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Australia is home to one of the world’s best cricket grounds, The Melbourne Cricket Ground – known to the locals as the MCG). The MCG is located in...

Visitors to Melbourne will always find plenty of activities to cater to their interests and, most importantly, their budgets. Things to do in the city include informative and entertaining sightseeing tours, culinary food & wine experiences, scenic day trips, photography workshops, arts and cultural tours, museums, plus much more.

As the sporting capital of Australia, Melbourne also offers many sporting activity options for all sports lovers. Apart from the regular sporting events, such as the AFL and Rugby League weekly matches, the city hosts many community sporting events and competitions that visitors can enjoy – such as running, cycling and swimming events.

Melbourne Kids, Family & Fun Activities To Do


Other activities for visitors to Melbourne include many art workshops, pottery classes, short music and photography workshops, and even fashion events. Here in Melbourne, you can take part in sports games, cultural festivals and local community events.

Visit one of the many zoos or kids farms to get close-up and personal with native Australian and exotic animal species. Melbourne’s world-class zoos caters to visitors of all ages, with some even allowing you to feed the animals, pat them and take close-up pictures.

Nature trails are also quite popular in Melbourne. You can rent a bicycle and ride around the city at your own pace. Nature trails are best for exploring the greatest panoramic views of the pristine beaches, nature parks and quaint suburbs.

Don’t forget to stop by one of the award-winning wineries and vineyard restaurants for the ultimate food and wine experience.


MCG

Richmond, VIC

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Melbourne Attraction Pass

For those looking to see a range of attractions during your time in Melbourne, you should purchase a Melbourne Attraction Pass. The Melbourne Attraction Pass is the best way to get a discount on admission to all the...

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Escape Rooms

Try something adventurous and unique by attending an Escape Room experience in Melbourne. These activities are great fun for a group of family or friends where you put your skills to the test to try and escape a room by...

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Great Ocean Road

Those looking for a scenic day trip shouldn’t miss exploring the beautiful Great Ocean Road. This route is one of the best and most scenic coastal drives in the world. The road spans over 243 kms along the stunning...

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Horse Carriage Tours

Come in to the city and take a horse carriage ride with your friends and family and explore all the best parts of Melbourne. A horse carriage ride is also a great way to celebrate a special occasion with a loved one. So...

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Hot Air Balloons

Australia has numerous attractions and activities in which visitors to take part. One of the most popular activities is a Hot Air Balloon ride over the city landscape. Hot air ballooning is an incredible way to see the...

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River Cruises

River cruises have recently been gaining popularity in Melbourne. A scenic river cruise is not just for romantic couples, but families with kids can also enjoy this unique and enjoyable activity. Take a scenic and award...

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Horse Riding

Victoria’s diverse grasslands, quaint towns and culture always reflect a true love affair with horses. For centuries, residents of Victoria enjoyed horse riding. While this activity was once part of life, now it...

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Phillip Island

Phillip Island is certainly a gem of Victoria. This beautiful place is jam-packed with natural wonders, a breathtaking coastline and myriads of activities. Many Melbournians often come here for a short tour or day trip...

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Winery Tours

The wine region of the Yarra Valley is just a few hours’ drive from Melbourne. So if you are a food and wine lover, a great activity for you is to take a winery tour out to the Yarra Valley. Enjoy wine tasting, cheese...

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Walking Tours

Walking tours are a very popular way for visitors to Melbourne to acquaint themselves with this huge city. Walking tours are conducted every day during the week and your expert guide will take you on a journey to...

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Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours

Melbourne is home to many historic mansions and buildings and to explore these mansions, Melbourne tour operators offer ghost tours, lantern ghost tours and mid-night ghost tours. These tours are conducted at specific...

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Hiking Tours

If an outdoor hiking adventure is on your list of things to do whilst visiting Melbourne, then look no further than a tour of the Grampians, Wilsons Promontory or the Great Ocean Road. You can find a range of...

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Helicopter Tours

Melbourne’s stunning skyline, beautiful waterfront precincts and scenic areas can be well enjoyed if you take a helicopter ride around the city, with many tour operators offering private and group helicopter rides. You...

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Puffing Billy

Travel back in time by taking a steam train ride on the historic Puffing Billy. This is the only steam train railway tour that takes you on a mountainous track to show you some of the breathtaking and scenic views of...

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City Tours

City Tours are a great way to explore Melbourne without the hassle as they will chauffeur you from location to location. Melbourne City Tours can take you to all the main attractions in the CBD either by horse, boat or...

