Category Archives: events

Wheeler Centre’s New Spring Programme

The Wheeler Centre was launched in 2010 as a focal-point for Melbourne’s new City of Literature status. The building sits, unobtrusively, on the State Library of Victoria’s southern wing, gazing innocently at the QV centre across Little Lonsdale Street. This … Continue reading

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Movies Free and Cheap

If you’re anything like me, you are a bit of a movie tragic. As much as I love watching stuff from iTunes and streaming services like Quickflix, nothing compares to seeing a film up on the big screen. But with … Continue reading

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City Walking Tours

In her essay ‘City Tour Guides’, researcher John Wynn referred to tour leaders as ‘urban alchemists,’ almost mage-like in their ability to bring forth magic from banal streetscapes, and conjure fascinating stories out of thin air. There are a lot … Continue reading

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Events: Melbourne Day

Melbourne Day is a yearly event that celebrates the inception and history of one of the world’s most livable cities. Kicking off with a flag-raising ceremony, live entertainment and a journey through history from settlement to the present day, there’s … Continue reading

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