Melbourne city is buzzing with great shopping, interesting nightlife, world class restaurants, superb shows and free events and festivals that will keep you busy all year round!
Discover some great ideas on what to do in Melbourne this month to suit friends and family alike, plus the easiest and cheapest parking deals to go with them.
Firelight Festival @ Docklands
Fri 29 – Sun 30 June 2019
Light up your night as Docklands is taken over by fire. Featuring over 40 free performances a night, you'll also be able to indulge in some delicious food from Limp Briskit, The Soup Factory and Frencheese. Click for more info
Parking $10 - Drive up - no booking necessary @
Queen Victoria Night Markets
Wed 5pm to 10pm - Now until 28 Aug 2019
The Winter Night Market returns to Queen Vic Market to warm up your Wednesdays with tasty street food, roaring fires, specialty shopping, quirky entertainers and deliciously spiced mulled wine.
Please check day and date when selecting Book Now and change on booking review page if required.
Terracotta Warriors & Cai QuoQiang @ NGV
On now until 13 Oct 2019
In a dual presentation of Chinese art and culture past and present, the National Gallery of Victoria presents China’s ancient terracotta warriors alongside an exhibition of new works by contemporary artist, Cai Guo-Qiang.
300 Flinders Street Car Park - Hourly Parking from $16
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Now until 2 Feb 2020
Click here for information on the cheapest parking to suit your Harry Potter and the Cursed Child show times.
Ice Slide @ The District
Sat 29 June to Sun 14 July 2019
The Ice Slide is back at The District Docklands! Hop onto a tube and hurtle down the 15-metre long slide next to Uniqlo. Gold coin donations go to Kids Under Cover, which combats youth homelessness. For more info click here
Best Parking - Drive up - no booking necessary @
@ Melbourne Museum
First Peoples - Daily 10am to 5pm
Told through the voices of Victoria’s first peoples, and utilising immersive multimedia, Aboriginal language, artefacts and contemporary artworks, this exhibition tells the story of Aboriginal Victoria from the time of Creation to today.
Revolutions: Records & Rebels - 10am to 4pm - Now until 25 Aug 2019
Explore the impact the late 1960s had on the way we live today and how we think about tomorrow. It features over 500 objects including John Lennon's signature glasses and handwritten lyrics by the Beatles. Learn more.
50 Lonsdale Street Car Park - Parking from $9
59 Lonsdale Street Car Park -Parking from $9
@ State Library Victoria
World of the Book - Daily until 31 Dec 2019
Explore a world of ideas and imagination in this one-of-a-kind exhibition showcasing the history of book design, production and illustration from the Middle Ages to today.
The Changing Face of Victoria - Ongoing
Encounter explorers, gain insights into life on the goldfields, and explore life in Victoria in the 20th and 21st centuries from Bells Beach to Black Saturday.
The Strand Car Park - Parking from $8
Free lunchtime classical music @ Scots' Church
First Tuesday of every month (Mar - Dec)
Enjoy free live classical performance every month in this series of music matinee concerts. Performers include skilled musicians with a strong background in classical music, talented students and seasoned performers. Learn more.
Southern Cross Car Park - Hourly Parking from $25
Melbourne Filmoteca @ Treasury Theatre
First Tuesday of month - Now until Dec 2019
Established in 1999, this volunteer run organisation is dedicated to showcasing the best of Latin American, Spanish and Portuguese cinema. Films screen at 6.30pm on the first Tuesdays of every month. Click for info
Melbourne Central Unlocked
Go behind the scenes of Melbourne Central and learn about the past, present and future of this Melbourne city icon.
The Strand Car Park - Hourly Parking from $8
Gods, Myths & Mortals
Gods, Myths & Mortals brings 8,000 years of Greek civilisation to Melbourne – with each time period celebrating the continuity and transformation which shaped the Greek world.
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