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.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Melbourne Crime tour
Full tour of Melbourne's criminal past, included in the price is the City Watch House experience at the Old Melbourne Gaol and half price entry into the gaol if you wish.
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
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 a unique half day Melbourne Crime Tour. Go West pride themselves on providing truly memorable small group touring experiences. Guides provide a very interactive and engaging service that is the envy of other tour operators.
With hotel pick ups in the inner city and St Kilda area for the full day tours. Their tours make the most of a full day creating a memorable experience. Wine and cheese tasting, a trip to a chocolate factory, Koala Conservation Centre, the Nobbies and the Philip Island Penguin Parade is a great day out.
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.
The Melbourne Crime Tour experience explores Melbourne's criminal past discovering notorious crimes. Murders, mobsters and mayhem await as you discover the darker side of Melbourne. Walk in the footsteps of notorious criminals as you explore Melbourne's seedy underbelly on a four hour tour through the scenes of some of the city's most infamous criminal events.
Go West Tours is a genuinely innovative tour operator. The first Australian tour operator to offer a fully mobile personal audio translation service. Customers may receive the tour information in any of thirteen international languages.
These languages include Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Japanese, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Thai and Malaysian.
Please view the website for further information on tours or contact for further information.
The reservation line is available 24 hours.
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Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land