What to do in Yarra

Yarra is home to some of Melbourne's best known shopping strips, heritage walks and iconic markets, as well as impressive street art and a thriving live music scene.
  • Rediscover Yarra

    Rediscover Yarra through our program of events featuring music, art, food and much more!

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  • Markets

    Several fascinating and unique markets complement Yarra's main shopping strips.

    Visit a market
  • Shopping

    Explore some of Yarra’s unique shopping precincts.

  • Abbotsford Convent

    A heritage convent with sprawling grounds, eateries, tours and events.

    Visit the convent
  • Heritage walks

    Discover the rich heritage in Yarra with one of our heritage walks.

    Take a walk
  • Public art

    Yarra is known for its rich and unique street and public art.

  • Neighbourhood houses and learning centres

    Local community centres that offer a variety of programs and activities.

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  • Events

    Live music, street festivals, and art exhibitions – Yarra is the place to be.

  • Libraries

    More than just a place to read books, Yarra libraries are community hubs with a stack of events and activities.

  • Recreation centres

    Yarra offers a great selection of leisure centres, pools and golf courses.

    Work out
  • Parks and gardens

    Yarra is known for its beautiful outdoor spaces, many of them dog-friendly.

    Explore the outdoors