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The Art Gallery of NSW's summer exhibition will showcase the works of two monumental Japanese artists: Takashi Murakami and Katsushika Hokusai.
This pop-up beach bar in Port Melbourne will be here for a good time, not a long time.
A heap of Melbourne restaurants are offering half-price meals for eight weeks.
JK Rowling's acclaimed two-part West End play has landed in Melbourne.
Explore the aquarium's luminous jellyfish exhibition after dark — and with a cocktail in hand.
Thornbury Picture House is hosting a film festival that pairs double features with gin cocktails.
Watch a rom-com from a 39-degree geothermal pool at the Peninsula Hot Springs.
Check out the gallery's Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition after hours — with the added bonus of live music, performances and G&Ts.
Summer is officially here with the return of Melbourne Zoo's gig program.
This openair cinema will take over a Melbourne park for three weeks of free films.
The NGV is hosting a one-off mass meditation underneath Kaws' seven-metre-tall bronze sculpture.
This series of dog-friendly pilates classes are completely free.
Meet a koala, listen to live music.
Catch psychedelic acts across three stages, including Alan Fitzpatrick, Carl Cox, Ann Clue, Hidden Empire and Reinier Zonneveld.
All of the molluscs you can stomach.
You'll be able to watch movies from bed at the St Kilda foreshore this summer.
Vincent Design Supply
269 Coventry Street, South Melbourne
This family-run store has enough minimalist Scandinavian pieces to completely makeover your home.
Gewurzhaus Herb & Spice Merchants Carlton
342 Lygon Street, Carlton
Gewürzhaus will spice up your life with more than 350 different herbs, spices, salts, peppers, sugars and teas.
368 Smith Street, Collingwood
This Smith Street store has independent and limited-run labels across mens streetwear and accessories — and its own gallery space.
Blackhearts & Sparrows Prahran
Shop 813-814, Prahran Market, 163 Commercial Road, South Yarra
The Prahran Market branch of this Melbourne favourite boutique bottle-o.
Variety Hour Studio Pop-Up
155 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
Melbourne designer Cassie Byrnes' bold print-led designs have found a temporary home in Fitzroy.
37 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Intricate, effortless design has made Kuwaii one of Melbourne's favourite labels.
Step Ahead Shoes
387/389 Glen Huntly Road, Elsternwick
This Elsternwick shoe shop has a loyal customer base and, with more than three decades of experience, it's easy to see why.
183 Upper Heidelberg Road, Ivanhoe
A shop dedicated to keeping Melbourne's northeast well-read.
100 Barkly Street, St Kilda
A treasure trove of clothes, accessories and art from local designers.
72A Johnston Street, Collingwood
This Japanese tea studio is selling specialty teas from Kyoto and holding traditional tea ceremonies in-store.
110 High Street, Northcote
Bespoke jewellery handmade with ethically sourced Australian stones at a Northcote design studio.
Discrepancy Records & Gallery
2A Milne Road, Mont Albert North
Have a gander at more than 15,000 LPs, turntables, speakers and equipment.
The Paw Principality
60 Errol Street, North Melbourne
All natural pet products for your beloved four-legged friends
148 Bridport Street, Albert Park
An Albert Park gem stocking ethically produced, timeless fashion and homewares.
163 Commercial Road, South Yarra
A go-to for fresh produce and specialty foods south of the river.
Obelix & Co
217 St Georges Road, Fitzroy North
This Fitzroy North deli and larder sells house-made charcuterie, sausages and terrines.
Decanters by the Bay
174 Nott Street, Port Melbourne
Supplying quality beer, wine and spirits to the people of Port Melbourne.
282 Collins Street, Melbourne
The Block Arcade boutique is your one-stop shop for unique gifts and homewares.
Wattle Park Green Grocer
194 Elgar Road, Box Hill South
Say goodbye to the big supermarket chains and hello to a local grocer selling vegan, gluten free and low FODMAP specialty products.
163 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
This local brand is a staple of Gertrude Street — and in Melburnian's wardrobes.