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A ground-breaking celebration of Aboriginal culture and indigenous arts.

arthurs seat eagle

17 new reasons to visit Victoria in 2017

The world’s most liveable city will welcome a host of new attractions, events and experiences in 2017.

drag queen christina andrews - matto lucas photography

Life’s a drag in Melbourne

In Melbourne, visitors can embrace their inner diva, and check out one of the city’s best drag shows.

Melbourne Cup Day 2015

Melbourne abuzz with spring events

Melbourne’s events calendar never rests. As the weather warms up, the city gets set to welcome a bevy of world class events.

the butterfly club

Uncovering Melbourne’s ‘off Broadway’

Melbourne’s theatrical scene is coming up roses, with a recent report showing the city’s six major historic theatres, dubbed the ‘East End’, contributed more than two-thirds of a billion dollars […]

coombe - the melba estate

A Glimpse of a Dame

Coombe – The Melba Estate, the home of  Australian opera legend Dame Nellie Melba, opened its doors to the public two years ago, and now visitors can glimpse even further […]

Falls Festival, Lorne

Music and performance in regional Victoria

Victoria’s love of live music and performance sends sound waves far and wide. The state is home to an estimated 350 festivals that feature live music and some of the country’s most-loved live music venues and performance spaces.

Contemporary dance at Arts Centre Melbourne


A new access initiative by Arts Centre Melbourne, tixatsix, promises a minimum of 20 tickets per show per night across its venues at just $30 each. Beginning May 18, tixatsix […]

stunt lounge

Stunt Lounge makes its death-defying debut

As part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the spectacular, high-flying Stunt Lounge will make its debut in 2016.

Ravi Coltrane

Jazz revival

Melbourne’s vibrant music scene is set to welcome a new jazz club and a new jazz festival.

Matilda The musical

A show-stopping theatre line up

Visitors will be flocking to Melbourne over the coming months as a show-stopping line up of musicals, operas, plays and ballets is confirmed for Australia’s theatre capital.

The 24 Hour Experience Ballarat

24 Hour Experience Ballarat

Contemporary Ballarat will literally come to life when the 24 Hour Experience hits town from noon on 21 November, 2015 until noon the next day.

Dog Show

The Village Festival

Circus and Art are set to combine when the Village Festival returns to North Fitzroy for 2015.

Melbourne: world's most liveable city fifth year running

Melbourne: world’s most liveable city fifth year running

The annual Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Global Liveability Index has named Melbourne, Australia as the world’s most liveable city for the fifth consecutive year.


Melbourne behind the scenes

Anyone can visit a city and grab tickets to a show, but visitors to Melbourne can take their love of arts behind-the-scenes with these quirky tours that peel back the curtain to […]


Lorne Arts Festival 2015

The Lorne Arts Festival (28 – 30 August) will bring a cavalcade of colour, song and movement to the surf town of Lorne, along Victoria’s iconic Great Ocean Road. More than 4,000 […]