THE LOST CITY OF MELBOURNE TOUR

GOLD-RICH Melbourne in the 1850s was the fastest-growing city in the world. It would soon become a world-famous metropolis of stunning commercial towers, palatial theatres, luxurious cafes, hotels and new technologies such as cable cars and hydraulic lifts. A century later however the wheel began to turn.  Hundreds of heritage buildings were demolished with more than a little help from Whelan the Wrecker.
EXPERIENCE the splendor of the Lost City of Melbourne and its stunning architecture by walking to FIND lost and hiddeinfrastructure, archaeology and the site of the Great Fire of Melbourne 1897.
VISIT today’s surviving architectural masterpieces of Marvellous Melbourne.
OUR JOURNEY takes us from back lanes to the city centre.  We explore images,places and stories from Indigenous to gold rush, federation, jazz age, war and Olympic Games to Australia’s cultural capital today. (pictures).

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‘The feedback has been amazing! (Our guide’s) knowledge of both the lost and found of Melbourne was truly magnificent. He had knowledge only someone with a true love for its history would know. We genuinely have a new appreciation for the city we live in’.  Staff outing, Growthpoint Properties, 101 Collins.
‘A fantastic city walk guided by the engaging and knowledgeable guide today, discovering Lost Melbourne. Even as locals, we rediscovered so much….thanks for a fascinating adventure, 5 stars!’ 

The Lost Princes Gate Towers…
The Lost Sky Signs…
The Lost Markets…
The Lost River…
The Lost Wetlands…
The Lost Fink tower…
The Lost Australia tower…
The Lost Equitable Tower…
The Lost Bookstore…
The Lost Waterfall…
The Lost Victoria Building…
The Lost Theatres…
The Lost Prells buildings…
The Lost CWT Emporium…
The Lost Hydraulic Power Station…
The Lost Veranda War…
And more….