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What's free in Melbourne this month
Everything to see, do and enjoy in Melbourne for free this month.
See contemporary, classic and documentary films on the big screen at Library at The Dock.
An exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists.
An exhibition exploring what it means to be human during a time of technological acceleration.
Behind the Lines
An exhibition of political cartoons showing how we grappled with 2020.
Dream Factory: GMH Design at Fishermans Bend 1964-2020
This exhibition celebrates the story of GMH design in Melbourne.
Celebrate all things French this winter with live music, workshops, giveaways and French films.
Shot in the Heart of Melbourne
Street photography captured within the centre of the city.
Seeing the Invisible
An ambitious exhibition of artworks created with augmented reality (AR) technology.
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.
Docklands Community Craft and Farmers Market
A food and craft market held twice a month.
A celebration of Southern Indian and Sri Lankan village culture, flavours and hospitality.
Arriba - Melbourne Mexican Festival
Enjoy all things Mexican themed at this outdoor festival.
Step deeper into a glowing world where things are never quite as they seem.
European Market at Rialto
Grab a bite to eat, peruse the giftware stalls and enjoy the live music and maypole dancing.
Maree Clarke: Ancestral Memories
The first major retrospective of Melbourne-based artist and designer, Maree Clarke.
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.
Gaming Film Festival
Watch the highs and hilarious lows of gaming's greatest flicks.
Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market
Discover wares by local makers and artisans at this weekly market.
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.
Become delightfully entangled in an art experience like no other.
In Every Dream Home a Heart Ache
Check out a new work by artist Natty Solo as part of Flash Forward.
Queen Vic Market – Mini Market Series
Explore some of the market’s hidden gems.
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The ultimate guide to Moomba
Read our guide of what to see and do at Moomba.
Melbourne's Lunar New Year Festival events
Featuring lion dances, dragon boat racing, delicious street food and weekend pop-ups.
The ultimate guide to Firelight Festival
Melbourne's epic winter festival is back – and it's free!