MELBOURNE has been voted the world’s most liveable city seven times. What are the innovations that put this city on the world map?
EXPLORE places, events and characters in Melbourne that have or are demonstrating Innovation.
EXPERIENCE an historical overview of innovative Melbourne from creation to today including architecture, sustainability, social enterprise, venues, retail, lanes, artworks, transport, sculpture, and identities.
Tours are 2.5 hours for adults and two hours for student groups, usually starting from Federation Square .
WHAT IS INNOVATION? : ‘Introducing new and improved ideas, devices, methods, products and processes for more efficient and effective work, creativity and social good.’
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People, events, places and themes we may explore on the day depending on location, time and age of participants:
One 9 billion dollar hole
Fonts, springs, triangles, fossils and tunnels
Street art and the homeless
Rubbish, rats and crime to Liveability.
Treaty: from theft to salvation.
The patriotic building and sacred geometry
Trams, tickets and connies
Chocolate frogs and bridges