What’s happening in Melbourne

Things to do, events and entertainment in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

  • (Comedy)

    23 Mar-20 Apr Kevin Bridges will be bringing his live stand up show to Australia for the first time. Just ten years ago, the Scottish comic... More details
  • (Comedy)

    25 Mar-20 Apr Irish comedian Jason Byrne is returning to Australia for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival , and he wants you to... More details
  • (Comedy)

    26 Mar-20 Apr Jen Brister is a wishful thinker: this Londoner believes she has time to do all the fun things as well as keep up-to-scratch... More details
  • (Sport & Outdoor)

    18-21 Apr This long weekend race will see athletes of all levels hit the tracks. The 133rd edition will see races from 70 to 3200 metres... More details
  • (Sport & Outdoor)

    Mon 21 Apr Burn fat more efficiently and increase your metabolism at April Avengers Fitness Challenge. The four-week challenge involves... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Mon 21 Apr Stripped back, intimate and talent-filled are just some of the words to describe the Curtin's Jazz Party, taking place every... More details
  • (Music)

    Tue 22 Apr He's has been held responsible for ushering the likes of Jeff, Jimmy Page and Eric Clapton into the world of... More details
  • (Music)

    Tue 22 Apr Iron and Wine’s fifth album Ghost on Ghost is not only the most elaborately-orchestrated album released under the name:... More details
  • (Music)

    Tue 22 Apr The smooth-sounding John Mayer is stopping into Melbourne during his national tour of blues and roots festivals. After making... More details
  • (Film)

    Fri 25 Apr "What you are about to see can only be described as frank, adult entertainment." So claims this 1971 arthouse... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Fri 25 Apr Ping pong tables, basketball hoops, a half-pipe and three rooms of DJs dropping dub, drum’n’bass and hip hop – don’t... More details
  • (Around Town)

    Fri 25 Apr On the 99th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings, join war veterans and their descendants at the Dawn Service and ANZAC Day... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Sat 26 Apr Make your way to the Exford for a fortnightly fix of indie dance hits. Resident DJs Caity K and Ted C (Panic!) spin the indie... More details
  • (Art)

    14 Mar-26 Apr Bonnie Lane mashes up various parts of the human body to create strange and wonderful creatures. Get down and work your way... More details
  • (Theatre)

    17 Mar-26 Apr A big hit in Sydney when it premiered at Belvoir in 2011, Neighbourhood Watch is actually set in Melbourne, in Kew, just... More details

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