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The best free and cheap online events
Try ballet, become a puppy carer and visit the theatre from your living room.
Chinatown Melbourne Market
Enjoy hawker-style laneway dining in the heart of Melbourne.
The nation's best celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop-culture is coming to Melbourne.
Step back in time to solve a mysterious murder that brings the iconic board game Cluedo to life.
Melbourne International Jazz Festival
Showcasing overseas and local jazz culture.
Discover stand up comedy shows and comedy clubs for the best laughs in Melbourne.
Animals at Home: Live Stream Melbourne Zoo
Stay connected with your favourite animal from home, work or anywhere.
Melbourne Marathon Festival
Happening across multiple distances and featuring some of the city’s most loved landmarks.
Docklands Community Craft and Farmers Market
A food and craft market held twice a month.
Heritage House Tour: Robin Boyd's Walsh Street
Tour the house Robin Boyd designed for his own family in 1957.
She-Oak And Sunlight: Australian Impressionism Virtual Tour
Experience NGV's She-Oak and Sunlight: Australian Impressionism exhibition virtually.
What's on this weekend
Discover things to do in Melbourne this weekend, from free events to virtual experiences.
Get to the city or get FOMO
Every FOMO-inducing Melbourne event and experience in one place.
NGV Friday Nights
Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.
Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories
The first major retrospective of Melbourne-based artist and designer, Maree Clarke.
Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories – Virtual Tour
Explore NGV's Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories exhibition virtually.
Big Sunday: Melbourne International Jazz Festival
A mammoth six-hour session at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl.
The Story of the Moving Image
An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.
Melbourne Harmony Festival
Presenting the shared music, art, and culture of the people of the Eastern Mediterranean.