Walking in Port Phillip

Choose a self-guided walk from the list below and take a journey into the cultural heritage, past and present of the Port Phillip area.

ELWOOD

 

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A guide around Elwood's village and waterways (2018)  Meyer Eidelson

Art Deco in Elwood 

Enjoy some of Art Deco's finest expressions in Elwood houses and apartments (2014)

Art Deco Society

PORT MELBOURNE

 

 

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 Remembering World War One (2018) City of Port Phillip 

Exploring Fishermans Bend North 

Explore the landscape from the railway line along the Yarra river (2014)

Janet Bolitho

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Promenade along the foreshore as it traces the coastline of Hobson's Bay from Sandridge to Elwood (2018)

Meyer Eidelson

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Celebrate the contribution to the City of Port Phillip by immigrants and settlers (2018)

Meyer Eidelson

The Navy in Port 

Salute the Navy's association with Port Melbourne which goes back to the earliest days of white settlement (2016)

Janet Bolitho

Rochelle's Mystery Tour  

This bike tour booklet and map take you on a journey through Port's history (2017)

Rochelle Bell

SOUTH MELBOURNE

 

 

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 A guide around the historic South Melbourne Market precinct (2017)

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 A guide around the historic Emerald Hill precinct (2017)

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Bush Tucker Trail at Gasworks Arts Park

 A journey of discovery exploring the plant life of Melbourne’s coastline (2011)

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Clarendon St History Walk 

A highlight of the architectural diversity and history (2006)

City of Port Phillip

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Looks at South Melbourne's architecture in the 1880s and now (2018)

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South Melbourne historic precincts 

A meander through the neighbourhoods from South Melbourne to Albert Park (2006)

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 ST KILDA AREA

 

 

From riches to rags and back again

A St Kilda audio walk 

Heritage Victoria

Skirt by Sea 

An audio walking tour and map of St Kilda that can be downloaded (2006)

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A tour of the foreshore Solar System sculpture installation from St Kilda to Port Melbourne (2018)

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St Kilda Foreshore 

Explore the locations that make St Kilda a seaside destination (2009)

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Explore Acland Street Village 

Enjoy a tour of the local treasures around this iconic street (2016)

Acland Street Traders Association

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Walks in Port Phillip: A guide to the cultural landscape of a City by Meyer Eidelson takes you on a voyage of discovery along eight walking trails in the City of Port Phillip.

Free copies are available from Emerald Hill Library & Heritage Centre, Assist counters at Port Melbourne Town Hall, South Melbourne Town Hall or St Kilda Town Hall. 

 City of Port Phillip

  

 

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