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Address: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Quaint, historical & characterful

I always take my visitors to Williamstown (or Willy as it's known to locals). It's a lovely place to just go an wander around, with historical buildings and views over the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Kawaskuri
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I always take my visitors to Williamstown (or Willy as it's known to locals). It's a lovely place to just go an wander around, with historical buildings and views over the harbour, picnic areas and shopping. It's got quaint cafes and fine dining, a rich maritime history, lovely botanical gardens and a beach to boot. Willy is a little out... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been there several times with friends and family and like to visit the town again. Scenic views on the bay, marine, very popular beach, great choice of cafes and restaurants.

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Thank nosimonov
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice place for lunch with many restraunts. lovely to walk around the sea. Good bar- b- qeu. Facilities in the parks. The beach near to the botanical gardens is quite nice. And the Botanical gardens are nice and shady on a hot day. There is a ferry that takes you to the city and St Kilda.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy reach with train from Flinders this suburb is nice to visit for interesting restaurants and nice views over the city. Stop at Williamstown beach and walk down to a sheltered beach.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the river cruise to Williams town. Numerous restaurants and a few shops, not great shopping. Nice quiet community. Not much else to see but worth visiting once.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of beautiful shops and cafes to explore and enjoy. A walk along The Strand and look back at Melbourne CBD during the day or night is enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a Melbourne River Cruise to Williamstown and were delighted with this quaint little village. The lovely marina has plenty to look at as well as the HMAS Castlemaine a museum in a big ship. The park on the foreshore is lovely and there are a couple of fish and chip shops where you can grab a bite and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I was growing up in the next suburb Williamston was a down at heel old town that because of all the government land in its boundary didn't get enough rate revenue to maintain the roads properly! Melbourne's first port, before the Yarra was diverted and dredged to make it navigable, Williamston once had over 100 pubs to serve the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Williamstown is a nice place to visit. Whenever I'm staying in Victoria I like to visit Williamstown, there are several fantastic ice-cream shops around, and you may even see the possums in the trees!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love to walk here. Excellent view, lots of restaurants, cafes and few nice shops. Ferry to Southbank.

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