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Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

The Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium is a unique aquarium that is home to thousands of aquatic animals and marine creatures from all over the world. Whilst...

Melbourne Suburbs – City & CBD

Melbourne’s central business district (the City & CBD) is the major business hub of Melbourne. Some of the most notable skyscrapers, shopping malls, museums and popular public buildings are located here.

In addition, a number of the venues in the city host major sporting events, festivals, concerts and internationally renowned musicals.

Fun Things & What to Do in the City – Melbourne CBD Attractions


The famous Melbourne festival draws visitors from all parts of the country every year. In addition, the International Flower and Garden Show is also hosted in the city. Other festivals held in the city include the Australian Open, AFL Grand Final, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the Food and Wine festival and many various other popular events.

This cosmopolitan city is also home to excellent theatres, a world-class casino and a number of internationally renowned museums. The central business district boasts the majority of the major attractions of the city. Here, you’ll find 19th century gothic buildings, historic gardens, urban office spaces and high-rise apartments.

When it comes to activities and things to see & do for tourists in Southbank, the Eureka Tower Skydeck reigns supreme. Tourists come here to visit the observatory deck – 88 floors up! The Skydeck experience is unique and visitors should experience “The Edge”, which is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill you with a glass cube which protrudes 3 metres out from the building with you in it.

Visitors are welcome to tour the historic properties and venues; including cathedrals, gothic style churches and museums. The city area also boasts countless number of malls, department stores, fashion boutiques, rows of sophisticated cafes and many, many shops.


Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

Melbourne, VIC

The Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium is a unique aquarium that is home to thousands of aquatic animals and marine creatures from all over the world. Whilst holidaying in Melbourne, stop by this famous attraction and check...

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Eureka Skydeck 88

Southbank, VIC

Experience breathtaking views of Melbourne’s skyline like never before and visit the highest viewing platform at Eureka Skydeck 88. At this renowned observation desk, you’ll experience awe-inspiring 360 degree...

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Tramcar Restaurant

Tramcar Restaurant

South Melbourne, VIC

Tramcar Restaurant offers a vast selection of entrée, appetizer, drinks and desserts to select from. The restaurant offers a seasonally selected menu for guests like you to choose from.

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Old Melbourne Gaol

Melbourne, VIC

At the Old Melbourne Gaol, you’ll get an opportunity to explore a real 19th century prison – the oldest prison of the city. This historic site was once a part of Melbourne’s law and order system and is home...

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National Gallery of Victoria

Melbourne, VIC

Visit the National Gallery of Victoria whilst in Melbourne. This famous museum offers two magnificent galleries featuring hundreds of breathtaking artworks and paintings from notable artists across the globe. Both of...

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Queen Victoria Market

Melbourne, VIC

The Queen Victoria Market (QVM, or Vic Market as the locals call it) has been an essential part of Melbourne for over 100 years and was established back in 1878. Shoppers will be delighted to know that this market is...

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Federation Square

Melbourne, VIC

Federation Square is Melbourne’s most happening place for fine dining, events and exciting bars. At this renowned venue, you’ll find some of the city’s most diverse galleries, restaurants and cafes. This unique...

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Crown Casino


Southbank, VIC

If gambling and nightlife excites you, then come to the Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex in Melbourne. This huge gaming and entertainment arena is Melbourne’s primary gaming destination. The large casino and...

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Melbourne Attraction Pass


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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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ACMI

Melbourne, VIC

Art enthusiasts often find Melbourne’s cultural and art scene very fascinating. This is probably because the city’s vibrant cultural scene offers a range of top-class galleries, cutting-edge performance art centres and...

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Draculas

Carlton, VIC

Dining at a cabaret restaurant is truly an amazing experience. If you’re interested in taking your loved one or a group a unique dining experience in Melbourne, then come to the Draculas! This themed dining venue...

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Southern Cross Station

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne is served by many different forms of public transport; including buses, trams, taxis and trains. However, the railway system is the most convenient and popular mode of transportation in the city. The city...

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State Library of Victoria

Melbourne, VIC

The State Library of Victoria is a famous and iconic landmark in Melbourne. This unique library was built back in the 19th century and even after so many years, this beautiful landmark is considered one of the most...

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Supreme Court of Victoria

Melbourne, VIC

The Supreme Court of Victoria is the most senior court in the state of Victoria and, as such, handles the most serious civil and criminal cases. The Supreme Court of Victoria was established in the 1850’s with the...

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Melbourne Town Hall

Melbourne, VIC

The famous Melbourne Town Hall is a popular venue that has been serving patrons for over 135 years now. Many Melbournians claim that the City Town Hall is the prime host to the city’s most celebrated events. Therefore...

