About Melbourne

Melbourne is an international, multi-cultural city of five million people.
It has been consistently rated the most liveable city in the world since 2010 and has a renowned food, wine, and coffee culture.

Check out the official Visit Victoria website for the things you can do and see in Melbourne.

Things to See

  • CBD: Iconic laneways, the Melbourne Museum, the NGV and other art galleries, the Victoria Markets.
  • Parks and views: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Rod Laver Arena, Eureka Skydeck, Fitzroy Gardens, Carlton Gardens.
  • Neighbourhoods to wander through: Carlton, Fitzroy, Southbank, St Kilda.
  • Wine regions to explore: Mornington and Yarra Valley.
  • Adventures further out: Great Ocean Road, Philip Island, Brighton Beach.

Places to Eat
(in the CBD / near the conference venue)

  • Cafe Tre Sette (on campus)
  • Seven Seeds cafe (on campus)
  • Stovetop (on campus)
  • D.O.C. Pizza & Mozzarella Bar (Carlton / near campus)
  • + 39 Pizzeria (CBD)
  • Chin Chin (CBD)
  • Cookie (CBD)
  • Mamasita (CBD)
  • MoVida (CBD)
  • Pellegrini's Espresso Bar (CBD)
  • Portello Rosso (CBD)
  • Red Spice Road (CBD)