Friday, July 30, 2010

This weekend at Docklands: Fireworks, Bledisloe Cup, Ice Hockey, Dinner Cruises & Slow Sundays

Fireworks in July:
Friday, 30th July, 7pm
Enjoy one last display of winter fireworks over Victoria Harbour tonight. Programmed to music, the display will appear to dance along the Docklands skyline. For the best vantage point, head to Waterfront City & NewQuay.

Remember to bring your cameras. Capture all the amazing elements of the Fire, Ice & Lights Festival and post them on our Facebook Page. The best photographs will win a Docklands dining voucher.

Take a look at the amazing shots already submitted at Discover Docklands Facebook page

Bledisloe Cup:
Saturday, 31st July, 8pm
As part of the Tri Nations tournament, the Qantas Australian Wallabies will take on the New Zealand All Blacks this weekend at Etihad Stadium. Make a night of it and meet at one of the nearby restaurants prior to kick off. Many venues are celebrating the event with early bird dinner menus. Bledisloe specials will be available from 4:30pm - 8:00pm.
Participating venues:
Fish Seafood Grill, Ph 9640 0686
BlueFire Churrascaria Grill, Ph 9670 8008
Saganaki Greek Cuisine & Grill, Ph 9606 0008

For match tickets call 136 100 or go to

Ice Hockey @ Icehouse:
Saturday, 31st July, 5:45pm
Melbourne Ice vs. Canberra Knights
Icehouse are offering a brand new experience for ice hockey supporters. Fans can now upgrade their game day experience and enjoy this action-packed sport in VIP style. The new VIP section will open this weekend and Icehouse are offering an introductory price of $66 for Members & $86 for Non Members.

All VIP tickets include:
• Watching the game from the warm Henke Room
• Access to an exclusive rink side spectator area with cozy blankets
• A Two hour beverage package; including beer, wine, sparkling and soft drink
• Delicious finger food for the duration of the game
• The chance to meet the Melbourne Ice players post match

For more information visit

Slow Sundays:
Pick up a Sunday steal this weekend at Mecca Bah. Enjoy a meal + a glass of wine or beer for just $15. Slow Sundays options:
• Grilled Tunisian Merguez sausages with fennel, dried fruits and almond salad
• Roast vegetable tagine flavoured with Chermoula spices served on cous cous (V)
Matched with your choice of wine - "2008 Wild Oats Shiraz Viognier, Margaret River WA" or Coopers Pale Ale

Go to for more Slow Sundays offers

Rivers Restaurant Cruises final days at Docklands:
This weekend marks the end of an era with half of the Rivers fleet departing from Docklands marina for the final time. Voyager & Explorer (pictured) will travel up the coast to their new home in Queensland.

The 'Lady Lindeman' is scheduled to follow the rest of the Rivers fleet after her last Melbourne dinner cruise on August 28th. This popular Docklands attraction is selling out fast. With only 2 cruise dates left, this is your last chance to experience a Rivers Restaurant Dinner Cruise.

For bookings call 9285 0000 or visit


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