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Phantom of the Opera – Part 2

Phantom of the Opera – Part 2 May 29, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
This week “Love Never Dies” opened in Melbourne, the eagerly awaited follow up to Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera”. It will play at the historic Regent Theatre for a limited season. More information can be found at http://www.LoveNeverDies.com.au

Good Food and Wine Show on this week!

Good Food and Wine Show on this week! May 29, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do | Read More
For three days this expo showcases the best produce, wine and beer Melbourne has to offer. There are also presentations by celebrity and/or highly respected chefs. Don’t forget all the food tastings! For more information see http://www.goodfoodshow.com.au  

Visit the Brewery!

Visit the Brewery! May 29, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Mountain Goat Brewery is open to the public on Wednesday and Friday nights. It offers all their beers on taps as well as pizzas, music and guided tours of what used to be a tan factory. A quintessential Melbourne experience, minutes from the CBD. More information can be found at http://goatbeer.com.au/  

City Penguins

City Penguins May 13, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
While thousands flock to Phillip Island everyday to see the penguins, many locals don’t even know that a colony of penguins live near St Kilda. Unknown to the public until 1993, an environmentalist established  Penguin Water Cruises which has sole permission to visit them. Tours depart every...

Good Beer Week in May

Good Beer Week in May April 25, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Mountain Goat Beers In celebration of Australia and abroad’s best craft beer, Good Beer Week will showcase a variety of beer related events at venues all through Melbourne. This is a great chance to sample some quality brews and meet the people who make them. The event goes from May 16th-21st....

Discover the Docklands

Discover the Docklands April 25, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Melbourne’s newest district, the Docklands, often gets a bad rap. Some say it is too sterile, while others say there simply isn’t any life in the area. While this might have been the case a few years ago, in recent time the Docklands have sprouted many new dining, accommodation and event...

See Australian Rules Football

See Australian Rules Football April 22, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
For first time visitors to Melbourne, going to see a game of Australian Rules Football is an absolute must. There is no more quintessential Melbourne experience than walking with thousands of others to the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), buying a pie with tomato sauce and seeing one of the most exciting...

Melbourne Comedy Festival on now!

Melbourne Comedy Festival on now! April 14, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
The Melbourne Comedy Festival is considered one of the best of its kind in the world (up there with Edinburgh and Montreal). In April hundreds of venues are taken over all across the city as professional and not so professional performers and comedians do their best to make us laugh. The Festival website...

5 things to do in Melbourne on Australia Day

5 things to do in Melbourne on Australia Day January 26, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Image by mugley on Flickr Celebrating our national day involves barbeques, beers and a variety of Australian-flag print bikinis, thongs and hats! If you’re in Melbourne this Australia day, here are 5 more ways you can join in the celebrations: 1. Start the day with a breakfast barbeque at Madame...

Australian Open 2011

Australian Open 2011 January 25, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Image by Richard.Fisher on Flickr Defending champion Roger Federer has smashed fellow Swiss, Stanislas Wawrinka, (6-1, 6-3, 6-3) to reach his eighth straight Australian Open semi-final. Don’t miss your chance to get out in the sun, catch the last days of play and see if Federer steals anymore...
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