An indispensable handbook


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 unparalleled restaurants, bars and boutiques and unforgettable experiences to suit every visitor.
Meander through mind-blowing museums and art galleries and don’t stop there – take note of the events calendar, perennially bursting at the seams with spectacular world-class sport and cultural festivals and events defined by the seasons.
Celebrate the good life in regional Victoria with long beach days turning into balmy nights. Enjoy nature’s bounty at events and festivals throughout the regions.

Download the OVG summer 2023/4 (PDF, 190 KB) 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.

* Cover illustration by Paink

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Where to find a printed guide

Hard copies of the guide can be picked up at one of the following key distribution points:

  • Melbourne CBD Hotels
  • Southgate Shopping Centre
  • Block Arcade
  • Melbourne visitor information centres
  • Melbourne Skybus
  • Melbourne Airport T4 arrivals and international terminals
  • Avalon Airport