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Mornington Peninsula

Make the most of the Mornington Peninsula and exploring its gorgeous beaches, wineries and restaurants on the many great day tours available from Melbourne. To accommodate for all types of visitors, there are excellent...

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Yarra Valley

The Yarra Valley is often considered as the Bordeaux of Australia. For many years, this popular wine region produces some of the best and unique wines; with the region also a food lover’s paradise. Some of the...

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Hop On Hop Off

Melbourne, VIC

A Hop On Hop Off bus tour is one of the best and most flexible ways to explore the city of Melbourne. These tours are a great way to see all of Melbourne’s highlights whilst learning about the city as you travel in...

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Food Tours

Whether you love gourmet fests or wining and dining, Melbourne offers a variety of food tours to match your tastes and interest. Victoria’s popular Yarra Valley offers some of the best food tours for all food lovers and...

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Brewery Tours

Brewing courses, beer tasting and brewery tours are gaining popularity just as the winery and wine tasting tours have gained traction in the Yarra Valley. So come and learn about beer and cider making by taking a...

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Whale Watching Tours

PLEASE NOTE: The 2016 whale watching season has now finished. Tickets for the 2017 whale season will be available soon! Head down to Phillip Island for a fabulous Whale Watching experience between June and August each...

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Segway Tours

Take a unique tour in the beautiful Yarra Valley by hopping on a Segway and get a unique perspective of the scenic vineyards. These tours will help you explore this region up close in a fun and safe way and no...

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Shopping Tours

Shopping Tours

Melbourne is the capital of fashion in Australia, therefore it makes sense that Melbourne has a huge range of luxury malls, outlet shopping and markets. If your schedule doesn’t allow you to cover it all, then take the...

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Grampians

Visiting the Grampians is always on the list of all avid outdoor enthusiasts. This tour destination offers everything; such as hiking, nature walks, trekking, and camping opportunities for guests. This beautiful region...

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Bus Tours

Victoria’s diverse landscapes can be easily explored through bus and coach tours. Come and explore the Victoria’s beautiful settings, rich heritage and popular attractions through bus tours Melbourne. Sightseeing...

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Bike Tours

Melbourne’s climate and favourable roads offer an excellent opportunity for all visitors to explore the city by taking bike tours. Melbourne also offers a number of scenic bike trails that all avid bikers can take and...

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Mt Buller

Many visitors to Melbourne often miss out visiting beautiful Mt Buller. This is indeed one of the most picturesque hilly destinations that offer a snow-filled wonderland for winter-time fun. The Alpine resorts attract...

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Bushwalking Tours

There are so many great places to go bushwalking outside of the Melbourne CBD; the Grampians, Wilsons Promontory and the Great Ocean Road, just to name a few. You can find a range of bushwalking tours which will take...

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Sightseeing Tours

Sightseeing in Melbourne includes a huge variety of options ranging from parks to theatres, gardens to stadiums and historic buildings. In short, there is a lot to see and explore in this city. Melbourne offers...

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Daylesford

Visitors looking for a place that offers a large selection of natural mineral springs should visit the township of Daylesford. This beautiful and picturesque town is located between Castlemaine and Creswick, and has the...

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Hepburn Springs

Hepburn Springs is a stunning resort town nestled in one of the world’s largest concentration of mineral springs and is located 1.5 hours north of the Melbourne CBD. As the day spa capital of Victoria, Hepburn Springs...

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Wilsons Promontory

Wilsons Promontory is a popular spot for Victorians to spend a weekend away or just go to visit the beautiful wildlife. There are some great hiking spots here and a Wilsons Promontory Tour is the best way to explore...

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Wildlife Tours

With heaps of wildlife tours available both in the city and the surrounding suburbs, Melbourne offers visitors so many things to see and do. From witnessing the penguin parade on Phillip Island to swimming with seals...

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Neighbours Tours

Neighbours Tours

Want to experience the magic of Melbourne with a local touch? Then make plans to take the exciting Melbourne Neighbours Tour, a must-do while in the city. The Neighbours Tour, just as the name suggests, brings together...

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Ballarat

If you love historic towns, then head on over to the quaint township of Ballarat for a fun-filled and enjoyable day trip. This old town offers an amazing array of historic buildings, art galleries and popular museums...

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Gippsland

Gippsland may not be a popular summer holiday destination, but there’s always something here; especially in the cooler months. The surrounding mountain peaks boast snow-filled terrain when colder months set in...

