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Christian Dior Eugenie dress, autumn−winter 1948 haute couture collection © Willy Maywald/ADAGP, Paris. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

Art, culture and couture in Melbourne

This year, Dior, Van Gogh and Aardman lead a stellar line up of arts events in Melbourne, cementing the city’s reputation as a number one destination for fashion, arts and culture.

Melbourne's sports precinct

Melbourne’s year of sport

Recent announcements have confirmed that Melbourne will host a prized match between soccer giants Brazil and Argentina during the Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour (9 June, 2017), meaning all eyes will be […]

Melbourne Cricket Ground

Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour to Melbourne

SSoccer fans will descend upon Melbourne when the two top-ranked football nations, Brazil and Argentina, play it out at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on 9 June 2017.

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Golf Croquet World Championships come to Melbourne

Melbourne will play host to the Golf Croquet World Championships this February.

Gymnast Emma Nedov

Melbourne to host 2017 World Cup Gymnastics

In an Australian first, Melbourne will host the 2017 World Cup Gymnastics (22 -25 February 2017) at Hisense Arena.

Lost Ones Gallery

10 reasons to visit Ballarat

Host of the upcoming White Night Ballarat festival, this golden city is as rich in arts and culture, craft beers, food and wine, festivals and events as it is in its history and heritage.

Bendigo Art Gallery

Victoria’s first Regional Centre for Culture program to launch

Central Victoria will welcome the state’s first ever Regional Centre for Culture program in 2018.

Purple Rain

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.

Cycling the High Country

10 reasons to visit the High Country

From waterways to wineries, cycling to ballooning, the High Country is ready to welcome visitors this summer – whether looking to indulge in local produce or get active in nature’s gym. Here are the top 10 reasons to visit.

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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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Global chef swap includes two Victorian chefs

As part of an annual international chef swap called The Grand Gelinaz! Shuffle, two Victoria chefs, Dan Hunter of Brae and Ben Shewry of Attica, were invited to be part of an elite group of 40 Chefs from around the world to swap homes and restaurants for a one night only dining experience.

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.

Wallace & Gromit and friends: The magic of Aardman at ACMI

ACMI presents: Wallace & Gromit and friends

In an Australian exclusive, the Australian Centre for the Moving Image will present Wallace & Gromit and friends: The magic of Aardman as part of Victoria’s annual Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series.

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Polo in the city

There’s plenty more reason to horse around beyond the Melbourne Cup.

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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.