Visit the Carlton Brewhouse, located at Australia’s largest brewery & home of some of Australia’s favorite beers including Carlton Draught & Victoria Bitter. Here you can go on a beer expedition, following the River of Beer through which 150,000 liters of fresh beer flows each day. You’ll be guided through 150 years of brewing history & knowledge as you experience the sheer scale of this iconic facility on the banks of the Yarra. Return to the Brewhouse to sample your favorite brewery fresh beers, savour some lunch, play in the Brewer’s Yard or enjoy some fun and games on our new touch screen display.
The BrewHouse Cafe is open 11.30am - 3.30pm, Monday to Saturday, and Wednesday evenings. Join us for a delicious meal before or after your tour that matches perfectly with one of our fresh, cold beers!
Standard group tours can be booked during Brewhouse regular opening times, Monday-Saturday daytime & Wednesday nights. ‘After Hours’ tours can also be offered Monday & Tuesday nights for groups looking for a more exclusive experience.
The Carlton & United Brewery, Abbotsford Plant, is a genuine working brewery and production numbers vary week to week, as such, we cannot guarantee that all areas of the plant will be fully operational on the day you visit. Please call for an up-to-date production schedule.
Known colloquially as the ‘G, Australia’s favourite stadium the mighty Melbourne Cricket Ground, is the birthplace of Test cricket and the home of Australian football, holding more than 80 events annually and attracting close to four million people. The MCG is located in the heart of Melbourne, just a short walk or tram ride away from the CBD providing visitors easy access.
The MCG has hosted more than 100 Test matches (including the first in 1877) and AFL Grand Finals. In 2015 the MCG will host the ICC Cricket World Cup final, among other major sporting events, attracting visitors from around the world.
In addition to events, visitors can experience the inner sanctum of the MCG on a tour and discover what makes Australia such a great sporting country).The MCG is also home to the National Sports Museum, Australia’s finest repository of sporting artefacts and history.
Experience all what this great stadium has to offer, then wind down over a tasty lunch and barista-style coffee in the Paddock Café, and complete your visit at the MCG Superstore where you can find the perfect gift for everyone.
Dracula’s is Australia’s longest-running and most successful theatre restaurant, having entertained over 3 millions guests over 30 years.
From the moment you arrive the entertainment begins! Be greeted at the door by blood-stained Draculettes, who will guide you up the stairs to the Graveyard Cocktail Lounge for a tall drink. After taking in the sites and magnificent movie memorabilia, board the Ghost Train into the Theatre of the Vampyre, where you will dine in Gothic splendour on a delicious three-course dinner before sinking your teeth into the latest ‘must-see’ production.
Dracula’s unique combination of comedy skits, carnival style novelty acts; mind-blowing puppetry and Berlin Burlesque all set to slick live music will ensure you have an unforgettable evening. After the show, souvenir photographs, shopping at the Shop of Horrors and cocktails with the cast will complete your evening of ‘Thrillertainment’.
Dates: 5 nights per week from Tuesdays to Saturdays
Times: 7pm to Midnight
Bookings: Ph: 1800 DRACULAS or book online at www.draculas.com.au
Strike redefines the fun and age old bowling experience for the 21st century; enjoying the gourmet food and cool chic environment is just part of the hypnotic Strike experience. Picture Private Bowling Lounges, giant lane-end plasmas, on-lane special effects lighting, computerised scoring, lane-side food and beverage service, deluxe karaoke rooms, pool tables, gourmet food and deluxe bars – and that’s just to start with!
Whether it’s an impromptu night out, staff outing, client schmoozing or a Christmas party for 800 people, Strike’s focus on excellent service and building a fantastic atmosphere will guarantee you and your guests an unforgettable night. There’s no need to worry if bowling isn’t for everyone in the office, we also have deluxe bars and lounges, pool tables, karaoke rooms and interactive games.
Sea Kayak Australia (SKA) was established in 1994 and is based in Melbourne. SKA undertakes kayak tours and courses in Melbourne and Victoria.
Sea Kayaking is unique, adventurous, fun, wet, environmentally interactive (e.g. see dolphins, seals, eagles at close quarters) and tranquil. A great way to see the country side and experience something new!
