More than just your average walking tour. Melbourne is a shopper’s paradise and this tour gives you the chance to take advantage of it. Enjoy a three hour walking tour of the hidden shopping gems of Melbourne with time to shop for high quality, locally made items for yourself, or gifts for friends and family at home.
The tour starts in the heart of Melbourne at Federation Square. Explore the Koorie Heritage Centre with authentic South East Australian Aboriginal designed and/or crafted products. Visit a gallery featuring glass, sculpture and jewellery all handmade by established and emerging Australian artists.
A short walk takes us to Lightning Ridge Opal Mines for an opal lesson from their highly experienced staff including cutting, polishing and types of opals. Lightning Ridge carry a great selection of unset opals for all budgets as well as a range of wonderful opal gifts and expertly crafted jewellery.
Explore Melbourne’s famous arcades and laneways, discovering hidden treasures, from delicious locally produced confectionery, jewellery, kangaroo and emu leather products, homewares made from Australian timber and unique souvenirs before finishing up at a shop selling genuine Ugg boots and other sheepskin products.
Children's price is for children under the age of 15
Walking tour of shops in Melbourne with shopping time Dedicated tour host
Days of operation:
Departure details: 11/08/17 - 31/03/20
Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat: 10:00am - 01:00pm
Bearbrass Tours incorporates Melbourne Sports Tours, Melbourne Shopping Experiences and Show Me Melbourne.
They offer interactive guided tours of Melbourne and its surrounds and offer fully customised private tours as well as their regularly scheduled public tours.
Regular tours include a range of small to large group tours of Melbourne's sporting, fashion, history and local culture. The experienced and knowledgeable hosts offer an inside knowledge into Melbourne by means of personal guided tours.
All tour hosts are locals, born and bred in Melbourne with a passion for their city and a genuine desire to share their knowledge and favourite places with you.
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