Around Town

Festivals, fairs and large events in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

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    Sat 02 Aug Good news, city dwellers. Starting this Saturday, a new farmers' market will be commandeering the Boyd Community Hub in... More details
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    07 Jul-02 Aug Looking for a bit of inspirational and philosophical guidance? For a school offering something a little different, try the... More details
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    02-03 Aug The Newport Eid Festival celebrates the Muslim religious holiday Eid al-Adha, also known as the Festival of Sacrifice. The... More details

Events to look out for


Debunk a few urban tales with the kings of myth busting

Projector Bike Friday Night Rides

Going to the cinema is so passé

Grand Designs Live

Fuel your addiction to home reno shows at this expo

Melbourne Flash Mob

Join now to be a part of Melbourne Flash Mob's next happening

Pentridge Prison

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


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

Fairs & festivals in Melbourne

Glow Winter Arts Festival

Let yourself be drawn to the warm glow of Stonnington’s Winter Arts Festival

Melbourne Festival

The city's major arts festival has outdone itself

Melbourne Writers Festival

MWF sees some dangerously good guests coming our way

Classes & workshops in Melbourne

Women's networking groups

Women get ahead with these four entrepreneurial meet-ups

Truffle Masterclass

Get schooled on everything truffle related


Turn your trash into treasure with these upcycling resources

Talks & discussions in Melbourne

Sir David Attenborough

Attenborough fans and nature lovers alike get excited

The Laborastory

The Laborastory is where science meets theatre

Evolve with John Edwards

Take a walk on the 'other side'

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