Many of Melbourne’s highlights can be found close to Thomastown, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Pipeworks Fun Market and the Fawkner Memorial Park are amongst the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Also worth checking out are Martin Reserve and the Northland Shopping Centre.
One of the nicest ways to experience the countryside is to hit the fairways at the area’s excellent courses such as the Northern Golf Club in Fawkner.
An important local icon is Hisense Arena, which is home to the Melbourne Tigers basketball team in summer and the Melbourne Vixens netball team in autumn. This multi-purpose stadium is also a first rate live performance venue, so be sure to browse the stadium’s gig guide to see what’s on during your visit.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after a busy day discovering the delights of Thomastown, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Best Western Airport Motel and Convention Centre, Attwood, the Sleep & Go, Preston, or the Rydges Hotel Bell City, Preston.