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To 2 Nov

Shadows of Angels

It's a summer night in 1929. The slums of Melbourne are filled with stink and desperation. Four women are trying to carry out their lives when one girl's death brings everything to a stop. The good, the old, the manly and the pretty one. All four are trapped in the City Watch House this October.

To 3 Nov

Maldon Folk Festival

Experience the legendary festival atmosphere, showcasing an abundance of music, dance and theatre in the historic, National Trust Classified Maldon township.

1 Nov-9 Nov

Castlemaine & District Festival of Gardens

Walk and explore the pitcuresque gardens of Castlemaine one of Victoria's historic gold mining regions.

2 Nov

Sportingbet Peninsula Cup Day

With the Spring Racing Carnival now in full swing, thousands of racegoers will converge upon Mornington Racecourse to attend Sportingbet Peninsula Cup Day, one of the top two race days of the year for the coastal town. Sportingbet Peninsula Cup Day features the $80,000 Peninsula Cup raced over 1600m and attracts around 12,000 stylish spectators, to experience the very best regional fashion, hospitality and racing.

1-8 Nov

Melbourne Cup Carnival

This the 154th Carnival is the highlight of horse racing in Australia. Held in Melbourne in Spring when the roses are in full bloom in all their colourful glory and draped along the final straight to the finish line.

8-9 Nov

Rotary Eltham Town Festival

Featuring Eltham idol, music on three stages, Arts, sustainability, community and market stalls, food and wine, free rides for youngsters, carnival. Fireworks on Saturday evening.

13-16 Nov

Seen & Heard Film Festival

Seen & Heard Film Festival celebrates female filmmakers, aiming to redress the industrywide reluctance to promote their art.

14-15 Nov

Healesville Music Festival

This is a family friendly event held in the beautiful township of Healesville, nestled just 70 kms from Melbourne in the world famous Yarra Valley. The festival aims to support the Yarra Valley's diverse population of local musicians and its cultural diversity as well as showcasing world class touring artists in a music festival atmosphere like no other. Come along and enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere, the celebrations and, of course, the music.

14-23 Nov

Melbourne Music Week

Held at locations throughout Melbourne, is a week of lunchtime gigs, day parties and night time headline performances of local and international acts.

14-23 Nov

Hume Festival of Music

A 10 day festival with 33 events spread throughout the city of Hume showcasing community cultural and premier artists.

15 Nov

Sportingbet Sandown Guineas Day

Don't miss the Melbourne Racing Club's final meet of the season, Sportingbet Sandown Guineas Day - an event-packed day, fun for the whole family!

16 Nov

The Swisse Color Run

A five kilometre fun run for all ages and fitness levels where participants are showered in colored powder.

19 Nov

Ethical Enterprise Conference

Conference to discuss the challenges and rewards of being part of the ethical and social enterprise community and learn from fellow traders and investors.

21-23 Nov

Président Cheese Paris to Provence Festival

In its fifth year, Président Cheese Paris to Provence will take guests on a journey to the French countryside. Indulge in the food, language, romance, culture and a truly decadent sense of (em>joie de vivre, an enthusiasm and enjoyment for life.

28-29 Nov

Brunswick South Arts Festival

This Festival is a unique local Brunswick event that encompasses an art show featuring local visual artists work available to browse and buy, and a day of live entertainment, food, sideshow fun, stalls, drawing and puppetry workshops and more!

28-30 Nov

Geelong Revival Motoring Festival

This Festival will be feature over 500 quirky, valuable and fascinating vehicles and it is guaranteed to please anyone with an appreciation for unique vehicles. Held on Geelong's iconic waterfront precinct.

30 Nov

Australian Music

Preston Symphony Orchestra and Victoria Chorale under the baton of Mario Dobernig perform Australian music composed between 1900 and 2014. Concert will take place at Preston City Hall, cnr Gower and High Street, Preston at 2:30pm. Tickets are $20 adult and $10 concession available from

What's On Next Month

6-7 Dec

Stereosonic 2014

Australia's most loved and multi award winning music festivals - Stereosonic - is back with a massive two day lineup!

6-7 Dec

Fair @ Square 2014

This is a national, free public event held in Federation Square. The festival celebrates ethical, sustainable, morally responsible behaviour. The festival promotes ethical consumption and purchases in time for Christmas.

12-14 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. Still BYO and with no commercial sponsors.

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.

31 Dec

Love NYE

Party Into The Future at Melbourne's Biggest NYE Club Party with 7 Stages and Over 40 DJs! Live Entertainment & Roaming Performers.

31 Dec

New Year's Eve Masquerade Party

Spectacular view of Docklands Harbour Firework Display, 3 Waterfront Beer Gardens and 2 stunning Waterfront Rooms! Dinner options available from 5pm-8pm.

31 Dec

NYE at Left Bank

Join us on the Southbank Promenade and watch the Melbourne CBD fireworks and bring in the new year in style. Left Bank will be the place to be!

31 Dec

Casino Royale NYE

Monte Carlo comes to the Lion 9:00pm Presale Tickets Online $25+bf. Presale Tickets are discounted and include express entry plus 2 free spins on our roulette wheel of prizes!

31 Dec

NYE - An Old School Party

John Course - 4 hour set Funky Col: Old School & Club Anthems all Night Downstairs: Khanh: Playing old school R&B Tickets $40 incl complimentary cocktail.

Future Months

1-11 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 eigth year and held at Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.

24 Feb-1 Mar

Australian International Airshow

The Airshow, held at Avalon, will feature a vast array of the latest military heavy metal from Australia and overseas including super sonic jet fighters and attack helicopters.

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