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Petrina Hicks and Polixeni Papapetrou
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - Friday, March 20, 2020
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne
The Ian Potter Centre is hosting dual exhibitions from two of Australia's most celebrated photographers.
Melbourne Christmas Festival
Friday, November 29 - Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Various Melbourne locations, Melbourne
A day of carols at the Carlton Baths, nightly light projections and a 'How to Make Gravy' sing-along are all part of this month-long program of festive events.
Cameo Outdoor Cinema 2019–20
Friday, November 29, 2019 - Monday, January 27, 2020
Cameo Cinemas, Belgrave
Big releases, retro flicks, choc tops and popcorn under the stars in Belgrave.
Japanese Film Festival 2019
Thursday, November 21 - Sunday, December 1, 2019
Select cinemas in Melbourne, Various locations
Melbourne's annual celebration of Japanese cinema returns.
Thursday, November 21 - Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Starring Keira Knightley as a government employee-turned-whistleblower, this ripped-from-the-headlines thriller couldn't be more relevant.
Callum Preston: Everything Is Borrowed
Monday, October 14 - Saturday, December 7, 2019
KSR Art Bar, Melbourne
The 'Milk Bar' artist is undertaking a five-week residency at the Rialto's bar, which will culminate in an exhibition dedicated to the items we accumulate throughout life.
Arbory Afloat 2019
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - Saturday, February 29, 2020
Arbory Bar & Eatery, Melbourne
This time, the Yarra's floating bar has Miami-inspired cabanas and an onboard pool.
New Breed 2019
Thursday, November 28 - Saturday, December 7, 2019
Witness groundbreaking original works by four emerging Australian choreographers.
Saturday, November 9, 2019 - Sunday, February 2, 2020
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney
Featuring the acclaimed Australian artist's raw self-portraits, plus works inspired by his visits to Lebanon, Syria and Greece, all across more than 70 pieces.
Sunday, November 10 - Monday, December 23, 2019
MacRobertson's Confectionery Factory, Fitzroy
This OTT Christmas pop-up has ten themed rooms filled with a marshmallow pool, a human-sized snow globe, a pink forest and lots of lollies.
Black Star Pastry Pop-Up
Monday, November 25, 2019 - Thursday, April 9, 2020
Jackalope Pavilion, St Kilda
The Sydney bakery has brought the "world's most Instagrammed cake" to Melbourne for summer.
Four Pillars Myer Pop-Up Gin Store
Thursday, November 7 - Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Various Melbourne venues, Melbourne
Shop for gin while sipping G&Ts.
Paris to Provence 2019
Friday, November 29 - Sunday, December 1, 2019
Como House, South Yarra
A French festival in the gardens of Como House.
Terminus: Jess Johnson and Simon Ward
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
Heide Museum of Modern Art, Bulleen
This choose-your-own-adventure exhibition lets you explore five otherworldly realms in VR.
Thursday, November 28 - Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Various cinemas in Melbourne
Starring Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis and Toni Collette, this highly amusing whodunit is like Agatha Christie for modern-day America.
Bar Humbug 2019
Wednesday, November 27 - Sunday, December 1, 2019
Space 338, North Melbourne
Live out your festive dreams at this tinsel-filled pop-up Christmas bar.
Friday, August 9, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020
The Westin Melbourne Lobby Lounge, Melbourne
You don't need a golden ticket to enjoy this 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'-themed dessert and cocktail bar.
Kaws: Companionship in the Age of Loneliness
Friday, September 20, 2019 - Monday, April 13, 2020
NGV International, Melbourne
The world-renowned artist is bringing his vivid murals and large-scale pop culture sculptures to the NGV.
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Sunday, March 8, 2020
The Art Gallery of NSW's summer exhibition will showcase the works of two monumental Japanese artists: Takashi Murakami and Katsushika Hokusai.