THINGS TO DO
A LIST OF TOP RECOMMENDATIONS BY AIDC LOCALS TO GIVE YOU A TASTE OF WHAT ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST LIVEABLE CITIES HAS TO OFFER
01 Walk or run around the Tan Track located at the Royal Botanic Gardens
02 Explore the city’s Laneways (and bars)
03 Take a ride on the City Circle Tram
05 Step back in time and walk the road to the gallows in the Old Melbourne Gaol
Wominjeka! Welcome to Melbourne, known as the Kulin Nation to its traditional owners. Melbourne is rich in Indigenous culture, which we encourage you to explore on your visit to AIDC.
THE ABORIGINAL HERITAGE WALK
The Aboriginal Heritage Walk offers a rich and vibrant cultural experience and is one of the most popular tours at Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, a stone’s throw from the AIDC. Indigenous guides provide a unique insight into the history of both the Gardens and its traditional owners. Daily except Saturday, and bookings are essential.
THE KOORIE HERITAGE TRUST
The Koorie Heritage Trust is conveniently located at Federation Square and welcomes non-Indigenous people to learn about Victoria’s Indigenous cultural heritage. Exhibitions and cultural walks are available daily.
Food! Glorious Food! You can’t come to Melbourne without having a bite and a drink at one of the following CBD eateries and drinking spots.
A TASTE OF ASIA
LAID BACK BITES