Step back in time to explore mid-century Melbourne in an abandoned ballroom. Chase glittering projections and wander through Monet’s garden. Find free family festivals and meet up for street food and live music at night markets. Toast the sunset from rooftop bars and head to huge gigs and blockbuster theatre shows after dark.

Melbourne’s most unmissable moments are yours to explore, only in the city. 



An immersive, multi-sensory installation adorned with Rone’s haunting signature murals.

Melbourne's best blockbuster events

The best major events on in Melbourne this year.


Always Live

Enjoy a brand-new Victoria-wide celebration of live contemporary music.


Summer Night Market

Come along on Wednesday nights for shopping, eating, drinking, live music and sunset vibes.

The best new restaurants in Melbourne

Find Melbourne's best new spots for festive dining, Christmas parties and more.

The best special occasion restaurants in Melbourne

Elevate your evening at these cult-status eateries, degustations and luxe fine-dining spots. 

The best dining pop-ups in Melbourne

Find secret bars, basement hideaways and exclusive dining experiences for your Christmas catch up.

Melbourne's best new restaurants you might have missed

These brand new hidden gems are the best way to rediscover Melbourne this festive season.

Royal Exhibition Building Dome Promenade

The Royal Exhibition Building opens its doors to a unique view unseen for 100 years.


THE LUME Melbourne

Enter the world of Monet and Friends – an epic adventure into French Impressionism.


Tyama: A Multisensory Experience of Nature

Discover senses beyond human perception, alongside the animals that use them.

Victoria by Farmer's Daughters

A unique culinary experience which celebrates the produce, people and places of Victoria.

The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best markets

Melbourne's iconic markets are back in full force for the festive season.

The ultimate Melbourne live gig guide

Concert halls and music venues hosting live music this week

How to spend 24 hours in Melbourne

From secret street art to seasonal events, you’ll find something for everyone.

8 reasons to leave work on time

Get the best happy hour deals, cheap tickets to amazing shows and more.

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Epic events

From all-day art exhibitions to live gigs and blockbuster theatre. Find it all, only in the city.

Iconic eats

Bar-hop between laneways, toast the sunset from the rooftops and dine out after dark.

New and unmissable

Find the newest bars, restaurants, pop-ups and shows on right now.

Essential experiences

Find markets, festivals, laneway street art and iconic arcades, only in the city.