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Marvellous things to eat, wonderful games to playRippon Lea's 27th Teddy Bears' Picnic is on this Sunday, February 26th.
The annual Teddy Bears' Picnic at Rippon Lea Estate has become a family favourite event, and this year is sure to be nothing less.
Admission prices are as followed:
Child: $10 (children under 3 are free!)
Family: $45 (2 adults 2 children)
Sun: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
The River Terrace will again host many vendors selling an exciting range of Japanese street food, crafts, and wares.
Games and activities will also be held and are not to be missed.
This fantastic cultural experience is sure to entertain the whole family.
24 Feb 2017 to 25 Feb 2017
The hallowed MCG turf will be transformed from a playing surface to a viewing surface with the launch of spectacular open-air cinema this summer.
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS ✨ Nothing beats a night watching a great movie with your besties, especially when it's on the big screen at an outdoor cinema in an awesome, iconic Melbourne location like the @mcg1853 - We're excited for the return of Cinema at the 'G this summer... And we are giving away tickets to the opening night screening of Lion! Read all about it and enter now via the link in our bio 🎥 #cinemaattheg #MCG #melbourne #outdoorcinema
Bring blankets, pillows and snacks or enjoy a range of cinema 'yummies' from the MCG onsite caterers.
Street art Melbourne visitors will love to explore can be found scattered throughout the city and surrounding suburbs
The Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix is held in Melbourne, Australia at the Albert Park Motor raceway Circuit
BATMAN MARKET is BACK for the summer:
feb 04 | feb 11 | feb 18 | feb 25
4pm - 10pm
Batman Night Market Every Saturday night | Live Music | Food Trucks |Good Times
Chinese New Year presented by Batman Market, Taiwan Association of Australia Melbourne and Batman Royale
Feb 11 2017 | 4pm - 10pm
Royal Botanic Gardens
Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004
Until 2 Apr 2017
Enjoy an evening at Melbourne's original summer outdoor cinema. Held in the Royal Botanic Gardens sit back an enjoy the film as the sun goes down.
Bring your own picnic OR select snacks, food and drinks from the on-site food-truck and bar.
For prices and more information visit Melbourne's Moonlit Cinema
Melbourne's magnificient Back Beaches or ocean beaches offer great opportunities for families to swim, surf, beachcombe, fossick and explore.
Loving Melbourne Day Tours offered by the Viatour tour company where you explore things to do in Victoria presented by professional Australian tour guides
Melbourne Australia is the best place to enjoy a memorable family getaway: top free things to do, great Melbourne attractions, amazing daytrips and exciting vacation destinations.