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Melbourne Street Tours

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9328 5557
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Melbourne Street Art Tour
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Melbourne Street Tours is the first tour company in Australia to be run by artists. Our tours provide an overview of the Melbourne underground street art scene and each tour is led by one of Melbourne’s elite street art stars. With local knowledge on just about everything, our guides will treat you to some of Melbourne’s best hidden treasures. Our CBD STREET ART TOUR, takes you on a journey through the city’s, both famous and secret laneways to explore the CBD’s vibrant art offerings. The tour finishes with an exclusive visit to the famous Blender Studios in Docklands where guests can explore our huge art warehouse. Date: Tue, Thr, Sat. Time: 1:30 – 4:30 Tour includes: Beer, Wine or Soft drink and a Cheese platter at the Studios. Our FITZROY STREET ART TOUR, offers an exciting new look into the colourful and alternative urban hubs of Collingwood and Fitzroy. Street after street is dripping with paint. Discover the huge outdoor street art gallery that Melbourne’s trendiest district has to offer and delve even deeper into our City’s incredible secret urban art culture. Date: Saturday Time: 11am-1.30pm Includes: Coffee, Beer or Softdrink at Young Bloods Diner in the Rose Street Artist Markets The STREET ART WORKSHOP is perfect for beginners wanting to learn the basics of stencil creation and spray painting. Designed by street artists to give you a chance to experience working within these mediums under the guidance of a renowned stencil artist. Dates: First Saturday of each month Time: 10am - 12.30pm Includes: All materials
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

James, our guide, was really knowledgeable and enthusiastic. His passion for art is really infectious. This tour was such a great introduction to Melbourne street art that I spent more time exploring on my own, and was even able to recognise (I think) works by...More

Thank Vannessa J
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for the review Vannessa! Sound like you got a special treat with champagne and cupcakes :-) James is our youngest guide, but has been involved in the street art scene for a very long time and knows nearly everything about everyone! Glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This tour has been on my bucket list for the last 4 years, and I finally had the chance to do it! James was our guide and he was great sharing his knowledge and personal experiences. I've seen a lot of the street art in...More

Thank SamTuddy
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Wow! We are pretty impressed to hear that you've been wanting to do the tour for FOUR YEARS! So glad that you finally made it along and had an awesome time :-D Thanks for the review x

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Three of us went for city orientation and it was great! The the staff was hospitable and our tour guide Chris Hancock was friendly and informative. We were able to take a peek into an artist's world in the studios thanks to the founder Adrian...More

Thank Faith T
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for the feedback Faith! We aim to offer the most authentic street art experience with all street artist guides and a VIP visit to the studios. The food and wine we added to make it extra special :-)

Reviewed 10 November 2016

This week I took a fabulous street art tour with Dan from Melb Street Art Tours. As a prolific street artist himself, he was not only informative but also suitably quirky and honest in his approach to street art. He carefully guided us through a...More

Thank Vicki D
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Hey Vicki, Sounds like you had a great time! We do love beer o'clock at Blender as you've gathered :-) Come back and visit again x

Reviewed 7 November 2016

What a great experience for my art class! They loved the down to earth nature of our guide Dan, and how much knowledge he had about the different artists. We loved bumping into some for the actual artists and that our Guide pointed them out...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for such a detailed review of our school program Rachel! We've spent years refining the program to offer the students the best possible experience we can so are glad to here it was such a great source of conversation and inspiration!

Reviewed 19 October 2016

We did the 2.5hr stencil workshop at Blender Studios with George and it was amazing, learnt a brief history, then we were shown the process then we got to make our own. Just the right amount of time and guidance, George was spot on and...More

Thank Aleck M
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Hey Aleck - thanks for the awesome review! George is a fantastic stencil teacher, being a successful stencil artist himself. The class is always a lot of fun and we hope you got to take home an awesome piece of your own art at the...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our Year 9 students found this tour very interesting. It was informative, fun and the tour guide was extremely knowledgeable.More

Thank msc575
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for the review! We have hundreds of Year 9 students come on the tour every year for their City Experience. We always try and fit in other little bits about the city for these tours as well as all the street art information. Glad...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went for a Year 10 school excursion. I had a small class, and our friendly and charismatic guide, David, really catered very well for a small group and related it to our unit "Art with a Message". Having 'someone in the know' taking us,...More

Thank sw2016318
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for the review! We love taking the school groups around, and all tours can be adapted to fit in with different avenues of study. David particularly gets lots of inspiration from the school groups, so we are glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Chris-our guide-was fantastic. He pointed out pieces of art/graffiti that we wouldn't have noticed ourselves. His knowledge and enthusiasm made the tour so interesting. The areas we went to were great to see. Would highly recommend to do this tour.

Thank musat400
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Thanks for the recommendation Musat! Chris is a fabulous tour guide and we're glad you learnt lots and saw pieces that you wouldn't have found otherwise. Thanks again!

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Went on one of the CBD tours a couple of weeks ago with the Junky Project as our guide- we were a small group and it was a relaxed stroll around the back streets and alleys of the city....learnt heaps and it really is the...More

Thank Sara E
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Hi Sara, thanks for coming on the tour! Junky Projects certainly knows his stuff out there on the streets. We put extra effort into the studio experience at the end of the tour so very glad to hear you enjoyed it. Thanks again!

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Poonam R
10 April 2017|
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Response from Melbourne S | Property representative |
Hi Poonam, our tours only run on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. As the 30th April is a Sunday we will not have a public tour on that day. The tours run for three hours and you can find out lots more information on our website.
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18 August 2015|
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Response from Melbourne S | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for your interesting question you have sent us here! We have numerous ways in which we support Melbourne's artists. Firstly, we only employ street artists and street experts, to be tour guides which... More
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Sarah520520
10 April 2015|
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Response from piya-namwan | Property representative |
Hi, We run a stencil workshop once a month. Fortunately the next workshop is tomorrow. 10:00 - 12:30 Cost $89 per person. Let me know if you are interested there is only 2 spots available. Cheers, Melbourne street tours
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