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Williamstown

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Address: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Love going to Williamstown with its little street cafe culture. It has ample cafes to grab a bite, even a nice Fish & Chips place so you can eat them on the wharf. It has a great... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When in Melbourne, we always visit Williamstown. A fabulous village-like atsmosphere with lots of great pubs and restaurants. Take the ferry into Southbank for some interesting views of the bay and the city.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love going to Williamstown with its little street cafe culture. It has ample cafes to grab a bite, even a nice Fish & Chips place so you can eat them on the wharf. It has a great beach and Lifesaving club and occasionally has Bands or activities in the Commonwealth Park.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You can get here from the CBD by suburban train or by boat from Southbank. There are lots of lovely old, historic houses and buildings set around the waterfront. Many cafes and restaurants as well as gift and clothing shops. The view from Nelson Place across Hobson Bay is most attractive. There is a pretty sandy beach on the Port... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a ferry from Federation Square to Williamstown and really enjoyed it. There's a lovely fish and chip shop at the pier (excellent calamari) - be warned the servings are generous. We took a walk through the town, lots of little craft and specialty jewellery shops and little cafes. The town has a lot of history and there is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of choice of good eating places and nice to walk around on a fine day. Parking is available but there are time limits and ticket machines. A drive around the coastline is attractive and there are some lovely federation homes around.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Williamstown has it all. Views, seaside, parks, walk, cafes, shops, restaurants, function centres, accommodation, shops and the list goes on. So much to see and do. Love this place.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place to spend a few good hours. You can walk along the pier with great views across the water over to Melbourne, there is garden here with large trees creating lovely shade. There are shops, cafes and restaurants to pass some time and also to refresh. Shops include boutique, gifts, art and general retail. Great place for families... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Williamstown with family and friends for fish n chips at Commonwealth reserve. Beautiful summer evening, gentle sea breeze, picturesque Melbourne city backdrop views. Absolute stunning part of Melbourne just over the West Gate bridge. 15 minute drive from Melbourne CBD, or take the train to Newport and walk along the strand, or ferry from Southbank or Stkilda. Commonwealth reserve... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travel by ferry from Southbank to Williamstown, then spend the day strolling around the shops and eating at one of the many great restaurants or coffee shops. A perfect way to spend the day.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Williamstown is a wonderful place to visit for an afternoon stroll amongst the shops or buy some fish and chips and eat them on the beach whilst you watch the ships sail on past in or out of the bay. There are also some great places to dine in and eat, in fact you are spoilt for choice for either... More 

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