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St Kilda Festival

St. Kilda Festival is a nine-day event held in Melbourne and whose culmination is a summer-style celebration of arts and music along the gorgeous St...

St Kilda Festival

Melbourne’s event calendar is jam-packed all year round. The different seasons bring different events, so no matter what time of year you come to Melbourne, there will always be something unique and exciting happening.

If you’re looking at what’s on, the upcoming events calendar includes plenty of options including multicultural festivals, parades, sporting tournaments and cultural events.

What’s On Melbourne This Weekend & Upcoming 2020/2021 Events Calendar




So whether you love sports or indulging in something a little different, Melbourne offers every type of event for its millions of visitors each year.

Australians love watching sport and every year, the city celebrates many major sporting including the famous Australian Open, international cricket matches, the Spring Racing Carnival and the Formula One Grand Prix. The city has a number of excellent cricket and football grounds, stadiums and indoor stadiums.

Melbourne also hosts a range of festivals including food and wine festivals, music festivals and cultural and heritage festivals. Visitors, locals and culinary experts from all over the world come here to participate in the Melbourne Food and Wine festival. This popular event features award-winning vintages from some of Australia’s major wine regions.

Music lovers will be happy to know that Melbourne offers a wide choice of theatre shows, concerts and outdoor entertainment. Every year, the city celebrates the Jazz and Blues festival, the Harvest Picnic at Hanging Rock as well as country music festivals and live concerts.

If you’re wondering what’s on this weekend, just head into the city and you are sure to find a local community event, blockbuster theatre shows, art exhibit or live music concert. The event calendar changes weekly, so make sure you don’t miss out!



Victorian Seniors Festival

Victorian Seniors Festival

Online, Melbourne, VIC
01 October 2020 to 31 October 2020

With physical distancing in place, we want to keep everyone safe and continue to produce a great festival. This year, the Festival comes straight to you in your home. It includes pre-recorded performances and...

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The Spring Racing Carnival

The Spring Racing Carnival

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
17 October 2020 to 07 November 2020

The Spring Racing Carnival in Melbourne is a series of thoroughbred horse races held every year in the months of September and November. The Melbourne Cup is the premier event of the Spring Racing Carnival and is held...

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Skepticon

Skepticon

Multiple Locations, Melbourne, VIC
24 October 2020 to 25 October 2020

Skepticon is an annual festival that’s now held back in Melbourne each year, doubling as the national convention of the Australian Skeptics Association. This festival is a sceptics’ paradise where you can...

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Derby Day

Derby Day

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
31 October 2020

Derby Day is a popular thoroughbred horse race which is held every year as part of the Spring Racing Carnival at Flemington Racecourse. Derby Day is always held on the Saturday before the Melbourne Cup, and in 2020 will...

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Melbourne Cup Parade

Melbourne Cup Parade

Melbourne CBD, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - November 2020

In the lead-up to the ‘race that stops the nation’, the City of Melbourne gets in on the festivities each year by hosting the Melbourne Cup Parade. This year, the procession will start on the corner of...

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Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
03 November 2020

Every year, Australians come together to celebrate the most popular horse race on the calendar, Melbourne Cup Day. The Melbourne Cup is the premier event of the Spring Racing Carnival and is held on the first Tuesday in...

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Oaks Day

Oaks Day

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
05 November 2020

Kennedy Oaks Day, also known as ‘Ladies Day’ is a popular thoroughbred horse race which is held every year as part of the Spring Racing Carnival at Flemington Racecourse. Formerly known as ‘Kennedy...

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Stakes Day

Stakes Day

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
07 November 2020

Emirates Stakes Day, also known as ‘Family Day’, is a popular thoroughbred horse race which is held every year as part of the Spring Racing Carnival at Flemington Racecourse. There are many race days which...

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Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

Online, Melbourne, VIC
11 November 2020

The citizens of Australia come together every year to observe Remembrance Day. This event always celebrated at the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day, of the eleventh month (11th November) remembers the of the signing...

