Fireballs

Crown Fireballs Gas Brigades Eight towers along Melbourne’s Southbank shoot the world’s largest fireballs into the night’s sky, with jaw-dropping spectacle. An experience not to be missed, Crown Melbourne’s Gas Brigade evening shows happen on the hour, starting from the times below: – From December 1st – First show at 21:00 – From March 1st…

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…

Sunday Funday at the footy! Kids under 15 enter for free on Sundays for fun pre- and post-AFL game activities. due to the successful launch of Sunday Funday in 2015, the AFL is pleased to announce that kids General Admission will once again be free on Sundays in 2018. Enjoy a family day out and…

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…

Melbourne Star’s Floating Winter Chalets

Melbourne float above it all this winter Get cozy as the Star becomes your own private chalet Step into the cozy warmth of a private glass cabin and curl up in comfy beanbags 40 stories above Melbourne for this unique floating chalet experience! Take in the panoramic views while sipping on warming mulled wine, savouring…

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…

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…

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…

Street art guide to Melbourne

Photograph: Graham DenholmCroft Alley Sure, street art covers almost every nook and cranny of our creative, colourful city, but there are more highly concentrated clusters than others. These are the street art hotspots that any self-respecting ‘grammer should be snapping: the city’s ten best street mural hotspots, in all their spray-painted laneway glory. Continue your…