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Tourism & Travel Food and Beverages Entertainment Family Restaurants & Cafes VIC

Discover & Travel Victoria on BBX!

Eat, drink, sleep, entertain, and travel through Victoria on BBX.
 
Accommodation
   
HarrowfieldHarrowfield House
Harrowfield is a 3 bedroom Victorian era cottage in Ballarat, ideal for romantic weekends or family holidays up to 6 people.
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This stunning house is equipped with many original features like high pressed steel or baltic pine ceilings, lead light windows, and brass beds. It also offers moderns comforts such as central heating, a double spa bath, media consoles (TV / VCR / DVD), broadband access at no charge, a modern kitchen, and air-conditioning. 
  
The rear yard is fully fenced and ideal for children or pets and the house is located very centrally in Ballarat within walking distance of shops, schools, hospitals, eating houses, banks, Lake Wendouree / Botanic Gardens etc.
  
"Beautifully restored historic home. Loved that it is truly dog friendly, with secure fenced yard. Lockable garage also a bonus. Great location."
 
Contact Jim & Bev
Ph: (03) 5334 3322
106 Ripon St, South Ballarat West
 
 
Eating and drinking
All restaurants must be pre-booked and stated as BBX. 
 
PARAMOUNT INDIAN RESTAURANT
Paramount Egg House & Indian Restaurant
Paramount Egg House & Indian Restaurant in Springvale is the destination for traditional Indian food for every taste.
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The extensive menu has a selection of curries and includes classics such as Butter Chicken, Korma, Vindaloo, Tikka Masala and Tandoori Masala. We offer vegetarian and halal options, prepared to suit your requirements.
 
If you fancy something different, make sure you try our variety of goat, lamb, seafood and biryani dishes. Instead of ordering Rice to accompany your main, opt for the unmistakably authentic flavours of a Roti, Naan or Paratha.
 
Contact Monika
Ph: 03 9546 0264
890-892 Princes Hwy, Springvale
 
 
MELISSA'S CAFEMelissa Cakes Templestowe Bar & Cafe
Melissa Cakes is proud of our history and heritage. We have, through the years of practice, honed our skills to produce a leading quality product, to the highest deliverable standards, with love and care.
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Melissa’s fame however extended beyond its warmth and hospitality and before long the secret was out. Through word of mouth the news spread and it was no longer only the locals or the wide Greek community who were swarming to Melissa.
 
The rich, aromatic coffee and mouth watering, high quality range of freshly baked cakes and pastries, were enough to have the regulars coming back but something else was creating a real ‘buzz’.
 
Contact George
Ph: 03 9850 4882
E: admin@melissatemplestowe.com.au
W: www.melissacakes.com.au/
65 Parker St, Templestowe
 
 
El SaborEl Sabor
El Sabor is an authentic Mexican culinary experience put together by Chef Israel Meza & Luz Meza from Mexico City bringing their age old family recipes using quality ingredients & love for food & culture. Come and try traditional Mexico flavours!
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Contact Lucas
Ph: 03 9329 9477
500 Victoria St, North Melbourne
 
 
Fiji CafeFiji Cafe
Fiji Cafe offers Island Cuisine, dine in or take away for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!
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"Delicious Authenic True Blue Fiji Forever curries etc to die for especially goat curry! Duck curry next time!!"
 
"Delicious food and very well priced. We ordered a variety of dishes and everything tasted fantastic. We went back today for some goat palau and chicken chop suey which tasted just like back home."
 
"The food is excellent! The curries just like we make in Fiji. Generous servings at a reasonable price. A must for us every month. A must for all who love curries!"
 
Contact Farin
Ph: (03) 9792 0015
92 Thomas St, Dandenong
 
 
GHAZAL INDIAN BUFFET & BARGhazal Indian Restaurant
Ghazal Indian Restaurant invites guests to experience our truly exotic Indian Cuisine.
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Our menu has been carefully selected, drawing inspiration from the many diverse regions of India. At Ghazal, you can choose mild, medium or hot strength for most dishes and taste India with whatever level of bravery you wish!
 
The success and ever growing popularity of Ghazal Indian Restaurant in Werribee is based on its emphasis on traditional Indian hospitality and adherence to the non-compromising quality of its food and services.
 
The most comforting factor about Ghazal is the welcome, warm ambiance and the service from start to finish. Totally unassuming, never invasive and we are happy to discuss all the meals in detail.
 
Contact Raani and Angrez
Ph: 03 9742 4486
187 Watton Street, Werribee
 
 
SPICY AFFAIR BAR & RESTAURANTSpicy Affair Bar & Restaurant
From casual family friendly dining and signature restaurants to chill-out bar and night life entertainment restaurant offers an unmatched array of unique food & beverage.
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Elegant, modern, warm welcoming hues, and traditional decor coupled with our efficient, friendly service and tasteful background music make Spicy Affair the perfect place to see what Melburne has to offer. 
 
And what of the food? It sings.
 
