All posts in Melbourne

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Cruising into Melbourne

Ideas for day-stop cruise passengers – how to capture the essence of Melbourne in just 12 hours.

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A White Night Melbourne weekend

The all-night extravaganza that is White Night Melbourne is the perfect excuse to stay a little longer and experience the best of what Melbourne has to offer.

Rooftop bar, Curtian House

Melbourne leads the way with late night fun

Thanks to late night licences and a local population of 24 hour party people keen on staying up until the early hours of the morning, Melburnians still up past midnight can do everything from slink into a classic cabaret bar or feast on smoky southern barbecue.

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Summer fun for the school holidays

Melbourne is bursting with activities this summer that will keep families occupied throughout the school holidays.

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White Night highlights for Melbourne and Ballarat

White Night Melbourne will return to the streets, laneways and gardens of the city centre from dusk till dawn on Saturday 18 February, 2017 and the inaugural White Night Ballarat will follow on Saturday 4 March, 2017 in the regional hub just an hour and a half from Melbourne. Here are some of the highlights.

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The movies are moving outdoors

Victoria is showcasing a fantastic selection of new and old outdoor cinema experiences this summer.

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Victoria’s aviation reaches new heights

Victoria is flying high with international air services and passenger records reaching new heights. A quick in-flight guide to Victoria’s aviation news.

The Blues Train

Victoria’s best live music venues

A round up of some of the best live music venues in Melbourne

Catani Gardnes

Free barbecue hot-spots around Melbourne

Food trends come and go in the culinary city of Melbourne, but there is one cooking style that is deeply entrenched within the culture of the Australian people and landscape.

Geelong's Floating Christmas Tree

It’s Christmas in Victoria

It is the season to be jolly, to share in the Christmas spirit and spend time with loved ones in Melbourne and Victoria.

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Why Santa Claus loves Melbourne

He can take his pick of any holiday destination but Santa chooses to come to Melbourne for Christmas every year.

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6 new rooftop bars in Melbourne

Six new rooftop bars have opened in the city just in time for summer.

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Accommodating all creatures great and small

A family holiday doesn’t just have to include human members of the family. Today, furry friends are welcome to stay at many of Victoria’s holiday accommodation options too.

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Victoria in bloom

Victoria’s parks and gardens are the perfect place to keep cool during the warmer weather with huge shady trees and lush green grass.

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Tap wine gains momentum in Melbourne bars

Tap wine served direct from the keg has gained popularity for both value and quality.

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A whiskey bar-come-bookshop

Buck Mulligan’s Irish Whiskey Bar and Bookshop