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Updated by Melly Brooke on Feb 08, 2016
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The Best Free Things to do in Melbourne – City of Many Allures

Melbourne is a cosmopolitan hub of splendorous lures. Attractions for couples, families & children are located throughout Victoria state city; from fabulous galleries to impressive ocean parklands.


Logans Beach

Visiting this beach around June and September will reward you with unforgettable views of Southern Right Wales. Logans beach is right along the Great Ocean Road; you need to continue west on the road to the town of Warrnambool, where 3 miles from the town is Logans Beach. Whales favour this region during the nursing season as a getaway from the sub-Antarctic waters. The whales come to the waters around Logans beach to bear and nurse their young which is why you just may catch sights of the cavorting mammals just offshore. Take along the binoculars folks and remember to dress warmly as it does tend to get quite chilly on the beach at that time of year.


Wilsons Promontory National Park

This park is located on the southernmost tip of mainland Australia. The verdant rainforest is resplendent with dense plantations and beautiful ocean fronts. Bushwalks are on the cards here; while you can choose your challenge level from quick day’s hikes to treks that take over a number of days. Tidal River is the park's central point and main campground. Huts, cabins, lodges and campsites are available around the river which is often frequented by wildlife; such as wombats and Rosellas – that are quite used to people.


Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve

Tower Hill is, in fact, a sedentary volcano located 9 miles from Port Fairy. The now verdant crater is home to a staggering array of wildlife; which in fact are visible right from the vehicle. Look out for koala, kangaroo and emu amongst a few while walking to the summit of the crater will reward you with breathtaking views of the southern seas. If you are intent on taking in all the park has to offer, consider joining one of the guided walkabout tours that are offered at the park.


Art Galleries of Melbourne

Visiting the many fabulous free art galleries of Melbourne is a must for all culture buffs. Contemporary to indigenous exhibits are available for your browsing pleasure. The best international exhibits and work of prominent, as well as up-coming artists, are displayed at the diverse Melbourne art galleries.

Offering you all the comforts of home and conveniences of a hotel stay are the popular Melbourne serviced apartments. These modern abodes are the newest rage amongst tourist who wish to move to their own schedule. Choose one that is centrally located within the Melbourne CBD and enjoy convenient travelling to attractions of your choice. Well located in Melbourne is the Somerset on Elizabeth Melbourne.


Erskine Falls

Just another stunning free attraction around Melbourne; the Erskine Falls is one of the most beautiful attractions located along the Great Ocean Road. The falls drop a full 30 metres into a lush forest cover.An invigorating walking track to the summit will take you across verdant forests; while the over 300 steps that make up the walking track promise a stimulating experience.