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Melbourne Central

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne’s shopping scene offers an eclectic range of options; including high-end shopping malls, flea markets, local shopping centres and factory outlets. Melbourne Central is among the city’s most popular upscale...

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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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Flinders Street Station

Melbourne, VIC

Flinders Street Station is one of Melbourne’s most famous cultural icons. As the transport hub of Melbourne, Flinders Street Station is a popular meeting place and a convenient launching place for visitors coming to...

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Royal Botanic Gardens

South Yarra, VIC

Melbourne’s metro area is also home to a number of lush and leafy public parks and botanical gardens. While some of these are used as everyday walking and cycling spots, some are exclusively meant for a weekend picnic...

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Arts Centre

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne’s rich cultural scene includes an vast mix of museums, art galleries, exhibition halls and theatres. As you explore this exciting city, you’ll be able to discover Melbourne’s vibrant and dynamic culture...

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Hosier Lane

Melbourne, VIC

Hosier Lane is one of the city’s most remarkable streets, thanks to its art that has placed Melbourne on the global map. Taking a walk down the iconic bluestone laneway gives you a glimpse into the city’s vibrant...

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Immigration Museum

Melbourne, VIC

Victoria’s rich culture and heritage is comprised of a diverse mix of native and modern ethnicities – with Victoria culture home to plenty of modern immigrated communities. The cultural Melbourne precinct is the...

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Southbank

Melbourne, VIC

Southbank’s affluent and exciting setting offers ample shopping, dining and entertainment choices for visitors; boasting some of the best restaurants in the city. A foodie’s favourite and the ultimate dining...

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Birrarung Marr

Melbourne, VIC

Birrarung Marr is another newly established park close to the Melbourne CBD – nestled on the northern banks of the Yarra River that adjoins Federation Square. Birrarung Marr was opened to the public back in 2002...

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QV Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC

Queen Victoria Village or “QV” is a shopping village in Melbourne. This beautiful shopping arena is nestled just few blocks away from the central Business district in Melbourne. The Queen Victoria Village...

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Chinatown, Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne’s vibe undoubtedly has a very multicultural flavor and many ethnic restaurant districts to choose from. No doubt Chinatown is the most distinctive and popular in Melbourne. It is believed that Chinese...

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City Circle Tram

Melbourne, VIC

The City Circle Tram was first introduced for the convenience of tourists in Melbourne. This free transport is incredibly useful to the many families who visit Melbourne every year; running daily along the city cbd...

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Kings Domain

Melbourne , VIC

The Kings Domain Gardens are a little slice of luxury, located in the heart of Melbourne. Located near Flinders Street Station and Federation Square, Kings Domain is a great place to have a picnic or take a quiet stroll...

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Yarra River

Yarra River

Melbourne, VIC

The scenic Yarra River runs through some of the prime suburbs in Melbourne; beginning from its source in the Yarra Ranges and then flowing 242 kilometres west through the Yarra Valley, before it opens out into plains as...

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Flagstaff Gardens

Flagstaff Gardens

West Melbourne, VIC

Flagstaff Gardens is another popular park in Melbourne. As one of the oldest parks in the CBD, these beautifully maintained gardens have been a part of Melbourne since its establishment in 1862. As Flagstaff Gardens is...

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St Francis Church

Melbourne, VIC

St Francis Church is a catholic church located on the corner of Lonsdale and Elizabeth Streets, right in the city centre. As Victoria’s oldest catholic church, St Francis is a welcoming congregation which is open...

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Block Arcade

Melbourne, VIC

The Block Arcade is one of Australia’s premier shopping destinations with its glass canopy and carved stone befitting its contemporary outlook. The arcade serves as a connection point between Elizabeth Street...

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St Paul’s Cathedral

Melbourne, VIC

St Paul's Cathedral is another historic cathedral and heritage site in Melbourne. This unique site is among the famous cathedrals catering for the Anglicans in the city.

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Witches in Britches

West Melbourne, VIC

Witches in Britches is a fun theatre restaurant where you can come and enjoy with your friends and is conveniently located near the CBD. A ticket to Witches in Britches will get you an amazing 3-course meal and a two...

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Hardrock

Melbourne, VIC

Hardrock is an indoor rock climbing venue in the city that offers an ultimate climbing experience to everyone.

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Ian Potter Gallery

Melbourne, VIC

At the Ian Potter Gallery, you will get the chance to explore over 25,000 art works from many of Australia's talented artists.

