Excursions in Melbourne
Step back in time to the era of the Victorian gold rush. As you arrive in Ballarat come to understand the historical significance of this town. In its centre the lush tree-lined streets are filled with grand homes of the Victorian era, many the result of prosperity from the gold fields of the 1850s.
On this morning tour you will experience the beautiful sights of Melbourne. Hear about it's wonderful history, famous buildings, sensational shopping, great sporting centres and universities. Stop and explore the Fitzroy Gardens, including a visit to Captain Cook's Cottage, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Shrine of Remembrance.
Our Great Ocean Road day tour is a full day spent exploring this truly majestic stretch of diverse coastline, taking in its amazing array of spectacular attractions. The scenic journey along the Great Ocean Road is a highlight in itself, as we absorb some truly amazing coastal scenery, with new views being revealed around every bend.
The spectacular Great Ocean Road is one of Australia's most popular destinations. Experience and enjoy the breathtaking coastline, as every twist and turn exposes you to stretches of broad, uninterrupted beaches, dramatic coastlines and the lush rainforest of the Otway Ranges. All of this remarkable scenery provides an amazing postcard backdrop for all your memories.
This afternoon you will travel south-east, heading to Westernport Bay. The route will take you through many of Melbourne's affluent suburbs where you will see tree lined streets and beautiful homes, many built in the late 1800s. As the South Gippsland Highway approaches the landscape becomes more rural dotted with smaller townships and farming properties.
Leave Melbourne over the magnificent Westgate Bridgeand enjoy awesome panoramic views of the city and harbour. Arrive at Geelong and head to Corio Bay, a wonderful mix of old wharves, woolstores and a fully restored 1930's seabathing complex. See wonderful examples of century old housing and the 100 brightly painted bollards dotted around the bay depicting some of Geelong's local historic characters, each having its own story to tell.
Join our public touring service and make some new friends on your day to the Yarra Valley. A visit to Yering Station, Yering Farm and Rochford's all provide a cellar door tasting on a range of their wines. Rochford Wines, your lunch venue, also includes a glass of estate wine with lunch.
As the glossy, burgundy 1927 vintage trams cruise the scenic streets of Melbourne, you will enjoy our fine cuisine and drink the very best of Australian wines or make a selection of beverages from our fully stocked bar. This three-hour tour is a fun way to get a taste of the city.
Discover hidden secrets and get local tips on this unique bicycle tour of Melbourne. This stunning tour of Melbourne will have you pedaling through some of the hippest and most scenic places in the city, including graffiti-covered alleyways, and the legendary Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Cycling the safe, scenic bike paths of Melbourne with your local guide is an experience youll be sure to write home about.
See how Melbourne comes alive with this early morning kayaking tour of the city. Start with an invigorating stretching session and follow up with a fun paddle along the river, soaking up the atmosphere of the city. This tour is ideal for younger paddlers who can team up with mum or dad or one of our guides; no experience is necessary.
Experience the beautiful sights of Melbourne; enjoy the shopping, sports complexes and universities. Visit Fitzroy Gardens and see Captain Cook's Cottage. Captain Cook discovered the east coast of Australia. His parents' cottage was sent here and reassembled in these gardens.
Come along for a morning of good old fashioned fun amid some of the most beautiful rainforest in Victoria. The journey will take you through MelbourneÂ´s eastern suburbs with views of the Dandenong Ranges in the distance. At their peak, they are cloaked in lush rainforests of Mountain Ash trees (the worlds tallest flowering plant) waterfalls, rolling hills and steep valleys. The region is home to the famous Puffing Billy Railway, numerous art and craft stores and cafés.
Experience the beautiful sights of Melbourne. Learn all about its wonderful history, famous buildings, sensational shopping, great sporting arenas and universities. Stop and explore the Fitzroy Gardens, including a visit to Captain Cook's Cottage, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Shrine of Remembrance. Travel over the Westgate Bridge, drive along the Grand Prix track and see the Melbourne Cricket Ground, St Paul's Cathedral, the Arts Centre, Crown Casino and Port Phillip Bay.
Discover Melbourne with this fantastic new walking tour. Listen to the stories behind the façades, the lanes and arcades. Learn about the influence of the Gold Rush and the immigrants on the development and growth of Marvellous Melbourne. With old photos of the city we can better understand how Melbourne became the city it is today.
This spectacular kayak tour takes you down river through the centre of Melbourne to enjoy all the iconic sights of the worlds most liveable city. Highlights include the MCG, Flinders Station, lively South Bank, the Polly Woodside Tallship and the Docklands. This is a stunning way to check out the major sights of Melbourne from a unique water-level perspective.
Take in Melbournes culture and get an idea of what its like to be a local on this ultimate Melbourne sightseeing tour. Meet at Federation Square, enjoy a coffee in a laneway cafe and learn the local lingo. Explore the history of the area, tracing Melbournes history from Aboriginal times to settlement and the early colonial period. Discover Melbournes vibrant art, music and sporting culture in and around the cityÂ´s famed laneways.
This guided tour through Melbourne discovers the citys steep fascination with beer. Peppered along the route we visit a number of establishments to assist in our story. From the oldest pubs in the city that have been whetting the whistles of local residents for over 150 years to some new intimate laneway bars and other venues that all have a focus on Melbourne and Victorian microbreweries.
Immerse yourself in the spiritual heart of the city on this unique Melbourne tour. Explore downtown by kayak and enjoy awesome views of the city skyline as you paddle along the Yarra River. Then as the sun goes down see how the city comes to life and enjoy a birds eye view of the city from the Melbourne Skydeck.
Experience the spiritual heart of the city on this unique Melbourne tour. Explore downtown by kayak and enjoy awesome views of the city skyline as your kayak winds its way along the Yarra River. As the sun goes down the city really comes to life. Savior a birds eye view of the city from the Melbourne Skydeck. This truly is an incredible way to experience Melbourne.