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Melbourne Street Tours

Level 1, The District Docklands | 20 Wharf St, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
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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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Level 1, The District Docklands | 20 Wharf St, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Informative fun afternoon out. Walking round the city with fresh eyes. Defo would do again if anything because the street art changes.

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks for the review Sandy! The street art certainly changes a lot... If you came on the tour in a years time a lot of the content would be completely new!

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

I am a Melbourne local and did the tour with six interstate visitors who had all been to Melbourne before. I booked the tour to show them a part of Melbourne that they would probably never experience on their own. Our guide, Olly,gave great explanations...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review Michelle :-) Ollie is one of our newer guides so its great to hear he did such a good job. The studio visit at the end of the tour is certainly a highlight we agree,...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

We did our tour with Dan. He gave us an insight into a world that we didn't think existed anymore and hearing him speak about how the meaning behind the graffiti and art pieces relate to modern society and the political issues we face on...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hi Dale - thanks for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the rawness of Dan's approach. Our guides are artists first and tour guides second, so this means you get a very honest and authentic tour!

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I did the Melbourne tour yesterday and I really wanted to love it. After reading so many great reviews, I was convinced it would be nothing short of a great experience. The art itself gets 5 stars. However, the tour guide really ruined this experience...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hi there, I am so sorry to hear your experience was not amazing. We try really hard to offer the most authentic street art experience in Melbourne by hiring only street artists. The thing with this is that artists (as with anyone really) can have...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

This was so very cool. Loved this tour! If you are at all into art, it is a must do in Melbourne. I would recommend doing it first, so you have more of an appreciation for the street art you end up seeing on your...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thanks for coming on the tour! The walk through the laneways is a great way to get affiliated with the streets of melbourne too and our guides often point out hidden bars etc you might want to go back and find - so totally agree...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We met our tour guide, Dan--who was hilarious, informative, and engaging, and could tell this tour was going to be a hit. Although experiencing the museums of Melbourne was interesting, getting a look at the ever evolving street art was a wholly new experience. We...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thanks Carole! I'm sure Dan will be very please to hear you found him hilarious haha! The museums of Melbourne are great - but you're right, the street art is just so fascinating! Plus it is ever evolving so the tour changes almost every week......More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Good people with good values, revealing some of the meaning behind some of Melbourne's hidden and unhidden street art. Well informed guides with real experience in street art helping me learn about a city I thought I knew. Made me love Melbourne more, and better...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

hey Jess - thanks so much for your lovely words! We try our hardest to welcome all visitors to our studio and art community. Glad to hear you enjoyed it :)

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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I always like to do a walking tour early on during a trip since you learn a lot more about the city and learn about places to try for the remainder of the trip. My friend and I completed the CBD tour with Dan and...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Street Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hey Justine - thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! Glad Dan could help you out and offer some suggestions of what to do in Melbourne. There's so many options here in Melbourne sometimes its great to get a locals opinion :-)

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Poonam R
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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
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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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