Around Town

Festivals, fairs and large events in Melbourne

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Around Town - Sun 31 Aug

Hurstbridge is a picturesque town on the outskirts of north-east Melbourne, and there's no better way to discover this historic cultural centre than at the annual Wattle Festival. Now in its 11th year, the...

Around Town - Sun 31 Aug

If you think literary nerds don't know how to have a good time, then get set for an education. This all-day hop-on, hop-off extravaganza offers all sorts of word-based activities designed to get you...

Events to look out for

Escape Room

Escape Room

As of this week, Escape Room is a reality

RGB Laser Show

RGB Laser Show

The RGB Laser Show comes to the Liquid Architecture Festival

Pentridge Prison

Pentridge Prison

Take a ghost tour of the former home to Chopper, Squizzy and Ned

Exitus

Exitus

Will you be swallowed up at Melbourne's new puzzle playground?

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Fairs & festivals in Melbourne

Melbourne Fringe

Melbourne Fringe

The Fringe Festival has grown so big it's moving into some unusual spaces

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Classes & workshops in Melbourne

Upcycling

Upcycling

Turn your trash into treasure with these upcycling resources

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Talks & discussions in Melbourne

James Randi

James Randi

The Amazing Randi, a magician known for busting myths claimed as truth

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