Events

Find events on this page, such as audio described theatre shows, blind cricket competitions, Vision Australia client days and more. Filter events by using the drop down box to select what “type” of event, and/or by “state”.
08 January, 2020
14-18 Barrett St
Kensington
VIC
Come along to one of our woodwork masterclasses where you can make your very own woodwork creation. Whatever your ability, our woodwork teachers who specialise in blindness and low vision will be there to guide and teach you all the skills you need to create your own woodwork masterpiece! The classes will be held in our woodwork workshop which is specially fitted with all the tools and equipment you'll need.
06 February, 2020
14 Barrett St
Kensington
VIC
You’re invited to our cooking classes where you will learn tips and strategies so that you can prepare meals confidently and independently at home. Whatever your skill level, our Occupational Therapists who specialize in blindness and low vision will be there to guide and teach you. 
29 May, 2020
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
Lohengrin is a fantastical romance. It’s filled with shimmering string passages and angelic choruses, including the famous Bridal March. Wagner described his music as “streams of gold, ravishing the senses of the beholder.”
30 May, 2020
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
No one can stand before Attila and his hordes, until a warrior woman turns his head. As he opens his heart to his prisoner Odabella, the barbarian king reveals his weakness. So the scene is set for one of the great revenge operas of the 19th century: an early Verdi in the vein of Aida.
06 June, 2020
Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
John's a good teacher, but there’s really only one student worth his time. Annie is clever, imaginative, and a huge fan of his work. One afternoon, Jon catches himself admiring Annie in her red coat, and very soon it feels like their affair was destined from the start. But when the embers have cooled and the affair is over, will he be able to control their narrative?
20 June, 2020
The Princess Theatre, 163 Spring Street
Melbourne
VIC
While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs, his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted. As past and present fuse ominously, both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth: sometimes, darkness comes from unexpected places.
04 July, 2020
Southbank Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
Aidan Fennessy’s follow-up to one of our most beloved plays of 2018, The Architect, is an endearing new commission for MTC featuring songs by Leonard Cohen and other greats, which celebrates the power of comedy, and reminds us how music can transcend adversity to give us hope for the future.
11 July, 2020
HotHouse Theatre Gateway Island, Lincoln Causeway, Wodonga
VIC
25 July, 2020
Playhouse, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
Alison Bechdel is a cartoonist – it’s her job to fit stories into boxes. But her own life story sings outside the box. Moving between past and present, Alison relives her unique childhood playing games in the family’s funeral home; her growing understanding of her own sexuality, and the looming, unanswerable questions about her father’s hidden desires.
22 August, 2020
The Sumner, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
Everyone has a breaking point and some relationships are made to push our buttons. In his darkly witty masterpiece of modern theatre, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Sam Shepard creates the perfect powder-keg of sibling rivalry to explore the troubled heart of American history.