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Melbourne's extensive public transport system provides easy access to the best city attractions that you and the children can find right in the heart of the city.

These Attractions are the city's pride and joy, enjoy your visit to as many of them as you can as they are always upgrading their facilities and exhibtions. Taking a short stroll through the city's many streets and world famous laneways opens up another whole world of exciting things to find and enjoy, There is so much local and diversified culture.


A Selection Of Top Melbourne Attractions
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Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne Aquarium

Everything aquatic for the pleasure of young and young at heart right in the centre of the CBD.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Federation Square

First stop for all visitors to our great city. Complete with an Information Centre for your convenience.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Docklands

What an amazing place to visit, always changing, bustling businesses, yummy restaurants and so much more.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Dockland area

From incredible harbour views, majestic buildings and old Melbourne heritage, the Docklands is truly an amazing place to visit.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's City Circle Tram loop eastward

Hop on and hop off at your leisure. Discover Melbourne riding a piece of Melbourne's history.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's City Circle Tram loop westward

More exporations of this exciting city. Ride the heritage tram and make more discoveries to intrigue you.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Rialto Towers

Once Melbourne's tallest buildings however the Towers are still two of the city's best skyscrapers.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's exciting Southbank

Some of Melbourne's best restaurants, coffee lounges, hotel and shopping can be found here.

Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's hallowed sporting arena - the MCG

The MCG is Melbourne's largest sporting and entertainment arena. Inside housing some of Melbourne's most precious sporting memorabilia.

Many of the city's sights can be reached using the heritage city circle tram.

This in itself is a Melbourne icon and the kids will love riding the old red tramcar.

There is usually a conductor on board to help with directions and when he or she is not riding with you there is an audio touring guide to help make the journey even more enjoyable.

The tram loops the city on its outer boundaries and you can hop on and off along the way.

A great and free way to see what our City Attractions have to offer.

Heritage Listed City Circle Tram

City Circle Tram compliments of http://www.flickr.com/photos/mastorrent/5872153540/

And as the city grows with old areas being reclaimed, such as the exciting and bustling section of the Southbank, there will be an opportunity to enjoy this beautiful city even more with more attractions going up all the time.

Birrarung Park Angel Sculpture

Photo of the Eureka Tower and the Angel sculpture compliments of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deborah_Halpern

Yarra River Walkway

Southbank Melbourne compliments of http://www.flickr.com/photos/rykneethling/5821040166/

Melbourne provides quite a diverse range of different and unique things to do, from swimming with sharks to climbing to the top of the city at the Eureaka Skydeck.

Penguins in the heart of the city?

Yes here at the Melbourne Aquarium you will find these fascinating little creatures along with some of the world's most ferocious eating machines.

Come and experience the feeding frenzy at the Aquarium held daily.

Interact with the Aquarium Divers as they feed the huge array of fish both big and small.

Massive windows where you can sit for hours on end just watching the fish floating on by. Truly and amazing sight.

Feeding Frenzy at The Melbourne Aquarium

Feeding the fish at the Melbourne Aquarium compliments of http://www.flickr.com/photos/reinis/383412238/

Start your journey off at Federation Square, an example of Melbourne's modern day architecture. Situated on the banks of the Yarra river.

The history of the site makes for quite a fascinating story.

And while you are there wander on down onto Birrarung Marr and see what this area has to offer. You can find so many Melbourne Attractions to find down along the banks of the Yarra River.

Federation Square in Melbourne Central Business Area

Federation Square compliments of http://www.flickr.com/photos/beaugiles/5085962588/

Why Not Do It Easy With An Organized Tour


Here are a few tours that you may like to investigate.

I am sure the kids would love to visit some of Melbourne's notorious crime areas!

What about visiting some of our greatest sports heros past and present at Melbourne's MCG?

Why not book one or more of these tours just below. The selected tours are provided by my top Affiliate Tour Operator, Viator. These are quality tours offering great value for money and a unique touring experience.

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Enjoy this little introduction to Melbourne Australia

compiled by GeoffJennyOliver

A Day In The City Full Of The Best Melbourne Attractions




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Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Southbank
Image link to site page for more information on the Melbourne's Federation Square

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