Things to do in Carlton

There are tonnes of fun things to do in Carlton & Carlton's surrounds. Thingdoer is where Carlton locals share their favourite Carlton things to do and with 570+ activities suggested, all the best Carlton things to do are here, there are free and discounted Carlton activities alongside indulgent Carlton things to do. You will find the fun Carlton thing to do you're looking in this activity collection. If your favourite thing to do in Carlton isn't listed, join Carlton's thingdoers and share your things.

French Wine & Cheese Matching

French Wine & Cheese MatchingCarlton, VIC

The most traditional and favourite wine pairing — Wine and Cheese — will be taken to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL!Top Australian Wines presents… The ULTIMATE Pairing…The most original and extraordinary cheese paired with 6

Best Parmigiana Ever

Best Parmigiana EverCarlton, VIC

Lygon Street is basically a buffet. You can't really make a bad choice on this street unless you decide on a sandwich from the convenience store. There are no wrong answers here (apart from the convenience store).

French Creperie Hideaway

French Creperie HideawayCarlton, VIC

This is a Brunswick St hidden gem. With super friendly staff who remember all their regulars, Breizoz serves the best crepes and finest coffee. Coffee is creamy, balanced and made exactly how you like. Coffee is always

A classic Cinema Experience

A classic Cinema ExperienceCarlton, VIC

Located on the popular Lygon Street, Cinema Nova is a classic cinema experience. When you walk into the vicinity you feel like you’ve jumped back in time, with its timeless look and feel. They show all types of movies

Draculas Comedy Cabaret

Draculas Comedy CabaretCarlton, VIC

Located in Carlton, walking distance from Melbourne Central Train Station is Draculas Theatre Restaurant. The venue is entirely themed, from the venue itself, to the staff and performers and even the menus!Bookings are

The Dance of Love

The Dance of LoveCarlton, VIC

Owned by Argentinian born dancer Fabio Robles, this is the sort of place where you can pretend you are somewhere else...maybe even pretend to be someone else. Why not loose yourself in hypnotic Latin music, you can even

Trial the Trial

Trial the TrialCarlton, VIC

The thing to do here is get a trial pass for $20. This gives you full access to all the classes, facilities and includes pool, spa and Sauna. My recommendation is to stretch it at Yoga, sweat it out at BodyPump, swim

Best Ice Cream in town

Best Ice Cream in townCarlton, VIC

Lygon street has always been known for its exquisitely delicious Italian restaurants and pubs. You can come to any restaurant and enjoy the authentic pizza and gelato flavours and imagine being somewhere in Rome . But my

Pinot Gris v Pinot Grigio and Cheese Matching

Pinot Gris v Pinot Grigio and Cheese MatchingCarlton, VIC

Top Australian Wines presents… The ULTIMATE Pairing…The most original and extraordinary cheese paired with both Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio.Get ready to embark on new tastes you’ve never experienced before.You’ll try 4

Pinot Noir & Wine Tasting

Pinot Noir & Wine TastingCarlton, VIC

The most traditional and favourite wine pairing – Wine and Cheese – will be taken to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL!Top Australian Wines presents…The ULTIMATE Pairing…The most original and extraordinary cheese paired with 8 different

Argentinian Malbec & Cheese Matching

Argentinian Malbec & Cheese MatchingCarlton, VIC

The most traditional and favourite wine pairing — Wine and Cheese — will be taken to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL!Top Australian Wines presents… The ULTIMATE Pairing…The most original and extraordinary cheese paired with 6

Cake and coffee at Brunetti's

Cake and coffee at Brunetti'sCarlton, VIC

Visit the wonderful Brunetti's in Carlton for the best Italian coffee and an array of cakes that will blow your mind and your taste buds. Sunday is a great day to visit, with the Italian locals out on their passeggiata.

Try out the Nitro Lab

Try out the Nitro LabCarlton, VIC

Walking in the city, I was craving ice cream but not just any ice cream, I wanted a fancy ice cream creation. After some walking, we finally came across the Nitro Lab. The place is seriously appealing! I love the whole

Shaw Davey Slum

Shaw Davey SlumCarlton, VIC

The masterminds of Father's Office and Asian Beer Cafe have a great little joint up in Carlton. Sure, the main crowd are uni students but you can still have a fantastic time and with prices like these your tummy and your

Have dinner at Dracula's and get goosebumps

Have dinner at Dracula's and get goosebumpsCarlton, VIC

Dracula’s is Australia’s longest running and most successful dinner theatre. A total night of entertainment combining burlesque, contemporary music, comedy and quality dining, all in the one incredible venue. A quality

Melbourne Zoo Tickets
from $36

Melbourne Zoo TicketsParkville, VIC

Get an up close experience with a variety of animals from around the world at the Melbourne Zoo. You'll find creatures from diverse habitats including the lush Asian and African rainforests and the sun-baked Australian