Best Time To Visit Melbourne

The peak travel months to Melbourne are during the months of January, March, December.

Melbourne is the capital and most populous city of the state of Victoria. It has a population of 5 million with its residents referred to as “Melburnians”. The city is home to many of the best-known cultural institutions in the nation such as the Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Gallery of Victoria. It is the birthplace of Australian rules football and Australian contemporary dance. It has been recognised as a UNESCO City of Literature and a global centre for street art, live music and theatre.

Melbourne hosts annual international events such as the Australian Grand Prix, the Australian Open and the Melbourne Cup. It also hosted the 1956 Summer Olympics and the 2006 Commonwealth Games. The EIU currently ranks it the second most liveable city in the world. It was ranked as the world’s most liveable city for seven years in a row, from 2011 to 2017.  Melbourne has the largest urban tram network in the world.

Map of Melbourne