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What's On | Monday 22nd September 2014..
|Amnesty International | Trivia Night|
Following our successful Trivia Night in April, the Melbourne Network are again gearing up to test you in all things general knowledge! This time, the night will have a distinct skew towards torture, coinciding with Amnesty International Australi.. More..
|Back 2 School Day 2014|
Back 2 School Day is The Smith Family’s fundraising event for the big kid in all of us… and it’s as easy as 1… 2… 3… Celebrate your past, change a child’s future. Grab an old-school tie, break out the fairy bread and let the fun and games begi.. More..
|Piggy Bank Appeal 2014|
The Piggy Bank Appeal for Very Special Kids runs every year in September. 2014 is the 17th annual Piggy Bank Appeal. The aim is to raise over $1 million so families of children with life-threatening illnesses can access the support they need fr.. More..
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| School Holiday Guide | Spring|
Our exclusive guide to keep the kids entertained during the Spring School Holidays, running from September 20 to October 5, 2014. Family Fun! All Day Holiday Activities Start your planning with our "ALL DAY" Guide, 20 fabulous things you and the.. More..
|Avenel Maze | Open|
Avenel is a very different maze to those of England’s Hampton Court or France’s Palace of Versailles. For one thing it is set in a stunning Australian landscape overlooking through gum trees filled with cockatoos magpies and parrots the hazy Goulburn.. More..
|Be a Bug Explorer at Melbourne Zoo|
Explorers get ready! This spring, bring the kids to Melbourne Zoo for the chance to discover a world of bugs like no other. Start your journey by trekking the bug trail on a self-guided tour around the zoo. You will visit a number of bug species .. More..
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|Circus Latino | Airport West|
Circus Latino is a dynamic and exciting show that thrills and captivates audiences of all ages. Featuring talented performers from Argentina and Australia, you will be amazed at our daring aerial acts, marvel at the tricks performed with fire, ho.. More..
|Circus Royale | Corio|
Circus Royale is a totally professional traditional circus staged in a luxury tent featuring International circus stars. High wire walkers, swing trapeze, clowns, acrobats, sabateco dancers, drummers, jugglers, contortion. A total of 6 humane ani.. More..
|Eroni's Circus | Taylors Lakes|
Melbourne's favourite family circus!! Eroni's Circus is a high quality, traditional, touring circus. We aim to bring a show with a difference, with inspiration drawn from old world, vintage style of circus presentation. We feature gorgeous and.. More..
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|Comedy @ Spleen | Monday's FREE!|
Every Monday, Spleen Bar is the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, with a packed room every week! In the last year we've had drop in spots from Wil Anderson, Charlie Pickering, Adam Hills, Josh Thomas, Lehmo, Fiona O'Loghlin, Jimeoin, Frank Woodle.. More..
|Comedy debate - That Technology Will save Us|
This Melbourne Fringe Festival, Engineers Without Borders launches our inaugural Comedy Debate Fundraiser! As our phones get smarter are we getting dumber? Can we 3D print our way out of the world's problems? This debate sees technology loving (a.. More..
|Live Comedy @ Comic's Lounge|
Live comedy six nights per week. The Comic's Lounge has live comedy Monday to Saturday with dinner before the show at 7pm and the laughs kick off at 8pm. The Comic's Lounge is Australia's only 6 night a week live stand up comedy venue hosting .. More..
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|CLICK 14 Art Prize | Open Call|
Open call photography exhibition All themes, framed or unframed. Must be photographic (but can be manipulated). All work must be 80x80cm or less (including frame). Enter up to 8 entries, all will be hung. Interstate and International Arti.. More..
The Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E) is giving 18 year olds and under a chance to participate in one of Australia’s freshest latest hottest competition, a chance to play Minecraft, and win prizes! Minecraft users, or “want to be”.. More..
|Live @ The Toff|
Live entertainment every night @ The Toff, Swanston St Walk, Melbourne. The Toff’s stage room hosts the full spectrum of Australian performing arts including music (from pop to country to ensembles), dance, comedy, and theatre, as well as to.. More..
|Live Jazz @ Bennetts Lane|
Bennetts Lane Jazz Club in the heart of central Melbourne is open every night from 8:30pm. Gigs normally start at 9:00pm weeknights and 9:30pm on weekends. View Whats Live @ Bennetts Lane .. More..
|Silver Screen Classics | School of Hard Knocks|
School of Hard Knocks presents Magical Musical Mornings, Spring 2014 New 2014 concerts in new venue! with Jonathon Welch AM Silver Screen Classics Monday 22nd September, 11am Relive the memories of the great movie themes from Dr Zhivago t.. More..
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|Melbourne Juggling Convention 2014|
Melbourne Juggling Convention is a 4 day circus festival in the heart of Melbourne. Workshops, performances, networking and heaps of juggling fun! NEW VENUE FOR 2014! MJC is moving! But don't worry, we're not moving far - Just 750 meters aw.. More..
|A Good Catch | Mr Mason|
This September, savour the refreshing seasonal flavours of Spring with Head Chef Thiago’s seafood inspired menu. Featuring locally sourced barramundi and yellowfin tuna, feast on a one or two course French influenced meal matched perfectly with a .. More..
|Barbie Secret Door High Tea|
To celebrate the upcoming release of ‘Barbie™ and the Secret Door’ on DVD join us for a magical high tea at Aria Lounge. Sweet treats include tiara cupcake, secret door cookie, castle marshmallow cone, fruit magic wand, flower power quiche, rainbo.. More..
|Food Trucks @ The Emerald Peacock|
The Emerald Peacock is thrilled to announce a new culinary concept and collaboration. Experience the food truck phenomenon in our cocktail lounge or on the rooftop! It’s fair to say that some of Melbourne’s best grub now comes on wheels an.. More..
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|A B S T R A C T|
A B S T R A C T 18th Jul 2014 - 26th Oct 2014 Bennett Gallery Abstraction is one of modernism’s most profound and innovative concepts. The term indicates a departure from reality into a world of thoughts and ideas expressed through a visual la.. More..
|A Life In Art | Helga Ivanyi|
HELGA IVANYI – A LIFE IN ART EXHIBITION 18th – 30th September 2014 Opening: Sunday 21st September at 1.30pm Gallery: Frater The exhibition includes a variety of paintings in oil of portraits, landscapes, still life, floral, religious and .. More..
|Art of the Table|
Exquisitely decorated porcelain plates surrounded by cutlery and highlighted with sparkling glassware – a well-laid dining table can be a work of art. An exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria, Art of the Table, explores dining practices .. More..
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|ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open|
Open daily 10am to 5pm Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) located at the heart of Melbourne’s iconic Federation Square presents a vibrant annual calendar of award-winning exhibitions, screen film festivals, live events, creative worksh.. More..
|Australia Will Be There|
Australia Will Be There: Victorians in the First World War (1914-1919) Through historical photographs and personal stories, this exhibition will present the chronology of the First World War (1914-19) and provide the opportunity to discover the .. More..
|Bloom: Alisa Andrasek|
Exhibition » 28.08.2014 - 11.10.2014 Bloom: Alisa Andrasek Image courtesy Alisa Andrasek and Jose Sanchez Internationally renowned architect Alisa Andrasek will be a special guest of Design Hub, in partnership with RMIT School of Architecture an.. More..
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|Eisteddfod Ararat 2014|
The Ararat Eisteddfod is held yearly in the first week of the September school holidays. We have sections in Vocal, Piano, Classical and Theatrical Dance... More..
|Greater Dandenong Children's Festival 2014|
Greater Dandenong Children’s Festival 20 September – 5 October 2014 A program of workshops, activities, performances, movie screenings, exhibitions and events for children aged 0 to 12. We are hosting a great range of activities to entertain, .. More..
|Melbourne Fringe Festival 2014|
The Melbourne Fringe Festival is a celebration, featuring artists from Melbourne and beyond activating the city and spaces we live in with works across every conceivable art form. The Festival represents the efforts by thousands of artists and pro.. More..
