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Trees Adventure

See the Forrest with Trees Adventure

Trees Adventure will arrive at the Otway Ranges this April with over 80 challenges and 20 flying foxes.

Croquet club essendon

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.

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.

Cycling in the High Country

New site a one-stop shop for High Country cyclists

Tourism North East has launched a new website, ​Ride High Country​, which acts as a one-stop-shop for all things cycling.

The Grampians

A new Grampians Music Festival

Victoria will welcome a new music festival with the launch of the inaugural Grampians Music Festival in February.

Noorilim Estate

Noorilim Estate

There is a new historic destination in Victoria’s Goulburn Valley: Noorilim Estate.

Cameo Outdoor Cinema

The Dandenongs’ secret cinema

The city’s much-loved Rooftop and Moonlight Cinema will be joined by Cameo Outdoor Cinema (18 November 2016 – March 2017), screening new release films in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges.

Sovereign Hill's Gold Seeker

Sovereign Hill’s new app is golden

Sovereign Hill’s new Gold Seekers app enables visitors to become immersed in the mid-19th century gold rush, through 40 interactive experiences.


A whiskey bar-come-bookshop

Buck Mulligan’s Irish Whiskey Bar and Bookshop

Image courtesy of Lucas Daw

Polo in the city

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

Hanging Rock

Six must-visit volcanoes in Victoria

Victoria is home to the third-largest volcanic plain in the world. Here are some of the best places in the state to see Victoria’s volcanoes.


‘Say Cheese’ at Prahran Market

Prahran Market will this month host the ‘Say Cheese’ Festival featuring cheesy vendors, delicious cheesy dishes, and free tastings.


MPavilion unveiled

MPavilion is back for summer 2016. This time, the temporary structure is designed by renowned Indian architect Bijoy Jain of Studio Mumbai.


Melbourne launches world-class free Wi-Fi network

Victoria has cemented its reputation as Australia’s tech leader with the launch of the country’s largest and fastest free Wi-Fi network across Melbourne’s CBD.

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.