What’s Happening in Melbourne this April

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Food, fitness and fantasy fun are the name of the game this month in Melbourne.

Berwick Food Truck Festival

Date: Until 3 April
Location: Akoonah Park, 2 Cardinia Street, Berwick

If you’re onboard the food truck, er, wagon, you’ll be excited to hear that this April, Akoonah Park in Berwick is going to be packed with food trucks of all shapes and sizes, serving an amazing range of tasty treats and fancy feasts. From Brazilian Bites to Greek Street Food, a Pizza Wagon and a Yummy Yo Frozen Yoghurt truck, you’ll be spoilt for choice and wishing you had a stomach like Mary Poppins’ bottomless bag. With a Carnival Bar selling beer, wine and cocktails to boot, there’s no better place to be for a feast this April. Find out more


Wine & Cheese Fest

Date: 10 April
Location: Meat Market, North Melbourne

Wine and cheese are a match made in heaven, we say, and the Wine & Cheese Fest is an event that’ll have your tastebuds singing with delight from the very first sip to the very last bite. With over 40 exhibitors gracing the floors of the Meat Market heritage building, you’ll have the chance to taste a little bit of everything from the best wine and cheese makers around Australia. And to spice things up even more, the festival will be complete with live entertainment, a jazz band, kids zone and (wait for it) an epic grape stomping competition! So take your shoes off and get amongst it! Tickets are available on the website. Find out more



Date: 15-17 April
Location: Melbourne Showgrounds

Cosplayers and pop culture lovers, it’s time to touch up those costumes for the iconic Supanova Pop Culture Expo. In its 17th year, Supanova is the place to be for everything from comic books, toys, video games, trading cards, animation and of course cosplay. Come face to face with your favourite celebrities and creative minds including the stars of Harry Potter, Teen Wolf, Stargate SG-1 and more in an absolutely huge event to rival America’s Comic Cons. This is an essential event on the annual calendar for anyone serious about cosplay and geek culture, so be sure to get your tickets before they’re sold out! Find out more


Melbourne Fitness & Health Expo

Date: 29 April – 1 May
Location: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Whether you’re well on your way to becoming absolutely ripped, or you’re just starting to get back in shape, the Melbourne Fitness & Health Expo has everything you need to get on top of your routine this April. Enjoy three full days of #fitspiration packed with celebrity training zones, healthy living demos, and even a powerlifting stage. To top it all off, the expo will include a Ninja Warrior-style Spartan Race obstacle course where you’ll get to challenge your friends to see once and for all who’s the strongest and fittest, and who’s just in it for the gym selfies. Find out more

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