Melbourne Shakespeare Company's moving contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's greatest tragedy - King Lear is a tender, violent, and intimate exploration of old age portrayed in all its vulnerability, pride, folly and wisdom. King Lear sees two ageing fathers - one King, one courtie | Read More..
Launch into Queen Vic Market this April for Spaced Out, our hottest new night-time market. Enjoy an out of this world line-up of food trucks and stalls (list below) dishing up mouth-watering favourites like smoky American BBQ, jerk chicken, traditional paella, lobster rolls, popcorn p | Read More..
Winter is coming and so is the Winter Night Market! The Winter Night Market is back at Queen Victoria Market every Wednesday evening from 2 June to 25 August. Rug up and head to the Market for a winter wonderland complete with everything we love and have missed – delicious street fo | Read More..
We're bringing the Footscray Night Market back! For four glorious weeks, Footscray Station will be transformed at twilight into a bustling night market, offering hawker-style food, stalls, eclectic entertainment and music. Start your weekend at the Footscray Night Market! When | Read More..
Come and join us for day of family fun on the mountain. Savour the abundant chestnuts gourmet food Chai tea coffee and mulled wine. Explore the diverse range of stalls showcasing locally made handcrafts and produce. Delicious roasted chestnuts Poffertjees Home made cakes Sau | Read More..
It's on again - Bendigo's best and brightest event Bendigo Agricultural Show 22-23 October 2021 Held over two days Friday and Saturday the ever-popular Bendigo Agricutural Show will again draw the crowds with fantastic entertainment. All the usual attractions will be yours to | Read More..
The Butterfly Club Mon 26 Apr to Sat 1 May Born In A Trunk follow’s Reuben's journey of self-discovery as he transforms into the fabulous song-bird: Vivian Fonteyn. Covering everything from being homeschooled and a religious upbringing to coming out falling in love and being a | Read More..
Round She Goes is Melbourne's must-do fashion event when you need new clothes but don't want to (or can't!) pay full price! It's indoors! It's dedicated to women's fashion! The 60 stallholders are handpicked and as well as wardrobe clear out stalls you'll find stallholders who sp | Read More..
The only Australian* made compostable cling wrap Great Wrap is made by diverting food waste from landfill and converting it into the main raw ingredient. This means a lot less methane in the atmosphere. Our wrap takes a few weeks to break down into carbon and water in your comp | Read More..
ASRC JAZZLAB BENEFIT Some of Melbourne's finest jazz musicians will unite in celebration of International Jazz Day 2021, and in support of the world's refugees and asylum seekers. From its beginnings, jazz was a force for social change. Continuing on this tradition, local artists | Read More..
Eaglemont Village is proud to announce monthly markets will be returning to the shopping precinct in a brand-new format in 2021. Supported by the Banyule Council, Heidelberg Historical Society, Rotary Heidielberg and Neighbourhood Watch, the Marketplace Sundays series will feature 20 | Read More..
Lisa Mio & Wild Dreamers performing Songs of Linda Ronstadt LISA MIO & WILD DREAMERS performing THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT SAT 8TH MAY 2021 THORNBURY BOWLS CLUB *Pre sale tickets available via trybooking* Allow the Wild Dreamers to take you back, on a journey through the 60's- | Read More..
'A Flower for Moses' is a compelling new stage play about love, denial, and the secrets we carry inside us. Acclaimed local actor Uschi Felix (Marlene Dietrich: Perfect Illusion) is joined on stage by veteran performer Clare Larman and exciting newcomer Daniel Deards in this theatric | Read More..
At Harris Scarfe, we have some of the biggest brands in appliances available online, that all come with consumer guarantees. Harris Scarfe is one of Australia's best known, trusted and longest trading retailers, with over 160 years of experience. www.harrisscarfe.com.au | Read More..
How much will you sacrifice to get what you want? Meg and Tim. Jen and Bill. All they want is a child. No sugar, no alcohol, no dignity. A rollercoaster of IVF, fertility gods and dancing sperm. They're good people, they deserve this, it'll happen for them. Right? A dark comedy abo | Read More..
On Sunday 9 May Shout your mum Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner this Mother's Day and we will shout her a Free Glass of Sparkling (or coffee). Enjoy a lovely day along the river at Southbank at BearBrass will amazing views over the City. Bookings strongly advised. Book online or call | Read More..
