Things To Do
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22/10/2020 12:00:00 AM22 - 24 Oct 2020
The 2020 Hancock Prospecting Australian Short Course Swimming Championships will be held in the outdoor pool at the Melbourne Sports Centres - MSAC from Thursday 22 to Saturday 24 October 2020.
Discover vintage clothing on the op-shop trail through the City of Port Phillip – it’s easy if you know how. Find out where the best bargains are now.
Want to check out Albert Park this summer but not sure how to spend your day? Our plan from breakfast till bed will give you an idea of what you’ll see.
Only three kilometres from the heart of the city, Albert Park is popular for a range of activities like dog walking, jogging, cycling, sailing and rowing.
National Parks and Reserves
Melbourne has its fair share of grey, rainy days, so when the sun shines it’s time to pack the picnic blanket and head outdoors. Finding things to do in Port Phillip is easy with picnic options like these! So grab the kids, some sandwiches, and give one of these spots a go.
Looking for the best smoothie or acai bowl in Melbourne? This fresh and photogenic brunch option is perfect for summer. Read our top picks now!
We’re all in need of a little extra comfort right now. Luckily, there are plenty of local restaurants serving delicious comfort food to pick up or get delivered.
With winter underway, it’s the perfect time to stay home and enjoy some hearty food.
A pioneer of independent Australian design, ELK was founded by husband and wife duo Marnie Goding and Adam Koniaras in 2004 in Melbourne, Australia.
Get outdoors and have some Fun! ElliptiGO Experiences invites you to come and have a go on a guided stand up elliptical bike ride along Melbourne’s most scenic bike paths.
The hunt is on for the best ice cream in Port Phillip. Check out some of our best spots for grabbing cups and cones from Port Melbourne to Elwood.
Thinking about improving your healthy eating game? Well, if you’re anywhere near Albert Park, then you’re in luck. This elegant bayside suburb is full of hidden health gems that make you feel simultaneously responsible, and indulgent.
Gasworks Arts Park is a not for profit community arts facility located in Albert Park, that presents an annual program of events. This includes drama productions, workshops, farmers markets, events and visual art exhibitions.
Galleries, Museums and Collections
20/06/2020 12:00:00 AM18 May 2019 - 19 Dec 2020
Gasworks Farmers Market started in January 2006 and is one of Melbourne's best loved farmers markets, in fact, it was named Most Outstanding Farmers Market for 2012 in the delicious Produce Awards.
Food and Wine
As you’re spending more time at home, greening it up with indoor plants can transform it into your own garden oasis.
Bring the outdoors inside with these easy tips to green up your home in isolation.
28/11/2020 12:00:00 AM28 Nov 2020
Land Rover Polo in the City is an annual polo series held throughout the cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth.
It is a rare opportunity to witness some of Australia's best professional polo talent.
Looking for art to make your child’s room shine? Meet Rebecca Garfield, one of the newest residents at Gasworks Art Park, and our latest Local Hero.
Whether you’re visiting Port Phillip or you’re a local looking for things to do, hitting up the most instagrammable spots in the area is never a let down.
Now the holiday season is over, you may have a New Year's resolution to get fit and healthy. Discover the best spots in the City of Port Phillip.
Pineapple Palm is Albert Park’s newest café opened December 2018, directly across from Sth Melbourne beach and Plum Garland Playground.
Want to experience the beautiful summer weather in lush green outdoor spaces? Check out the best parks and gardens in the City of Port Phillip.
The spectacular St Vincent Gardens is of national significance for its English style design around surrounding crescents. Designed by Clement Hodgkinson in 1868 the garden reflects the Georgian era.
Do you feel uninspired by heading to the local gym and running on the treadmill, but you’re keen to incorporate regular exercise in your life?
Resident sheet metal extraordinaire Ben Storch is sculpting brilliant pieces at Gasworks Art Park for you to check out this summer. Find out more now.
Looking for a way to keep the kids entertained (and out of your hair) while learning something during COVID-19? Now is a great time to dive into your local history.
You may not be able to visit them on foot, but there are loads of great online tools and resources.
With Wine and Cheese Fest fast approaching, we thought it was a good chance to get our palates ready. Check out our picks for the best spots for wine and cheese in the City of Port Phillip.
With autumn in Melbourne comes parks full of leaves changing colours and days of sunshine amongst the ever-crisper mornings and dropping temperatures in the evenings.
With services like cryotherapy and naturopathy, you can be on your way to practising mindfulness and wellness in the City of Port Phillip, now. Read more.