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Melbourne Greeter Service

Discover what locals love about Melbourne by taking a free two to four-hour walking orientation of the city, conducted by our trained and enthusiastic volunteers.​​​

Take a free walking orientation of Melbourne conducted by a knowledgeable local. Groups of up to four people can be accommodated and bookings are essential.

Orientations are available in English daily (excluding Good Friday and Christmas Day) and depart at 9.30am from the basement level of the Melbourne Visitor Centre at Federation Square (located on the corner of Flinders and Swanston streets).


Orientations in languages other than English are available including French, German, Greek. View the full list of languages and availability.


Bookings are required with at least 24 hours notice. Bookings can be made a maximum of four weeks prior to the orientation date.

Request your Melbourne Greeter Service orientation online

or book by phone 03 9658 9658 Monday to Friday (7.30am - 6pm) or
03 9658 9942 Saturday to Sunday (9am - 6pm)

Online booking requests received after hours or on the weekend will be responded to within two business days.

Cancellations or alterations to your booking

As this is a volunteer service, we ask that you call the above numbers if you need to cancel or amend your booking, with as much notice as possible.

Please note: the Melbourne Greeter Service is not a professional tour. Melbourne does have many fantastic professional tours, facilitated by professional tour guides.


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