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Melbourne Star Observation Wheel Tickets

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time
    May to August: 11:00am to 7:00pm
    September to April: 11:00am to 10:00pm
    Christmas Day and ANZAC Day: 1:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Duration
    General ticket- 30 minutes flight
    Encore Package – 2 x30 minute flights
Inclusions
  • Entry to the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel incorporating a 30 minute flight or 2 x 30 minute flights according to option chosen
  • In cabin audio tour and map
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Key Highlights

  • The Melbourne Star is one of the city’s most popular attractions
  • Experience Melbourne from all angles and enjoy spectacular views skyline
  • The major highlights visible from the observation wheel are the Dockland precinct, Melbourne’s Central Business District and Port Phillip Bay

Overview

Enjoy a fun ride on the Melbourne Star, a giant observation wheel located in the Waterfront City precinct. It is one of the four giant observation wheels in the world, and the only one within the Southern Hemisphere.

Catch breathtaking views of the Dockland precinct, Melbourne’s Central Business District and Port Phillip Bay/ One complete rotation takes 30 minutes and offers uninterrupted 360-degree views of up to 40 kilometres. You will see stunning views from as far as Mount Macedon, Arthur’s Seat and the Dandenong Range.

You have two ticket option – the general admission ticket and the Encore Package, a dual ticket providing you with the opportunity to experience the ride twice – perhaps by day and by night?

Melbourne Star’s 21 spacious cabins accommodate 20 people and give you the space to walk around and take in the view from all angles. The cabins are also fitted with audio commentary which gives you a brief introduction to the history and significance of the sights.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    General ticket- 30 minutes flight
    Encore Package – 2 x30 minute flights

  • Start time

    May to August: 11:00am to 7:00pm
    September to April: 11:00am to 10:00pm
    Christmas Day and ANZAC Day: 1:00pm to 10:00pm

  • Meeting Point

    Waterfront City, 101 Waterfront Way, Docklands VIC 3008

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Entry to the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel incorporating a 30 minute flight or 2 x 30 minute flights according to option chosen
  • In cabin audio tour and map
  • Hotel Transfers

Please note

Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to your first flight to confirm all details

Melbourne Star Observation Wheel will open from 1:00pm on Christmas Day (December 25) and Anzac Day (April 25).

Operational hours are subject to weather conditions and may be changed without notice.

For the Encore Package you have 30 days from your first visit for your 2nd visit to Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.

The last flight departure is 30 minutes before the advertise closing time.

Melbourne Star Observation Wheel may be closed from 31st Aug to 9th Sept  and it will re-open on 10th Sept  at 11 am due to annual maintenance schedule.

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