Recognised as one of the world’s most liveable cities, Melbourne is set around the shores of Port Phillip Bay. The city itself, laid out in a large rectangle and boasting a lively and cosmopolitan pulse, sits on the northern banks of the Yarra River, about five kilometres from the bay.
Melbourne is a city with something for everyone. From chic fashion stores to buzzing laneway cafés and trendy bars, botanic gardens to sports stadiums, elegant Victorian-era streetscapes to Manhattan-style skyscrapers, film and food festivals to galleries and opulent theatres, Melbourne has an activity and attraction that will interest you.
Melbourne truly understands how to conduct business on a global level and has also been aptly described as Australia’s most stylish city after sunset. There are plenty of things to do in Melbourne. Easily navigated on foot, the city’s confidence and success are infectious; Melbourne is the perfect destination.
For further information on Melbourne and surrounding areas please visit the Visit Victoria website www.visitvictoria.com