David Bowie is brings you a groundbreaking retrospective that will leave you inspired and determined to pick your own path through the streets and laneways of Melbourne.
Melbourne is a creative, exciting, ever-changing city with extraordinary surprises to discover in every basement, rooftop and laneway. Let your curiosity lead you. A packed agenda of food, wine, arts and sports is your introduction to the best of Melbourne – from its creative, exciting city centre, to its buzzing neighbourhood hubs. It's the gateway to Victoria's world-class wineries, natural springs, peninsulas, spectacular coastline and alpine villages.
Visitors to ACMI
Coming to Melbourne? Find out how to get to ACMI and around the city, where to stay and where to have a drink before seeing David Bowie is.
Food and Wine
Experience Melbourne's mix of cultures in its many restaurants, cafes and bistros. Whether you're after modern, traditional, exotic or homespun flavours – Melbourne's eclectic dining scene offers a dizzying range of the world's great cuisines, from cozy cantinas to high end dining. Grab a top table and discuss the wild and dazzling world of Ziggy.
Just a short shuffle from ACMI, down a laneway, up a flight of stairs, on a rooftop or in an orchestra pit, Melbourne knows how to squeeze a brilliant bar into every space. You never know where the next great night spot is going to pop up, so let us help.
Melburnians are passionate about their cafes and bean roasters. Wake to the delicious smell of espresso in a city laneway, or venture out for a taste test with neighbourhood locals. Try fancy and exotic extraction methods, like syphon or clover for a caffeine hit, or sit back and relax with a flat white or three and a finely crafted breakfast to prepare you for the day.
See a big-name band playing a low-key gig, catch an international stadium show, or just head to a club and try your luck with the late-night sounds.