Arts and Culture

Artistic Inspirations

Melbourne’s culture is vibrant and alive. A city that incites inspiration, it’s a melting pot of creativity expressed in its arts, design, fashion and events.

You will discover that from theatre shows and live music to comedy clubs and fashion shows, Victoria celebrates a vibrant artistic culture, ready to be explored.

The city is home to Australia’s only theatre district, the East End Theatre District, which includes the heritage-listed Princess Theatre, Regent Theatre, Comedy Theatre, Her Majesty’s Theatre, the Athenaeum and the Forum.

Melbourne prides itself on its many different personas: sophisticated, playful, unconventional, quirky, intense and multi-cultural. It is real, lived by the people, and it has earned itself a spot in the international arts, culture and music scenes.

Find out more information about art, theatre and culture in Melbourne here