What To Do In Melbourne During The Winter
If you have visited Melbourne or you are a local resident, then you will know that Melbourne endures warm summers, fantastic springs, mild autumns and crisp winters. After the Autumn period between March to May, Melbourne starts to chill out a little bit during the Winter season.
Between June and August the average daily temperature is between 7 and 17 degree celsius with an average monthly rainfall of around 49 mm.
When the weather gets colder in Melbourne the city starts to come alive with food festivals, shows, theatre, markets and much more.
In this blog Travel Safe Coach Hire can provide you with a few ideas you can do during the winter period. Should you require low-cost, friendly bus hire with a driver in Melbourne then contact us today!
If you are looking for somewhere to go skiing from Melbourne then there are a few places you can get to from the city. If you fancy a bit of snow action then organise a ski tour to Mt Buller or Mt Baw Baw are both around two to three hours drive from the melbourne.
These are both well worth a visit if you enjoy either snowboarding or skiing.
If you head over to the Queen Victoria market, which is located opposite the Nomads Melbourne, this market is a fantastic place to find fresh fruit, vegetables and cheese. There are plenty of hot drinks stalls so be sure to grab yourself a hot chocolate, mulled wine or hot cider and then walk round and explore the area.
The night market is usually bustling with live music , international food stalls, food truck and other stalls and performers. There are also plenty of stalls to grab yourself a souvenir, clothes and some jewelry too.
During the winter, especially the winter holiday, you will start to see the heart of Southbank being transformed into an action=packed winter wonderland. This is when Eureka Skydeck will present the giant Melbourne Ice Slide for children, parents and something for the whole family to enjoy.
Head Over To A Cat Cafe
Get indoors and head to Australia’s first Cat Cafe! Located right by Queen Victoria Market, the cafe allows you to sip on a coffee or grab a feed in the company of Cats. The cats are rescued and live in the cafe – and they are super cute! There are limited spaces so it is best to book ahead online here.
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