Melbourne Events

Posted 3 days ago by Interactive Theatre International

Back for its 14th Melbourne International Comedy Festival in a row, this one-of-a-kind experience invites audiences to climb inside their favourite TV show and experience it from the inside out! Faulty Towers The Dining Experience...

 Melbourne April, Melbourne March

Posted 4 days ago by CarolineK

Play It Forward presents their final concert for the year with a joyously diverse range of musical styles for all occasions, to help get you into the Christmas spirit under the direction of multi-award winning...

 Melbourne December

Posted 3 weeks ago by Christine Hall

We know the Christmas characters so well - the chosen girl, the surprised carpenter, the frightened shepherds, the glorious angels. We know the Christmas story too - the journey to Bethlehem, no room at the...

 Melbourne December

Posted 3 weeks ago by Anne Foreman

American Express Openair Cinemas is coming back to St Kilda, just in time for summer season. The popular beach-front experience returns to South Beach reserve, next to St Kilda sea baths this November. Providing access to...

 Melbourne December, Melbourne November

Posted 1 month ago by darren saffin

The Victorian Disability Sport and Recreation Festival is a unique community event that promotes and celebrates physically active lifestyles for people of all abilities happening on Tuesday 3 December from 10am to 3pm. The festival...

 Melbourne November

Posted 1 month ago by g gaylard

‘Connecting with Kindness ‘ is the theme of our Buddhist Spring Festival on 9 and 10 November. This weekend event is a wonderful opportunity to appreciate how kindness and meaningful connection are essential to our health,...

 Melbourne November

Posted 1 month ago by Heidelberg Choral Society

Heidelberg Choral Society presents My Spirit Rejoices, a concert featuring three best-loved choral works. Under the direction of Peter Bandy, the choir and orchestra will perform Bach's Magnificat, Handel's anthem The King Shall Rejoice, and...

 Melbourne November

Posted 1 month ago by The Shady Lane Project

JOIN THE GLOBAL CLIMATE CONVERSATION On November 20–21, the world is coming together to talk about the climate crisis with 24 Hours of Reality: Truth in Action. Join the conversation. Attend or request a Truth...

 Adelaide November, Brisbane Queensland November, Canberra November, Darwin NT November, Hobart November, Melbourne November, Perth November, Sydney November

Posted 2 months ago by Progressive PR

The International Rose Garden Festival Morwell takes place over the weekend of the 16-17 November and this year will showcase over 4000 roses in bloom. Visitors to the festival can expect a star-studded line-up with...

 Melbourne November

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

Ride2Work encourages everyday people to jump on the bike and get active on their way to work The problem Currently two thirds of Australians don’t get enough exercise to maintain their health. At the same...

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

Posted 2 months ago by Interactive Theatre International

Officially the world’s longest running and most successful show of its kind, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is continuing to make its international mark as a ‘outrageously funny’ night out (BroadwayBaby). Tickets have sold out...

 Melbourne December

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

The Mount Beauty Music Festival Friday 24th April to Sunday 26 May 2020 Festival Facebook: mountbeautymusicfestival Mount Beauty is at the foot of Mount Bogong in Victoria's High Country - approx 340 kilometres north east...

 Melbourne April

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

Bay Swim - Sunday Jan 19th, 2020 The Sorrento Bay Swim is a major fundraising activity for the Sorrento Surf Life Saving Club. The 2020 event will be the 17th year of the Bay Swim,...

 Melbourne January

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

Midsumma Festival 2020 Australia's premier queer arts and cultural festival will return in 2020, running from 19 January to 9 February. Midsumma Festival will open on Sunday 19 January 2020, with Midsumma Carnival in the Alexandra...

 Melbourne February

Posted 2 months ago by BCL Editor

Midsumma Festival 2020 Australia's premier queer arts and cultural festival will return in 2020, running from 19 January to 9 February. Midsumma Festival will open on Sunday 19 January 2020, with Midsumma Carnival in the Alexandra...

 Melbourne January

Posted 3 months ago by Anne Foreman

American Express Openair Cinemas will put a ‘spring’ in Melbourne residents’ steps as it returns to Yarra Park this October. Providing access to Openair Cinemas beyond the traditional summer months, an exciting program of food...

 Melbourne November, Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by Sustainable Living Foundation

A month of Sustainability and Climate The iconic annual National Sustainable Living Festival returns 1-29 February 2020. The largest and longest-running Festival of its kind aims to inspire and provide solutions to the sustainability and...

 Melbourne February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Every third week of October, National Water Week makes a splash across Australia, inspiring individuals, communities and organisations to work together to build awareness around the value of water. Access to clean water is hugely...

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

Posted 3 months ago by John

The Greatest Great Vic Bike Ride Ever Ride along South Australia's Limestone Coast and Victoria's Great Ocean Road Bicycle Network has put together a world class route along South Australia’s Limestone Coast and the Great...

