With all the revved-up action crammed into the stunning surrounds of Albert Park, it's hard to believe there can be much more happening in Melbourne. Beyond the F1 paddock, though, you'll find a city that is well and truly in party mode. As temperatures cool and nights remain long, Melbourne in March boasts enough festivals, theatre, exhibitions, concerts and festivals to ensure your post-race evenings and race-free days are jam-packed and crammed with culture. See our six picks to get you started.

  • Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

    Raise a toast to regional producers and savour a meal and a glass of wine at delicious food festival events, including the World's Longest Lunch.

    >> View More

     

  • Public Art

    Take in art from the City Circle tram, or walk through city streets, laneways and squares and along the Yarra River to see the city's public artworks. 

    >> View More

  • Melbourne International Comedy Festival

    Now in its third decade, Melbourne International Comedy Festival continues to break records and attract more converts every year as the city turns into a swirling, whirling comedy twister.

    >> View More 

     

  • Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival

    Step out with the seriously stylish at Australia's biggest fashion event featuring fabulous entertainment, runway shows and workshops. 

    >> View More 

     

Latest News

  • Hamilton within reach of title after Texas triumph

    Lewis Hamilton moved within clear reach of his fourth world title on Sunday, when he came home 10 seconds clear of nearest rival Sebastian Vettel and...
    Read More
  • Texas love affair continues for Ricciardo

    Daniel Ricciardo has made no secret of his love for the city of Austin and the Lone Star State of Texas in the past, racking up as many smiling...
    Read More
  • Hamilton holds all the aces in Texas

    Lewis Hamilton is seeking a fifth win in six visits to Texas this weekend while hoping Ferrari’s misfortunes continue as he bids to clinch his...
    Read More
  • GP Advantage members watch F1 in style

    GP Advantage members watched the Japanese Grand Prix in style, enjoying live coverage of the race on a VMAX big screen at Village Cinemas. The...
    Read More

Follow the Action