Top Melbourne recommendations by visitors from the UK

Every year, Melbourne welcomes over 150,000 visitors from the UK. In November, we posed a single, simple question to them:

What is the one thing a visitor from the UK must do in Melbourne?

Chill out with a glass of Aussie red at one of the restaurants along the riverside.

Peter Simpson

Roberto Seba

Go to Acland Street & go into one of the amazing cake shops!

Charlotte Ann Williams

Chris Phutully

Remember to exhale. It’s breathtaking.

Lynne Brown

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Michelle Robinson

Go check out the National Gallery of Victoria. Spent hours in there, so much to see.

Adele McCarthy

Take a boat trip down the river to see all the landmarks.

Bernie Kerr

Kym Wallis

Go to St Kilda via Flinders Street Station.

Glynis Kaminski

Wine and cheese night in Victoria Market.

Paul Byrne

Visit the library in the city centre, it’s awesome and a beautiful building.

Gina Oakes

A wee gander along Southbank…and a lovely chilled glass!

Kay Johnston

Alejandro Muñiz Delgado

Chapel Street with all the quirky boutiques and lovely coffee shops.

Jacquie O’Connor

Albert Llausas

Visit Carlton Park {Gardens} at night and see the possums and night heron.

Chris Bruton

Enzo Amato

Meet someone under the clocks at Flinders Street Station, it has to be done.

Dave Nova Wainwright

Go to the top of Eureka Tower and see Melbourne from there before walking around town.

Richard Pickering

Take a tour of the MCG, better still visit when an AFL game is on. Its fantastic.

John Tray

Greg Elms

Don’t just stick to the usual tourist attractions. Check out the lanes for some great little restaurants and bars. Tapas at Movida is fabulous.

Karen Lloyd

Ride the trams but don’t leave your husband behind, unless you want to.

Pat Norris