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Welcome to my site on Melbourne Australia and I'm really looking forward to sharing everything I know about this amazing place.

I grew up in the suburbs of Melbourne and have lived here all my life. Throughout the years I have come to experience the incredible diversity that Melbourne, Australia and all of its outer regions has to offer.

Whether you are a local or an overseas tourist, planning a visit to Melbourne will reward you with everlasting memories.

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Melbourne Australia - Basic Facts

Melbourne Australia was founded on August 30 when settlers landed on the north bank of the Yarra River from the schooner Enterprize in 1835.
Melbourne is the capital city of Victoria, Australia and is situated on the northern end of Port Phillip Bay, just a little inland from the coast.
It is surrounded by pretty suburbs filled with tree lined streets and a vibrant, thriving community.



Melbourne Australia is situated on the Yarra River that flows into Port Phillip Bay.

The bay itself is a large and sometimes shallow horse shoe shaped stretch of water fed through the narrow Heads from Bass Strait. Beautiful and diverse world class beaches line it. Most of these are suitable to swim at with clear waters and soft, clean sand. Other beaches around the bay are rugged and great to explore on a family day out.

Things to see and do in Melbourne Australia

You will find unique and fascinating attractions right in the heart of the city and more exciting excursions out into the Melbourne countryside.

The city itself offers diverse options to explore which is rich in history coupled with a full multicultural background.

Sports Lovers are well looked after with superb, modern stadiums offering fantastic vantage points to take in the days play such as the world famous MCG.

Plenty of venues for shopping, places to investigate and so many things to do, offering you and your family great choices.

Whether you are a local or an overseas tourist, planning a visit to Melbourne Australia, will reward you with everlasting memories.

Accommodation is no worry here in Melbourne, Australia as the City has excellent venues for the budget conscious traveler and some of the worlds best Luxury Hotels for those who want that extra pampering.


One of Melbourne's great tourist attractions that locals and tourists alike enjoy wandering through are the alleyways and streets that are colourfully painted. Some painting done by world renowned 'Street Art' painters.

With the help of Zazzle, I've designed several products displaying some of the amazing street art. Check out these designs and others I have created. 

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    Feb 20, 17 11:01 PM

     photo teddybears-picnic_zpshhxw1wlv.jpg Event: 26/02/2017 10am-4pm Marvellous things to eat, wonderful games to play Rippon Lea's 27th Teddy Bears' Picnic is on this Sunday, February 26th. The annual Teddy Bears' Picnic at Rippon Lea Estat…

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  2. 2017 Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival

    Feb 19, 17 09:21 PM

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    26/02/2017 Sun: 12:00pm – 6:00pm The River Terrace will again host many vendors selling an exciting range of Japanese street food, crafts, and wares. Games and activities will also be held a…

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  3. Cinema at the 'G'

    Feb 19, 17 09:17 PM

    24 Feb 2017 to 25 Feb 2017 The hallowed MCG turf will be transformed from a playing surface to a viewing surface with the launch of spectacular open-air cinema this summer.

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    Feb 19, 17 08:55 PM

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