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Address: 26 Observatory Road, Melbourne, Victoria 52F12, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 9751 0443
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 22:00
Fri 09:00 - 22:30
Sat 08:00 - 23:00

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Very Enjoyable afternoon tea! Fantastic view!

Fantastic afternoon tea! Visited on a quiet Sunday afternoon with my 2 young children. Staff were lovely. Family friendly restaurant. Views were lovely. We visited the maze and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic afternoon tea! Visited on a quiet Sunday afternoon with my 2 young children. Staff were lovely. Family friendly restaurant. Views were lovely. We visited the maze and the gardens before we sat down for tea. Great way to spend the afternoon with the family!

Thank BinitaKapadia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the sky high last week and the views were spectacular. Good value at 6$ per car and place is very well maintained. Love local so would love to come back here for sunset!

Thank Michelle B
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Took interstate friends To this lookout last Friday. Paid our $6.00 to get in and couldn't see a thing. We were actually in the clouds. Very disappointed that they would take our money when they knew this. Probably won't go again. Will find somewhere else. Have been up here many times and usually the view is spectacular.

Thank Jennifer P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

A neat discovery where you can see the mountains, past the city, if you had a nice clear day. Unfortunately we didn't but still good nonetheless. There were other things on site such as the giants chair, sculptures, walks, secret garden etc. There was a bistro but a little expensive. There was also a function room. Yes, you had to... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Happened to be in the area, having driven 2 hours from a regional city. Thought we'd have a look at the view from the top of Mt Dandenong only to find this place squatting on the summit and demanding a $6 entry fee just to get in! Incensed, we turned around and left. We may well have spent more than... More 

Thank Frank J
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location and the cafe has a fantastic view of the city. A couple of very pleasant walks, but if you are looking for a day out don't plan to spend a day here. The cafe/bistro is overpriced and the other 'attractions' take about 30 seconds to see, despite being given the sense they are an attraction in their own... More 

Thank Canteen_Orange
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had not planned to go to this place, we just reached here by chance, and thankfully we had cash to pay the $6 entry fee. Our 8 yr old was excited to know about the maze, and loved the Giant's chair. The maze has a separate entry fee of $6 per person, its fun for little kids , though... More 

Thank shveta b
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Beautiful scenery, but yeah. Make sure you have a few bucks spare to get in. You will have to pay in order to receive entry. I'd prefer if access would be granted without any fees. But hey, that's just me.

Thank Harry Hurtle D
Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The rather obstructed view in just one direction is not that impressive unless the weather is really good. Otherwise the whole facility is not too interesting, but it has toilets and a bus stop for 688 and 694 to bring you back to train stations. You can have the same or better views from nearby Kyeema track too.

Thank CiabattaPanini
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284 reviews
175 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We arrived at 5pm on a cold spring evening, hoping to catch the sunset. But the skies were overcast; no sunset for us. It was a nice relaxing place nevertheless. Just that I will be careful to check the weather forecast the next time I visit.

Thank nlaykhim

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