Time Out Melbourne

Launched in November 2011, Time Out Melbourne is already making its mark as the go-to guide for what’s happening in one of the world’s most vibrant cities. The magazine is packed with authoritative reviews, hidden gems and critics’ picks.

From the latest laneway bars and comedy clubs to the cutting edge of culture and nightlife, Time Out Melbourne has the city covered. Published 11 times a year, Time Out Melbourne offers locals and visitors impartial reviews of the latest restaurants, previews of upcoming gigs and performances, and exhaustive features that will help you discover the many secrets of this exciting town. is Melbourne’s best resource when it comes to food, drink and entertainment. Updated daily, the site is where you can expect to find reviews of the latest bars, restaurants, shows and films, independently reviewed and rated. Don’t agree? Then leave a comment and join the conversation. If you’re stumped for ideas to occupy the kids or to fill a weekend, has the answers, with top ten lists of activities, exhibitions, attractions and more.

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Time Out and Smirnoff’s iPhone apps feature thousands of events, venues and things to do, fed directly from the Time Out digital database – and they’re free to download from iTunes store. The apps use geo-location to pinpoint where you are and show you Time Out recommended bars or activities nearby, complete with reviews and previews. The app lets you invite friends via Twitter, Facebook or email. Event listings are updated hourly for up-to-date information – search by category or press Inspire Me’ for ten random events. You can even book a restaurant instantly. With Time Out iPhone apps, the best of Melbourne and Sydney is always at your fingertips.