Half day tours -St Kilda, Docklands and Williamstown
Full day tours - Phillip Island, Sorrento, Mornington
Courses - Introduction and Intermediate
Multi day tours - Wilsons Promontory and French Island
Hire - single and double sea kayaks
Here is a wonderful way for the whole family to enjoy all the exercise you need to stay fit and healthy......and have fun at the same time.
Develop the skills of the professionals. Team the art of graceful Ice Skating techniques under the guidance of expert teachers and instructors. We'll show you how to bring our the best of your innate talent and turn it into a most rewarding pastime.
The Aussie Skate Program is conducted by our highly qualified skating coaches, which is the perfect way to achieve the basics of Ice Skating.
Having completed the Aussie Skate Program, private lessons are available. Skaters can learn skills such as jumps, spins and footwork.
Global Ballooning offer Sunrise Balloon Flights over Melbourne and Sunrise Balloon Flights over Yarra Valley, read more on what our biggest ambassadors have to say...our passengers!
Being Australia\'s most professional ballooning company Global Ballooning provide passengers with a sustainable adventure experience. All our passengers are VIP and our focus is on our passengers comfort, safety and enjoyment. For more information on why you should look no further read more on Why Global Ballooning? and the Facts about our leading ballooning organisation.
Covering 510,000 square metres (the equivalent of two city blocks), Melbourne’s premier entertainment complex is recognised as one of the largest and most diverse in the Southern Hemisphere. Crown’s integrated facilities feature Crown Casino, with 350 tables and 2500 gaming machines; Crown Towers, Crown Promenade and Crown Metropol hotels; the Palladium, which is Australia’s largest ballroom; more than 50 restaurants and bars; an extensive collection of international designer boutiques, 14 cinemas, two nightclubs, a live entertainment theatre and Crown’s Capital Golf Club. Built at a cost of $2 billion in 1997, Crown is one of Victoria’s leading tourism icons attracting over 16 million visitors each year.
Able Fishing Charters operates the motor vessel ‘Bacardi’ out of Gem Pier, Williamstown, Melbourne.
The Bacardi is a 35 foot custom built charter vessel and is the ideal boat to make your day or night a safe and memorable one.
The Bacardi is fitted out with everything you need to make your fishing experience a pleasure and best of all, the Skipper has an abundance of local fishing knowledge accumulated from over 15 years experience.
VoucherPrices for fishing start at $75 per head (less for kids) and includes, quality rods, reels, bait and tackle, BBQ and 4 or 5 hours out on the Bay.
Bacardi is also the ideal boat to hire for special occasions, whether its for a Birthday, Buck’s or Hen’s Party or just to take in a cruise of Port Phillip Bay or Melbourne’s rivers - Docklands and Maribrynong, the Bacardi can take up to 25 passengers.
Wonderland Under The Melbourne Star offers different rides and attractions throughout the year. These include, the Carousel, Tea Cups, Mini Swing Ride, Laughing Clowns, Dodgem Cars and more!
Wonderland Under The Melbourne Star is also home to the beautiful Wonderland Spiegeltent which hosts a variety of shows throughout the year for all ages. For the little ones, our School Holiday line-up includes shows include; Circus, Magic, Bubbles, Pirates, as well as our annual Santa’s Christmas Spectacular and more!
For the Adults we host a diverse range of shows throughout the year including; Circus, Cabaret, Comedy, Dance, Burlesque and More. The Wonderland Spiegeltent can also be hired for corporate events, private functions and celebrations throughout the year.
Created to reach for the sky, nothing you have ever experienced will prepare you for the awe inspiring view of Melbourne from the Southern Hemisphere\'s highest viewing platform. An experience above all else. Skydeck 88 is the only observation deck in the world that can thrill you with \'The Edge\' - a glass cube which projects 3 metres out from the building - with you in it - suspended almost 300 metres above the ground!
You will be able to purchase a souvenir photo of you actually in \'The Edge\' from our Edge Shop on Level 88. \'The Edge\' is easily accessible by wheelchair and children 7 years or under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
The Jam Factory is south east Melbourne’s premier destination for food, fashion and films. Want to shop at major fashion retailers like TopShop, watch a movie in style at Village Cinema’s Gold Class, or indulge in a gourmet hot chocolate at Lindt Café? Visit the Jam Factory, located in the heart of Chapel Street, and you can do it all!
The centre features two Olympic sized ice skating rinks, stadium seating for 1000 people, state-of-the-art sound and light systems, a gym, café, bar, and much more.
