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Half-Day Melbourne City Laneways and Arcades Tour with Eureka Skydeck
"Travel with your experienced driver/guide on a premium luxury coach and travel through the busy streets of Melbourne. Sightseeing includes Lygon Street ""Little Italy"" Melbourne University the beautiful Royal Exhibition Building and Melbourne Museum Parliament  House and the Princess Theatre MCG - Melbourne Cricket Ground the inner suburb of East Melbourne with the ornate terraced buildings and the bustling Chinatown. This half-day  morning tour also includes plenty of stops to ensure that you get the perfect holiday snap. Your first stop is at St Patrick's Cathedral in lieu of this
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Half-Day Melbourne City Laneways and Arcades Tour with Queen Victoria Market From Melbourne
"Hop on board your premium coach with your experienced driver/guide and travel around the city of Melbourne. Sightseeing includes:Lygon Street ""Little Italy"" Melbourne University the beautiful Royal Exhibition Building and Melbourne Museum Parliament House and the Princess Theatre MCG - Melbourne Cricket Ground the inner suburb of East Melbourne with the ornate terraced buildings and the bustling Chinatown.This morning half-day tour also includes plenty of stops to ensure that you get the perfect holiday snap. Your first stop is at St Patrick's Cathedra in lieu of this
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Melbourne Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour plus Phillip Island Penguin Parade
"Melbourne City Sightseeing Tour (3 hours):Start your tour with a pickup by air-conditioned coach from your central Melbourne hotel or alternatively meet your guide in Federation Square. Hear about Melbourne's famous world-class sporting events like the Australian Open Tennis Championships and the Melbourne Cup horse race and the city’s vibrant markets cafes and galleries.As you drive through the downtown streets watch out for top Melbourne attractions like St Patrick’s Cathedral and Melbourne Cricket Ground. Pass the hustle and bustle of Queen Victoria Market and visit the iconic Fitzroy Gardens (own expense) – home to Captain Cook’s Cottage.Take in the and if you choose to do both tours on the same day
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Queen Victoria Market Tips (59)

MORE AT THE 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...
balhannah
Aug 20, 2016

DELI HALL AND MEAT HALL

After viewing the open market stalls, it was time to head into the Delicatessen hall that has proper small shops lined along many aisle ways.As well as looking at all the food, don't forget to look at...
balhannah
Aug 20, 2016

BUY ORGANIC FRUIT AND VEGETABLES HERE

Sometimes finding where to buy fresh organic food is hard to find, not the case in Melbourne though, as the Queen Victoria Market sells organic food.Check out the good range of organic produce...
balhannah
Aug 20, 2016

HISTORIC QUEEN VICTORIA MARKET BUILDING

After having a great time at the market, I walked outside and into the street through the Meat Market entrance. The façade has unusual thermal windows between paired Roman Doric pilasters, each...
balhannah
Aug 20, 2016

DON'T MISS THIS MARKET - IT'S FREE!

The largest open-air market in the Southern Hemisphere.Even though I had been to Melbourne many times, I had never visited the Queen Victoria Markets, this time I did!I can't remember what day I was...
balhannah
Aug 19, 2016

DON'T FORGET THE FISH SECTION

It was wonderful to see the fish section at Victoria Market, just because it was much different at home because in the Philippines you cannot by fillet fish at the market. You can only buy whole fish...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

SUCH A GOOD SELECTION OF MEAT

Living in a country where meat is not so good, especially the quality of beef i was excited to see the meat section at Queen Victoria Market. i wish i could have shipped a container load home as the...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

LOOK OUT FOR THE SPECIALIST STALLS

While walking around Queen Victoria Market keep your eye open for the unusual. Among others we found a stall selling all types of honey, a guy with barrels of wine offering free samples and a fresh...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

SUCH A GREAT SELECTION OF FRUIT & VEG

We loved walking around the fruit and vegetable section of Queen Victoria Market as it was so colorful and we took the opportunity to buy some fruit that is either unavailable at home or not quite as...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

TAKE A LOOK AT THE LOCAL CRAFTSMEN

At Queen Victoria Market there is an area on the west side where you can see local artists selling their crafts. Some of them make excellent gifts. You can certainly find something unique here,...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

WHAT A PILE OF OLD PALLETS

When we were approaching Queen Victoria market i noticed a pile of old pallets that seemed to be on the roof of the building but as we got nearer we discovered that this was a work of art by an...
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davidjo
Aug 12, 2016

food heaven

I could spend a day going around this market checking all seafood and meat at the desks, not to mention the part that sells from cheeses, cakes, breads and any sort of pork product. I noticed they...
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xaver
Jan 05, 2016
 
 
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Things to Do Near Queen Victoria Market

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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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State Library of Victoria

This was another amazing collecion. I ask the question -What makes a book a rare book? My answer was "Not many printed or very old" Correct, but there are lots more reasons for a book being...
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Chapel Street

The link between the poshy Toorak and the once infamous St. Kilda, Chapel Street is cosmopolitan and trendy. Here designer labels shops, trendy bars and ethnique restaurants go hand in hand. One of...
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Royal Arcade

NOT TO BE MISSED in the Royal Arcade is Gaunt's Clock with a statue of Gog and Magog on either side. Perhaps your not familiar with these mythical figures who since 1892, have struck chimes at...
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City Trams

On our first day in Melbourne we decided to board tram 35 which is operated by the city and completes a circle of the CBD (Central Business District) . As you slowly wind your way around the city...
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Melbourne Museum

The Museum gift shop is separate shop located in the main foyer. I had a look and found it had plenty of books and more upmarket local and Australian products that reflects the themes of the...
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Getting to Queen Victoria Market

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Corner of Elizabeth and Victoria Streets, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Hours

  • Sunday 09:00 to 16:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 06:00 to 14:00
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday 06:00 to 14:00
  • Friday 06:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 06:00 to 15:00

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