Victoria: On Record
It’s Public Record Office Victoria’s 40th anniversary and to celebrate they’re opening their doors and archives, inviting the public to take a walk through history and uncover some of Victoria’s best-kept secrets.
Location: Victorian Archives Centre, 99 Schiel St, North Melbourne
Dates: 22nd April- 28th June, 2013
ICQ Debate- Is ANZAC Day More Puffery or Substance?
We respect the tradition of ANZAC Day and what it represents, but have we taken it for granted? Historians, war veterans and writers come together to debate whether ANZAC Day is more puffery or substance.
Location: Melbourne Town Hall, Collins St
Dates: 6:30- 8:30pm, 30th April
Indoor Garden Party
Held at the iconic Myer Mural Hall is a garden party that is sure to be the talk of the town. Not only will there be delectable food, but the proceeds of your ticket go to the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation that helps disadvantaged women and children.
Location: Myer Mural Hall, 314-336 Bourke St, Melbourne
Dates: 2:30-4:30pm, 1st May
Beer Lovers Guide to Melbourne
There’s nothing like a good beer to wind down the week and Melbourne’s Good Beer Week is only a couple of weeks away. Why not start early with a walking tour through Melbourne’s finest microbreweries.
Location: Immigration Museum, 400 Flinders St
Dates: Thursdays, 23rd April, 2013- 31st March, 2014
2013 Australian and International Experimental Film Festival
See something a little less conventional and a little more inspiring at this year’s Experimental Film Festival.
Location: Loop, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne
Dates: 1st-5th May
Price: ticket prices vary- ($15-$30)
Who says autumn can’t outshine summer? Underground Autumn presents the country’s best DJ’s, choreographers and ballroom dancers.
Location: Revolt Artspace, 12 Elizabeth St, Kensington
Dates: 8pm, 4th May
Audi Festival of German Films
If their films are as good as their cars then this is a festival not to be missed. Screenings and talks will be held in participating venues around Melbourne, visit the website for more details.
Location: Kino Cinema- Collins Place 45 Collins St, Palace Cinema Como- Chapel St South Yarra
Dates: 1st – 15th May
Price: $12- $19.50