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Top Free Events in Melbourne 2013

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by Madhumita Thakur (subscribe)
Freelance writer & journalist in the fields of lifestyle, technology and entertainment.
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If you are in Melbourne, then you do not have to worry about your pocket size to have fun and entertainment. A galore of free events are hosted in Melbourne each month and in this article we have listed few of those from various categories.

Fed Square Outdoor Cinema
Fed Square Outdoor Cinema
Courtesy of Federation Square

1. Fed Square Outdoor Cinema
When: 2 Apr 2013 - 10 Apr 2013
Where: Federation Square
Description: Enjoy the freshness of the breeze outside, soak in some sun or wrap up a blanket around you to enjoy some wonderful movies on Melbourne's biggest public screen.
2. Outside–in Cinema: Searching for Sugar Man
When: 8 May 2013
Where: State Library of Victoria
Description: Searching for Sugar Man is an interesting tale about the fate of a musician known as Rodriguez. Grab some fun time at free screening of movies at the State Library.
3. Outside–in Cinema: Graphic Novels! Melbourne!
When: 24 Apr 2013
Where: State Library of Victoria
Graphic Novels! Melbourne! is an amusing documentary feature film which unveils Melbourne's thriving comic-book and graphic novel culture.

A Taste of the Market : Queen Victoria Market
A Taste of the Market : Queen Victoria Market
Photographer: Alexander Inglessi / 123RF Stock Photos

1. Organic Lunch with Jean-Christophe Geiser
When: 15 May 2013
Where: Melbourne Town Hall
Description: Enjoy a free varied lunchtime organ concert with with Jean-Christophe Geiser, the organist of Switzerland's Cathedral of Lausanne.
2. Chinatown Market Day
When: 18 May 2012 - 20 Dec 2013,
Where: Heffernan Lane in Chinatown
Description: On the third Friday of every month, dive into Heffernan Lane in Chinatown for hawker-style stalls and a true night market vibe.
3. A Taste of the Market
When: 07/04/2013 to 30/06/2013, Sunday: 9am - 4pm
Where: Queen Victoria Market 65-159 Victoria Street Melbourne VIC 3000
Description: Dig into this street food festival and whet your desire to eat some yummy preparations from different cuisines.


1. Regent Club Presents the Connie Lansberg Quartet
When: 22 Mar 2013 - 10 May 2013
Where: Regent Club
Description: Enjoy fabulous jazz from the Connie Lansberg Quartet in the opulent surroundings of the Regent Club.
2. Mid-Autumn Music
When: 11 Apr 2013
Where: The Hub @ Docklands
Description: Soothe your soul with the beautiful sounds of live cello music, when soloist Zoe Knighton visits The Hub to play her favourite pieces.

Melbourne: Two Worlds by Wurundjeri Council
Melbourne: Two Worlds by Wurundjeri Council
Pedestrian laneway - 82 Collins Street

1. Ersatz
When: 24 Apr 2013 - 27 Apr 2013
Where: Revolt Artspace
Description: Ersatz is a free hybrid contemporary arts installation combining dance, film and digital media.
2. Top Arts 2013
When: 21 Mar 2013 - 7 Jul 2013
Where: NGV Australia: Ian Potter Centre
Description: Forty-three of Victoria's freshest and most inspiring emerging artists are showcasing their exemplary work in Top Arts 2013.
3. Street Art Mentoring
When: 11 Apr 2013 - 14 Apr 2013
Where: Signal Signal's street art workshops are a chance to hone your skills or try something new with some of Melbourne's leading street artists.
4. Sally Fitts: We Don't Know Everything Yet
When: 23 Apr 2013 - 4 May 2013
Where: Fortyfivedownstairs Inc
Description: A series of drawings and sculptures that explore questions of personal culture, cultural influences and cultural ambiguity.
5. Melbourne: Two Worlds by Wurundjeri Council
When: 29 Aug 2011 - 31 Dec 2013
Where: Pedestrian laneway
Description: A mural exploring the stories and culture of the Wurundjeri community.
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Great, thanks for the ideas
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