Experience the ever-present undercurrent of creativity in Melbourne. The city is brimming with energy and excitement. From foodie hotspots to laneway adventures and world-class arts experiences, Melbourne awaits.
Buoyed by a spirit of innovation, the entire city truly embraces major events. Transforming every match or show into an occasion, every race into a carnival and every festival into a celebration.
With Awesome Autumn’s blockbuster festival season and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival coming to a close, the city looks towards a stellar line-up of quality cultural, and sports events scheduled over the coming months.
The Story of the Moving Image at ACMI
Van Gogh at THE LUME Melbourne
Elvis: Direct from Graceland at Bendigo Art Gallery
Triceratops: Fate of the Dinosaurs at Melbourne Museum
Art After Dark, 13 & 14 May
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Reimagined, from 4 May
RISING Festival, 1-12 June
The Picasso Century at NGV International, from 10 June
Manchester United Tour, 15 & 19 July
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, 16 October – 13 November
PLAN WHERE YOU PLAY
When your next event ends, this city is just getting started. There is so much to see, eat, drink, and do.
Take a gastronomic journey down the city’s numerous eat streets, where you’ll find alfresco scenes and cozy spaces that offer everything from haute cuisine to cheap eats.
Seek out Melbourne’s hidden medley of cocktail bars, rooftop beer gardens and laneway speakeasies, which are as intriguing as they are welcoming.
Embrace new-season trends or classics at one of the city’s shopping and design hotspots. From laneway boutiques to big brands, you’ll find your sense of style in Melbourne.
Discover a new side to the city and immerse yourself in the urban culture on a guided street art, laneway or foodie tour.
Rest your head at one of the city’s newest hotels to fully indulge in Melbourne’s good life.