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How do I get there?

Public transport will get you there and back, with all-night trains and trams on Friday and Saturday night every weekend. Plan your journey with PTV.

Discount Parking

Thanks to Secure Parking, pre-book to get discount parking at MIFF at nine handy locations around the CBD. $18 weekday daytime parking, $6 weekday evening parking (after 3pm), and $6 weekend parking.

From our hotel partner, Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

Enjoy an early dinner with breathtaking views at No35 restaurant at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins. Dine early from 6pm until 7:30pm Sunday to Thursday or from 5:30pm until 7:00pm Friday to Saturday for $60* per person including 2 courses and a glass of wine. Book by calling (03) 9653 7744 or visit Conditions apply

Venues and Access

Venue location, maps and instructions for how to find your MIFF venue. 

Venues | Access information


Explore the program and get inspiration and recommendations from the MIFF Discovery Tool. Or browse by date/time, program section, country, director, language and more via the filters on

Food & Film Guide

The MIFF & Broadsheet Food & Film Guide is your go-to for Melbourne’s best restaurants and bars, all located nearby to the five key MIFF CBD screening venues to ensure your night is one of both cultural and gastronomic satisfaction. 

MIFF Festival Lounge

Delicious and delightful. Downstairs at Forum Melbourne.

Enjoy Grey Goose Le Fizz – the official MIFF cocktail, wines curated by Blackhearts & Sparrows, Mornington Peninsula Brewery craft beers, coffee by Genovese and a bespoke menu. Open Monday-Friday 5pm-late and Saturday/Sunday 12pm-late.

Official MIFF Cocktail

GREY GOOSE® offers festival-goers from 3-20 August the ultimate Grey Goose experience at the Opening Night Gala and the MIFF Festival Lounge with the GREY GOOSE® signature cocktail, Le Fizz. Sip responsibly.