Shrine of Remembrance
Beside St Kilda Rd stands the massive Shrine of Remembrance, built as a memorial to Victorians killed in WWI. It was built between 1928...
A 3.8km-long former horse-exercising track is now the city's most popular running spot; it surrounds the Royal Botanical Gardens and...
Take a frisbee, a football and a picnic and head to the Children’s Garden at the Royal Botanic Gardens.
The Malthouse Theatre Company often produces the most exciting theatre in Melbourne. Dedicated to promoting Australian works, the...
A completely unmarked door, tiny and almost impossible to get a booking? Check. Cult status is assured, and in this case, warranted....
348 St Kilda Rd · interesting places nearby
Orient East information
Convenient lunch spot for sightseeers visiting the Shrine and botanical gardens, Orient East does British-colonial Malay cuisine in a get-up reminiscent of a foreign correspondent cafe circa the 1960s. It serves fantastic hawker-style food, including spicy soft-shell crab buns and yummy laksas.