Whether you’re a first-time ice skater or a skating enthusiast, Medibank Icehouse is sure to be your new favourite recreation destination.
Our general skating sessions run throughout the week and are a great opportunity for skaters of any level to give ice skating a go in a fun and safe environment. You can also enjoy a night out with friends at our 80’s Countdown, or catch up for a coffee and a skate at Sunday Brunch. We have a range of different attractions on offer to suit every age group.
Great programs are also available for those interested in trying out an exciting new sport like curling or ice hockey.
Whether you’re interested in learning to skate from our qualified instructors, looking for a place to have fun with your friends, or just keen to try something different and new, Medibank Icehouse has been designed to provide an enjoyable and entertaining day – or night – out for everyone.
Come to Docklands and check it out!
Beckingham wines is a family owned, urban winery. We are passionate about our wine making. We source grapes from trusted growers also passionate about wine, because great grapes are needed to make great wine. At the winery, we crush, ferment, mature and finally bottle our range of sparkling, whites, reds and fortified wines. You are welcome to visit us most weekends.
The Jewish Museum of Australia is a community museum, which aims to explore and share the Jewish experience in Australia and benefit Australia's diverse society. The Jewish Museum of Australia is committed to being a respected and innovative cultural centre, recognised nationally for its excellence in exhibitions, education programs and collection management.
Melbourne’s Luna Park is a galaxy of amusements and sensations. From the jaw dropping, eye ball popping super thrill rides like the Pharaoh’s Curse, Metropolis and the Enterprise, to the exhilarating rides like the Spider, Twin Dragon, G force and Shock Drop, you’re bound to have an awesome time!
Luna Park has excited and delighted Melbourne families for generations. There are plenty of rides that the family can enjoy, such as Arabian Merry, Silly Serpent, Scenic Railway, Carousel and Red Baron. Attractions such as Street Legal Grand Prix style Dodgems enable you to test your skills and compete against your friends and family.
The Captain and the crew invite you “aboard” Titanic,
the only place where your night is guaranteed to be a disaster!
Step back in time to experience shipboard life, join the comradery in Steerage, or become a millionaire in First Class! For that special occasion the luxurious Captain's Table awaits you!
Anticipation fills the air as passengers board Titanic, dinner is served and roving musicians and performers make your night even more memorable.
Titanic guarantees fine food, service and unrivalled hospitality… After all you are on board the largest, safest and most luxurious “ship” in the world!
Our cast will bring alive the fun and games enjoyed by Titanic's passengers as we are ploughing through the Atlantic.
Ice warnings are heard then the unthinkable happens! Titanic is mortally wounded, the S.O.S. is going out! Fortunately the Carpathia arrives to rescue us all! We dock safely in New York, and then it's every man for himself on the dance floor.
Survival is guaranteed and so is a good time!
Kingpin is perfect for your next day or night out centrally located within Melbourne's Crown Entertainment Complex. Drink Bowl Party at Kingpin Crown!
Kingpin Crown offers guests
15 state-of-the-art tenpin bowling lanes
One of a kind bowling lane set up
2 fully licensed bars
Gourmet food and beverage packages
Spacious lounges with pool tables
Kingpin venue capacity 300 guests
Karaoke in our private lounge
Wii sports and guitar hero on the big screen
20 giant screens showcasing the latest sporting events & music videos
Exclusive venue hire available
Brand new photo system on the lanes - buy photo's of you and your group bowling
Adjacent to Galactic Circus and M9 Laser Skirmish with a combined venue capacity of 2500 guests
Link Tours offers a wide selection of private touring for groups of all sizes. We offer flexibility and variety and can tailor a package to suit your requirements.
Some of our featured regions include the Yarra Valley, Mornington Peninsula, Macedon Ranges, Rutherglen as well as the Pyrenees and Grampians. These are only a few of the many tours we can organise for you. Contact us directly for more information about your tour options.
Professional Yarra Valley Wine and Beer Tour Operators servicing this area with expertise. Accredited with Tourism Australia and 15 years in operation.
The cars are Red 1965 and White 1968 Chevrolet Impala Factory Convertibles - Luxury Classic Cars.
Our Vehicles are in pristine condition very comfortable and spacious.
Each car seats four passengers.
