Arts, Music and Culture


Includes: arts memberships – Theatres, arts centres, art festivals, arts companies and more

MUSIC / ARTS SCENE


Artistic / Creative / Music / Social Events or Exhibitions or Festivals


Overall Artistic Event Databases

Art season guides – Printed publications – By theatre companies, performing companies, arts centres, events spaces and more.

Art openings Australia – Art gallery opening portal – http://artopeningsmelbourne.blogspot.com.au/

Big Ticket (The) – Australian Music Festival Guide – http://thebigticket.com.au/

Concrete playground – arts and entertainment – http://concreteplayground.com/melbourne/category/arts-entertainment/
** Find Festival (Guide to music festivals – Australia) – http://www.findfestival.com/

Melbourne CBD Buskers portal- http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/film-music-busking/street-entertainment-busking/Pages/street-efntertainment-busking.aspx and permits – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/film-music-busking/street-entertainment-busking/busking-permits/Pages/busking-permits.aspx

Music Festivals – Visit Victoria – http://www.visitvictoria.com/Things-to-do/Entertainment/Live-music/Music-festivals

Music Festivals – Visit Melbourne – http://www.visitmelbourne.com/Things-to-do/Entertainment/Music-festivals

Visit Victoria – Art, theatre and culture portal – http://www.visitvictoria.com/Regions/Melbourne/Things-to-do/Art-theatre-and-culture

Whats on Melbourne – Art exhibitions – https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/Exhibitions/Art/Pages/Art.aspx
Whats on Melbourne – Design and craft exhibitions – https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Whatson/Exhibitions/DesignandCraft/Pages/DesignandCraft.aspx

Wikipedia – Arts festivals in Australia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Arts_festivals_in_Australia
Wikipedia – Cultural festivals in Australia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Cultural_festivals_in_Australia


Music Focused – Databases / Listings / Related / News
AU Review – http://www.theaureview.com/
– Music – http://music.theaureview.com/

Australian Music network – https://themusicnetwork.com/

Age Melbourne Music awards – Late November – http://www.theage.com.au/entertainment/age-music-victoria-awards
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/theagemusicvictoriaawards/

Bank of Melbourne – Music Bank Award – http://info.bankofmelbourne.com.au/melbmusicbank/
Beat magazine (Music, food, events and more) – http://www.beat.com.au
– Music – http://www.beat.com.au/music-splash
– Arts – http://www.beat.com.au/arts-splash
– Columns – http://www.beat.com.au/columns-splash
– Gig guide – http://www.beat.com.au/gig-guide
– Festivals – http://www.beat.com.au/festivals-splash
– Travel – http://www.beat.com.au/travel
– TV – http://www.beat.com.au/beat-tv-splash
– Venues portal – http://www.beat.com.au/venues-splash

Broadsheet Entertainment news and portal – https://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/entertainment/
Corner Hotel – http://cornerhotel.com/
Faster louder – http://www.fasterlouder.com.au/gigguide/melbourne

Go Hear (Live gig app) – http://www.gohear.com.au/
Gram – http://www.gram.net.au
Howler – http://www.h-w-l-r.com/
In the Mix – http://www.inthemix.com.au
Live Guide (Melbourne arts and music events portal) – http://www.liveguide.com.au/melbourne

Mess and Noise – http://www.messandnoise.com/

** Music Feeds (News and events) – http://musicfeeds.com.au/
– Music feeds – News – http://musicfeeds.com.au/news/

Music (The) (Music, food and more) – http://www.themusic.com.au
– Daily Melbourne gig guide (Within each edition of the publication – View on Issuu epublication portal)

Sections:
News – http://themusic.com.au/news/latest
Music guide – http://events.themusic.com.au/
Music – http://themusic.com.au/music/all-music
Festival – http://themusic.com.au/festivals
Film and TV – http://themusic.com.au/film-and-tv/all-film-and-tv
Comdy
Arts
Culture
Win
Store

Music Victoria (Portal of Victorian music) – http://www.musicvictoria.com.au
– Melbourne music city app – http://www.musicvictoria.com.au/melbourne_music_city_app
Polyester Records (Fitzroy) – http://www.polyesterrecords.com/

Rip it up – http://ripitup.com.au/
Songkick (Music artist portal) – http://www.songkick.com/
Tone deaf (Melbourne music and gig news) – http://www.tonedeaf.com.au/

Triple J – Gig Guide – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/gigguide/


Music centres / stores

Stores:
Melbourne record stores – https://digginmelbourne.wordpress.com/


Artistic events

Festival elements:
Festival Hubs
Awards (and ceremony)
Development programme and outreach
Members
Stages
Club
Art Installations
Artistic grants
Ticketing
Sponsors
Venues

Music events types:
Restaurants
Bars
Lounges
Music festival side show concerts
Hotel Jazz bars
Hotel lobby – music and piano


Specific Notable Events – Music and arts

01 – Metropolitan Melbourne

ACCA – Annual new arts festival (March to May) –
ACMI – After dark Fridays –

Acland street projection festival – September

AIDC – Australian International Documentary Conference (Industry) – Late February / March – ACMI Federation square – https://www.aidc.com.au/

Australian movie and comic expo (mid October) – http://www.amcexpo.com.au/

Arts Centre – Jazz High tea (First Sunday of the month – March to October – The pavilion – 3pm) – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/seasons/jazz-high-tea
– Riverside Jazz club (June)
Art town (April – Arts festival – chapel street precinct) – http://www.arttown.com.au

Arts open – Castlemaine arts event – March – http://www.artsopen.com.au/

Asia Pacific triennial of arts – January to April – Every 3 years – Arts centre Victoria – https://www.asiatopa.com.au/

Australian Burlesque festival (June) – http://www.australianburlesquefest.com/

Australian Dance Awards – September – http://ausdance.org.au/projects/details/australian-dance-awards
Australian dance sport Championships (December) – http://www.theaustralianchampionship.com.au/

Australian Latin dance championships (July) – http://www.australianlatindancechampionships.com.au/
– Also state finals held in June.

Australian library and information association – Library and information week – late may – http://www.Alia.org.au/liw

Australian world music expo – Late November – http://www.awme.com.au/

Autumn harvest festival – Lavandula, Hepburn springs – mid May –

Babylon festival – Labour day weekend March – Carapooee west – https://babylon.net.au/
Ballarat foto biennale – August – https://ballaratfoto.org/
Ballarat Summer Sundays, Ballarat (Every Sunday in January)
BBC Proms Australia (Classical music festival – Mid April for 4 days) – http://bbcpromsaustralia.com/

Bendigo Blues and Roots Music Festival, Rosalind Park (November) – http://www.bendigobluesandroots.com.au/

Best Of Both Sides Festival – May – Hosted by Lucky Coq and Bimbo Deluxe
Beyond the valley music festival (New years) – http://www.beyondthevalley.com.au/
Biennale lab – Queen Victoria Market –
Blak and Bright (Indigenous Literary festival) – (Late February) – http://www.blakandbright.com.au/
Blues at the briars – Mount Martha, Mornington peninsula – late January
Boroondara Summer music series (Saturdays in February) – http://www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/our-city/arts-culture/summer-music
Bright Autumn Festival (April)http://www.brightautumnfestival.org.au/

Bruthen blues and arts festival – February – http://www.bruthenblues.com.au
By The meadow Music festival (April) –

Carlton baths YMCA Music sundays – Sundays from 1pm – Summer months – http://www.carltonbaths.ymca.org.au/participate/sunday-at-the-baths.html

Castlemaine jazz festival (June)http://castlemainejazzfestival.com.au/
Chapel street summer sessions – various music acts in January – http://chapeloffchapel.com.au/

Cities of architecture event series – January to August, Once a month- Australian Centre for Contemporary Art – http://acca.melbourne/series/cities-of-architecture/ and tickets – https://www.evbeentbrite.com.au/e/cities-of-architecture-2017-tickets-30062868850
Classics (The) – Summer outdoor concert seies (Saturdays in February – 6, 13, 27) – Misc parks in Stonnington council – http://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Discover/Events/The-Classics-Opera

Comedy Festival (Melbourne International) (March / April)http://www.comedyfestival.com.au/

– Cheap tickets – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/tickets/cheap-tickets
– How to book – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/tickets/how-to-book

– Shows – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2018/shows

– Beat guide to melbourne international comedy festival – https://issuu.com/FurstMedia/docs/
– Online digital programme (and previous guides)- Released late February – http://guide.comedyfestival.com.au/#folio=1

– News – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/2018/news/festival-news
– Podcasts – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/podcasts
– Partners – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/partners
– Planning – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/festival-info
– Roadshow – https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/roadshow

Connect and create Victoria – Victorian government – song hubs initiatuve and new music festival for songwriters and composers new festival

Co presents – RMIT music festival (November) – https://www.facebook.com/pg/copresents/events/

Craft Cubed – Craft festival (August) – http://www.craft.org.au/see/craft-cubed/

Creamfields electronic music festival – November – http://www.creamfieldsaus.com/ and https://audiencetools.io/application/CFAUS17 and https://www.facebook.com/creamfieldsaus/

Creative state summit – June – http://creativestatesummit.com/

Creative Victoria – Regional Centre for Culture – annual arts and culture focus on a region initiative
– Changes annually.

Dance massive – March – dance festival Melbourne – Melbourne city council arts centres – http://www.dancemassive.com.au

Darebin Music feast (Late October to Early November) – http://www.musicfeast.com.au

Day on the green – Rochford winery, Yarra valley and also other wineries in Victoria (Held throughout the year) – http://www.adayonthegreen.com.au/

and https://www.facebook.com/pg/adayonthegreen/events/

Due west – Inner western arts festival – by Maribyrnong council – August – https://www.duewestfestival.com.au
Earthcore (Bush music festival) –
Echuca Moama annual Winter Blues Festival (July) – http://winterblues.com.au/

Edinburgh Tattoo (Mid February) – http://www.edinburghtattoo.com.au/

Electric gardens Music festival (Moonee Valley racecourse) 26 January (Australia day) – http://www.electricgardens.com.au/
Electric Parade music festival – Sidney Myer Music Bowl – Mid February – http://www.electricparade.com.au/
Emerge in Yarra – Late June –
Various locations in the City of Yarra

Emerging Jazz festival – Bennetts lane Jazz club – http://www.emergingjazzfestival.com

Emerging Writers Festival (Late June)http://www.emergingwritersfestival.org.au/
– Digital writers festival – Late October – http://www.digitalwritersfestival.com/ and http://www.emergingwritersfestival.org.au/digital/
Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/EmergingWritersFestival/events/

Etsy Craft Parties (Annual event – June – Fitzroy / Brunswick) – https://www.etsy.com/au/craft-party and http://www.etsy.com/craftparty

Fed Square Live summer series(Free open outdoors music series – Annually from November to March – Federation Square) – http://fedsquare.com/events/fed-square-live

Festival of live art – Footscray arts centre (March)- http://fola.com.au/

For the love – http://www.fortheloveftl.com/

Gertrude Street Projections Festival – Fitzroy (July)http://gspf.com.au/
Flair Melbourne – Arts and art event (Flinders lane based) – http://www.flairmelbourne.com/
Foggy Mountain Bluegrass Festival, Kinglake Ranges – October
Gasworks – day out sporing festival – Albert Park (November) – http://www.gasworks.org.au/event/gasworks-day-out-spring-music-festival/
Geelong Afterdark (Pop up night of arts) – 6 May – 6 to 10pm – http://www.geelongafterdark.com.au
Glow winter arts festival – August – (Stonnington council) – http://www.glowfestival.com.au
Golden Plains Music festival (Mid March – Meredith) – http://goldenplains.com.au
Grampians Jazz festival (Mid February – Halls Gap) – http://grampiansjazzfestival.com.au/
Grampians Music Festival – February – https://grampiansmusicfestival.com/
Grooving the moo music festival (Late April / Early May – Bendigo) – http://www.gtm.net.au/
Healesville music festival (November) – http://www.healesvillemusicfestival.com.au/

Herring Island Arts Festival (January to Early April) – http://www.herringislandfestival.org.au/

– Herring Island Environmental Sculpture Park & Gallery – 13 January to 15 April 2018
http://www.herringislandfestival.org.au/ and http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/herring-island

– Gallery Open 11:30am to 4:30pm
– Open only on weekends, Australia Day, Labour Day and the Monday after Easter
– How to access – http://www.herringislandfestival.org.au/p/where-is-it.html

– Punt – 11am to 5:00pm from the Como Landing (Melway Map 2M C2). There is a modest charge for the punt service – currently $2 for adults or $5 for families.
Hidden Faces – Salon des Refuses Exhibition – (August to November) – Pan pacific South wharf

Horsham Country Music Festival – April

Ideas on design events (Education, seminars and more) – http://ideasondesign.net/
Inverloch Jazz festival (March)http://www.inverlochjazzfestival.com/

Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) – Mid feb – part of Melbourne writers festival touring program – http://mwf.com.au/jlf-melbourne/

Kyneton music fest (October) – http://www.kynetonmusicfestival.com.au/
Laneway festival (Late February – Footscray)- http://lanewayfestival.com/
Leaps and bounds music festival (July – Yarra Council) – http://www.leapsandboundsmusicfestival.com/
Listen out festival (St Kilda – Late September) – http://www.listenout.com.au/

Lorne festival of performing arts (Late August / Early September) – http://www.fopa.com.au/

Lorne Sculpture Biennale – Lorne – (March to April) – http://lornesculpture.com/

Maldon Folk festival (Late October) – http://www.maldonfolkfestival.com/
Marysville Jazz and blues festival (October)http://www.marysvillejazzandblues.com/

Melbourne antiques and art fair – may – http://www.aaada.org.au/melbournefair
Melbourne Art Fair – (Royal Exhbition centre – Mid to late August) – http://melbourneartfoundation.com/melbourne-art-fair/
Melbourne art week (Late August) – http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Placestogo/Galleries/Melbourne_Art_Week/Pages/Melbourne_Art_Week.aspx

MelbourneEast Arts Festival – August – Holy Trinity Anglican Church – http://www.mearts.org.au/

Melbourne Cabaret Festival (Late June) – http://www.melbournecabaret.com

Melbourne Day (August) – http://melbourneday.com.au/

Melbourne Fashion Week Festival (March – Autumn / Winter fashions) – Includes Runways, Fashion industry events and free street eventshttp://www.vamff.com.au/ and Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/MelbourneFashionFestival/

– Areas:
Fashion – https://vamff.com.au/events/?cat=fashion
Arts – https://vamff.com.au/events/?cat=arts
Free – https://vamff.com.au/events/?cat=free
Ideas – https://vamff.com.au/events/?cat=ideas
Plaza – https://vamff.com.au/events/?cat=plaza

Melbourne Fashion Week Festival – Spring (Early September – Spring / Summer fashions)https://mfw.melbourne.vic.gov.au/

– paid events, student runways and premium runways – https://premier.ticketek.com.au/shows/show.aspx?sh=MFW

Melbourne Festival (October)http://festival.melbourne/ and http://www.theage.com.au/melbournefestival

– Melbourne art trams (October to April)- http://www.festival.melbourne/arttrams
– Festival HQ in Forumn theatre melbourne

Melbourne Fringe Festival (Mid September to October)http://www.melbournefringe.com.au/

– Categories of events:
Cabaret, Circus, Comedy, Dance, Kids, Live art, Music, Performance, Social events, Visual art, Words and ideas
– Includes – Fringe westside (Maribyrnong area fringe) –
https://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/festivalcity/Festivals-Activations/Fringe-Westside-2017

Melbourne International Animation Week (Late June)http://www.miaf.net/
Melbourne International Design Week (Early to Mid May)http://www.designmattersvictoria.com/

Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show (April) – http://www.melbflowershow.com.au/
Melbourne international games week (October / November) – http://gamesweek.melbourne/
Melbourne International Jazz Festival (Late May to Early June)http://melbournejazz.com/

Melbourne womens internatonal Jazz festival – Late nov to Early dec – http://www.mwijf.org
Melbourne music theatre festival – Mid January – http://melbournemusicaltheatrefestival.com/

Melbourne Music Week (Mid to Late November)http://http://www.whatsonmelbourne.com.au/mmw
– events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/melbmusic/events/

Melbourne Open House (City Architectural event)  (Late July)http://www.openhousemelbourne.org/

Melbourne International Singers Festival – June

Melbourne sessions – BY APRA – http://themelbournesessions.com.au/
– Program – http://themelbournesessions.com.au/whats-on/full-program/

Melbourne webfest – International web series festival (June) – http://www.melbournewebfest.com/

Melbourne Writers Festival (Late August)http://www.mwf.com.au/

Mercedes benz – design award – November – https://mercedes-benzdesignaward.com.au/

Meredith Music festival (Mid December – Near Geelong) – http://www.mmf.com.au/
Mildura Country Music Festival (Late September) – http://www.milduracountrymusic.com.au/
Mildura Jazz food and Wine (Late October)http://www.artsmildura.com.au/Jazz-Food-and-Wine-Festival/

Mildura Jazz Festival – October / November
Mimir Chamber music festival – by University of Melbourne – (August / September) – http://mcm.unimelb.edu.au/community-engagement
Moonee tunes music festival (March) – http://www.mooneetunes.com,au
Moomba Festival (Early March)http://moomba.melbourne.vic.gov.au/
Moreart (Moreland public art festival) – October – http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au/moreart
Mornington winter jazz and blues festival – June –

Mornington peninsula writers festival

Mountaingrass Bluessgrass Festival – Harrietville – November –
Mount Beauty Music festival (April)http://www.musicmuster.org.au/

Mudfest (Bi annual student art show) – http://www.mudfest2015.com

Murray River International Music festival (January)http://www.artsmildura.com.au/Murray-River-International-Music-Festival

Nagambie lake opera festival – Nagambie, Victoria (Early October) – http://www.nagambielakesoperafestival

National bookshop day – August – http://www.booksellers.org.au/
National Play festival (July) – Playwriting and screenwriting – Held at Malthouse theatre.

