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Melbourne: Coffee, Culture & History of Collingwood Tour

Melbourne: Coffee, Culture & History of Collingwood Tour

From US$ 45.89 per person

Discover one of Melbourne's most vibrant inner-city neighborhoods and explore its history, culture, and street art. Visit a social enterprise café to enjoy a delicious coffee and croissant.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore the diverse suburb of Collingwood and learn how it has evolved into the hipster area of Melbourne
  • Visit a social enterprise café that employs and supports, disadvantaged youth
  • Enjoy a great coffee and a delicious croissant baked an in-house
  • Discover some of the best street art in Melbourne
Full description

Explore Collingwood and discover how it is also a neighborhood with history around every corner with a strong local community. Start off your walking tour with delicious coffee and croissant and then hit the streets to discover street art, art galleries, and historic shopping streets.  After beginning the tour with a freshly roasted coffee and in-house baked croissant at social enterprise cafe, set off to explore the backstreets to a historic brewery site.

Explore Smith Street, a historically significant shopping street, and visit the new development area of the Arts Precinct with an abundance of art galleries close by. Along the way discover another side to Collingwood and hear about the waves of migration to the area and take in the impressive mural on the nearby housing commission towers which is one of the largest of it's kind anywhere in the world.

See one of the most iconic live music venues in Melbourne and visit the incredible nearby Keith Haring mural. Finish the tour at a unique, local restaurant where you can try some of their tasty food if you're feeling hungry (at your own expense). Otherwise, your guide can provide you with recommendations of things to do and see in the local area to further explore Collingwood after the tour. All stops on this tour are fully accessible.

  • Local English-speaking guide,
  • Coffee (or similar alternative drink),
  • Croissant (or similar alternative pastry),
  • AUD $1 per person donation to our social enterprise partners
  • Additional food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Outside STREAT café, 66 Cromwell St, Collingwood VIC 3066 Google Maps Link:

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Reusable water bottle

Know before you go

  • This is a small group tour of a maximum of 12 people.
  • This tour will run rain, hail, or shine.
  • This is a child-friendly tour. Children under the age of 6 can join this tour free of charge, but please let us know in advance.
  • This tour can accommodate special dietary restrictions. Please notify at the time of booking of any dietary needs.
  • In the event that one of the planned venues will not be able to accommodate the group, a suitable alternative will be offered.
  • Effective December 1, 2021, travelers 18+ must show proof of their COVID-19 vaccination.
  • Children 6 to 17 must present a negative COVID-19 test (PCR or lateral flow) that was conducted within 72 hours, proof of recovery dated up to 9 months, or proof of vaccination.
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I very much enjoyed the tour- Tristan was a great informative guide and the walk had heaps of variety about Collingwood... its early history, sport, the arts, how its changed taking us to some of the projects that are helping to recycle some of the older buildings for modern use in the community

November 1, 2022

Product ID: 389109