2021 Wandiligong Nut Festival - 20th Edition Saturday 24th April 2021 from 9am to 4pm Alpine Park - Wandiligong Wandiligong Nut Festival celebrates our local growers, the end of harvest and the fabulous varieties of nuts and other fresh produce available in our cool climate reg | Read More..
2021 Annual Autumn Art Exhibition Thursday 1st April - Sunday 9th May The Autumn Exhibition is now online however some artists have chosen to not have their work listed. Come in to the Bright Art Gallery to view the complete exhibition. | Read More..
Friday April 23rd to Sunday May 2nd 2021 (Cancelled) We regret to advise that the 2021 Bright Autumn Festival including the Gala Day and Flea Market have been cancelled based on government advice about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the complexity of hosting large public gath | Read More..
What's On Newsletter | #747 Tuesday 20th April 2021 - Monday 26th April 2021 This Week ANZAC Day April Sun: St Kilda Festival B2B Expo Basket Makers Victoria Exhibition Chess The Musical Chinatown Melbourne Market Glow Winter Arts Festival Imaginaria: Walk Throug | Read More..
Environmental Film Festival Australia presents MAKESHIFT Environmental Film Festival Australia (EFFA) is excited to present its first-ever visual arts exhibition MAKESHIFT running from Thursday, 29 April to Thursday, 6 May 2021. Held at the RMIT University City Campus, the free wee | Read More..
You are warmly invited to this free event hosted by the Ivanhoe Reading Circle An evening of poetry with Gareth Morgan Gareth Morgan is a poet from Williamstown. He is the author of the poetry chapbook Dear Eileen (Puncher and Wattmann 2020). He has poems published in various liter | Read More..
The Front Bar on SEVEN is AFL's best laugh on television. Join Sam Pang Mick Molloy and Andy Maher as they share a laugh about the AFL world and catch up with stars of yesteryear and today. A lighter look at the AFL world with guest footballers interviews and regular segments incl | Read More..
24 Carrot Productions proudly presents The Regina Monologues By Sharmini Kumar Power. Privilege. Problems Thirteen Queens delve into conversations about gender and power, with humour and heart. Holding court across three rooms at the same time, The Regina Monologues i | Read More..
The 2021 Boite Singers' Festival returns to the Abbotsford Convent on Saturday the 1st of May, more than 20 fantastic singing workshops and concerts catering for all skill levels and interests will be available. It will be the perfect opportunity to learn new songs, build up your repe | Read More..
Good Beer Week returns in 2021 for its tenth annual event from May 14-23. Good Beer Week has become synonymous with good food, great beer and unforgettable times for the Victorian community. For 2021, choose your own adventure and experience a diverse range of events across diver | Read More..
'broke', An Exhibition by Isabelle McKenna 'broke' is a collection of clay works by Thornbury-based artist Isabelle McKenna, made during the Melbourne lockdown. It includes a collection of still lifes, figures, people, and objects that explore the theme of broke. The heart of | Read More..
Spoil mum with an indulgent, one-of-a-kind High Tea, set among the wondrous surrounds of Melbourne Museum. Overlooking the lush green canopies of the Forest Gallery in Treetops, the whole family can enjoy a delicious High Tea menu complete with coffee, tea and sparkling wine, live aco | Read More..
Winter Whiskey Events | P.J.O'Brien's Irish Pub Every year we host wonderful Whiskey Events at P.J.O'Brien's. Bookings are essential. WHISKEYS OF THE WORLD - A celebration of World Whiskey Day Wednesday 19 May, 6:30pm - $45pp A relaxed evening in honour of World Whiskey | Read More..
Music impresario Alan McGee's journey from his native Glasgow into the heyday of '90s British rock music, intercut with an older version of himself recounting these events to an interviewer. From writer Irvine Welsh and Executive Producer Danny Boyle, the Trainspotting duo bring you C | Read More..
A crew of astronauts on a multi-generational mission descend into paranoia and madness, not knowing what is real or not. With the future of the human race at stake, a group of young men and women embark on an expedition to colonize a distant planet. When they uncover disturbing se | Read More..
A heartbreaking look at the emotional toll that comes with accepting mortality, Supernova is an enriching ode to the power of love that beautifully captures the soul-deep devotion of its characters', rendered superbly by stars Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci. It is deep Autumn and Sam ( | Read More..
Marvel Studios' "Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings" releases in Australian cinemas on September 2, 2021 Marvel Studios' "Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings" stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web o | Read More..
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 frequent comment we hear about our events is how professional we are - usually followed c | Read More..
