Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in Australia's state of Victoria. Commonly referred to as the 'most liveable city in the world', Melbourne continues to attract tourists from around the globe to witness this for themselves. Melbourne is also known as Australia's 'cultural capital', as it is home to many of the country's oldest and largest cultural institutions - The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Cricket Ground and the UNESCO world heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building.
Melbourne is a city geographically fortunate, with both suburban and urban growth areas found throughout the city. Having a temperate oceanic climate and fast changing weather conditions, Melbourne has a reputation of being the city that can 'experience all 4 seasons in a day'. As such, you will have tons of activities to indulge in whilst here - from skiing in Winter to celebrating with the locals during the annual St Kilda summer festival. For those craving a bite, go shopping for fresh local produce at thw Queen Victoria market. If the city vibe isn't how you roll, head on to Port Phillip Bay and get up close with nature's cuddly penguins.
As expected of Australia's cultural landmark city, Melbourne has an array of festivals and events that will definitely spoil you for choice. From trendy music festivals like the International Jazz Festival to ones that pay homage to artists within the local community - Melbourne Writers Festival and Melbourne Fashion Week.
Wake up your inner cultural enthusiast/ artist right here in Melbourne. From contemporary city centres, rustic neighborhood hubs, vibrant food scene, to amazing events all-year round, Melbourne will have you entertained during your whole visit.
More to do's in Melbourne >>
Melbourne is full of events all-year round. Which means that no matter when you plan to visit, Melbourne will have top events for you to attend. It is a city that is buzzing with concerts, sporting events, exhibitions and theatres.
See all events in Melbourne >>
Looking for great deals for flights to Melbourne? CheapTickets.sg offers you great fares and an unparalleled booking experience. Book from your laptop, tablet or smartphone and be assured of soem great deals and a easy booking process. Did you know you can save some money by traveling on different days or fly from other airports? Use the filters on the search result page to find great deals.