Grab a hand-warming coffee (or mulled wine!) and stroll through the city’s distinctive markets, from daytime design fairs to after-dark fun fests.
Don’t even think about hibernating. Melbourne’s arts scene really buzzes in winter, and the city’s love of good times fires up indoors and out.
Melbourne’s a modern city, but pockets of its past are everywhere. Here are some of our favourite grand Victorian buildings and art deco delights.
Melbourne is a city of big ideas and creative thinking. Everywhere you look there's a new way to up your smarts – and have fun along the way.
Sunday 12 May is not far away. Have you got a gift for Mother’s Day? Make it special, just like Melbourne.
Don’t fight over the last droopy bunch of supermarket flowers. Get your order in now at one of the city’s top florists.
You’ve seen the Arts Centre’s spire, the MCG and Parliament House, but have you discovered their secrets and hidden spaces?
As the saying goes, fools and their money are soon parted, which is why you’ll be all over these free events. Welcome to an April fool-free zone!
What better way to find that perfect something to cosy up with than exploring Melbourne’s distinctive markets?
Rare, playful and curious treasures like fossils and procrastination pencils await in stores that are often as unusual as their wares.
Need to get cashed up again after summer’s excess? Have fun while you’re at it with these free events, from Moomba to the Fashion Festival.
You don’t need to get out of town for a relaxing nature walk, because the city centre’s blessed with beautiful parks.
Blown the budget on presents and partying? You can still have fun this holiday season, because there are loads of free events happening in Melbourne.
It’s an expensive time of year, but never fear. There’s plenty of free festive fun in the Melbourne city centre.