The bunny is back! There's no shortage of cracking events over the long weekend (March 30-April 2). Kids are well catered for, and on the other end of the spectrum, we've pinned down the bottle shops that are open on Good Friday so you don't have to. Naturally, we've eaten our way through the city's chocolate shops and hot cross buns to bring you our top picks.
Plan your Easter in Melbourne
Eating and drinking over Easter
The best ice cream and gelato in Melbourne
The past was uncomplicated: decisions such as cone or cup, vanilla or chocolate, and Flake or no Flake were as flamboyant as things got. Now we have choices like ice cream brioche or tacos, fairy floss clouds or candied bacon, and Charcoal, sea salt or ube. No matter how you roll, here are the super-duper scoopers serving Melbourne’s best ice cream, gelato and soft serve.
The best road trips from Melbourne
Don't just read about Melbourne getaways... get out and try one! These day trips from Melbourne are paved with cool things to see and do, and driving means you won't miss a thing along the way. Just choose your direction and hit the road. For more holiday inspo, check out these national parks within driving distance or the best quirky getaways from Melbourne.