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Melbourne Fringe Festival

Melbourne Fringe Festival

Trades Hall, Carlton, VIC
12 November 2020 to 29 November 2020

The residents of Melbourne come together every year to celebrate the famous Melbourne Fringe Festival. This unique event welcomes more than 3400 independent artists to participate and display their finest artwork and is...

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Christmas Festival

Christmas Festival

Federation Square, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - November / December 2020

Each year, the City of Melbourne hosts a free month-long festival in the Melbourne CBD known as the Christmas Festival which brings a little bit of magic to Melbourne for the Christmas season. There are many events and...

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Australian Dancesport Championship

Australian DanceSport Championship

Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - December 2020

Australia’s premier competitive DanceSport event celebrates 74 years this December and graces a brand-new stage at Melbourne Park’s Margaret Court Arena. The all-new intimate setting will draw audiences...

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Melbourne Music Week

Melbourne Music Week

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
09 December 2020 to 28 February 2021

Melbourne Music Week is a huge festival that draws fans from all over the nation. It is one of the largest celebrations of music in the country, usually held around mid-November and lasting for a week. The best part is...

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Carols By Candlelight

Carols By Candlelight

Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne, VIC
24 December 2020

If you are in Melbourne around Christmas time, don’t miss the most popular Christmas event known as Vision Australia’s Carols by Candlelight. This huge event is a massive Christmas celebration where families...

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Christmas Day

Christmas Day

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
25 December 2020

Christmas Day is celebrated on the 25th of December and is celebrated all over the world. Christmas in Melbourne is a public holiday and is, therefore, a wonderful time to stop, reflect and spend time with family and...

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Boxing Day Test

Boxing Day Test

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Richmond, VIC
26 December 2020 to 30 December 2020

Australia vs India Test Match Australia’s annual sports calendar is not just confined to the AFL Grand Final and Australian Open. It also includes motor racing events, marathons and international cricket matches...

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Boxing Day

Boxing Day

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
26 December 2020

Boxing Day is a massive public holiday in Australia and the best thing about being in Melbourne is that there are so many options for how to spend your day. From sporting events, cinema releases, shopping sprees or...

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New Years Eve

New Years Eve

Multiple Locations, Melbourne, VIC
31 December 2020 to 01 January 2021

There are only a few events that are celebrated worldwide, with New Year’s being celebrated in every corner of the earth. Whether it’s the fireworks on the Sydney Harbour Bridge or the Ball Drop at Times...

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New Years Day

New Years Day

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
01 January 2021

New Years Day falls on the 1st of January each year, at the height of the Australian summer. It has been designated as a public holiday which allows many people to have a relaxing day off work. Even though there may be...

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Latin Summer Festival

Latin Summer Festival

Tom's Block, Royal Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - January 2021

Every year, the citizens of Melbourne celebrate the Latin Summer Festival. This is a free event that welcomes the Latin communities and Australians to get together and enjoy the Latin culture; including music, dance and...

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Australian Open

Australian Open

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, VIC
18 January 2021 to 31 January 2021

Melbourne’s extensive list of sporting events also includes one of the four major tennis world Grand Slams, the Australian Open. In January every year, Melbourne hosts this tennis tournament at Rod Laver Arena...

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Australia Day

Australia Day

Multiple Venues in City Area, Melbourne, VIC
26 January 2021

One of the largest celebrations held throughout the country year after year is Australia Day. Celebrated on January 26th, Australia day is a public holiday that honours the arrival of the first British Fleet on...

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Sustainable Living Festival

Sustainable Living Festival

Melbourne CBD, Melbourne, VIC
01 February 2021 to 28 February 2021

The iconic Sustainable Living Festival runs for 4 weeks in February 2021 and promotes solutions to global warming by promoting sustainable living practices. The largest and longest-running festival of its kind aims to...

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Meguiars Motorex

Meguiars MotorEx

Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale, VIC
06 February 2021 to 07 February 2021

Meguiar’s MotorEx is the largest and most prestigious car show of its kind in Australia. Each year Meguiar’s MotorEx attracts Australia’s best custom and modified cars, which travel from all over the...

