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Free events in Melbourne 
Melbourne has so much going on, and there are always plenty of events that are free. You may still need to book, however, so check individual events for details.

Plotting the Exhibition - Wednesday 05 April 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Plotting the Exhibition

5 Apr 2017, Leigh Scott Room, Level 1 Baillieu Library
Hear Peter Mitchelson talk on paper conservation for the exhibition 'Plotting the Island: dreams, discovery and disaster'.
Plotting the Island: Dreams, Discovery and Disaster - Thursday 23 February 2017 to Sunday 16 July 2017 - Exhibitions

Plotting the Island: Dreams, Discovery and Disaster

23 Feb 2017 - 16 Jul 2017, The University of Melbourne
This exhibition navigates both real and imaginary voyages, seeing the island of Australia as a pivotal destination.
Indigenous Rock Art and Printmaking - Monday 08 May 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Indigenous Rock Art and Printmaking

8 May 2017, The University of Melbourne
The richness and diversity of rock art is celebrated through this illustrated lecture covering creative responses through the medium of print.
Duo Agogo  - Thursday 06 April 2017, 7:30pm to 8:30pm - Music

Duo Agogo

6 Apr 2017, Grainger Museum
Join Duo Agogo (Adam May and Paul Carey) for a performance of samba, choro and baia guitar, featuring the Brazilian cavaquinho at the Grainger Museum.
Sam Lemann and His Trio  - Thursday 27 April 2017, 7:30pm to 8:30pm - Music

Sam Lemann and His Trio

27 Apr 2017, Grainger Museum
Join Sam Lemann and his trio for a selection of sweet sounds from the pre-amplified days, featuring the ukulele, mandolin and vintage jazz guitar.
End of Summer Zumba Party - Monday 27 March 2017, 7pm to 8pm - Community events & fundraisers

End of Summer Zumba Party

27 Mar 2017, Southbank Library at Boyd
Come and join a free outdoors Zumba class to say a last goodbye to summer!
Live and Graphic at City Library - Saturday 08 April 2017 to Saturday 22 April 2017 - Talks & workshops

Live and Graphic at City Library

8 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017, City Library
Drop by The Gallery at City Library and unleash your graphic creativity at these drop-in workshops.
The Melbourne Cufflink Exhibition and Acquisitive Prize - Friday 25 August 2017 to Saturday 09 September 2017 - Exhibitions

The Melbourne Cufflink Exhibition and Acquisitive Prize

25 Aug 2017 - 9 Sep 2017, Lord Coconut
Lord Coconut presents the fifth annual Melbourne Cufflink Exhibition and Student Acquisitive Prize.
Skull - Friday 02 June 2017 to Saturday 24 June 2017 - Exhibitions

Skull

2 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017, Lord Coconut
Human skull-inspired jewellery has been around for centuries. This exhibition features the contemporary use of human skull imagery in men's jewellery.
We All Have a Cross to Bear - Friday 28 April 2017 to Saturday 20 May 2017 - Exhibitions

We All Have a Cross to Bear

28 Apr 2017 - 20 May 2017, Lord Coconut
An exhibition of cross-inspired jewellery for men.

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