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What’s On…..

APRIL
16th – 22nd
MELBOURNE HIA HOME SHOW
The HIA Home Show starts today and continues for the weekend.  Tickets are still available.

MAY
11th – 20th
GOOD BEER WEEK
Good Beer week literally goes for the entire week.  There is plenty to do, see, drink and of course eat!  Check out the link for all the information and plan your week out! No cooking!

JUNE
1st – 10th
MELBOURNE JAZZ FESTIVAL
With some performances already SOLD OUT.  Make sure you check out the program and book your tickets NOW.
The 2018 program features a stunning range of international artists, including funk legend Maceo Parker (USA) in a spectacular tribute to Ray Charles, jazz-blues chanteuse Madeleine Peyroux (USA), the (inter)steller Sun Ra Arkestra (USA) and the irrepressibly energetic Yemen Blues (Israel/USA), alongside modern masters such as Branford Marsalis (USA), Gretchen Parlato (USA), Christian McBride (USA) and Terri Lyne Carrington (USA) and showcases new jazz influencers such as Nubya Garcia (UK), Francesco Cafiso (Italy), Chris Dave and The Drumhedz (USA) and LA-based electro-pop outfit KNOWER (USA).

The Festival is also a celebration of the many outstanding Australian artists featured in the program, including The Others – a new collaboration between Paul GrabowskyJames Morrison and KramHarry James Angus’ new project – Struggle With Glory; and the world premiere of Barney McAll’s “Sweet Sweet Spirit” – a unique interpretation of the great gospel superstar Doris Akers.

Other Festival highlights include our Jazz Out West program of free events across Melbourne’s inner west, curated by DJ Mz Rizk; Jazz Massive – Melbourne’s biggest ever participatory big jazz band open to the public; and family events and sizzling-hot late night jams at The Jazzlab in Brunswick.
http://www.melbournejazz.com/

1st – 3rd
GOOD FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
Good food and good wine is nothing without good company to share it with, and this year the Good Food & Wine Show, presented by Citi, is excited to again offer an exciting line-up of features to discover, taste, share and enjoy.  Here is your chance to become immersed in all things food and wine, with returning show favourites and new, never before seen experiences and masterclasses.  So, mark your calendars, purchase your tickets, and grab your family, friends and fellow foodies – your next culinary adventure awaits.