What's free in Melbourne over the long weekend
Free events, markets, pop-ups and live music on in Melbourne this long weekend.
Ron Barassi Senior Park
Recreational space by the waterfront with a playground and barbecues.
Parliament Gardens Reserve
This small triangular park is a pleasant respite at the Spring Street end of town.
A tranquil green edge to Melbourne's government buildings precinct.
A popular park in South Yarra, with tennis facilities and meandering paths.
University of Melbourne
The oldest university in Victoria, with landscaped gardens and interesting architecture.
A great spot to laze around or have a barbecue by the Yarra River.
Planted with eucalypts, this inner-city park sits on the site of former rail yard.
A sculpture park designed by internationally renowned artist Callum Morton.
Five free must-do Melbourne walks
It’s time to get out and about in the city. Have a wander with these free guides.
JJ Holland Park
Home to kids playgrounds, a skate park and the local community centre.
Secret gardens and majestic parks
Take a walk through Melbourne’s lush parks and gardens.
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
A picturesque haven for recreation and a key botanical resource for research and conservation.
Trin Warren Tam-boore
An urban wetland over five hectares on the edge of Royal Park.
A park beside the Yarra River commemorating the landing of the first settlers.