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This was our first time to visit Melbourne, and surely we fell in love with the city immediately. In the heart of the city runs the Yarra river; with a controversial past where it served as being a sewer for industrial waste, and with an...More
The Yarra was once known as "the river that flows upside down," in reference to pollution by industry and sewerage. Now, it is a pleasant river, but still not a river one would care to take a dip in. The Yarra has a footbridge from...More
Great trip on the Yarra down to Williamstown on the ferry. Very informative skipper who did a great commentary. Complimentary tea and coffee. Very comfortable boat. Ideal way to spend a few hours. Very accessible for older people.
The river and its colour have been a source of commentary for years but it is still the heart of Melbourne. May not compare to Sydney's harbour but it is still special wandering down Southbank enjoying the vast array of wonderful restaurants.
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I reviewed the Yarra River in Melbourne as a scenic attraction with many activities available. I stayed at a large hotel, The Langham, which offers a river view. Can you be more specific about the information you are... More
I reviewed the Yarra River in Melbourne as a scenic attraction with many activities available. I stayed at a large hotel, The Langham, which offers a river view. Can you be more specific about the information you are seeking and which hotel you are referring to?