Discover things to do in Melbourne in September, from free events to exhibitions, attractions and places to visit.
Entertain the whole family over the school holidays with these kid-friendly events and activities.
Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature
Wonder at creatures from the Wizarding World alongside animals from London’s Natural History Museum.
Pierre Bonnard: Designed by India Madhavi
Presenting the iridescent paintings of Bonnard with immersive scenography by India Mahdavi.
Oktoberfest at Hofbräuhaus
Experience Melbourne's oldest Oktoberfest celebration in the heart of Chinatown at Hofbrauhaus.
RELICS: A New World Rises
A unique new exhibition where real-world artefacts meet the ingenious world of LEGO!
Nocturnal: Museum After Dark
Step into a world of wonder at an after-hours Melbourne Museum experience just for adults.
The Friends Experience
Recreate your favourite scenes and celebrate iconic moments at the interactive Friends Experience.
Fitzroy Gardens Spring Super Sleuth
Take the detective challenge and help Kylie Kangaroo find her lunch.
Play Capitol Arcade
Discover a hidden street arcade to follow a trail of arcade games embedded in shops and cafés.
Melbourne Town Hall Tours
Take a tour of one of Melbourne's most iconic buildings.
Laneways, Small Shops and Arcades
Explore Melbourne's laneways and arcades, and meet the small retailers that live there.
THE LUME Melbourne
Immerse yourself in Connection – breathtaking stories through First Nations art and music.
Melbourne Street Art Tours
Local guides treat you to some of Melbourne's underground treasures.
NGV Friday Nights
NGV Friday Nights returns with a kaleidoscope of colour this winter.
Wellness at THE LUME Melbourne
Join Happy Melon Studios for an immersive and multi-sensory yoga experience at THE LUME.
See contemporary, classic and documentary films on the big screen at Library at The Dock.
A monthly cabaret show with a rotating cast of naughty circus and burlesque artists.
Walsh Street Guided Tour
Explore Robin Boyd’s iconic residence at 290 Walsh Street on a guided tour.
Ghosts? What Ghosts! Night Tour
Brace yourself for bone-strumming tales of unexplained sights after dark.
Kids Holiday Workshop: Freehand Street Art
Learn spray-painting techniques from a renowned street artist.
Kings of Comedy: Underground, Uncensored, Unrivalled
Enjoy stand-up comedy from future stars and celebrity guest headliners.
Bourke Street Mall Busking
Meet Melbourne's marvellous musicians and more in the iconic Bourke Street Mall busking spots.
Makers Market at The District
This outdoor undercover family-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
Europa Night Market
Bringing your favourite European street eats to Queen Vic Market.
Carnival of Karactors
A rotating cast of steamy, sexy and silly circus artists, comedians and burlesque performers.
Gin-dulgent High Tea with Chef Sigrid
Take your seat for a guided gin high tea like no other.
Face Me: Portraits of a Collegiate Community
Celebrating the works within Trinity College's Australian portraiture collection.
Raspberry Pi Meetup
A monthly meet up to collaborate and work on electronics projects.
Lost Jobs: The Changing World of Work
Find out about the work of a ‘nightman’, a ‘scoop boy’, and a phrenologist.
Linguas Saturday Language Exchange
Meet new people and practise speaking another language.
Origami Making Meetup
Try your hand at the art of origami with these fun and casual meet ups.
Teddy Bears Picnic
Bring your favourite furry friend along for an adventure in the Fitzroy Gardens.
A fun, interactive session designed for young children and their carers.
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