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Top tips for a tip-top Father’s Day

Melbourne has something to tickle the fancy of fathers from all walks of life.

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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.


Snow your own way

Whether on skis or a board, or if taking a more relaxed approach on snow shoes, a toboggan or dog sled, or simply building a snow man, Victoria’s alpine region has an option for everyone and plenty of accommodation options from which to explore it.


Melbourne’s best Easter holiday boredom busters

The Easter school holidays are on the horizon, providing both parents and children the chance to skip the school run and have a well-deserved sleep in. There are loads of […]

Centre Place, Melbourne Laneways

Melbourne invites the world to play

Utilising Twitter’s newest live video streaming app, Periscope, Tourism Victoria is inviting the world to experience Melbourne – in real time.

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.

Ai Weiwei, Forever bicycles 2011, image courtesy Ai Weiwei studio

Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei

In a world first, National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) will present Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei (11 December 2015 – 24 April 2016).

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Arts & Culture in Melbourne this winter

Melbourne warms up the city this winter with a plethora of cultural events – from ballets to blockbuster exhibitions, musicals to festivals, performances and more.

Maldives Exodus Caravan Show at Art+Climate=Change 2015

Art+Climate=Change 2015

The arts, culture, and environment intersect in the upcoming climate change festival, Arts+Climate=Change 2015.


NICA Presents: PESCADO – A Circus Cabaret Fusion

Next month, students at The National Institute of Circus Arts will feature in PESCADO – A Circus Cabaret Fusion, performed at the institute’s intimate studio space in Prahran.

Salvatore Malatesta

Kings of Cuisine – Salvatore Malatesta

When Salvatore Malatesta founded St Ali in the back streets of South Melbourne, few could guess that it would become the flagship of a growing café and roasting empire.

Welcome to Thornbury

Welcome to Thornbury

Gourmet fast-food fans in Melbourne’s hipster inner-north no longer need to rush all over town in search of their favourite quick bites.

Foxtel sports hub at crown, credit: Karon Photography

Game on – where to watch if you can’t get to the game

Melbourne plays host to a swag of events throughout the year including the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix and ICC Cricket World Cup this month. Those who cannot get to the game can enjoy the action at one of these locations.

Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

Melbourne celebrates 20 years of Grand Prix action

The Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix celebrates 20 years of high-octane thrills in Melbourne.

1000 Cities

City adventure with a twist

A new interactive bicycle game has visitors exploring the city centre like never before.

Vibe Marysville

A new Vibe for Marysville

Vibe Hotel Marysville has opened its doors, bringing 101 fresh new guest rooms, a fabulous new conference centre, exhibition space, spa and wellbeing facility to town.