Nite Art (Night multi venue arts events) (on one night in Melbourne – July)http://niteart.com.au/
Next Wave Arts Festival (April/May)http://nextwave.org.au/

and https://www.facebook.com/pg/NextWaveFestival/events/

*** National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – Friday nights music series – Ticketed event (Summer – October to April / Winter – May to September) -http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/program-series/friday-nights/

*** National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – Summer Sun event and music series – FREE event (February)- https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/program-series/ngv-summer-sundays/

National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – Triennial (Major arts event)– Starting December 2017 to March 2018 (every 3 years) – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/exhibition/triennial/
NGV Architecture Commission – Installation in the NGV garden – December to March

NGV Melbourne design week (Organised by the NGV) – March – https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/melbourne-design-week/

– Types of events: Free, Exhibition, launches, talks, tours, workshops
– Topic areas: https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/melbourne-design-week/design-routes
Craft currents, urban futures, makers, digital distruption, design communication, sustaining cities, creative values

NGV Melbourne art book fair (Annual event – May) –
https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/melbourne-design-week/melbourne-art-book-fair and http://www.ngvartbookfair.com/
– includes – RMIT Design Futures Lab events and International Typography Symposium

Newport folk festival – Early July – http://newportfolkfestival.org.au/ and http://www.nffc.org.au/festival.shtml
Oakleigh Music Festival(March) –

Open space mixed arts festival (Abbotsford convent – November) – http://abbotsfordconvent.com.au/whats-on/events-exhibitions/open-spaces
Opera in the alps – Beechworth (January) – https://www.australianmusicevents.com.au/opera-in-the-alps-performance-details.htm

Opera in the Market (February) Victoria Market – and https://www.operainthemarket.com.au/ https://www.australianmusicevents.com.au/opera-in-the-market/event-details/
Opera in the Bowl by Opera Australia (free – Myer music Bowl – December) – https://opera.org.au/melbourne/mazda-opera-in-the-bowl
Other art fair (Organised by Saatchi) – Melbourne – May – The facility Melbourne Kensington – http://melbourne.theotherartfair.com/

Oz Comicon (Late June)http://www.ozcomiccon.com/
Paradise Music Festival, Lake Mountain (Nov)
Parliament house Victoria – Spring street beat (November) – http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/about/spring-street-beat
Patchewollock Music Festival
Pause festival (Digital innovation) – (Early to mid February) – http://pausefest.com.au/
Peninsula picnic – Mornington racecourse – April – http://www.peninsulapicnic.com.au
Peninsula summer music festival – january – http://www.peninsulafestival.org.au
Performance interaction collaboration – Queensbridge square – (Mid October)
Philip Island Jazz Festival – November –
Photomarathon Melbourne (May) – http://www.photomarathonmelbourne.com.au/
Piknic Electronic – Music Music bowl – Sunday sessions Mid January to Early April – Season pass or individual sessions – http://www.piknicelectronik.com.au/ and http://www.ticketmaster.com.au/PIKNIC-ELECTRONIK-tickets/artist/

Pitch music and arts festival – March –

Poppy seed theatre festival – November – http://www.poppyseedfestival.com/
Port fairy spring music festival
Port Fairy Folk festival (Early March)http://www.portfairyfolkfestival.com/
Provocare – Chapel street arts festival – Late July – http://www.provocare.com.au/
Queenscliff Music Festival (Late November)http://www.qmf.net.au/

Rainbow Serpent Music festival – Lexton, Victoria – Late January – https://www.rainbowserpent.net/
Radio music-thons / festivals *refer to individual radio stations*
Rare book fair – (Part of rare book week) July – University of Melbourne
http://www.rarebookweek.com

RAW artists (events across the world – by city) – Seasonal events – showcases indie talent in visual art, film, fashion design, music, performance art, hair and makeup artistry, and photography – https://www.rawartists.org/
– Melbourne – https://www.rawartists.org/melbourne/

Ring cycle by Opera Australia -(November) – https://opera.org.au/melbourne/ring-cycle
Riverboats Music Festival – Echuca / Moama – February

Royal botanic gardens – summer sessions – Jardin tan restaurant- every Sunday in summer

Screen futures – Summit and youth media festival – July – http://screenfutures.com/

Secret garden festival – brownlow hill farm – late February – http://www.secretgardenfestival.com.au/

Soulfest (Soul Music Festival) (Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne) (Late October) – http://soulfest.com.au/

Sounds like summer – street party (Bourke street – Melbourne CBD) – (1st January)

Southbank series – Melbourne recital centre – (February to December)- http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/southbank/

Spoken word festival – Melbourne Spoken Word & Poetry Festival – May / June – https://www.mswpf.com.au/

Stereosonic (November)http://www.stereosonic.com.au

St Jerome’s laneway Festival (Footscray) – http://melbourne.lanewayfestival.com/
Stonnington Jazz festival (May)http://www.stonningtonjazz.com.au/
Sugar Mountain Music and arts festival (Arts centre – late January) – http://sugarmountainfestival.com/
Summersalt Festival (February)http://www.summersaltfestival.com.au

Summer sessions at Ripponlea (Music and Food) – Sundays from January to March – http://www.ripponleaestate.com.au/event/summer-sessions/

Sunset Series / summer series – Music and dance sessions – Over two to three weekends in January – Fitzroy gardens, Melbourne CBD

Summer series – Fairfield – Sunday evening in February – http://yarracityarts.com.au/event/fairfield-summer-series/

Sunset sounds (Malvern and Prahran parks) – (Sundays in January) – Stonnington council -http://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Discover/Events/

SupaNova (Pop culture, sci fi and anime fest) (April) – http://www.supanova.com.au/
Supergraph (Graphic arts exhbition)  (Mid February)http://www.supergraph.com.au/
Sustainable Living festival  (Month of February)http://www.slf.org.au/

Stage art (Roaming plays and theatre) – http://www.stageart.com.au/

Sweet valley sounds music festival (February)

Theatre people (Portal of Theatre around Melbourne and Wider Australia) – http://www.theatrepeople.com.au/

Tram Sessions – http://tramsessions.com/

Ultra electronic music festival – February – Myer music bowl – http://ultraaustralia.com/tickets and https://www.facebook.com/ultraaustralia/

University of Melbourne – Shakespeare 400 events – http://shakespeare400.unimelb.edu.au/

VCE season of excellence(Secondary Student Arts exhbitions) (February to June)http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/seasonofexcellence
– Includes
Top Class (Dance and Monologues)
Top Screen (Film)
Top Design (Design and photography)
Top Arts (Photography, Painting etc)
Top Acts (Drama and Music performance)

Vidcon melbourne – September – http://vidconaustralia.com/

Wandiligong music festival (April)

Wangaratta Jazz (October)http://wangarattajazz.com/

(A) Weekend in the gardens (Throughout the year) – royal botanic gardens – http://www.aweekend.com.au

West projections festival – Footscray – August – https://www.westprojections.com/
– Program and map – https://www.westprojections.com/program-map/

White night (All night arts event) –
https://whitenight.com.au/
– Full programme and maps released closer to event dates
– Held from 7pm to 2am

Melbourne – February –
Bendigo – September
Ballarat – March
Geelong – October

Whittlesea Country Music Festival (Early February) – http://www.whittleseacountrymusicfestival.com.au/
Williamstown literary festival (June) – http://willylitfest.org.au/

Woodend winter arts festival (Weekend in June) – http://woodendwinterartsfestival.org.au/

WOW – Women of the World Festival Melbourne – March – Footscray arts centre -http://footscrayarts.com/event/wow-women-of-the-world-festival-melbourne/

Word for word (Non fiction writers festival – Geelong) – October – http://www.wordforwordfestival.com.au/

Yackandandah Folk Festival (Mar)

Yirramboi first nations arts festival – Indigenous festival – May – http://yirramboi.net.au/

Zoo Twilights (Melbourne Zoo – Summer months) – http://www.zoo.org.au/twilights

Melbourne local art shows / exhibitions / Open Studios
– Arts awards – By council, arts associations
– Open studios by council area

– Suburban art prizes (Rotary)
– Winery art galeries

Cliftons Art Prize –

Camberwell rotary art show – http://camberwellrotaryartshow.org.au/
Hobsons Bay art show – October – http://hobsonsbayartshow.com.au/
Maribyrnong Council Open studios (November)- http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/openstudios

Local Arts Events – Selected Notable in Victoria Regional

Regions:
2. Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges
3. Mornington Peninsula
4. Daylesford & the Macedon Ranges
5. Phillip Island
6. Geelong & the Bellarine
7. Great Ocean Road
8. Goldfields (Inc Ballarat and Bendigo)
9. Grampians
10 High Country (Victorian)
11. Gippsland
12. Murray region

02 – Yarra valley and Dandenong Ranges

03 – Mornington Peninsula

04 – Daylesford and Macedon Ranges
Daylesford macedon ranges open studios – May – http://www.dmropenstudios.com.au

05 -Phillip Island (And surrounds)

06 – Geelong and the Bellarine

07 – Great Ocean Road

08 – Goldfields (Includes Bendigo and Ballarat)
Ballarat International Foto Biennale (August – September)
Bendigo Writers Festival – July
Clunes book Fair (May) –

09 – Grampians

10 – High Country (Includes Ski Fields and Hinterland)
Benalla street art festival – Wall to wall festival – April 5 to 9 – http://www.benallastreetart.com.au/ and http://www.walltowallfestival.com/
Kilmore art expo

11 – Gippsland / Promontory region
Opera by the lakes – March

12 – Murray (Northern Victoria and Goulburn Valley Region)
Murray river tickets (Portal of tickets for local events) – http://www.murrayrivertickets.com.au
Mildura Writers Festival – July
Riverboats music festival – Echuca – (February) –



Event Booking / Ticketing / Event locations and theatres

Ticketing and festival considerations:
Festival membership
Festival passport
Festival – Satellite / travelling locations

Ticketing Portals:
– Includes: Public peer buying/selling specific reselling websites

Arts Centre Melbourne – https://artscentremelbourne.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/artscentremelbourne/

Whats on – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/whats-on
– Circus and Magic – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/circus-and-magic
– Classical music – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/classical-music
– Comedy – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/comedy
– Musicals – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/musicals
– Contemporary music – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/contemporary-music
– Theatre – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/theatre
– Dance – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/dance
– Opera – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/opera

Company Seasons – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/seasons
– Arts Centre Melbourne
– Australian Chamber Orchestra
– Bangarra Dance Theatre
– Bell Shakespeare
– Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
– Melbourne Theatre Company
– Opera Australia
– The Australian Ballet
– Victorian Opera
– The Production Company

– Talks and ideas – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/talks-and-ideas
– Workshops – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/workshops
– Free events- https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/en/whats-on/free-events

– Videos – https://www.youtube.com/user/theArtsCentreMelb/videos
– Membership – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/support-us/membership
Art Centre Melbourne – Tix at six ($30 dollar tickets for short notice) – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/tixatsix
– Under 30 and youth programmes –
https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/youth-and-under-30s

Band in town – bookings and tours – http://news.bandsintown.com/home
Concertboom – Melbourne – http://www.concertboom.com/melbourne/

Event Brite – https://www.eventbrite.com.au

Event Finda (Melbourne) – http://melbourne.eventfinda.com.au/
Eventful – Melbourne Events – http://melbourne.eventful.com/events

Facebook – Australia concerts – Summary of upcoming touring events –
https://www.facebook.com/Australia.Concerts/
– Events summary – https://www.facebook.com/pg/Australia.Concerts/events/

Frontier Touring (Concerts and events promoters) – http://www.frontiertouring.com/

– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/frontiertouring/events/

Halftix (Half price tickets to theatre and shows) -Also great place to pick up brochures on events and peformances around Melbourne – http://www.halftixmelbourne.com/

– Current listings – http://www.halftixmelbourne.com/listings.php
– Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/pages/Halftix-Melbourne/187112088018414
– Newsletter – http://eepurl.com/vMKDv

Lasttix – http://lasttix.com.au/

Illusive touring – Hip hop and RNB concerts – https://illusivepresents.com/

ITD events – LGBTIQ oriented events and acts – http://itdevents.com/
– Artists on tour – http://www.itdevents.com/tours
– Melbourne events – http://itdevents.com/type/melbourne/
– Artists touring – http://www.itdevents.com/artists

Live at your local (entertainment portal) – http://www.liveatyourlocal.com.au

Livenation (Concert promoters) – https://www.livenation.com.au/

– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/LiveNationOzNz
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/LiveNationOzNz/events/

Live N local (Misc. local music performances year round) – https://livenlocal.com.au/

Lucky last – Melbourne tickets (1/2 price tickets)– http://www.luckylast.com.au

Marriner Group (Theatre management company and ticket portal) – http://www.marrinergroup.com.au/

Michael Chugg (Event promoters) –
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/chuggentertainment/events/

MJR Presents – (Event promoters and organisers) – http://mjrpresents.com/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/mjrpresents/events/

Mosh Tix – Ticketing – http://www.moshtix.com.au/

– Events – http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/whats-on
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/moshtix

Oztix – http://www.oztix.com.au/ and https://www.oztix.com.au/eventguide/

RACV Tickets (Attraction and misc event tickets – http://tickets.racv.com.au/

Secret sounds – Music festival and touring artists group – http://www.secretsounds.com/
– Tours – https://www.secretsounds.com/tours/
– Music – https://www.secretsounds.com/music/
– Festivals – https://www.secretsounds.com/festivals/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/secretsoundstouring/events/

Songkick (Portal of tickets linked with bands and acts) – http://www.songkick.com/ and Melbourne – http://www.songkick.com/metro_areas/26790-australia-melbourne

Spotify – Concerts – Lists upcoming artists concerts in your town/city – https://open.spotify.com/concerts

TEG Dainty Group (Tickets and events promoting company) – http://www.tegdainty.com.au/

– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/TEGDAINTY/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/TEGDAINTY/events/
TEG touring events (Event and concert promoters) – http://www.teglive.com.au/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/TEGlive/events/

Theatre people (Performing arts portal) – http://www.theatrepeople.com

Ticket Australia (Music Concert and other major events ticketing portal – guide to cheapest tickets) – http://www.ticketaustralia.com/

Ticketbooth – Melbourne events – https://www.ticketbooth.com.au/s/?se=melbourne
Ticketbooth – blog – https://www.ticketbooth.com.au/ticketing/blog

Ticketek (Concert, music and other event tickets) – http://www.ticketek.com

– Wait list – https://premier.ticketek.com.au/membership/waitlist.aspx
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/TicketekAustralia
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/TicketekAustralia/events/

Ticket Group (The) – Promoter group by Dainty group – http://www.ttg.com.au/

Ticketmaster (Concert, music and other event tickets) – http:/www.ticketmaster.com.au

– Ticketmaster – resale – http://resale.ticketmaster.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/TicketmasterAU/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/TicketmasterAU/events/

Timeout – Art and design – https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/art
Timeout – Music – https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/music
Timeout – Theatre and dance – https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/theatre-dance

* ViaGogo (Melbourne and Around the world ticketing) – http://www.viagogo.com/au

Victoria University – Music booking service – https://www.vu.edu.au/about-vu/facilities-services/our-services/music-booking-agency


Presale sources / Special events portals – :

Telecommunications:
– Telstra – Telstra thanks – https://www.telstra.com.au/thanks/music
– Optus – Optus perks – https://www.optusperks.com.au/ and https://yescrowd.optus.com.au/t5/Blog/bg-p/Announcements/label-name/Competitions

Airlines:
– Virgin Australia – Velocity frequent flyer – https://www.velocityfrequentflyer.com/ and https://www.velocityfrequentflyer.com/content/velocity-live/
– Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/VelocityFrequentFlyer
– Qantas – https://www.qantas.com/fflyer/dyn/program/welcome

Financial services:
– Visa – https://visaentertainment.com.au/
– Mastercard – https://www.mastercard.com.au/en-au.html
– ANZ – https://anzrewards.com/
– Westpac

Sporting Clubs
– Etihad stadium members
– MCG members

Music Streaming / Radiowebsites
– I heart radio –
– Spotify –

Radio stations


Venues (Portal):

Only Melbourne – Melbourne Venues http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/melbourne-venues.php#.VxSqvNR95dh

Venues portals
Atlantic group – http://atlanticgroup.com.au/
Peter Rowland catering – Venue hire – Multiple venues – http://www.peterrowland.com.au/venues/
Venue shop – http://www.thevenueshop.com.au/
Venues (Specific):

– This includes venues which major musical, performance and instrumental artists play at. Check venue website for list of upcoming artists.

