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5 Awesome Things To Do In Melbourne This Week

By Emily Cody - 21 Jan 2019


Melbourne remains hot this week and is in no near sight of cooling down any time soon. Despite the heat, there is plenty going on indoors and outdoors around town. Get out there this week anyway, no one likes a homebody. Here are 5 awesome things to do around Melbourne. You can thank us later.  

All Week

Supernormal Natsu

The Supernormal NATSU pop-up is still going for another week (from 15 - 27 January) thanks to Sydney-based chef Brent Savage. The menu will focus on 100% vegetarian nosh made with local produce. Delight yourself in silken tofu, hand-rolled udon served with cold dashi, herb-infused soy and the best vegetables from the organic garden—perfect while the weather is warm.

What: Supernormal Natsu Pop Up
When: Tuesday 15 January to Sunday 27 January
Where: Supernormal Canteen, 2/157 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
For more info 
click here.

Sanctuary Summer Festival

Healesville Sanctuary’s festival continues for their final days. The ultimate summer experience to continue to keep your mind festive with music, local food a bush bar and backyard games for all amidst the Australian bush backdrop. Get a glimpse of the Spirits of the Sky show in Healesville world-renowned flight arena at 12.00pm and 2.30pm daily. Go any day, and enjoy family-friendly fun. Kids under 16 visit for free on public holidays.

What: Healesville Sanctuary Summer Festival
When: 9am - 5pm from 14th - 28th January
Where: Healesville Sanctuary
Badger Creek Road, Victoria, Australia
For more info click here.

Monday 21 January

Harry Potter Trivia Night

Get your wizard friends together for a night of Harry Potter trivia. Free entry and prizes to be won. Start your Monday right and take a moment to go back to nostalgic times, you might surprise yourself with your HP knowledge.  

What: Harry Potter Trivia Night
When: Monday 21 January at 6.30pm. (Registration at 6pm)
Where: The Milhouse Melbourne,
277-279 Flinders Ln.  
For more or to book a table click here.

Summer Nights At Highpoint

Prepare yourself for celebrating more festive fun these summer holidays. Pop-up music and craft festival with a large-scale labyrinth, live DJ, cocktail and food sampling, plus complimentary festival-look hair and makeup services, what more could you possibly want this week while it’s hot? Kidchella is for the kids, a celebration of music festivity.

What: Summer Nights at Highpoint
When: Monday 21 - Thursday 24 ‘Kidchella’ and 25th Silent Disco Party from 11 - 3pm
Where: Highpoint Shopping Centre, 200 Rosamond Road, Maribyrnong
For more info 
click here.

Tuesday 22 January


If giant inflatable water parks are your thing, then Splashland is absolutely made for you. Splashland hosts two sessions per day, and there's no better way to beat the current heat wave we're copping in Melbourne. For adults not wanting to slide it's free to get in.

What: Splashland
When: Tuesday 22 January - Thursday 24 January
Where: Caulfield Racecourse, Gate 2, Station Street, Caulfield East
For more info click here.

Image credit: Unsplash


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