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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.
28 May 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Landscape architect Andrew Laidlaw explains how the Working Wetlands project has developed innovative methods to manage the valuable collection.
Climate Watch Walk
8 Aug 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Join this guided walk in Melbourne Gardens and learn how climate change is affecting our plants and wildlife.
Open House Melbourne at Melbourne Gardens
29 Jul 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Gardens proudly opens the doors on two historic buildings: The National Herbarium of Victoria and The Melbourne Observatory.
6 Jul 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Koolin ngargee. Celebrate Aboriginal culture and language during NAIDOC week at Melbourne Gardens.
Winter Discovery Tour in Auslan
17 Jun 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
This Garden Discovery tour is offered exclusively to people who are deaf or hard of hearing, with the assistance of an Auslan interpreter.
ACMI Family Sundays: Gameplay
4 Jun 2017, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
Game on with a free day of live gaming, virtual reality and giant board games
ACMI Family Sundays: YouTube
2 Apr 2017, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
If you want to become the next YouTube sensation, ACMI have got the tools to get you started.
ACMI Family Sundays: Star Wars
7 May 2017, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
May the Fourth be with you this May as ACMI celebrates the 40th anniversary of sci-fi classic, Star Wars.
16 May 2017, State Library of Victoria
Learn how to find newspapers in hard copy, online and microfilm, and how to search for individual articles.
Silver – A Solitary Pleasure
5 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017, Gallery Voltaire
Martha Ackroyd Curtis returns to the sensations of pop culture and visual pleasure in this installation at Gallery Voltaire.
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