Our Service is Personalized and Specialized to suit individual needs. We offer an experience you will enjoy with Quality an Adventure to remember and talk about. We feel we have something Unique and something Different to offer.
Our Drivers are Friendly Experienced and Knowledgeable of all Tours available and very approachable.
When you Tour with us we not only give you a tour but an Adventure that will Indulge your Senses.
We are The Specialists in Fun Excitement and Adventure - The Sky's The Limit -
These glossy, burgundy restaurants on wheels are the first travelling Tramcar Restaurants in the world and ensure a delightful innovative approach to dining. As they cruise the city streets of Melbourne, diners can enjoy our fine cuisine and drink the very best of Australian wines or make a selection from our fully stocked bar at an all inclusive price. Luncheon comprises of 4 courses, Early Dinner 3 courses and the Late Dinner a 5 course menu. All services offer a set menu of Australian cuisine.
Built in 1920 as the Victory Theatre (a cinema), the National Theatre was converted into a live performance venue in 1972-74. It functions today as a community arts centre for over 70 groups including musical comedy performances, dance companies, multi-cultural events and school groups. Annual Festivals are held by groups as diverse as the Latvian Community, Surfing Films and the St Kilda Writers' Festival. Commercial events recently have included Janis Ian, Henry Rollins, Rufus Wainwright and Edgley Productions' Swan Lake. School holidays usually feature the Reel Holidays programme - recent release films shown at very low prices (usually free to adults accompanied by children). As the events vary it is wise to check the box office on 95254611.
The National Trust offers groups heritage walking tours of Melbourne's city sites. The walks take you down the hidden laneways and tells the stories of the influential people who shaped the city. There is 4 walks to choose from including Marvellous, Mercantile, Traditional and Commercial Melbourne. The walks run for 2 hours with a morning or afternoon tea to follow
The Melbourne Style Tour: four hours duration (flexible)
For shoppers, lover’s of art and cuisine. This tour visits stylish stores, boutiques and venues avant garde. Fashion, accessories, homewares, unique ingredients, art and object d’Art.
Visit the 'hot spots' for casual and formal, affordable items. A great timesaver. No more maps, wrong turns or trams - your driver escort takes care of everything. This tour gets you close to the action. Avail yourself of the personalised service and insider knowledge.
Chocoholics, sweet tooths and travellers can discover Melbourne's world of chocolate, and experience the charm of the city's streets, lanes and arcades, all in one tour! The tours are for all ages and take place throughout the year, in all weather conditions (notihing can stop you from eating chocolate). Special tours can be arranged for groups on weekdays.
Chocolate and historical treats afternoon walk – Friday, 2pm History and chocolate combine in a melting pot to give a delicious taste of Melbourne. Visit Haigh's Chocolates, Déva, Chokolait, Koko Black and Laurent Boulangerie Patisserie.
Enjoy a personalised tour that caters to your tastes.
SavvyShopTours offer you and up to six of your friends (or guests) the pleasure of visiting small (or large) eclectic shops that are dotted around the Melbourne suburbs.
Tell them if you like homewares, gardenwares, clothes, hats, bags, scarves, jewellery, furniture, crafts, childrens’ things, products to pamper the body, unusual gifts or anything else that you delight in.
Let them know if your style is shabby chic, modern, retro, art deco, contemporary, Asian, French, Mexican, European or any other particular ‘look’.
Since 1970, The Esplanade Market is a St Kilda Sunday delight. It's famous for a good reason- there's something for everyone and more! Enjoy browsing through works by more that 130 artists and crafts people in Melbourne's open-air gallery by the sea. Shop for handcrafted gifts and souvenirs, from furniture to jewellery, and buy direct from the artists that created them. New stalls are added to the market on a regular basis, so there is always something new to catch your eye. Don't miss this unique and refreshing shopping experience!
Aurora's facilities are world class. As a spa guest you will have complimentary use of our lounge, change rooms, lockers, towels, filtered water and herbal tea blends and for some treatments you'll have complimentary use of spa pajamas/robes and slippers.
Crown Spa, is undeniably Australia’s finest, most exclusive and sophisticated day spa, with tranquil surrounds, relaxing décor and the ultimate in private pampering suites. A team of professional spa therapists are dedicated to enhancing your sense of well being with delightfully indulgent and truly effective treatments that are sure to soothe and invigorate mind, body and soul.
