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Melbourne Moonlight Kayak Tour
"If kayaking in Melbourne wasn’t a unique enough experience for you why not kayak in Melbourne by moonlight? This Melbourne kayak tour is certainly not one to be missed as it’s a way to not only get a feel of Melbourne but also discover the city from a perspective that so few get to experience.Your Melbourne kayak tour will start in Victoria Harbour which is located in the Docklands. After a quick but thorough safety brief that will introduce you to a few paddle techniques you’ll take to the water and explore the Docklands. This will give you a chance to get acquainted and comfortable with your kayak and learn a little about this area of Melbourne too.Next up it’s time for a bit of dinner
From AUD99.00
 
Melbourne Self-Guided Audio Tour
"Enjoy the modern and diverse city of Melbourne a city famous for its culture and the arts. In this audio tour be captivated by the Flinders Street Station the largest market in the Southern Hemisphere and the Old Melbourne Gaol where the infamous Ned Kelly was executed. This vibrant city has a lot to offer including several fascinating museums and sport venues. You will also see St Paul's Cathedral the Immigration Museum the Koorie Heritage Trust Cultural Centre
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Melbourne Kayak Tours
"No previous experience is necessary to enjoy this kayak tour as full instruction will be provided. Before setting off on your state-of-the-art sea kayak you will receive a full safety briefing and an introduction to paddling techniques. As you pa take in all the sights along the Yarra River including Southbank Federation Square and Flinders Street Station.Afternoon Docklands Kayak Tour (2 hours)Explore all the major iconic sights of Melbourne from a unique water-level perspective. After a quick briefing and paddling lesson you'll head downriver under the Princes Bridge and into the heart of Melbourne. Continue paddling along the Yarra past Flinders Station and up to the iconic Polly Woodside Tallship at South Wharf before entering the Docklands precinct and the beautiful Y you’ll paddle your way upstream under the Bolte Bridge and through to Melbourne’s lively downtown. As Melbourne lights up you’ll kayak past Crown Casino and stylish Southbank. Paddle by iconic Flinders Street Station and beneath the historic Princes Brid home to the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and Rod Laver Arena
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Rent a car

While you're in Melbourne, do consider renting a car. There's lots to explore outside the city. You can drive around Port Phillip bay and visit the picturesque little towns, like Portsea or...
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Melbourne's Public Toilet

Favourite thing about Melbourne? Clean public toilets. :)If you can't stand dirty toilets (I doubt anyone can ;)), be rest assured that those in Melbourne are extremely clean, even the one at the...
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State Flag of Victoria

The Victorian state flag was created as a colonial flag - a British Blue Ensign with the badge of the colony added to the blue field. Because some of the Australian state badges were originaly created...
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Melbourne's Pastime - The Flat White

If you were to ask someone what my favorite thing about working in Melbourne is, it would have to be the coffee shops. When I first arrived in Melbourne, I thought it was ridiculous that people would...
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Melbourne Aquarium

The Melbourne Aquarium was really nice...although not as good as the Sydney Aquarium if you ask me. Also the price was a bit steep ($22 for an adult). Still, I loved watching the fish and could have...
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The Shelter

This shelter at the Spencer end of Bourke Street was provided by the Government of Nauru to honour Victoria's 150th's Anniversary. A bit dusty on the roof, but nonetheless useful especially on those...
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Christmas Time In Melbourne

Christmas is a favorite holiday for my wife and I. In particular we love how a city decorates and celebrates Christmas. Melbourne is much like New York at Christmas time except it is very hot...
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The great cone in the sky

Little Lonsdale is home to Melbourne Central, a spectacular blend of ultra-modern architecture with a huge glass cone, the largest freestanding glass structure in the world, enveloping a historic shot...
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Smoking is a general tip?

I am not sure whether this can be considered a general tip? But believe me, I saw quite many cigarettes and smokers, and the way they set up their cigarette-dustbin is like this, at roadside. As a...
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Taxis

I agree about taxi drivers, many these days have no idea where they have to go, it would be good if you have the address of the hotel you are staying at,and there is a surcharge after 10pm and you may...
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Info point

In first days I was in Melbourne I found myself in front of this quite big glassy building, that 'is Federation Square, opened on 26 October 2002. If you go inside, you'll find yourself in the...
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Lion Stoned

Sorry I was unable to recall the name of the place, I saw there a pitiful lion being stoned, don't know why they did it but I guess it was for displaying, viewing or maybe taking photos. They stoned...
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School girls in uniform

School girls in uniform portraying a group of school girls walking towards another direction in uniform, grey color, white football stockings with black shoes, looks cool, discipline and beautiful, I...
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Victoria Bitter

Victoria Bitter is a product, is a beer, is probably created by local Victorians to make money or perhaps something else I don't know. I only know that my country would not want to make money, they...
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8 Whiteman St, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria, 3006, Australia
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1 Southgate Ave, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria, 3006, Australia
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187 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia
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380 William St., Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia
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1 Parliament Square, Melbourne, Victoria, 3002, Australia
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26 Southgate Ave, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria, 3006, Australia
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Top Things to Do in Melbourne

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Great Ocean Road

If you don't have a car you need to take a tour, most are about AUD 100, slithly cheaper without food, and i have seen a chinese agency having it for AUS 69. The tour i had started quite early (there...
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Phillip Island and Penguins

If you are very interested in wildlife like I am, do pay a little more and sign up for a guided penguin watching experience with a ranger. These private groups are kept small (about 10-15pp) and you...
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Queen Victoria Market

Hard to believe - There is more! I found old buildings along Victoria street which had been turned into shops. These two storey shops opened in 1887, and in 1884 the single storey shops were opened...
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Rialto Tower

The observation deck closed in 2009. A gleaming glass cigarette lighter ripped straight from the intro sequence of Dallas. It could only have been built in the 1980s. It was once the tallest building...
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Old Melbourne Gaol

This gaol was interesting because it provided a lot of information about the history of Melbourne. Many of the criminals mentioned inside had killed their partners through greed during the Gold Rush....
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Fitzroy Gardens

Located near Grey street in Fitzroy Gardens is a wonderful children's playground. I guess the centrepiece would have to be the 20 tonne sculpted concrete dragon that is 7 metres long and 3 metres...
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"Melbourne is a Dive"
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