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  • Melbourne City

    The KICSS 2012 conference site will be located near the city centre of Victoria - Melbourne, one of the world's most liveable city.

    City of Melbourne

  • An all time favorite.

    See Australia's fairy penguins at Philip Island, located south of Melbourne. Your family is guaranteed to love these cute little fellows!

    Penguin Parade at Philip Island

  • Witness the greatness of nature!

    Travel along the great ocean road and see the remaining Apostles before they are gone. Located in the south west of Melbourne, it's one sight that you do not want to miss.

    Great Ocean Road

  • The koala is not a bear, but you will want to hug it!

    The koala is not found in Tasmania or Western Australia so don't miss them when you are here.

    Koalas!

  • Love the finer things in life?

    The yara valley regions north of Melbourne is one spot that you do not want to miss. Great wines, food and nature all within a short drive!

    Wineries

  • Nobu? Rockpool? Maze? It's all here!

    Or you are after a culinary adventure of the world, it's all within 10kms of the city centre!

    Melbourne, the food capital

  • The national symbol of Australia

    Kangaroos, they were featured on coins and used as emblems, logos and mascots. So now it's time to see them in real-life.

    Kangaroos

  • Ready for a walkabout?

    You have seen it on the movies, now find out more about indigenous Australians in Melbourne.

    Australian Aborigines

About Melbourne

Melbourne is a city that knows how to live. Choose from high-end cuisine to low brow rock gigs, plays, festivals and blockbuster sporting events, all taking place across a city full of parks, gardens and historic architecture.

Check out the various tourist attraction from the rotating banner on this site, or visit the following official sites about Melbourne attractions, accomodation and other information about Victoria.

http://www.visitvictoria.com/
http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au

Things to do

Only minutes from Melbourne's CBD, accommodation at Rydges on Swanston Melbourne is an easy walk to the vibrant cafes and restaurants of the famous Lygon Street, as well as the sights and tastes of the Queen Victoria Markets. There's easy access to CBD Melbourne, Carlton Gardens, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne Museum, IMAX theatre, Melbourne Zoo, National Gallery of Victoria, Victorian Arts Centre, Flemington Racecourse, Southgate Shopping Centre, Crown Casino, MCG and Telstra Dome.

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