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|Lavazza Italian Film Festival|
The biggest Italian Film Festival in the world outside Italy. Bringing a dash of Mediterranean romance to 15 superb Palace locations from mid-September to late October, the Festival's 15th edition will premiere 34 show-stopping new features and d.. More..
|What's Showing @ IMAX|
IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen. IMAX reopened in 2014 with a new screen, sound system and twin IMAX digital projectors. What's showing at IMAX this week | next .. More..
|FREE Fitness @ Fed Square|
Get Active with a FREE Fun Group Circuit-Based Workout Federation Square Amphitheatre Join workouts led by health coaches and fitness instructors from Healthy Lifestyle Lounge. These classes aim to help city workers keep fit and healthy. Fitness.. More..
|Women's Only Exercise Classes|
Montmorency | Exercise classes for women, specialising in pregnancy and post natal exercise. Every Monday and Thursday, 10am mishfit philosophy: mishfit is a personal training service that educates and provides safe exercise care to women w.. More..
|Browtember @ Ottoman3 Brow Bar|
Ottoman3 Brow Bar are celebrating the arrival of Spring and Browtember by offering all clients $20 Brow threading treatments every Monday and Tuesday for the rest of September 2014. Find Ottoman3 Brow Bars conveniently located in 3 locations - Me.. More..
|Blood on the Southern Cross|
Still the Hottest Show in Town! ‘Blood on the Southern Cross’ is an explosive multi-million dollar sound-and-light show like nothing you’ve ever seen before! The story of the Eureka Rebellion, a dramatic battle between gold miners and Governmen.. More..
|Cooks' Cottage | Open & Tours|
Cooks' Cottage is rebuilt in the picturesque Fitzroy Gardens to commemorate the voyages of Captain James Cook discoverer of Australia. Opening hours Monday to Sunday: 9am to 5pm Cooks' Cottage is not open Christmas Day. Last visitor admitted 4... More..
|Coolart Homestead | Open|
Coolart Homestead is a magnificent late Victorian mansion situated on the shores of Westernport. Opening Hours: Coolart is open 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily except Christmas Day New Years Day and Good Friday. Access is via Lord Somers Road Somers.. More..
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Walk into 661 Sydney Road and walk into another experience that is hidden from the street – BRUNSWICK MARKET - a range of fresh food and products opens up to you as you browse the aisles, including: -:- fresh meat, chicken, fish; -:- a mini sup.. More..
|Whittlesea Monday Market|
Whittlesea Market operating every Monday. Find around 100 stalls offering a large variety of trash and treasure fare, great bargains as well as fruit, vegetables and a weekly poultry auction. Lots of stallholders Great bargains Operating .. More..
|CERES Organic Food & Craft Market|
The CERES organic Market and Grocery and Coffee stall are now open 7 days a week. We have live, local bands every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday mornings between 9-12. The craft market is on every Saturday morning and, coming soon, Sunday morning.. More..
|Little Saigon Market|
FROM the freshly pressed sugar cane juice to the still-crawling crabs, Footscray’s Little Saigon Market (pictured) delivers an energising, distinctively Vietnamese shopping experience. You will find mountains of produce, with some stalls offering tas.. More..
|ANZ Banking Museum|
The ANZ Banking Museum is housed in the lower ground floor of the 'Gothic Bank' at 380 Collins Street, Melbourne. It was first opened in May 1985 to commemorate the 15Oth anniversary of the granting of a Royal Charter to the Bank of Australasia, .. More..
|Australian Football Hall of Fame|
The Australian Football Hall of Fame (AFHOF) was established by the AFL in 1996 to recognise and enshrine those who have made a significant contribution to the game. Footy fans can pay homage to these greats in the National Sports Museum at the Me.. More..
|Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery|
National Sports Museum at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) have launched a new gallery to celebrate the rich history of Australian thoroughbred racing. Champions marks the completion of the third phase of the National Sports Museum and features .. More..