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St Jerome’s Laneway Festival

St Jerome’s Laneway Festival

Footscray Park, Footscray, VIC
TBA - February 2021

What started as a tiny indie music event in the laneways of Melbourne, St Jerome’s Laneway Festival has now become one of the most loved music festivals in Australia. The Laneway Festival started in Melbourne in...

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

China Town, Melbourne, VIC
12 February 2021

As there is a large community of Chinese-Australians living in Victoria, Melbournians love celebrating Chinese New Year after year. 2021 is the year of the ox. Although this festival is celebrated all across the...

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Melbourne To Warrnambool Classic

Melbourne to Warrnambool Classic

Avalon Airport, Lara, VIC
TBA - February 2021

The historic Melbourne to Warrnambool Classic is a cycling race that traverses the south-west region of Victoria, through picturesque landscapes and difficult terrain. The Melbourne to Warrnambool Classic was founded in...

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Lonsdale Street Festival

Lonsdale Street Festival

CBD, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - February 2021

For the Greek Community living in Australia, the Lonsdale Street Festival (formerly Antipodes Festival) is a must-attend event that celebrates the rich culture and food of Greece. The festival brings together Greek...

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Sydney Road Street Party

Sydney Road Street Party

Sydney Road, Brunswick, VIC
TBA - March 2021

The Sydney Road Street Party is a cultural festival and one of the largest street-based festivals in Melbourne. Held as part of the Brunswick Music Festival which runs for 2 weeks, the Sydney Road Street Party is a one...

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Melbourne Fashion Festival

Melbourne Fashion Festival

Various venues around Melbourne, Docklands, VIC
TBA - March 2021

When autumn hits the city, Melbourne celebrates the fashion festival of the season also known as the Melbourne Fashion Festival.

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Moomba Festival

Moomba Festival

Alexandra Gardens & Birrarung Marr, Melbourne, VIC
05 March 2021 to 08 March 2021

Melbournians come together every year to share, cheer and spread the festive spirit for the Moomba Festival. After all, Moomba has been celebrated in Melbourne for over half a century and is held every Labour Day long...

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Australian Grand Prix

Australian Grand Prix

Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit, Albert Park, VIC
TBA - March 2021

Of all of the events held in Melbourne, the Australian Grand Prix is one of the largest and most popular. People from all over the world come here to watch the Grand Prix, with this event certainly increasing visitors...

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Multiple Venues, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - March 2021

Melbourne has been hosting the famous Queer Film Festival since 1991; making it one of the oldest queer film festivals in the world and the largest in the southern hemisphere. This film event is the second-largest film...

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Melbourne Ukulele Festival

Melbourne Ukulele Festival

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote, VIC
TBA - March 2021

The Melbourne Ukulele Festival is a fun event where lovers of music come together to listen, play and sing along to all things involving the ukulele! The festival is held at the Northcote Town Hall, High Street...

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Melbourne Irish Festival

Melbourne Irish Festival

Edinburgh Gardens, Fitzroy North, VIC
TBA - March 2021

The Irish Festival is one of the most popular Irish events in Australia, gathering both locals and foreigners together to celebrate their Irish roots in a day of family fun. Held on the Sunday before Saint...

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Warrandyte Festival

Warrandyte Festival

Stiggants Reserve, Warrandyte, VIC
TBA - March 2021

The Warrandyte Festival has been a staple of this country town since 1977 and is celebrating its 42nd year! Come on up to Warrandyte to celebrate this wonderful festival filled with food, drinks, live music, a parade as...

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Ms Melbourne Cycle & Half Marathon

MS Melbourne Cycle & Half Marathon

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
TBA - March 2021

Ride, run, jog or walk – it’s your choice when it comes to participating in the MS Melbourne Cycle or Half Marathon! Do you prefer the wind on your face and taking in the stunning views of Melbourne city...

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Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, VIC
24 March 2021 to 18 April 2021

If you love stand-up comedy or just like to laugh, come to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival to witness the largest comedy festival in Australia and the third-largest festival in the world. Melbourne has...

