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Sunday 26th April 2015..

** Charity | Fundraisers Events **

View Event: Drawtism | Play Pictionary for Autism

Drawtism | Play Pictionary for Autism
Drawtism is a fun fundraising concept that Alpha created and has been running since 2008. Utilising the game Pictionary, participants have a glimpse into the significant challenges experienced by peo.. More..

View Event: Home Lottery | Royal Melbourne Hospital

Home Lottery | Royal Melbourne Hospital
The Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery is inviting you to go BIG and win BIG! that moment you win… could change your life! Win the Grand Prize Showhome and live mortgage free. Drive an Aston Mart.. More..

** Children | Family Events **

View Event: Avenel Maze | Open

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 fille.. More..

View Event: Bundoora Park | Open

Bundoora Park | Open
Bundoora Park is Melbourne’s most diverse park providing a wealth of activities and experiences for the whole family.

Cooper’s Settlement

Cooper’s Settlement is located in Bundoora Park -.. More..

View Event: Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway

Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway
Campbelltown Miniature Passenger Railway has two rides at the complex, the boulder mountain ride and the cavalier ride. Children under the age of three are free.

Riding on the trains, the passenge.. More..

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** Comedy & Magic Events **

View Event: Comedy at 24 Moons

Comedy at 24 Moons
Comedy at 24 Moons is the funniest way to spend your Sunday Night!

With incredible headliners and some of the best local comedians you’ll ever see!.. More..

View Event: The Improv Conspiracy: Sunday Sessions

The Improv Conspiracy: Sunday Sessions
The Improv Conspiracy Sunday session is a weekly evening of Chicago-style improvised comedy in three parts:

– At 6pm is the FREE Red Hot Improv Jam which provides anyone in the audience a chance to.. More..

** Competitions | Challenges & Games Events **

View Event: Lazarus | Zombie Apocalypse Survival Game

Lazarus | Zombie Apocalypse Survival Game
Oz Apocalypse LAZARUS and BATTLE APOCALYPSE

The ‘in real life’ Zombie Apocalypse survival experiences LAZARUS and BATTLE APOCALYPSE have landed at the Melbourne Showgrounds.

For a strictly .. More..

** Concerts | Music Events **

View Event: Elwood Blues Club

Elwood Blues Club
Every Sunday the front bar of the GH is transformed into Melbourne’s newest Blues hangout.

The Greyhound (or GH as it’s now known) hosts our weekly Elwood Blues Club.

And the best news.. its FRE.. More..

View Event: Live @ Northcote Social Club

Live @ Northcote Social Club
Northcote Social Club presents the very best of live music and has become one of Melbourne’s premier and favourite music venues.

What’s On this week..

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View Event: Live @ The Great Britain Hotel

Live @ The Great Britain Hotel
The Great Britain Hotel has been a keen supporter of live Melbourne music for decades, and we see no reason to stop, hosting original bands 3 nights a week.

Wednesday Open Mic

To sign up for our.. More..

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** Culinary | Wine & Dining Events **

View Event: Cider Slider Sundays | Fitzroy Beer Garden

Cider Slider Sundays | Fitzroy Beer Garden
Head down to us on a Sunday for our awesome Cider Slider Sundays where you can grab a Pulled Pork Slider and a Pot for only $8, every Sunday 12-9pm.
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View Event: Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | Melbourne

Colonial Tramcar Restaurant | Melbourne
Dining on culinary delights and touring scenic streets surrounded by all the sights, the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant is a historic and iconic part of any experience in the city.

Dining in Melbourne.. More..

View Event: Festival of Lunchtimes at Melbourne Central

Festival of Lunchtimes at Melbourne Central
Melbourne Central is showing you how to maximise your lunch break with the Festival of Lunchtimes throughout the month of April.

Get out of the office and into Melbourne Central for a unique, midd.. More..