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Koorie Heritage Trust

Melbourne, VIC

Visitors in Melbourne shouldn’t miss a chance to visit to the cultural icon of Koorie Heritage Trust. The venue is home to a huge array of artifacts, memorabilia, artworks and photographs dedicated to the Koorie...

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Rialto Towers

Melbourne, VIC

The Rialto Towers was once the tallest building in Melbourne and also one of the tallest towers in the southern hemisphere (that was before the construction of the Eureka Tower). The beautiful building features two...

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Spencer Outlet Centre

Melbourne , VIC

The Spencer Outlet Centre is a shopping centre which is attached to Spencer Street station and is one of the best shopping venues in the Melbourne CBD. With a range of retail stores, a food court and a shopping centre...

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Old Treasury Building

Old Treasury Building

East Melbourne, VIC

Even though there are no shortage of historic buildings in Melbourne, the Old Treasury Building is truly a masterpiece. In fact, many Melbournians often regard it as one of the finest public buildings in the nation...

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Royal Arcade

Royal Arcade

Melbourne, VIC

Royal Arcade was built in 1869 and has remained an iconic structure in Melbourne’s skyline. The arcade also provides the seamless connection between Bourke St. Mall, Elizabeth Street and Little Collins Street...

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Treasury Gardens

Treasury Gardens

East Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne’s CBD is also home to a serene and small garden known as Treasury Gardens. This lush garden sits right on the corner of Fitzroy Gardens that adjoins Spring Street. Many community events and private functions...

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Union Lane

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne has long held the reputation of having the world’s most vibrant street art, and nowhere is his exemplified more than on Union Lane. Undoubtedly home to some of Melbourne’s best street art, the lane...

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ACDC Lane

Melbourne, VIC

ACDC Lane is one of the city’s most popular streets in Melbourne, and it spans from Russell Street to Exhibition Street in the CBD. Previously known as Corporation Lane, it has since been named ACDC Lane in honour of...

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Alexandra Gardens

Melbourne, VIC

The beautiful Alexandra Gardens are nestled on the banks of Yarra River – so visitors will able to access the quite gardens easily as the gardens are within a short walking distance of the Melbourne CBD. In 1904...

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National Gallery of Victoria

NGV International

Melbourne, VIC

NGV International is a part of the National Gallery of Victoria; founded in 1861 when the NGV public gallery was established. However, this particular gallery later became popular when it featured a number of impressive...

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The Tan

South Yarra, VIC

Your visit to Melbourne is incomplete without trying out Melbourne’s most popular walking and running track known simply as “the Tan”. Aussies abbreviate everything and the Tan is no exception. It is...

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ArtPlay

Melbourne, VIC

ArtPlay is a place where children from 0-12 years can come to explore their creativity and express their imagination in a fun and safe environment. Workshops and presentations are run all throughout the year as well as...

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Hellenic Museum

Melbourne, VIC

The Hellenic Museum is located in one of Australia’s most prominent buildings, the Former Royal Mint, and is home to numerous exhibitions and programs. The museum is known for its exhibitions and projects, all of...

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Westgate Park

Port Melbourne, VIC

Westgate Park is a large outdoor space located in Port Melbourne and covers over 40 hectares of bushland. It is a great place to spend an afternoon with your family and friends and is easily accessible being so close to...

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City Square

Melbourne , VIC

City Square has long been an iconic landmark in the heart of Melbourne and is a central meeting place for many people living and working in the CBD. City Square is located on right near the Town Hall on Swanston Street...

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Melbourne Visitor Centre

Melbourne , VIC

The Melbourne Visitor Centre should be your first stop in Melbourne if you are looking for information on all the great things to see and do during your stay. Conveniently located in Federation Square, right across the...

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Playtime Crown

Southbank, VIC

To delight kids of all ages, Melbourne offers something fun for kids of all ages. Playtime Crown (previously known as Galactic Circus) is an interactive theme park and is the largest indoor entertainment complex in the...

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Queen Victoria Gardens

Queen Victoria Gardens

Melbourne, VIC

Queen Victoria Gardens were built in Melbourne as a memorial for Queen Victoria, and stands beside the memorial monument on St Kilda Road. The entire setting features an incredible backdrop with palm trees, rose...

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St Patrick’s Cathedral

East Melbourne, VIC

St Patrick’s Cathedral is one of the oldest cathedrals in Melbourne. This unique structure was built from both sandstone and bluestone.

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Chinese Museum

Melbourne, VIC

Melbourne has been a major destination for Chinese people since the times of the gold rush. So the city offers a vast history of Chinese culture, in particular, the Chinese Museum. The Chinese cultural society of...

