Experience the wonders of Wonka when Roald Dahl's spectacular new musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory opens its factory doors here in Melbourne.
After premiering in Sydney, this delectable treat is full of our favourites songs from the original film, including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I've Got a Golden Ticket, alongside a brand new, toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score.
Now’s your chance to grab your Golden ticket to experience the wonders of Willy Wonka and his marvellous and mysterious chocolate factory!
Secure your Golden Tickets today!
We are giving you the chance to WIN a Family pass (4x Golden tickets) to attend Charlie and the Chocolate Factory here at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne on Tuesday 13 August at 7pm.
Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne
From 9 August
Wed-Sat 7.30pm, Matinees Wed 1pm, Sat 2pm, Sun 1pm and 6pm*
Her Majesty's Theatre Melbourne
219 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Celebrate 80 years of Marvel Comics in an epic exhibition of iconic Super Hero artwork at Melbourne Central.
This exhibition honours the iconic characters and stories across every decade of Marvel’s rich history, from the early years as Timely Comics, to the latest adventures in the Marvel Universe fans know today.
The collection also touch on each decade of Marvel’s 80-year history, with original artwork on display, created by a range of local artists including Patrick Brown, Jon Sommariva, David Yardin, Ben Templesmith and Wayne Nichols.
In addition there are eight exclusive artworks on display by Radio Velvet artists including Heesco, Dale Bigeni and Justine McAllister. One artwork per decade, inspired by some of Marvel’s most iconic comic book covers
The small exhibition is open daily from Monday–Friday between 11am–5pm and Saturday–Sunday from 10am–5pm, located on level one of the Melbourne shopping centre, behind the Shot Tower, you can also purchase some Marvel items at the awesome onsite comic stand (merchandise store).
5 July until 29 September
Behind the Shot Tower
Approximately 15 minutes to explore
La Trobe St & Swanston Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Winter School holiday’s are fast approaching so we have put together our favourite things to see and do with kids these holiday's, from pop-up igloos to cooking classes we have it covered.
CAMP HIGHPOINT - Big skills for little people
Head over to Highpoint for a week of FREE adventure these school holidays as they bring the outdoors in with Camp Highpoint! Enjoy daily workshops in yoga, science, cooking and more, plus kids can collect a different special scout badge each day!
THE DISTRICT ICE SLIDE
The District Ice slide is back! Experience the chill without leaving Melbourne, The District Ice Slide is back these school holidays cooler and faster then before !
Melbourne star - spy in the sky challenge
These winter school holidays challenge the minds of your little detectives as the Melbourne Star Spy in the Sky challenge returns. Equipped with special binoculars kids will need to listen out for clues and act fast to identify landmarks from the floating cabins of the Melbourne Star!
EASTLAND - The Ranch
Saddle up and scoot down to Eastland these School Holidays! Learn a lesson in lasso, horseshoe tossing or panning for gold at The Outback. Plus, join in at The Craft Cottage for country inspired workshops including flower pressing and clay coil pots.
The Winter Village at Fed Square
Take the family to the Winter Village, a magical euro-style winter wonderland complete with it’s very own ice rink, food & drink pop up bars, a mega igloo dining hall and an Igloo Village of 21 cosy igloos on one of Melbourne’s largest rooftops,Skyline Terrace at Federation Square. Until Sept 1 Federation square.
THEY'RE BACK FROM EXTINCTION!