Walk or Take the Free Tram to Melbourne CBD Attractions
When you stay at the centrally located Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens, exploring Melbourne’s famous Central Business District couldn’t be easier. The beautiful Flagstaff Gardens and the ever-popular Queen Victoria Market are just a short stroll from our hotel, and Etihad Stadium and other Docklands attractions are within a walkable kilometre and a half. The Radisson is located within the CBD’s free tram zone, making it a breeze to reach the city’s major businesses and shopping hubs. Other attractions, including the delightful Melbourne Zoo, are a quick drive or railway ride away.
Attractions within walking distance include:
- Flagstaff Gardens (0.1 km)
An oasis of nature in Melbourne’s CBD, these historic gardens invite you to escape the bustle of the city and wander the tree-shaded paths.
- Queen Victoria Market (0.5 km)
A Melbourne landmark since the 1800s, Queen Vic offers seven hectares of local goods, from fresh fruit to free-range poultry to fine jewellery.
Phone: +61 (03) 9320 5822
- Melbourne Central Shopping Centre (0.4 km)
This iconic shopping centre features the enormous Glass Cone above a 19th-century brick tower. Come enjoy a day of shopping at nearly 300 stores, and then hit one of the food courts or the cinema before calling it a day.
Phone: +61 (03) 9922 1112
- Etihad Stadium (1 km)
Love Australian football? This 53,000-seat stadium is home to five Australian Football League teams: Carlton, Essendon, North Melbourne, St Kilda and Footscray (Western Bulldogs).
Phone: +61 (03) 8625 7700
- Emporium Melbourne (1.1 km)
Want to shop for a new look? The Emporium is Melbourne’s hub for fashion stores from designers around the globe, including Yellow Earth, Calvin Klein and Uniqlo.
Phone: +61 (03) 8609 8221
- Docklands (1.5 km)
Explore this family-friendly district that includes Wonderland Fun Park, the LEGO Education Centre, the Melbourne Star Ferris wheel and the shops at Harbour Town.
Phone: +61 (03) 8317 3400
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