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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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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.

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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.

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.

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Avalon Airshow launches a year of centenary commemoration

This month, the Australian International Airshow will pay tribute to the heroes of military aviation, in the first major of event of the year commemorating the centenary of Australia’s involvement […]

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Australian Traveller People’s Choice Awards 2014

The People have voted and Victoria has come out shining at the Australian Traveller People’s Choice Awards 2014, taking home three awards, for Best City (Melbourne), Cosiest Town (Daylesford), Best Road Trip (Great Ocean Road) and Best State for Skiing.

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The who’s who of the food world in Victoria

Throughout November, Victoria was host to 43 of the world’s most influential and respected food and wine VIP’s arriving in Melbourne as part of Tourism Australia’s Restaurant Australia initiative.

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Melbourne named among top cities for students

Melbourne has been named the world’s second top student destination, ahead of London and Sydney.

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Real Madrid C.F. to play in Melbourne

In an exciting addition to Melbourne’s already burgeoning sports scene, the International Champions Cup (ICC) Australia will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in July next year. Named ‘the […]

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Melbourne celebrates the written word

This year’s Melbourne’s Writers Festival (21–31 August) will take the human mind to new heights with an abundance of inspiring events and talks featuring over 350 influential writers and thinkers including Sir Salam Rushdie and Chris Hadfield.

Australia’s Gary Mehigan talks to MasterChef India’s Vikas Khanna

Award-winning Michelin Starred Indian chef, restaurateur, and cookbook writer Vikas Khanna – who is also the host of TV show, MasterChef India – visited Melbourne as a guest judge on MasterChef Australia’s series six, currently showing on Channel 10.

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Australia celebrates Aboriginal cultures

National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee – or NAIDOC Week – will be celebrated all around Victoria from 6-13 July 2014.

Melbourne counts down to AIDS 2014

Melbourne is set to welcome thousands of delegates for the highly anticipated 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) from 20 – 25 July.

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On location in Fitzroy

Visitors can live the life of their favourite TV characters in inner city suburb Fitzroy – the living, breathing film set that doesn’t need any set dressing to make it the star of the show.

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The inside word with Anaïs Lellouche

Anaïs Lellouche, the curator of ‘Victor Hugo: Les Misérables – From Page to Stage’, gives us the inside scoop on the world first exhibition that is set to open at the State Library of Victoria.

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Gertrude Street Projection Festival

A free celebration of projected media on this hip Fitzroy strip, which turns the area into an illuminated outdoor gallery with artful projections painting the edgy streetscape.