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Dolphin Tours

It may surprise you that dolphin watching is one of the fabulous activities that you can enjoy whilst in Melbourne. So why not head out into Port Phillip Bay or Sorrento to try and catch these beautiful creatures in the...

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Photography Tours

If you are interested in going on a photography tour, Melbourne is a great choice. From city skylines to country settings to sunsets on the beach, there is plenty to see here. Many of the tours offered in Melbourne...

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Geelong

Geelong is the second largest city in Victoria; located on Corio Bay south-west of the Melbourne CBD, and a short drive from the popular beach-front communities located on the Bellarine Peninsula. Geelong’s proximity to...

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Sports Tour

Melbourne is famous for its sporting culture, with AFL, Cricket and Tennis taking centre stage. Go on a sports tour around some of Melbourne’s iconic stadiums and museums including the MCG, Rod Laver Arena and...

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Enterprize Ship Trust

Enterprize Ship

If you are interested in sailing, then come and check out a replica of Melbourne’s very first ship known as the Enterprise. The wooden replica of the original tall ship Enterprize is a major tourist attraction at...

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Bendigo

Bendigo might not excite those who love large cities, however is a gem for history lovers. There are impressive Victorian buildings, old mansions, vintage tram tours and old gold mines for you to explore. When you spend...

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Dandenong Ranges

Discover the beautiful and romantic region of the Dandenong Ranges during your holiday – a perfect day trip destination from Melbourne. The Dandenong’s year-round temperate climate, lush forests and endless...

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Trike Tours

Whilst vacationing in Melbourne, try something different by taking a trike tour along the coast or into the Yarra Valley wine region. With many customized options, tours can run for a short 30 minutes up to a full day...

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Night Tours

If you are a looking for ways to fill your evenings in Melbourne, you will be spoilt for choice, as there are so many Night Tours to choose from! From Horse Carriage Rides to evening dinner cruises and watching the...

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Crime Tours

To learn more about Melbourne’s notorious criminals and crime events, you should take one of the Melbourne Crime Tours. These tours will take you on a journey to give you an overview about some notable crime events that...

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Werribee

Werribee’s nearby coastline, vibrant community and a variety of attractions offer a reviving and enjoyable experience for visitors. This destination is just 20 minutes drive west of Melbourne, with trains also servicing...

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Macedon Ranges

The Macedon Ranges offers ample opportunities for visitors to explore its stunning natural attractions, boutique wineries and mineral springs. The area offers beautiful gardens, hilly hiking trails, spectacular vantage...

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History Tours

There are a few history tours located in and around Melbourne, with experienced guides to provide commentary during your trip. If you love historic towns, then head on over to the quaint township of Ballarat for a fun...

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Guided Tours

Guided tours are a great way to explore Melbourne and the surrounds. There are so many sights to see, so a guided tour will make getting to and from each attraction a breeze. From tours within the CBD, to guided day...

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Echuca Moama

The twin towns of Echuca and Moama are located just a 2.5 hours tour north from Melbourne and located on the scenic banks of the mighty Murray River. Each of the twin towns represent the bygone era when people used...

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Bellarine Peninsula

A number of charming towns near Melbourne offer a large number of things to see, do and experience – take the Bellarine Peninsula for instance. This beautiful area faces the famous Port Phillip Bay towards its...

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Castlemaine

Castlemaine

Victoria was once a famous destination for gold seekers and explorers. So during the Gold Rush period, many towns in the state were the prime gold mining towns. The town of Castlemaine was a former gold mining town...

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Albert Park Golf Course

Melbourne, VIC

The Albert Park Golf Course is one of the finest public golf courses in Australia and welcomes all golfers to its grounds. The golf course is conveniently located about two kilometres from the CBD, making it the perfect...

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Rickshaw Tours

Take a unique tour of Melbourne’s trendiest suburbs by taking a private rickshaw tour. A rickshaw tour is the perfect way to see Melbourne up close as you wind through the back streets of Fitzroy. Rickshaw Tour...

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Motorbike Tours

Whilst vacationing in Melbourne, try something different by taking a motorbike tour along the Great Ocean Road or into the Yarra Valley wine region. With many customised options, tours can run for a short 30 minutes up...

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Private Tours

There are a range of private tours that you can enjoy in and around Melbourne with tour guides to give you a personalised experience for you and your group. The best part about private tours is that you can schedule...

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Ski Tours

Head to Mt. Buller on an organised tour where you can sit back and relax as you are transported to and from the slopes from Melbourne. The Alpine resorts attract avid skiers and families for some winter-time fun every...

