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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.

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.

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.

moonlight cinema

The movies are moving outdoors

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

santa waving

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.

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.

arthurs seat eagle

What’s new in Melbourne and Victoria for 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.

rolling stone live lodge

Rolling Stone set to take over Melbourne

Australia’s music capital Melbourne is set to host the Rolling Stone Live Lodge.

Sammy

Mornington Peninsula Hinterland Scarecrow Festival and Trail

Wile away the hours at the 10th Mornington Peninsula Hinterland Scarecrow Festival and Trail.

Entomology collection - Benjamin healley

Bugs, books and bones: behind the scenes at Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum will open the doors on its 17-million-object collection, with some never-before-seen items on display.

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 […]

melbourne writers festival

Victoria: the write place to be

As a UNESCO City of Literature, Melbourne offers many opportunities to curl up with a good book – or to spend time with someone who has written one.