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Walk through the Best of Melbourne

Gavin will take you for a trip around the city of Melbourne and tell you the stories of its history. Come with him as he takes you to the hotspots of Melbourne’s artistic life. During the trip, Gavin will also show some of Melbourne history. He will take you via the Melbourne Arts Centre - where theatre & concerts are played, Past one of Melbourne’s tallest buildings and show you the Crown Casino complex, he’ll also show you the world famous Melbourne Cricket Ground - where Australia game of football is played, as well as cricket, the majestic St Paul’s Cathedral and statues of explorer Matthew Flinders, Joan of Arc, and historical figure Sir Redmond Barry, via some Melbourne street art, with iconic alleyway, Hosier Lane, Through the theatre district to see both the Atheneum and Regent theatres, A quick trip on a tram, as well as local information of general Melbourne life (the city centre and shopping precinct), The City Library where Ned Kelly’s armour is located, and finish off where Gavin will give you some Australian Aboriginal history. This tour is mainly aimed at any persons interested in Melbourne life, history, and art so they take a “virtual” walk with Gavin like any local Melburnian would experience.

From Melbourne
Online Experience
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Australia
Upto 10 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time experience with a true-blue Australian tour guide aired from Melbourne
  • Wide variety of attractions from Melbourne Cricket Ground to Ned Kelly's armour
  • Learn about Melbourne life, history, and art on this “virtual” walk
Description

Come with me, as I take you to the hotspots of Melbourne and introduce you to its history in this Online Experience. Witness Melbourne's artistic vibe at the Melbourne Arts Centre where theatre shows and concerts are organised. We will then head towards the Crown Casino Complex, past one of Melbourne's tallest buildings. If you are a sports geek, then you will be enthralled to see the world-famous Melbourne Cricket Ground, the grandstand for cricket as well as football matches. Moving ahead, you will see the majestic St Paul’s Cathedral and statues of explorers Matthew Flinders, Joan of Arc, and historical figure Sir Redmond Barry. We will make our way through some streets and alleys like the famous Hosier Lane where you will get the chance to see some interesting street art. Waling through the theatre district, you will see both the Atheneum and Regent theatres. After taking a quick tram ride and sharing information about life in Melbourne, I will hop-off at City Library, where Ned Kelly’s armour is located. We will finish our experience after learning about Australian Aboriginal History. 

This tour is mainly aimed at any persons interested in Melbourne life, history, and art so they take a “virtual” walk with me like any local Melburnian would experience!

About this experience
Instructions
  • Since this tour involves travelling to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions
  • You can book this tour for 50 AUD per screen or as a private tour for 100 AUD and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
Know before you go
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed in your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be delivered via email shortly after the booking
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Gavin

My name is Gavin. I have been a tour guide for many years with my own historical walking tour. I have been a performer, comedian, filmmaker & musician for about 20 years. I have my own weekly internet sports show, I am regular on radio sports shows, and I am court announcer for professional basketball, ground announcer at the Marvel Stadium (football & cricket) and the Australian Open. I play video games about sports, and if you want to talk sports, I am your man. I am a cinephile and am currently involved in the production of my web-series, which will release after the pandemic.

From USD 39 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 1 day before the tour.