Crown Spa also features a 25 metre heated indoor pool, generous relaxation sun terraces and a fully equipped split level state-of-the-art gymnasium.
Sitting high above Melbourne, ISIKA is a peaceful, private retreat providing inspiration for lifestyle change and a haven for contemplation and discovery. Whether for a few hours or a few days, ISIKA has been designed to ensure guests enjoy the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation of mind, body and spirit.
Key experiences include:
- Infinity pool, plunge pool, relaxation deck and gymnasium
- Vitality pools, steam rooms and 10 treatment rooms
- Individual spa treatments for men and women
- Hair salon and nail bar
Emerge brighter. Welcome to eforea, Hilton's transformational spa concept designed to address the evolving wellness and beauty needs of today's spa guest. You will be greeted with the warm hospitality for which Hilton is known, and a selection of signature best-in-class therapies delivered in a nurturing, soothing environment.
At eforea, guests emerge with their bodies renewed, their spirits lifted, and their outlook brighter.
The Lyall Spa is peacefully positioned within The Lyall Hotel. An urban oasis offering an exotic menu of spa rituals alongside a comprehensive list of therapeutic and prescriptive treatments and beauty services.
The Lyall Spa offers an holistic approach to health and wellbeing by treating stress related conditions with nurturing, relaxation techniques, advice and programs for an improved lifestyle.
Designed over three levels with 8 treatment rooms, the spa features designated areas for hydrotherapy, nails and indoor/outdoor relaxation area.
The Lyall, uses the prestigious spa products Sodashi and Payot which offer the ultimate in experience and results.
Enjoy the thrill of hot air ballooning over Melbourne at sunrise with Melbourne’s most experienced hot air balloon ride team. Melbourne by hot air balloon provides the ultimate in urban adventure leaving you with a lifetime of memories to share with family and friends.
As one of Melbourne’s premier tour operators, Balloon Flights Over Melbourne would love to share with you the stunning panoramic views that our beautiful city has to offer from the air. Take pleasure from the serene spectacle of Melbourne waking gently at sunrise, then quickly transforming into a bustling metropolis of over three million people. At the conclusion of each flight we return our passengers to the renowned Observatory Café in the Royal Botanic Gardens for a delicious fully cooked breakfast including champagne.
Melbourne Seaplanes has been operating in Williamstown since 1997, after a lengthy process of gaining approvals from relevant authorities.
Unbeknown to many, seaplanes were operating in Williamstown as far back as the 1930s’ and during World War 11 there were permanent moorings set up by the Harbour Trust for Catalina flying boats. After the war seaplanes use dropped off as bigger landbased aircraft took over from expensive to operate seaplanes.
Melbourne Seaplanes charter is to revive seaplane flying in
Williamstown to allow Australians and overseas tourists the opportunity to view our great city skyline and surrounding bays and coastal beaches from the air. Departing from a purpose built pontoon right in Williamstown and using Hobson Bay waters as our airfield.
Melbourne Seaplanes is operated by local husband and wife team, Rod & Leonie Gunther. Rod with over 27 years flying experience is chief Pilot taking care of flying and training while Leonie manages the terminal and bookings.
Picture This Ballooning - Your Hot Air Ballooning Company
Our company has flown hot air balloons all over Australia, and flies both passenger balloons and Special Shape balloons.
Over the past decade, we have developed a successful and professional organisation dedicated to the enjoyment and safety of our passengers, as well as the operational and marketing successes of the clients for whom we fly.
Melbourne Fishing Charters operates the heart of Melbourne on Port Phillip Bay just two minutes from Melbourne's CBD. St Kilda pier first landing. Reef and sport fish (snapper, flathead, shark and barracouta) are targeted.
All trips include:
BYO - Sunglasses, hat, warm jacket, beer (optional) and soft drinks
The most fun you can have on the bay in Melbourne without getting wet .
Experience the raw power of St Kilda Spinner twin turbo charged power as our skipper puts you through fish tails and 270 degree spins on and over the waves.
And the whole time you stay safe and dry in your fully restrained racing seat!
After we give you our safety briefing we load you into the boat and strap you in. We then gently make our way out to sea where we pass by a flotilla of magnificent yachts...
But once we we hit the bay, your adrenalin rush begins!
