Vibrant Melbourne City

Vibrant Melbourne City, the state capital of Victoria, is the perfect holiday destination for families as well as couples and single travellers. Packed full with restaurants, bars, attractions and things to do, it’s also a city to enjoy all year round. Waterfront districts such as Southbank and St Kilda are popular areas. Scenic views, large green open spaces and waterfront locations attract visitors from around the globe. Not surprisingly, Melbourne City is one of the top places to visit and live in the world.

Festivals & Events

Melbourne is an international cultural centre. Regular major events take place in the city. From annual festivals and weekly Broadway shows, to huge sporting events and television productions. There is something to entertain you every day of the week.

The climate, waterfront location and nightlife make Melbourne one of the most vibrant destinations in Australia. Melbourne celebrates a wide variety of annual cultural events and festivals of all types, including Australia’s largest free community festival, Moomba. Melbourne International Arts Festival as well as Melbourne International Film Festival are also held in the city.

Places to Visit

Watch performers at Federation Square, a popular attraction in the city centre. A popular spot for events and shows. The architecture around the square is unique and eye-catching. Annually, the square hosts more than 2000 events which attract both visitors and local residents.

Melbourne is home to an internationally acclaimed zoo, a large range of different museums as well as a huge variety of restaurants and bars. Visitors can spend their day exploring the streets of Melbourne admiring the architecture, attend an event or simply enjoy the waterfront views. If you prefer, head to one of the beaches and soak up the summer sun.

Getting around the city is easy. Melbourne has an extensive public transport system. The trams, buses and metro trains all operate a reliable daily service around the city and to surrounding suburbs.