Melbourne's vibrant cafe culture
Enjoying local stories
The r-edeveloped area of Southbank
Southbank and the Yarra River

Melbourne By Foot

Tour operated by: Melbourne By Foot

Address: 1 Cnr Flinders & Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 13 0031 1081  |  Mobile: 0418 394 000  


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Melbourne By Foot offers a relaxed cultural tour covering a range of topics from Aboriginal history, early settlement and colonial times through to modern day sport, art and music culture. The walk is a journey through the city that takes in our famed laneways and alleyways as well as many of the iconic buildings of Melbourne including The Melbourne Cricket Ground, Federation Square and Eureka Tower.

This is the first stop on your journey of discovery here in Melbourne. When you arrive in Melbourne, take the Melbourne By Foot walking tour and we will equip you with the knowledge you need for your stay. If you aren't a local, we want you to feel like one.

Tour pricing information (GST included)

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Includes coffee, tea and hot chocolate as well as a list of 'hot' things to do in Melbourne.



Price includes coffee, tea and a friendly guide eager to show you a unique side of the city.


Cancellation and booking policy

They request that bookings are made with at least 24 hour notice. Bookings can sometimes be accepted at short notice. Cancellations must be made with at least 48 hours notice. If the tour is is to be affected by extreme weather conditions all participants will be contacted by phone regarding the tour.

Days of operation

Tour departs at 1pm each day. Bookings essential

Departure details: 16/07/11 - 30/06/15

Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Tour starting location

Federation Square

Mode of transport

  • Walk


  • Guided walks


  • Walking


  • Guide
  • Public telephone
  • Public transport


  • English

Melbourne By Foot is the most convenient and best value walking tour of Melbourne, Australia's cultural capital.

They know what it is like to arrive in a foreign city and be bogged down with information on where to go and what to see. They have taken the best qualities of Melbourne and packaged it into a relaxed and entertaining walk. A great orientation for first time travellers and a must for regular visitors and Melburnians with a thirst for local knowledge.

Melbourne By Foot was designed to give participants a great insight into life here in the city. The walk covers a range of traditional topics including Aboriginal history, early settlement and colonial times. There is a healthy sprinkling of sport, art and music which are all facets that make this city a vibrant melting pot of culture. Melbourne By Foot have recently launched a new tour called The Beer Lovers Guide to Melbourne

The cultural walk is a weaving journey through the heart of the city which takes in Melbourne's famed lane ways, arcades and hidden corners. From the quaint streets of the Quarter you will also visit some of the iconic structures of the city including Federation Square, the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Eureka Tower.

The friendly guides are all 'big on Melbourne'. They pride themselves on their local knowledge and the tours not only highlight the sites, history and stories of Melbourne, but provide guests with an insight into local events and things to do. If you aren't a local, they want you to feel like one.

Tours can be catered for large or private groups, corporate teams and school groups.

At only $40 with daily departures, there is only one way to see Melbourne.. by foot.

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