Melbourne

Melbourne

Melbourne, the capital of Victoria, is the second largest city in Australia. Its multicultural atmosphere is set amongst Victorian-era buildings and gorgeous parkland. It has a population of just over 3 million people, and is a picturesque place with so much to offer the visitor and resident alike. Melbourne is spread around Port Phillip Bay. The city itself is laid out in a large rectangle and boasts a lively and cosmopolitan pulse. It sits on the northern banks of the Yarra River, about five kilometres from the bay.

Events and Attractions

Melbourne hosts a large number of events and attractions. Here are just a few.



Impact Location

Impact English College is located a few minutes from the amazing Southern Cross Station , with access to all of the Melbourne Metropolitan, Country and Interstate train and bus services, and is very close to the Melbourne's newest development - Docklands .

Central Melbourne
Melbourne is a very easy city to get around. The layout of the city means that new arrivals can find their way around very easily. Maps

City fringe
Extending around the bay are a number of inner suburbs, each with its own distinct character and personality. A short tram ride from the city centre, Melbourne's suburban neighbourhoods are a must see for anyone wanting to experience what life here is really all about.

Melbourne Locations
Melbourne is a city with something for everyone. Chic fashion stores, trendy laneway cafés and bars, botanic gardens, sports stadiums, elegant Victorian-era streetscapes to Manhattan-style skyscrapers, film and food festivals to galleries and opulent theatres, Melbourne has an activity and attraction that will interest you.

Phillip Island

The Great Ocean Road

Yarra Valley Wineries


Winter Sport

First time in Melbourne? Here are some useful websites to help you find your way:

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au
http://www.visitvictoria.com/
http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/info.cfm?top=23&pg=966
http://www.visitmelbourne.com/
http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/australia/melbourne/

Public Transport Information :
http://www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au/

Enjoy some of Australia's best eating and drinking, explore historic arcades and laneways lined with cafes and boutiques and see sporting spectaculars, art exhibitions and performing arts productions throughout the year.

Pubs, bars and nightlife