100 pound bend (Event space Melbourne CBD) –
170 Russell Street – http://170russell.com/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/170russell/events/

Abbotsford convent (Events spaces) – http://abbotsfordconvent.com.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/craftvic/events/
Alex Theatre – St Kilda –

Athenaeum Theatre – http://www.athenaeumtheatre.com.au/
Arts Centre Melbourne (Includes Hamer Hall, Playhouse, Fairfax Studio, State Theatre, Sidney Myer music bowl) – http://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/artscentremelbourne/
– Sidney myer Music Bowl – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/theatres-and-spaces/sidney-myer-music-bowl and https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/whats-on?venue=sidney_myer_music_bowl
– events- https://www.facebook.com/search/str/sidney+myer+music+bowl/keywords_events

Australian events centre – Essendon airport – http://www.teac.co

Bar Oussou (African music) – http://www.baroussou.com.au/livemusic/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/BarOussou/events/

Bella union – Trades hall –
Belleville (CBD) –
Bennetts lane Jazz club (CBD) –
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/Bennettslane/events/

Bird’s Basement Jazz (CBD) – http://www.birdsbasement.com/
– Facebook Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/birdsbasement/events/

Boyd community hub (South Melbourne) –
Brunswick street hotel
Capitol theatre (CBD)
Charles Weston hotel (Brunswick) –
Cherry Bar –
Comedy theatre (CBD)
Corner Hotel (The) – http://cornerhotel.com/
Crown Casino – Event venues – Entertainment – https://www.crownmelbourne.com.au/entertainment
– Live theatre – https://www.crownmelbourne.com.au/entertainment/live-theatre
Croxton bandroom – Thornbury – http://thecroxton.com.au/

Dizzy’s jazz club (Jazz Venue) –

Drill Hall (CBD) –
Drunken poet

Eastend (Tourism promotion organsiation for the Melbourne theatre district – six theatres – Princess, Her Majesty’s, Comedy, Anthenaeum, Regent and Forum) – http://www.eastend.melbourne

Edinburgh castle (Brunswick) – http://www.edinbrughcastle.net.au
Esplanade Hotel (espy) – http://espy.com.au/
Etihad Stadium – http://www.etihadstadium.com.au/

– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/search/str/etihad+stadium/keywords_events

Evelyn Hotel (Fitzroy) –

Festival Hall – http://www.festivalhall.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/FestivalHallMelbourne/
Flemington Racecourse – http://www.flemington.com.au/
Fortyfivedownstairs (CBD) –
Forum theatre (Music and performance) – http://www.forummelbourne.com.au/

Gasometer Hotel (Collingwood) – http://www.thegasometerhotel.com.au/

Glass House (Melbourne Olympic Park) – http://theglasshouse.com.au/

Hanging Rock events (Near Macedon) – http://www.hangingrockconcerts.com.au and http://www.visitmacedonranges.com/natural-attractions/hanging-rock/2008-2009-events/

Her Majestys theatre – http://www.hmt.com.au/
Howler theatre and arts space (Brunswick) – https://h-w-l-r.com/
Iwaki auditorium – abc tv centre (Southbank) –

Laundry bar

John Curtin Hotel – Carlton – http://www.johncurtinhotel.com/

Malthouse Theatre – http://malthousetheatre.com.au/

Max Watts (CBD) –
Meat market (North melbourne) –
Mechanics institute – Brunswick –

Melbourne and Olympic parks – http://www.mopt.com.au/

Includes:
Rod Laver Arena – Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/RodLaverArena/events/
AAMI Park – https://www.facebook.com/pg/AAMI-Park-156730124377349/events/
Hisense Arena – Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/HisenseArena/events/
Margaret Court Arena – https://www.facebook.com/pg/MCourtArena/events/

Jazz lab Brunswick – https://jazzlab.club/

Melbourne Cricket ground (MCG)
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/search/str/melbourne+cricket+ground+(mcg)/keywords_events
Melbourne exhibition and convention centre – South wharf meeting rooms – http://mcec.com.au/plan-an-event/rooms/south-wharf-meetings-and-events/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/themcec/
– Lorem ipsum – (Melbourne Exhibition Centre events space) –
Melbourne Museum (Carlton)
Melbourne Tennis Centre

Melbourne Recital centre – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/
– Brochures – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/brochures/
– Events – https://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/calendar
– List – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/list
– Concert series – https://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/series/

– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/Melb.Recital.Centre/events
– News – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/news/
– Learn – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/learn/

– Melbourne recital – types of series – http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/series/

Melbourne Town hall –
Memo music hall (St Kilda) –
National Gallery of Victoria – Events Spaces and muscial acts – Great hall, Federation court, Clemenger auditorium – https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/about/venue-hire/
National Theatre – St Kilda – http://www.nationaltheatre.org.au/
Northcote Social Club – http://northcotesocialclub.com/

Old bar – http://www.theoldbar.com.au

Open studios – Northcote – http://openstudio.net.au/

Palace Theare –
Palais Theatre – http://www.palaistheatre.net.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/PalaisTheatre/events/
** Paris Cat Jazz Club (Jazz live venue – CBD) – http://www.pariscat.com.au/

Plenary (Melbourne exhibition Centre – Concert and events venue) – http://mcec.com.au/plenary/
Penny black –
Prince Bandroom – http://princebandroom.com.au/
Princess Theatre –
Public Bar – http://www.thepublicbar.com.au

Railway hotel Brunswick – https://www.facebook.com/RailwayHotelBrunswick/
Regent Theatre –
Rochford Wines (Yarra Valley – Hosts outdoor concerts) – https://secure.rochfordwines.com.au/concerts.aspx and https://www.facebook.com/pg/RochfordWines/events/

Roxanne –
Ruby’s Music Room (CBD – Jazz Venue) – http://www.rubysmusicroom.com.au
Seebeen Bandroom (CBD) –
Sound City Melbourne (Spotswood) – http://www.soundcitymelbournelive.com/
Southbank theatre (Southbank) – http://www.mtc.com.au/your-visit/southbank-theatre/
Spiegeltent (Seasonal temporary venue – Features as part of Melbourne Festival – November and also Comedy festival in March / April ) – https://artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/seasons/the-famous-spiegeltenthttps://artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/seasons/the-production-company-2016

St albans arts centre – Bowery stace centre – http://www.bowerystace.com.au

St Kilda town hall – Carlisle street arts space – http://www.portphillip.vic.gov.au/the_gallery.htm
State library of victoria
– State Library of Victoria Redevelopment – Commencing in 2018 – http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/redevelopment-project

Thornbury theatre –

Thousand Pound bend (CBD) – http://thousandpoundbend.com.au/

Toff in town – Melbourne CBD – http://thetoffintown.com/
Tote Hotel (Collingwood)- http://thetotehotel.com/

Town halls of Melbourne metropolitan area

Trades Hall (Carlton)

Universities – Theatres, arts spaces and events centres –
University of Melbourne – Student theatre – http://umsu.unimelb.edu.au/what-is-on/theatre/

Uptown Jazz Cafe (Fitzroy – Jazz venue) –

Workers club – Brunswick

W4 Parlour –
Yah yahs –

Yarraville Club (Comedy and performance) – http://yarravilleclub.com/upcoming-events/


Artistic / Creative Institutions (Theatre, Artworks, Performance and related)

strong>Arts aspects:
Fellowships
National institutes
Art foundations
Arts societies and social groups

Arts programmes and suite of events – Notable
– Footscray arts centre
– Melbourne conservatorium of music – Uni melb
– Victorian college of the arts – Uni Melbourne

Arts Portal, industry and news

AACTA –

APRA – Australia Music recording and production industry association – http://apraamcos.com.au/
– Events – http://apraamcos.com.au/events/

Art Guide (Australian Art portal) – http://artguide.com.au/whats-on/
Arts Hub (Australian art industry portal) – http://www.artshub.com.au/ and http://visual.artshub.com.au

– News – http://www.artshub.com.au/arts-news/
– Grants – http://www.artshub.com.au/arts-grants/
– Education – http://www.artshub.com.au/education/
– Community – http://www.artshub.com.au/community/
– Callouts (Inc Awards, grants etc) – Performing, publishing, visual – http://www.artshub.com.au/callouts/

– Arts hub – Whats on – http://www.artshub.com.au/whats-on-now/
– EXHIBITIONS, FESTIVALS & PROGRAMS, GIVEAWAYS, PANELS, LECTURES & IDEAS,PERFORMANCES & GIGS

Art news portal (Art news and art map of galleries) – http://www.artnewsportal.com/website/art_map.html
AU Review – Arts and culture – http://www.theaureview.com/</p
ABC Media – Arts – http://www.abc.net.au/arts/

Age – Entertainment – http://www.theage.com.au/entertainment
Includes: Movies, TV Guide, TV & Radio, Music, Books, Art, Stage (Theatre, Dance, Musicals, Opera, Comedy), The Age Music Victoria Awards, What's On, Video
Age – Art and design – http://www.theage.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design

Art Almanac (Guide to Monthly Art Galleries and events – in Melbourne) – http://www.art-almanac.com.au/whats-on/melbourne/

Art Almanac (Guide to Monthly Art Galleries and events – in Regional Victoria) http://www.art-almanac.com.au/whats-on/vic/

Art bank – Australian government (Art leasing) – http://artbank.gov.au/home/
Art base – https://art.base.co/
Art Guide Australia – http://www.artguide.com.au/
– Art guide – whats on – http://artguide.com.au/whats-on/

Arts Access Melbourne (Funding for disadvantaged youth) – http://artsaccess.com.au/
– Resources – https://www.artsaccess.com.au/resources/
– Events – https://www.artsaccess.com.au/events/
– News – https://www.artsaccess.com.au/news/
– Get involved – https://www.artsaccess.com.au/get-involved/
– Arts finder – http://artsaccess.com.au/artfinder

Art forum – http://artforum.com/
Art media agency – http://www.artmediaagency.com
Artnet – news – https://news.artnet.com/
Arts project Australia –
Arts review –
Arts West Melbourne (Inner western Melbourne arts foundation) – http://www.artswest.com.au
– Member organisations – https://artswest.com.au/member-organisations/
– Western edge youth arts – http://westernedge.org.au/

Arts Hub (Art industry portal and art news) – http://www.artshub.com.au/

Artlands Victoria – https://artlands.com.au/

Asia link arts (University of Melbourne) – http://asialink.unimelb.edu.au/arts

Artark – Indigenous art works – http://www.artark.com.au

Art in public spaces – Hobsons bay council – festival and ongoing – September – http://www.artinpublicplaces.com.au/ and https://www.facebook.com/Artinpublicplaces/
– Online booklet – http://issuu.com/artinpublicplaces/

Art media agency news – http://en.artmediaagency.com/

Arts Law Australia – https://www.artslaw.com.au/

Arts wellbeing collective – Mental health in the arts – https://www.artswellbeingcollective.com.au/
– Member organisations -https://www.artswellbeingcollective.com.au/member-organisations/

Australian academy of cinematic makeup – http://aacm.edu.au/
Australia Childrens Laureate – http://www.childrenslaureate.org.au/
Australian book review
Australian Commercial Galleries Association –
Australian Council for the Arts (Australian Government) – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/
Australia council – News – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/news/all-news/
Australia council – Art facts – http://artfacts.australiacouncil.gov.au/overview/
Australia council – Professional development program – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/strategies-and-frameworks/professional-development-program/
Australia Council – International development – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/strategies-and-frameworks/international-development/
http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/news/events/
Australia Council – Funding – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/funding/

Australia council – Australian Pavilion at the Venice biennale – http://www.australiacouncil.gov.au/strategies-and-frameworks/venice-biennale/

Australian cultural fund – https://australianculturalfund.org.au/
Australian Cultural Fund (Artists funding portal) – https://australianculturalfund.org.au
– Projects –
http://www.australianculturalfund.org.au/projects

Australian film critics association – http://www.afca.org.au/
Australian galleries – http://www.australiangalleries.com.au/

Australian government – Department of communications and the arts – https://www.arts.gov.au/
*** Australian government – Department of the arts – Funding and programmes – https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support
– Regional arts fund – https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/regional-arts-fund
– Natural cultural institutions – https://www.arts.gov.au/what-we-do/museums-libraries-and-galleries/impact-our-national-cultural-institutions
Australian government – Department of the arts – Catalyst – https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/catalyst-australian-arts-and-culture-fund
– Australian government – Department of the arts –
Festivals Australia – Funding and support – https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/festivals-australia
– Arts Australia – Australian indigenous arts and languages – https://www.arts.gov.au/what-we-do/indigenous-arts-and-languages

– Australian government – International exhibitions insurance program – https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/australian-government-international-exhibitions-insurance-program

Australian graphic design association – http://www.agda.com.au/

Australian guild of music education – http://www.guildmusic.edu.au/

Australian Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance – http://www.alliance.org.au/
Australian music centre association – http://www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/
Australian National archives – http://www.naa.gov.au/

Australian production design guild – http://www.apdg.org.au/

Australian quilters association – https://australianquiltersassociation.com/

Balarinji – Aboriginal owned creative art agency – https://www.balarinji.com.au/
Bensen Foundation – http://www.besenfoundation.org.au/
Blindside – arts promotion in Melbourne city – http://www.blindside.org.au/
Broadsheet – Art and design – https://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/art+design/

Childrens book council of Australia – https://cbca.org.au/

*** City of Literature (Unesco desinnation of Melbourne as a literature city) – http://www.cityofliterature.com.au/and twitter – https://twitter.com/MelCityofLit
– Walking the city of literature (Hardcopy and digital)- map – http://www.cityofliterature.com.au

– Awards and Competitions, Bookshops, Children's Literature, Comics and Graphic Novels, Education, Events, Festivals, First Nation, Libraries, Literary Journals, Music, Places to Visit, Poetry, Spoken Word, The Wheeler Centre, Theatre, Writers, Young Adult

City of Melbourne – Arts funding – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/strategies-support/funding/Pages/funding.aspx

City of Melbourne – Local council grants – Business, community, arts and festivals.
http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/about-council/governance-transparency/Pages/grants-and-sponsorships.aspx
includes: Arts events and festival grants
– Annual arts grants program
– Business events sponsorship
– Community funding and grants
– Event partnership program
– Triennial arts grants program
– Triennial (events) sponsorship program.

