Looking to discover some of the best places, and activities to do in Melbourne? Whether you’re just visiting, or you’re a local Melbournian, this city is forever evolving with new experiences and venues popping up each week. We’re here to give you a guide to the best of the bunch. Whether it’s a chic night out, a new activity or something to elevate your event, see the top 5 things to do in Melbourne below.
Now if there is anyway to experience the true heart of Melbourne, it’s via a moving private cocktail bar. Melbourne is known for its hidden bars in the nooks of the most unexpected places. What is more unexpected than a bar inside a 13 metre blacked out coach? Whether you would like to organise a wine tour, corporate function or simply just luxury travel to your next event, this is like a private jet for the road.
2. Urban Surf
This man made wave pool has bridged the 1 hour gap from city to the coastline. Theres always good conditions by the city with Urban Surf. Whether you’re a first time beginner or looking for something a bit more advanced, they accomodate all levels of skill.
The National Gallery of Victoria is home to word class pieces for all personal preferences. Whether you enjoy modern, conceptual, or classic art. This gallery is for everyone! One of the best parts of the NGV, unexpectedly is the stain glass ceiling in the great hall and is a spectacle to witness, created by Australian artist Leonard French.
4. Queen Victoria Market
This market has been the heart and soul of Melbourne for 140 years. A sea of small businesses offer a range of local produce, handmade products and renowned for great coffee and food. Now if you’ve been to the Vic Market, you know the jam donuts sold out of the airstream caravan are the best in town and well worth the queue!
5. Eau De Vie’s Cocktail Masterclass
Eau De Vie is a cocktail bar straight out of the 1920’s. Held in their Whisky Room hidden behind a bookcase, this cocktail masterclass is a great way to brush up on your cocktail skills or simply just get a group together for a great night out.