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Melbourne Star Observation Wheel

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Melbourne Star invites you to experience Melbourne in a whole new way - day or night. Take a flight of discovery through the Melbourne skies and see the city from a different perspective. Melbourne Star gives you a unique introduction to the city...more
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101 Waterfront Way, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
Docklands
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+61 86889688
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Being scared of heights my wife had to convince me to go for a ride on this wheel..It took a lot of convincing particularly as I found out it never stopped and traveled very slowly (it takes 30 minutes to do one rotation), however all...More

Thank Matt270653
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Matt270653, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you and your wife enjoyed the Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you haven’t been on any of the other observation wheels that the world has to offer, give this one a go. Having experienced others, this was not good. I don’t think that the Melbourne Docklands is the best location, there wasn’t really anything very...More

Thank Wanderer379
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Wanderer379, thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to review us. Melbourne Star is proud to be located in Melbourne's waterfront precinct which offers not only a view of the city skyline, but showcasing Melbourne's ever changing industrial dexterity as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a morning ride together with my family. It was fun and it gives an informative commentary. Nice views of the Melbourne skyline from the top. Kids enjoyed lot.More

Thank Jayhart1597
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Jayhart1597, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you and your family enjoyed the Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a fun eveing with my 5year old when we took a ride on the Melbourne star last week. Besides learning more about Melbourne's history and getting a birds eye view of famous landmarks, we got to see an awesome sun set :) I...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Ashwin N, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you and your family enjoyed the Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went at midday on a Thursday and it wasn’t busy at all. It was really quick to get through and into the pod. The pod was air conditioned on a hot day and although i don’t like heights I felt very safe. I’m not sure...More

Thank Amanda C
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Amanda C, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you enjoyed your Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 10, 7, & 5 year olds enjoyed the melbourne star. It does take half an hour for a full rotation and definitely don’t go if your children might need the toilet during this time, or are scared of heights! But otherwise it was fun,...More

Thank Kate A
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Kate A, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you and your family enjoyed the Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Melbourne Star is the biggest observation wheel in Southern Hemisphere They have so many fun activities for kids around the wheel like the rides, restaurants and heaps of shopping in the diacritics Docklands - a perfect day out all in the heart of Melbourne overlooking...More

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Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi RidhimaDK, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you enjoyed your Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit! Kind Regards, the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I knew this thing moved slowly but it actually moves at a glacial pace, stopping completely at some points. This slow pace would be fine if it we hadn’t been cooking inside the cabin. They had the heat on full blast and we were all...More

Thank dancingqueen8920
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi dancingqueen8920, thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to review us - our cabins are fully temperature-controlled, so any insights our guests provide are greatly appreciated as it assists with improving the quality of the experience. We're sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here yesterday on holiday from Scotland and it was fantastic the views from the top was amazing looking all around the Melbourne skyline. The pods were roomy and the talk while onboard was very informative definitely worth a visitMore

Thank kuthill31
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi kuthill31, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you enjoyed your Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit! Kind Regards, the...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Very interesting structure. As a Melbournian didn't think much of it, possibly because I've done other exciting things...as for a tourist it will be an experience and a wonderful site and the views are great. It's a great way to see Melbourne and the surrounds....More

Thank Geoff G
Melbourne S, Manager at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Geoff, Thank you for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your insight and are very glad to hear you enjoyed your overall Melbourne Star experience. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you again on your next visit! Kind Regards, the...More

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Carla Z
11 April 2018|
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Response from Melbourne S | Property representative |
Hi Carla, Thank you for your question. Yes - we accept companion cards. Just present this at our ticketing booth and our friendly staff will be more than happy to assist you. Kind Regards, Melbourne Star Team
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Haylee G
21 March 2018|
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Response from Melbourne S | Property representative |
Hi Haylee G, Thanks for your question. At the moment we are only able to serve light canapes and drinks inside our cabins. These will need to be pre-booked with us directly. Kind Regards, Melbourne Star Team
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allaning
7 March 2018|
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Response from mmmmt1 | Reviewed this property |
It moves very slowly, so if you're driving past, it will look like it's not moving at all.
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