Discover the fascinating history of Melbourne Observatory, built in the early 1860s as Melbourne’s home of weather forecasting, time keeping and star charting. Gain a backstage view of this historic building and see the amazing Australian night sky brought into focus with our powerful heritage telescopes.

Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 10/09/18 - 24/09/18

    Mon: 08:00am - 09:30pm

  • Departure details: 01/10/18 - 26/11/18

    Mon: 09:00am - 10:30pm

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Gardens has been a treasured part of Melbourne’s cultural life for more than 165 years - much loved by generations of Victorians, as well as by many visitors from interstate and overseas.

It is a picturesque haven for recreation and an important resource for education, conservation, science and horticulture. Melbourne Gardens extends over 38 hectares and houses a collection of more than 8,500 species of plants from around the world, including amazing and diverse plant collections.

Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

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