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What's On This Weekend In Melbourne | 26 - 28 February

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Updated: 7 October 2016
This weekend, finish off the month with a bang: Why not solve a murder mystery and enjoy sizzling music shows? Or how about getting into the festival action right in the heart of Melbourne and topping it all off with a cult movie under the stars. Whatever you do, remember the first rule of Fight Club is … To have fun, of course!


FOOD | Murder On The Puffing Billy Express

Here’s an idea for an evening you won’t forget any time soon: get on a train, solve a murder, and enjoy a delicious three-course meal. Not necessarily in that order.

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MUSIC | The Tang Of The Tango @ Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Head over to the Sidney Myer Music Bowl for the last in a series of FREE summer concerts performed by Australia’s oldest orchestra – the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO).

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra | Alpha/Flickr
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra | Alpha/Flickr

FESTIVAL | 29th Lonsdale St Greek Festival

For over 100 years, the histories of the now third-largest Greek-speaking population in the world and the city of Melbourne have been intertwined. This weekend they’re celebrating their shared history.

© Chris Phutully/WikiCommons
© Chris Phutully/WikiCommons

MUSIC | Beats On Pointe By Masters Of Choreography

Take a few classically trained ballet dancers in pointe shoes, pit them against a group of talented street performers, and you get Beats On Pointe – also known as an evening like no other.

© Eric Blochet/Pexabay
© Eric Blochet/Pixabay


FESTIVAL | MARCS – Melbourne Art Restaurant Cocktail Sound

Head over to Melbourne’s ACDC to celebrate everything quintessentially Melbourne with MARCS festival.

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Chris Brown/Wikicommons | © Chris Brown/Wikicommons

HISTORY | First Peoples Exhibition at Bunjilaka

Learn about indigenous history at the First Peoples exhibition and find out everything about Aboriginal Victoria from the time of Creation to present day.

Aboriginal Art | © Peter Pikous/Flickr
Aboriginal Art | © Peter Pikous/Flickr

FILM | Rooftop Cinemas presents ‘Fight Club’

The first rule of fight club is: You do NOT talk about Fight Club. The second rule of … err … anyway, leave behind the noise, bustle and crowds of the city as you ascend into the urban idyll that is Rooftop Cinema.