Getting Around

At the Spencer Backpackers Melbourne there are loads of great things to see within walking distance, and we’re also a stroll away from some great tram, bus, and train routes so don’t be afraid to get out there and see the great attractions Melbourne has to offer backpackers.
Some of the great sights along these routes are:

Tram Route 96 (East Brunswick / St Kilda Beach)

CERES Environmental Park, Merri Creek, Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton Gardens, IMAX, Melbourne Museum, Royal Exhibition Building, Pellegrini’s, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Polly Woodwide Maritime Museum, St Kilda Beach, South Melbourne Market

Tram Route 86 (Waterfront City / RMIT Bundoora)

Bundoora Homestead Arts Centre, Darebin Community Arts Centre, Merri Creek Labyrinth, Parliament Gardens, AFL House

Tram Route 57

Highpoint Shopping Centre, Maribyrnong River, Melbourne’s Living Museum of the West, Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne Central Centre, Chinatown, Regent Theatre, Federation Square, the National Gallery of Victoria

Tram Route 55

Royal Park, Royal Melbourne Zoo, the Brunswick Baths, the Melbourne Aquarium, Immigration Museum, the Crown Entertainment Complex (casino, bars, dining), the Malthouse Theatre

Tram Route 30

Etihad Stadium, Lygon Street Precinct, Old Melbourne Gaol, State Library, St Vincents Plaza

Tram Route 35 – Free City Circle Tram

Queen Victoria Market, Old Melbourne Gaol, State Library of Victoria, Princess Theatre, Old Treasury Building Museum, St Patricks Cathedral, The National Gallery of Victoria, ACMI (Australia Centre for the Moving Image), Arts Centre Melbourne, DFO, World Trade Centre, Docklands Park, Waterfront Centre

Tram Route 75

Bennettswood Sports Ground, Willison Park Bowling Club, Camberwell Central Bowling Club, Camberwell Market (Sundays only), Melbourne Tram Museum (at the Hawthorn Tram Depot), Melbourne Cricket Ground (The MCG), National Sports Museum

Tram Route 95

Brunswick Street precinct, Carlton Gardens, IMAX, Melbourne Museum, Royal Exhibition Building, Parliament Gardens, Treasury Gardens