 Adelaide December, Adelaide November, Melbourne December, Melbourne November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Refugee Week is Australia's peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society. Refugee Week is always held from Sunday to Saturday...

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June

Posted 3 months ago by darren saffin

Sunday October 20th will see thousands of Victorians Walk for Epilepsy at Princes Park in Carlton in support of the Epilepsy Foundation, whose programs provide much needed support and assistance to those living with epilepsy...

 Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

CBCA Book Week 2019 Theme: Reading is My Secret Power Dates: 17 to 23 August 2019 Each year across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools,...

 Adelaide August, Brisbane Queensland August, Canberra August, Darwin NT August, Hobart August, Melbourne August, Perth August, Sydney August, Writers Festivals

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Friday 4 October 2019 National Walk to Work Day is an annual event which helps employers and employees to build regular walking into their daily routine. http://www.walk.com.au/wtw/homepage.asp

 Adelaide October, Brisbane Queensland October, Canberra October, Darwin NT October, Hobart October, Melbourne October, Perth October, Sydney October

Posted 3 months ago by Museums Victoria

Revolutions: Revolutions: Records and Rebels and Rebels is an exciting exhibition that explores the explosive years of 1966 - 1970! Developed by the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London, with a sound experience by Sennheiser,...

 Melbourne August

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

2 February each year is World Wetlands Day to raise global awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and our planet. This day also marks the date of the adoption of the Convention...

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

26 January (Sunday) 2020 – Australia Day / Invasion Day / Survival Day The official Australia Day Council website has details of events all around Australia, a “toolkit” to help you organise events, teaching resources...

 Adelaide January, Brisbane Queensland January, Canberra January, Darwin NT January, Hobart January, Melbourne January, Perth January, Sydney January

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Taste the Difference, Feel the Difference, Make a Difference Monday 9 – Sunday 15 September 2019 National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is a week of targeted media and locally-held activities designed to increase awareness of the...

 Adelaide September, Brisbane Queensland September, Canberra September, Darwin NT September, Food, Health and Food Security, Hobart September, Melbourne September, Perth September, Sydney September

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

NAIDOC Week is held in the first full week of July. It is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that...

 Melbourne July

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Saturday 15 February 2020 – The Meeniyan Garlic Festival – Sample a wide range of fine foods and produce – all with a touch of garlic. Buy your garlic from 30 local growers. Enjoy garlic...

 Melbourne February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Free family event More details coming soon on https://www.kingston.vic.gov.au/Places-and-Events/Council-Festivals-and-Events/Carols-by-Kingston

 Melbourne December

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The 42nd anniversary of the traditional Melbourne Toyrun 2019 is now on Sunday 8th December at Tabcorp Park. Motorcyclists on all formats of bikes from all of Victoria share a fun filled day with their...

 Melbourne December

Posted 3 months ago by The Shady Lane Project

Wild Pollinator Count dates for 2019 Autumn: 14 – 21 April Spring: 10 – 17 November The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. Count wild...

 Adelaide November, Brisbane Queensland November, Canberra November, Darwin NT November, Hobart November, Melbourne November, Perth November, Sydney November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Wednesday 19 June to Saturday 29 June. The Emerging Writers’ Festival aims to develop, nurture and promote Australia’s new writing talent, creating platforms for connecting writing communities and their audiences. See also the National Writers' Conference 2019 on June 22...

 Melbourne June, Writers Festivals

Posted 3 months ago by Interactive Theatre International

Officially the world’s longest running and most successful show of its kind, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is continuing to make its international mark as a ‘outrageously funny’ night out (BroadwayBaby). Tickets have sold out...

 Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Commemorated each year on 5 June, World Environment Day is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.

 Melbourne June

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The Bendigo Easter Festival is one of the biggest events on Bendigo's calendar and one of regional Victoria's premier community festivals. The festival is a spectacular celebration of culture, offering days filled with fun, excitement...

 Melbourne April

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

6 to 9 March 2020 The festival held in March each year presents a unique line-up of International and National artists - folk roots, blues, jazz, bluegrass, celtic roots, crossroads country and rock, and music...

 Melbourne March

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Planning has commenced for the 2020 Lorne Sculpture Biennale. 17 October to 8 November 2020 Up to 40 works will be exhibited along the Lorne foreshore as part of a sculpture trail. See the festival website...

 Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The GMHBA Lorne Mountain to Surf is an 8km fun run starting in Lorne and continuing through the forest and then along the Great Ocean Road and finishing at the Lorne Surf Life Saving Club....

 Melbourne January

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

1 – 12 January 2020 Annual Summer Music Festival featuring classical and contemporary music held over the new year at Mornington Peninsula.

