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St Kilda Pier

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Melbourne, Victoria 3182, Australia
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See Melbourne's impressing skyline from St Kilda Pier

We enjoyed a trip to St Kilda's sandy beach and it's lovely old Pier. On a sunny day it's lovely to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edgar T
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Penguin colony at St Kilda pier, Melbourne

If you want to see these cute tiny penguins in their natural habitat head out to St Kilda pier at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nilani D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a trip to St Kilda's sandy beach and it's lovely old Pier. On a sunny day it's lovely to stroll amongst the people out to the Pier, watch the fishermen and the kite surfers flying accross the bay. At the end of the...More

Thank Edgar T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to see these cute tiny penguins in their natural habitat head out to St Kilda pier at sunset. Some of them have already returned to their nests before sunset. They waddle in through out the evening at their leisure. Some of them...More

Thank Nilani D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Struggled for quite a long time before going to St. Kilda since Philip Island seemed to be the best destination but St. Kilda was just perfect. It was free and the volunteers were friendly and more importantly, the distance between sapiens and penguins were really...More

Thank Hoi Ming W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the pier and all it has to offer. From strolling, fishing, seeing the penguins to have a coffee or a meal it has plenty. Close by are more eateries and a short walk to Acland street and beyond. Do yourself a favour and...More

Thank Natalie1964
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up with my cousin and had a lovely day at St Kilda Beach and pier a lovely walk. Lots of history attached to this area and definatly take your camera. watch out for the seagulls they are sharpies.a great family or friends day out.

Thank cazzie20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a great place to go to wind down your day. Heading out to the end of the pier will able you to catch a glimpse of the penguins for free. It was a tough walk down as the wind was so strong when...More

Thank Lynniehead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though the weather wasn't great I'm glad I went! Great views, atmosphere, and cute penguins at sunset!

Thank nhajare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much to take in as you wonder either along the beach or out the pier. Looking down the water in the shallows is crystal clear to see the ripples in the sand. The excitement when the Penguin come out.... adorable. Lovely place to collect...More

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful spot at sunset. Gorgeous views of the city, boats moored in the harbor. It can be quite crowded, but even at that it is really worth it. You can take public transport down from pretty much anywhere in the city, sometimes...More

Thank canada777-1207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After taking the accessible tram to St. Kilda delighted in visiting the Sunday market and then proceeded down the overpass to the pier and beach walks. Pushing a wheelchair was a little difficult, but we were lucky to enlist the help of some young people...More

Thank ginger2269
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sanmallya
15 January 2017|
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Response from NovaAustralia | Reviewed this property |
You certainly could hire a taxi from St Kilda to city, but cost could be between $20 - $30. Why not take a Tram and see a bit more of Melbourne at a lower cost and a leisurely pace?
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jaspen
10 November 2016|
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Response from Andrea A | Reviewed this property |
They start at sun set and I'd recommend leaving 30-60mins for it. A tram will get you into the city in no time
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Stacy N
26 January 2015|
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
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