Play your own way - Play Melbourne
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Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Boxing Day Test

26 December

Join cricket fans at the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground for the Boxing Day Test match.

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Australian Open tennis at Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Grand Slam

Australian Open 2015

Tennis greats serve up their best at Melbourne Park for the first Grand Slam of the year.

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The Lion King, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Highlights

Play Melbourne

A packed agenda of food, wine, sports and arts is your introduction to the best of Melbourne – from its creative, exciting city centre, to its buzzing neighbourhood hubs. It's the gateway to Victoria's world-class wineries, natural springs, peninsulas, spectacular coastline and alpine villages. Discover more when you play Melbourne.

Things to do

Sweatshop, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Bars

Take an unexpected turn, duck into one of Melbourne's famed laneways, scamper up some stairs and take a tipple in a bar with a distinct personality.

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Luluc, Northcote Social Club, Melbourne. Image courtesy: Carbie Warbie

Live music

Variety and energy characterise entertainment and nightlife in Victoria. Melbourne features an ever-changing number of trendy clubs, bars and live music venues.

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Lucy Folk, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Shopping

Whether you're after high fashion, independent local designers, jewellery, furniture or fine art, find out where to start your spree in Melbourne.

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Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Art and culture

Melbourne is home to world-class arts and cultural heritage institutions, cutting-edge design and dynamic festivals and community events.

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Destinations

Centre Place, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

City laneways

There's always an exhilarating thrill to be had in Melbourne's hive of bustling, creative laneways with their boutiques, restaurants, cafes and bars.

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Records at Sonido, Gertrude Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Gertrude Street

Take the amount of time you've allotted to hang out on Gertrude Street, and double it to get to grips with this microcosm of Fitzroy's best bits.

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Ceiling detail, Cathedral Arcade, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

City arcades

Do a modern version of "the block", a century-old form of cruising Melbourne's arcades that takes in cutting-edge artwork, fashion, music and design.

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Sun Theatre, Yarraville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Yarraville

Mix the best bits of a dynamic inner-city neighbourhood with a welcoming village vibe and you get Yarraville, just 10km from the centre of Melbourne.

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