What's On

   

Cheers for Melbourne Day!

Posted by Michael Avery

<
>

August 30, 2012
8:00 pm

Are you aware Melbourne has a birthday? Probably not. If you want a little bit of trivia to impress people though, August the 30th was the day that the first settlers landed along the north bank of the Yarra River, where Williams Street and Flinders Street meet today.

It’s a date worth remembering in 2012 if only for one reason; this year we have “Cheers! for Melbourne day”. Essentially meaning cheap booze all across town. It depends where you land but there’s discount Veuve Clicquot, cheap sangria and $5 stubbies out there. It’s time to celebrate like it’s 1835.

WHEN: Thursday, 30 August
WHERE: Various bars and restaurants around Melbourne
WEB: melbourneday.com.au/cheers


Food and Drink

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/10/13/providence-opens-in-carlton/

Providence Opens In Carlton

An inner-city café with a town village kitchen right in Carlton.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/10/07/world-food-melbourne/

World Food Melbourne

Try out really exotic cuisine right here in Melbourne!

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/09/29/pinot-palooza-returns/

Pinot Palooza Returns

A whole festival of pinot noir. Just let that sink in.

Photo & Video

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/10/15/the-fox-darkroom/

The Fox Darkroom

Snap away with The Fox Darkroom, a mecca for photography aficionados to learn all about the traditional methods of black and white photography.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/08/23/photographer-of-the-week-hannah-markoff/

Photographer of the week: Hannah Markoff

Babes, beauty and greasy food.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/08/16/photographer-of-the-week-eliza-harrison/

Photographer of the week: Eliza Harrison

Eliza Harrison's portraits are bold and full of Melbourne attitude.