** City of Melbourne – Triennial arts grants programme (Funding for all/most of Melbourne's arts events and companies) – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/triennialarts

Community arts network – http://www.communityartsnetwork.com.au

Contemporary arts society of Victoria – http://www.contemporaryartssociety.org.au
Copyright – Cultural fund – http://copyright.com.au/culturalfund/

Council arts
– Art trail
– Gallery guides
– Art guide
– Council arts awards and grants
– Council art festivals

Council of museum directors Australia – http://camd.org.au/

Creative partnerships Australia – https://www.creativepartnershipsaustralia.org.au/

Creative spaces – Locations for creative activities in and around Melbourne – http://www.creativespaces.net.au/

Creative Victoria (Peak government department for arts in Victoria) – http://creative.vic.gov.au/ and http://www.arts.vic.gov.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/CreativeVictoria/events/
– Performing arts market – https://www.performingartsmarket.com.au/

Creative Victoria – http://new.creative.vic.gov.au/
** Creative Victoria – news – http://creative.vic.gov.au/news/

**** Creative Victoria – Regional arts map – http://new.creative.vic.gov.au/tools/map/home

Creative Victoria – Showcase – http://new.creative.vic.gov.au/tools/slider/home

Creative Victoria – Directory of regional art galleries in Victora – http://creative.vic.gov.au/Arts_in_Victoria/Features/Feature_Stories/Regional_Art_Galleries

Creative Victoria – Major performing arts companies – https://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/programs/major-performing-arts-organisations

Creative Victoria – Programs – http://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/programs

– Music works initiative – https://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/programs/music-works
– Creative Victoria – Programs – Vic arts grants – http://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/programs/vicarts-grants
– Creative Victoria grants – https://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/programs/creative-victoria-grants-portal

Creative Victoria – Resources – http://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/resources

Creative exchange – Arts industry events – https://creative.vic.gov.au/funding-and-support/resources/creative-exchange

*** Culture Victoria – Portal of all of Victorian and Melbourne cultural collections (Including galleries and art institutions) – http://www.cv.vic.gov.au/ and locations – http://www.cv.vic.gov.au/organisations/

Craft Victoria (Peak craft organisation for Victoria – CBD) – http://www.craft.org.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/craftvic/events/
Craft Victoria Shop – http://shop.craft.org.au/

Desart – Central australian indigenous art centres – http://desart.com.au/
– Locations – http://desart.com.au/art-centres/map-view/

Design curial – http://www.designcurial.com/
Design Institute of Australia – http://www.dia.org.au/
Design matters Victoria – http://www.designmattersvictoria.com/

Documentary Australia foundation – Community documentary film making – https://www.documentaryaustralia.com.au/

Emerging Art Australia – http://www.emergingartaustralia.com.au/
Express Media (Youth Writing organisation) – http://www.cityofliterature.com.au/

Ian potter cultural trust – http://www.ianpotterculturaltrust.org.au/
Ian potter Foundation – Arts and philanthropy – http://www.ianpotter.org.au/

Illustrators australia –
Indigenous architecture and design Victoria – http://iadv.org.au/
Indigenous art code – https://indigenousartcode.org/

Insite arts – Performing arts and installations – http://insitearts.com.au/
International Council of Museums

Melbourne Art Foundation –
Melbourne art network – https://www.facebook.com/MelbourneArtNetwork/ and http://melbourneartnetwork.com.au/

*** Melbourne design awards (By design 100) – http://www.design100.com/d100/ and http://melbournedesignawards.com.au/

Melbourne Design Studios – http://www.melbournedesignstudios.com.au/

Melbourne Prize Trust (Arts institute and arts prizes – writing, sculpture and more – http://melbourneprizetrust.org/ and http://www.melbourneprize.org/
Includes:
– Melbourne prize for music
– Melbourne prize for Urban Sculpture – November

** Multicultural arts Victoria – http://multiculturalarts.com.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/multiculturalartsvic/events/

Museums Australia – Victoria – http://www.mavic.asn.au/museums

Museums association – http://www.museumsassociation.org/
Museums galleries Australia – http://www.museumsaustralia.org.au/site/

Museums – Victorian museums (Portal of 100+ museums) – http://www.victorianmuseums.com.au

Museums association UK –
National Association for Visual Arts – https://visualarts.net.au/
Not fair – Art foundation – http://www.notfair.com.au/

Open Channel Australia – Community documentary and film making institute – http://www.openchannel.org.au/

Papermakers of Victoria – http://papermakers.org.au/
Patternmakers – Arts evaluation – http://www.thepatternmakers.com.au/

Pen Melbourne – Human rights literary organisation – Part of many world wide chapters – http://www.penmelbourne.org/

Playwriting Australia – http://www.pwa.org.au/

Premiers design awards – http://www.premiersdesignawards.com.au/
Premiers literary awards – http://www.wheelercentre.com/projects/

Public art Melbourne – Melbourne city Council – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/art-outdoors/public-art-melbourne/Pages/public-art-melbourne.aspx and https://www.facebook.com/PublicArtMelbourne/

Melbourne city council – Public art – https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Placestogo/PublicArt/Pages/PublicArt.aspx

*** Public Galleries Association of Victoria – Portal of public galleries in Victoria – http://www.pgav.org.au/ and http://www.pgav.org.au/artists
– Exhibitions – https://pgav.org.au/Exhibitions~15
– Event – https://pgav.org.au/Events~28
– Professional development program – https://pgav.org.au/2018-Professional-Development-Program~1015
– News – https://pgav.org.au/Latest-News~154

** Public art biennial lab – (Various installations across the year) – http://www.bienniallab.com/ and projects – http://www.bienniallab.com/projects/

Realtime arts (International contemporary arts news) – http://www.realtimearts.net/

Regional arts Australia – https://regionalarts.com.au/

** Regional Arts Victoria (Portal and association of regional arts) – http://www.rav.net.au/
– Whats on – http://www.rav.net.au/whats-on
– Touring – http://www.rav.net.au/performing-arts-touring/
– Members – http://www.rav.net.au/members-and-networks/members

Regional centre for culture – http://www.rcc2018.com

Screen rights (movies and film rights) – https://www.screenrights.org/
Silo art trail (Regional victoria) – https://www.facebook.com/siloarttrail
Thats Melbourne – Directory of Public and commercial galleries – also public artworks – http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/placestogo/galleries/Pages/Galleries.aspx

University art departments:
– Deakin – http://www.deakin.edu.au/arts-ed
– Melbourne Polytechnic – https://www.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au/study-areas/art-and-design/
– David Williamson theatre – Prahran –
https://www.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au/services/david-williamson-theatre/
– Prahran arts precinct –
https://www.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au/services/prahran-arts-precinct/

– Monash – http://artdes.monash.edu/ and http://future.arts.monash.edu/

– RMIT – Art – http://art.rmit.edu.au/ and events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/RMITArt/events/

– RMIT – Art department – http://www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-education/academic-schools/art
– RMIT – Design futures – http://www.designfutureslab.org/

– Swinburne – http://www.swinburne.edu.au/health-arts-design/

– University of Melbourne – Arts – http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/ and events – http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/events
– University of Melbourne – Melbourne school of design – http://www.msd.unimelb.edu.au/events and https://www.facebook.com/pg/msdsocial/events/

– Victoria University – https://www.vu.edu.au/about-vu/academic-colleges/arts-education

Victorian Architecture Awards – http://architecture.com.au/events/state-territory/victorian-chapter/victorian-awards
Victorian artists society Centre (North Melbourne) – Art for sale, Art classes, workshops – http://victorianartistssociety.com.au/
– Classes – http://victorianartistssociety.com.au/art-classes/classes

Visual arts Australia – https://visualarts.net.au/nava-grants/

We teache me – Arts classes – nhttps://weteachme.com/classes/melbourne
Writers Victoria (Based in the Wheeler centre) – winterschool, online courses, courses, events, summer school, tutors, membership – http://www.writersvictoria.org.au/

Melbourne Metropolitan
– Includes council run: Suburban and regional arts / performing arts centres

MIXED ARTS (Includes creative arts creation spaces)
– Roaming international circus troupes – Russian, African
– University arts precincts and University art and performance screenings

100 story building Footscray (Publishing arts)– http://www.100storybuilding.org.au
Abbotsford Convent (Artistic residences, markets, Wellbeing classes and more) – http://abbotsfordconvent.com.au/
ACU – Melbourne arts precinct
Anthenaeum Library (Melbourne CBD) – http://www.melbourneathenaeum.org.au/
Appartion Media – Street art – http://www.apparitionmedia.com.au/
Australian Poetry – http://www.australianpoetry.org/

Blender studios – Street art – http://theblenderstudios.com/
Blue circus arts studios – Fitzroy –

Books and publishing- Library and publishing industry news – https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/subscription/
Circus Arts Australia – http://www.circusarts.com.au
Cirque de la Symphonie
Coburg Quarter – Arts precinct – – http://www.coburgquarter.com.au/
Collingwood Arts Precinct – 35 Johnston Street – http://capmelbourne.org/
– Victorian music development office (2019)
– Music market (2019)

Docklands art collective – Community of artists and art creation spaces – https://www.thedistrictdocklands.com.au/entertainment/docklands-art-collective/
Docklands studios Melbourne (Film production) – http://www.dsmelbourne.com

Flying fruit fly circus (National youth circus – Albury / Wodonga) – http://fruitflycircus.com.au/
Footscray street art – http://www.footscraystreetart.com.au

Footscray arts community centre – http://footscrayarts.com/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Footscrayarts/
– Events – http://footscrayarts.com/events/category/event/
– Artists profiles – http://footscrayarts.com/profile/

Fortyfivedownstairs (CBD) – (Arts and events space)arts
Juddy roller – Street art – http://juddyroller.com.au/
Kindred Studios (Arts and Photographic space – Yarraville) – http://www.kindredstudios.com.au/
– Digital media and production
– Film and video studio
– Coworking and shared offices
– Studio offices
– Music rehersal rooms
– Photographic studio
– Yoga and dance
– Venue and cafe

Little library – melbourne central –

M Pavilion (Annual arts structure) Queen Victoria Gardens CBD (October to February Annually) – http://www.mpavilion.org/
– Includes: Daily Sunset show – http://www.mpavilion.org/program/sunset-ritual
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/mpavilion/events/
– Programme – http://mpavilion.org/program/
– Guided tours
– Self guided audio tours – https://soundcloud.com/mpavilion/sets

Montsalvat (Eltham) – http://www.montsalvat.com.au

NCAT – Photography classes – http://www.pic.org.au and http://www.ncat.vic.edu.au

Reading and writing / Library – Inky awards – http://www.insideadog.com.au/inkys/2017-longlist/

Rehearsal room (Actor and theatre training) – http://www.rehearsalroom.com/
Revolver creative – Street art –

Schoolhouse studios – http://www.schoolhousestudios.com.au/

Street library Australia – https://www.streetlibrary.org.au/
– Find – https://streetlibrary.org.au/find/

Snuff puppets – https://snuffpuppets.com/
Speak percussion – http://speakpercussion.com/

Victorian College of the arts (Melbourne university school) – Includes public galleries – https://vca.unimelb.edu.au/ and http://www.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/events
– Public lectures and forums
– Music theatre
– Theatre
– Art exhibitions

Victorian college of the arts precinct – http://precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/
Victorian college of arts secondary- http://www.vcass.vic.edu.au/about/

Westside circus – https://westsidecircus.org.au/
Westspace (Arts space Melbourne CBD) – https://westspace.org.au/
Wheeler Centre (Books and Literature organisation – State Library) – http://www.wheelercentre.com/ and
https://www.facebook.com/wheelercentre/

Wheeler Centre – City Discussion plaques – http://discuss.wheelercentre.com/ and http://www.wheelercentre.com/projects/discuss
Wick studios (Recording studio and rehearsal space – Brunswick) – http://wickstudios.com.au/
Wild at Heart Community arts (Reservoir) – http://www.wildatheart.org.au/
Woods street art space – Laverton – http://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/Arts_Leisure/Arts/Woods_Street_Arts_Space and https://www.facebook.com/woodsstreetarts

STREET ART – LOCATIONS – NOTABLE

Google maps of street art locations:
1 – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1i9XxxNVs0CwgIvDH2K6Vgq5jUIU&usp=sharing
2 – https://drive.google.com/open?id=17D_SQKkdYjmIsLMvO3QqLtsSO48&usp=sharing

Google – World street art portal – https://streetart.withgoogle.com/en-gb/world-collection

Melbourne city council – Street art locations and maps – https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Placestogo/PublicArt/Pages/StreetArt.aspx

Locations:
Arts centre walls
Benalla
Brunswick
Carlton
CBD laneways
Collingwood
Etihad stadium
Fitzroy
Inner west
Northcote
Windsor
Yarraville

STREET ART – MELBOURNE BASED STREET ARTISTS – NOTABLE

Adnate – Indigenous themed Street artist –
Lushsux – https://www.instagram.com/lushsux/
Rone –
Mike Maka
Facter
Mulga
Conrad Bizjak
Russkidd

GALLERIES / ARTS AND CREATIVE SPACES

Alcaston Gallery (Fizroy) – http://www.alcastongallery.com.au
Alliance Française’s Eildon Gallery (St Kilda) – http://www.afmelbourne.com.au/culture-and-events/exhibitions/eildon-gallery/
Anna pappas gallery – http://www.annapappasgallery.com
Anna Schwartz Gallery – http://www.annaschwartzgallery.com/
Artists lane (Prahran) –
Arts centre – art exhibitions -https://artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/exhibitions
– Australian music vault – exhibitions – https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/discover/collections-and-research/australian-music-vault
Art room (The) (Arts space and arts classes – Footscray) – http://the-art-room.com.au/

Australian cartoon museum – Docklands – https://www.theaustraliancartoonmuseum.com.au/
Backwoods Gallery (Collingwood) – http://www.backwoods.gallery

Blindside gallery – http://www.blindside.org.au/
Be in art gallery – brunswick – http://www.beinart.org
Bright space and laneway artspace – St kilda – http://www.thelanewaystkilda.com.au
Bromley and co – Windsor – http://www.bromleyandco.com
Brunswick street gallery –
Bundoora Homestead Art centre – http://www.bundoorahomestead.com
BUS Projects (Collingwood) – http://www.busprojects.org.au
Buxton Contemporary – University of Melbourne – Southbank – http://michaelbuxtoncollection.com.au/

Campbell arcade (Flinder street station) –
Centre for projection art – Gertrude projection association – http://centreforprojectionart.com.au/
Centre for contemporary photography – Fitzroy – http://www.ccp.org.au/
City library gallery (and creative space) – CBD –
City Gallery – Melbourne Town hall (CBD) – Installations change every quarter – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/city-gallery/Pages/city-gallery.aspx
Colourbox Studio (Arts space – Footscray) – http://colourboxstudio.com/

Court house arts centre – Geelong – http://courthouse.org.au/
Craft Victoria – CBD Gallery – http://www.craft.org.au/see/exhibitions/
Counihan Gallery –
Daine singer
Deakin University – Art Gallery Burwood- http://www.deakin.edu.au/about-deakin/administrative-divisions/advancement/art-gallery and  http://www.deakin.edu.au/art-collection

Everfresh Studios (Fitzroy – Street art) – http://www.everfreshstudio.com/
Flinders Lane Gallery – http://www.flg.com.au/
Fortyfivedownstairs (CBD) –
Fox darkroom and gallery (Kensington) – https://www.thefoxdarkroom.com.au/

Galleries of Remembrance – Shrine of Remembrance
Gasworks arts park, art studios and events spaces(Port Melbourne Albert park) – http://www.gasworks.org.au/
Gertrude Contemporary Art spaces (Art and performance) – Preston – http://www.gertrude.org.au/
Hatch contemporary arts space Ivanhoe

Hawthorn arts centre – http://wwww.hawthornartscentre.com.au
Hawthorn Town hall gallery-
Heide Museum of Art (Heidelberg) – http://www.heide.com.au/
– Events – https://www.heide.com.au/whats-on/events-programs
Herring Island (South Yarra) –
Hobsons bay art show – Rotary (Seaworks in Williamstown – Late September) – http://www.hobsonsbayartshow.com.au/

Incinerator arts space – Moonee ponds – http://www.incineratorgallery.com.au/ and http://www.mvcc.vic.gov.au/experience-moonee-valley/arts-and-culture/incinerator-gallery.aspx
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/IncineratorGallery

InCube*r Gallery – Fitzroy – https://www.incube8r.com.au/

Justin art home museum (Prahran)- http://www.jahm.com.au

KINGS Artist run – Artist space – http://www.kingsartistrun.org.au/
Kirra Galleries (Federation Square) – http://www.kirragalleries.com/

Lamington drive (Collingwood) – run by The Jacky Winter Group – http://lamingtondrive.com/
Linden New Arts (St Kilda) – http://www.lindenarts.org/
Louis joel Arts and community – Altona – http://www.ljac.com.au
Lyon House museum – Modern contemporary art – kew – http://lyonhousemuseum.com.au/
Manningham art gallery –
Manningham art gallery (Doncaster) – http://www.manningham.vic.gov.au/gallery

Maroondah art gallery –
Mars gallery – Windsor – http://marsgallery.com.au/
Melbourne arts club – http://melbourneartsclub.com/
Melbourne central art loop –
Melbourne living museum of the west – Pipe makers park, Maribrynong http://www.livingmuseum.org.au/

Metro gallery – Armadale – http://www.metrogallery.com.au
Mr Kilty Gallery – http://mrkitly.com.au/
No Vacancy Gallery (CBD – Federation square and QV) – http://no-vacancy.com.au/
Monash gallery of art (Wheelers hill) – http://www.mga.org.au/
Monash University Clayton – Alexander Theatre – https://alexander-theatre.monash/
Monash University – Museum of Art – http://monash.edu/muma/
– Monash University – Arts – http://www.artsonline.Monash.edu.au
– Gallery of art – MADA – Caulfield Campus – https://www.facebook.com/monashada/

National film and sound archive(Canberra) – http://www.nfsa.gov.au/

*** National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – (Two locations – NGV International at St Kilda road, NGV Ian potter Australian art centre at Federation square) – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/ and events http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/exhibitions/current/
– NGV Online essays – http://www.ngv.to/essay
– NGV Blog – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/blog/

– NGV – Current Exhibitions – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/exhibitions/current/
– NGV – Collection (Online portal of artworks) – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/collection/

– NGV Kids space (Linked to a major exhibition)
– NGV Library –
– NGV Education – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/education/
– NGV educational resources – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/education/resources/
– NGV Publications (NGV Magazine) – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/publications/
– NGV Store – http://store.ngv.vic.gov.au/

– NGV Memberships – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/membership/join/
– NGV – Blog – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/blog/
– NGV – Self directed electronic art guide – http://www.ngv.guide and http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/x/guide/

Events:
** – NGV – Events and programs – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/programs-events/
– NGV Kids summer festival – January
– NGV Friday nights – http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/program-series/friday-nights/
– NGV Summer Sunday sessions –
– NGV Melbourne art book fair – March
– NGV Melbourne design week – March

