Sizzlefest | Prahran Market

Sizzlefest is a free annual event at Prahran Market, celebrating everything that is great about the BBQ. The annual Prahran Market Sausage Competition will take place in Bracher Arcade from 11am-1pm. The Arcade’s butchers put their best sausage forward for the public to judge. Usually the judging (yes, tasting!) is free but in light of …

The Wizard’s Cauldron | Pop Up

A Harry Potter inspired bar has popped up in Melbourne’s Fitzroy. The Wizard’s Cauldron is a hands on potion making experience where apprentices (adults only) compete in tasks to unlock potion ingredients. In a simmering 90-minute experience, you’ll don your robe and sip mead as you experiment in the ancient art of potion making. Concoct …

Madame Brussels Lane

Madame Brussels Lane Returns

After welcoming more than 20,000 visitors in 2018, The European Night Market returns to Madame Brussels Lane every Friday night this July with a 30% bigger footprint, more stalls than ever before, and neon-drenched entertainment. Running every Friday 5pm – 10pm, the Euro disco inspired market will stamp your culinary passport with bites from Switzerland, …

Terracotta Warriors

The Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series at the National Gallery of Victoria presents China’s ancient Terracotta Warriors alongside a parallel display of new works by one of the world’s most exciting contemporary artists, Cai Guo-Qiang, at NGV International. Developed and curated by the NGV, Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality is a large-scale presentation of the Qin …

Good Food Month 2019

Good Food Month presented by Citi returns to Melbourne in June with several incredible feature events, consisting of exclusive dinner experiences and tantalising lunches held at this year’s Good Food Month Restaurant at Canvas House, South Melbourne. The diverse and inspiring program once again welcomes one of the world’s biggest culinary legends, Marco Pierre White, …

Barkly Barks 2019

Barkly Barks Dog Festival

Barkly Barks dog festival returns for a fourth year to Brunswick’s Barkly Square on Saturday 25 May 2019. Developed in response to Brunswick’s barking mad dog ownership, the beloved free festival is an annual celebration of canine companionship and the local community’s love for their four-legged friends. This year, Barkly Barks will transform the Square’s …

Crown Conservatory

Afternoon Tea Just Got Fancy

Afternoon Tea aficionados rejoice – the Mandarin Oriental’s Executive Pastry Chef, Paul Thiéblemont, is bringing his renowned pedigree and skills from London to launch a limited edition Afternoon Tea experience exclusive to Crown Melbourne’s Conservatory – for a limited time only. Touted as a true rising star of the pastry scene, Thiéblemont has honed his …