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Shopping - Mon 22 Dec

Struggling to find that perfect gift? Cease your worries: the It Kit has popped out of the internet and up in Malvern, full of presents big and small. The idea behind the website – and now the shop – is...

Comedy - Mon 22 Dec

One of the grand old rooms of Melbourne comedy, Local Laughs remains to this day one of the most reliably entertaining comedy nights in the city. The room is curated by the esteemed Janet McLeod, who...

Around Town - 01 Oct-24 Dec

The National Trust of Australia Victoria (NTV) presents the Spring Garden Festival with events tailored specifically to suit Melbourne's array of tastes and interests. The festival will allow you to roam...

Latest Melbourne bars & restaurants reviews

Doc Martin's

Doc Martin's

Aperitifs and digestifs will cure what ails you at this fashionable new spot

The Kettle Black

The Kettle Black

The team behind Top Paddock has flung open the doors to a fresh new café

Elyros

Elyros

Camberwell's taken a turn for the Cretan, serving the juiciest lamb in Melbourne

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What to do in Melbourne

Work-Shop

Work-Shop

Work-Shop: Melbourne's new hub for creative classes

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Best of Melbourne

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Make the most of summer

Beaches

Beaches

Get the most out of the coast with our guide to the best beaches

Barbecue spots

Barbecue spots

We're spoilt for choice when it comes to parks with public barbecues

Pimp your picnic

Pimp your picnic

Here are our tips to give your al fresco dining adventures the edge

Outdoor drinking

Outdoor drinking

Time Out's picks of the essential drinks to be had across the city this summer

Plan your Christmas

Christmas lights

Christmas lights

Think your fairy lights are impressive? Wait till you see these houses

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