1 Apr - 11 Jul

Jurassic World by Brickman

An adventure 6 million LEGO® bricks in the making.

Melbourne's unmissable winter events

Grab the diary – you’ll want to lock in every one of these major events.

What's free in Melbourne this month

Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.

4 Jun - 3 Oct

French Impressionism from The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

An exhibition of over 100 masterworks of French Impressionism.

4 Jan - 31 Dec

Becoming You: An incomplete Guide

An exhibition of Australian coming-of-age stories.

19 Apr - 22 Aug

She-Oak and Sunlight: Australian Impressionism

A large-scale exhibition of more than 250 artworks drawn from collections around Australia,

11 Feb - 31 Jan

The Story of the Moving Image

An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.

22 Oct - 24 Oct

Melbourne Dog Lovers Show

Featuring over 1000 dogs, 120 breeds, unmissable attractions and exhibitors.

12 Dec - 14 Jun

Gung: Create, Make, Do, Love

A stunning new exhibition by Wergaia/Wemba Wemba artist Kelly Koumalatsos.

Melbourne's essential night-time events

From hidden laneway markets to retro roller rinks, Melbourne gets lit once the lights go out.

2 Feb - 11 Jul

Imaginaria

An interactive dreamlike landscape where imagination meets futuristic play.

13 May - 17 Oct

Disney: The Magic of Animation

Discover the creativity and innovation of almost 100 years of Disney Animation.

1 Sep - 24 Nov

THE LUME Melbourne

Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.

12 Jun - 31 Jan

Treasures of the Natural World

Melbourne Museum's newest exhibition from London's Natural History Museum.

12 Mar - 6 Feb

Big Weather

A timely exhibition that recognises Indigenous cultural knowledge of weather systems.

15 Jan - 31 Dec

Australian Music Vault

A celebration of Australian contemporary music – past, present and future.

11 Jan - 31 Dec

Worlds Immersive at Melbourne Museum

Art and science collide with mesmerising imagery and soundscapes in this 5-minute film.

19 Nov - 1 May

Bark Ladies

An exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists.

19 Aug - 22 Aug

Australasian Quilt Convention

See the best quilts and learn new techniques.

15 Aug - 31 Jul

75th Anniversary of the End of World War II

Activities, stories and exhibitions reflecting on WWII.

27 Mar - 14 Jun

Yhonnie Scarce: Missile Park

Missile Park is a focused survey of Scarce's work with a major new commission.

9 Sep - 11 Sep

Melbourne International Coffee Expo

Asia Pacific's largest dedicated coffee event.

17 May - 31 Aug

Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020

This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.

3 Jul - 4 Jul

Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

A fun event for fans of all ages, interests and pop-obsessions.

27 May - 19 Jun

Into Me See: A Group Show

Eighteen Australian artists respond to the theme of intimacy.

30 Apr - 11 Jul

Top Arts

Showcasing the work of students who have completed VCE Art or Studio Arts.

1 Jun - 30 Jun

Light the Way

Designer Sener Besim presents his first ever large-scale sculptural work.

1 Dec - 31 Dec

River Connections at Melbourne Museum

A journey which celebrates the life of Victoria’s river environments.

6 Aug - 8 Aug

Drag Expo 2021

The nation's best celebration of everything drag, kitsch and pop-culture is coming to Melbourne.

20 May - 27 Jun

Soldier Settler

An exhibition of photography by Les Chandler.

25 May - 19 Jun

William Eicholtz: Greedy Pixiu

A contemporary ceramic sculpture exhibition of creatures that invite good luck.

18 May - 1 Jul

Between Two Worlds

Immerse yourself in the visual world of three artists who explore the experience of being a veteran.

11 Mar - 17 Sep

Tales From the MacRobertson International Air Races

An exhibition about the 1934 great air race from England to Melbourne.

8 Oct - 20 Feb

Rosalie Gascoigne | Lorraine Connelly-Northey

An exhibition of artworks by Rosalie Gascoigne and Lorraine Connelly-Northey.

4 Jun - 1 Oct

NGV Friday Nights

Stay up late at the French Impressionism exhibition, with music, bars and dining.

11 Jun - 3 Oct

Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories

The first major retrospective of Melbourne-based artist and designer, Maree Clarke.

10 Dec - 5 Jul

Queer

Queer shines a light on the NGV Collection to examine the queer stories that artworks can tell.

18 May - 1 Apr

Dean Bowen's Imagining Centaur

An exploration of the tragic sinking of the Australian hospital ship Centaur in May 1943.

8 Jul - 18 Jul

How to Build a Universe

Look at the world through a microcosm of speculative lenses.

22 May - 24 Oct

History in the Making

History in the Making showcases design that is shaping human culture and making history.

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Street art

Melbourne laneways are filled with street art, stencils, paste-ups and mixed media.

Persona

A billboard-sized outdoor artwork by Aylsa McHugh on the Hero Apartment Building.

Federation Bells

The Federation Bells are a set of 39 brass bells located in Birrarung Marr in central Melbourne.

Fruition

A distinctive artwork by Matthew Harding, at the gateway to Royal Park.