Albert Park Vacations
Collins Street, Docklands and Port Melbourne, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
Albert Park has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Browse the various museums and exhibit spaces the Melbourne Arts Centre and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image. Popular galleries, include the National Gallery of Victoria and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art in Southbank.
Looking for ways to keep the kids busy? Discover some of the child-friendly close by. Stop by Melbourne Aquarium, to experience some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Stretch your legs and visit a local beach, such as the South Melbourne Beach in Middle Park. Enjoy the waterfront at the Albert Park Lake.
If golf is your passion, visit the Albert Park Golf Course. It’s a great way to get out and enjoy the fresh air.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, amble through the various stores at the South Melbourne Market in South Melbourne, the DFO South Wharf in Southbank and the Crown Entertainment Complex.
You’ll find Albert Park’s sporting heart at the iconic Etihad Stadium, home turf of the popular Carlton Football Club Australia rules football (AFL) team in summer. Etihad Stadium also offers interesting tours when there is no game on, giving sports fans a chance to learn about the stadium’s inner workings and about sports heroes from the past.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after a busy day discovering the many charms of Albert Park, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Travelodge Docklands, the Travelodge Southbank Melbourne, or the Hilton Melbourne South Wharf.