April is here already, in fact I’m a little slow getting this post live, because we have offically entered week three! SCARE-rrrry, the year is flying!

While the trees are losing their pretty coloured leaves, there is still so much happening in this beautiful city.




For the Love of Melbourne – Exhibition

14 April – 2 May 2015

Anyone who has visited or lived in Melbourne soon falls in love with this unique little city. This exhibition held at Lord Coconut (Carlow House,
289 Flinders Lane) highlights what our jewellers and artisans invididually love in Melbourne.

It might be our architecture, it might be our laneways, it might also be our people. Whatever it is, we’re sure you’ll fall in love with your own little bit of Melbourne when visiting our exhibition.


Strictly Ballroom the Musical

Running until the end of July, 2015

The fabulous new production of Strictly Ballroom the Musical will have audiences dancing in the aisles at Her Majesty’s Theatre.

Based on the much-loved Australian film and directed by Baz Luhrmann, Strictly Ballroom the Musical features classic songs from the film including Love is in the Air and Time after Time, as well as some wonderful new songs by artists such as Eddie Perfect and Sia.


Time After Time - Strictly Ballroom


Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Running until 19 April 2015

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival (MICF) is the third-largest international comedy festival in the world and the largest cultural event in Australia.

The Melbourne Town Hall has served as the festival hub since the early 1990s, but a program of stand-up comedy, cabaret, theatre, street performance, film, television, radio and visual arts are held in venues throughout the city.


The Lion King

Running until Sunday 23 August 2015

Brilliantly re-imagined by director Julie Taymor, The Lion King has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience at Regent Theatre, Melbourne.




Arts Centre Melbourne’s Sunday Market

Running until 6 December 2015

Buy arts, crafts and delicacies from the local artisans who fill the lawn of the Arts Centre Melbourne to showcase their unique handmade goods


Dirty Dancing

Running until Sunday 3 May 2015

Dirty Dancing is an unprecedented live experience, with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensationally sexy dancing. The classic story on stage is now playing at the Princess Theatre, Melbourne.


Docklands Sunday Market


Docklands Sunday Market

Running every Sunday until the end of 2015

A variety Market in Melbourne’s newest tourist hub at New Quay Promenade, Docklands.

Open from 10am to 5pm with arts, craft, jewellery, photography, candles, soap, cards, bonsai, sweet treats and lots more.



For more great Melbourne Event Listings, visit That’s Melbourne here.



Bring on the fun!

Emily x



Emily Collie is Founder and Editor of well-known Australian travel blog, Melbourne Girl. Emily has written travel articles for Expedia, eHarmony, Amex Shop Small Blogger Series and Racing.com, and has been featured on many Australian websites including Mimco Mimzine and Bonds Australia Blog, and was invited on behalf of the VRC and Myer, to judge the Myer Fashions on the Field competition on Emirates Melbourne Cup Day.

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