Top 5 Events in Melbourne

Melbourne is one of the brightest and most dazzling cities in the whole of Australia and constantly boasts an exciting array of festivities and events. From food to fine wine, flowers and horticulture to sport and laughter, you are never short of things to see and do in the city of Melbourne. Take a look at these top 5 events that grace the banks of the Yarra River and put Melbourne on the map.

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Food lovers and connoisseurs of the perfect bottle will fall head over heels with the annual food and wine festival. With the biggest chef names in town, tons of farmers markets and plenty of stalls offering divine tasting sessions this is the only way to explore the best of Australia’s food culture.

Australia Open

Tennis lovers will adore the hype and excitement that follows the fabulous and famous Australia Open. You can watch la crème de la crème of the tennis world battle it on the lawn as you watch in awe with strawberries and cream. The city gets swept up fully in tennis fever with games being broadcast in all the bars and pubs.

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Get ready to split your sides with the incredible International Comedy Festival. Every spring the comedy stores, theatres and streets are teeming with laughs a minute. This year there were close to four hundred live shows covering every edge of comedy you can think of. With lots of child friendly events to suit, the whole family can lavish in the fun of the comedy festival.

Australian Formula One Grand Prix

Those with a need for speed will love the fast paced energy of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix. Not only can you watch the races in the gorgeous Albert Park but you can catch all kinds of action on the grandstand. Along with track races the city teems with lashings of live entertainment and some of the hottest names in the Grand Prix are sure to be spotted.

Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show

See a world of color and delight the senses with the stunning Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show. You can see award gardens in full bloom, rare and exotic species, floral design workshops and so much more. This is the perfect chance to find inspirational delights for your own garden, purchase pretty plants and soak up lots of live entertainment, fun and games.

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