Discover Melbourne

  • MAGAZINE

    Take a look at the online edition of the summer 2017/18 Melbourne Now magazine - read about festivals, what's trending this season, stories, great deals and more...

  • My Melbourne

    Everybody sees Melbourne differently. Meet notable Melburnians and get some insider’s tips for things to do, see, eat and drink when you’re next in the city.

  • ITINERARIES

    Our intrepid writers have traversed the city centre and beyond to design some great itineraries for all types of visitors, from the sports nut to the shopaholic.

  • Sport

    Visiting Melbourne for a sporting event and want to make the most of your trip? Or want to get active yourself? Melbourne Now has sport covered.

  • Shopping

    Wind through laneway boutiques, take your pick from luxury wares or simply browse department stores - Melbourne is the perfect place to explore and shop.

  • DINING

    Melbourne offers a mix of ever-changing restaurants, bars and cafes - hidden in laneways, perched on rooftops or towering in skyscrapers.

  • ARTS + CULTURE

    From historic architecture to modern theatre and live music, you will be immersed in the vibrant culture that gives Melbourne its eclectic edge.

  • ATTRACTIONS

    Whenever you visit Melbourne, sporting, cultural and family attractions surround you everywhere you go. What will you see when you're next in the city?

 

More Reasons to Stay

  • MELBOURNE ON THE CHEAP

    Don’t let your almost-empty wallet stop you. See more of the city for less with our top 12 things to do on a budget in Melbourne.

  • MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL

    Spring is here, which means one of the country’s biggest events is back in Melbourne, showcasing the best in horse racing and the latest in fashion.

  • A BRICKTACULAR DAY OUT

    The latest offering from Danish toy brick juggernaut LEGO© has opened in Melbourne. We took a tour of their the new LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre.

 

What's On

The Night Market

Melbourne’s original Night Market will return to the iconic Queen Victoria Market from Wednesday 15 November for its biggest summer yet with a...

Christmas Lights Up at Crown

Crown Melbourne is gearing up for another year of festive celebrations, kicking off on Sunday 26 November with the unveiling of this year’s...

Moonlight Cinema

Balmy weather, lush lawns and shimmering silver screens. Moonlight Cinema is Australia’s favourite and biggest outdoor cinema, will show advance...

Fourth Magellan Ashes Test: Boxing...

The Ashes, one of the world’s greatest sporting contests, returns to Australia for the first time in four years, with the Melbourne Cricket Ground...

 

Image Credit: Dining - Tonka, Tim Grey; Arts & Culture - Heide Museum of Modern Arts, Christian Capurro