Say goodbye to 2020 and welcome the new year from the top of Melbourne at Eureka Skydeck! Come and join our NYE celebration with two sessions available, Sunset Session from 7:00pm to 9:45pm, NYE Countdown Session from 10:15pm to 12:30am (adults only). Complimentary Champagne or soft drink on arrival per guest, cheese box, licensed bar, […]
The City of Melbourne turns 181 years old this month, so to celebrate we have looked back into the archives to see how Melbourne has changed over the years. Check out these five Melbourne Flashback beauties.
Flinders Street Station
You may have heard people referring to “I’ll meet you under the clocks!”. That famous catch phrase is referring to Australia’s first railway station. This cultural icon of Melbourne was completed in 1909.
Swanson Dock – Port Melbourne
Built not that long ago (1969) the Swanson Dock is the centre of Australia’s International container trade. Only 2km from CBD, it was built to improve congestion in the port and provide the first container shipping terminal in Melbourne.
Image Credits: Port of Melbourne Corporation
Royal Exhibition Centre
To celebrate the riches found during the gold rush, the Royal Exhibition Centre was built in 1880! To show case Melbourne’s achievements, we hosted our first international exhibition.
Government House was opened in 1876 designed specifically to house the Governor of Victoria, Built in Italian style, it was called the grandest house in Australia. With its tower 145 feet tall it can be seen for miles .
Little Collins Street
Little Collins Street is a minor street in the CBD, taking its name from Collins Street. Collins Street was named after Lieutenant-Governor David Collins who led a group of settlers in establishing a short-lived settlement at in the early 19th century.
Image Credits: Melbourne Curious
Recent News & Events
THE SKY IS THE LIMIT! Following the recent announcements by the Victorian Government of the easing of restrictions, the team at Skydeck is thrilled to announce the reopening of Eureka Skydeck, just in time for the school summer holidays! Eureka Skydeck will be open from December the 18th, trading from Midday through to 10 pm, […]
For a Christmas gift with a difference, give the gift of Melbourne with a Ticket to Eureka Skydeck. Perfect for the whole family and guaranteed to create memories that will last a lifetime. The holiday season is a perfect time to surprise that special someone with an unforgettable gift experience atop the Southern Hemisphere’s highest […]