Thursday, September 30, 2010

This weekend: Grand Final Replay, Kids Activities, Speed Skating Championships, Sunday Market & More

This weekend is shaping up to be another good one at Docklands. Take a look at what's happening around the precinct

Grand Final Replay:
Saturday, 2nd October
Melbournians love footy and who isn't a little bit pleased we get to enjoy another game this year? Take-two of the AFL Grand Final will begin at 2:30pm on Saturday and you can see all the action at Docklands. The full game (and any extra time) will be broadcast live on the big screens in Waterfront City Piazza. Pick up some take away from Mecca Bah or Yum Cha Dragon and enjoy the show.

Australian Speed Skating Championships:
Fri 1st October & Sat 2nd October
Medibank Icehouse hosts the fastest event on ice this weekend. The Australian Short Track Speed Skating Championships will be held over two days. Support local favourites and Olympic hopefuls as they fly around the rink at tremendous speeds and jostle to become the Nation's best. Enjoy the thrills and spills in the comfort of the Henke Rink grandstand. Tickets price: Adults $10, Kids $7 & Family $29. Plus, every ticket purchased will have the chance to WIN a one on one training program with Melbourne's 2-time Olympian and 2010 Championship contender, Lachlan Hay.

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Mystique Illusion Spectacular
This weekend is your last chance to see this spectacular show. The whole family will love the world class illusions, exciting acts of intrigue and a duck named Thurston. Entry into the Mystique Illusion Spectacular is included in the Unlimited Ride Pass. Special offer for Rivers Platinum Club members. Present your membership card to receive an Unlimited Ride Pass for $20. Save $9.50. Book online at or 132 849.

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Amazing Bodies Exhibition
This amazing exhibition will definitely give the kids something to talk about on Monday. Learn and be entertained at the same time. This mind-boggling exhibition is on until 31st October.

2 for 1 offer:
Download this coupon and receive two tickets for the price of one! This offer is available until 31st October. Purchase a full price adult or family ticket and receive another entry of equal or lesser value for FREE. To redeem your second FREE ticket, simply surrender the coupon to ticket scanners at the venue entrance. Conditions apply. Offer valid weekdays.

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Sunday Market:
Enjoy the sunshine while you stroll around the open air market at Docklands. Visit the hundred's of stalls offering everything from vintage fashion & hand made crafts to books & furniture. Be entertained by Trevor the piano player while picking up the best bargains. Plus, keep the kids occupied with a ride on the Snow Works Tube Run. It's $5 for 5 rides with a receipt from any Waterfront City retailer.

More information at

Dining Offer:
Sunday is pizza & pasta day at Bellissimo Cucina & Trattoria. All main size pizza, pasta & risotti dishes are only $15. Valid Lunch: Monday to Sunday, and Dinner: Sunday. Bellissimo is located at 15, 427 Docklands Drive, Waterfront City.

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