Police line
Watch tower
City watch house experience

Melbourne Crime Tour

Tour operated by: Go West Tours

Address: 10/167 Beavers Rd, Northcote, Victoria 3070

Phone: 03 9485 5290  |  Mobile: 0413 168 226  |  Freecall: 1300 736 551  

Email: info@gowest.com.au
Web: gowest.com.au

Book now

Walk in the footsteps of terror and delve into some of Melbourne's most notorious criminal events with Go West Tours.

The four hour tour encompasses many of the city's traditional landmarks as well as the locations of the bloodiest confrontations. You will discover the real locations of the most notorious crimes and also take a guided walk through many filming locations used in the creation of the famously high-rating television miniseries about Melbourne's Gangland War.

The guides will educate, inform and entertain you as they bring to life some of Melbourne's most infamous episodes; including the Hoddle Street Massacre, Queen Street Killing, Walsh Street Police Murders, Russell Street Bombing, Great Bookie Robbery, Samurai Sword Murders and the infamous Gangland War.

The tour terminates at the Melbourne City Watch House (entry included) for a real opportunity to put yourself in a criminal's place, and as a valued Melbourne Crime Tours customer, if you would like to continue your crime and justice experience you will you receive a 50 per cent discount on entry to the Old Melbourne Gaol.

Payment methods accepted

American Express  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Cancellation and booking policy

Passenger cancellation of any tour, in less than 24 hours prior to departure time will result in a 50 per cent refund of money paid. Cancellation in 12 hours prior to departure, or failure to take up a tour will result in a total forfeiture of tour fare. Processing fees apply for credit card payments.

Days of operation

Pickup from the Old Melbourne Gaol, contact for details.

Departure details: 01/06/13 - 01/06/14

Tue: 12:00pm - 4:30am

Thu: 12:00pm - 4:30am

Sat/Sun: 12:00pm - 4:30am

Tour starting location

Queen Street

Mode of transport

  • Coach
  • Coaster
  • Walk

Activities

  • City sightseeing

Experiences

  • Other

Facilities

  • Guide

Languages

  • English

Winner of the 2007 Australian Tourism Award for Best Tour and Transport Operator, Go West Tours operates daily small group day tours to the Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island and Yarra Valley.

Go West Tours pride themselves on providing truly memorable small group touring experiences. Their guides provide a very interactive and engaging service that is the envy of other tour operators.

The full day tours include complimentary hotel pick ups from locations in the inner city area.

The Penguin Parade day tour offers unique inclusions such as cheese and wine tasting, a visit to the Phillip Island Chocolate Factory, the Koala Conservation Centre, the Nobbies and of course the famous Philip Island Penguin Parade.

The beautiful Great Ocean Road is more than just a drive when you visit with Go West, stopping along the way, hearing the stories and getting in touch with nature and Australia's unique wildlife with an experienced and upbeat guide.

Go West Tours Yarra Valley Gourmet tour provides a well-rounded taste of the Yarra Valley's best food and wine products. So much more than just a winery tour, you'll taste the very best the valley has to offer.

Go West Tours is a genuinely innovative tour operator and was the first Australian tour operator to offer a fully mobile personal audio translation service. Customers may receive tour information in any of thirteen international languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Japanese, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Thai and Malaysian.

Opening hours

Please view the website for further information on tours or contact for further information.

Daily
The reservation line is available 24 hours.

Tourism awards

2007  - Victorian Tourism Awards  - Hall Of Fame

Memberships

  • Tourism Alliance Victoria
Parks Victoria Licence
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land

How to get here

Melbourne

Top