The best part about studying at Glen Institute is immersing yourself in all the culture, fun, and adventure that the exciting city of Melbourne has to offer!
For students looking to get to know the local area and have some entertaining times, Melbourne truly has so much to explore.
Although Winters in Melbourne can be chilly, there’s no shortness of fun filled adventures to be had. Here we explore some of the fantastic Winter events on offer in Melbourne for 2022.
Delve Into The Winter Night Market
The Winter Night Market, located at Queen Vic Market, will be recommencing this Winter with openings every Wednesday night from 1st June through to the 31st August 2022.
Not only does the Winter Night Market feature a selection of foods from across the Globe with 35 street food traders, but there’s also an array of brewers, distillers, artisans, makers, and creators.
Best of all, plenty of mid-week entertainment. You’ll find vibrant entertainers making their way through the market ready to light up your evening! You can even experience the Guru Dudu silent disco.
Explore The Wilds Of Arts, Sound, Taste, & Ice
Watch on in awe as the Sidney Myer Music Bowl is transformed into the fluoro fantasy world called The Wilds.
Wander through this Winter dream land as you explore the spectacular inflatable sculptures, inspiring projections, and mind-bending sound scapes as The Wilds lights up Melbourne.
Your Winter is complete with a whip around the Ice-skating rink while a choir rings out the tunes from the 80s and 90s. Come experience the magic of The Wilds!
Visit the Enchanting Igloo Wonderland
If there is one place you must visit in Melbourne this Winter it is the mesmerising Igloo Wonderland at The Wharf Hotel.
The igloo garden features your own private igloo adorned with fairy lights, comfy cushions and chairs, warm drinks – both alcoholic and non-alcoholic – to truly delight both couples and groups.
It sets the scene for a romantic evening that you’ll never forget or a night with friends you’ll talk about for years to come due to the uniqueness of this experience.
Meet The Penguins At The Melbourne Aquarium
Finally, no tour of discovering Melbourne is complete without a trip to SEA LIFE The Melbourne Aquarium. Kids and adults alike will be captivated and awestruck by the many beautiful sea creatures on show here at the Aquarium.
You can even experience interactive elements, such as animal encounters, animal feeds, and diver presentations. Get up close to these spectacular animals and even be greeted by the adorable penguins.
To find out more about the wonderful events to explore in Melbourne’s Winter, visit the What’s On in Melbourne website.