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The Melbourne Fair

The Melbourne Fair

Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield East, VIC
25 March 2021 to 28 March 2021

Seasoned collectors, interior stylists and history buffs will converge at Melbourne’s largest fair showcasing an exclusive range of antiques, jewellery, couture, arts and some of the country’s most...

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Victoria’s Multicultural Festival

Victoria’s Multicultural Festival

Federation Square, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - March 2021

Every year, the citizens of Melbourne celebrate a number of multicultural festivals around the city; including the ever-popular Chinese New Year, the Summer Latin Festival and Victoria’s Multicultural Festival...

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Herald Sun / Transurban Run For The Kids

Herald Sun / Transurban Run For The Kids

Marvel Stadium, Docklands, VIC
TBA - March 2021

The Herald-Sun / Transurban Run for the Kids is one of the great local events in Melbourne aimed at fundraising for the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal. Participants can choose to walk or run the 15km...

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Transitions Film Festival

Transitions Film Festival

Cinema Nova, Carlton, VIC
30 March 2021

The Transitions Film Festival returns to Melbourne with another enthralling line-up of cutting-edge documentaries about existential challenges, mega-trends, game-changing technologies and creative visions that are...

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Bells Beach Surfing Classic

Bells Beach Surfing Classic

Bells Beach, Torquay, VIC
04 April 2021

The Bells Beach Surfing Classic held annually in Victoria and is a professional surfing competition that attracts visitors to Bells Beach every Easter. Commonly known as the “Rip Curl Pro” this event is the...

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Good Friday

Good Friday

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
09 April 2021

Good Friday kicks off the Australian Easter celebrations and will next be observed on Friday the 09th of April 2021. Good Friday is a public holiday which is observed with almost all shops and stores closing and people...

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Easter Saturday

Easter Saturday

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
10 April 2021

Easter Saturday is part of the Easter celebrations and will next be observed on Saturday the 10th of April 2021. Easter Saturday follows Good Friday and occurs as part of a Christian festival which, according to...

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Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
11 April 2021

Easter Sunday is part of the Easter celebrations and will next be observed on Sunday the 11th of April 2021. Easter Sunday is the biggest day of this four holiday weekend as it is a public holiday and the day when...

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Easter Monday

Easter Monday

All over Australia, Melbourne, VIC
12 April 2021

Easter Monday is a public holiday in Australia and will next be observed on Monday the 12th of April 2021. Easter Monday follows Easter Sunday which is a Christian festival which, according to tradition, celebrates the...

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Melbourne Home Show

Melbourne Home Show

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Southbank, VIC
16 April 2021 to 18 April 2021

The Melbourne Home Show (also known as the HIA Home Show) is a large exhibition relating to all things home and garden held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Melbourne Home Show will introduce...

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Midsumma Festival

Midsumma Festival

Multiple Venues, St Kilda, VIC
19 April 2021 to 05 May 2021

Melbourne’s annual celebration of gay and lesbian culture and art is also known as the Midsumma festival. It is the largest cultural festival of its type, celebrated in the city since 1988. You’ll find...

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Anzac Day

Anzac Day

Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, VIC
25 April 2021

Anzac Day is an important special community event celebrated all over Australia on April 25. On this date, millions of Australians commemorate the anniversary of the first significant military pairing of Australian and...

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Afl Anzac Day

AFL ANZAC Day

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, VIC
25 April 2021

Essendon vs Collingwood have the biggest rivalry in AFL history and the time has come again for the massive AFL ANZAC Day clash! In 2021, the game will be held on the 25th of April at the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground...

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Federation Square

Melbourne Knowledge Week

Meat Market, Melbourne, VIC
26 April 2021 to 02 May 2021

A vibrant nightlife, diverse restaurant scene and a myriad of cultural attractions are not the only things for you to explore when you arrive in Melbourne. Melbourne Knowledge Week is a popular event in Melbourne and is...

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Melbourne Cat Lovers Show

Melbourne Cat Lovers Show

Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, VIC
01 May 2021 to 02 May 2021

The hotly anticipated Cat Lovers Show returns to Melbourne again at the Royal Exhibition Building, on Saturday 1 May and Sunday 2 May, 2021. The Show is a veritable feline festival; containing everything for and about...

