23 Jan - 28 Mar

Free Movies at Fed Square

Melbourne’s greatest outdoor cinema is coming alive this summer!

7 Jan - 26 Jan

Drive-In(door) Cinema

Indoor drive-in showing new releases, cult classics and family films.

26 Dec - 31 Jan

Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker 3D

Giant screen cuteness comes to IMAX these school holidays.

7 Jan - 25 Apr

Moonlight Cinema

Kick back with a film under the stars at Melbourne’s most spectacular open-air cinema.

7 Jan - 24 Jan

Melbourne Museum Summer Sessions

Celebrate the return of live music and comedy as well as cult and family cinema classics.

27 Jan

Australia Daze

A brand new digital restoration of Pat Fiske's stunning snapshot of Australians on film.

The ultimate family guide to Christmas in Melbourne

All the family-friendly festive fun you can have in the city this year.

27 Feb

The Adventures of Prince Achmed with Phillip Johnston

A free screening of the world's oldest animated film with a new jazz score by Phillip Johnston.

10 Feb

The Big Bike Film Night

Come along for the ride and see the best cycling short films from around the world.

6 Feb - 20 Feb

Hellenic Museum Summer Cinema

See iconic films at the Hellenic Museum's Summer Cinema series.

29 Jan

Love Fail

Free performance of David Lang's love fail, with screening of video captured in upstate New York.

14 Aug - 31 Dec

ACMI Re/commends

ACMI staff recommend a selection of 'must watch' films for lockdown.

Melbourne cinemas


Movie theatre with recliner seats and surround-sound in every cinema.


ACMI – Your museum of screen culture.

Cinema Nova

Cinema Nova is Melbourne's home of quality arthouse and contemporary cinema

Chinatown Cinema

This cinema screens the latest Chinese-language movies.

The Capitol

An extraordinary refurbished cinema and destination for events, festivals and live performances.

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq

One-stop entertainment venue with arcade games, bowling lanes, dodgem cars and cocktail bar.


Cinema complex inside Melbourne Central showing the latest blockbusters.

Village Cinemas Crown

Offering a broad range of cinema experiences to cover all tastes and occasions.


Delivering an immersive movie experience on the world's largest screen.

Rooftop Cinema

Melbourne’s original rooftop cinema, screening art house, classic and new release films in summer.

Kino Cinema

Boutique cinema within Collins Place showing art house, independent and mainstream films.

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Museums and galleries

Explore Melbourne's public museums and galleries along with artist-run and commercial galleries.

Theatre and shows

Discover Melbourne's hit musicals, cutting-edge theatre and late-night cabaret shows.

Monthly highlights

Make the most of your visit to Melbourne with our monthly guides to what's on in the city.


Let the hanging lanterns guide you along Little Bourke Street into Australia’s oldest Chinatown.