Zoos & Aquariums in Australia

I’ve been almost everywhere along the east coast of Australia. ...

View more comments...

I left Australia with a deep affection that I hadn’t felt before, and that’s because of the Australians themselves....

View more comments...

Top Places To Visit 94 Spots

Elliot Ave, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052
Right next door to the Hilton, where I was staying was one of Melbourne’s top sites and the temple for sports-mad Melbournians: the Melbourne Cricket Ground (also known as the MCG or just the “G”). Seating almost 100,000 fans, the G was the site of the first Australian Rules football game in 1858 and the first Test cricket match between Australia and England in 1877. It’s massive and I can only imagine what the atmosphere is like around here on a match day. From the G, I wound my way over to the Yarra River and walked along the water all the way to the Docklands area and Victoria Harbor. Along the way I passed several of Melbourne’s beautiful bridges. The most interesting of which was the Sandridge Bridge. From there, I cut over to the modern steel and glass wonderland that is Federation Square. This is Melbourne’s central meeting place and on a beautiful summer day like today it was overflowing with people. The square is home to the National Gallery of Victoria and the Australian Center for the Moving Image (ACMI) and is the site for regular cultural events and sports telecasts.
1 Reviews
Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah, Queensland 4519
0 Reviews


Australia

Gallery

How To Reach

Book a Package Tour

Your Enquiry has been sent successfully