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

 

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...

Moonlight Cinema

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

Dream Lover - The Bobby Darin Music...

Dream Lover, the extraordinary true story of Bobby Darin, opens December 27 for this summer only. Starring the incomparable David Campbell as Bobby...

High Tea at Melbourne Zoo

Spend one of your Sunday afternoons at Melbourne Zoo. Wander around the beautiful gardens, see the amazing animals then join in the Rainforest Roo...

 

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