– Programs and special events (Collection tours and special events)
– NGV members events
– Art classes
– Teacher talks
– Book club
– Exhibition talks

Daily free public tours
– Daily highlights – 11am and 1pm (45 minutes) – Australia and International
– NGV Collection – 12pm and 2pm (60 minutes) – Australia and International.
Meet at guides meeting point

Nicholas building (Melbourne CBD) –

Outre gallery – https://www.outregallery.com/pages/upcomingexhibtions

Red desert dreaming – indigenous galleries – http://www.reddesertdreamings.com.au/

RMIT – Design hub – http://designhub.rmit.edu.au/
RMIT – Art Gallery – http://www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-locations-and-facilities/facilities/exhibition-spaces/rmit-gallery/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/RMITGallery/events/ and https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/rmit-gallery-8094626506

RMIT Creative – https://www.facebook.com/pg/RMITCreative/events/ and https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/rmit-creative-16918910107

Scott livesey galleries – Armadale – http://www.scottliveseygalleries.com
Seaworks art space – Williamstown – http://www.seaworks.com.au/
Signal – creative studio for young people 13 to 25 years – arts space and gallery – http://www.signal.net.au
– Whats on – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/signal/whats-on-at-signal/Pages/whats-on-at-signal.aspx

South Yarra art house –
South Melbourne town hall –
Space at Collins – Art gallery

St Martins youth arts centre – South yarra – http://stmartinsyouth.com.au/

Station gallery – South Yarra – http://www.stationgallery.com.au
State Library Galleries – State library of Victoria – – http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/
State library storage
– Melbourne
– Ballarat (2)

Stephen Mclaughlan Gallery – http://www.stephenmclasughlangallery.com.au/
Steps gallery Carlton –

Substation – Newport arts and culture centre (Gallery, exhibition and events space)- http://www.thesubstation.org.au/
Sunshine arts spaces – http://www.sunshineartspaces.com.au/

Tolarno Galleries – http://www.tolarnogalleries.com
Trocadero art space (Footscray) –
True North Arts – http://www.truernortharts.com.au

University of Melbourne – Museums and colections –
https://museumsandcollections.unimelb.edu.au/
– Locations – https://museumsandcollections.unimelb.edu.au/museums_and_galleries

University of Melbourne – Griwmwade centre (cultural materials conservation and deliver conservation education) – http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/grimwadecentre and
https://finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/about/campus/southbank-campus-development/buxton-contemporary

University of Melbourne – Noel Shaw Gallery, Ballieu library
University of Melbourne – Ian Potter Museum of art (Parkville) – http://www.art-museum.unimelb.edu.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/ian.potter.museum.of.art/events/
University of Melbourne – UNESCO observatory – (Arts education) – http://education.unimelb.edu.au/about_us/specialist_areas/arts_education/melbourne_unesco_observatory_of_arts_education
University of melbourne – Medical history museum – http://www.medicalhistorymuseum.mdhs.unimelb.edu.au

Valley of the arts (Eltham and Heidelberg) – http://www.valleyofthearts.com.au/
Victoria University – Art Spaces – http://www.vu.edu.au/campuses-services/our-facilities/creative-arts-facilities (VU City-west Footscray and City Flinders campus on level 17)

Victoria University – At metrowest Footscray -nhttp://www.vu.edu.au/footscray-university-town/news-events

Victorian Public record office Victoria (Public record office) – North Melbourne – http://prov.vic.gov.au/
– Also regional archive locations: Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo.
– Tours, talks and training – https://prov.vic.gov.au/whats/tours-talks-and-training
– Public exhibitions – https://prov.vic.gov.au/whats/public-exhibitions
– Online galleries and exhibitions – https://prov.vic.gov.au/explore-collection/online-galleries-and-exhibitions

Victorian college of arts – student gallery

Westspace (Arts space – CBD) – http://westspace.org.au/

COUNCIL ART PORTALS
– Includes community art workshops and training, classes, exhibitions, art centres, art prizes, art grants, arts strategies and more.

Elements: Art galleries, public art, community projects, arts spaces, arts projects, halls and venues for hire, neighbourhood houses, parks and trails, pool sport and leisure, markets and shopping, community events.

Banyule – https://www.banyule.vic.gov.au/Arts-and-Events
Bayside – https://www.bayside.vic.gov.au/art-culture
Boroondara – https://www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/our-city/arts-culture
– Events – https://www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/recreation-arts/boroondara-arts/whats-on

Brimbank – https://www.brimbank.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture

Cardinia – https://www.cardinia.vic.gov.au/arts
Casey – http://www.casey.vic.gov.au/arts-leisure/arts-culture
Dandenong – http://www.greaterdandenong.com/section/15/arts-and-culture

Darebin – http://www.darebin.vic.gov.au/Discover-Darebin/Arts-and-Creativity
– Programmes – http://www.darebinarts.com.au/programs/
– Events – http://www.darebinarts.com.au/whats-on
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/darebinarts/events/?
– Darebin arts – Speakeasy space – https://www.facebook.com/pg/speakeasyNTH/events

Frankston – http://www.frankston.vic.gov.au/Things_To_Do/Frankston_Arts_Centre
– Public Art – http://www.frankston.vic.gov.au/Things_To_Do/Frankston_City_Public_Art

Glen Eira – http://www.gleneira.vic.gov.au/Places-and-events/Arts-and-Culture
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/gleneiraarts/

Hobsons bay – http://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/Arts-amp-Leisure/Arts
– Public art – http://www.Hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/publicart
– Tickets – http://www.hobsonsbaytickets.com.au/

Hume – https://www.hume.vic.gov.au/Whats_On/Arts_Culture
Kingston – http://www.kingstonarts.com.au/
Knox – Arts and events – http://www.knox.vic.gov.au/arts and https://www.facebook.com/knoxartsandevents/
Macedon and ranges – http://www.mrsc.vic.gov.au/See-Do/Arts-Culture
Manningham – http://www.manningham.vic.gov.au/arts

** Maribyrnong – Arts and culture – https://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/Home
– events – https://www.facebook.com/artsandculturemaribyrnong/
– Streetworks (Maribynong council street art) -http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/streetworks

Maroondah – http://www.artsinmaroondah.com.au/
Melbourne City – http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/arts-and-culture/

Melton – http://www.melton.vic.gov.au/Out-n-About/Arts-culture-heritage
Moonee valley – http://www.mvcc.vic.gov.au/experience-moonee-valley/arts-and-culture/

Monash Council – http://www.monash.vic.gov.au/Leisure/Arts-amp-Culture
Moreland – http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au/arts-and-festivals.html
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/ArtsMoreland/

Mornington Peninsula shire – http://www.mornpen.vic.gov.au/Activities/Arts-Culture
Nillumbik – http://www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au/Living-in/Arts-and-Cultural-Development
Port Phillip – http://www.portphillip.vic.gov.au/arts_culture.htm
Stonnington – http://www.stonnington.vic.gov.au/Discover/Arts-and-Culture
Whittlesea – https://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/events-recreation/things-to-see-and-do/
Whitehorse – http://www.whitehorse.vic.gov.au/Art-Culture.html

Wyndham – https://www.wyndham.vic.gov.au/services/arts-culture
– Cultural centre – http://www.wyncc.com.au/
Yarra City – http://www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/services/Arts/ and http://yarracityarts.com.au/
Yarra Ranges – http://ach.yarraranges.vic.gov.au/Home

Melbourne art sector
– Art dealers
– Auction houses

Art auctioneers, auction houses and dealers – Notable
– Christies
– Mossgreen – http://www.mossgreen.com.au
– Bonhams
– Leonard Joel – https://leonardjoel.com.au/

Creative art creation spaces – Arts classes, workspaces and learning

Types:
– Photography
– Screenprint /
– 3d printing
– Badge making
– Zine – Publication making

Portal:
Community house centres
Libraries – State library, Council libraries, Melbourne city Library

Specific creative and creative generation locations / services – Melbourne Metropolitian:

Art room – https://the-art-room.com.au/
Arts Centre Melbourne – Workshops and development
Australian Print Workshop (Fitzroy) – http://www.australianprintworkshop.com/
– Includes scholarships and workshop use.

Australian tapestry workshop (South melbourne – http://www.austapestry.com.au

Brunswick studio walk – http://www.brunswickstudiowalk.com.au

100 story building (Children book writing – Footscray) – http://www.100storybuilding.org.au/

Ceramiques – ceramic classes – https://www.ceramiques.com.au/
Colourbox studio – http://colourboxstudio.com/
Crafternoon cafe (Fitzroy) –

Craftsy (Online craft and creative courses) – http://www.craftsy.com/

Dodgy paper – workshops – https://dodgypaper.com/products/paper-making-workshop-ticket

Fab 9 – in Dream factory Footscray – https://fab9.com.au/
Firestation print studio (Armadale) – http://www.fps.org.au
Footscray arts centre(maker space) http://footscrayarts.com/
Footscray Maker lab – http://footscraymakerlab.com/
Fox dark room (Photography creative space) – http://www.thefoxdarkroom.com.au/
Hack Melbourne – http://www.hackmelbourne.org/
Handmade Life – http://www.handmadelife.com.au/
Hobsons bay art society – http://hobsonsbayartsociety.weebly.com/

Hound and bone – Printers – Brunswick

Ikebana Melbourne – http://ikebanainternationalmelbourne.com/
Illustrators – Association of illustrators – https://theaoi.com/
Illustrators Australia – http://www.illustratorsaustralia.com/

Letterpress – Saint gertrude – http://www.saintgertrude.com.au
Looseprint – Screenprinting – http://www.looseprint.com

Make create (Brunswick) – http://make-create.org/
Maker lab Melbourne – http://make-create.org/

Melbourne art class – http://www.melbourneartclass.com
Mesh mash design – Laverton youth arts shop – http://www.meshmashdesign.com.au/
Mesh Mash Project – Youth print studio – https://www.facebook.com/pg/meshmashproject/about/ and http://www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/Arts-Leisure/Arts/Mesh-Mash

National gallery of Victoria – Art workshops / Talks and professional development / drawing in the gallery sessions
Next state print (Custom fabric print designs) – https://nextstateprint.com/
Officeworks – 3d printing and printing services

Paperazzi design studio – http://www.paperazzidesignstudio.com.au/bookings/
Print side up (Screenprinting services in Braybrook) – http://www.printsideup.org.au/

Rageon – Custom print on clothing creation – https://www.rageon.com/pages/builder
School of sewing and upclcyling – Seddon –
http://schoolofsewingandupcycling.com.au/contact/

Social studio (Fitzroy) – Custom fabric creation – digital fabric printing- http://www.thesocialstudio.org/
– Fabric printing studio – http://www.thesocialstudio.org/fashion/the-printing-studio/

Space tank studios (Coburg) – https://www.spacetankstudio.com.au/
Sticky Institute (Zine and creative arts – Includes DIY badges – Campbells arcade, degreave street subway) – http://www.stickyinstitute.com/
Target – Custom tshirt printing

Worksmith – Creative space – https://www.worksmith.io/what-is-worksmith/

PHOTOGRAPHY – EVENTS, ASSOCIATIONS AND MEETUP GROUPS

Melbourne camera club – Camera association and exhibitions – http://www.melbournephoto.org.au
Photo marathon Melbourne events – https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/photomarathon-melbourne-2017-tickets-31744074381

THEATRE / DANCE / MUSIC

– Local community theatres / performing arts centre
– University student theatres / performances and graduate / student showcases – Also muscial ensembles through the year
– High school / primary school music performances / converts
– Military bands

Portals:

** Australian major performing arts group (Portal of roaming performing arts companies) – http://www.ampag.com.au/
– Event summaries of current performing arts – http://www.ampag.com.au/performances.htm

Australian Plays – https://australianplays.org/
Australian Stage – Melbourne (Theatre, acting and performing arts events portal) -http://www.australianstage.com.au/home/melbourne/
Aussie Theatre (Portal of performing arts in Australia) – http://aussietheatre.com.au/
Theatre people (Summary of theatre industry) – http://www.theatrepeople.com.au/

Companies and centres – Melbourne Metropolitian
– Includes council performing arts centres

16th Street theatre and 16th street actors studio – http://www.16thstreet.com.au/

Alex Theatre (St Kilda) – http://www.alextheatrestk.com/

Arena Theatre Company Limited (Youth – under 25 arts) – http://www.arenatheatre.com.au/
Arts Centre Melbourne – http://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au
– Note there is a special program for under 30’s called ‘voyage’ where for selected performances there are very cheap tickets for $25 dollars.
– Australian music vault – (Featuring Aria hall of fame) –
https://www.australianmusicvault.com.au/

Arts House (North Melbourne Town Hall) – http://www.artshouse.com.au
Astra concert series –
Ausdance – Australian Dance Council – http://ausdance.org.au/

Australian academy of dramatic art –
Australian art orchestra – http://www.aao.com.au/
Australian Centre for contemporary art (Southbank) –
https://www.accaonline.org.au/
– Education and programs – http://acca.melbourne/learn/programs/
– Art club – http://acca.melbourne/series/art-club/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/acca.melbourne/events/

Australian Chamber choir and renaissance ensemble – http://www.auschoir.org
Australian Chamber Orchestra – https://www.aco.com.au/

Australian Ballet – https://www.australianballet.com.au/
– Online videos and streaming – http://www.australianballet.com/au/tv

Australian Ballet School – http://australianballetschool.com.au/
Australoian Brandenburg Orchestra – http://www.brandenburg.com.au

Australian Jazz museum – Wantirna – http://www.ajm.org.au/
Australian National Academy of Music (South Melbourne) – http://www.anam.com.au

Australian school of performing arts -http://aspagroup.com.au/

Australian tapestry workshop – https://www.austapestry.com.au/
– Whats on – https://www.austapestry.com.au/whats-on/whats-on
– Workshops – https://www.austapestry.com.au/whats-on/classes-workshops

Australian theatre for young people (Sydney) – http://www.atyp.com.au/

Australian youth orchestra – http://www.ayo.com.au/
Backlot studios southbank – (Film and TV studios)
Bangarra Indigenous Dance Company – http://bangarra.com.au/
Beer opera – http://www.beeropera.com.au
Bell Shakespeare (Australia’s national theatre company specialising in the works of William Shakespeare and his contemporaries) – https://www.bellshakespeare.com.au/
Bluestone church arts centre Footscray – http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/bluestonechurch

Boite music – http://www.boite.com.au/projects/world-music-cafe
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/Boite.wmc/events/

Box Hill Community arts centre – http://www.bhcac.com.au/
Brave studios (Performing arts) –
Brighton theatre collective –
Butterfly Club (CBD) – https://thebutterflyclub.com/
– The big hoo-haa – (Comedy improv) every Friday at 8pm

Carlton court house theatre
Chamber made Opera – http://www.chambermadeopera.com/
Chapel off chapel – http://chapeloffchapel.com.au/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/ChapelOffChapel/events/

Chunky Move (Dance Company) – http://chunkymove.com.au/
– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/CHUNKYMOVE/events/

Cohealth arts (Inner western Melbourne arts organisation) – http://www.cohealthartsgenerator.com

Circus Oz – http://www.circusoz.com/
– Melba Speigeltent (Collingwood) – http://www.circusoz.com/the-spiegeltent/shows-at-the-melba.html
Citiopera – http://www.citiopera.com.au
City Library (Melbourne City Council) – Events- http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/MelbourneLibraryService/WhatsOn1/Pages/SpecialEvents.aspx

Clocktower Centre (Moonee Ponds) – http://www.clocktowercentre.com.au/
Comics Lounge Comedy club – north melb –
Corpus Medicorum – Orchestra of Medical staff from Melbourne Hospital
https://www.corpusmedicorum.org.au/

Dance house – North Melbourne – http://www.dancehouse.com.au
Darebin Arts centre – http://www.darebinartscentre.com.au/

Easey street concert hall (Collingwood) –
Ensemble liaison (music performance group) – http://www.ensembleliaison.com
Emotion works (Opera) – http://www.emotionworks.com.au/
Essendon theatre company –

Frankston arts centre – http://artscentre.frankston.vic.gov.au/Home
French Theatre Incorporated – http://www.mftinc.org/

Geelong symphony orchestra – http://www.gso.org.au
German-Australian Opera Grant – http://mto-gaog.com/index.html
Gilbert and sullivan opera Victoria and orchestra – http://www.gsov.org.au

Green Room Awards – Performance awards – https://www.greenroom.org.au/
Helpmann awards – Performing arts awards – July – http://www.helpmannawards.com.au/

Hawthorn Arts centre –

Ilbijerri Indigeneous theatre companuy – http://ilbijerri.com.au/productions/
Independent Theatre Melbourne – Theatre alive (Portal) http://www.theatrealive.com.au/Home

Joan Sutherland award – opera – http://www.jsrbfoundation.com/

Kew Court house – http://www.kewcourthouse.com.au
Kin Collective Theatre company – http://www.kintheatrecollective.com/

