Discover things to do in Melbourne in December, from a wonderland of free Christmas events to exhibitions, attractions and places to visit.

25 Nov - 25 Dec

Christmas in the city

See the city light up with dazzling displays, festive events and activities for the whole family.

31 Dec - 1 Jan

New Year's Eve

From fancy dinners to family fun, Melbourne is the perfect place to celebrate New Year's Eve.

17 Sep - 2 Oct

School holidays

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

17 May - 18 Dec

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

The brand-new production can now be enjoyed in one magical afternoon or evening.

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1 Jan - 31 Jan

What's on in January

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

Melbourne for free

Discover free things to do in Melbourne, including galleries, museums, events and festivals.

Major events

From the Australian Open to the Melbourne Cup, major events take centre stage throughout the year.

Family and kids

Find things to do with the kids, from family-friendly events to fun attractions and workshops.