Things To Do
Events within the next 7 days.
Port Phillip's scariest Halloween events are sure to give you the chills
Ice-cream fanatics on the look out for this year's latest trends need look no further than these artisan specialists.
Since its establishment in 1976, the Australian Tapestry Workshop (ATW) has built a worldwide reputation for the creation of contemporary tapestries in collaboration with living artists and architects.
Galleries, Museums and Collections
Landmarks and Buildings
I had the pleasure of catching up with Isabel from The Visitor recently. Isabel runs amazing tours through South Melbourne over a half day with her local South Melbourne Flavours Food Tour or 2 hours with her Tastes of South Melbourne Market Food Tour.
Located at the Coventry Street entrance to Chez Dré, Bibelot is an opulent destination for all-things-sweet. Everything in-store is made by hand using premium quality ingredients from around the world.
21/03/2019 12:00:00 AM21 Mar 2019
A shining light of the thriving Byron Bay restaurant scene, chef Francisco Smoje from Barrio will be bringing the smoke and char of authentic Argentinian barbecue to ST. ALi for one night only during Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.
In conjunction with Traeger Grills and ST.
Festivals and Celebrations
Down an inconspicuous alley near the South Melbourne Market lies Chez Dré, a warehouse converted café, a bustling hub of French-inspired sweet & savoury delights, serving all-day brunch, delicious take away meals & fresh daily baked pastries.
Chillout Travel Winery Tours is a leading winery and brewery tour provider in Victoria. Since 2003 Chillout Travel have been specialising in winery and brewery bus tours for groups up to 24 people, showcasing the best of what the Yarra Valley and Mornington Peninsula have to offer.
Food and Wine Tours
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.
AUSTRALIAN TAPESTRY WORKSHOP, MULTICULTURAL ARTS VICTORIA AND SLOW ART COLLECTIVE PRESENTS ‘EMERALD THREADS’
19/03/2019 12:00:00 AM19 - 23 Mar 2019
Presented in celebration of Phillip Adams BalletLab’s 20th anniversary year, Glory embodies a philosophical ritualising of choreographic traditions, cinema, irreverence and conceptual art.
Exhibition and Shows
St Kilda resident, John Montesante is a leading Australian Band Leader, whose name is synonymous with “Quality” in the Jazz, Soul, Funk & Blues genres.
6/04/2019 12:00:00 AM06 Apr 2019
Lafayette, is a show which explores the rich sounds of Cajun music from deep Louisiana, and draws on the origins of this glorious French-speaking culture.
Concert or Performance
Orlando is Bar Manager of Melbourne’s eccentric fine-diner Lûmé (Gault & Millau Restaurant of the Year 2016; Australian Chef of the Year 2017).
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.
19th Century Portable Iron Houses are the three houses which provide an insight into life in Emerald Hill, now known as South Melbourne, during the gold rush years.
Historical Sites and Heritage Locations
South Melbourne Market opened in 1867, making it Melbourne's longest continually running market.
Shopping and Markets
South Melbourne Night Market celebrates its 10th birthday in 2018 and everyone is invited to join the twilight fun.
It’s not too early to start getting excited about this year’s South Melbourne Night Market. If you’re looking for things to do in South Melbourne, make sure the South Melbourne Night Market is at the top of your list.
22/03/2019 12:00:00 AM22 Mar 2019
To 'play hooky' is to be absent without permission. Who does not want to knock off at noon for whisky?
Join for a hearty two-course lunch with beer or wine in conversation with Timboon Railway Shed Distillery's owner and head distiller, Josh Walker.
Food and Wine