La compania – Musica baroque troupe – http://www.lacompania.com.au/series/

La Mama Independent Theatre (Carlton) – http://lamama.com.au/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/lamama.theatre/events/

Line – arts and events space Footscray – http://www.theline.melbourne/
Live performance Australia (Peak association for live performance) –
http://liveperformance.com.au/
Lucy Guerin Inc – Dance company – http://www.lucyguerininc.com/
Lyric opera of Melbourne – http://www.lyricopera.com.au/

Malthouse theatre company – http://www.malthousetheatre.com.au/

Meat Market (North Melbourne) – http://www.meatmarket.org.au
Melba conservatorium of music and Opera trust (VU)- http://www.melbaoperatrust.com.au/whats-on/

Melbourne academy of performing arts – http://www.mapa.com.au/
Melbourne Ballet company –
Melbourne Chamber Orchestra (MCO) – http://www.mco.org.au

Melbourne Conservatorium of Music (Melba Hall) – University of Melbourne – http://mcm.unimelb.edu.au/
– Southbank site opens in 2019
– Melbourne conservatorium of music – university of Melbourne – Events – http://vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/events
Melbourne Conservatorium of Music – Events – http://mcm.unimelb.edu.au/#today
– Melbourne conservatorium of music – university of Melbourne – Concerts- http://mcm.unimelb.edu.au/community-engagement/concerts

– ** Melbourne University – Faculty of fine arts and music – events, converts and more – https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/the-faculty-of-fine-arts-and-music-university-of-melbourne-16465819520

Melbourne Guitar quartet – http://www.mgq.com.au/
Melbourne jazz co-op – http://www.mjc.org.au
Melbourne Local laughs – https://www.facebook.com/LocalLaughs/

Melbourne Mandolin Orchestra – https://www.melbournemandolinorchestra.com/

Melbourne mass gospel chior – http://www.mmgc.net.au/
Melbourne Opera – http://melbourneopera.com/
– Includes Free outdoor sessions in summer at Sidney Myer music bowl

Melbourne singers of gospel – http://www.msgchoir.com.au/
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra – http://www.mso.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/MelbourneSymphony/events/
– MUSO – Youth membership and tickets – http://www.mso.com.au/muso and http://www.mso.com.au/muso/whats-on/
– Includes Free outdoor sessions in summer (February) at Sidney Myer music bowl (February) – http://www.mso.com.au/whats-on/2016-season/2016-sidney-myer-free-concerts/
– Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s (MSO) – special pop-up events only posted on their twitter feed (at last minute) – https://twitter.com/melbsymphony
– Symphonica – Annual event in January – Collaboration between modern artists and Melbourne symphony orchestra – Myer music bowl – http://www.symphonica.com.au

Melbourne theatre collective –
Melbourne Theatre Company – http://www.mtc.com.au/
Melbourne theatre company – Lawler Theatre – http://www.mtc.com.au/your-visit/southbank-theatre/the-lawler
Melbourne theatre company – Artists connect – http://www.mtc.com.au/about/key-initiatives/artist-access/mtc-connect/

Melbourne town hall – Grand organ events – https://whatson.melbourne.vic.gov.au/whatson/organ/Pages/organ.aspx

Melbourne University – Centre for cultural partnerships – http://vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/ccp
Melbourne university symphony orchestra –

Michael Buxton Centre of Contemporary Art (MBCOCA) (Opens 2019) – Southbank- http://michaelbuxtoncollection.com.au/

Monash university – Academy of performing arts –http://www.monash.edu/mapa and http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/mapa/

Monash Live – Performance and arts events –
https://mlive.muhosting.com.au/whats-on/ and https://www.facebook.com/pg/MLIVEMelbourne/events/

Montanasa studios (Albion) – Mixed arts spaces and dance studio – http://www.montanasastudios.com/

Musica Viva (Classical music series and troupe) – http://www.musicaviva.com.au
– Under 30 year old tickets for $30 dollars.

National Institute of Circus Arts (Short courses and performance sessions) – http://www.nica.com.au/
– Events – http://www.nica.com.au/events-pm-5.html
– Booking agency – http://www.circanica.com.au/

National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) – http://www.nida.edu.au/summer
– Courses – https://www.open.nida.edu.au/melbourne-courses
– NIDA Melbourne, 152 Sturt St , Southbank 3006

– Melbourne studios – https://www.nida.edu.au/melbourne-studios
– Whats on in Melbourne – https://www.nida.edu.au/productions/whats-on-in-melbourne
– Short courses – https://www.open.nida.edu.au/

Newport folk and fiddle club- http://www.nffc.org.au/

Opera Australia – Melbourne – https://opera.org.au/melbourne/events
Opera platform – online video library of world operas -http://www.theoperaplatform.eu/en/opera
Opera Scholar Australia – http://www.operascholarsaustralia.com.au/#home
Opera society Victoria – http://www.operasociety.org.au/

Orchestra Victoria – Part of Australian ballet company – https://australianballet.com.au/music/orchestra-victoria
Outer urban projects (Preformance projects) – http://outerurbanprojects.org/
Oz Act (Shakespeare theatre company) – http://www.ozact.com

Polyglot Theatre –
Patrick performing arts studio – http://patrickstudiosaustralia.com.au/

Playbill – Performing arts news – http://www.playbill.com/
Red Stitch Actors Theatre (St kilda) – http://www.redstitch.net
Royal Melbourne Philharmonic – http://www.rmp.org.au/

Selby and friends chamber music – http://www.selbyandfriends.com.au
Shakespeare Australia – http://www.shakespeareaustralia.com.au
Shakespeare republic –

Society of amateur composers (French)- Worldwide – https://www.sacem.fr/en

Songlines Aboriginal music –
Speakeasy HQ – Vaudeville theatre and wine bar with cabaret, boylesque, circus, burlesque, sideshow, jazz, stand-up and more – http://speakeasy-hq.com/

Spoken word Melbourne – http://melbournespokenword.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pg/melbspokenword/events/

Star chorale opera spectacular – http://www.starchorale.org/next

Storytelling Victoria – http://www.storytellingvic.org.au/

Team of pianists – Piano touring company – http://www.teamofpianists.com.au

** Theatre Alive (Melbourne Theatre Portal – includes directory of theatre companies) – http://www.theatrealive.com.au/
Theatre Network Australia – http://www.tna.org.au/
Theatre Network Victoria – http://tnv.net.au/

Theatre works (St Kilda) – http://www.theatreworks.org.au/

Third day – event space – North Melbourne – https://www.thethirdday.com.au/
Token artists (Selected Australian comedy portal) – http://www.comedy.com.au and http://token.com.au/

Vic youth theatre –
Victorian Chamber Orchestra – http://www.aco.com.au/
Victoria chorale (Singing) –
Victorian college of the arts – Concerts – http://mcm.unimelb.edu.au/community-engagement/concerts
Precinct – precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au
Bookings – finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/whats-on
– facebook.com/thevictoriancollegeofthearts

Areas of arts:
Dance, indigenous arts and culture, film and television, music theatre, public lectures and sympsosia, theatre, exhibitions.

Victorian guitar orchestra – https://melbourneguitarfoundation.com/speakers/victorian-guitar-orchestra/
Victorian music teachers association – http://vmta.org.au/

Victorian Opera – http://www.victorianopera.com.au/
Victorian state school spectacular – (mid September) -https://www.facebook.com/performingartsunit AND http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/events/Pages/spectacular.aspx
Victorian state ballet – http://www.victorianstateballet.com.au/

Victorian youth Symphony orchestra – https://www.vyso.org.au/
Westspace –
West independent theatre – http://www.westindependenttheatre.com/
Whitehorse centre – Performing arts – Nunawading – http://www.whitehorsecentre.com.au/
Williamstown little theatre –
Womens circus (Footscray) – http://www.womenscircus.org.au

Yarra city arts –

REGIONAL Victoria arts (all genres):

Regions:
2. Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges
3. Mornington Peninsula
4. Daylesford & the Macedon Ranges
5. Phillip Island
6. Geelong & the Bellarine
7. Great Ocean Road
8. Goldfields (Inc Ballarat and Bendigo)
9. Grampians
10 High Country (Victorian)
11. Gippsland
12. Murray region

02 – Yarra valley and Dandenong Ranges
Burrinja gallery and cultural centre (Upwey)
Tarrawarra museum of art (Healesville)
Warburton arts centre

03 – Mornington Peninsula

Coastal arts discovery trail
Frankston arts centre
Mornington Peninsula Regional Art Gallery – http://mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au/Home
Peninsula artist trail – http://www.visitmorningtonpeninsula.org/ThingsToDo/ArtsCulture/StudiosGalleries/tabid/322/View/2425/Peninsula-Studio-Trail/Default.aspx

Mcclelland sculpture park and gallery
Mornington peninsula regional gallery – http://www.mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au
Beleura homestead and garden – http://www.beleura.org.au

Sorrento artists trail – http://www.virtualsorrento.com.au/sorrento-artists-trail
McCrae homestead

04 – Daylesford and Macedon Ranges
Macedon art ranges trail – http://www.visitmacedonranges.com/arts-culture
Open studios – (Open arts studios around the Daylesford Macedon ranges) –
Sand art gallery – Romsey – https://sandartgallery.com.au/

05 – Phillip Island (And surrounds)

National Vietnam veterans museum – http://www.vietnamveteransmuseum.org
Phillip island heritage museum

06 – Geelong and the Bellarine
Back to back theatre – http://www.backtobacktheatre.com
Courthouse youth arts – http://www.coirthouse.org.au
Geelong Gallery – http://www.geelonggallery.org.au
Geelong library and heritage centre – http://www.grlc.vic.gov.au
Geelong Region artsatlas (Geelong) – http://www.artsaltasgeelong.com.au
Geelong performing arts centre (Geelong) – http://www.gpac.org.au
Golden plains art trail
Potato shed – arts centre Drysdale – http://www.geelongaustralia.com.au/potatoshed

07 – Great Ocean Road

Portland maritime discovery centre
Workers club geelong (Performance) –

08 – Goldfields (Includes Bendigo and Ballarat)
Ballarat Art gallery –
– Includes visiting Archibald prize – October/November
Bendigo Living arts space

James egan gallery
Maryborough central goldfields art gallery
Castlemaine art gallery
Wedderburn coach house art gallery and museum
Bendigo artists walk

Bendigo art gallery – http://www.bendigoartgallery.com.au
Bendigo living arts space
Bendigo Pottery – http://www.bendigopottery.com.au
Bendigo town hall and arts space – http://www.capitalvenuesandevents.com.au
La trobe university visual arts centre (Bendigo arts precinct) – http://www.latrobe.edu.au/vac

Post office gallery – Bendigo –
Ulumbarra Theatre – Bendigo

Art Gallery of Ballarat
Art gallery of bendigo
Castlemaine Art Gallery and historical museum – http://www.castlemainegallery.com
Central goldfields art gallery – Maryborough
Buda Historic home and garden – art gallery – Castlemaine – http;//www.budacastlemaine.org

09 – Grampians
Ararat regional gallery
Brambuk National park and gallery
Moco gallery
Hamilton art gallery – http://www.hamiltongallery.org

Western Victoria – Silo art trail – http://www.siloarttrail.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/siloarttrail/
– Mapping of route – https://goo.gl/maps/MZU3dH54mpK2
– Information – http://www.visitvictoria.com/Regions/Grampians/Things-to-do/Art-theatre-and-culture/Silo-Art-Trail

10 – High Country (Includes Ski Fields and Hinterland)
Benalla aviation museum
Glenrowan Ned Kelly precinct
Beechworth Historic and cultural precinct
Benalla Art gallery – http://www.benallaartgallery.com.au
Benalla Street art
Great alpine gallery – http://www.greatalpinegallery.org.au

11 – Gippsland
Bass Coast Arts – http://www.basscoast.com.au
Creative gippsland – Creative arts in Gippsland portal –
http://www.creativegippsland.com.au
East gippsland art gallery –
Latrobe regional gallery – Morwell – http://www.latroberegionalgallery.com
Gippsland art gallery – Sale – http://www.gippslandartgallery.com
Great Alpine Gellery (Swifts creek)
Korrumburra Coal creek park and museum
Gippsland regional maritime museum

12 – Murray (Northern Victoria and Goulburn Valley Region)

Corowa federation museum
The cube Wodonga – performing arts
Arts space Wodonga
Swan hill regional art gallery – http://www.gallery.swnhill.vic.gov.au
Gateway village arts centre – Wodonga – http://www.wodonga.vic.gov.au
Murray art museum – Albury
Foundry art space – Port of Echuca – http://www.emai.org.au

Violet town market
Kinglake foggy mountain bluegrass festival
Shepparton art museum – http://www.shappartonartmuseum.com.au
Shepparton aboriginal street art project
Shepparton mooving art (Painted cows – 90 around the city) –
Alexandra timber tramway museum (steam train rides)
Bangerang cultural centre
Seymour military history trail
Seymour railway heritage centre – http://www.srhc.org.au
Wangaratta art gallery


Cinema / Film

Includes:
– Advanced screenings
– Movie genre evenings
– Discounted screening days
– Arthouse, classics, opera movies

– Movie marathons
– 3d movies
– Imax / giant screen movies
– Movie deals – food, wine and movie
– Actor / Actress / directors visits


Cinemas / Film (Organisations / Portals)

Aus film – http://www.ausfilm.com.au/

Australian film critics association – http://www.afca.org.au/
Australian International Screen Forum – https://www.australianscreenforum.org/
Cinema plus (Movie distributor) – https://www.facebook.com/cinemaplusevents/

Film critics circle of Australia – http://fcca.com.au/
Film journal – http://www.filmjournal.com
Film Victoria – https://www.film.vic.gov.au/

Independent cinemas of Australia – http://mycinema.com.au/locations/

Madman (Films – esp Japanese and Anime) – https://www.madman.com.au/ and videos – https://www.youtube.com/user/MadmanOnline/videos
– Film collections – https://www.madman.com.au/actions/releaseCollections.do?method=browse&webChannelId=2
– In cinemas – https://www.madman.com.au/channel/view/8/in-cinemas
– Coming soon – https://www.madman.com.au/actions/catalogue.do?method=schedule&comingSoon=1&webChannelId=2

Motion picture distributors association of Australia – http://www.mpdaa.org.au/customers/

National film and sound archive of Australia – Canberra – https://www.nfsa.gov.au/

Screen Australia – http://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/
Timeout – Film – https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/film
Van morgan (Cinema distributors) – http://www.valmorgan.com.au/


Cinemas (Buildings) and film festival portals (General)

4D Dynamic cinema – http://4ddynamiccinema.com/

Astor Theatre (Windsor) – http://www.astortheatre.net.au/

Australian Centre for Moving Image (ACMI) – http://www.acmi.net.au/
– Museum – https://www.acmi.net.au/museum/
– Cinemas – https://www.acmi.net.au/cinemas/
– Ideas – https://www.acmi.net.au/ideas/
– Whats on – https://www.acmi.net.au/whats-on/
– Workshops – https://www.acmi.net.au/events/types/workshop/
– Talks – https://www.acmi.net.au/events/types/talk/

– Seasons and screenings – https://www.acmi.net.au/film/seasons-and-screenings/
– Film festivals – https://www.acmi.net.au/film/festivals/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/acmionline/events/

– ACMI Shop – https://shop.acmi.net.au/
– ACMI Cafe – https://www.acmi.net.au/visit/cafe-bar/

– ACMI X – https://www.acmi.net.au/acmi-x/
– ACMI Labs – https://labs.acmi.net.au/

– Museum exhibitions – https://www.acmi.net.au/museum/exhibitions/
– Education – https://www.acmi.net.au/education/
– Collections research – https://www.acmi.net.au/museum/collections-research/
– Touring exhibitions – https://www.acmi.net.au/museum/exhibitions/touring-exhibitions/

– ACMI Ideas – Watch, Read, Listen) – https://www.acmi.net.au/ideas/
– Friday night evenings – for special exhibitions – Last Friday of each month – http://www.acmi.net.au/events/wonderland-late-nights

Cameo Cinemas (Belgrave) – http://www.cameocinemas.com.au/

Cinema Nova (Carlton)– (Arthouse, Mainstream and Festivals) – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/
– Membership – http://cinemanova.com.au/privilege
– Now playing – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/films-now-showing
– Coming soon – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/films-coming-soon

– Events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/CinemaNova/events/
– National theatre live – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/events/national-theatre-live
– Metropolitan opera – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/events/the-met-opera

Federation square – Outdoor big events and screening tv –
Schedule of screenings – http://www.fedsquare.com/fed-tv

Film fest (portal of Film festivals in Australia) – https://www.filmfest.net.au/
Film festivals Australia – http://filmfestivalsaustralia.com/

Flicks – Guide to australian theatre movie centres and sessions – https://www.flicks.com.au/

