6 Fun Things to Do for Free in Melbourne

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If your purse needs a day off, don’t feel like you need to stay in the hotel all day. Here are fun things to do in Melbourne which are totally free.

Screen Worlds

Screen Worlds is a free exhibit which tells the story of moving image. It is located inside the Australian Center for the Moving Image.


The City Circle Tram

If you want to explore the city without spending a dime, jump on a City Circle Tram. They are entirely free for everyone.

The Royal Botanical Gardens

If you want to escape the buzzing city for an afternoon, these tranquil and beautiful gardens are a perfect place to escape to.

Go to a festival event

Melbourne hosts festivals all year round and many of the events are free. For example, you can watch fireworks and the parade at Moomba.

Check out some street art

If you like street art, head down to the laneways to visit some of Melbourne’s most colorful and brilliant murals.

Head to the beach

St Kilda is a fantastic beach with a great pier. It doesn’t cost a thing to enjoy the fabulous skyline views and soak up some sun.