Friday, April 16, 2010

This weekend @ Docklands: Live Earth Run for Water, Ice Skating, Footy & Weekend Specials

Take a look at all that's happening around Docklands this weekend.

The 'Dow Live Earth Run for Water' - Sunday, April 18th: Docklands has been selected as the Australian venue for this global environmental run/walk event, starting and finishing at Waterfront City. The ‘Dow Live Earth Run for Water’ will inspire the world’s citizens to come together on one day to help solve the world’s water crisis.

Taking place in hundreds of countries around the world, over the course of 24 hours, the event features a 6km run or walk, followed by a concert and water education activities, igniting a massive global movement – all aimed at helping solve local and global water issues.

Headlining the Docklands concert is 'You am I' frontman
Tim Rogers with support acts Skipping Girl Vinegar and the Custom Kings.

For more information visit

Dino Stories at Designers' House:
Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th April and Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th April, 2:00pm - 4:30pm.
By popular demand Designers' House has extended their Dino Stories for 2 more weeks. The kids can hear wild stories as told by their in-house Archeologist, Fur-asaurous, while you snap up some of the great designer bargains on offer.

Visit for more details

Frost Party at Icehouse:
Saturday, 7:30pm - 12:00am
Get a head start on winter fun with the Frost party at the Icehouse. Cruise around the rink to your favourite top 40 tunes. State-of-the-art sound and light systems add to the party atmosphere.

Go to for more info

Football 17th April - 19th April:
Two of Australia's favourite footy codes are making an appearance at Docklands this week. Head to Etihad Stadium to support your team. For tickets, phone Ticketmaster on 136 100 or

Saturday, 17th April: North Melbourne vs. Sydney Swans
Sunday, 18th April: St Kilda vs. Fremantle
Monday, 19th April: Melbourne Storm vs. Manly Sea Eagles

Weekend Specials:
Docklands restaurants have been busy this week, creating some great weekend specials.

Saganaki Greek Cuisine & Grill: Suckling pig (slow roasted for 15-18 hours) with sage, prunes & honey $45

Bellissimo Cucina & Trattoria: Whole flounder served with Italian salsa & fresh salad $38

Livebait: Crustacean platter for 2 including soy glazed mud crab, Moreton Bay bugs and Port Lincoln jumbo prawns served with hot & sour salad and char grilled lemon $100

For more Chef's Specials go to our restaurants list on twitter


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