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** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **

View Event: 21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000

21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000
Heide Museum of Madern Art presents 21st Century Heide: The Collection Since 2000, exhibiting from 28 March – 14 June 2015.

Over 1500 artworks have been acquired by Heide since the turn of the cent.. More..

View Event: Albert Tucker: The Truth in Masquerade

Albert Tucker: The Truth in Masquerade
Venue Heide III: Albert & Barbara Tucker Gallery
Curator: Linda Short

As a young artist in the 1940s Albert Tucker’s interest in popular culture drew him to Melbourne’s colourful entertainment.. More..

View Event: Alumination: University of Ballarat Visual Art Alumni

Alumination: University of Ballarat Visual Art Alumni
Saturday 25 April 2015 – Sunday 31 May 2015

Timken Gallery
Admission: Free

Life after art school can be challenging. Real life and the necessity of working and paying off mortgages, for example.. More..

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** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **

View Event: A Golden Age of China Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795

A Golden Age of China Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795
NGV International
27 Mar 15 – 21 Jun 15

Qianlong Emperor, 1736–1795 tells the story of China’s foremost art collector Qianlong Emperor, one of China’s most successful rulers and fourth emp.. More..

View Event: Alice's Wonderland | A most curious adventure

Alice’s Wonderland | A most curious adventure
Alice’s Wonderland
A most curious adventure
Alice’s Wonderland Daily, 21 Mar – 1 Nov 2015
10:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Jump down the rabbit hole into a magical, bizarre and fascinating world of illusion a.. More..

View Event: Australia Will Be There | Mildura

Australia Will Be There | Mildura
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-.. More..

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** Festivals | Fairs Events **

View Event: ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015

ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015
A Melbourne-wide Festival of art exhibitions forums and talks seeking to harness the creative power of the Arts to inform engage and inspire action on climate change.

ABOUT ART+CLIMATE=CHANGE 2015
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View Event: Bright Autumn Festival 2015

Bright Autumn Festival 2015
2015 Dates | Friday 24th April to Sunday 3rd of May.
Gala Day is the 2nd of May

The Bright Autumn Festival celebrates two weeks of Autumn’s vibrant colours and produce in the valleys of the Vict.. More..

View Event: Daylesford Macedon Harvest Festival 2015

Daylesford Macedon Harvest Festival 2015
Daylesford Macedon Produce Harvest Week Festival is a celebration of the harvest, dating back to the time when the success of the crops dictated the lives of the people.

From 24 April – 3 May, th.. More..

** Films | Festivals & Showing Events **

View Event: ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open

ACMI | Australian Centre for the Moving Image | Open
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, films, talks, live events,.. More..

View Event: Spanish Film Festival 2015

Spanish Film Festival 2015
This year’s Spanish Film Festival program exclusive to Palace Cinemas around Australia boasts 38 features from across Spain, Latin-America and beyond, as varied as the ceramic tiles on a Gaudi maste.. More..

View Event: What's Showing @ IMAX

What’s Showing @ IMAX
IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world’s 3rd largest screen.

–> ANTARCTICA [G]

–> AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON 3D [M]

–> BORN TO BE W.. More..

** Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales Events **

View Event: Garage Sales on Today

Garage Sales on Today
Use Gazza’s Garage Sales list of Garage Sales to build a list of sales to visit.

Gazza’s Garage Sales is Australia’s best known list of garage sales showing adverts in every Australian state.

Vi.. More..

** High Tea & Traditional Tea Events **

View Event: Afternoon Tea at the Windsor

Afternoon Tea at the Windsor
The Hotel Windsor in Melbourne has been serving traditional afternoon tea since 1883.

Our 5 star hotel in Melbourne serves its famous afternoon tea to your table on a three-tiered silver stand and .. More..

View Event: Grand Afternoon Tea

Grand Afternoon Tea
A traditional Grand weekend Afternoon Tea served every Saturday & Sunday complete with an extended dessert buffet at Grand Hyatt Melbourne

To make a reservation at Collins Kitchen, please tele.. More..

