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WiFi hotspots

Save on your data plan with free WiFi access. Most WiFi hotspots in Melbourne and Victoria are free, or free with purchase of a drink or snack.

Melbourne WiFi hotspots

Federation Square, by the Yarra River in Melbourne city has free WiFi. Find a comfortable spot in the square and log on.

Public libraries and museums across town offer free WiFi access.

You'll also find wireless internet hotspots around the city at many cafes, bars and restaurants. Pick up a list of locations from Melbourne Visitor Centre.

Victorian free public WiFi network

A free outdoor public WiFi network has been launched in central Melbourne, Ballarat and Bendigo.

Free WiFi is available at the following locations:

  • Central Melbourne: Queen Victoria Market, Queen Street/Victoria Street entrance area
  • Central Ballarat: Sturt Street at Queen Victoria Square, opposite Ballarat Town Hall
  • Central Bendigo: View Street Arts Precinct (Bendigo Art Gallery)

To access the network:

  • Locate your nearest WiFi hotspot
  • Go to the Wi-Fi settings on your mobile device and select VicGovFreeWiFi
  • Follow the prompts on the screen to connect
  • Start using WiFi

No details such as email, passwords, or other personal data, need to be provided to use the free WiFi.

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Visitor information

Wherever you go in Victoria, drop by a visitor information centre and chat with a local for tips to help you get the most out of your stay.