Welcome to Melbourne
Visitors to Melbourne are spoiled for choice with sporting spectacles, arts and culture attractions, stylish shopping, beautiful arcades and laneways, and picturesque public parks.
Food & Wine
Melbourne is renowned for its flair for food, acclaimed chefs and cool bar scene. The city boasts more than 3000 restaurants, cafes and bars representing about 75 different ethnic cuisines.
Within the leafy city limits there are beautiful botanical gardens and public parks. Explore Port Phillip Bay’s sheltered beaches, take a boat cruise on the Yarra River or follow a walking track along the water’s edge.
Arts & Culture
From grand theatres, museums and galleries to laneway street art and vibrant cultural festivals, Melbourne is the place to get your fix of art, design, music and live shows.
Melbourne is a favourite destination for those with a passion for fashion. The city’s shopping precincts cater to all tastes and budgets with luxe designer boutiques, large department stores and local artisan markets.
Melbourne lives and breathes sport. A jam-packed calendar of high-profile sporting events runs year round, with spectators able to get up close to the action at our world-class arenas.