View Event: High Tea @ Park Hyatt Melbourne

High Tea @ Park Hyatt Melbourne
If you are wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of our busy city centre, take a leisurely stroll up through the Paris End of Melbourne to the luxurious Park Hyatt for their delicious High Tea. The.. More..

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** Historical Locations & Tours Events **

View Event: Abbotsford Convent Guided Tours

Abbotsford Convent Guided Tours
Fascinating guided tours of the Abbotsford Convent arts, cultural, and education precinct occur every Sunday afternoon at 2pm.

The Abbotsford Convent is steeped in history and interest. For over a .. More..

View Event: Ambleside Park | Local History Museum

Ambleside Park | Local History Museum
The Ambleside Park Museum is open on Sundays 1pm – 4pm and at other times by appointment.

Ambleside Park Museum is a local history museum housed in a century old farmhouse. Two of the rooms contain.. More..

View Event: Barwon Park Mansion | Open

Barwon Park Mansion | Open
Historic Barwon Park Mansion is an imposing bluestone mansion built in the 1860s for Thomas Austin its first owner. The property comprised 12000 hectares and was noted for its sheep and horses.

Op.. More..

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** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **

View Event: Akoonah Park Market

Akoonah Park Market
Come along and grab a bargain a the Akoonah Park market which comes alive every Sunday for produce, craft and variety market.

The Akoonah Park Committee of Management conduct a very popular weekly.. More..

View Event: Avoca Riverside Market

Avoca Riverside Market
Between 50 and 70 stallholders provide a varied range of locall goods including wine, crafts, fresh food, plants, garden art and clothing.

Local Pyrenees producers and growers.

Local community .. More..

View Event: Batman Market

Batman Market
Every Sunday | a multicultural food and crafts market located behind an abandoned textiles factory in Coburg!

Enjoy an array of:

~ global cuisine & baked goods;
~ fresh fruits & vegetables;
~ ..
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** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **

View Event: CERES Organic Food & Craft Market

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.. More..

View Event: Eltham Farmers' Market | 4th Sunday

Eltham Farmers’ Market | 4th Sunday
There are a full range of stalls from veggies and fruit to condiments and sweet treats. All the stallholders are local (with many from Nillumbik and Banyule) and all are selling their own produce (i.e.. More..

View Event: Flemington Farmers' Market

Flemington Farmers’ Market
Flemington Farmers’ Market is open every Sunday for fresh, seasonal produce at Mt Alexander Secondary College.

We offer the best in seasonal produce direct from farmers and producers situated all .. More..

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** Motor Sports | Auto Events Events **

View Event: Ballarat Breakfast Club

Ballarat Breakfast Club
Ballarat Breakfast Club – 4th Sunday each month – ‘Krooze in Cafe’ Mt Helen.

Bring your special car, truck or bike for a run and chat to fellow enthusiasts.

All welcome, friendly atmosphere fo.. More..

** Museum & Science Events **

View Event: Australian National Aviation Museum | Open

Australian National Aviation Museum | Open
The Australian National Aviation Museum contains the finest collection of Australian made and designed aircraft as well as the broadest collection with representative types covering the development of.. More..

View Event: Champions | Thoroughbred Racing Gallery

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.. More..

View Event: Chinese Museum | Open

Chinese Museum | Open
Located in the heart of Melbourne’s Chinatown the Chinese Museum comprises five floors of priceless artworks artefacts fashion books photographs and jade.

A living part of Melbourne’s modern Ch.. More..

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** Open Days Events **

View Event: B-24 Liberator Bomber Restoration

B-24 Liberator Bomber Restoration
You are invited to call in and see the great restoration work being carried out on the B-24 Liberator by the many volunteers on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays between the hours of 9:30am and 3:30pm.
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View Event: Black Rock House | Open Day

Black Rock House | Open Day
Every Sunday between 2.00pm and 4.00pm, historic Black Rock House situated at 34 Ebden Avenue, Black Rock is open for public inspection.

