'From a naked lady to a ghostly encounter'
THE BEGINNING - FIRST SETTLEMENT
You will enjoy this entertaining tour across modern Melbourne and through its arcades, laneways, and malls. Start your journey back in time with majestic buildings built during the 1880’s Gold rush boom time and see the contrast to the present. Discover the 1956 subway, now home to the work of local artists and explore Melbourne's famous graffiti lanes including the hidden art gallery.
Discover hidden gems among the City Laneways & Alleys
There are many hidden mysteries among the lanes and alley's of Melbourne's past that our profesional accredited guide will unravel for your entertainment. We are sure you will enjoy the many stories about a Madam, a ghost, a Doctor and a naked lady- From the seat of government to the retail heart, Melbourne walking tours have much more to offer the visitor, tucked away from the bustle of the shopping malls.
For School Groups - Time: Approx. 1.5 hours
Meet your WWC approved professional tour guide near the site of the first settlement of Melbourne, and learn the interesting and important history of our city. Follow the Yarra River North Bank taking in many historical locations including: * Enterprise Park – founding site of Melbourne 1835 * Aboriginal Heritage * Site of 'Turning Basin' and Shipping “from quiet pastoral port to Gold Rush city” * Eureka Tower view to contrast from gold rush times to present. .