28 Of The Most Melbourne Things To Happen In 2016

Melbourne: the hipster capital of Australia and so much more.

1. Star Wars yoga.

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2. And a phone-in Chewbacca impersonation competition.

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3. A busker writing poetry live.

Twitter: ‏@lucie_bee / Via Twitter: @lucie_bee

4. A French slang class that comes to you.

Twitter: @manjusrii / Via Twitter: @manjusrii

5. A mug that tells Sydney how Melbourne really feels.

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6. A sign of gratitude from an elected official.

Twitter: @Nashtastic / Via Twitter: @Nashtastic

7. The great smashed avo crisis.

Twitter: @simongterry / Via Twitter: @simongterry

8. Weather going from one extreme to another in the course of two days.

Twitter: @LinusandAlbie / Via Twitter: @LinusandAlbie

9. Matcha lattes.

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10. And blue algae lattes.

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11. A graffiti marriage proposal.

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12. A tribute to Taylor Swift’s internet ~death~.

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13. And an homage to Kanye’s “Famous”.

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14. Espresso martinis in jars.

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15. Deconstructed coffee.

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16. And structured water.

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17. Creative drink names.

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18. Socks that match the tram seats.

19. And a vintage train seat.

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20. A tram with a moustache.

21. And a guy taking his terrarium for a ride.

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22. Insane desserts.

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23. Beer served in a milk bottle.

24. And a beaker.

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25. A hand-drawn ad for a missing bike with a “hipster AF milk crate”.

Twitter: @BicycleAdagio / Via Twitter: @BicycleAdagio

26. Australia’s first dog cafe.

Twitter: @whitbywonder / Via Twitter: @whitbywonder

27. Sushi burgers.

Twitter: @TheKagools / Via Twitter: @TheKagools

28. And “Melbourne Man”, the ~fake~ hipster.

Twitter: @80CollinsSt / Via Twitter: @80CollinsSt

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CORRECTION

This post previously included something that happened in 2015, not 2016. The item has been removed.

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Jenna Guillaume is Editor-at-Large for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney.
 
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