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Free events in Melbourne 
Melbourne has so much going on, and there are always plenty of events that are free. You may still need to book, however, so check individual events for details.

NGV Festival of Photography - Friday 31 March 2017 to Monday 31 July 2017 - Exhibitions

NGV Festival of Photography

31 Mar 2017 - 31 Jul 2017, NGV International
The NGV presents a suite of contemporary photography exhibitions.
The (Very) Big Laugh Out - Friday 31 March 2017 to Sunday 23 April 2017 - Performing arts

The (Very) Big Laugh Out

31 Mar 2017 - 23 Apr 2017, Federation Square
The (Very) Big Laugh Out brings the world's most wacky and wonderful street performers to Fed Square. It's free-flowing fun for the whole family!
One Last Call - Wednesday 12 April 2017 to Sunday 14 May 2017 - Exhibitions

One Last Call

12 Apr 2017 - 14 May 2017, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
View the exhibition 'One Last Call', which considers the environmental impact of manufacturing mobile phones.
Stargazing Live Melbourne - Thursday 06 April 2017, 7pm to 10pm - Kids & family

Stargazing Live Melbourne

6 Apr 2017, Federation Square
Join Dr Karl and Grace Koh and a cast of astronomers under the stars this school holidays, for a fun, free Melbourne Stargazing event.
ANZAC Day Commemorations - Tuesday 25 April 2017, 5am to 2pm - Community events & fundraisers

ANZAC Day Commemorations

25 Apr 2017, Shrine of Remembrance Reserve
Pay tribute on this Anzac Day with the dawn service, gunfire breakfast and commemoration march.
Festival of Steve - Saturday 03 June 2017, 11am to 6pm - Festivals

Festival of Steve

3 Jun 2017, Kelvin Club
The Festival of Steve gathers designers, retailers, purveyors of classic merchandise, stylists and outfitters tailored to the thoroughly modern man.
Night Market - Thursday 13 April 2017, 6pm to 10pm - Community events & fundraisers

Night Market

13 Apr 2017, The University of Melbourne
With the theme of Ancient Egyptian Night, this market promises to thrill, captivate and entertain!
Just Art - Friday 28 July 2017 to Tuesday 01 August 2017 - Exhibitions

Just Art

28 Jul 2017 - 1 Aug 2017, The Stables
An exhibition of the artworks from the second annual St Vincent de Paul Society's advocacy through art competition.
St John Passion - Friday 14 April 2017, 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Community events & fundraisers

St John Passion

14 Apr 2017, The Scots' Church Melbourne
Come and hear Johann Sebastian Bach's The St John Passion, performed by the Scots' Church Choir and the Melbourne Baroque Orchestra.
Snapshots of the Immune System - Thursday 06 April 2017 to Sunday 09 April 2017 - Exhibitions

Snapshots of the Immune System

6 Apr 2017 - 9 Apr 2017, Meat Market
Have you ever wondered what goes on in our bodies when our immune system is challenged? Have a closer look at 'Snapshots of the Immune System'.

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