Built in 1856 by Victoria’s first Auditor-General, Charles H.. More..

** Performing Arts | Theatre Events **

View Event: As You Like It - Bell Shakespeare

As You Like It – Bell Shakespeare
What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done for love?

As You Like It is an adventure of the heart, a journey through a forest of poetry (and lions), and a tale of a love so grand all the rules a.. More..

View Event: Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story on Stage

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage
Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage, returns to Melbourne. Playing at the Princess Theatre from March 4, tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster.

An unprecedented live experience, this worldw.. More..

View Event: Meme Girls

Meme Girls
Meme Girls / construct their identities in real time – and demand an audience.

Experience the sort of post-gender, tongue-in-cheek spectacle that has made Ash Flanders a counter-culture hit. In M.. More..

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** Pet | Animal Events Events **

View Event: Dog Shows & Trials

Dog Shows & Trials
Dogs Victoria presents dog show and trials every weekend throughout Victoria..

All Breeds Show
Obedience Trials
Obedience Trials
Pug Shows

For further events or to learn more about any of the.. More..

** Public Awareness Events **

View Event: Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo

Baby Gorilla | Melbourne Zoo
Gorillas at Melbourne zoo have welcomed a new baby into the world.

The tiny western lowland gorilla is the seventh to be born at the zoo, but the first in 15 years.

The first-time parents are .. More..

View Event: Free Parking | Melbourne CBD

Free Parking | Melbourne CBD
Secure Parking is giving away FREE evening and weekend parking for the month of April!

Come and enjoy Melbourne CBD this April and the parking is on us! Choose from 17 locations when you book your.. More..

** Remembrance Events **

View Event: Remembrance Services @ The Shrine

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.. More..

** Sales | Special Offers Events **

View Event: St Helens 7 Acres | Land For Sale

St Helens 7 Acres | Land For Sale
Option to Purchase 7 Acres for Only $2,000 Deposit in St Helens Tasmania

*** Secure your future block today for only $2,000
*** Lock in any capital gains for 5 years
*** Build a deposit over ti..
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** Seminars | Lectures | Talks Events **

View Event: Speakers Forum | Soapbox Oratory

Speakers Forum | Soapbox Oratory
Every Sunday afternoon, soapbox orators take turns speaking on various topics from differing viewpoints on the State Library Lawns.

Questions, comments, heckling and interjections are welcome. P.. More..

** Sightseeing Events **

View Event: Eureka Skydeck 88 | Open

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 o.. More..

View Event: Federation Square | Open

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 wit.. More..

View Event: Immigration Museum | Open

Immigration Museum | Open
The Immigration Museum explores the stories of real people from all over the world who have migrated to Victoria.

What’s On at the Immigration Museum

Permanent Exhibitions
Immigration Museum ..
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** Sporting Fixtures Events **

View Event: Australian Ice Hockey League | Season Launch

Australian Ice Hockey League | Season Launch
Competition is firing up for 2015, with Melbourne Ice and Melbourne Mustangs back and prepping for the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) season opener at Medibank Icehouse ANZAC Day weekend.

On S.. More..

View Event: St Kilda Sea Baths | What's On

St Kilda Sea Baths | What’s On
There is always something on at St Kilda Sea Baths..

Republica Beach Volleyball
Smack bang in front of one of the world’s greatest DJ’s, on St Kilda Beach, the ultimate (fun) gladiators of St Kild..
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** Talk | Discussion Events **

View Event: Art Behind the Wire | Curator's Talk

Art Behind the Wire | Curator’s Talk
As part of the 2015 National Trust Heritage Festival, Melinda Mockridge, curator of the award-winning ‘Art Behind the Wire’ exhibition, will be giving a curator’s talk at the Duldig Studio on 21 and.. More..

