Posted by Michael Evans

How well do you know Melbourne? Take a piece of paper and cross out the places that you've visited (or, at least, have heard of) to see if you really know Victoria's most populous city state.

• Montsalvat, Eltham
Fun fact: Australia's oldest artists' colony, rich with art, culture, and exhibits

• Organ Pipes National Park, Keilor North
Fun fact: The organ pipe structure was formed from dried up molten lava

• Yarravile Gardens, Yarraville
Fun fact: This is the perfect place for family picnics and playing with your dogs

Pound Bend Reserve, Warrandyte
Fun fact: A water bank by a tunnel outlet built in the late 1800s to alter the course of the Yarra River

Cook's Cottage, East Melbourne
Fun fact: This is the oldest building in Australia, which was the home of Captain James Cook when he stayed in the country

We enumerated 5 places. Out of 5, how many did you cross out? There's 22 more places you can learn about IN THIS ARTICLE. Check it out and make sure to visit the places you haven't gone to! 


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