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From colourful racing carnivals to Grand Slam tennis, there's always something exciting happening in Victoria. With food and wine events, jazz, and comedy shows, surfing tournaments, and flower and garden displays – Victoria celebrates with major festivals and special events throughout the year.

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Exhibitions

Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Spanning 31 days and nights, the Ballarat International Foto Biennale provides a focus for the most exciting and innovative Australian and...

Until 17 Sep 2017

Exhibitions

Wallace & Gromit and friends

See hand crafted plasticine models, storyboards and sketches from Aardman's famous claymation features.

Until 29 Oct 2017

Plays & musicals

The Book of Mormon

Don't miss this Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Park and Avenue Q at the Princess Theatre. It's one for the books.

Until 4 Nov 2017

Plays & musicals

Disney's Aladdin - The Hit Broadway Musical

Aladdin is the must-see show of the year and “Broadway’s biggest new hit!” (Entertainment Weekly). From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved...

Until 3 Dec 2017

Exhibitions

Melbourne Writers Festival

Prepare for larger-than-life characters and stories that leap off your page as talented writers descend on Melbourne to celebrate the written word.

25 Aug - 3 Sep 2017

Lifestyle

Melbourne Fashion Week

Melbourne Fashion Week (MFW) is the city's premier consumer fashion event of the year. MFW will celebrate Melbourne’s intersecting creative...

1 - 8 Sep 2017

Gardens & agriculture

Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

Sprout green thumbs in response to the sensory explosions of colour and design to be dug up at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show.

21 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
23 Mar 2018
24 Mar 2018

Sports

Festival of Sails

Join over 100,000 spectators on Geelong's waterfront this Australia Day weekend for five days of yacht racing, live music, fireworks and lots more.

26 - 28 Jan 2018

Sports

AFL Finals Series

Don't miss the spectacular crescendo of 23 weeks of fantastic competition in the Australian Football League Finals Series. From March to September,...

7 - 30 Sep 2017

Theatre & performing arts

Melbourne Fringe Festival

Melbourne Fringe is a celebration of cultural democracy and art for everyone. By embracing diversity and a spirit of independence, Melbourne Fringe...

14 Sep - 1 Oct 2017

Sports

Rugby League World Cup 2017 Quarter Final

Rugby League World Cup 2017 Quarter Final . In 2017, the best players and teams from around the globe will descend on Australia, New Zealand and...

19 Nov 2017

Plays & musicals

Dream Lover - The Bobby Darin Musical

Dream Lover reveals the extraordinary story of legendary singer, songwriter and actor Bobby Darin. Starring David Campbell and directed by Simon...

29 Dec 2017 - 21 Jan 2018

Sports

One Day International - Aus v England

One Day Internationals do not get much better than Australia versus England, and fans will have their chance to see the action and be a part of the...

14 Jan 2018

Sports

Medibank Melbourne Marathon Festival

The Medibank Melbourne Marathon Festival will celebrate its 40th birthday on Sunday, 15 October 2017. As one of Australia’s largest marathons, the...

15 Oct 2017

Motor sport

Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

Make the pilgrimage to Australia's home of motorcycle racing with friends and family, meet up with old mates and celebrate on an island full of fans.

20 - 22 Oct 2017
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