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Events

Free February events in Melbourne

Free February events in Melbourne

From Chinese New Year to the Greek Festival, alfresco movies to the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, fill your diary with freebies.

Lunar New Year guide

Lunar New Year guide

The Lunar New Year begins early this time around, on 25 January. Careful you don’t miss the fun when Melbourne celebrates the Year of the Rat.

Free things to do in Melbourne in January

Free things to do in Melbourne in January

Made a New Year’s resolution to spend less? From Midsumma’s gay times to a Latin lovers’ festival, these events will get you out and back on budget.

Melbourne’s essential summer events

Melbourne’s essential summer events

Rooftop gin gardens, 80s dance floors, foodie festivals and free water slides. The city’s hotting up and bursting with summer scenes.