An indispensable handbook

Victoria's bold and inclusive spirit cultivates a rich and diverse mix of experiences that are guaranteed to stretch the imagination and invigorate the senses. Get ready for a one-of-a-kind visit where we invite you to push the boundaries and embrace the unconventional.

The city that never sleeps is poised to be discovered and endlessly rediscovered. Use this essential guide to explore the very latest in the inner centre and surrounding neighbourhoods. A web of intricate and ever-changing laneways awaits. Uncover soul-stirring music, unparalleled restaurants, bars and boutiques and unforgettable experiences to suit every visitor.

Seek out the stories of culture in mind-blowing museums, art galleries and the dynamic urban street canvas. Embrace the passion that erupts from stadiums showcasing world-class sport, cultural festivals and events defined by the seasons.

Wander off the grid and experience the transcendence of regional Victoria – otherworldly nature at your fingertips.

This place is every bit different and will stay with you long after you leave.

Download the OVG autumn 2024 (PDF, Size 24.7M ) or page through the guide below. Inside you'll find useful tips, maps, a what's on calendar and a range of seasonal discounts from popular attractions.

The guide is also available in Simplified Chinese here.

Elevate your experience this autumn. Inside find more on:

  • What’s On in Melbourne in Mad March and beyond
  • World-class sporting events: the Australian Grand Prix, Super Rugby and Rip Curl Pro
  • Big laughs and fantastic food: Melbourne International Comedy Festival and the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
  • Top tips for where to find outstanding coffee, superb sandwiches and the very best bars
  • Where to shop for market bargains and vintage music
  • Luxury spas and wellness in the city for weary travellers
  • Family friendly fun in art, culture and nature
And so much more!

Autumn issue