Royal Melbourne Show
19-29 September at Melbourne Showgrounds
The 2015 Royal Melbourne Show , Victoria’s largest and most iconic annual community event, attracts close to 500.000 people over 11 spectacular days. It offers a huge variety of unique memorable interactive agricultural experiences,tantalising food and wine tastes, pop-up restaurants, carnival rides, spactacular stunts, glittering nightly fireworks and much more. It is fun for young and old alike.
From 31 July until 8 November 2015, see Masterpieces from the Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great is at the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV).
The exhibition showcases one of the world’s greatest art collections. Featuring works by artists including Rembrandt, Rubens, Velázquez and Van Dyck, the exhibition offers a dazzling array of works including the finest group of Dutch and Flemish art to come to Australia.