Major events

30 Jun - 15 Jul

Melbourne Documentary Film Festival Online

Enjoy one of the world's newest documentary film festivals online.

School holidays

Entertain the whole family over the school holidays with these kid-friendly events and activities.

27 Jun - 25 Jul

Melbourne International Jazz Festival: These Digital Times

A free, online music festival of the best local and international jazz.

16 Jul - 26 Jul

Open House Melbourne

Celebrate one of the world’s most liveable cities from the comfort of your own home.

8 Jul - 26 Jul

Truffle Melbourne: Truffle Confidential Online

A digital festival of truffle cooking, conversation and celebration.

31 Jul - 2 Aug

Melbourne Fringe VCR Fest

VCR Fest is three days of digital events delivered straight to your home.

6 Aug - 23 Aug

MIFF 68½

A reimagined celebration of cinema online, featuring a suite of films and special events.

29 Jun - 22 Nov

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

See Harry Potter and The Cursed Child – Parts One and Two, exclusively playing in Melbourne.

15 Nov

ICC Men's T20 World Cup Final

The T20 World Cup will feature premium matches, including hosts Australia taking on New Zealand.

16 Feb - 28 Feb

Come From Away

Award-winning musical telling the true story of a small town that welcomed the world.

27 Jun - 4 Oct

Japanese Modernism

A free exhibition of modernist Japanese fashion, art and interior design.

11 Oct

Sri Lankan Festival

Experience the flavours and culture of Sri Lanka, right here in Melbourne!

8 Jun - 20 Dec

Magic Mike Live

A thrilling 360-degree live dance and acrobatic spectacular based on the hit movies.


Melbourne lights up at Christmas with dazzling displays, festive events and activities.

18 Feb - 7 Mar

PHOTO 2021

PHOTO 2021 is a major new international festival of photography.

28 May - 30 May

Good Food and Wine Show

Celebrating the best in food and wine from across Australia over one big weekend.

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What's on in August

Discover things to do in August, from free events to exhibitions, attractions and places to visit.

What's on in November

Things to do in Melbourne in November, from free events to exhibitions and places to visit.

2 Jul - 5 Aug

Normality EP Release by Tanya George

A collection of film clips for the launch of Normality, an EP by Tanya George.

6 Aug

Paeonia Drive: Navigation

Angela Goh and Su Yu Hsin navigate their environment, turning their screens into stages.