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What's On | Monday 26th January 2015..
|21 Gun Salute | Australia Day|
A annual event on Australia Day each year is the traditional 21 Gun Salute at the Shrine of Remembrance by the 2nd/10th Light Battery to mark Australia Day... More..
|Australia Day 2015|
On the 26th of January each year we celebrate our National Day, Australia Day in Melbourne and Victoria as the Victorian Government brings you a festive atmosphere with an array of fun activities and free events. The 26th of January refers to the .. More..
|Australia Day at Docklands|
Aussie Aussie Aussie Day at Docklands Celebrate this years Australia Day at the Docklands read on to see why. Australia Day celebrations return to Docklands with events and activities throughout the afternoon and into the evening. Bring the.. More..
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|Havaianas Thong Challenge 2015|
Torquay turns it on for Havaianas Australia Day Thong Challenge’s 10th Birthday Australia’s favourite thong is calling out for Victorians to head to Torquay Beach on Australia Day to help break the world record for the longest line of giant inflat.. More..
|Iced Tea Party | Lymphoedema|
The Iced Tea Party is a refreshing, fun and easy way to get together with friends this summer and help raise money for lymphoedema! No need for a heated argument in the boardroom – keep cool this summer and host your Iced Tea Party™ at the office.. More..
|No Tan Jan|
The Warwick Foundation is Australia's first and only organisation focused on supporting 18 - 40 year olds with cancer. Sadly, melanoma is the most common cancer for this age group and we want that to change! That’s why we’ve introduced No Tan Jan... More..
|Adventure Kids Festival | Mount Hotham|
Following the success of the standalone event in April 2014, the Adventure Kids Festival returns in 2015 as a series of four events, offering children from the ages of four to 12 nature-based adventure activities across a multi-day getaway. The A.. More..
|Adventure Park | Open|
Victoria’s biggest and most exciting theme park Adventure Park is opening its gates for another supercharged summer! If you have any questions please call us on (03) 5250 2756 Open.. More..
|Become a Rainforest Ranger at Otway Fly|
This summer, go wild and become a Rainforest Ranger at Otway Fly Treetop Adventures! With two amazing immersive rainforest activities including the Treetop Walk featuring the all-new interactive trail, and the awe-inspiring Zipline Tour, there’s .. More..
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|Circus Latino | Melton|
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..
|TOTEM | Cirque Du Soleil|
Since its World Premiere in 2010, more than 3 million people across 25 cities worldwide have been mesmerized by the intimacy and beauty of TOTEM, winner of the 2013 Drama Desk Award for Unique Theatrical Experience. Featuring a cast of 45 acrobat.. More..
|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..
|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..
It's Melbourne's longest running independent comedy room. The best local and international acts as well as the most promising up-and-comers. Mondays, doors 7.30pm (8.30pm start) $15/12 .. More..
|My Summer in Docklands | Video Competition |
Get recording for your chance to win a holiday to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi! Bring your camera or phone with video capability and get filming – with a brief to capture Docklands in Summer. Entry is free and open to all ages with the grand prize bei.. More..
Broods Forum I ONE NIGHT ONLY: Nov 26th 2014 BUY TICKETS One of the most celebrated young bands to emerge out of New Zealand’s thriving contemporary musical landscape, brother and sister duo BROODS are coming to Australia this November. .. 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..
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|Australian Open Tennis | Early Bird Dining|
Celebrate Australian Open Tennis with a sumptuous 2 or 3-course dinner in felt restaurant, walking distance to all the action. Throughout the Australian Open Tennis Tournament felt restaurant, located within the elegant surrounds of Hotel Lindrum,.. More..
|Australian Open with a Buffet Breakfast |
Enjoy a traditional Australian full buffet breakfast at Alice’s Restaurant. Buffet includes: Variety of sliced breads, mini pastries, fruits, cereals, yoghurt, bircher muesli, bacon, sausages, eggs, tomatoes, baked beans, pancakes, hash browns, fr.. More..
|Food Trucks @ Coburg Drive-In|
GET YOUR TASTEBUDS READY... BRING A CARLOAD OF YOUR BEST BUDS AND GRAB A BITE (OR TWO OR THREE) BEFORE THE MOVIE! Melbourne's favourite Food Trucks will roll into the popular Village Coburg Drive-In. With the latest releases on the big screen.. More..
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|13 Frames of Mind - Photography Exhibition|
CATC Design School (Melbourne Campus) is proud to announce the forthcoming photography exhibition 13 Frames of Mind Opening: 6pm Thursday 11 December 2014 Venue: CATC Design School, 595 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Vic Exhibition duration.. More..
|Albert Tucker and the Mystery of H. D.|
13 September 2014 - 15 February 2015 After being told that the paintings had belonged to Professor Alfred Henry Tipper, Tucker traced Tipper’s last place of residence, where he found a further three paintings in the showman’s old cart in the back .. More..
Alex Prager is an American photographer and film maker. In her elaborately conceived staged photographs, Prager openly references the aesthetics of mid-twentieth century American cinema and photography. Each of her lush colour images resemble.. More..