** Television Shows Events **

View Event: AFL Footy @ Channel 7

AFL Footy @ Channel 7
Seven is your complete online destination for Australian Rules Football.

Seven coverage includes games on Friday night, Saturday and Sunday.

An impressive range of commentators and specialists p.. More..

View Event: AFL Footy @ Channel 9

AFL Footy @ Channel 9
Channel 9 coverage of the 2015 A.F.L. Football season.

Nine footy shows include..

–> Footy Classified (Monday),
–> Footy Show (Thursday)
–> The Sunday Footy Show (Sunday) Luke Ball will..
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View Event: AFL Footy @ Foxtel

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.

.. More..

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** Tours & Trips Events **

View Event: A Very Fine Yarn | Creswick Woollen Mills

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 .. More..

View Event: Alexandra Timber Train | 4th Sunday

Alexandra Timber Train | 4th Sunday
Train services are a steam-hauled train on the second Sunday and a diesel-hauled service on the fourth Sunday of every month. Diesel locomotives replace steam on days of Total Fire Ban.

When you vi.. More..

View Event: Backstage Tour | Arts Centre Melbourne

Backstage Tour | Arts Centre Melbourne
Arts Centre Melbourne presents
Backstage Tour

We reveal the secrets of the theatre in this guided tour through backstage rooms, hidden passageways and technical contraptions that are unknown to mo.. More..

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** Trivia and Quiz Events **

View Event: Melbourne Trivia | Quiz

Melbourne Trivia | Quiz
Melbourne Trivia Co host Melbourne’s most popular trivia quiz events.

Melbourne Trivia has a reputation for presenting funny and enjoyable trivia events around Victoria. We’re proud that the most.. More..

View Event: Quiz Meisters Trivia

Quiz Meisters Trivia
Quiz Meisters run entertaining trivia nights at various venues..

mondays
The Elsternwick
@ 8:00PM
259 Brighton Rd,Elwood
(03) 9531 3218
with Conor Gallagher

North Fitzroy Arms
@ 7:30PM
2..
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** Workshops | Classes & Clinics Events **

View Event: Finding families

Finding families
Start to build your family tree in this workshop – learn the principles of family history, access research resources and tour the Family History collection. Recommended for beginners.

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** Workshops | Classes & Clinics – Kids Events **

View Event: Sportsworks

Sportsworks
Stretch your mind and muscles at Sportsworks!

Take the sporting challenge at Sportsworks and learn all about the science behind moving your body.

Race Cathy Freeman. Test your skill as an extrem.. More..

View Event: What's On @ ArtPlay

What’s On @ ArtPlay
ArtPlay is designed for children aged between 5 and 12 years with programs for school groups on weekdays as well as weekend and holiday workshops.

ArtPlay is easy to find in Birrarung Marr, the par.. More..

** Worship | Faith | Spiritual Events Events **

View Event: Eckankar Worship Service

Eckankar Worship Service
Each ECK Worship Service focuses on an aspect of Eckankar. They feature a reading from the ECK works, singing HU, a love song to God, talks and panel or group discussions of spiritual principles at wo.. More..

View Event: Sunday Service @ St Michael's

Sunday Service @ St Michael’s
St Michael’s is a unique church in the heart of the city. Unique for its relevant, contemporary preaching that embraces eclectic spirituality and inner wellbeing as its core message.

Executive Min.. More..

** Zoological & Farms Events **

View Event: Animal Land | Open

Animal Land | Open
We are now open Seven days a week.
Go you good thing
February Open Days
Open everyday from 1st Feb 2015
Gates open 10:00 for an 10:15 tour Monday to Friday
Gates open at 11:o0am for an 11:15 t..
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View Event: Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open

Ballarat Wildlife Park | Open
The Ballarat Wildlife Park is open everyday except Christmas Day
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View Event: Collingwood Children's Farm | Open

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.. More..

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