectacular open-air cinema.
Punting on the Lake
Glide between the bays and islands of Ornamental Lake on a guided boat cruise.
Embla Rooftop Bar and Cinema
Watch a movie after sunset on a Melbourne rooftop.
An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.
Gung: Create, Make, Do, Love
A stunning new exhibition by Wergaia/Wemba Wemba artist Kelly Koumalatsos.
West Side Place Artcade
West Side Place Artcade is a public art collection celebrating the vibrancy of art and the city.
Because the Night
An immersive theatre adventure of epic storytelling.
Becoming You: An incomplete Guide
An exhibition of Australian coming-of-age stories.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
The award-winning production playing exclusively in Melbourne.
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 wares by local makers and artisans at this weekly market.
Worlds Immersive at Melbourne Museum
Art and science collide with mesmerising imagery and soundscapes in this 5-minute film.
Fashion and textile waste upcycled into stylish accessories.
Bijou Bottle Store & Bar
A bottle store and bar with a large selection of boutique wine and spirits.
Reimagining timeless charm this European style bistro is suited for any occasion.
A three-storey farm-to-table venue from Alejandro Saravia, celebrating the Gippsland region.
A daytime European food and wine bar, serving coffee, made to order sandwiches and sweets.
A celebration of Southern Indian and Sri Lankan village culture, flavours and hospitality.
Experience a menu of remixed classics sitting alongside bold innovations.
Curious pairs bold concoctions with a menu of small bites and sharing plates.
Enjoy pure and authentic Italian gelato from Piccolina's Hardware Lane shop.
Floating bar on the Yarra River under the Southbank pedestrian bridge.
Be your own captain by renting a picnic boat, with no boat licence required.
Makers Market at The District
This dog-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
THE LUME Melbourne
Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.
An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.
The Rooftop at QT
Stylish rooftop bar above the designer QT hotel offering spectacular views of the city.
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Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
Attraction in Docklands providing panoramic views of Melbourne.
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Bringing Mexican flavours, fun and more than 260 different tequilas to the table.
Rug up and grab a drink at this whimsical cocktail bar sculpted from over 30 tonnes of ice.
A multi-award winning work from Arrernte writer-performer Declan Furber Gillick.
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