NGV Friday Nights

The NGV’s Friday Nights series is back!   NGV Friday Nights returns with exclusive late-night access to MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art. Discover over 200 key works, rarely seen outside of New York, by artists including Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí, Frida Kahlo, Jackson Pollock, Roy Lichtenstein, Keith Haring, Jeff Koons and…

IRISH CELTIC – SPIRIT OF IRELAND

IRISH CELTIC – SPIRIT OF IRELAND IRISH PUB TAKES TO THE STAGE FOR THRILLING NIGHT OF MUSIC, STORYTELLING AND DANCE     A thrilling Irish dance show is set to get feet tapping in Melbourne and Sydney, when IRISH CELTIC makes its debut this July and August. Direct from a highly successful tour of France…

Royal Botanic Gardens Fire Gardens

Melbourne is about to be Lit, like never before with Fire Gardens at the Royal Botanic Gardens!   https://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/melbfestival/2018-live-media/627949/mf18_04-firegarden_4-8sec_desktop.mp4 Stonehenge. The Kremlin. A bridge in Vietnam and a former prison in Morocco. For more than 20 years, French artists Compagnie Carabosse have been putting them all to the torch. Now, these luminary alchemists will transform Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria’s Melbourne…

Sovereign Hill – Winter Wonderlights

Experience the magic of Sovereign Hill winter wonder lights If Christmas isn’t your thing (no judgement, grinches), what about stunning light shows, European style market stalls, and SNOW (not real snow, it’s not THAT cold)? If you need something to beat the winter blues, Sovereign Hill has just the thing. Whether you bring your kiddie…

Illusionaire

Illusionaire ‘Illusionaire’: An evening full of mystifying magic and hilarious comedy that will leave you and the family completely enchanted.   Performed by two highly experienced magicians in Sam Angelico (winner of the “Champion of Comedy Magic” at FISM – the highest accolade achievable by any magician globally) and Rosanna Maccarone, a 22-year veteran of…

Melbourne Circus Oz

Melbourne Circus Oz Precarious: Be amazed by this incredible, death-defying Circus Oz performance! In their 40th year, Circus Oz tumbles back home to Melbourne to premiere their new show, Precarious, under the heated Circus Oz Big Top. Across the winter school holidays, the tent is nestled within the trees of the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria with…

Melbourne Sweet Adventure

Sugar Republic Sugar Republic is a totally dignified, grown-up way to stuff your face with lollies, play with balloons and jump out of a giant birthday cake! Just a standard weekend right? This delightful pop-up was the brainchild (or food baby?) of Allison Jones (the lovely lady behind the happy homewares of Lark) and there…

Winter Wonderlights

Sovereign Hill’s Winter Wonderlights Snow (of the faux variety), sensational wintery lights and a suave little gingerbread man are set to return to Sovereign Hill for the multi-award winning Christmas in July Winter Wonderlights from Saturday 30 June to Sunday 22 July 2018. Sovereign Hill will shine brighter with an expanded footprint and more light…

Grandmothers – Multicultural Museums

Victoria’s Inaugural Joint Exhibition Featuring stories of grandmothers from across Melbourne, Multicultural Museums Victoria presents its inaugural joint project – Grandmothers. Through five extraordinary exhibitions and accompanying events, join Multicultural Museums Victoria in celebrating the accomplishments, wisdom and the central role of the grandmother in Chinese, Italian, Greek, Muslim and Jewish communities. In addition to…