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

Titanic: The Artefact Exhibition
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Titanic: The Artefact Exhibition

Explore human stories of the Titanic told through 200+ artefacts recovered from the legendary ship.

PayPal Melbourne Fashion Festival
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PayPal Melbourne Fashion Festival

An annual celebration of fashion with world-class runways and much more.

NGV Architecture Commission: (This is) Air
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NGV Architecture Commission: (This is) Air

The NGV 2023 Architecture Commission is a large-scale installation that makes the invisible visible.

Grease the Musical
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Grease the Musical

Grease returns to the Australian stage in a new, multi-million dollar live production.

NGV Triennial
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NGV Triennial

NGV Triennial returns in 2023 with a powerful and moving snapshot capturing the world today.

The Rocky Horror Show
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The Rocky Horror Show

The iconic Rock 'N' Roll musical The Rocky Horror Show is back by phenomenal demand.

Ghosts? What Ghosts! Night Tour
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Ghosts? What Ghosts! Night Tour

Brace yourself for bone-strumming tales of unexplained sights after dark.

Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market
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Arts Centre Melbourne Sunday Market

Discover handcrafted treasures made by local artisans.

Rent: The Musical
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Rent: The Musical

Don't miss your chance to discover the show that took Broadway by storm.

National Sustainability Festival
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National Sustainability Festival

Showcasing sustainability and climate thought leaders.

Punting on the Lake
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Punting on the Lake

Glide between the bays and islands of Ornamental Lake on a guided boat cruise.

BBC Earth Experience
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BBC Earth Experience

Travel the natural world in one epic audio visual experience narrated by Sir David Attenborough.

Mosaic Lamp Classes
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Mosaic Lamp Classes

Master traditional Turkish mosaic lamp crafting and take home your unique handcrafted piece.

Art, History, Food and Wine Tour
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Art, History, Food and Wine Tour

The perfect introduction to Melbourne – street art, curious tales, wine tasting and tapas.

What's on in February
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What's on in February

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

Adam Archer: Take It or Leave It

Adam Archer: Take It or Leave It

Come and view contemporary abstract paintings by local artist, Adam Archer.

Jincheng Deng: Suturing
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Jincheng Deng: Suturing

An exhibition influenced by the shift in focus toward non-human elements.

Saboteurs
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Saboteurs

Join an Among Us-style game played in real life.

Pinot and Picasso
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Pinot and Picasso

Enjoy a creative experience built on connection and good times.

Women Work for Victory in WWII
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Women Work for Victory in WWII

Explore the story of women on the home front during the Second World War.

Rififi: Jean Jullien for Kids
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Rififi: Jean Jullien for Kids

Experience the NGV's kids' gallery as it's transformed into an underwater world for summer.

Future Anterior

Future Anterior

Presented as part of PHOTO 2024 this exhibition features the work of lens-based artists.

Theoretical Comedy
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Theoretical Comedy

A comedy show in the centre of Melbourne, featuring some of the brightest rising stars.

Mainit Illusion
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Mainit Illusion

A hot and humid installation of Filipinx sound, video and performance.

Aide-memoire by Katherine Bowman
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Aide-memoire by Katherine Bowman

Exhibition comprising sculpture, drawing and jewellery, exploring the concept of the 'memory aid'.

Nadine Christensen: Around
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Nadine Christensen: Around

Celebrate the tangle of art and life in this major survey exhibition.

Yarra Sunrise Running Tour
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Yarra Sunrise Running Tour

Explore Melbourne’s parks, gardens, fountains and sporting precincts.

House of the Heart
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House of the Heart

A cultural cabaret of home, belonging, journey and heart.

Oshun

Oshun

A percussive, seductive account of African gods, and messy African goddesses, at La Mama Theatre.

Standing Circle
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Standing Circle

Organically blending world music, funk and hip-hop with a jazz attitude.

 Jacoténe by Candlelight

Jacoténe by Candlelight

Join Jacoténe for a night of soulful songs, by candlelight at Fed Square.

Meet Me at Dawn
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Meet Me at Dawn

A queer love story from one of theatre's most exciting playwrights.

Paint and Sip Classes
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Paint and Sip Classes

Paint, sip your own wine and enjoy treats in an easy workshop, with no art skills needed.

For Kin and Country
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For Kin and Country

Explore the extraordinary history of First Peoples’ service in the Australian Defence Force.

Sports Precinct Walking Tour
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Sports Precinct Walking Tour

Explore Melbourne's sports precinct on foot with a local guide, including a tour of the MCG.

Write In Thursdays
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Write In Thursdays

A twice-monthly opportunity to enjoy a studio space and get some writing done.

The Fluid Project
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The Fluid Project

A unique and joyful creative experience located at the Emporium Shopping Centre.

Trenches to Runway: Military Influences on Popular Fashion
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Trenches to Runway: Military Influences on Popular Fashion

Explore the enduring influence of military design on popular fashion.

MECCA x NGV Women in Design Commission: Bethan Laura Wood
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MECCA x NGV Women in Design Commission: Bethan Laura Wood

An installation that delves into the gendered history of education and transfer of knowledge.

Groundhog Day the Musical
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Groundhog Day the Musical

This brilliant new production, based on the classic movie plays exclusively in Melbourne.

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