Free Things To Do In Melbourne

Melbourne is one of Australia's best cities to find free things to do. From the art-filled laneways of the CBD & inner Suburbs, to the parks & walkways along the Yarra, you can find a million & one free things to do in Melbourne on any given day. Try the Queen Victoria Markets in Melbourne's CBD, or the Prahran Markets on a Sunday if you want to eat your way through miles of free samples, or even settle in for a picnic & use the Free BBQs in any number of picturesque spots in Melbourne's parks. If you're looking for something a bit more unique, go on a tour of the Steve Irwin Ship, or check out historical como house. Know a free activity in Melbourne that you can't find below? Upload & share it to thingdoer.com for everyone else to enjoy!

Free Entry To Historic Como House and Garden

Free Entry To Historic Como House and GardenToorak, VIC

Como House is a beautiful old mansion in South Yarra that surprisingly not too many people know about. You can go and sit in the gardens there for free which is really nice to do on a sunny day if you want to get away

Chill out at Prahran Sunday Market

Chill out at Prahran Sunday MarketSouth Yarra, VIC

Gotta love fresh markets! Prahran Market offers a delightful range of grocers, merchants and heaps of dining options for everyone. Great vibe over the weekend as the crowd packs in, weaving in and out of alleys to get

Ian Potter Foundation Children's Garden

Ian Potter Foundation Children's GardenMelbourne, VIC

Trying to find something to do with small children on a hot day, can be as problematic as on a rainy one! The answer, if you're in Melbourne, is the Children's Garden at the Royal Botanic Gardens. This purpose built

Walk The Tan

Walk The TanMelbourne, VIC

Walk around The Tan in South Yarra. The views of Melbourne are wonderful and the atmosphere around the Botanical Gardens is a heady mix of lush foliage and all the beautiful people exercising.

Amazing kids playground

Amazing kids playgroundSouth Melbourne, VIC

Skinners Adventure Playground is a very different and imaginative playground made out of recycled salvaged materials from the local community. The playground has different challenging equipment, cubbies, boardwalks and

Best 2016 street art...yet!

Best 2016 street art...yet!Fitzroy, VIC

Tucked in behind The Gertrude Hotel, is Melbourne street artist Ghostpatrol's newest piece in collaboration with Florence Blanchard and Kidacne. It replaces the previous one and is something to duck in through Napier St

Picnic in Carlton Gardens

Picnic in Carlton GardensMelbourne, VIC

A beautiful, quiet part of the city, right next to the Exhibition Centre and Melbourne Museum. A great place to have lunch, whether it's just as an individual outing or as a lunch location during a workday. Incredibly

Queen Victoria Markets

Queen Victoria MarketsWest Melbourne, VIC

If you're looking for something fun, easy and free to do when you have no idea and you don't mind crowds, Queen Victoria Markets is the thing for you; It's just a huge market, like a majorly huge market with lots and

Free meal at Hofbrauhaus

Free meal at HofbrauhausMelbourne, VIC

Think your stomach is (a lot) bigger than your wallet? Then skip past the pork knuckle & attempt the HofbrÀuhaus Schnitzel Challenge - a 1.5 Kilogram pork schnitzel, a big bowl of chips, and a Litre of

Explore Melbourne's hidden art scene

Explore Melbourne's hidden art sceneMelbourne, VIC

Amidst the hustle and bustle of Melbourne's busy CBD, sits a hidden icon of Melbourne's art scene. Hosier Lane is host to the city's best street art. Walking through the lane, it is impossible not to be amazed by the

Visit Laneways and Arcades

Visit Laneways and ArcadesNorthcote, VIC

Really good for shopping ! Get lost in the cute little streets of melbourne to find there interesting shops, bars or restaurants. A full of charms ballad but keep looking your credit card.

Visit Federation square

Visit Federation squareNorthcote, VIC

The famous Melbourne place is very nice to visit, with its modern and visual architecture. Walk outside and inside to enjoy it and make beautiful pictures with graphic compositions.

Visit The State Library

Visit The State LibraryMelbourne, VIC

There is no better place in Melbourne to feel like a learned individual. The reading room at the State Library is an exquisite place to feel the power of books and see an example of Gold Rush Melbourne's grandeur.

Watch the buskers

Watch the buskersThornbury, VIC

Every city has a unique culture and in Melbourne it has a culture of art. Naturally art is different to different people. It could be looking at a painting or it could be watching a busker in the street. Melbourne is

Watch a Melbourne sunset

Watch a Melbourne sunsetMelbourne, VIC

Melbourne's sunsets are unique. Each day you get to see different colors and shapes. I try to get home every day before sunset so I can sit down, relax and enjoy the view. This is something you can do from almost any