North Melbourne Visitor Information
Welcome to North Melbourne!
North Melbourne is a vibrant suburb located just 2km from Melbourne's CBD. Here are some interesting things to see and do in the area:
Queen Victoria Market
The Queen Victoria Market, also known as "Vic Market", is a must-visit attraction in North Melbourne. It is the largest open-air market in the Southern Hemisphere and offers a wide variety of fresh produce, meat, seafood, clothing, souvenirs and more. The market is open five days a week from Tuesday to Saturday.
The Melbourne Zoo is located in North Melbourne and is home to over 300 species of animals from Australia and around the world. Visitors can see elephants, lions, tigers, zebras, monkeys, reptiles and more. The zoo also offers various activities and events throughout the year.
Flemington Racecourse, home of the iconic Melbourne Cup, is located in North Melbourne. The racecourse hosts various events throughout the year, including the Melbourne Cup Carnival in November.
Arts House is a contemporary arts centre located in North Melbourne. It hosts a variety of performances, exhibitions, workshops and events throughout the year. It is known for its experimental and innovative approach to the arts.
North Melbourne is easily accessible by public transport. The 57 tram runs along Errol Street, and the North Melbourne train station is located on Macaulay Road. There are also numerous bus routes servicing the area.
There are numerous accommodation options in North Melbourne, ranging from budget hostels to luxury hotels. Some popular options include the City Edge North Melbourne, Naughtons Parkville Hotel and Rydges on Swanston.
Visit North Melbourne
North Melbourne is a diverse and exciting suburb with something for everyone. Whether you're interested in food, culture, arts, nature or sports, you're sure to find something of interest here. Come and explore North Melbourne for yourself!