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Local Guide To Melbourne

Closed Now: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Local Guide To Melbourne offers a walking tour of Melbourne. Starting outside the State Library of Victoria, the tour snakes through the city's street art laneways and café laneways, offering information on Melbourne's history and culture. 10:30am...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Melbourne, Victoria 328 Swanston St | By the Redmond Barry Statue, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 434 484 601
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All reviews walking tour free tour state library street art great tour historical sites great introduction to the city perfect guide small group tour tour takes exhibition building ask questions highly recommend this tour informative tour lots of fun culture overview
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I wanted to learn all about Melbourne’s past and present by going on a guided walk. This walk delivered all that information and more. Matthew our guide, was a lovely guy, so polite who showed us all the great sights of Melbourne central including places...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mgenet
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Matt is a friendly, knowledgeable and engaging tour guide. On the tour Matt will take you to places you would not find as a tourist. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank benkS2608BC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Mathew was fantastic. We spurned the “free” tour to join him and it was an excellent decision. Matt is a lifelong resident of Melbourne and gave excellent descriptions and explanations about the history of Melbourne and on the second half we learned about today’s Melbourne....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 569RichardB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Matthew is a very knowledgable and entertaining guide, showing us some of the best parts of Melbourne. If you are looking for a guide look no furter!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 360sveng
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on a tour with Matthew this morning, and were so glad we did! We saw the hordes of people in the free tour that was assembling next to us and - for $20 a person - we had a 2-1/2...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank alhanson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since you end up tipping your free walking tour guide anyway, spend a little more on an authentic, small group tour with this wonderful local guide. This tour takes you to all the major Melbourne highlights, but best of all a lot of more interesting...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hla21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just happened to meet up with Matthew as he was walking past on a tour. Having been someone who is already quite accustomed to Melbourne and it's history, it was great to get this from another perspective. The small group tour was so good too....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RayStaindl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A knowledgeable, balanced, and entertaining tour! We loved getting to see Melbourne through Matthew’s eyes! Well worth it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Literarytraveller85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a fun and very informative 2 1/2 hours with Matthew learning about Melbourne’s history, interesting facts, and great places to eat and visit. He knows this city and it’s clear that he loves to share his knowledge. It was so worth the relatively...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ShirleyMc10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So knowing very little about Melbourne, I joined the walking tour. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this tour. I saw local sites, that could only be seen on foot. A good history lesson and the local knowledge was second to none. The tour is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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