What’s on in Melbourne

When booking accommodation at Pullman & Mercure Melbourne Albert Park, be sure to consult our “Concierge Guide to Victoria” to learn more about fun tourist activities, attractions and things to do during your visit.

When planning your stay at our hotel near St Kilda, find out more about what’s on in Melbourne through monthly updates from our Chief Concierge Rhett Constantine.

  • WINTER NIGHT MARKET AT QUEEN VICTORIA

    This year's Winter Night Market at Queen Victoria Market is themed around…

    This year's Winter Night Market at Queen Victoria Market is themed around fire and lights.

    Illuminate, fascinate and salivate as the Winter Night Market ignites your Wednesdays like never before. Featuring an exciting new lighting concept by John Fish, a quirky line-up of entertainers, 30 stellar street food stalls, 50 specialty and design stalls, warm drinks, cold beers and raging open fires. 

    Let the Winter Night Market fuel your winter Wednesdays.

    07 JUNE 2017 - 30 AUGUST 2017

    For more information CLICK HERE

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  • MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL

    Experience the magic of the race that stops a nation, Melbourne Cup Spring…

    Experience the magic of the race that stops a nation, Melbourne Cup Spring Racing Carnival is Australia’s most exciting horse racing spectacle taking place every October and November.

    Melbourne’s most popular race dates for 2017 to mark on your calendar are:

    • Caulfield Guineas Day – Caulfield Racecourse – Saturday, 14th October 2017
    • Cox Plate Day – Moonee Valley – Saturday, 28th October 2017
    • Victoria Derby Day – Flemington – Saturday, 4th November 2017
    • Emirates Melbourne Cup Day – Flemington – Tuesday, 7th November 2017
    • Oaks Day – Flemington – Thursday, 9th November 2017
    • Emirates Stakes Day – Flemington – Saturday, 11th November 2017

    You are guaranteed to see the very best of the sport during Melbourne Cup Spring Racing Carnival. Besides the action on the track, there is plenty to see and do in the field, with fashion, food, music and entertainment making the Spring Racing Carnival an ultimate day out with friends or family.

    After the excitement of a day at the carnival unwind and relax in your room at Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, overlooking tranquil Albert Park Lake. You can easily travel by private transfer, taxi or public transport to Flemington or Caulfield racecourses from Albert Park. Our experienced concierge team can assist you with all your race-day arrangements from transfers to and from the track to reservations for hair and makeup.

    Don’t miss out the race that stops a nation!

    Click here to see Pullman's Spring Racing Carnival package

    Click here for the official Melbourne Cup Carnival website.

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  • AUSTRALIAN OPEN TENNIS

    Don’t miss the Australian Open 2018 Grand Slam Tennis tournament taking…

    Don’t miss the Australian Open 2018 Grand Slam Tennis tournament taking place from 15th January 2018 – 28th January 2018.  Over two exciting weeks, Melbourne Park is transformed by the Australian Open Festival which includes live music, cultural events and a very impressive food line-up with pop up stalls from the city’s best restaurants and bars.

     

    Australian Open accommodation options don’t get any better than the five-star hotel Pullman Melbourne Albert Park or four-star hotel Mercure Melbourne Albert Park. The hotel provides easy access to Melbourne Park via the St Kilda Road Tram network and options to explore the beaches of St Kilda and Brighton, shopping and dining on Chapel Street or picturesque Albert Park lake in-between all the Tennis action.

    Click here to discover our different room types for your stay during Australian Open 2018 

    Click here for the official Australian Open Website

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  • Businesss Meeting in Melbourne

    At Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, you'll have the expertise of a professional…

    At Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, you'll have the expertise of a professional event planner on hand to provide you with a proposal that will perfectly suit your meeting needs.

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  • Meeting for Millennials

    If you own a tech company, or if the majority of your team is in the 20…

    If you own a tech company, or if the majority of your team is in the 20 to 30-year-old age range, you’ll want to tailor your next meeting or event to appeal to this new generation.

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  • Mixing Business with Pleasure

    We’ve all heard the adage to ‘not mix business with pleasure’, but we…

    We’ve all heard the adage to ‘not mix business with pleasure’, but we are here to give you 5 reasons why mixing in a bit of leisure time before or after your Melbourne business meeting can definitely be a good thing.

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  • BROADSHEET MELBOURNE

    “ We endeavour to keep you up to date with what’s going on around town…

    “ We endeavour to keep you up to date with what’s going on around town and to cover, analyse and comment on it with intelligent and insightful writing, sharp photography and clear, clean, crisp design. There’s no exact science here; at the end of the day we’re just writing about what we like. But we think that’s important.”

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  • THE URBANLIST MELBOURNE

    The leading go-to guide for everything worth tasting, trying, booking…

    The leading go-to guide for everything worth tasting, trying, booking and buying in Melbourne.

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  • CONCRETE PLAYGROUND MELBOURNE

    With incredible places, events and activities at your fingertips, think…

    With incredible places, events and activities at your fingertips, think of Concrete Playground as a personal concierge for your social life.

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  • TIME OUT MELBOURNE

    Your ultimate guide to Melbourne. Discover the city’s best things to do,…

    Your ultimate guide to Melbourne. Discover the city’s best things to do, culture, dining, nightlife, bars and theatre

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