By Angie Soares, the native Melbournian who has mastered the art travelling overseas and exploring Melbourne on a budget.
Edited by Elodi Troskie
Melbourne is the budget traveller’s dream come true. Already an affordable city, you can easily stay entertained without spending a penny. Free entrance to museums, galleries and beautiful public parks, public transport that won’t cost you a cent, free weekend festivals and great spots for photography and enjoying city views – you’ll never run out of free things to do in Melbourne. Here are some of my favourite hidden gems and recommendations for the best things to do in Melbourne for free.