Winter in our city - City of Melbourne
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Winter in our city

​When the temperature drops, Melbourne heats up with a season packed full of events, boutique shopping and cosy dining – your city winter journey starts here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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Experience the exhilarating Firelight Festival. The opening weekend explodes in a vivid display of fire and light, before a month-long series of fiery feasts and entertainment unfolds. Discover Docklands like you’ve never experienced it before.
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Find your way around the city’s winter events, dining destinations, unique stores and more with our interactive map.
What's hot this winter
Discover winter in a new way with ideas and itineraries to create your very own journey through the city.
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Melbourne's calendar is jam-packed this winter with free events, arts and culture, foodie festivals and family-friendly activities perfect for all ages.
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Melburnians don't hibernate in winter – it's the perfect time for dining under heaters in cobbled laneways or tucking into a comforting meal licked by flames.
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Melbourne is renowned as the country's most desirable shopping destination. Hotfoot it to markets, arcades and boutiques and discover local and international artisan wares.
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Find out what's on in Melbourne with a curated list of unmissable festivals and events.
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Don't let the kids go stir-crazy, there are heaps of free and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy this winter.


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