City River Cruises' MV Melba Star is the newest cruise boat on the Yarra River offering Melbourne's largest range of facilities and services. Accommodating from up to 150 passengers, the Melba Star caters for corporate luncheons and dinners, river transfers, weddings, engagements, birthday parties, Christmas functions, New Year's Eve parties, social-club activities, educational school excursions, daily sightseeing cruises, business lunches and dinners. We can arrange all of your catering requirements for Buffets, Cocktail parties, Luncheons and Dinners. City River Cruises friendly Function Co-ordinators will assist you on all aspects of the planning of your function from menus and bar facilities through to the smallest details.
River tours 10:30am, 11;30am, 1pm, 2:30pm (tickets at the corner of Flinders Street Station & Princes Bridge)
With a magnificent colour scheme throughout, the Melba Star will adapt splendidly to any occasion. The duration of the cruise can be organised to suit your needs. The Melba Star is the newest boat on the River Yarra and has been designed with particular emphasis on passenger comfort, with seating facilities, heating and private washrooms and a large sundeck. The ample fully weather protected indoor area and large afterdeck allows for all occasion cruising, ideal any time of year. With our state of the art sound system and excellent musical directors, your party is guaranteed to be a hit.
Our Business is about Entertainment and Fun. The best way to see Melbourne is by water.
We are specialists in arranging birthday parties, weddings, social occasions and corporate events. Our vessels leave from Southbank at convenient times to suit our Clients.Yarra River Cruises, Cruise Functions, Yarra River Dinner Cruises, Boat Party On The River or a Corporate Special Event, we have a large variety of cruise vessels to choose from.
Our Melbourne Function Center Coordinators will create an event that is unique to you. From the initial friendly Consultation, lay out and costing, right through to delivery on your day. The organiser can sit back and relax and watch the event unfold, just the way it was planned in our office.
Daily ferries to Williamstown, Science Works, Docklands and all major Melbourne attractions.
Cruise Victoria are proud to introduce their new vessel 'Sea Melbourne'. Built with no expense spared for spectacular functions & cruises to tourist attractions here in Melbourne's waterways and Port Phillip Bay areas. For guest comfort our vessel 'Sea Melbourne' is fully air-conditioned, or heated with bars and restrooms on both levels as well as 3 large comfortable outdoor areas
Fresh on board prepared gourmet meals by our resident chef
Fully licensed with a large beverage selection
Cruise Victoria offer cruises to tourist attractions in and around Melbourne.
Commencing at Docklands, tourists view Melbourne's waterways to Williamstown and into Port Phillip Bay to Port Melbourne, St Kilda and return.
Welcome to Party Boat Cruises
Party Boat Cruises offers cruising functions for all occasions. We are the leaders when it comes to cruising functions offering a complete, reliable and excellent service. We offer an all-inclusive package and have taken the hassle out of the organising for you, leaving you to simply relax and enjoy your time on board with us.
Exhausted of the same old venues, we offer a totally new experience to enjoy drinks, dining and dancing aboard our double decker boats.
Come aboard and celebrate a night out with a difference. Enjoy enchanting scenery and forever changing views of Melbourne by day and mesmerising panoramic views of Melbourne’s City by night.
Melbourne Docklands, offers excellence in cruising functions and boat charters on board the Victoria Star - Melbourne's Luxury Cruise Ship . The perfect boat to celebrate your wedding reception, corporate function, Christmas party, school formal or any other special event cruising the Yarra River and Port Phillip Bay.
Melbourne Charter Boat Cruises
Victoria Star possesses the luxury, classic charm and a warm and inviting character all of her own. Her spacious fully enclosed saloons are handsomely appointed with gleaming brass, rich timberwork and plush carpet. Outside, the boat's expansive teak decks are a favourite place for relaxed living.
Co-owner Hazel is a qualified chef who is passionate about fresh produce. All the food is prepared and cooked onboard, and she will personally source the fresh quality ingredients.
Oriental Queen is a 17 metre (57ft) traditional Chinese Junk built entirely of teak for an exclusive gentlemen's club in Hong Kong in 1988, and has been extensively renovated. Rich timbers and fabrics, excellent sound system and fully stocked, licensed bar ensure a relaxed and comfortable ambience.
Permanently moored at North Wharf overlooking Victoria Harbour and Docklands your guests can arrive and depart at will.