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|Art Aquarium | Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium|
Art Aquarium makes a splash this Summer! This Summer, see hundreds amazing tropical fish, then bring your own ideas to life in the amazing Art Aquarium – Melbourne’s biggest and newest interactive experience, only at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium . .. More..
Artist, rebel, hippie, hipster? Revealing Melbourne’s enduring counter-cultures, Bohemian Melbourne celebrates a who’s who of creative free spirits through their art and the bohemian legacy that has shaped the character of this city. This exhib.. More..
|Boisterous Beginnings: Doctors in the Port Phillip District|
Surgeon George Bass, Matthew Flinders’ close friend, had visited what became Victoria when he landed in Western Port Bay in 1798 but it was not until settlement in the 1830s that doctors began their work in what was then known as the Port Phillip Dis.. More..
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|AusFest 2015 | Australia Day Cider Festival|
AusFest 2015 Craft Cider & Beer Festival Australia Day MONDAY 26th January 12pm-1am Purchase your $28 Ticket & Recieve Your own Personal Stein for the day filled on entry with any one of our 27 Craft Ciders or Beers on tap Slow cooked .. More..
|Festival of Sails 2015|
Since 1844, the Festival of Sails has played a key part in the Victorian and Australian yachting calendar. Highly competitive and diverse, the event caters to all levels of sailing from high performance racing machines to family cruisers. Evolving.. More..
|Fryerstown Antique Fair 2015|
In 2015, the 40th annual Fryerstown Antique Fair at Burke and Wills Hall, Fryerstown. Of all the antique fairs held across Australia, there is one which is an absolute 'must' for dealers, stall holders, collectors and browsers and that's the Fryer.. More..
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|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, creative workshops, education programs and collecti.. More..
|Shadow Electric Open-Air Cinema | Program 2015|
Open-air Cinema & Bandroom, Abbotsford Convent Talking Heads: Stop Making Sense (G) Friday 2nd January Whiplash Whiplash (MA15+) Saturday 3rd January What We Do In The Shadows What We Do In The Shadows (M) Sunday 4th J.. More..
|What's Showing @ IMAX|
IMAX at Melbourne Museum provides you with the ultimate movie going experience on the world's 3rd largest screen. What's showing at IMAX this week | next 7 days! --> DINOSAURS 3D: GIANTS OF PATAGONIA [G] --> GREAT WHITE SHARK 3D [G] .. More..
|Aus Day Fun Run 2015|
Organised by volunteers from local sporting and community groups, this event is held in conjunction with the Mornington Peninsula Shire to complement the activities held along the foreshore each year. Catering for a wide range of competitors the A.. More..
|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 consists of exquisite French pastries and finger s.. More..
|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 Park Hyatt boasts the largest hotel room accommod.. More..
|Melbourne High Tea | Top 10|
With Australians consuming around 22 million cups of tea daily, there are plenty of options when it comes to enjoying a good cuppa. Afternoon tea or the classic high tea has seen a resurgence in Melbourne, so too has the return to elegance in fas.. More..
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|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..
|Cooper's Settlement | Open|
Cooper's Settlement is open 7 days a week all year round. Cooper's Settlement is located within the largest park in the Northern suburbs Bundoora Park. When you visit the Settlement you can experience a variety of activities that children will .. More..
|Heritage Hill Museum & Historic Gardens | Open|
Take a trip back in time and discover Dandenong’s unique social history through a visit to Heritage Hill Museum and Historic Gardens. .. 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..
|Port Albert Market|
Port Albert holds a Make it, Bake it, Grow it & Collectibles market. Around 25 stalls at Port Albert Hall catered by the Hall committee. Port Albert is an easy 2 hours drive from Melbourne via the South Gippsland Highway and equally accessible .. 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..
|All in a Day's Work|
The collection over 8,000 items gathered from companies hospitals donations and exchanged with other anaesthetic collections. After a six month closure for relocation and redevelopment of the exhibition, the Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic Hi.. 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..
|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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|Government House Open Day 2015|
To celebrate Australia Day, the Governor of Victoria invites all citizens of Victoria and visitors to the State to visit Government House, one of Australia’s finest buildings on Australia Day. Visitors will be able to view the State Apartments, Pr.. More..
|ABBAR | Midsumma Australia Day Weekend|
ABBAR | MIDSUMMA FESTIVAL 24/25/26 JAN (Aus Day Weekend) SAT 24 JAN join us for our party 'DANCING QUEEN' A 'camp' as night with drag and ABBA inspired performances and all your favourite anthems with our favourite DJ - Argonaut playing till 3a.. More..
