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

Take a virtual tour of the city's most beautiful and historic buildings during Open House Melbourne, enjoy an online performance as part of the Melbourne International Jazz Festival, and find ways to entertain the kids during the winter school holidays,

2 Aug - 23 Jul

Defending With Pride

An exhibition revealing stories of LGBTQ+ service.

Neo Lemonade

Contemporary cafe in Docklands serving creative brunch alongside specialty roasted Padre Coffee.

Spring Street Grocer

Cheese, gelato, groceries, coffee and gourmet foods all under one roof.

Mörk Chocolate Brew House

Mörk Chocolate is a specialty hot chocolate company creating chocolate blends in small batches.

Design a Space

A platform where designers rent a retail space to showcase their offerings.

Maha

This opulent, award-winning restaurant brings Middle Eastern flavours to modern fine dining.

Asado

An Argentinian barbecue restaurant in the heart of Southbank.

The Boatbuilders Yard

A large open space retaining the heritage and charm of Melbourne's maritime precinct.

Brother Baba Budan

Small cafe specialising in single origin beans roasted by Seven Seeds.

The Tea Room

Enjoy morning or afternoon tea at the National Gallery of Victoria.

Eau de Vie

A bar with liquid nitrogen cocktails, tasting menus, plus a secret lounge hidden behind a bookcase.

Chancery Lane

Reimagining timeless charm this European style bistro is suited for any occasion.

Chef David

Chef David fire up the barbecue with their Sichuan BBQ grill menu.

Her Melbourne

A four-storey mega venue celebrating modern food, drinks, music and art.

Curious

Curious pairs bold concoctions with a menu of small bites and sharing plates.

Aru

Aru is one of the newest restaurants in Melbourne, by the acclaimed team behind Sunda.

Dinosaur Designs

Award-winning Australian designers of handmade resin jewellery and homewares.

Gingerboy

A colourful bar and restaurant inspired by the hawker markets of South East Asia.

Yarra Botanica

Yarra Botanica is a floating bar and eatery on the Yarra River, celebrating Victorian producers.

Miyako Japanese Cuisine and Teppanyaki

Japanese cuisine or teppanyaki dining with a Yarra River view.

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1 Aug - 31 Aug

What's on in August

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