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Want to play, eat, drink, game, repeat? Melbourne has you covered from board games to eSports and everything in between.

Melbourne is a city that rewards the imaginative, adventurous and creative. From art-adorned laneways to the big stage, you’ll find just what you need to get your fix of pop culture, gaming, sport, and art.

discover melbourne

There’s always something new to discover in Melbourne’s creative laneways with hole-in-the-wall cafes and bars, famed restaurants and hidden boutiques.


Check out Australia’s biggest video games venue Fortress Melbourne, GG EZ Bar or Ballers Clubhouse.

test your skills

For those feeling brave, test your skill at TRAPT Bar and Escape Rooms or Virtual Room: Virtual Reality Escape Room.

Art & Culture

Once you’ve had your fill of gaming, go and grab a coffee, have a lazy brunch and don’t miss masterful exhibitions including The Picasso Century at NGV International and Light: Works from Tate’s Collection or The Story of the Moving Image at ACMI.

Must See Productions

The show goes on with the must-see blockbuster production Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Princess Theatre. If you’re wanting the perfect mix of hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, be sure to see the Tony®, Grammy®, Olivier and Pulitzer Prize winning musical Hamilton at Her Majesty’s Theatre.

Sporting calendar

Melbourne’s sporting calendar is teeming with world-class events, so grab your guernsey and head to the iconic MCG for the AFL Finals Series. Coming soon are the Melbourne Cup Carnival, T20 World Cup and Australian Open.

street art

Wander and explore street art scattered throughout the city at Hosier Lane, Meyers Place, AC/DC Lane, Duckboard Place, Blender Lane, Union Lane. How many Baby Yoda’s can you spot?

live music

Turn up the volume on live music, as it fills every corner of Melbourne every night. Embrace the noise of ALWAYS LIVE and be part of a crowd that celebrates local and international acts.

Plan where you play at visitmelbourne.com