Friday is a national holiday that means different things to different people. For some, the event is Invasion or Survival Day. For others, it’s a day to celebrate what they love about Australia. On the public holiday, these cafes, bars and restaurants will be open. Use the day to check out one of the city's newest spots: all of these venues have opened in the last 12 months.
CBD

Saxe
211 Queen Street, Melbourne
6pm–late

Maha at The Windsor Hotel
Main Dining Room at Hotel Windsor/111 Spring Street, Melbourne
6pm–late

Twenty Pho Seven
138 Russell Street, Melbourne
Open 24 hours

Duke Pizza
660 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
5pm–11pm

The George on Collins
162–168 Collins Street, Melbourne
4pm–3am

The Alley
417 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
10am–3.30pm

Supernormal Natsu
National Gallery of Victoria, 180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
12pm–10pm

Pure South Dining
Southgate GR 2/3 Southgate Avenue, Southbank
5pm–late

Heresy
17 Williams Street, Cremorne
7.30am–12.30pm

NORTH

Etta
60 Lygon Street, Brunswick East
5pm–late

Neon Beatniks
43 Glenlyon Road, Brunswick
8.30am–3pm

The Elysian Whisky Bar
113 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
4.30pm–1am

Rustica
402 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
8am–3pm

Red Sparrow Pizza
406 Smith Street, Collingwood
5pm–10pm

Mary Miller
171 Miller Street, Fitzroy North
8am–4pm

The Mill Brewery
40 Sackville Street, Collingwood
4pm–11pm

Dunning Kruger
436 Lygon Street, Brunswick East
3pm–11pm

The Moon
28 Stanley Street, Collingwood
12pm–11pm

Bhang
1/2A Mitchell Street, Brunswick
5pm–11pm

Papirica
22 Smith Street, Collingwood
10am–4pm
6pm–9pm

Terror Twilight
13/11–13 Johnston Street, Collingwood
8am–3pm

Paradise Alley
25 Easey Street, Collingwood
4pm–1am

Bontempo
416 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
5pm–late

Amarillo
149 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
10am–1am

ACOFFEE
30 Sackville Street, Collingwood
8am–4pm

Henry Sugar
298 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North
4pm–11pm

SOUTH

Shadowboxer Bar & Kitchen
302 Toorak Road, South Yarra
4pm–1am

Otter’s Promise
1219 High Street, Armadale
12pm–11pm

Sloane Ranger
13 Cremorne Street, Cremorne
8am–3pm

Shukah
104 Chapel Street, Windsor
12pm–3pm
5.30pm–late

Biggie Smalls Windsor
36 Chapel Street, Windsor
11.30am–late

Bang Bang at The Rifle Club
294 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick
11am–1am

Village Belle Hotel
202 Barkly Street, St Kilda
10am–3am

Galah
216 High Street, Windsor
Bar only: 5pm–1am

Mrs Hopper
157 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
12pm–1am

Mr & Mrs P
312 Bay Street, Brighton
12pm–12am

Frank’s
97 Cavanagh Street, Cheltenham
8am–3pm

Wilson & Market
Prahran Market 163–185 Commercial Road, South Yarra
8am–12am

St Andrews Beach Brewery
160 Sandy Road, Fingal
11am–7pm

Frankie’s Top Shop
20 Cowderoy Street, St Kilda West
8am–2pm

Supernormal Canteen
2/157 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
5pm–11pm

Tacocat
118 High Street, Windsor
5pm–10pm

Yagiz
22 Toorak Road, South Yarra
5.30pm–11pm

Plain Sailing
144 Ormond Road, Elwood
7.30am–3pm

A Girl Called Jayne
34 Glen Huntly Road, Elwood
7am–4pm

EAST

Down the Rabbit Hole
8/22 Newmans Road, Templestowe
7am–4pm

Laneway Greens Richmond
89a Swan Street, Richmond
8am–7pm

Hoppa & Joe
457 Heidelberg Road, Fairfield
7am–3pm

Methodist Coffee
408 Burwood Road, Hawthorn
8am–4pm

The Palm Royale
438 Church Street, Richmond
5pm–1am

Light Years Cafe
132 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East
8am–4pm

WEST

Hudsons Road Wine and Beer
Shop 2/88 Hudsons Road, Spotswood
12pm–11pm

No.19
214 Union Road, Ascot Vale
8am–4pm

Lukumades
83 Peel Street, West Melbourne
10am–11pm

Bar Josephine
295 Barkly Street, Footscray
1pm–1am

Bad Love Club
Shop 5 68–82 Hopkins Street, Footscray
7am–3pm
5pm–12am

Small Graces
57 Byron Street, Footscray
8am–3pm

Sunshine Social
64 Glengala Road, Sunshine West
11am–9pm

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