We offer a venue to discerning customers who are looking for an alternative to a booze cruise.
Be different: delight your guests and cruise in style aboard our unique and extremely comfortable newly built vessel, ideal for scenic catered cruises along Melbourne's waterways. The Tramboat is fully enclosed and has an open upper deck. It is equipped with excellent facilities including lounge seating, stereo system with a wide selection of music, a fully licensed bar and men's and ladies' amenities.
Our travels can take us on a number of different directions dependent on tides, weather and time. We can pass through the developing Docklands precinct, down river under the Westgate Bridge to the historic port of Williamstown and across Hobsons Bay to Beacon Cove.
We cruise upstream of the Yarra River through our marvellous city up as far as Hawthorn or alternatively we can take in the intriguing history on the Maribyrnong River passing the home of the Melbourne Cup (Flemington Racecourse) and beyond.
Our beautiful pleasure craft are designed to set the scene for your perfect function. From wedding ceremonies and receptions, a birthday party, simcha or anniversary cruise to discrete corporate events and functions away from the bustling noise of the city. We'll help organise every detail for your Melbourne boat cruise or private boat charter. Step aboard one of our regular pleasure boat cruises; relaxing lunches, dinner dances and excursions to Hobson's Bay, Williamstown and beyond. Don't forget your end of year celebrations, we do great Christmas Parties!
Stroll down to the departure pontoon for your scheduled cruise and one of our experienced gondoliers will be there to greet and help you into the boat. Based on Venetian boat plans and built in Melbourne, our gondolas are a luxurious way to cruise the river. Each Gondola takes up to four passengers and is opulently appointed with upholstered velvet seats, plush cushions, warm rugs and a fold over canopy to keep customers warm and dry if the weather is cool. A cosy romantic ambience is created with soft music and gentle lighting.
When you step into the boat a bottle of quality champagne will be ready on ice. You can now just relax back with a glass of champagne and take in the sights and sounds of Melbourne's Yarra river.
Your gondolier will row the boat for you from a separate section at the rear of the boat. Moving at about 2 knots your cruise will travel through the city section of Melbourne's Yarra river. You'll glide past all the main attractions - the Exhibition Centre, Aquarium, Southbank and Crown Casino, Flinders Street Station, Federation Square and the tranquil Alexandra Gardens.
Dare you ride your last ride,experience the thrills and be one of the first in Australia. ‘Your Last Ride’ where you will climb into a wooden casket, close the lid and lie on your back in the Pitch Black for what will be an all out Extreme 4D experience involving all your senses.
Sidetracked (R) is fast action, atmosphere, fun and adventure. With Go karts, LaserForce GEN6, Highway 66 Tenpin Bowling, Mini golf, Pool Tables, Amusements, Birthday party and Corporate Events.
Sidetracked (R) is an exciting corporate function centre. Our Pit Lane Corporate function venue caters for up to 50 people in relaxed comfort. Our Grand Prix Function Room can cater for up to 140 people. Both with full business and enjoyment facilities.
Our site is designed to suit your entertainment or corporate needs, simply click on your choice...
The Collingwood Children's Farm is a magical place for children and adults alike. We are open every day of the year — 9am to 5pm — with daily activities and lots of animals. We hope to see you here soon.
The Farm is a non-profit organisation which relies on support from the community, as well as significant support from the City of Yarra and the State Government. A volunteer Committee of Management oversees the Farm, Committe members are elected each year at the Annual General Meeting.
Nothing works up a thirst quite like an Antarctic winter deep in the heart of Melbourne. Enjoy a drink surrounded by more than 30 tonnes of carved ice.
Everything within the Ice Lounge is made of ice – from the bar to lean against to the couch to lounge on. State-of-the-art lighting sets the tone, a fan-forced blizzard quickly gets you in the mood, and exquisitely carved ice sculptures provide the cool decor. All the while you are wrapped snug as a bug in a rug in ski jackets, gloves and woolen boots we provide. The Ice Lounge is a stunning experience that truly turns a function from memorable into unforgettable.
Guests are provided with ski jackets, gloves and woolen boots so they are kept warm and comfortable within Melbourne’s coolest space. Stunning Arctic-themed cocktails and fruity drinks are served in glasses made entirely from ice, while you enjoy cool music and warm service in an environment that is truly unique.