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Atypic Chocolate

Atypic chocolate comes to Melbourne

Artisanal chocolatier Atypic Chocolate has opened its doors at Melbourne’s iconic South Melbourne Market.

the crafty squirrel in ballarat

Getting crafty in regional Victoria

Regional Victoria is home to a hive of creative makers providing a more authentic retail experience where consumers can meet the maker or learn the narrative behind their product. From collectable pieces at high end retail galleries to more affordable items at markets, there is a work of craft to suit everyone visiting regional Victoria, and an array of places to find them.

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 […]

Wicked Chocolate Festival

A Wicked Chocolate Festival

Cocoa in all its forms will be the star of the show on May 7, when the Prahran Market is transformed into a hub of chocolatey goodness at the Wicked Chocolate Festival.

Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market

Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market

The Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market brings together Thornbury High Street’s most loved vendors.

Melbourne cricket ground - home to the afl grand final

Grand ideas for the Finals long weekend

Whether getting amongst the football action at the AFL Grand Final (3 October) or opting to get away, there is plenty on this long weekend to keep everyone entertained.

Abby Seymour, making jewellery

The Upmarket to launch at ACCA

A soon-to-launch market is set to show visitors just how seriously Melbourne takes its design – with a revolving collection of must-have design items on the city’s doorstep.

Vikki Leng at Prahran Market

From market crate to plate

Melbourne’s fresh food markets are the perfect setting for a cooking class.

Ballarat vintage

Antique hunting – top vintage finds in regional Victoria

Antique and vintage hunters are spoilt for choice when exploring regional Victoria. Here is a selection of top spots for vintage and antique finds throughout the State.

Prahran Market

Chic and cheeky…South Yarra and Prahran

This itinerary provides suggested locations to visit within the fashionable and lively precincts of South Yarra and Prahran, hand-picked using locations visited by the Melbourne Remote Control Tourist’s.

The Substation Artists' Market

Made in Melbourne Christmas ideas

Top spots to find the ideal made-in-Melbourne Christmas gift idea around the city’s local artist and design markets and retail stores.

Australian Open at night

Have a ball during the Australian Open

Top ten tips for playing Melbourne during the Australian Open.

Melbourne shopping

Aussie women prefer quickies in Melbourne

… according to’s recent national travel survey.

Photos by Callum Preston

Not your usual market

Markets in and around Melbourne always offer visitors an exciting experience, however it’s the re-opening of The People’s Market that the city is eagerly awaiting.

St Kilda sunset

Summer loving in St Kilda

Top reasons to visit the colourful beachside suburb of St Kilda this summer.

Style after Dark, South Melbourne Market

The Best of Summer Night Markets

Summer’s warmer weather and longer days provides numerous opportunities to explore  atmospheric night markets  in Melbourne and beyond.  Night markets are an emerging trend in Victoria, as locals and visitors […]