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Melbourne Street Tours

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9328 5557
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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 25 September 2016

Chris was our guide for this informative, insightful, tour of Melbourne's CBD street art scene. The art was amazing to see on its own, but with Chris' knowledge it became an art course. It was the perfect way to enjoy this beautiful, cultural city.More

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

Hi Naturespeak, Thanks for the review! We are so proud of the passion our tour guides have for their job and are stoked to hear you enjoyed that passion so much too. The crew at Blender are a very involved little community and we love...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

The group of school students I booked in to this tour (Year 7 to 10) loved it. The guide was entertaining, knowledgeable, passionate, and worked incredibly well with the students. As the tour was run by a street artist, we gained in depth information about...More

Thank beck222222
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Hi Beck- thanks so much for the review it was awesome showing you guys around. The students were great and we hope they continue to be inspired from the tour into the future :)

Reviewed 28 August 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed this 2.5 hrs of Melbourne Street Art Tour, packed with fabulous artt. Daniel, our guide, is an artist himself but certainly wasn't biaised towards his own work and enthusiastically applauded and promoted his fellow artists' work. He made the tour great fun with...More

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

Hi Michele! Sounds like you had a great experience with Dan and the crew at Blender. Thanks for the review :-)

Reviewed 14 August 2016

I went on a tour in the CBD. With Chris as our guide, we were treated to a wealth of first hand about the street art scene, about different artists, different mediums and also provided with information about the culture and history behind the Melbourne...More

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

Hi Kim! Chris certainly gives an in-depth tour of the Street Art Scene! We are glad you appreciated the difference having a real street artist show you around makes - there are a lot of companies out there running street art tours and we often...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is a great way to learn about some of Melbourne's best, and sometimes least, known street art. Led by street artists working with Blender Studios this is fantastic introduction to the laneways and streets that are home to some of the CBD's best art....More

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

Thanks for coming on the tour and leaving us a review Alison! We love sharing our magical little studio space with visitors so it's great that you loved it so much! Ps. Junky Projects will be stoked about your kind words, I'll pass the message...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I went on one of the tours recently with Chris Hancock, a skilled artist with work present in the lane ways. I went alone and Chris was warm welcoming and it was a very friendly small group. I think it is a must to be...More

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

Thanks for coming on the tour Charlotte :-) Chris is a very engaging artist, and we are so glad to hear you felt welcomed and comfortable joining the tour as a solo guest. Thanks for your recommendation.

Reviewed 7 August 2016

Dan took our tour and is very knowledgeable and comfortable in this environment, he knew lots of the people on the streets by name and the history of the art we saw. He encouraged us to think about the different forces at work - gentrification...More

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

Thanks for the review Murray! Dan knows the streets and laneways of Melbourne like the back of his hand, one of our most street savvy guides. We're glad you enjoyed it and learnt something :)

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

See the stuff that others might not. Learn the back-stories to some of the little known art in the streets of Melbourne. The tour will help you to see more on your own time, and to think about the politics and concepts of dynamic art...More

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

We love showing school students around the city and teaching them about all the avenues of street art. Thanks for coming along and we hope to see you next year!

Reviewed 1 August 2016

A wonderful tour - one of the most interesting things to do in Melbourne. We saw beautiful, challenging and confronting art; we learned about the history of street art in Melbourne and its role (or not) as a subversive art form; and we had some...More

Thank wendymc9
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Hi Wendy, Thanks for the review and awesome feedback :-) I am sure you couldn't have talked too much, we love it when guests get involved!! Thanks for being a returning guest as well.

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Took 2 primary school groups on this tour and students and teachers alike thoroughly enjoyed and took something away from it. A fantastic insight into the street art culture in Melbourne and an introduction to the hidden away gems to be found off the beaten...More

Thank tasouls
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Thanks Tasouls! We LOVE primary school students, and we love the inspiration we witness when showing them around our City's incredible laneways. Thanks for bringing your students along and we hope to see you again next year!

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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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