Eltham is near a range of colorful Melbourne’s more popular attractions. The Doncaster Shopping Centre and the Northland Shopping Centre are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. If time permits, be sure to also visit Fairfield Boathouse and the Pipeworks Fun Market.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many unique cultural highlights in and around Eltham. Explore, admire and discover in the various museums including Abbotsford Convent in Abbotsford.
There are also some interesting venues and parks that will entertain the entire family. These include the Studley Park Boathouse in Kew. Snap photos, browse the educational displays and discover animal biodiversity at the Collingwood Children's Farm in Abbotsford.
There are many natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. The natural reserves such as Martin Reserve in Fawkner, show visitors the species of flora and fauna that flourish in the local area. Read a book or newspaper in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Fawkner Memorial Park in Fawkner and the Yarra Bend Park in Kew.
If you love to play golf, take a trip to the Croydon Golf Club at Yering Meadows in Yering. It’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors.
If you love to find a great deal, browse the Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre in Richmond.
There are some great activities for those without children, such as the Carlton and United Breweries in Abbotsford.
Get to know the local heroes in Melbourne by catching a game at Hisense Arena, the stomping ground of the Melbourne Tigers and the Melbourne Vixens. Fans of popular music can also check out the stadium’s program to see if there is a concert on during their stay.
Finding somewhere suitable to base yourself within Eltham is easy. The Sleep & Go, Preston, the Rydges Hotel Bell City, Preston and the Amora Riverwalk Melbourne, Richmond are among the most popular accommodation options here.