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Five great things: what to do in Melbourne this week

Five great things: what to do in Melbourne this week

From vintage Bond to ARIA-winning jazz and soul, there's heaps to do in and around Melbourne this week

  • by Portia Conyers-East

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Five great things to do this week in Melbourne

Five great things to do this week in Melbourne

From movies under the stars to DJ sets at the NGV, there's plenty to do in and around Melbourne this week.

  • by Arianna Lucente and Portia Conyers-East
10 great things to do and see in Melbourne this week

10 great things to do and see in Melbourne this week

From markets in the Docklands to movies at Pentridge, there's plenty to get up to in Melbourne.

  • by Portia Conyers-East and Arianna Lucente
Deep beneath Melbourne, Maree Clarke prepares for her biggest work yet

Deep beneath Melbourne, Maree Clarke prepares for her biggest work yet

Maree Clarke's expansive, five-station artwork is among many that will transform the daily commute.

  • by Andrew Stephens
Architecture students envision a new-look Melbourne

Architecture students envision a new-look Melbourne

The city's architecture and design students speculate on designs for the Melbourne landmarks.

  • by Ray Edgar
Empty shopfronts and laneways become galleries for new Melbourne festival

Empty shopfronts and laneways become galleries for new Melbourne festival

The inaugural art event will turn the top end of town into an al fresco gallery open 24 hours a day.

  • by Kerrie O'Brien
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Location, location, location: Which suburb is our biggest screen star?

Location, location, location: Which suburb is our biggest screen star?

Melbourne has been making it big in the movies and television since the very beginning. But which suburbs grab the most screen time?

  • by Karl Quinn
Walk this way: Melbourne's little streets to be transformed into pedestrian paradise

Walk this way: Melbourne's little streets to be transformed into pedestrian paradise

The CBD's Little streets are soon to be turned into urban oases with stencils of local indigenous flora and fauna as part of a drive to provide more space for pedestrians.

  • by Bianca Hall
After 20 years rock pranksters TISM are back, reissuing cult hits

After 20 years rock pranksters TISM are back, reissuing cult hits

The masked satirists, formerly known as This is Serious Mum, are still using their rock platform to insult public figures

  • by Craig Mathieson
Melbourne artists bridge cultures at the NGV Triennial

Melbourne artists bridge cultures at the NGV Triennial

A dozen Victorian artists and designers have prime locations in the NGV’s blockbuster exhibition.

  • by Ray Edgar
How did Melbourne become 'marvellous'?
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How did Melbourne become 'marvellous'?

Who first called Melbourne marvellous? Were they right? And has the descriptor stuck through the city's ups and downs?

  • by Tom Cowie