Go Back

What’s on Guide: Easter WeekendMar 22, 2018


The Easter weekend is on its way! It’s a jam-packed few days in Melbourne, so prepare for the big event with our comprehensive guide of what’s on. If you don’t yet have plans, gather the mates, the kids, or anyone ready to party, because you will after this.

The Food Truck Park Chocolate Festival
518 High St, Preston

If chocolate is your favourite part of Easter, then this is the event for you. From March 30 to April 2 (5 – 11pm), Melbourne’s home of street food transforms into a choc-lovers heaven, celebrating Easter with a range of chocolate-themed treats.

It’s a free-entry event, and it’s open to all ages – even your pups! (Keep their paws off the chocolate though – it’s only for the humans, so go nuts!)

[More Information]


The Great Luna Park Easter Egg Hunt
18 Lower Esplanade, St Kilda

What better way to celebrate Easter than with the dynamic blend of rollercoasters and chocolate (perhaps with some time in between). From 12 to 3pm on March 31 and April 1, Melbourne’s all-time favourite theme park is hosting an epic Easter egg hunt  – and the race is on for kids and adults alike!

It’s free to enter when you have an Unlimited Ride Ticket or Annual Pass, so make the most of the Easter experience and get feasting while you queue up for those gorgeous vintage rides.

[More Information] | [For Private Functions]


Easter Egg Hunt at the Chocolaterie
Great Ocean Rd & Elkington Rd, Bellbrae

Gather the fam, the snacks, the keep-the-kids-entertained toys, it’s time for a roadtrip! From March 30 to April 1, the Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie will host a series of epic Easter Hunts from 10am to 2pm. Among picturesque surrounds, the kids can scurry for sweets while the grown-ups indulge in Easter inspired cakes and tarts at the Chocolaterie’s café.

Head on over to the showroom later on to check out thousands of decadent Easter chocolates – from tiny decorative eggs to whimsical chocolate bunnies. It’s basically a chocolate museum, so feast your eyes – literally!

[More Information]


The Mill Brewery 1st Birthday Party
40 Sacksville Street, Collingwood

Celebrating their 1st birthday party this Easter long weekend, The Mill invites us on March 31 to join in the festivities! There’ll be DJs, a food truck, live music and plenty of free beer going round (make sure to rock up early for the freebies, though – free bevs go fast).

The party kicks off at 1pm, so join the buzzing beer and burger joint this Easter to help them celebrate the milestone!

[More Information]


Easter at Oakridge Wines, Yarra Valley
864 Maroondah Hwy, Coldstream

Continue the Easter festivities in the beautiful Yarra Valley. Bring the family down for a special three-course a la carte Easter lunch between March 31 and April 2 (between 11:30am to 3pm). Or, come by on Easter Sunday at 9pm for a free family day of activities, including the annual Easter egg hunt, face painting and a scrumptious bake sale – it’s hot cross bun central here!

A la carte lunch prices: $80 per adult, $30 per child.

[More Information]

By Vanessa De Lutiis


 MORE ARTICLES LIKE THIS >TOP 10 HIDDEN BARS MELBOURNE 

Latest News


Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Melbourne Bar Is Transfor...
17 May. 2019

Kick start your winter at Melbourne Public, as they transform into a ski lodge pop-up (Mont Plonk) for a second season. From the 14th June – 28th of July, This South Wharf bar and dining room are transforming their terrace into a ski lodge pop-up, meaning you can enjoy an authentic après-ski ...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
A 4-Level CBD Bar Is Doing Cur...
8 May. 2019

Everyone’s favourite secret Karaoke bar, Heroes, is back at it again with a new Sunday night event, its chill enough to not leave you feeling too dusty on Monday morning but still the perfect way to end your weekend with a bang. If you’ve been to Heroes before then you’ve probably heard about th...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Inner-City Brewery &...
8 May. 2019

There’s a lot more than meets the eye at The Craft & Co. The impressive Collingwood operation is first and foremost a brewery and distillery, where the team are wholly immersed in crafting unique drinking experiences. But what you might not know is that when these guys aren’t producing awa...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
A Prahran Eatery Has Just Laun...
8 May. 2019

Situated in the old Prahran Post Office, Angus & Bon have quickly become a go-to for quality steak and delicious wood fired creations since their opening in 2018. By day, A&B double as a  brunch hot spot, and they have just launched a mouth-watering new breakfast menu. The menu has been exper...[more info]

Read More

74 queries, 0.416 seconds.

Close