Christmas guides

Discover the best shopping spots, Christmas catch-up ideas and tips for getting the best out of the festive season.

Things to do

The ultimate guide to Melbourne’s best Christmas events

Seek out Christmas markets, pop-up street parties, snow covered laneways and more.

The ultimate guide to Melbourne's best Christmas lights and decorations

Where to see stunning Christmas trees, the best Christmas lights and more beautiful decorations.

The best things to do with your family at Christmas

Rediscover the magic of Melbourne with free events, Christmas lights and an epic scavenger hunt.

The best group catch-up activities in Melbourne

Play mini golf, experience virtual reality and sing karaoke while catching up with friends

Get 25% off your stay at these luxury hotels

Stay and play in the city this Christmas with 25% off your two-night stay at these luxury hotels.

Get $5 car parking at city car parks

Score $5 parking at carparks across the city.

Shopping

Best gifts under $50 from Melbourne brands and boutiques

Fill your Santa sack with treasures from Melbourne-owned brands and boutiques this year.

Melbourne's best sales, offers and discounts

The best deals and discounts at Melbourne's shopping centres, iconic boutiques and more.

Melbourne's best Christmas gifts for kids

Treat the kids in your life to a little something special from Melbourne's best boutiques

Kris Kringle gifts under $20

Melbourne's best Kris Kringle and secret santa gifts under $20.

The best Christmas gifts for new parents

Find the perfect Christmas gift for the newest members of the family.

Melbourne's best geeky pop culture Christmas gifts

Get the best Pop Vinyls, Star Wars art, rare collectibles and Dr Who merch.

The best Disney-themed Christmas gifts you can buy in Melbourne

You'll find this iconic character featured on all kinds of gifts from local stores

The best Melbourne experience gifts

Give the gift of theatre, foodie workshops, stunning walking tours and more.

Last-minute Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers under $50

These last-minute gift ideas from the city's best small businesses are all home runs

Eat and drink

The best Christmas puddings, pavs and panettones in Melbourne

Enjoy these sweet desserts from your favourite local bakers.

Your guide to Christmas Day dining in Melbourne

From fancy fine dining to casual eats, these spots are open on 25 December.

The best restaurants for group dining in Melbourne

Catch up with friends at these group-friendly local venues

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Christmas in the city

Celebrate Christmas in the city with a wonderland of events, pop-ups and shopping offers.

Christmas events

From pretty projections to pop-up street parties, celebrate with a season of festive events.

Christmas gift ideas

Find the perfect pressie for your special people with gift ideas for all budgets and interests.

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Christmas Decorations

Christmas comes to life around the city with sparkly decorations spreading festive cheer.