Discover Melbourne

  • EXPLORE MELBOURNE THIS WINTER

    Take advantage of great offers on entertainment, hotels and more at some of the city’s top destinations when you and the family come to Melbourne these school holidays.

  • 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

  • FIVE DAYS WITH THE FAMILY

    With Labour Day, Easter school and ANZAC Day all coming up, why plan for a two-day weekend when you can extend it to three, four, or even more?

  • A NIGHT AT THE THEATRE

    Aladdin, The Book of Mormon, or My Fair Lady - dress up and absorb the best of Melbourne’s cultural offering.

  • FINGER LICKIN' FRIED CHICKEN

    Fried chicken is trending in Melbourne at the moment but unlike the Colonel, we’re not keeping anything a secret.

 

What's On

Melbourne Winter Masterpieces: Van...

The National Gallery of Victoria, in partnership with Art Exhibitions Australia, presents Van Gogh and the Seasons for the Melbourne Winter...

My Fair Lady

Celebrating the beloved original, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady comes to the Regent Theatre, Melbourne from 12 May, under the direction of Julie...

Melbourne International Jazz Festiv...

The 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Festival will electrify the city this winter with an extraordinary program of international jazz greats. The...

Nutcracker – The story of Clara

Graeme Murphy’s acclaimed reimagining of The Nutcracker, like his Swan Lake, masterfully weaves together the enchantment and fantasy of the beloved...

 

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