Hoyts (Various) – http://www.hoyts.com.au/
– Hoyts melbourne central – http://www.hoyts.com.au/cinemas/locations/melbourne_central.aspx
– Current screening – https://www.hoyts.com.au/movies/all_movies.aspx
– Coming soon – https://www.hoyts.com.au/movies/coming_soon.aspx
– Events and festivals – https://www.hoyts.com.au/movies/events_and_festivals.aspx#session
– Imax cinemas (In Hoyts cinemas) – https://www.hoyts.com.au/cinemas/experiences/imax.aspx

Imax Theatres (Main – Melbourne Museum, Carlton. Also Highpoint Hoyts) – https://www.imax.com/countries/au/
– Melbourne museum IMAX – https://imaxmelbourne.com.au/
– Now showing – https://imaxmelbourne.com.au/now_showing
– Coming soon – https://imaxmelbourne.com.au/coming_soon

Lido Cinemas (Hawthorn)- http://www.lidocinemas.com.au/

Palace Cinemas (Includes: Kino – Melbourne CBD, Palace – Balwyn, Palace – Brighton Bay, Palace Cinema – Como, Palace Dendy – Brighton, Palace – Westgarth)(Arthouse, Mainstream and Film Festivals) – http://www.palacecinemas.com.au/
– Membership – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/palace-movie-club/
– Cinemas opening soon – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/opening-soon-cinemas/
– Melbourne Cinemas – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/cinemas/vic/
– Kino melbourne CBD – http://www.palacecinemas.com.au/cinemas/kino/

Events (Special events) – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/events/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/Palacecinemas/events/

– Now showing – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/now-showing/
– Coming soon (Includes film festivals and stage to screen sessions -) http://www.palacecinemas.com.au/coming-soon/
– Festivals – http://www.palacecinemas.com.au/festivals/
– Stage to screen – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/stage-to-screen

Reading Cinemas – http://readingcinemas.com.au/
– Now showing – https://readingcinemas.com.au/now_showing
– Coming soon – https://readingcinemas.com.au/comingsoo

Screening Melbourne – Symposium – February – https://screeningmelbourne.wordpress.com/

Sun Theatre (Yarraville) (Arthouse, Mainstream and Film Festivals) – http://www.suntheatre.com.au/
– Printed weekly guides – issued each Thursday
– Social media – https://www.facebook.com/suntheatreyarraville/ and https://twitter.com/thesuntheatre and https://www.instagram.com/suntheatre/

– Now playing – http://suntheatre.com.au/movies/now-playing
– Coming soon – http://suntheatre.com.au/movies/coming-soon
– Event cinema (Operas and special screenings) – http://suntheatre.com.au/component/yco/?view=movies&group=2

Village Cinemas (Various) – http://villagecinemas.com.au/

– Now showing – http://villagecinemas.com.au/movies
– Coming soon – http://villagecinemas.com.au/movies/movies-coming-soon
– Special events – http://villagecinemas.com.au/special-events

Your movies – Movie portal – http://www.yourmovies.com.au/movies


Cinemas (Open Air, drive thru and themed Events)

** Refer to your council website for selected excellent local outdoor cinemas – hosted by the council during summer in park areas **

Backlot Rooftop – Docklands outdoor drivein rooftop cinemas – Ongoing – http://www.backlotrooftop.com.au/
Barefoot cinema – Portsea Quarantine station, Ripponlea Elsternwick, Arthurs seat – Weekends from early December to mid February – https://www.barefootcinema.com.au/
Barkly Square Cinemas – Barkly square carpark, Brunswick (December to January) – http://barklysquare.com.au/whats-on

Cameo outdoor cinema – Cameo cinemas, Belgrave – (December to April) – https://www.cameocinemas.com.au/Page/Outdoor-Cinema

Cinema at the G (February – over a weekend in the MCG) – http://www.mcg.org.au/things-to-do/cinema-at-the-g

Coburg drive in (Ongoing)-
Docklands Park cinema – Victoria Harbour – Fridays in February – http://www.docklandscc.com.au/ and http://www.victoriaharbour.com.au/cinema

Gourmet cinema – March – caulfield racecourse – http://www.gourmetcinema.com.au/
Hear my eyes – Film screenings http://www.hearmyeyes.com.au/
Hellenic museum outdoor cinema – CBD –
Hobsons Bay (Movies by the bay – Free – Summer months) – http://www.visithobsonsbay.com.au/Events.aspx
Federation square – Summer Outdoor Cinema (Every Wednesday in December on the big screen – 6 to 8pm) – http://www.fedsquare.com/christmas

Hot tub Cinemas –
Lido cinemas roof top – Lido cinemas, Hawthorn (November to April) – https://www.lidocinemas.com.au/Page/Rooftop
Maribyrnong Twilight movies – http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=11578
Moonlight Cinema – Melbourne Royal Botanic Gardens – Summer months –
December to April
) – http://www.moonlight.com.au/

North Melbourne – Pool film sessions in Summer

Open air cinemas (St Kilda – November to December) – https://openaircinemas.com.au/melbourne/
Piazza italia (Carlton) – outdoor cinema in the summer months

Pool cinema –
QV Outdoor cinema (December, January, February) – http://qvcinema.com.au
Queens park cinema – Moonee valley park – http://www.moobooevents.com.au/
Restaurant and Cafe pop up cinemas – Various
– Common man – docklands – http://www.thecommonman.com.au/pop-up-cinema/
Rooftop Cinema (CBD – Summer months – December to March) – http://www.rooftopcinema.com.au/

Shadow Electric (Abbotsford Convent – Summer months) – http://shadowelectric.com.au/
Shimmerlands – January to end of February – University of Melbourne grounds- music and cinema event – by Shadow electric – http://www.shimmerlands.com/
Southgate Summer Cinema (weekly films being screened and timing released every Monday)- – http://www.southgatemelbourne.com.au/southgate-cinema/

South wharf outdoor cinema – summer months
Sunset Cinema – Gasworks art park Albert park (December to January) – http://www.sunsetcinema.com.au/melbourne
Westgarth – outdoor cinema – Palace westgarth, Northcote – (December to March) – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/cinemas/westgarth/
WTC wharf (World Trade centre – North bank – wharf – outdoor cinema – http://www.wtcmelbourne.com.au/


Film Festivals (General Events)

ACMI Summer of documentary films – February / march –
Adventure travel film festival – Bright (February) – http://www.adventuretravelfilmfestival.com/australian-festival/
Antenna documentary film festival (October) – http://antennafestival.org/
Altona beach film festival (August) – http://www.altonabeachfilmfestival.com.au/
Archiflix – architecture and design film festival – Mid october – https://archiflix.com.au/ and https://www.facebook.com/ArchiFlix/

Australian Centre for Moving Image (ACMI) – Portal of upcoming film festivals at ACMI – https://www.acmi.net.au/film/festivals/upcoming-festivals/

Banff Australia Adventure Film festival (Early June)http://banffaustralia.com.au/
Bright mountain film festival / tour – Late December / Early January – Bright and surrounding towns – http://www.bmft.com.au/

Childrens film festival – late april
Connect film festival – https://connectfilmfestival.com/

Environmental film festival (October) – http://www.effa.org.au/

Films for change – Various screenings across the year on social issues – https://www.facebook.com/ffcmelbourne/

Flickerfest – Short film festival – Based in Sydney but touring – Palace Kimo cinemas – http://flickerfest.com.au/tour/melbourne-vic/

Hot docs (Documentary festival) – June/July – http://www.hotdocsoz.com and http://www.hotdocs.ca/news/hot-docs-at-palace-cinemas

Human rights art and film festival (May) – http://hraff.org.au/

Italian cine scapes – Palace cinemas – Monthly –
https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/events/italian-cine-scapes/

Melbourne International Film Festival (Late July to Early August)http://miff.com.au/

– events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/MelbIntFilmFest/events/
– Audience awards – http://miff.com.au/about/film-awards/audience

Melbourne Cinematheque (Ongoing screenings of rare films in ACMI) – Wednesday nights – http://www.melbournecinematheque.org/ and https://www.acmi.net.au/film/melbourne-cinematheque/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/melbournecinematheque/
Made in Melbourne film festival – December – http://www.mum.org.au
Melbourne documentary film festival (July) – http://mdff.org.au/
Melbourne Queer film festival (March) – http://www.mqff.com.au/

Melbourne Trans & Gender Diverse Film Festival – October – Footscray arts centre – http://www.tildemelbourne.com/
Melbourne underground film festival (September) – http://www.muff.com.au/

MET – New York Metropolitan Opera – Movie theatre screening seasons – http://www.themetinaustralia.info

Monster Fest (Cult and horror film festival) Late November 26 at Lido Cinemas
National theatre live – UK Theatre in Various Australian cinemas (Portal) – http://ntlive.nationaltheatre.org.uk/

Ocean film festival – Around Australia – March – http://oceanfilmfestivalaustralia.com.au/

Ozflix awards – https://www.ozflix.org/awards-2018

Palace cinemas – Movie festivals – https://www.palacecinemas.com.au/festivals/

Palace Opera and Ballet (Live streaming cinemas of European operas – Hosted by Palace Cinemas) – http://palaceoperaandballet.com.au/
– Includes La Scala Italy, Opera National Paris, Royal opera London.
Peninsula short film festival – First Saturday in February – http://www.peninsulashortfilmfest.com.au/

Reel good film festival – http://www.rgff.com.au

Refugee week – Refugee film festival – http://www.refugeeweek.org.au/refugee-film-festival/
Seniors Film festival (April) – http://www.youngatheart.net.au/

St Kilda Film Festival (Late May)http://www.stkildafilmfestival.com.au/
Sun theatre – documentary film festival (Yarraville – November) –
Sun theatre – Setting sun film festival (Short film – april) – http://settingsunshortfilmfestival.com.au/
Striking Film festival – Collins 234 shopping centre – http://collins234.com.au/events/striking-film-festival/

Studio ghibli festival – August / September – Hoyts, Village and ACFI cinemas – http://www.studioghibli.com.au/celebratestudioghibli/

– ACMI Federation square – https://www.acmi.net.au/events/celebrate-studio-ghibli/
– Cinema nova Carlton – http://www.studioghibli.com.au/showcasecinemas/studioghiblicinemanova/
– Hoyts – https://www.hoyts.com.au/movies/events/studio_ghibli_festival.aspx

Top chefs series – http://www.cinemanova.com.au/events/top-melbourne-chefs
Top dog film festival – August – http://topdogfilmfestival.com/

Transitions film festival (February / March) – Part of the sustainble living festival – http://www.transitionsfilmfestival.com/
Tropfest – Short film festival at Melbourne’s Royal Botanic Gardens (treamed live from Sydney) – (Late October to Early December)

Underground cinema – Monthly thematic event based cinema screenings – http://www.undergroundcinema.com.au/ and https://www.facebook.com/pg/undergroundcinema/events/


Film Festivals (Culture Specific Events)

American essentials film fest – May – http://www.americanessentials.com.au
Arab film festival (August)  – http://arabfilmfestival.com.au/
British film festival (October/November)http://www.britishfilmfestival.com.au/

Chinese film festival (November) –

Czech and Slovak Film festival (Mid September) – http://casffa.com.au/

French film festival (March)http://www.affrenchfilmfestival.org/
German film festival  (November) – http://www.goethe.de/ins/au/lp/prj/fgf/enindex.htm
Greek film festival (Octobe)http://greekfilmfestival.com.au/
Human Rights Arts and Film festival (Early to Mid May)http://www.hraff.org.au

Indian film Festival (August)http://www.iffm.com.au/

Indonesian film festival – (April) Immigration museum – http://www.iffaustralia.com/
Italian film festival (September / October)http://www.italianfilmfestival.com.au/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/italianff/
Iranian Film Festival (Late October / Early November) –

Irish Film festival (March / April) – http://www.irishfilmfestival.com.au

Israeli Film Festival (August) – http://www.aiceisraelifilmfestival.com
Japanese film festival (November / December)http://www.japanesefilmfestival.net/
– Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pg/japanesefilmfest/events/
Korean Film festival (August/Septenber) – http://www.koffia.com.au/
Latin American Film Festival (Late October to early November – RMIT) – http://laffaustralia.wix.com/laffaustralia

Latin america film festival – Cine latino (Palace cinemas – November) – http://www.cinelatinofilmfestival.com.au
Sydney Latin american film festival – September- http://www.sydneylatinofilmfestival.org/

Latin Filmoteca Spanish Film Group (Screenings throughout the year – per month at ACMI)http://melbournefilmoteca.org/next-screening/ and https://www.acmi.net.au/events/melbourne-filmoteca/
– Facebook events – https://www.facebook.com/pg/melbournefilmoteca/events/
– Upcoming screenings – http://melbournefilmoteca.org/next-screenings/

La Mirada (Latin American) film festival (November)http://www.lamirada.org.au/

Latin American Film Festival (October)http://www.latinfilmfest.com.au/ and (2015) https://www.facebook.com/LAFF2015
Lebanese Film festival (August / September) –
Hola Mexican film festival (Also Part of Cine Latino Film festival) – October and various events through out the year – http://holamexicoff.com/
Mexican Film festival – Viva Mexico(November) -http://www.vivamexicofilmfestival.com/
Palestinian Film festival (November)http://www.palestinianfilmfestival.com.au/

Persian Film festival (September) – http://www.persianfilmfestival.com/
Russian (Resurrection) Film festival – (November) – http://russianresurrection.com/

Scandinavian Film Festival (July)http://www.scandinavianfilmfestival.com/
Serbian film festival – (October / November) – http://www.serbianfilmfestival.org.au/
Spanish film festival (April / May)http://www.spanishfilmfestival.com/
Turkish Film festival (July) – http://www.turkishfilmfestival.com.au/

Ukrainian film festival – geelong (January)- https://pivotcinema.com.au/


Film – Distributors

Val morgan – Film distributor – http://www.valmorgan.com.au/
Val morgan – Outdoor – http://valmorganoutdoor.com/


Television Show Audience / Filming / tv taping

General:
Only Melbourne (Regularly updated summary of all commercial TV Audience opportunities and links) – http://www.onlymelbourne.com.au/audience-required-tv-shows#.VRfWtfyUe8A

Weekend notes – Melbourne tv shows – http://www.weekendnotes.com/live-audience-tv-shows-melbourne/

Channels:

1 (SBS) –
2 (ABC) –
– QANDA show tapings – http://www.abc.net.au/tv/qanda/and https://www.facebook.com/abcqanda/

7 – Channel Seven Casting (Audience and TV show casting updates) –
https://au.tv.yahoo.com/castings/ and https://www.facebook.com/sevencasting
9 –
10 –
– The project – Channel 10 – audience – South Yarra (Starts 5.30pm weekday) – https://tenplay.com.au/channel-ten/the-project/audience
31 –

Casting agencies / Production companies or portals:
Endemol shine australia casting – https://twitter.com/ESA_Casting
My casting – https://www.mycastingnet.com/now-casting/



RADIO


For more –
*General podcast portals and international media (Radio, TV and film) – see ‘International media on LTTL’ – http://www.lifettlens.com/international-media


Victorian Radio stations – Assorted
– Many radio stations also have apps to listen from
– Radio stations provide world and local news, events and more in website articles or audio mediums.