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|AFL Grand Final Week 2014|
Catch all the footy fever during AFL Grand Final Week. Be a part of all the Toyota AFL Grand Final action at Federation Square during Grand Final week and visit the AFL Live Site where you can meet some of the games biggest stars every day of the.. More..
|10 Things You Can't Do On Stage|
They made rules. We saw challenges. Ever wondered what you're NOT supposed to do on stage, and why? What happens if you break the Top Ten Rules? What type of madness and mayhem ensues? Jak and Coby plan to find out! This innovative brand .. More..
|A Four Eyed Guide To The Galaxy|
Explore space flight and reach for the stars with Rowena Hutson’s “A Four-Eyed Guide to the Galaxy” on at the Melbourne Fringe Festival 19 Sept – 4 Oct. Drawn from her life-long love of tacky DIY sci-fi sets and an obsessive desire to grow up .. More..
|Aida | The Timeless Love Story|
UMMTA presents 'Aida' Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida is a contemporary musical take on a grand classic tale of the timeless bond between an enslaved Nubian princess and an Egyptian soldier. As forbidden love blossoms between them, the young lo.. More..
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|Celebrating 50 years of Forest Hill Chase|
Celebrating 50 years of Forest Hill Chase We’re mighty proud to say that our centre has been part of local life since 1964! From Monday 22nd September – Saturday 11th October Forest Hill Chase Shopping Centre will be celebrating its 50th birth.. More..
|Dementia Awareness Month 2014|
This year, Dementia Awareness Month will be held during September, with World Alzheimer’s Day occurring on 21 September. Dementia currently affects more than 332,000 Australians. There are many types of dementia, but they are all diseases of the .. More..
|Food for Thought|
Food for Thought is Opportunity International Australia’s annual campaign to raise awareness and funds for people living in poverty. For the month of September, Food for Thought asks individuals and businesses to host an event, take on a personal.. More..
|Remembrance Services @ The Shrine|
Remembrance Services held at the Shrine of Remembrance. Remembrance Services on a Sunday, honour all units no longer able to make the pilgrimage to the Shrine. Monthly weekday memorial services commemorate specific units and their efforts in c.. More..
|Chapel Street Precinct Winter Escape|
Stay and explore Melbourne's newest neighbourhoods shopping gems, cafes and local hot spots With shopping, cafes, treasures of another era and local hot spots to please even the fussiest of barflies, it’s time to embrace winter with a weekend esca.. More..
|Tea Leaves: Tea and Teapot Specials|
50% OFF TEA SPECIALS At Tea Leaves, Sassafras, we have teas and infusions on special to pique your interest and whet your appetite, but we change our specials every two weeks, so if you want to stock up on your favourite blends at 50% off, now’s you.. More..
|Eureka Skydeck 88 | Open|
Created to reach for the sky nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring view of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere's highest viewing platform. Skydeck 88 is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill .. More..
|Federation Square | Open|
Federation Square never closes Melbourne's most prominent meeting place and unique cultural precinct brings together a creative mix of attractions museums and galleries and the finest of dining with its many restaurants cafes and bars. Federati.. More..
|Healesville Sanctuary | Open|
Explore a bushland haven for Australian wildlife at Healesville Sanctuary just one hour from Melbourne in the stunning Yarra Valley wine region. HOW TO GET HERE Healesville Sanctuary is located on Badger Creek Road Healesville Vic. 3777 Take.. More..
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|AFL Finals Fever @ The Wharf Hotel|
Fri 7th –Sat 27th September, from 12pm FREE ENTRY Every AFL Finals match shown LIVE and LOUD on our MEGA SCREEN this September, plus 6 large plasma screens! Grand Final Day Party on Saturday 27th September Riverside location | $9 Heineke.. More..
|AFL Footy @ Channel 9|
Channel 9 coverage of the 2014 A.F.L. Football season. Nine footy shows include.. --> Footy Classified (Monday), --> Footy Show (Thursday) --> The Sunday Footy Show (Sunday) --> TAC Cup: Future Stars (Sunday) Footy Show Tickets to th.. More..
|AFL Footy @ Foxtel|
With unparalleled coverage of the AFL Premiership Season, FoxFooty on Foxtel is the place to be for every footy fan. Watch every game of every round LIVE in HD with no ad-breaks siren to siren. Plus excellent coverage, game reviews, statistical.. More..
|Audience Required | TV Shows|
Television shows seeking studio audiences in Melbourne... Join the audience of the following television shows: ABC - not at present Channel 7 - not at present Channel 9 - Millionaire Hot Seat | *FREE* Tickets - AFL Footy Show - No tick.. More..
