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St. Kilda Beach

Jacka Boulevard, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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As featured in 3 days in Melbourne and 1 other guide
Ranked #64 of 205 attractions in Melbourne
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Type: Beaches
Activities: Watching sunrise/sunset
Description: Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with markets, amusement parks and nightclubs.
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Tamworth, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Spent a delightful Sunday morning taking a tram to St Kilda and exploring the range of craft stalls which extended from the amusement park to St Kilda Road with a beautiful backdrop of the beach and bay. Loads of stalls with all sorts of craftspeople. Amazed by their creativity. Well worth a visit if you are looking for different gifts.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

I loved this beach when i spent time in Australia! Nice on a hot day!There is plenty to do around the area

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

This place has splendid view. Go on a Sunday for the St Kilda Sunday Market where you can shop till u drop!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Even though it's not the best beach overall, it's a nice place to spend a sunny day with your family. It got enough parking nearby filled with different types of restaurants. If you want to go for an outing, this is a nice place just away from CBD.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Well if you are like me and travel around with a skateboard obsessed son or daughter, you will no doubt be familiar with every skatepark of every city you visit. I know its a hassle trying to look up places to skate so I'm going to make the job easier for anyone travelling to Melbourne: The best skatepark is Riverside... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We spent a couple of hours on a Sunday wandering around the markets, beach and pier. Very easy to get to via the trams from the centre of town.

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Singapore
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I love the Sunday craft market at St Kilda where u find stalls selling a wide range of products by local artisans such as souvenirs, clothes, paintings and more. The beach is beautiful and breathtaking. If you are there, take a short walk or tram ride to Acland Street, where you can find many cafés and shops selling a wide... More

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Sydney
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

For most Australians a bit of a joke, a nice place for a walk but not much of a beach and the main drag is a bit of a dive. Even when I lived here I only came here a few times, certainly wouldnt travel for this beach!

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The food, the markets, Luna Park, the beach the food.. hahaha great spot. Check out Acland Rd!Markets on a sunday and its just a quick tram ride from the city. I love staying in St Kilda.

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Chantilly, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

St Kilda is a nice beach. It has ice cream and snacks on the beach front. It has a reasonably long sandy beach. Charming place to go for a walk. Good for scooters and bikes. On sundays there is a charming arts and crafts market just over the other side of the road.

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