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Kingpin Bowling Crown

Southbank, VIC

Kingpin Bowling Crown is an ideal party venue or place to come and chill with your mates as it is located right in the heart of Melbourne’s famous Southbank precinct. Kingpin is located inside the Crown...

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Scots Church

Melbourne, VIC

The Scots Church is home to a diverse and vibrant church community that comes together for worship each week. As the first Presbyterian Church to be constructed in Victoria, the church holds a special place in the city...

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Sandridge Railway Bridge

Melbourne, VIC

The Sandridge Railway Bridge is an iconic landmark in Melbourne as it effortlessly links the city’s rich past to its charming present. The first steel bridge to be constructed over the famous Yarra River, this bridge...

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St Michaels Church

Melbourne, VIC

St Michaels Church is a popular Uniting Church which is located at the corner of Russell and Collins Street, right in the middle of the Melbourne CBD. The church is welcoming to all those who wish to visit and offers...

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Melbourne Information Centre

Melbourne, VIC

The Melbourne Information Centre is your one-stop shop for information on activities and things to do whilst in Melbourne. There are a number of information centres scattered throughout Melbourne, but the largest is...

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The Johnston Collection

East Melbourne, VIC

The Johnston Collection is a non-profit museum that is home to some of the city’s greatest artefacts, and a must-tour for visitors who appreciate art. The museum features a reference library, an exhibition house as well...

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Campbell Arcade

Melbourne, VIC

Discover Melbourne’s quirky art and fashion trends when you visit one of its most iconic landmarks, Campbell Arcade. Sometimes referred to as the Degraves Street Subway, the arcade dates back to 1956 and is located...

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Wesley Church Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC

The Wesley Church Melbourne is a Uniting Church located on Lonsdale Street, right near the State Library of Victoria in the Melbourne CBD. This church has a deep history and rich heritage, is an endearing attraction as...

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Coops Shot Tower

Melbourne, VIC

Coops Shot Tower is one of Melbourne’s most photographed buildings, and for good reason. This is a heritage-listed building that is preserved inside the large cone of the Melbourne Central Shopping Centre. Its rich...

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Parliament Gardens

Parliament Gardens

East Melbourne, VIC

Parliament Gardens is a beautifully maintained small triangular-shaped park that surrounds Parliament House in Melbourne. This scenic garden is a perfect site for you to take a pleasant break from the busy city. The...

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Signal

Melbourne, VIC

Signal is one of Melbourne’s finest creative spaces open to young people aged between 13 and 25 years. This vibrant centre gives the young people an opportunity to enhance their skills across different art disciplines...

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Kirra Galleries

Melbourne, VIC

Kirra Galleries is a fabulous destination for art lovers looking to view and maybe purchase some of Australia’s most stunning works of art. Located in Federation Square, right in the CBD, you can see many of the cities...

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The Galleria

Melbourne, VIC

The Galleria is a spacious shopping centre located right near the Bourke Street Mall and is home to more than 30 stores. The Galleria houses food stores, service stores, boutiques, coffee shops and specialty stores and...

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Fire Services Museum of Victoria

East Melbourne, VIC

The Fire Services Museum of Victoria displays some of the country’s greatest collection of fire-fighting equipment from years gone by. The organisation is committed to preserving this memorabilia for posterity’s sake as...

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Golftec Australia

Melbourne, VIC

Golftec Australia is home to the largest golf simulator in Australia and is located on Collins Street, right in the heart of the CBD. Popular with those who want to improve their game, Golftec Australia is also a great...

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ANZ Bank Museum

Melbourne, VIC

The ANZ Bank Museum is where visitors can learn about Australia’s banking heritage and dates back to the 18th century. The ANZ Bank Museum is located on the lower ground floor of the historic ‘Gothic...

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Monument Park

Docklands, VIC

Monument Park is a work of art right in the heart of the city. The park, previously recognised by its distinct concrete plaza, has since been transformed to provide public space where visitors get to unwind and soak in...

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Flight Experience Australia

Melbourne, VIC

Flight Experience Australia is a premier flight simulation business empire operating in seven countries around the world. The outlets are strategically located in key Australian cities like Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane...

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Kingpin Laser Tag

Southbank, VIC

Head into the Crown Entertainment Complex on Southbank for a fun night out with your friends and try Kingpin Laser Tag. Laser Tag is an adrenaline-packed activity perfect for visitors looking for a thrilling adventure...

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Michaels Camera Museum

Melbourne, VIC

Michaels Camera Museum is a charming attraction for all photography enthusiasts looking for a unique experience in the city. This museum is located on the corner of Elizabeth & Lonsdale Streets and is packed with...

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