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~01-03 Nov

Spooktober at Luna Dark

The biggest, baddest Halloween festival in Melbourne!


~01-24 Nov

Palestinian Film Festival

The Palestinian Film Festival is back to shine light on Palestinian perspectives from around the world.


~01-24 Nov

British Film Festival

In its 7th year, the British Film Festival will present a range of top notch British films at various Palace Cinemas across Melbourne over three weeks.


01-04 Nov

Maldon Folk Festival

This year's Festival will be held in beautiful country Victoria. Enjoy numerous acts across multiple stages running over 3 days in this historic heritage town. The music will take your heart to the hills and your feet to the beat, and you'll make friends.


02 Nov

Nhill Air Show

Celebrate the centenary of aviation in Nhill with a spectacular Airshow. Join the estimated crowd of 5,000 people who will be treated to non-stop displays of aerobatics, sky diving, and vintage aircraft manoeuvres. A range of recreational and wartime aircraft will be flying in. Vintage cars, military vehicles , a community market, fashion parade and food stalls, along with flight simulators, photographic displays, joy flights and children's activities will all add to the festival atmosphere for this centenary celebration.


02-03 Nov

Oakleigh Glendi

The Glendi is a celebration of cultural diversity with an emphasis on Greek culture through music, performance and food.


02-05 Nov

Camp Samatou

Four days of drum, dance, yoga, singing workshops and performances for our African Drum & Dance Retreat. Just one hour from Melbourne. Camp also provides comfortable accommodation, delicious meals and kid's program.


08 Nov

Why Are you So Busy?

Dzogchen Rinpoche will give heart advice and methods on how to live with the natural flow of life that we were intended to live.


08-10 Nov

Cake Bake & Sweets Show

The Cake Bake & Sweets Show will return to Melbourne, giving those in attendance the chance to experience the country's sweetest event devoted to the world of baking, cake decorating and all things sweet and delicious.


08-17 Nov

Russian Resurrection Film Festival

From big-budget action blockbusters, to razor sharp female-led comedy and edge-of-your seat thrillers, the Russian Resurrection Film Festival is proud to be returning down-under in 2019, bringing with it a smorgasbord of the very best new Russian cinema. The 2019 Festival will screen 16 brand new features and three retrospective classics. The program features the distinctive perspectives of Russian filmmakers, showcasing both seasoned cinematic legends and the voices of rising stars.


09-10 Nov

Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival

Australasia's premier bluegrass and American old time music festival is held at George Kerferd Hotel, in the Mayday Hills complex at Beechworth, with bands from the USA and the best of Australia and New Zealand's bluegrass and old time acts.


09-10 Nov

Rotary Eltham Festival

Attractions include music, community displays, sporting try-outs, free rides for kids, arts/craft stalls, food, wine and more. Fireworks Saturday evening.


09-10 Nov

Garden Lovers Weekend

The organisers of this annual community event invite you to visit the scenic, historic Central Goldfields Region of Victoria and see an array of diverse private gardens, iconic commercial gardens and nurseries, and more. All profits are used for local Creswick projects.


10 Nov

Dogapalooza 2019

A not for profit dog friendly music festival that features great food and amazing music/artists. Held at Burnley Park, Richmond.


15-17 Nov

Healesville Music Festival

The 10th Healesville Music Festival is a family friendly event held in the beautiful township of Healesville, nestled just 70 kms from Melbourne in the world famous Yarra Valley.


17 Nov

Malahang Community Festival

Malahang Community Festival is a Free and family-friendly event celebrating your local community. It's a safe, fun and exciting day for the whole family with live music, games, competitions, craft stalls, food and plenty of fun for the kids.


17 Nov

Polish Festival

The Polish Festival @ Federation Square is a celebration of Polish culture in Melbourne. In it's 15th year it is Australia's largest annual Polish not-for-profit community event. All the Polish entertainment, hospitality and cuisine in one place on the one day.


23-24 Nov

Draught Horse & YesterYear Festival

The festival includes, Draught Horses ploughing the fields, Vintage Machinery powering up, blacksmiths firing up the forges to make horse shoes, woodturners making a range of beautiful timber objects, working dogs rounding up sheep, creative chainsaw carving, plus much more. A great destination for a day trip and only an hours drive from Melbourne.


24 Nov

The Color Run

Meet at the start line: we'll take care of the rest. The Color Run is bringing a 5k paradise straight to your city with a sweet Tropicolor Zone on course, all-new Rainbow Beach at the Finish Festival, and a fresh island-style participant kit.


24 Nov

Traditional Arts Fair

Meet at the start line: we'll take care of the rest. The Color Run is bringing a 5k paradise straight to your city with a sweet Tropicolor Zone on course, all-new Rainbow Beach at the Finish Festival, and a fresh island-style participant kit.


