Things To Do: Never Permanent

Never Permanent (a Semi Permanent Spinoff) is a new event coming to Melbourne on August 24th, 2023. The event is a full-day program of keynote talks and panel discussions exploring the intersection of creativity and technology. The lineup of speakers includes some of the world's most exciting filmmakers, authors, artists, and musicians, including Roman Coppola, Ta-ku, Mindy Seu, Serwah Attafuah, Joshua To + Nicholas Kamuda, Angie Abdilla, Jesse Woolston, and Justin Ridler. Behind the event is the team that hosts the acclaimed design festival Semi Permanent, known for its high-quality talks, workshops, and exhibitions. For over 20 years Semi Permanent has been bringing together the creative industries from across the world, hosting events in Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, Los Angeles, New York, and London. The festival is a great place to learn from the world's best creative minds and to network with other creative professionals. Never Permanent promises to be a timely and thought

Things To Do : The Beer Run - Melbourne - Christmas in July

Things To Do : The Beer Run - Melbourne - Christmas in July

Are you looking for a fun and festive way to celebrate Christmas in July? Look no further than The Beer Run. This 5K run will take you to five of Melbourne's best breweries; Bodriggy Brewing Company, The Mill, Carlton Brewhouse, Moon Dog OG & Burnley Brewing, where you'll enjoy a beer at each stop. There will also be a fun-filled after-party at the last brewery.

The run kicks off on Saturday 22 July 2023, with three waves starting at 12:00PM, 12:30PM, and 1:00PM. Tickets include one beer in each brewery (5 beers in total included per person), a Beer Run bib number, and a novelty Beer Run bottle opener medal when you finish.

The route will take you through some of Melbourne's most popular brewery districts, including Collingwood, Abbotsford, and Footscray. There will be a variety of beers to choose from at each brewery, including both local and international beers. In addition to the beer, there will also be live music, food trucks, and games at the after-party. So come out and celebrate Christmas in July with The Beer Run!

Costumes are encouraged, so get your ugly sweaters and Christmas hats out. The best dressed runner will win a prize. For extra fun there is an after-party at Burnley Brewing (one of Melbourne's most award-winning breweries), and will go until late, so you can dance the night away.

What are you waiting for? Sign up for The Beer Run today and celebrate Christmas in July in style!

The Beer Run - Melbourne - Christmas in July:

Where: Starts at Bodriggy, 245 Johnston St, Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia
When: Saturday 22 July, 2023 with various start times of 12:00PM, 12:30PM, and 1:00PM
Ticket: $60 each, available here
Other details: The event is limited to 18 years and over. No strollers, skateboards, or roller blades are allowed.