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|A Very Fine Yarn | Creswick Woollen Mills|
The Creswick Woollen Mills tourism experience “A Very Fine Yarn” showcases the journey of fibre; all the way from its source on the alpaca, through the manufacturing process and how it ends up on the shop shelf. The exhibit gives a great insight .. More..
|African Food Tour|
AFRICAN FOOD TOUR Join this 3 hour Melbourne African food tour and discover the unique blend of Indian, French, British, Egyptian and Turkish flavours that the cuisine is known for while taking in the sights and sounds of all the city's famous lan.. More..
|Carlton & United Brewery Tour|
Come behind the scenes at the home of Australia's favourite beers - Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Foster's and more... Join our friendly guides for a fun and interactive tour of the country's largest brewery, where you can see how over 2 mill.. More..
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FAME Trivia runs trivia nights Monday through Thursday full of questions, music and audience participation that creates a competitive and fun-filled environment. Mondays Time Host Arcadia Hotel, South Yarra 8:00 PM Louise Crawford Excelsior .. More..
|Funky Bunch Trivia @ The Hawthorn|
Every Monday night at The Hawthorn Hotel. Who said Monday nights had to be boring? Come and test your knowledge while having a drink with friends! Monday’s also mean Parmageddon - a choice of 10 different Parma toppings every Monday from 6-9pm .. More..
|Funky Bunch Trivia Night|
Funky Bunch trivia nights in Melbourne... Check out all the current venues running weekly pub trivia nights in Melbourne. Monday night trivia The Joint Bar – 8pm 35 Elizabeth St, City (03) 9620 5100 The Hawthorn 8pm .. More..
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|Creativity Australia | With One Voice|
No matter what age you are or what language you speak, singing offers opportunities to learn, grow, and express who you are. Share the joy of song at your local With One Voice choir. There are no auditions – everyone is welcome! Rehearsals are led.. More..
|Magic and Illusion Classes for Adults|
WANT TO LEARN THE ART OF MAGIC? If you have ever been interested in learning magic this is the class for you! Throw out that notion of magic wands and top hats and get ready to learn something modern, new and fun! This class will give you a be.. More..
|Meditation Group at SpellBox|
Meditation Group every Monday with Sandras. A guided meditation group that will help empower and unblock emotions that hold us back. Meditation is a form of relaxation to help you find your true self and direction in life. With Sandrah Limite.. More..
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|AllSportz | Sport Camp School Holiday Program|
Holiday Program (Sport Camp) Prahran September 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 October 1, 2, 3. Sports Holiday Program, Its the most fun your child can have in one day! Designed for the serious and not so serious sport star. In Brief: Run.. More..
|Art Encounters | Elsternwick|
Art Encounters runs one of the most successful and high standard holiday programs in Melbourne. Each holiday period we provide a fun and home like environment for children to explore their creative side. Our workshops range from educational dr.. More..
|Bentleigh Calisthenics Enrolments|
Bentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2014 now. We have places available in all age groups. Ages 3 – 99 years NEW STUDENTS WELCOME Bentleigh Uniting Church Hall 497 Centre Road Bentleigh To register your interest please.. More..
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|Ballarat Wildlife Park|
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is the brainchild and dream of Mr Greg Parker who moved to Ballarat to open his own Wildlife Park based upon his love of Australian native animals and reptiles and his extensive experience in the zoo industry. The Park open.. More..
|Bundoora Park Children's Farm | Open|
Bundoora Park Children's Farm is part of Cooper's Settlement located in Bundoora Park. Families can visit and experience a real life urban farm. Urban farm presents an authentic farm experience with a variety of animals to touch and hold. Feed.. More..
|Collingwood Children's Farm | Open|
Situated on 7 hectares of land just 4 kms from Melbourne’s CBD the Collingwood Children’s Farm provides a unique educational and fun country experience for city folk. Family Day - First Sunday of each Month Farmers' Market - Second Saturday of e.. More..
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