Port Of Melbourne Boat Tours
Docklands | D02
Melbourne’s port is Australia’s premier container and general cargo port and a vital trade gateway for Victoria, Tasmania and parts of regional NSW and South Australia.
Around 36 percent of Australia’s trade moves through Melbourne, and around 3000 ships which visit each year.
Open House Melbourne boat tours visit the three main docks in the north of the port; Swanson Dock, Appleton Dock and Victoria Dock.
Swanson Dock is Australia’s busiest international container facility, handling the bulk of the 2.8 million containers which move through Melbourne annually.
Need to Know
Open: Thursday 1 January 10am-3pm
What's Open: Victoria Dock, Swanson Dock, Appleton Dock, South Wharf
Special Note: Sturdy shoes advised
Tour Type: D02
Tour Details: Boat tour of the Melbourne Port Tours at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, running for 40minutes, in groups of 240
Access: Pram accessible, Fully accessible
Building Type: Transport
Year Built: 1886
Transport: Tram stop D18: Bourke St/Collins St on routes 11 and 48
Photo Credit: Port of Melbourne
Water Plaza, Victoria Harbour Docklands 3008, VIC