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Best things to do in Melbourne

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Art Gallery
“NGV, Australia's most visited gallery, signifies Melbourne's prominence as the country's cultural capital. Home to Melbourne's design week, world-class architecture and fashion events, NGV is an attraction on an international scale that one should not miss.”
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“This is the lung of Melbourne city. By walk or bicycle this place has a lot to offer, you could spend the whole day getting lost inside this beautiful gardens. ”
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Cricket Ground
“Do the tour, approx $30 and you get some incredible viewing of how the MCG works. Must visit venue particularly for Australian Rules Football.”
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“A much loved cultural and historic treasure, Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market is the largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere. The fresh food offering, abundance of stall holders and cosmopolitan atmosphere has endeared the Market to locals and tourists for over 130 years. ”
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Shopping Centre
“Emporium Melbourne's 225 stores provide a fusion of fashion, culture, food and art. It features a mix of Australian and International designers and delicious food! 287 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne.”
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“My favourite place in Melbourne! Explore history, culture, science and nature at Melbourne Museum. Australia's largest public museum organisation with IMAX cinema! ”
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Shopping Centre
“Outlets Store in Melbourne. Lots of variety and brands including Nike, Adidas, Coach, Calvin Klein, Lacoste, Puma etc. Could be spending well over 3hours in there. Walking distance 15min (not recommended to walk). ”
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Hot Spring
“The region is famous for the Peninsula Hot Springs, natural hot springs made into a beautiful series of hot pools. It is about a 20 minute drive from Rosebud. Bookings are a must:”
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Scenic Lookout
“Gold-plated observation deck on the 88th floor with panoramic city views & a protruding glass cube.”
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“This is in the heart of the city. A beautiful square that always has something to offer. Also get into St Paul's Cathedral that is located just opposite from Fed Square.”
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Asian Restaurant
“Famous Asian-fusion cuisine. So famous that you can't even book a table! Get there early and leave your details and they'll call you when your table is ready. You can also wait at the bar inside!”
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“Fancy food, clothes, gaming, clubbing, and amazing cinemas to enjoy anytime. Enjoy a nicely done cocktail, and a high quality dinner, or go to the foodcourt and be more pocket convenient. The choice is yours, but don't miss out, this is a fully equiped entertainment complex.”
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“Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium is a Southern Ocean and Antarctic aquarium in central Melbourne, Australia. It is located on the banks of the Yarra River beside and under the Flinders Street Viaduct and the King Street Bridge. The attraction is a Sea Life Centre owned by Merlin Entertainments. ”
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“Sun, beach-volley, and fish-chips is what makes St Kilda beach amazing! a must place to visit in Melbourne ”
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“Don't miss out on this beautiful building, full of history and interesting stories. Free entry.”
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“60k seat stadium with a roof, right in the city! Great place to enjoy sport.”
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