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City Square

Swanston St. between Collins St. and Flinders La., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Saturday shopping

The place was absolutely packed on a nice Saturday morning in Melbourne. Plenty of specialties and... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Hussein R
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
via mobile
Christmas light projection display

Amazing! The square is nicely set up whilst not being over the top and the town hall's display is... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
almond6
,
Melbourne
via mobile
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average41%
  • Poor9%
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23 Apr 2017
“Saturday shopping ”
22 Nov 2016
“A Central Location ”
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Swanston St. between Collins St. and Flinders La., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The place was absolutely packed on a nice Saturday morning in Melbourne. Plenty of specialties and department store. The parking inspectors are ruthless unethical and purely after the money. We got a parking ticket although we paid by the phone app. Lots of choices to...More

Thank Hussein R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing! The square is nicely set up whilst not being over the top and the town hall's display is just spectacular. The colours are so vivid and the story captivating. A must see if there around Christmas.

Thank almond6
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Not much of a "City Square" compared to old European cities but a good location for visitors in terms of close proximity to major attractions in Melbourne such as St. Paul's Cathedral, Flinders Street Station, Federation Square, etc.

Thank AshleyAzavedo
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This has had many transformations over the years and really is not that good and a little embarrassing for a place in such a prominent part of Melbourne just to the south of the Town Hall . Sadly the area opposite in Swanston Street is...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Not a large space.... just a small square between Swanston street and Collins street. There isn't very much to see at the square itself but St Paul's cathedral is just near it and that's worth seeing.

Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great location to see Melbourne from. They often hold events and special events. The public toilets under the town hall are nice and clean. Easy to get to as there are trams from everywhere to here.

Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Well located in the heart of the city and a good place for catching up with friends. Apart from that, it is still just a city piazza.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

This is small area in the city center. An ideal place to meet and have a coffee with business associates or friends in the city center.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Melbourne does not really have a great square for public gatherings of joy and celebration. The City Square is rather small but it does have some interesting features and some good coffee shops. The Westin Melboourne is close by.

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This used to be a wasted space. Now it is lovely, trendy and fun. It has a stunningly beautiful water feature running right through it. It would be fabulous on a warm day. The trendy little cafes in the square are lovely and of course...More

Thank AALtravelbuddy
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