Australia's world-famous sporting stadium.
For a famous AFL football experience. Season starts in late March through to September.
Whether it be AFL football or Cricket the MCG the one of the best sporting grounds in the world. Can also book to do a tour of the MCG which I would recommend to any sporting buff.
We’re the perfect place to stay if you’re wanting to catch a footy game, cricket or the tennis!
If you are here to see your footy team in the finals, go to the boxing day test or as a sports fan to go on the tour. A short train ride from the station at the end of our street (15 minutes).
In sport-mad Melbourne one venue stands head and shoulders above the rest as the epicentre of Victorian sport – The Melbourne Cricket Ground. 'The G' Affectionately known as 'The G' to locals and cricketing fans the world over, the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is a cultural icon and one of the…
“Melbourne Gardens is a treasured part of cultural life and a valuable asset to the heritage rich city. With its stunning vistas, tranquil lakes and diverse plant collections, the Gardens are a place of continual discovery and delight. Enjoy the Aboriginal Heritage Walk, a Free Guided Walk, a ride on the Garden Explorer or Punting on the tranquil Ornamental Lake, all set against a beautiful backdrop and just moments from the city. These beautiful Gardens are home to amazing and diverse plant collections such as camellias, rainforest flora, succulents and cacti, roses, Californian species, herbs, perennials, cycads and plants from Southern China. Guilfoyle's Volcano offers visitors a fabulous precinct to explore. The Gardens are also a natural sanctuary for native wildlife. The Children's Garden has everything that children could want to help them discover the natural world, with plant tunnels that they can crawl through, rocks that they can climb and a bamboo forest in which they can hide. Visitors can unwind at one of two cafés, The Terrace or Jardin Tan. Or find botanical-inspired souvenirs and gifts at the Gardens Shop. During summer, the lawns come alive with outdoor cinema, theatre performances and exhibitions. Dogs are welcome inside the gardens but must be on a lead. The gardens are just an 18 minute walk away from Federation Square (5 mins by car or shuttle bus). www.rbg.vic.gov.au ”
“维多利亚国家美术馆 (The National Gallery of Victoria) 拥有两个宏大的的展馆，彼此之间的距离步行即可到达，两家展馆内的固定藏品均可免费参观。维多利亚州的本地人和游客们现在可以在一个宏大的艺术展区内欣赏到两个公立美术馆的精美收藏。”
“Rod Laver Arena is a multipurpose arena located within Melbourne Park, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The arena is the main venue for the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tennis of the calendar year. It also holds other events such as music concerts and other exhibitions”
“Home to major attractions, world class events, tourism experiences and exceptional array of restaurants, bars and specialty stores. The modern piazza has become the heart and soul of Melbourne. There is something for the fmaily on most weekends. Federation Square is also home to the Tourist Information Centre, a great place to visit for brochures on events with discounts included (especially for the Aquarium) fedsquare.com/events.”
“In January the worlds best tennis players come to Melbourne to fight it out for the first grand slam tennis event of the years . Almost a million spectators attend the Australian Open over the 2 week period and the event can possibly claim some of the best matches of tennis ever played . ”