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Mt Baw Baw


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Outdoor enthusiasts shouldn’t miss a visit to Mt Baw Baw in Victoria. In winter, the alpine resorts offer the chance to ski or snowboard, and hike along the scenic trails; with the entire terrain becoming a snow-filled...

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Harley Tours

Whilst vacationing in Melbourne, try something different by taking a Harley Ride along the coast or into the Yarra Valley wine region. With many customised options, tours can run for a short 30 minutes up to a full day...

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The Age Run Melbourne

Running Tours

If you are a runner and are wondering where the best spots to run in Melbourne are, look no further than a guided running tour. These tours will take you to all the best running spots in Melbourne as well as take you...

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Go Karting

For family fun and exciting activities, why not enjoy go-karting in Melbourne. This activity is fun for everyone! Plan a weekend trip to Melbourne’s famous family fun centres for an enjoyable go-karting experience...

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High Tea

High Tea

High tea is not just confined to a traditional English family. Now the whole world can enjoy a friendly gathering over a cup of tea, some scrumptious snacks and delicious dessert pastries. Afternoon tea is usually...

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Skydiving

Melbourne, VIC
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Skydiving is not just for adventure seekers, this unique activity is also a lot fun for people of all ages. Experience a thrilling adrenaline rush with tandem skydiving ride over St. Kilda or the Melbourne surrounds and...

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melbourne Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

The hilly destinations around Victoria offer excellent rock climbing opportunities for all adventure seekers. Visitors will be excited to know that there are a plenty of outdoor destinations near the city. Mt Buller...

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Cooking Class

Melbourne is known for its culinary delights and what better way to get in touch with the cultural diversity of Melbourne than by taking a cooking class. These private cooking classes will not only teach you how to...

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Kayak

When planning a visit to visit Melbourne in the warmer months, your list of things to do should include spending a day out on the water with a kayak tour. These kayaking tours will take you over the Yarra River which...

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melbourne Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

Australia has some of the best scuba dive locations in the country. Although Victoria is known for its beautiful hilly terrain, popular wine regions and scenic towns, the state is also a popular destination for scuba...

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melbourne Fishing Charters

Fishing Charters

Many coastal towns, inland rivers and lakes near Melbourne offer amazing fishing opportunities for visitors. You can bring your own rod and reel and enjoy fishing at any of these locations. If you don’t have your...

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melbourne Paintball

Paintball

Melbourne has many paintball venues where visitors can enjoy the day. This game is not only fun, but also a great work out! If you’re here for vacation or simply looking to fill in a day, bring your family and...

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Boat Hire

For those who enjoy being out on the water, why not hire a boat and head out on the Yarra River with some family or friends. There are a couple of options for private boat hire in Melbourne, and we have listed two below...

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melbourne Day Spa

Day Spa

Enjoy a rejuvenating aromatherapy treatment or a relaxing massage at some of Melbourne’s top day spas. Get instant relief from stress by unwinding at a day spa centre. Experienced massage therapists will allow you to...

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Southbank, Melbourne

Dinner Cruises

There is no better way to enjoy Melbourne in the evening than by taking a comfortable dinner cruise along the Yarra River. These river cruises provide a 3-4 course meal and travel past many of Melbourne’s famous...

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Paddleboarding

Stand up paddleboarding is a fun way to spend some time on the water, whilst getting a great workout at the same time! Paddle boarding is an activity that can be enjoyed by all ages and fitness levels, so come on down...

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Bells Beach Surfing Classic

Surfing Lessons

Blessed with extensive sun-kissed beaches, the Great Ocean Road offers a multitude of activity options including surfing lessons. Travel just one hour from Melbourne and learn how to surf in the pristine waters of...

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Snorkelling

You may not think of Melbourne as a snorkelling destination in Australia, but there are actually some great places where you can go snorkelling in Victoria. Most people go snorkelling in the summer months down at...

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Abseiling

If you are looking for a fun activity to enjoy whilst in Melbourne, take a thrilling abseiling adventure right here in the CBD. Rap Jumping is a form of building abseiling where you can rappel down the side of a...

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Shark Diving

For those wanting an underwater adventure go on a scuba shark diving experience where you can dive with sharks. The SEA Life Aquarium is a unique aquarium that is home to thousands of aquatic animals and marine...

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Tall Ship

Head out on the water and enjoy Melbourne’s beautiful Port Phillip Bay with a sail experience on a tall ship. A sailing experience will put you on a 60 metre traditional timber tall ship where you will get the best...

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