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moonlight cinema

The movies are moving outdoors

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

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.

Fonda Windsor Rooftop

6 new rooftop bars in Melbourne

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

rewine

Tap wine gains momentum in Melbourne bars

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

buck-mulligans

A whiskey bar-come-bookshop

Buck Mulligan’s Irish Whiskey Bar and Bookshop

Western Bulldogs' cheer squad at MCG. Photo by Adam Trafford/AFL Media

Postcode 3011: Footscray

The Western Bulldogs will compete in the AFL Grand Final (1 October 2016) for the first time in 55 years. This calls for a celebration, and what better way to do so than by visiting the home town of the team affectionately known as ‘The Doggies’: Footscray.

Melbourne Cricket Ground

5 must-dos for footy fans

Every year in September, Australian Football League fans become flushed with finals-fever induced sweats (of the good variety) and Melbourne, as the capital of Australia’s much-loved sport, is the place to be.

happy place

Melbourne’s clean eating scene

Clean, lean and green: city cafes are becoming increasingly adventurous and are catering to those who want a healthier alternative to the breakfast fry up.

chris knights with Fisho's Kelly Oudendyk

The Inside Word with… Chris Knights

Former Australian Football League player turned app developer, Chris Knights gives the inside word on his home city of Melbourne.

World Cup of Golf packages

A final field has been announced for the 58th World Cup of Golf which will be held at Melbourne’s Kingston Heath this November 23-27.

Garden State Hotel ©smg

New openings this spring

This spring, flowers aren’t the only thing in full bloom. A number of new places to eat, drink and stay in Melbourne have popped up over winter, with more to follow throughout spring – alongside a flurry of new cultural offerings.

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 […]

prahran's greville street

Postcode 3181: Prahran/Windsor

Is it Prahran? Is it Windsor? Even locals get confused on the name of this hip southern neighbourhood, located just five kilometres from the city centre. But both occupy slightly […]

WSUP Geelong

12 unexpected Mother’s Day ideas

With so many activities on offer in Melbourne and regional Victoria, there is no better excuse to move away from the traditional and do something completely different this Mother’s Day.