It’s common knowledge that Melbourne is a fantastic place tolive. The Victorian capital has been named the world’s most liveable city forthe past five years in a row, renowned for its vibrant culture spanning sport,food, art, coffee and architecture.
Melbourne’s hospitality scene is as diverse as it iscelebrated, home to one of the world’s best coffee scenes, carefully hiddenlaneway bars, outstanding restaurants and various food festivals.
The international tennis calendar begins with the firstmajor of the year, the Australian Open at Melbourne Park. The two-week eventwill feature the likes of Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams from January 16.
Paint the town
Melbourne’s street art is world renowned and what better wayto experience it than to take a walk down Hosier Lane. Alternatively, you takethe more conventional route and visit the National Gallery of Victoria to checkout the latest exhibitions.
Sound of music
Melbourne Zoo Twilights returns for 2017, offering a fun,cost-free way to spend the warm evenings enjoying Australian music. Runningfrom January 27 to March 11, there will be performances from artists such asThe Living End, Ball Park Music, Peter Garrett, The Rubens, Killing Heidi andThe Jungle Giants.