24-25 Nov

Queenscliff Music Festival

The Queenscliff Music Festival which began in 1996, delivers and develops excellence in Australian contemporary music and celebrates community.


29-30 Nov+

Cake Bake & Sweets Show

This Castlemaine event showcases traditional arts, cooking and gardening in as many and varied forms as possible. Will feature patchwork, spinning, weaving, knitting, lacemaking, etching, quiltmaking, emboidery, fishing rods, pickling, metalwork, knitting pattern making, handmade body products, lacemakers, weaving, etching, and much more!


29-30 Nov+

Festival Français de Melbourne

Experience a taste of France in this the 11th whimsical French Village market at Como House and Gardens. There's beautiful food and wine, live music and daily activities.


29-30 Nov+

For the Love of Cooking Show

For the Love of Cooking is the first show specifically designed for passionate home cooks. Headlined by TV Chefs Miguel Maestre and Poh Ling Yeow across Sydney and Melbourne respectively.


30 Nov+

East Gippsland Adventure Challenge

An exciting weekend of racing that has something for everyone. The Challenge offers three races for all the adventure lovers.


What's On Next Month

~01 Dec

East Gippsland Adventure Challenge

An exciting weekend of racing that has something for everyone. The Challenge offers three races for all the adventure lovers.


~01 Dec

Cake Bake & Sweets Show

The greatest baking, dessert and entertaining show on earth. The ultimate weekend destination for foodies, home bakers and cake decorators. Packed full of tasty baked goods and sweets, tools and equipment, hundreds of inspiring demonstrations and interactive classes; it's a great day out with family and friends!


~01 Dec

Festival Français de Melbourne

Experience a taste of France in this the 11th whimsical French Village market at Como House and Gardens. There's beautiful food and wine, live music and daily activities.


~01 Dec

For the Love of Cooking Show

For the Love of Cooking is the first show specifically designed for passionate home cooks. Headlined by TV Chefs Miguel Maestre and Poh Ling Yeow across Sydney and Melbourne respectively. Last day!


06-08 Dec

Australian Tattoo Expo

Your chance to find out all about body art from the best in the business and all under the one roof at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.


07 Dec

Carols In All Nations

Join the Choir in All Nations Park in Northcote for another year of traditional Christmas sing-along and community celebration. This free event features local choirs and music groups, kids entertainment, food stalls and more.


13-15 Dec

Meredith Music Festival

The Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre, The One and Only Stage, the rolling hills and bushy corners. Three days and two nights of All Sorts of Nonsense.


21 Dec

Indie Comic Con

Puts the spotlight on indie Australian creators. The comic book scene in Australia is vibrant and diverse and this one-day event includes a stellar artist alley featuring a wide selection of comics, zines, graphic novels and prints across all genres. It's free and fun for all!


22-31 Dec+

A Fantabulous Summer Carnival Of Fun

This Summer Holidays get ready to squeal yourselves silly on three new rides at Melbourne's Luna Park!


24 Dec

Carols By Candlelight

Be entertained in the open air and the Sydney Myer Music Bowl by a host of singers, performers, dancers and musicians and they can join in and sing along to a program of well known Christmas Carols.


Future Events

01-10 Jan

Peninsula Summer Music Festival

Enjoy inspirational music from some of the country's best musicians among some of the finest backdrops the peninsula has to offer. In its 12th year and held on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.


~01-27 Jan

A Fantabulous Summer Carnival Of Fun

This Summer Holidays get ready to squeal yourselves silly on three new rides at Melbourne's Luna Park!


11 Jan

Portarlington Mussel Festival

The Committee are busy making plans for the 14th Annual Portarlington Mussel Festival and we are mixing things up this year with all new acts, entertainment and food to keep everyone happy.


11 Jan

Lorne Pier to Pub

The world's biggest swim in open water now in it's 40th year. Support the swimmers as they cover 1.2 kilometres from Lorne Pier to the beach in front of the Lorne Hotel.


12 Jan

So Frenchy So Chic

One huge party, an ideal picnic and a Summer's day to remember. Friends, music, food, wine and joie de vivre. Get lost among it all, and find yourself so frenchy, so chic, at Werribee Park.


25-27 Jan

Festival of Sails

An event on water that combines history with tradition; heritage with technology; tactics with teamwork; while music and fine food waft across the ocean from a festival of shore based entertainment. This Festival has attracted the highest calibre of sailing craft and crew, family and friends, attracting over 110,000 visitors.


30 Jan-02 Feb

Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

Join thousands of participants and cycling fans in the spectacular Geelong, Bellarine Peninsula and Surf Coast regions for Australia's ultimate weekend of cycling.


15 Feb

Ballarat Beer Festival

All the craft beers you could ever desire, brought together for your taste buds to enjoy. Also, get the chance to immerse yourself in the brewing process and discover the fine art of matching your favourite ales with food.


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