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

1 Nov - 30 Jun

THE LUME Melbourne

Immerse yourself in the work of Van Gogh at Australia's digital art gallery.

23 Sep - 1 Aug

Seeing the Invisible

An ambitious exhibition of artworks created with augmented reality (AR) technology.

6 Dec - 28 Aug

NGV Architecture Commission: Pond[er]

An outdoor installation, complete with a pink pond.

3 Jul - 24 Dec

Stencil Art Workshop

Learn how to create quirky stencil art on canvas with street artist N20.

8 Nov - 12 Jun

A Miracle Constantly Repeated, by Patricia Piccinini

Flinders Street Station’s ballroom opens its doors for Australia’s pre-eminent visual artist.

30 Apr - 26 Jun

Spectrum: An Exploration of Colour

An exhibition exploring colour in works drawn from the NGV.

18 May - 31 Dec

Shrine Tours

Experience more at the Shrine with a guided tour

22 Jan - 19 Nov

Main Stage at Comedy Republic

Featuring festival favourites, gala gods and local stars.

23 Jun

Masterclass with Daniel Müller-Schott

Watch a masterclass for Australia's next generation musicians.

13 Jan - 22 Dec

Tai Chi on the Deck at The Dock

Enjoy a tai chi and qigong class outdoors – it's the perfect mind and body exercise.

4 Mar - 14 Oct

The Australian Ballet: Behind The Scenes

Go behind the scenes and spend a morning with the dancers.

18 Mar - 7 Aug


Queer shines a light on the NGV Collection to examine the queer stories that artworks can tell.

20 Jan - 19 Jun

Mental: Head Inside

Visit Science Gallery's inaugural exhibition around mental health.

1 Dec - 30 Jun

River Connections at Melbourne Museum

A journey which celebrates the life of Victoria’s river environments.

18 Jun

Jams for Juniors: The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Introduce babies and toddlers to the magic of music with The Sorcerer's Apprentice.

16 Mar - 31 Jul


The award-winning musical is coming to Melbourne soon.

1 Dec - 30 Oct

Lust Love Loss: Australian Stories of Wartime Relationships

Explore how universal experiences are magnified in times of war.

3 Jan - 19 Dec

Comedy at Spleen: Mondays

Come along to the city's longest-running comedy night.

8 Jun - 25 Jun

Person, Woman, Man, Camera, TV

Group exhibition investigating the politics of speaking and representations of power.

25 Jun

Death and Desire

A musical program dedicated to the forces of nature with the work of Strauss and Dvořák.

18 May - 1 Jul

Between Two Worlds

Immerse yourself in the visual world of three artists who explore the experience of being a veteran.

29 Jun

Open Rehearsal with Xian Zhang

Take a peek behind the scenes at an MSO open rehearsal with guest conductor Xian Zhang.

21 Jan - 23 Dec

Comedy at the Coopers Inn

A showcase of the best local, interstate and international comedians every Friday night.

1 Feb - 12 Jun

Crowd Stance: Rafaella McDonald

Be swept up by this large scale installation rendered in striking colour and an irresistible style.

30 Jun - 1 Jul

Beethoven's Ninth

A special performance of Beethoven's enduring symphonic masterpiece, the Ninth.

4 Nov - 22 Dec

Comedy Connection

Every Thursday, enjoy five of Melbourne's best comedians along with weekly bar specials.

5 Nov - 30 Jun

Cluedo Experience

Step back in time to solve a mysterious murder that brings the iconic board game Cluedo to life.

10 Jun

The Twilight of Time: A Cosmic Journey to Eternity

An hour-long fireside chat between Professor Brian Greene and the event host.

7 Jan - 17 Dec

Queen Vic Market Ultimate Foodie Tour

A fascinating guided walking tour of the city's iconic market.

7 Jan - 24 Jun

Melbourne Magic Show

Enjoy a theatrical magic experience like no other.

23 Nov - 28 Jun

Linguas Melbourne Language Exchange Social

Meet new people and practise speaking another language.

29 Jun - 31 Dec

Shrine Kids

A fantastic opportunity for indoor and outdoor play.

26 Nov - 23 Dec

The Big Hoo-Haa

Melbourne's longest-running, best-loved weekly impro comedy show.

26 Feb - 8 Oct

The Australian Ballet: Hallberg in Conversation

Join The Australian Ballet's Artistic Director for intimate chats with top creatives.

2 Feb - 21 Jun

Trans and Gender Diverse Online Writing Group

Join authors Alison Evans and Nevo Zisin for an online writing group.

25 Jun

Be Wise Ball

Come along to the Pat Cronin Foundation's annual ball.

1 Feb - 13 Dec

Music Matinee

Live and free fine music at lunchtime on Tuesdays in the city.

11 May - 31 Jul

Protest Melbourne

From the 1840s Melburnians took to the streets to express their views on a wide range of issues.

3 Jun - 11 Jun

The Australian Ballet: Kunstkamer

Kunstkamer invites you to wonder at the endless possibilities of art.

28 Apr - 4 Jun

The Portrait

A selection of artists consider the portrait as part of PHOTO 2022.

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