Fun Things To Do in Melbourne

Whether you are a regular visitor to the city or are on holidays for the first time you will quickly discover that there are so many fun things to do in Melbourne that it is impossible to do them all. Sports fams will appreciate the numerous sporting events that Melbourne hosts every year, film buffs will love the Melbourne International Film Festival, some people will enjoy the many live theatre venues whilst others will have a laugh at the Melbourne Comedy Festival. The city of Melbourne really does have something for everyone with a blend of fashion, entertainment, fine dining, history, art, culture and style.

Below is a list of the most popular things to do in Melbourne:

Visit Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary        

The Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the beautiful Yarra Valley, just an hour's drive East of Melbourne. This zoo is set in a natural bushland environment and features lots of different native ..... Read More Details

Dine on the Tramcar Restaurant        

An interesting thing to do in Melbourne is to take a ride on the Tramcar Restaurant and see many of the sights of Melbourne whilst you enjoy a delightful 3 course meal and fine Australian wines. If you ..... Read More Details

Ride on Puffing Billy Steam Train        

The historic Puffing Billy Steam Train is fun for all ages as this century old train runs along its original mountain track from Belgrave station through the beautiful Dandenong Ranges to the town of Gembrook. ..... Read More Details

Have Fun at Luna Park        

If you are looking for fun things to do in Melbourne then you can't go past the excitement and thrills of Luna Park in St Kilda. Luna Park features a huge variety of amusements and sensations that cater ..... Read More Details

Watch a Movie in the Park        

During the summer months one of the more fun things to do in Melbourne is to watch a new release or classic movie in an open air parkland setting. You can either see a movie in the Royal Botanic Gardens ..... Read More Details

Go on a Yarra River Cruise        

A fun activity in Melbourne for couples, friends and families is to go on a cruise along the Yarra River. There are a number of different cruises that you can take departing from either Southbank or near ..... Read More Details

See a Show at the Princess Theatre        

The city has many different theatres that all offer the public fun and interesting things to see in Melbourne, from comedy shows and live performances right through to international hit productions. There ..... Read More Details

Hot Air Ballooning Over the City        

A hot air balloon ride at sunrise really is one of the most fun things to do in Melbourne. In fact there are not many cities in the world that you can fly over in a hot air balloon so tourists to Melbourne ..... Read More Details

Play Golf on International Courses        

While it may not be for everyone golf enthusiasts will love the vast array of premier golf courses that Melbourne has to offer. The 'Sandbelt' as it is known in Melbourne provides some of the best and ..... Read More Details

See a Live Band        

At any one time there a numerous live bands playing in and around the city of Melbourne. Whether it is a up and coming local band playing in a bar or a well known band belting out their hits there is nothing ..... Read More Details

Explore Collingwood Children's Farm        

If you have kids that have grown up in the city then a fun thing for them to do in Melbourne is to explore all of the farmyard wonders at the Collingwood Children's Farm. Situated on a bend of the Yarra ..... Read More Details

Discover Melbourne's Hidden Laneways        

If you love shopping or discovering new things then why not spend some time exploring some of Melbourne's laneways. The city's funky laneways are filled with hidden boutique shops which specialise in Australian ..... Read More Details

Scenic Seaplane Flight Over Melbourne        

If money is no object and you are looking for something exciting to do then why not get an aerial view of Melbourne from the comfort of a seaplane. These scenic plane flights leave from Williamstown and ..... Read More Details

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