An enchanting vocalist and captivating storyteller.' Australian Jazz Jackie Bornstein is one of Melbourne's most captivating singers, known for her rich tones and ability to get to the heart of a tune. Jackie's performances explore music from across the globe, sharing universal storie | Read More..
The lead-up to Mother's Day can be a sad and lonely time for those of us who grieve the loss of a mother/mother figure, a child, or motherhood itself, so let's make it a little less lonely by honouring our loss and/or loved one together. The Grief Cocoon is hosting an intimate, creati | Read More..
ANZAC Appeal changes the lives of veterans With your help the RSL can lend a helping hand to thousands of veterans and their families. Every current and former service person of this great nation deserves our support. Most of the funds are raised through the sale of ANZAC | Read More..
Puppet Mayhem: The official launch of The Playground Seaworks Maritime Precinct Williamstown Saturday 15 May 2021 at 6:00pm to 10:30pm To celebrate the official launch of The Playground, A Blanck Canvas presents, PUPPET MAYHEM. Joining forces with Melbourne's iconic puppetry | Read More..
THE PIER FESTIVAL QUEER WOMEN'S MUSIC FESTIVAL Seaworks Maritime Precinct, Williamstown Saturday 24 April, 4:00pm - 10:00pm We are pulling out all stops to reconnect our community and bring you the ultimate Queer Women's Music Festival. Featuring Casey Donovan, Harlow & | Read More..
Little Willy's journey and haunting memories sees a collaboration between local historian Geoff Dougall and artist Daryl Fox. Seaworks Open 11am-3pm Sunday, Wednesday and Friday: 18th April and 2nd May 2021 This exhibition, curated by Williamstown artist Daryl Fox and hosted by S | Read More..
GRAND WAZOO : Early & Late Shows 7.30pm + 9.45pm Bird's Basement On MAY 15, 2021 the mighty 13 piece Grand WaZoo Kings of Soul is delighted to return to the band's city home, Bird's Basement, with the iconic Soul Music Repertoire that has been the soundtrack of generations. | Read More..
Event: Meet the (wine)maker with Patrick Sullivan Coming to you with exciting news around the Meet the (wine)maker event series, hosted by St Kilda's boutique wine shop Little Prince Wine. The series will see each event hosted by an array of Australia's finest wine makers and produ | Read More..
On Wednesday 6th April 1966 at around 11 am around 200 students and teachers witnessed an unexplained flying object above Westall High School. They reported the object descended into a nearby open wild grass field adjacent to a grove of pine trees in an area known as The Grange. The | Read More..
ONE of the State Library's most celebrated and controversial artefacts has been unveiled in its new home. Ned Kelly's armour is now on show alongside the notorious bushranger's boot, rifle and a reproduction of the Jerilderie Letter. Australia's most notorious bushranger h | Read More..
Treat your mother to a quintessential high tea experience. Indulge in the timeless tradition of high tea with a French flair as award-winning international French PÃ¢tissier - Chef Pierrick Boyer from RÃªverie CafÃ© introduces an exquisite selection of pastries to Park Hyatt Mel | Read More..
From Thursday May 6 through Sunday May 23, New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) opens the doors to Discover New, an artfully curated, time-bound retail experience, featuring luxury NZ brands in Australia's premium shopping destination, Chadstone the Fashion Capital. Shoppers and vis | Read More..
Mon 19 to Sat 24 Apr The Butterfly Club Locked in his bathroom during a tragic third date Willy asks: are you a Top or a Bottom? Join Willy for a queer coming-of-age remix as he questions if 'bottom' in the bedroom means 'bottom' in life - and whether Beyoncé can help put his lo | Read More..
The Butterfly Club Tue 23 Mar to Sun 4 Apr EXTRA SHOWS ADDED! After touring across the country Anna Piper Scott is back with her critically acclaimed award winning sold out smash hit show. Queer & Present Danger is a comedy show all about the myths and misconceptions surroundi | Read More..
The good girl song project presents Voyage part of the 2021 VCE DRAMA PLAYLIST 13 - 23 May 2021 @ fortyfivedownstairs Until now, there's been little crossover between contemporary theatre, Australian folk music and academia. These three worlds collide in the new work Voya | Read More..
A descendant of the Bidjara, Ghungalu and Garingbal peoples of central Queensland, Dale Harding's multilayered practice is poetic and political in its materiality and process, and has a strong focus on community, family and place. His works give visual expression to the complex and o | Read More..