Melbourne


Melbourne is located in Victoria, and it is probably the second most popular city on a traveler’s stay in Australia. Besides that, it also houses quite a few consulates from countries around the globe. Consulates can assist visitors with a number of services from notarizing documents to renewing passports. Visa assistance is also possible for both citizens and those wishing […]

Consulates in Melbourne


The New Zealand Consulate General in Melbourne is located on Collins Street just near the Williams Street/Collins Street tram station. New Zealand Consulate General Level 10, 454 Collins Street Melbourne Vic 3000 Telephone: +61 3 9642 1279 Fax: +61 3 9642 1586 Email: [email protected] General opening hours are from 9:00am to 12:30pm and from 1:30pm to 5:00pm Monday to Friday. […]

New Zealand Consulate General in Melbourne


The British Consulate General in Melbourne is located on Collins Street. The nearest train station is the Parliament Station. British Consulate General, Melbourne 17th Floor 90 Collins Street Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Telephone: (+61) (0) 3 9652 1600 Fax: (+61) (0) 3 9650 2990 General opening hours are from 9:00am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Public opening hours are from 10:00am […]

British Consulate General in Melbourne



The Consulate General of the United States in Melbourne is located on St. Kilda Road near the Albert Cricket Ground. The consulate provides visa services, as well as U.S. citizen services including passport services and notarials. U.S. Consulate General 553 St Kilda Road Melbourne, Victoria 3004 Telephone: (03) 9526-5900 Fax: (03) 9510-4646 General opening hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm […]

U.S. Consulate General in Melbourne


I play tennis for fitness – and to make my friends laugh – but I also watch professional players play tennis and sigh at the thought that I am so not talented (or don’t have the time to actually play enough to be any good). When the Australian Open started, obviously, I was glued to the sports channels and watched […]

You can still fly to Melbourne for the Australian Open


You probably caught the travel bug a while ago and now your thoughts include spending a year (or more) traveling around the world. But what does that mean? Where should you start? And how should you plan your trip in order to have few (not-so-nice) surprises. Budget Of course, the first question to ask yourself is how much this would […]

Australia – part of your round the world trip



For many travelers, the best time to go to Melbourne would be during the autumn months, between March to May. During these months, you will experience sunny days, hot temperature, plus the parks and the gardens as they can be still are attractive with foliage and plants. April Event in Melbourne Melbourne International Comedy Festival – This event is considered […]

April in Melbourne – Events, Weather and Travel Tips


Choosing to visit Melbourne in March is actually one of the best favors you can do to yourself. Not only because it is regarded as one of the culturally refined cities in the country, but also it is complete with entertainment, multicultural influences and mystery. Whether you turn to either direction, you will surely find yourself facing new individuals and […]

March in Melbourne – Events, Weather and Travel Tips


When visiting Melbourne, it’s a good idea to also plan some adventure along side checking out the free things to do in Melbourne and festivals. Aussies are fairly serious when it comes to their enjoyment and this is pretty obvious since Australia is known for its plethora of theme parks. Plus, the theme and amusements parks close (or in) Melbourne […]

Theme Parks Near Melbourne



Melbourne, Victoria is home to a variety of street markets, each representing the life and traditions of the city. Melbourne comprises a mesmerizing blend of fashion and glamor, various ethnic groups as well as sub-cultures. Enthusiasm for foods, good music and life are the things that unite them. Mix this with the outdoor climate of Melbourne and you are sure […]

Street Markets in Melbourne