Michael Griffiths isn’t going to let turning 40 stop his prolonged adolescence. His REALLY prolonged adolescence. In his new cabaret Griffiths recalls falling in love, why he can’t go ten pin bowling and how touring in jukebox musicals has happi.. More..
|Affluenza in Midsumma|
'Highly entertaining... a stunning voice' Theatre Press 'Hannagan's writing is superb' Arts Hub 'Leaves you in awe' Broadway World In Affluenza Will Hannagan transforms from kale-crunching North Fitzroy twat to Hollywood golden boy gone b.. More..
|As You Like It|
As You Like It takes centre stage in the Australian Shakespeare Company’s new festival playground. From New Years Eve until 14 March 2015, the Royal Botanic Gardens will be transformed into a Shakespearian festival of fantastical fun. Before t.. More..
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|Cupcake Central | Pop Up Bar |
Cupcake Central in collaboration with N2 Extreme Gelato is hosting a Pop Up Bar at Melbourne Central for the Summertime. Bringing to you unique nitrogen gelato cupcake creations that will leave your mouth watering. We will be sticking around unt.. More..
|Australia Day | Public Holiday 2015|
The next Public Holiday in Victoria is.. Australia Day - Monday 26 January 2015 Public Holiday 2015 Victorian Public Holidays Victoria celebrates the following holidays and long weekends: All public holidays are accurate at the time .. More..
|Grow It Local|
Grow It Local is a project that celebrates backyard, balcony, community and windowsill food farming. The only thing better than growing your own food is eating it, and having a Top Melbourne chef cook it up for you is the sweetest carrot of all. .. More..
|Meet Olympic Swimmer Belinda Hocking|
Hosted by SunSense sunscreens, get up close and personal with Dual Olympic Swimmer Belinda Hocking on Australia Day! Need some swimming tips? Want to get a snap with Belinda and her Commonwealth Games Gold Medal? Come along to the SunSense Z.. More..
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|NGV Summer Sale|
The NGV design store at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia is hosting a once-in-a-lifetime Summer Sale with 50% OFF EVERYTHING IN STORE (75% off for NGV Members) for 4 days only from 23-26 January, 10am-5pm. *NO FUTHER DISCOUNTS APPLY. IN STORE.. More..
|Shopping Tour Gift Certificates | Gift It Now|
What a great gift idea.. A gift certificate for a Melbourne Shopping Tour. The recipient will enjoy a great day of bargain shopping, with up to 55% off retail prices. Just choose the gift certificate value that you want to purchase and tel.. 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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|AFC Asian Cup 2015|
The 16th AFC Asian Cup will be hosted by Australia from 9 to 31 January 2015. Five cities will host 32 world class football matches over 23 days, culminating with a Final played in Sydney on 31 January 2015. AAMI Games Australia VS Kuwait Fri.. More..
|Aqua Racer Championship|
AQUA RACER Australia Day Championship race... More..
|Australian Open 2015 | Tennis|
19 January - 1 February 2015 - Melbourne Park For 2 weeks every year there's nowhere tennis fans would rather be than Melbourne Park. As the world's top tennis players hit town to stake their claim on the Australian Open trophies, fans flock .. More..
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|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 - not at present Channel 10 - 7pm The Project - Family Feud.. More..
|Australian Open | Channel 7 Coverage|
Watch all the action of the Australian Open includinng the men's and women's finals, live and free on Channel 7. Comprehensive coverage of the Australian Open, Asia-Pacific Grand Slam where the biggest names in tennis clash for the first major of.. More..
|The Project | Audience|
It's the news – but not as you know it. Guaranteeing no miracle diets, no stories that ‘no parent can afford to miss’, and virtually no dodgy plumbers, The Project is a TV show joining in the conversations going on in living rooms around the country... 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..
|Geelong Gaol Ghost Tour|
Geelong Gaol is one of Australia's most intact 19th Century convict prisons. A 4 story behemoth, it housed a host of convicts, murderers and lunatics under extreme conditions. Four men were executed and one buried within its walls. It is the site of .. More..
|Golden Mile Guided Walk|
Walk ‘Marvellous Melbourne’ and see how the discovery of gold shaped the city. Witness the majestic architecture and hear stories from your professional guide about the colourful characters of early boom town Melbourne. The Golden Mile Guided Walk.. 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 venues running weekly pub trivia nights in Melbourne. Many take a short break over Christmas and new year but will be back in January. Give the venue a call before going... Monday.. More..
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|With One Voice | Creativity Australia|
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..
|AllSportz | Sport Camp School 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: Runs every day of the Victoria School Holidays 9am-1pm - $40 (4 hours), 9am-3pm - $50 (6 hours) All Professional Accredited Coac.. More..
|Bentleigh Calisthenics Enrolments|
Bentleigh Calisthenics College is accepting enrolments for 2015 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..
|Express yourself | NGV Children's Festival|
Come to the NGV for 10 days of workshops, activities, talks and tours focusing on fashion and contemporary art for young visitors. Held in conjunction with The Fashion World of Jean Paul and Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for Kids, the festiv.. 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..
|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..
|La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary|
The La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary was set up in 1967 as a project in the restoration and management of indigenous flora and fauna. La Trobe University is the caretaker of more than 100 hectares divided into four areas: The La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuar.. More..
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