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Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia and is the capital of the south eastern state of Victoria. Situated on Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne has a population of about 3 million people, many of whom have come from other countries, giving the city a distinctive cosmopolitan character. The climate is temperate, with typical daily maximum temperatures ranging from a winter low of about 13 degrees celsius to a summer high of around 35 degrees celsius (for short periods). The metropolitan area of Melbourne is served by a public transport network of trains, trams and buses as well as a comprehensive network of major roads.

Learn more about Melbourne

City Search City Search - What to do in Melbourne
Melbourne City Council Melbourne City Council - Your interactive guide to the City of Melbourne
Toursism Victoria Tourism Victoria - Tourist information about Melbourne and Victoria
Beds On Line Beds on Line - A Victorian, holiday accommodation directory
Some pictures of Melbourne are also available.

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