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Airski asked in TravelAustraliaMelbourne · 10 years ago

A week Visit to Melbourne - Aug 24-31 What to do here? Where to go?

I need suggestion and recommendation of places to visit during the week day and night. No specific budget, no limit. I just want my family to see what melbourne has to offer. Thank you!

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  • Greg S
    Lv 6
    10 years ago
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    federation square

    royal exhibition building & gardens - a world heritage site

    birrarung marr

    cooks cottage in the fitzroy gardens

    alexandra gardens, domain parklands, floral clock, government house, botanical gardens, music bowl

    st kilda - pier, foreshore, luna park, restaurants etc, penguins?

    lygon street carlton - italian precinct, restaurants etc

    old melbourne gaol

    queen victoria market - largest open air market in the southern hemisphere (try a hot jam donut from the donut van)

    sydney road brunswick and coburg - shopping, turkish restaurants, etc

    royal melbourne zoo - located in yet another giant parkland, royal park

    explore the laneways of the cbd - restaurants, shopping, bars, street art

    see some grand architecture - forum theatre, princess theatre (see a show?), windsor hotel, parliament house, treasury building

    go to the tutenkaman exhibition - the items will never leave egypt again

    national gallery of victoria

    puffing billy - ride a steam train through the temperate rain forest

    penguin parade - world famous phillip island penguin parade

    the fairy lights in the trees of st kilda road at night, & the promenade along the yarra river outside crown entertainment precinct

    healesville sanctuary

    go to an australian rules football game - if the weather is fine go so the mcg to see hawthorn vs the western bulldogs on saturday august 27, or go to docklands stadium on saturday night or sunday afternoon

    visit the sports museum at the mcg

    ride the city circle tourist tram

    go to la porchetta pizza restaurant in rathdowne street carlton

    visit the skydeck at eureka tower

    visit sovereign hill ballarat

    check these websites for more ideas/information

    http://www.visitvictoria.com/

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Pages/Home.aspx

    Source(s): melbournian
  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    Melbourne is a really beautiful city. I also love visiting it. Check out this link for complete info about this city.

  • 10 years ago

    Eureka (the edge)

    MCG

    Go to an afl game

    Fed square

    FLinders street

    Catch a tram

  • 10 years ago

    you can go to an AFL game or go to the horseraces at Caulfield.

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