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Melbourne City is brimming with theatres, cinemas, atmospheric bars and live entertainment venues. Families can stroll through the Royal Botanical Gardens or enjoy the carnival rides at Luna Park....
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LA NOTTE Restaurant

Local Tip Interested in good, abundant, real food? Then joining La Notte Food and Wine Club makes perfect sense. Just some of the privileges include Members only deals, VIP access to banquet nights, advance notice of...

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Queen Victoria Market

Local Tip Be sure to save three hours free to walk around - it's so big and there are great bargains to be had.

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The Melbourne Folk Club

The Melbourne Folk Club

26 Nov

The Melbourne Folk Club is a weekly live concert series that runs every Wednesday at Bella Union in Carlton, Melbourne. It is seated cabaret style with a 160 capacity, and features local, national and international acts, focusing on quality songwriting and engaging, raw performances. The concept of the night is to combine the... more »

Retro Vampt comes to Dracula's Melbourne

Retro Vampt comes to Dracula's Melbourne

28 Nov

Retro Vampt has arrived Retro Vampt takes you on a tripnotic journey of psychedelic variety acts, wide flares, big hair and fangs! A fast-paced, wild ride, in three separate acts, punctuated with acrobatic dance, mime, puppetry and mind-bending staging. All set to a funky 70’s song list that will take you back to your past with... more »

A Plus Market

A Plus Market

29 Nov

A Plus Market is full to the brim with plus size fashion; new hot brands Mynt 1792 sit along side local independent designers such as Madame Tay, Girl in the Moon and world renowned Hope & Harvest. Plus there are also loads of bargains with women of all shapes, sizes and styles cleating out the wardrobes. This market around, we are... more »

Southgate Cinema reopens for spring

Southgate Cinema reopens for spring

30 Nov

Cinema: After sundown on Tuesdays, FREE, bookings required Southgate's upper level atrium, adjacent to the new Bluetrain Full program and bookings via the website link ---> --> Films commence after sundown, and session times change. Please check the program for individual start times. A new film program heralds the onset of spring... more »

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Global Ballooning Australia

A sunrise hot air balloon flight over Melbourne is an unforgettable experience. Look down on the icons of the world's most liveable city from a vantage point like no other. more »

Virtual Tours

Queen Victoria Market

The vibrant, cosmopolitan atmosphere of this historic site has endeared the Market to Melburnians for 130 years. The Market is probably best known for its huge variety of fresh produce. more »

Melbourne Photos

Ararat in Country Victoria

Ararat in Country Victoria

Victoria State Library Melbourne

Victoria State Library Melbourne

Hot air balloon over Melbourne

Hot air balloon over Melbourne

Fishing Boat in Apollo Bay : R Blackburn

Fishing Boat in Apollo Bay : R Blackburn

Melbourne, Coffee Capital of Australia

Melbourne, Coffee Capital of Australia

Bendigo : photo by Mitchener.

Bendigo : photo by Mitchener.

Flinders Bridge toward Crown Casino - Leanne Freel

Flinders Bridge toward Crown Casino - Leanne Freel

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