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Local Guide To Melbourne

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Best way to see Melbourne

Matthew is the perfect guide with a good mix of facts, fun and personality to tell you everything... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
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Fantastic day! Matthew is fantastic.

Matthew is amazing. His local knowledge is extensive and he is so friendly and upbeat. I’m so glad... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Deborah G
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Local Guide To Melbourne offers a walking tour of Melbourne. Starting outside the State Library of Victoria, the tour snakes through the city's street art laneways and café laneways, offering information on Melbourne's history and culture. 12pm...more
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Melbourne, Victoria 328 Swanston St | By the Redmond Barry Statue, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Matthew is the perfect guide with a good mix of facts, fun and personality to tell you everything you need to know about the city centre. Myself and my boyfriend went on the tour and he still ran it even though there was just us....More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Matthew is amazing. His local knowledge is extensive and he is so friendly and upbeat. I’m so glad I took this tour as I was in town on my own and really unsure of what to see or where to start. Matthew also knows of...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 4 April 2018

matthew is melbourne personified. funny, friendly, clever, sparky. don't attempt a trip to this magical city without him

Thank Lorelei M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

5 stars all the way!! Matthew is brilliant and certainly knows what he’s talking about. Funny, engaging and worth it time and time again.

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Blonde Matthew's tour was fantastic. An amazing way to spend your first day in the city! Not only was he super informative but he took us to you place we'd never have discovered by ourselves. He recommended so many cool and interesting places that he...More

Thank Mawrgan S
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This was a great tour! Informative, entertaining, and incredible value for money. It’s so refreshing to see parts of the city with tips from a local who is as passionate and engaging as Matthew. I would recommend this to tourists, locals, and anyone who wants...More

Thank Bodie H
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Matthew gave us a great tour of Inner Melbourne (2 1/2hours) and showed us things and places we would never have found ourselves. His commentary was clear and interesting covering history from indigenous times right through to the modern day and how all these factors...More

Thank kitb296
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This tour is so informative and a really fun way to explore Melbourne.You’ll get to see Melbourne’s main attractions, plus some cheeky hidden gems! The tour guide Matthew is super friendly and a wonderful storyteller. Whether you want to find a hip place for a...More

Thank Paintwizard
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

My family came over from England for a visit and were looking for a fun way to get to know the city! Even after 4 years here I still couldn't have given them as fun and interesting a day out as Matt did! Congratulations on...More

Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I recommend this tour. I learned a lot and it was very intersting! You get to see and learn about many buildings, statues, streetart, history and eating places in the center, and on the end of the tour you get to see a wonderful wiew...More

Thank Maikensa
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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