INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON PEDIATRICS 2013
KING KONG – THE MUSIC THEATRE EVENT
VENUE: Regent Theatre
TIME: 7pm Tuesday, 8pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
COST: $95 per “A” reserve ticket (savings of $19)
Use the code: WONDER
Prepare to be amazed as KING KONG brings a legend to life on stage.
In an exclusive Melbourne only season, KING KONG must be seen to be believed.
Featuring a cast of more than 50, this thrilling adventure takes audiences on a journey from the bustling streets of 1933 New York, to the last uncharted place on earth, Skull Island.
10% DISCOUNT AT THE MELBOURNE ZOO
VENUE: Melbourne Zoo
TIME: 9am to 5pm Daily
COST: $24.10 (normally $26.80)
BOOK: No Booking Required – simply present his voucher on arrival
Journey through a world of wildlife to see eye to eye with orang-utans, walk the Trail of the Elephants and spy native wildlife in an Australian bush setting. Then head underwater to see the playful penguins and seals!
UNCOVER THE STORY OF MELBOURNE
VENUE: State Library of Victoria
TIME: 6pm to 7pm Monday 26 August
COST: $20 per person
Enjoy a guided tour of the Library’s magnificent Dome Galleries. See rare photos, drawings, maps, diaries and Indigenous artifacts that tell the story of Melbourne and Victoria. Feel free to take advantage of the complimentary shuttle bus departing the MCEC at 5.40pm.
KOORIE HERITAGE RIVER WALK
VENUE: ICP Registration Desk (MCEC)
TIME: 12.45pm Tuesday 27 August
COST: $30 per person, cash on day
BOOK: Subject to numbers
This one hour walk will introduce Melbourne’s Aboriginal history through significant sites and landmarks along the banks of the Yarra river. In the event of wet weather, the activity will be held indoors. Advance booking essential
SPECIAL OFFERS AT FEDERATION SQUARE
VENUE: Federation Square
TIME: All Day
Enjoy the best of Federation Square, with the Club Fed discount card in your satchel. Fed Square is home to Melbourne’s ACMI
and NGV Australia, restaurants, bars, shops and cafés. Feel free to take advantage of the complimentary shuttle bus services departing the MCEC on Wednesday evening and Thursday afternoon.
Discover Melbourne’s Winter Night Market
The Queen Victoria Marketing will come alive on Wednesday evening in an intimate celebration of the night, transforming into a whimsical winter wonderland full of roving maestros, cabaret stars and stage delights.
Rug up and come join us for a magical night of fun, fashion, food and flamboyance. Shake off the winter blues with soulful rhythms from jazz to gypsy, and unexpected encounters with roaming performers.
Enjoy the sound of crackling fires and sizzling hot plates, serving up deliciously warming soul food inspired by exotic dishes and made by local hands, and savour traditional teas and winter drinks from all over the world.
Embrace authentic local Melbourne talent and let yourself be surprised, romanced, wined and dined by some of the region’s best independent designers, artisans, performers and chefs. http://www.qvm.com.au/night-market/luna-1878/
Wednesday 28 August, 5pm to 10pm. Feel free to take advantage of the complimentary shuttle bus services departing the MCEC on Wednesday from 5.15pm
FREE SHUTTLE BUS
A free delegate bus will run from the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Use it to take advantage of the exclusive offers, or hop on and off to explore the city.
Bus pick-up and drop-off at MCEC is at Convention Centre Place, South Wharf. Check the timetable in your free Melbourne guide for running times and destinations. Show this guide or your lanyard to hop on the bus.
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