A Year of Festival in Melbourne and Victoria
From summer to winter, the Victorians know how to hold the best festivals year round.
Written by Melbourne Local Experts! Read about what's going on in Melbourne and the best things to do and visit in Melbourne during your stay.
Travel the world on your plate, in the city for gourmands
Visit Australia's home to the criminally insane, and Ararat's most visited attraction: the J Ward Lunatic Asylum. Explore the museum, followed by a ghost tour of the home of notorious criminals including Chopper Read, Gary Webb and William Wallace.
Within moments of departing Melbourne’s cultural arts precinct, you will cruise through Melbourne’s picturesque gardens and sporting arenas. Cruise past multiple famous places such as Melbourne Cricket Ground and the Royal Botanical Gardens.
Enjoy a taste of Australia on this full-day culinary tour. Sample some of the best wines with your lunch at a country winery, meet the horses at the Living Legends racehorse retirement village, and stop by a classic Aussie pub for some beer tasting.
Spend the day exploring the north west region of Melbourne on an exciting mountain bike adventure. Immerse yourself in the countryside, have fun, and put your biking skills to the test on a selection of well maintained trails. Lunch and bike are included.
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