7 Stylish Events in Melbourne this November

Can you believe the final month of Spring has arrived already!

Get set for a HUGE month of stylish events in Melbourne. There’s so much happening this November so reach for your phone and round up your girlfriends – tell them all to get set for 30 days of FUN CENTRAL!



7 Stylish Events in Melbourne this November


Fashions on the Field - Melbourne Cup


Melbourne Cup Carnival

31 October – 7 November, 2015

The Melbourne Cup is Australia’s major thoroughbred horse race, known as “the race that stops a nation”. Derby Day, Melbourne Cup Day, Oaks Day and Stakes Day make up the four days of the carnival – head over to our Spring Racing category to check out all of the stylish happenings.


Taste of Melbourne

12 – 15 November, 2015

Taste of Melbourne is a celebration of Melbourne’s unique and progressive dining scene. Over four indulgent days at Albert Park, the city’s latest, greatest and hottest restaurants will each put together a small selection of exquisite signature dishes in ‘taste’ sized portions, allowing you to create your dream tasting menu at the ultimate restaurant festival.


Taste of Melbourne - Melbourne Girl


Melbourne Music Week

13 – 20 November, 2015

Melbourne Music Week returns in it’s 6th year for an eight-day program of imaginative events dedicated to celebrating and supporting the city’s world-famous music scene.

The week presents a carefully curated program of events, all of which reflect aspects of the unique nature of Melbourne’s music industry.


Take 2 Markets

15 November, 2015

Returning to Queen Victoria Market, Take 2 Markets is Melbourne’s most popular women’s preloved fashion market for designer, high street and vintage finds, by fashion lovers for fashion lovers. Indulge in some serious retail therapy at a fraction of the original retail price.




Hugh Jackman – Broadway to Oz

24 – 27 November, 2015

This multi-million dollar arena production at Rod Laver Arena will showcase some of Jackman’s greatest successes, including The Boy from Oz and Les Miserables. The show takes audiences on a journey through Jackman’s life so far, from his early days in outback Australia to his vast musical theatre triumphs and to the first time he wielded the Wolverine claws in the blockbuster X-Men film franchise.



Saturday 28 + Sunday 29 November, 2015

Australia’s first ever gin festival is popping up along the Yarra… Pilgrim Bar and newly refurbished Riverland Bar, of Federation Wharf, are set to quench the thirsts of Melbourne gin fans. Together West Wind Gins, they are hosting the city’s first dedicated gin festival, JUNIPERLOOZA.

Festival goers will enjoy pop-up gin stalls from nine specialty producers, gin inspired menus and roving entertainment at the atmospheric riverside hot spots.


Stir Frydays: Asian Food Truck Festival

Every Friday until 27 November, 2015

Stir up your #TGIF end of week plans at the Queen Vic Market’s ‘Stir Frydays’. A free event where you can explore an array of popular Asian street food, bars and live entertainment. You’ll discover a vibrant atmosphere, with a street full of Melbourne’s most popular Asian food trucks and carts – including Hammer and Tong, Hoy Pinoy and White Guy Cooks Thai.



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



Be sure to shout out any other fab events in the comments below!

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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