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Next Wave Festival

Next Wave Festival

Various Venues, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - May 2021

The Next Wave Festival is a biennial event held in Melbourne whose aim is to provide a platform for artists of the future as well as highlight futuristic trends. Melbourne’s events calendar teems with festivals...

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Good Beer Week

Good Beer Week

Various venues , Melbourne, VIC
TBA - May 2021

Fancy a cold beer the Australian way? Make plans to attend the renowned Good Beer Week, an event that aims to promote and encourage the appreciation of Good Beer to a wider audience. The nine-day long event was designed...

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Rspca Million Paws Walk

RSPCA Million Paws Walk

Albert Park Lake, Albert Park, VIC
TBA - May 2021

The RSPCA Million Paws Walk is a huge fundraising day for your four-legged friends when thousands of dollars are raised in support of the RSPCA. On the day of the event, thousands of people come together all over...

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Good Food & Wine Festival

Good Food & Wine Festival

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
28 May 2021 to 30 May 2021

Experience a journey of good food and wine at Melbourne’s internationally acclaimed Good Food & Wine Festival. Sommeliers, winemakers and chefs from all over Australia come here to showcase their best harvests...

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Federation Square

Melbourne International Jazz Festival

Various Venues, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - May / June 2021

The week-long Melbourne International Jazz Festival week features an excellent line-up with more than 100 unique jazz performances by top artists and performers. Popular venues like Hamer Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre...

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One Fine Day Wedding Fair

One Fine Day Wedding Fair

Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, VIC
TBA - May 2021

One Fine Day is a refreshing alternative to the traditional bridal fair; showcasing a handpicked collection of 100 sought after vendors in the wedding field. Not only is One Fine Day the perfect outlet for creative...

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Melbourne Boat Show

Melbourne Boat Show

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Southbank, VIC
TBA - June 2021

The Melbourne Boat Show is the largest event for the local marine industry, with thousands of exhibitors gathering in the city to display their latest products and services every year. Some of the main products...

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Melbourne International Singers Festival

Melbourne International Singers Festival

Deakin Edge at Federation Square, Melbourne, VIC
11 June 2021 to 14 June 2021

The Melbourne International Singers Festival is celebrated amid public festivities and features world-class singing, performances and an array of outstanding vocal and musical workshops – held every June and...

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Queens Birthday

Queens Birthday

All The State, Melbourne, VIC
14 June 2021

Australian’s celebrate the Queen’s Birthday with a public holiday (and long weekend) on Monday the 8th of June 2021. Even though there will be limited trading hours for some shops and businesses, there are...

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Williamstown Literary Festival

Williamstown Literary Festival

Williamstown Town Hall and Library, Williamstown, VIC
TBA - June 2021

The Williamstown Literary Festival (aka the Willy Lit Fest) is an event which brings together readers and writers for one of the biggest literary festivals in Victoria. The festival runs for two days and will take place...

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Melbourne Magic Festival

Melbourne Magic Festival

Melba Spiegeltent, Collingwood, VIC
28 June 2021 to 10 July 2021

The Melbourne Magic Festival is one of a kind in Australia and is easily regarded as the ultimate winter festival in Melbourne. Founded in 2008 by the Australian Institute of Magic, the festival seeks to bring together...

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Disney On Ice

Disney on Ice

Hisense Arena, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - July 2021

Each and every year, children are dazzled and amazed by the huge production that comes to Melbourne during winter; Disney on Ice. A huge ice skating extravaganza, each show presents some of your favourite Disney...

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Equitana Melbourne

Equitana Melbourne

Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale, VIC
08 July 2021 to 11 July 2021

Equitana Melbourne is a huge event which showcases the very best of equine competitions and exhibitions and will be next held in Melbourne in 2021. Originating in 1999, Equitana Melbourne is a fantastic family-friendly...

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Finders Keepers Market

Finders Keepers Market

Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, VIC
TBA - JULY 2021

The Finders Keepers market is a massive three-day event in Spring; featuring over 250 independent art and design stalls in the world-renowned Royal Exhibition Building in the Carlton Gardens. Expect to find loads of...

