r/melbourne • u/AutoModerator • 9h ago
It’s the r/Melbourne daily discussion thread [Thursday 23/03/2023]
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r/melbourne • u/TheMachinistofOz • 2h ago
Serious News AMWU & CFMEU protesting
There was a gathering of unions this morning in the cbd. They're protesting corporate greed and supporting striking workers in Shepparton.
r/melbourne • u/mycatisadinosaur • 1h ago
The Sky is Falling ⛈️⚡ Thunderstorm incoming! ⚡⛈️
r/melbourne • u/Reficul63 • 52m ago
The Sky is Falling Abnormally dark in Melbourne today
r/melbourne • u/CamoBilly • 1d ago
Things That Go Ding Thanks Dan and crew. Really looking forward to being able to afford a visit to the CBD next week after a break of a couple of years. ps ..I'm assuming all the planning with V/Line for this has gone well ?
r/melbourne • u/mynameisirodim • 43m ago
The Sky is Falling Not a good day to be working from office. 🤮
r/melbourne • u/Sean_______34 • 9h ago
Serious News $250 Power Saving Bonus Program
May of been posted however, for those that are not aware follow the link and collect free $$
- Follow the link below
- Takes approx 10 minutes
- Tranche 1 ends midnight 23 March
- Tranche 2 starts 24 March
- Receive $250 and reapply the following day
Eligibility requirements: You must be a Victorian residential energy consumer (i.e. have a residential electricity account). You must be the account holder Only one payment is available per household
r/melbourne • u/spypsy • 17h ago
Serious News Merri Creek rapist Joel Russo described by Victorian judge as 'an extreme danger to women'abc.net.au
r/melbourne • u/coffecup1978 • 1h ago
The Sky is Falling Good morning Melbourne!
r/melbourne • u/whytea2021 • 22h ago
Roads Do you drive through the lower part of the roundabout?
r/melbourne • u/hhando • 26m ago
Lost and found Long shot but we are missing our big smoochy girl and favourite family member! Last seen in Hadfield (northern suburbs) please DM if you have any info! thank you ☹️
r/melbourne • u/bigkiddad • 23h ago
Education C'mon Melbourne, we can do better
r/melbourne • u/realVettel • 29m ago
Photography Melbourne Tram and a London Cab
r/melbourne • u/freshfoodlocker • 15h ago
Opinions/advice needed Where can I eat a big pile of meat in the city
Im talking ribs, chicken wings, lamb that sorta stuff
r/melbourne • u/HIMfiend89 • 4h ago
Things That Go Ding Best marketing from PTV, given how many times they've dropped the plot.
After the last few campaigns they've run this is definitely the version of PTV I'd like to see moving forward!
r/melbourne • u/AllHailTheWinslow • 1h ago
Serious News Tax perks driving surge in number of SUVs and larger vehicles on Australian roadstheguardian.com
r/melbourne • u/iremaingodly • 12h ago
Light and Fluffy News There is thief on the loose in ftgully 😂
r/melbourne • u/maclarens09 • 22m ago
Opinions/advice needed Recently moved to Melbourne, hoping to make friends
Recently moved to Australia on a WHV from the UK but looking to move here permanently eventually. I’ve been in Melbourne since February and struggling to meet people.
I’ve used Facebook groups and Bumble BFF to make friends but not great amount of luck. Admittedly I’m a little shy and introverted, was wondering if there are any suggestions on how to meet new people in a new city? I’m based in Eastern Suburbs but happy to travel if there’s social events etc elsewhere.
r/melbourne • u/PM_ME_YOUR_ULTIMATE • 6m ago
Health Where can I find the best bacon in the inner north?
I like it smoky, not too moist, thick-cut (no innuendo intended).
Willing to travel outside my inner north comfort zone bubble for exceptional bacon.
r/melbourne • u/Routine_Page2392 • 14h ago
Opinions/advice needed Where can I find out what’s being built?
They’ve started constructing something on what was a random grassy/parky area near me. I’ve tried googling the streets that area is nearest to amd the suburb and adding “construction” but nothing comes up.
Is there somewhere where I can see what’s being built there? I’ve checked the council sites ans there’s nothing. I’m pretty sure it’s a residential building either homes or an apartment complex, but it could also be factory
r/melbourne • u/Zuki_LuvaBoi • 16h ago
Serious News Have your say on how to improve pedestrian and road safety in Southbankparticipate.melbourne.vic.gov.au
r/melbourne • u/strangename733 • 2m ago
Roads Weather warning roads are insane
I haven't done offroading like that for months, was so sad to actually arrive at work haha.
Anyway, stay safe guys. Seen lots of people speeding on the M1. Parts of it are flooded beware.
r/melbourne • u/No-Watercress6199 • 1d ago
The Sky is Falling half naked man decided to stop the trains at Richmond train station, peak hour 5.30pm
r/melbourne • u/slothlife91 • 20m ago
Opinions/advice needed Thursday CBD Trivia
Just wondering if anyone knows of anyone Thursday night trivia spots in the CBD?
Trying to organise a team with some workmates. Based near the queen Victoria markets.
Struggling to find any places on a Thursday night so any help would be appreciated.
r/melbourne • u/Capable_Oil8858 • 39m ago
Serious News This convicted rapist got no jail sentence, just sent home to look after his wife who has cancer
Survivors of sexual abuse and victims' families raise concerns over dealings with Victoria's state prosecutors By Jessica Longbottom
r/melbourne • u/Significant-Cell-655 • 11h ago
Opinions/advice needed Computer courses in melbourne (office, excel and word et )
Hi all, was wondering if anyone knows of any decent computer courses specializing in Microsoft office, I want to unskilled - I'm a beginner. Would prefer a course that is like one day a week rather than one long day as I feel it may be too much information at once for me.