ABC listen app – http://radio.abc.net.au/help/apps
ABC Radio – Frequency finder – http://www.abc.net.au/reception/freq/

AMRAP – Community radio music distribution – and charts http://airit.org.au/airit/home.php
Australian Live Radio (Listen online) – http://www.australianliveradio.com/

Community broadcasting foundation – http://www.cbf.com.au/
Community broadcasting association of Australia – https://www.cbaa.org.au/
– Resources – https://www.cbaa.org.au/resource-library
– News – https://www.cbaa.org.au/latest-news
– AMRAP – https://www.cbaa.org.au/amrap

– Community Media Training Organisation – http://www.cmto.org.au/

– Community radio network – https://www.cbaa.org.au/crn
– Program guide – https://www.cbaa.org.au/broadcasters/get-content-your-station-or-program/crn-program-guide

– CBAA Community radio awards – https://www.cbaa.org.au/awards

– Broadcasters – https://www.cbaa.org.au/broadcasters
– Listeners – https://www.cbaa.org.au/listeners
– Musicians – https://www.cbaa.org.au/musicians

Digital Radio Plus Australia (Listen to channels and directory) – http://www.digitalradioplus.com.au/

I heart Radio (Custom online digital radio stations and feeds of other radio stations around the world) – http://www.iheart.com/
I heart radio Australia – http://www.iheartradio.com.au/

National Ethnic and Multicultural Broadcasters Council Australia – http://www.nembc.org.au/
Tune in – Melbourne Radio Stations – http://tunein.com/radio/Melbourne-r100541/

Victorian Radio Station (Directory on Tunein) – http://tunein.com/radio/Victoria-r101572/
Wikipedia – List of Radio stations in Victoria – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_radio_stations_in_Australia#Victoria
Wikipedia – Melbourne Radio – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Melbourne_radio


Radio Networks

– Includes Radio stations’ notable shows
ABC radio – Radio – http://radio.abc.net.au/
ABC – Radio – http://radio.abc.net.au/
ABC radio – local – http://www.abc.net.au/local/
Stations – http://radio.abc.net.au/stations
Categories – http://radio.abc.net.au/categories
Podcasts – http://radio.abc.net.au/podcasts

– Listen app – ABC Listen app – http://radio.abc.net.au/help/apps
ABC – Radio national – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/
Programs – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/showcase/
Radio program guide – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/guide/
Subjects – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/subjects/
Features – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/features/
Social Media – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/social-media/
Podcasts – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/rn-podcasting/

Shows:
Breakfast – Hamish mcdonalds – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/breakfast/
Myf warhurst – http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/myf-warhurst/episodes/
and http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/bangon/episodes/
ABC – Radio national – Talkfest –
http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/talkfest/
ABC- Radio national – Life matters – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/lifematters/
ABC – Radio national – Drive – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/drive

Radio Australia (By ABC) – http://www.abc.net.au/radio-australia/
– Categories – http://www.abc.net.au/radio-australia/categories/
– Programs A to Z – http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/radio/programsaz
Program schedule – http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/radio/programschedule
Podcasts – http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/podcasts

Arn radio network (Includes Kiis FM) – http://www.arn.com.au
Macquarie radio network – Talking lifestyle – https://www.talkinglifestyle.com.au/
– Macquarie radio network – Shows – https://www.talkinglifestyle.com.au/shows/
– Macquarie radio network – Travel – https://www.talkinglifestyle.com.au/category/travel/

Nova Entertainment (Includes Nova FM) – http://www.novaentertainment.com.au/
http://www.novaentertainment.com.au/news
Southern Cross Austereo (Includes Fox FM)- http://www.southerncrossaustereo.com.au/


Radio Entertainment concert areas

Nova FM – Red room
Fox FM – Rooftop / RNB Fridays
Kiis FM –


AM

621 kHz ABC Radio National – ABC – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/
– Subjects – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/subjects/
– Podcasts – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/podcasts/

693 kHz 3AW – Macquarie Radio Network -http://www.3aw.com.au/
– Twitter – https://twitter.com/3AW693
3aw – Rumour File – http://www.3aw.com.au/search?text=rumour
3aw News – http://www.3aw.com.au/news/

– Shows – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows
– Neil Mitchell (Mornings) – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/NeilMitchellprogram
– Tom Elliott(Drive – Afternoon) – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/3AWDrive
– Sunday morning – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/sunday-morning-20141220-12be3c.html
– Nights with steve price – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/nights-with-steve-price-20151004-gk131z.html
– Work life money – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/work-life-money-20160902-gr7mrm.html
– Afternoons with Denis walter – http://www.3aw.com.au/shows/3AWAfternoons.html

774 kHz 774 ABC Melbourne – ABC – http://www.abc.net.au/melbourne/
includes: – Life Matters – Online Podcast Series – http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/lifematters/
– Podcasts – https://www.facebook.com/ABCpodcasts/ and https://radio.abc.net.au/stations
– ABC Radio – World today show – http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/
– ABC Radio – Correspondents – http://www.abc.net.au/correspondents/
– *** ABC radio – programs – http://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/

855 kHz 3CR – Community radio
927 kHz RSN – Victorian racing industry

1026 kHz ABC NewsRadio – ABC
1116 kHz SEN 1116 – Pacific Star Network Limited
1179 kHz 3RPH – Radio Print Handicapped Network
1224 kHz SBS Radio 1 – Special Broadcasting Service – Sbs radio –

SBS Radio – http://www.sbs.com.au/radio/
SBS Radio languages –
http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/
– Spanish – http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/spanish

Includes BBC World service

1278 kHz Magic 1278 – Macquarie Radio Network
1341 kHz 3CW – Narrowcast Chinese language talk service – Geelong
1377 kHz 3MP – Pacific Star Radio

1422 kHz 3XY – 3XY Radio Hellas
1503 kHz 3KND – South Eastern Indigenous Media Association
1593 kHz Niche Radio Network – Narrowcast multicultural radio
1611 MHz Vision Radio Network – Narrowcast Christian Radio – Vermont
1620 kHz 3CW 1620AM Program – Narrowcast Chinese language music service – Bayswater
1629 kHz 3CW 1629AM Program – Narrowcast Chinese language music service – Williamstown

1638 kHz 2ME Arabic Radio – Narrowcast Arabic language Radio
1656 kHz Rythmos 1656 – Narrowcast Greek language Radio
1665 MHz Vision Radio Network – Narrowcast Christian radio – Hoppers Crossing
1674 MHz Lion 1674/Surf City Sound
1701 MHz Islamic Voice Radio – Narrowcast Islamic Radio

FM

87.6 MHz Kiss FM – Narrowcast club / dance music radio – Melbourne CBD – http://kissfm.com.au/
– List of shows – http://kissfm.com.au/list-shows

87.6 MHz Hillside Radio – Narrowcast local radio – Bayswater
87.6 MHz Surf FM – Narrowcast local radio – Frankston & Cranbourne

87.8 MHz Kiss FM – Narrowcast club music radio – Melbourne’s west
87.9 MHz Kiss FM – Narrowcast club music radio – Frankston & Mornington Peninsula
88.3 MHz Southern FM (Melbourne Australia) – Southern Suburbs community radio
88.6 MHz Plenty Valley FM – Community radio
88.9 MHz Wyn FM – Community radio – Wyndham region
89.9 MHz Light FM – Christian community

90.7 MHz SYN 90.7 – Youth community – http://syn.org.au/
91.5 MHz smoothfm 91.5 – Nova Entertainment – http://www.smooth.com.au/
92.3 MHz 3ZZZ – multicultural community – http://www.3zzz.com.au/
– Includes: BBC World service and programming schedule (PDF on page) – http://www.3zzz.com.au/program-guide/bbc-world-service/

Program guide – http://www.3zzz.com.au/program-guide.html
– Polyfonix English show – http://www.3zzz.com.au/program-guide/show/polyfonix.html
Membership – http://www.3zzz.com.au/membership.html
Broadcaster bulletin – http://www.3zzz.com.au/about-3zzz/3zzz-broadcaster-bulletin.html
Volunteer – http://www.3zzz.com.au/volunteer.html

93.1 MHz SBS Radio – Special Broadcasting Service – http://www.sbs.com.au/radio/

94.1 MHz 3WBC Whitehorse Boroondara region
94.9 MHz JOY 94.9 – Gay and Lesbian community radio
94.9 – Main Fm Castlemaine – http://mainfm.net/
95.7 MHz Golden Days Radio – Community radio
96.5 MHz 96.5 Inner FM – Heidelberg and Inner Northern Suburbs
97.1 MHz 3MDR Mountain Districts Radio – Dandenong Ranges
97.4 MHz Stereo 974 Western Suburbs Community radio
97.7 MHz Casey Radio Casey Radio – South Eastern Suburbs
97.9 MHz 979fm – Melton (community radio)

98.1 MHz Eastern FM – Eastern Suburbs (community radio)
98.5 MHz Apple FM Bacchus Marsh
98.3 MHz 3RPP – Community radio – Frankston
98.7 MHz 3RPP – Community radio – Mornington
98.9 MHz North West FM – North Western Suburbs
99.1 MHz Yarra Valley FM – Community radio – Woori Yallock
99.3 MHz 3NRG – Community radio – Sunbury

100.3 MHz Nova 100 – Nova Entertainment – http://www.nova100.com.au/nova100 and http://www.novaentertainment.com.au/news
– Novas Red room (Radio concerts) – https://www.nova100.com.au/red-room

100.7 MHz Highlands FM – Community radio – Macedon Ranges

101.1 MHz KIIS 101.1 – ARN – http://www.kiis1011.com.au/
– I heart radio countdown – Sundays 6 to 8pm – http://www.kiis1011.com.au/shows/iheartradio-countdown/

101.9 MHz Fox FM – Southern Cross Austereo – http://www.fox.com.au/
– Fox fm shows – https://www.hit.com.au/fox/shows
– Playlists – https://www.hit.com.au/music/playlists
– World famous rooftop (Radio concerts) – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/world-famous-rooftop

– Ash london live – 8 to 11pm Weekdays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/ash-london-live
– Boxed in fifi box – 5 to 6pm Sundays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/boxed-in-with-fifi-box
– Em rusciano – 7 to 8pm weekdays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/em-and-harley
– Aria top 10 countdown – 5 to 6pm Saturdays – https://bit.ly/2p2XJcU
– Vevo top 20 countdown – 6 to 8pm Saturdays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/vevo-20-countdown
– Old school house party – 8pm to 12am Saturdays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/old-school-house-party
– Ministry of sound radio – 12am to 2am Sundays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/ministry-of-sound-radio
– RNB Friday nights – 10pm to 1am Fridays – https://www.hit.com.au/shows/rnb-friday-nights
– RNB hit playlist – https://www.hit.com.au/music/playlists/rnb-fridays-hit-list
– Carrie Bickmore and Tommy Little radio show – 4pm weekdays

102.7 MHz 3RRR – Alternative Contemporary Music – http://www.rrr.org.au/

103.5 MHz 3MBS – Music Broadcasting Society of Victoria – Classical Music
Fine music melbpourne -https://3mbs.org.au/
https://3mbs.org.au/how-to-listen/

104.3 MHz Gold 104.3 – ARN
105.1 MHz Triple M – Southern Cross Austereo
105.9 MHz ABC Classic FM – ABC

106.3 MHz Flow FM – Remote Commercial – Yarra Valley
106.7 MHz PBS FM – Various music genres – Block Programming – http://www.pbsfm.org.au/

107.5 MHz triple j – ABC – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/
– Shows – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/programs/all-shows/
– ABC Radio – Triple J – Hack – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/programs/hack/
– ABC Radio – Triple J – Podcast – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/listen/podcast.htm
– ABC Radio – Triple J – Programs – http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/programs/
– Triple J earthed – https://www.triplejunearthed.com/


DAB Digital frequency radio

1116 SEN – Pacific Star Network
3AW – Macquarie Radio Network
3CR
3KND
3MBS
3RRR
3ZZZ – ethnic

774 ABC Melbourne – https://radio.abc.net.au/ and ABC – Radio stations – https://radio.abc.net.au/stations
ABC Classic FM
ABC Double J – http://doublej.net.au/
– Programs – http://doublej.net.au/programs
– Listen – http://doublej.net.au/ondemand
ABC Jazz – http://abcjazz.net.au/

ABC Country
ABC Extra
ABC Grandstand

ABC – News radio – http://www.abc.net.au/newsradio
ABC – Radio National – http://www.abc.net.au/rn and http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/
– ABC – TV and radio – reception – http://www.abc.net.au/reception/

– ABC Radio – World today show – http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/
– ABC Radio – Correspondents – http://www.abc.net.au/correspondents/

Aussie Digital – Pacific Star Network

Buddha Radio – Southern Cross Austereo
Chemist Warehouse Remix – ARN
The Edge Digital – ARN
Fox FM – Southern Cross Austereo
Gold 104.3 – ARN
IRIS – Vision Australia

KOOOL Digital – Pacific Star Network
Koffee – Nova Entertainment
LightDigital – Light Melbourne
Magic 1278 – Macquarie Radio Network
KIIS 101.1 – ARN

Mix ’80s – ARN
Mix ’90s – ARN
MyMP – Pacific Star Network
Nova 100 – Nova Entertainment
NovaNation – Nova Entertainment

PBS Digital
RSN Carnival – Victorian Racing industry
RSN Racing & Sport – Victorian Racing industry
SBS Chill – http://www.sbs.com.au/shows/chill

SBS Radio 1 – http://www.sbs.com.au/radio/
SBS Radio 2
SBS Radio 3
SBS Radio 4
SBS PopAraby
SBS PopAsia
SBS PopDesi

smoothfm 91.5 – Nova Entertainment
Stardust – Southern Cross Austereo
SYN Nation – SYN Media
Triple M – Southern Cross Austereo
Triple M Classic Rock Digital – Southern Cross Austereo
triple j – ABC
triple j unearthed – ABC


Inter state Australian radio stations – Selected
FBI radio – sydney – https://fbiradio.com/


Australian Free to air television

Australian Television Portals
Australian communications and media authority – http://www.acma.gov.au/
and tv reception – http://www.acma.gov.au/Citizen/Consumer-info/My-connected-home/TV-reception
Classification – Tv, Movies and media –
http://www.classification.gov.au/
Community television in Australia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Community_television_in_Australia
Freeview (Directory of free to air Australian digital TV) – http://www.freeview.com.au/

TV Guides
– Yahoo 7 – https://au.tv.yahoo.com/tv-guide/
– Sunday herald sun – tv guide
– Freeview – http://www.freeview.com.au/tv-guide/

Free to air television channels

1 -One (By Ten Network) – HD
2 and 21 – ABC (ABC Network) – SD

3 – SBS One (SBS Network) – SD
7 – Channel 7 (Seven network) – SD
9 – Channel 9 (Nine Network) – SD
10 – Channel 10 (Ten network) – SD
11 – Channel 11 (Ten network) – SD
14 – TVSN Shopping network – SD
15 – Spree TV – SD

22 – ABC 2 (ABC Network) – SD
23 – ABC 3 (ABC Network) – SD
31 – Channel 31 (Community TV) – http://www.c31.org.au/
– Programs – https://www.c31.org.au/programs/
– Schedule – http://www.ebroadcast.com.au/tv/static/MelbourneNight.html

33 – SBS – Food Network
34 – SBS – NITV (Indigenous channel) – http://www.sbs.com.au/nitv/

72 – 7 Two (Seven Network) SD
73 – 7 Mate(Seven Network) – HD
74 – 4me – SD
76 – 7 Flix (Seven network) – SD
90 – Gem (Nine Network) – HD
94 – Life (Nine network) – SD
99 – Go (Nine Network) – SD

Rural country channels

7 Prime – https://au.prime7.yahoo.com/v5/home/
Win (ch 10) – http://www.wintv.com.au/
Southern Cross (Ch 9) – http://www.southerncrossaustereo.com.au/tv/sca-tv/

Pay television channels

Subscription television in Australia – Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subscription_television_in_Australia and Foxtel channels – Wikipedia list – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foxtel#Channels

Foxtel – Tv guide – https://www.foxtel.com.au/got/whats-on/tv-guide/grid?.html

Notable Channels –
Al jazeera
Arena – http://www.arenatv.com.au/shows/
BBC first
BBC uk tv
BBC world news
CNN
Discovery
E channel
Fox 8 – http://www.fox8.tv/
Lifestyle
Lifestyle food
Lifestyle Home
Lifestyle you
MTV dance
Nat geographic
Rai italia
RT
World movies


Student Media / Local media industry

Includes – City foreign correspondents club or press clubs

Industry:
Journalism education and research association – ossie awards – http://jeaa.org.au/the-ossie-awards/
Melbourne Press club – http://www.melbournepressclub.com/
Wikipedia – Australian student media – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:AusStudentMedia

Universities:
La Trobe University- http://www.latrobe.edu.au/communication-and-media/projects
– Upstart magazine – http://www.upstart.net.au/

Monash University – http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/mfj/
– Mojo news -http://mojonews.com.au/
– Melbourne tribune – http://artsonline.monash.edu.au/melbourne-tribune/

RMIT University
– SYN – Radio (Digital and FM) and TV – http://syn.org.au/
– RMIT TV – http://www.rmitv.org/

Swinburne University – http://www.swinjournalism.org/
– The swin standard – http://www.theswinstandard.net
– 3SSR Radio- http://3ssr.org/

University of Melbourne – http://caj.unimelb.edu.au/
– The citizen – http://www.thecitizen.org.au/

Victoria University – Fresh Media – VU student media (Radio, print, online,television) – https://www.freshmedia.org.au/
– Music jungle – https://www.freshmedia.org.au/musicjungle


NightLife – Music Clubs / Music Oriented Pubs

General
Bars and Nightclubs – Melbourne – http://www.barsandnightclubs.com.au/melbourne/
Clubs Guide Melbourne (Portal to Clubs, Lounge and Pub locations)- http://www.clubsguide.com.au/
Nite Guide – http://www.niteguide.com.au/Melbourne/Nightclubs

Thats Melbourne (Tourism Melbourne) – Nightclubs portal –
http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/DiningandNightlife/Nightlife/Pages/Nightclubs.aspx

Timeout – Melbourne Club scene and events – https://www.timeout.com/melbourne/nightlife
Visit Victoria (Directory of selected nightclubs) – http://www.visitvictoria.com/Regions/Melbourne/Things-to-do/Entertainment/Nightclubs

Weekend notes – http://www.weekendnotes.com/melbourne/nightlife/
Where to tonight – http://www.wheretotonight.com/melbourne/


Specific Hotspots

    • Colonial Hotel
    • Eve
    • Laundry Bar (Fitzroy)
    • Lq latin club @ crown casino
      • Marrakesh
      • Ms Collins –

Oasis

      • Pony

Pure club – shed 14 docklands

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Links last checked : / /2015


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