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Melbourne Queer Film Festival

Melbourne International Animation Festival

ACMI, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - July 2021

The Melbourne International Animation Festival is a forum that brings together animators from all over the world. These animation works are selected from the creme de la creme of recent and historical releases. The...

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Melbourne Career Expo

Melbourne Career Expo

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
23 July 2021 to 25 July 2021

The Melbourne Career Expo is the largest and most comprehensive careers event in Australia. The event showcases career opportunities from large employers, trades to higher education in an exciting, interactive and...

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Open House Melbourne

Open House Melbourne

Various locations around the Melbourne CBD, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - JULY 2021

Open House Melbourne is a free event that offers a chance to explore the city’s most historic and significant buildings, religious structures and architectural monuments. The best part is you don’t have to...

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Run Melbourne

Run Melbourne

Federation Square, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - JULY 2021

Run Melbourne (formerly “The Age Run Melbourne”) is a great running event that encourages participants of all ages to come forward and showcase their athletic skills. Participants of this event will enjoy...

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Melbourne International Film Festival

Melbourne International Film Festival

Various theatres around Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - AUGUST 2021

The Melbourne International Film Festival is one of the most popular events in Melbourne and is held over three weeks around July and August every year. Founded in 1952, the film festival is one of the oldest in the...

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Melbourne Fashion Week

Melbourne Fashion Week

Various Locations Around Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - SEPTEMBER 2021

Fashion models, designers and retailers gather in Melbourne every September to celebrate Melbourne Fashion Week. This event is one of a kind and includes runway shows, fashion parades, exhibitions, films and even...

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Melbourne Day

Melbourne Day

Federation Square, Melbourne, VIC
30 August 2021

Melbourne Day is an annual celebration which marks the founding of the great city of Melbourne on the 30th of August 1835. Each year, there are a number of fun FREE events held throughout the Melbourne CBD with a...

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Melbourne Writers Festival

Melbourne Writers Festival

Multiple venues close to the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
03 September 2021 to 12 September 2021

The Melbourne Writers Festival is another cultural event catering for writers and readers; that includes a diverse schedule of educational programs, workshops, interactive sessions and entertainment options for all...

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Melbourne International Coffee Expo

Melbourne International Coffee Expo

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
09 September 2021 to 11 September 2021

Coffee paradise beckons visitors to sample, savour and appreciate coffee at Australia’s most spirited event, the Melbourne International Coffee Expo. Held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, the...

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Royal Melbourne Show

Royal Melbourne Show

Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale, VIC
23 September 2021 to 03 October 2021

Taking place over the September school holidays, the Royal Melbourne Show is celebrated over 11 wonderful days and includes everything from exciting rides and family entertainment to arts, crafts and barnyard animals...

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Afl Grand Final

AFL Grand Final

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, VIC
24 September 2021

Just like the many other sporting events, the Grand Final has become an essential part of Australian culture. So much so that the Friday before Grand Final Day has been declared a public holiday in Victoria. AFL Grand...

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Wellness Walk And Research Run

Wellness Walk and Research Run

Palm Lawn ant the Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne, VIC
TBA - October 2021

Support people with cancer by walking or running with Olivia in Melbourne at Alexandra Gardens. Funds raised will support cancer research breakthroughs and provide access to world-leading wellness and supportive care...

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Oktoberfest West

Oktoberfest West

Seaworks Maritime Precinct, Williamstown, VIC
TBA - October 2021

Oktoberfest West is like a Carnival but with Beer! It’s just about fun and very family-friendly. The event features the biggest Munich style beer hall, authentic German beer, European street food, top-class live...

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Labour Day

Labour Day

All The State, Melbourne, VIC
04 October 2021

Labour Day is a public holiday in Victoria which will next be observed on 4th of October 2021. Labour Day is observed to reflect on the social and political movement in the 1850s to secure an 8-hour working day for all...

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Pax Australia

PAX Australia

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
TBA - October 2021

PAX Australia (Penny Arcade Expo) is a gaming event that started in the USA in 2004. The first Australian PAX event was held in 2013 and has now become the biggest gaming event in Australia with thousands of people...

