5 Must-do Melbourne Events this Winter!
MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art
An iconic collection of amazing artwork from MoMA New York has landed in Melbourne, with works ranging from the likes of Paul Cézanne to the fantastic Frida Kahlo.
Go for a visit after work or school to see the energetic NGV Friday Nights program, where the gallery come alive with music, food and performances!
Docklands’ Firelight Festival
The opening weekend of Docklands Firelight Festival, from Friday 29 June to Sunday 1 July, will feature the magic of the Winter Solstice, with fire, light, art, food, and music! After the opening weekend, a month-long program follows, featuring delicious dining experiences, live bands and much more!
Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF)
MIFF is one of the world’s great film festivals and for its 67th year is will feature a huge collection of Australian world premieres. At less than $20 a ticket MIFF is a must-do winter experience for movie buffs!
Winter Night Market
One of Melbourne’s best experiences is the Queen Victoria Market’s Wednesday evening iteration, The Winter Night Market! Explore more than 30 international street food stalls and a selection of delectable drinks from mulled wine to ice-cold beer! There’s plenty to see and do with live music, shopping stalls and over 50 retails spots to hit!
Open House Melbourne
This is your chance to explore the insides of all of Melbourne’s famous buildings that you’ve spotted from the street! Over 200 buildings around the city will open their doors to the public at the end of July and let your curiosity be quenched!