Stay at Cosmo. See the best of Melbourne in Winter.


Melbourne has it all in Winter. And Cosmo is the ideal place to stay, any time of year.

Melbourne is heating up this Winter and the Cosmo is ideally located to help you make the most of all the action.

From the bone crunching action of State of Origin, thrilling international rugby between Ireland and Australia, through to classic rock acts at the Palais (yay Jimmy Barnes!), there is something for everyone this winter.

So what’s on?

Here’s a brief list of some great events that are happening right on our doorstep:

Wednesday 6 June, State of Origin, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne – it was HUGE!!!

Saturday 9 June, Jimmy Barnes Working Class Man: An Evening of Stories and Songs, Palais Theatre, St Kilda – another HUGE event!!

Until Saturday 30 June, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne

16 – 28 July, P!nk ‘Beautiful Trauma Tour’ at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne [tickets here]

Until Sunday 29 July, Wizard of Oz, The Regent Theatre, Melbourne

2 – 5 August, Katy Perry, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne

Until Sunday 26 August, Vikings: Beyond the Legend, Melbourne Museum, Carlton

Saturday 6 October, WWE ‘Super Show-Down’ at MCG, Melbourne – this will be MASSIVE!!

Saturday 13 October, Octoberfest, Catani Gardens, St Kilda

Looking for a classic experience?

The National Theatre is just 100m up the street, which makes Cosmo the most ideal place to check in, leave the car, wander down to one of the amazing restaurants in Acland Street and then soak up the spectacle of live thetre. The Australian National Youth Ballet is presenting “Sleeping Beauty” on October 6. Get your tickets here.

Getting there

Our bayside location is perfect for catching the latest acts and international events anywhere in Melbourne.

Park your car in our complimentary, off-street carpark, then jump on the famous Number 96 Tram – you’ll be in the heart of the city in no time! This is the best option if you are off to Etihad Stadium. Alight at Southern Cross Station and you’ll see the directional signs.

The number 16 tram will solve your transportation needs if you are heading to Hisense Arena, Margaret Court Arena, the MCG, Rod Laver Arena or AAMI Park. Alight at Flinders St Station and take the 70 Tram to be right in the action of Melbourne’s sporting precinct in no time.

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