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Melbourne Marathon

Melbourne Marathon

Batman Avenue, Melbourne, VIC
10 October 2021

While Melbourne’s list of sporting events includes internationally renowned cricket matches, football games and tennis tournaments, the Melbourne Marathon is considered the most popular marathon held in the city...

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Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale, VIC
TBA - October 2021

As thousands travel to Munich for Oktoberfest, Melbourne residents are treated to a huge range of events as they celebrate their own version of Oktoberfest, right in the heart of Melbourne. There are a number of...

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Dog Lovers Show

Dog Lovers Show

Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, VIC
22 October 2021 to 24 October 2021

The Dog Lovers Show is a huge exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton Gardens that celebrates all the best things about being a dog owner in Australia. There are so many things to see and do at the...

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Barkly Bikes Festival

Barkly Bikes Festival

Barkly Square, Brunswick, VIC
TBA - October 2021

Brunswick’s favourite bike festival returns to Barkly Square again, celebrating all things on two wheels. Transforming the outdoor laneway precinct, the free community event will host a charity breakfast...

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Sexpo

SEXPO

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
TBA - November 2021

SEXPO is a sexuality, health and lifestyle exhibition which runs most years at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. This is an adults-only event. SEXPO aims to bring adult products out of adult stores and...

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Mind, Body And Spirit Festival

Mind, Body And Spirit Festival

Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Southbank, VIC
12 November 2021 to 14 November 2021

The Mind, Body and Spirit Festival held biannually in Melbourne is one of the few festivals celebrated in Australia that solely focuses on health, wellness and natural therapies. The festival welcomes more than 200...

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Carlton Italian Festa

Carlton Italian Festa

Piazza Italia, Carlton, VIC
TBA - November 2021

The Carlton Italian Festa, also known as La Dolce Italia or the Lygon Street Fiesta, is a melting pot that showcases Italy’s diverse culture in Melbourne. The celebration of Italy’s culture brings together...

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Santas Magical Kingdom

Santas Magical Kingdom

Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield East, VIC
TBA - November / December 2021

Santa’s Magical Kingdom has really become a Christmas tradition for many families around Victoria. Now in its 8th year, this much-loved festive family event marks the start of the festive season every year. Santas...

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Colour Run

Colour Run

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, VIC
TBA - November 2021

Colour Run Melbourne is the most fun 5km run event in Australia where runners can run, skip, walk or dance their way around the course while they get flung with colour. This is an un-timed event where participants of...

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Australian International Airshow

Australian International Airshow

Avalon Airport, Lara, VIC
23 November 2021 to 28 November 2021

The Australian International Airshow, also known as the Avalon Airshow, is the biggest airshow in the southern hemisphere, attracting visitors from all over the world. Held every two years, the Airshow brings together...

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Melbourne Underground Film Festival

Melbourne Underground Film Festival

Cracked Actors Theatre, Albert Park, VIC
TBA - November 2021

The Melbourne Underground Film Festival (MUFF) is an independent festival which shows films in venues around Melbourne from new and upcoming filmmakers. The MUFF has been running since the year 2000, so 2021 will mark...

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Aus-x Open

AUS-X Open

Marvel Stadium, Docklands, VIC
TBA - November 2021

The AUS-X Open Melbourne is Australia’s largest Supercross and freestyle Motocross event, and also one of the biggest events of its kind in the world. The event takes place at Marvel Stadium, with thousands of...

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Royal Exhibition Building

The Big Design Market

Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton, VIC
TBA - December 2021

The Big Design Market is a huge 3-day design expo which brings customers over 230 stalls of homewares, fashion, furniture and kids products. Held at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton Gardens, this expo is held in...

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Herald Sun Tour

Herald Sun Tour

Various Locations, Melbourne, VIC
TBA- February 2022

The Herald Sun Tour is a professional race for cyclists and the oldest of its kind in Australia. As one of the most popular sporting events in Melbourne, the tour is an integral part of Melbourne’s culture. The...

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