What’s On in Melbourne This Autumn
Melbourne International Film Festival
The Melbourne International Film Festival is one of the oldest film festivals in the world and the most significant screen event in Australia. This annual event showcases the best in current cinema from around the world. It is also committed to local film, being Australia’s largest showcase of new Australian cinema.
Melbourne Day 2018 commemorates Melbourne’s 183rd anniversary! Melbourne was founded in 1835 and this day is a celebration of the proud city it has become. Enjoy live music, the Melbourne regatta, a market in the Docklands, and much more!
Winter Night Markets
Queen Victoria Market
Wednesday Nights Jun 7 - Oct 4
Warm up your winter nights at this charming market. Enjoy the live music, open fires and over 30 stalls selling mouth-watering food and drink. Once you have a hot drink and something to eat, check out the fortune tellers and roving entertainment, or even have a go at the silent disco.
River Rink in Fed Square
July 1st – July 23rd
This winter, The River Rink in Fed Square is open for all to skate. Hire some skates and show off your skating skills in Melbourne. River Rink ensures a great day for everyone no matter you’re your experience level. If you are beginner you can hire skating aids to help you fly around the rink and help you improve your skating skills. Aside from the joy of skating, there is also food trucks, entertainment, and music so that everyone can experience their skating experience at River Rink!
The Winter Night Market at Queen Vic Market
June 21st – August 30th
Escape the cold winter of Melbourne and head to the Winter Night Market at Queen Victoria Market. At the Winter Market, you can walk around and enjoy beautiful light installations, stay warm with open fires, drink delicious hot cider, and a variety of different food from more than 30 food stalls throughout the market. Here you will also be exposed to a variety of designer stalls, musicians, performers, and much more. The Winter Market has much to offer, that will ensure everyone who enters to have an entertaining and enjoyable time!