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Home to major cultural attractions, world-class events, tourism experiences and an array of restaurants, bars and specialty stores, Federation Square is Melbourne's meeting place - a local hang-out and one of Victoria's most popular tourist...more
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Corner Swanston and Flinders Streets, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9655 1900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to see Alice in wonderland amazing. Great for families and grandparents to take grandchildren to. Well priced lots of eateries just opposite the flinders streets clocks.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Federation square has some of the ugliest buildings in Melbourne but it is the place to find ACMI and some other museums. The visitors center can help you book a tour or give directions and there are bars and restaurants there as well.

Thank tjroelse
Reviewed 1 week ago

as per the title of this review depends whats on. the majority of times i have ventured across the road to Federation Square I regret it. From a distance it looks interesting but once get you up close you kinda wish you hadnt bothered, yet...More

Thank Sisogo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Federation square is amazing, they have constantly changing attractions and exhibitions, for instance last time we were in Melbourne they had food trucks and ice skating and this time they had a vintage market that sold beautifully handmade and vintage wares. The cafes/bars are great...More

Thank 235meganh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located across from Flinders Station. To access trams Lots ppl always about in large open area. Has a visitor info centre. Lots of pubs restaurants , galleries nearby. Worth a visit.

Thank Gary094
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique shards make the tapestry of contemporary and inspirational architecture in a hue of sandstone and metal. A new space where there is always something on. With Free Wifi and a very helpful Visitor Center. Explore the story of Federation story inside the Atrium enroute...More

Thank Gerald TC L
Reviewed 1 week ago

great meeting point to meet with friends and then head out and see the rest of the city/ Loads of different restaurants available with different cuisines to suit everyones tastes. Central stage available and used during events.. Oprah was here.... lol if your hungry grab...More

Thank dimnjp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Federation Square is a great meeting place central to all things Melbourne. Directly opposite Flinders Street Station, you can access trams, trains and Yarra river cruises all within a stone's throw. It's a cultural hub, right on Swanston Street making it close to Degraves boutique...More

Thank misshazeyeyed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Federation Square is a very nice open public space free for all and it includes FREE WI-FI! What is not to like? Get there for free internet and info at the visit centre also.

Thank James A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You must pass by here if you get to Melbourne, this is where Melbourne's identity gets clear to you. Heaps of things to see and do, and from there you could easily reach and part of Melbourne and visit lots of remarkable attractions on foot.

Thank kmaarouf
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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