 Melbourne January

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

PHILLIP ISLAND JAZZ PROUDLY PRESENTS 15TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL 15th, 16th and 17th NOVEMBER 2019 3 DAYS OF GREAT JAZZ in the ​BASS ROOM RAMADA RESORT PHILLIP ISLAND http://www.phillipislandjazzfest.org.au/

 Melbourne November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The Polish Festival @ Federation Square is a celebration of Polish culture in Melbourne. It is Australia’s largest annual Polish not-for-profit community event. All the Polish entertainment, hospitality and cuisine in one place on the...

 Melbourne November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

8th, 9th & 10th November 2019 Pipe Bands, Highland dancers, Irish dancers and Folk Bands and more in historic Beechworth Once again the Beechworth Celtic Festival is set to attract the crowds of Celtic lovers to Beechworth with the Beechworth...

 Melbourne November

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Saturday October 26th to Tuesday November 5th 2019 Bright Spring Festival showcases what the Great Alpine Valleys is all about; great cafes, bars & pubs and restaurants, farm gates, access to 3 wine regions, accommodation...

 Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

11 to 13 October 2019 The Port Fairy Spring Music Festival is held in October each year. The festival presents classical and contemporary ensemble music in fresh and collaborative programming. It combines the talents of...

 Melbourne October

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

For 2.5 weeks in September, Melbourne Fringe transforms our city into a platform for every kind of artform imaginable, supporting over 3,000 artists to present 450+ works in 170+ venues to more than 360,000 people....

 Melbourne September

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The Melbourne Magic Festival, unfunded and produced by the performers themselves, is now an annual event. This year The Melbourne Magic Festival has moved from The Northcote Town Hall to its new home at The...

 Melbourne July

Posted 3 months ago by Sean w

'Warped' is a musical variety show that challenges musical theatre boundaries by 'warping' two shows together in each number through linking themes or contexts. It is the same concept as the 2013 version of this...

 Art, Craft and Cultural Groups, Community Organisations, Melbourne October, Performing Arts - Theatre, Dance, Music, etc

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

International Compost Awareness Week Australia (ICAW), is a week of activities, events and publicity to improve awareness of the importance of  compost, a valuable organic resource and to promote compost use, knowledge and products. We...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia. Count wild pollinators in your local environment to help build a database on wild pollinator activity. Wild Pollinator...

 Adelaide April, Brisbane Queensland April, Canberra April, Darwin NT April, Hobart April, Melbourne April, Perth April, Sydney April

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

8 March (Sunday) 2020 is International Women’s Day

 Adelaide March, Brisbane Queensland March, Canberra March, Darwin NT March, Hobart March, Melbourne March, Perth March, Sydney March

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Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

28 March (Saturday) 2020 – Earth Hour – Switch off your lights from 8:30pm to 9:30pm to send a message about climate change. Of course you don't need to stop at this one day.  Use this...

 Adelaide March, Brisbane Queensland March, Canberra March, Darwin NT March, Hobart March, Melbourne March, Perth March, Sydney March

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

14 February (Friday) 2020 – Valentine’s Day See Valentine’s Day gift ideas or book a romantic adventure for two.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

14 February (Friday) 2020 – V-Day – A global movement to stop violence against women and girls.

 Adelaide February, Brisbane Queensland February, Canberra February, Darwin NT February, Hobart February, Melbourne February, Perth February, Sydney February

Posted 3 months ago by BCL Editor

Thousands of events will be held across the country in May to say thank you to the 6 million Australians who volunteer their time. The week-long celebration will include breakfasts, morning/afternoon teas, and luncheons, as...

 Adelaide May, Brisbane Queensland May, Canberra May, Darwin NT May, Hobart May, Melbourne May, Perth May, Sydney May

Posted 3 months ago by Mad Fashion Showcase

The M.A.D. Fashion Showcase 2019 Saturday September 7th An evening of alternative fashion featuring some of Australia's most talented designers. The audience will be enthralled by theatrical fashion runways that will transport you to another...

 Melbourne September

Posted 5 months ago by Matthew Lodge

  For the first time in its history, the fifth instalment of the rebel Women’s Big Bash League will be standalone in 2019/20 with seven festival weekends of cricket confirmed for the knockout competition.  ...

 Melbourne November

Posted 6 months ago by BCL Editor

Held in June each year, Williamstown Literary Festival previous event... WLF 2019 CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE "We will host and celebrate these voices in politics, the media, from screen to page, from true crime fetishism...

 Melbourne June, Writers Festivals

Posted 6 months ago by BCL Editor

28 July (Sunday) 2019 is National Tree Day, a community tree planting event organised by Planet Ark. To get involved or find your nearest site, check the website. Friday 26 July 2019 is Schools Tree...

 Adelaide July, Brisbane Queensland July, Canberra July, Darwin NT July, Hobart July, Melbourne July, Perth July, Sydney July

Posted 8 months ago by BCL Editor

Commemorated each year on 5 June, World Environment Day is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.

 Adelaide June, Brisbane Queensland June, Canberra June, Darwin NT June, Hobart June, Melbourne June, Perth June, Sydney June