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Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.
An exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists.
Alter State: Digital Launch
A celebration of disability, creativity and culture with performances and workshops.
National Sustainable Living Festival
Showcasing sustainability and climate thought leaders.
The Great Fed Square Heist
A virtual treasure hunt around Fed Square, with real prizes up for grabs.
Seeing the Invisible
An ambitious exhibition of artworks created with augmented reality (AR) technology.
NGV Architecture Commission: Pond[er]
An outdoor installation, complete with a pink pond.
Jasmine Grace: Ebb and Flow
A new exhibition by Melbourne-based light artist Jasmine Grace.
Explore 40 city laneways that are being transformed by over 80 creatives.
Makers Market at The District
This dog-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
Chinatown Melbourne Market
Enjoy hawker-style laneway dining in the heart of Melbourne.
Animals at Home: Live Stream Melbourne Zoo
Stay connected with your favourite animal from home, work or anywhere.
A celebration of Southern Indian and Sri Lankan village culture, flavours and hospitality.
She-Oak And Sunlight: Australian Impressionism Virtual Tour
Experience NGV's She-Oak and Sunlight: Australian Impressionism exhibition virtually.
The Story of the Moving Image
An ongoing exhibition that journeys through the past, present and future of the moving image.
Arbory Afloat Turquoise Coast
Melbourne’s largest outdoor floating bar and restaurant reopens this October.
Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market
Discover wares by local makers and artisans at this weekly market.
Arriba Melbourne Mexican Festival
Enjoy all things Mexican themed at this outdoor festival.
Silent Dialogue / 沉默的对话
Silent Dialogue / 沉默的对话 is a group art exhibition and program of events about migration.
The New North Melbourne Museum of Modern Art
An exhibition spanning painting, ceramics, photography and film.
Secret Garden at QT Melbourne
Brining all the Italianate garden vibes and celebrating the finest produce of the region.
A festival that explores how craft is evolving in the twenty-first century.
Melbourne Harmony Festival
Presenting the shared music, art, and culture of the people of the Eastern Mediterranean.
A timely exhibition that recognises Indigenous cultural knowledge of weather systems.
Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020
This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.
Australian Music Vault
A celebration of Australian contemporary music – past, present and future.
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Melbourne's Lunar New Year Festival events
Featuring lion dances, dragon boat racing, delicious street food and weekend pop-ups.