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The Best Things to Do in Melbourne This Weekend

Party on the sand in the middle of the CBD or at sunset soirée on the beach.
By Concrete Playground
June 13, 2019
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    The Best Things to Do in Melbourne This Weekend

    Party on the sand in the middle of the CBD or at sunset soirée on the beach.
    By Concrete Playground
    June 13, 2019
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      • Arts & Entertainment

        Wild Rose

        Another star is born in this music-driven drama, with Jessie Buckley putting in a powerful performance as an aspiring country singer.

      • Food & Drink

        Doggy Adoption Day at Moon Dog Brewing

        Celebrate Moon Dog's newest brews with the help of some adorable greyhounds

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Refugee Week 2019

        Films, feasts and gigs celebrating refugees.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Palace Cinemas' $7.50 Movie Week

        Escape the winter chill with a week of super cheap tickets.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Un-Thaid

        Large-scale paintings, ceramic sculptures, shibari and cocktails combine at Grau Projekt's latest exhibition.

      • Food & Drink

        Bottomless Gradi

        All-you-can-eat pizza and free-flowing booze every day in winter at 400 Gradi.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        High Life

        Robert Pattinson's entire career has brought him to this space thriller, and it's a strange but stellar ride.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Monet: Impression Sunrise

        Claude Monet's most famous painting is the star of the NGA's latest exhibition.

      • Travel & Leisure

        Bloody Great Friday

        Australia's first 24-hour blood drive features live music and free snacks by Movida and Gelato Messina.

      • Food & Drink

        Bottomless Pasta

        Enjoy bottomless bowls of Fatto pasta for just $30 this June.

      • Design & Style

        C.O.M. Collective Studio Sale

        Pick up affordable ceramics, homewares, art and fashion by local artists at this one-day sale.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Godzilla: King of the Monsters

        Battling beasties can't save this by-the-numbers kaiju film, which favours its bland human squabbles over its massive monster mash.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Rocketman

        Elton John gets the biopic treatment in this gloriously vivid musical, complete with a spot-on performance by Taron Egerton.

      • Food & Drink

        El Camino Cantina Fitzroy's Grand Opening Fiesta

        Fitzroy's newest restaurant and bar is launching with free tequila shots, cheap margaritas and tasty bites.

      • Food & Drink

        Good Food Month 2019

        This year's program includes a face-off between Australia's top pasta chefs, a Sunday roast with Andrew McConnell and a new food hub.

      • Food & Drink

        Parma di Bella

        Belles Hot Chicken's new limited-edition menu stars its first ever parma sanga (and $6 tinnies).

      • Arts & Entertainment

        2040

        The director of That Sugar Film returns with a passionate, upbeat plea for the future of our planet.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Aladdin

        This live-action remake is suitably nostalgic and features a terrific cast, but never tries to soar on its own magic carpet.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        West Set 2019

        Beat the winter blues with real blues.

      • Food & Drink

        High Cheese 2019

        Swap cucumber sandwiches for gooey camembert this winter.

      • Food & Drink

        Texakaya by Burn City Pop-Up

        The flavours of Texas and Japan combine for this three-month pop-up.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Port Fairy Winter Weekends 2019

        Port Fairy is turning it on with live jazz, dachshund races and winter solstice swims.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        The Moon

        A huge exhibition dedicated to the moon and space travel descends on the Geelong Gallery.

      • Food & Drink

        Lulie & Rita's Sunday Pizza Party

        Bottomless booze and all-you-can eat pizza to wrap up your weekend

      • Travel & Leisure

        Gut Feelings: Your Mind, Your Microbes

        An immersive, multi-sensory exhibition that explores the (literal) ins and outs of gut health.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019

        Direct from London's Natural History Museum, the best nature photographs from the past year are coming to Geelong.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Yandell Walton: Shifting Surrounds

        This immersive digital installation explores the planet's shifting environments, as sparked by climate change.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        A Fairy Tale in Red Times: Works from the White Rabbit Collection

        Large-scale and never-before-seen contemporary Chinese works from Sydney's White Rabbit Gallery have made their way to the NGV.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Gloria Bell

        Julianne Moore is luminous in this captivating film from Chilean director Sebastián Lelio.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Avengers: Endgame

        A fitting, loving and remarkable end to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as we know it.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        The Winter Village

        A European-style winter village with an ice rink, private igloos and fried cheese.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks

        Identity, ink, taboos and 2000-year-old traditions are explored in this new exhibition about tattoos.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Dark Mofo 2019

        This year's sinister lineup for the Hobart winter festival includes FKA Twigs, giant latex pigs and fiery winter feasts.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Low Light Festival 2019

        The eight-weekend celebration will bring the seaside town to life with film screenings, gigs, workshops and walks.

      • Food & Drink

        Winter Igloo Garden 2019

        Escape the winter chill inside a cosy igloo with cocktails and chocolate fondue.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Cai Guo-Qiang: The Transient Landscape

        NGV International's latest exhibition features a 31-metre artwork created from gunpowder, fire and silk — and 10,000 suspended porcelain birds.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Vivid Sydney 2019

        This year's radiant program includes FKA Twigs, Spike Lee and a field of 500 glowing fireflies.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality

        The NGV will host a huge exhibition of China's terracotta warriors this winter.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Melbourne Book Market 2019

        Swap your spare change for a stack of books every Sunday at the Queen Victoria Market.

      • Food & Drink

        Messina Gelato Appreciation Classes 2019

        Devour a five-course gelato degustation and discover the secrets behind Messina's sweet treats.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Revolutions: Records and Rebels

        This 500-item exhibition will relive the music, fashion and protests of the late 60s with pieces like find Mick Jagger's signature stage costume and John Lennon's legendary glasses.

      • Food & Drink

        Indomie Warung Stall

        This stall at HWKR is dedicated to Indomie mie goreng.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        The National 2019: New Australian Art

        This major three-gallery exhibition will feature work from 65 contemporary artists across the AGNSW, the MCA and Carriageworks.

      • Design & Style

        The Krystyna Campbell-Pretty Fashion Gift

        Featuring over 150 haute couture pieces from some of the world's most iconic fashion houses.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits

        Bendigo Art Gallery's ode to the history of the British monarchy.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Second Sight: Witchcraft, Ritual, Power

        This magical exhibition explores different perspectives on sorcery and witchcraft.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

        JK Rowling's acclaimed two-part West End play has landed in Melbourne.

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