The kebabs, in particular, are guaranteed palate pleasers – the tenderest cuts of meat, roasted and grilled to as close to perfection as you’ll likely taste in the city.
 
Contact Raani and Angrez
Ph: 03 9682 7262
235 Clarendon St, South Melbourne
 
 
THIRD WAVE CAFEThird Wave Cafe
Cafe by day, American BBQ Restaurant by night. Think slow smoked meats and burgers and exceptional coffee. 
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Third Wave has become a religious experience on the Melbourne restaurant scene. Since opening in 2010, we have cemented a reputation as a great neighborhood cafe with a loyal breakfast and lunch crowd. People come from far and wide to enjoy our exceptional coffees and vast breakfast & lunch menu.
 
Then by night, we transform into a bustling BBQ joint, inspired by the classic American smoke houses of the deep south.
 
Today we are proud to be recognised as one of the best American BBQ experiences you’ll have outside of the US.
 
“Let’s put it simply – the Third Wave BBQ dishes are without doubt the very best I have experienced in Melbourne and right up there with the greatest BBQ offerings I have previously eaten in the US.”
 
“Third Wave Café, as expected, has its fair share of regulars who stop in for their morning caffeine fix, but they’ve also developed quite a following among the lunch crowd that loves that there’s always something different to try on the menu. On your next trip to Port Melbourne, you’d be remiss not to stop in”
 
Contact Inga
Ph: 03 9676 2399
189 Rouse Street Port Melbourne
 
 
NIKOS TAVERNNikos Tavern
If you are looking for fresh, delicious food that's sure to send your taste buds into a frenzy you found your spot. Nikos Tavern is a family owned Greek restaurant and we produce some awesome food in our kitchen!
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We’re proud of our food, but we’re even more proud of the ambiance we create for visitors such as live music, entertainment, dancing and more.
 
Our menu is diverse and you will find seafood dishes with a Greek twist as we strive to provide you with the highest quality ingredients. Check us out and let your taste buds travel to the heaven of food.
 
Contact Nik
Ph: (03) 9870 0554
190 Mt Dandenong Rd, Ringwood East
 
 
Entertainment
 
CIRCUS ROYALECircus Royale
Damian Syred’s 2019 Circus Royale! Aerial acts, jugglers, camels, dancing horses, football playing dogs! Circus Royale provides quality entertainment for your entire family. 
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Circus Royale is family entertainment staged in a modern Big Top tent. A mix of clever domestic animals, hilarious comedy and astounding human skill appear as part of Circus Royale's 48th annual tour in 2019.
 
"Have been twice now to watch Circus Royale and have found both times they have been absolutely amazing. The performances have been great and my children, husband and I have absolutely enjoyed it. Children are wanting to go back to watch this very show for a second time that’s how much they enjoyed it. Very well organised and very friendly staff. If anyone is looking for a great afternoon/evening out, I would highly recommend going to watch their show."
 
"My 3 kids loved it! A great mix of acts and everyone was so talented! I think the last act took five years off my life but I loved it!! Highly recommend!!"
 
"Had an awesome time at today’s show with my two boys. Great show with such a wonderful friendly cast. Every performer was extremely talented. Great show guys"
 
Contact Damian
Ph: 0410 669 253
 
 
MELBOURNE BOAT HIREMelbourne Boat Hire
We provide Yarra River cruises for all occasions. Luxurious vessels can be hired as self-drive or skippered boats for private cruising on the waterways of Melbourne.
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"I cannot recommend this company highly enough! Matt and staff were outstanding and well exceeded our expectations. Our guests are still raving about the food and the beautiful boat ‘Birrarung’. Thanks guys! 5 stars all the way!"
 
"Thanks for the great time! We cruised all the way up the Yarra River to Richmond and back, it was so peaceful and very relaxing. The was beautiful and so easy to drive. Thanks once again and I will be sure to come back again."
 
Contact Matt
Ph: 0447 777 394
45 New Quay Promenade, Docklands
 
 
Transport
 
ROYAL PACIFIC LIMOUSINE SERVICESRoyal Pacific Limousine Services
Travel in class with Royal Pacific Limousines!
 
Our 5 star door to door service will provide comfortable and professional airport transfers. With a pre-booked service you are guaranteed peace of mind that your transport will be on time and that you know what the cost of your trip will be before you enter the vehicle.
 
Our professional chauffeurs drop you directly outside your departure terminal and will be waiting at the arrivals terminal to assist you with your luggage after your journey. Leave the driving to us as you relax, prepare for your meeting or simply take in the sights of Melbourne.
 
Royal Pacific Limousines understands that time is of the essence in the corporate world. We specialise in transferring not only from Airport to destinations, but also from hotel to business meetings, and various locations, depending on the needs of the client. We also cater for sightseeing tours such as winery, golf, the Great Ocean Road and Penguin Parade.
 
Royal Pacific Limousines prides itself on it’s reputation of providing professional, friendly service with realistic price structuring.
 
Please contact us for a personalised quote and itinerary for tours and countryside bookings.
 
Contact Isabel
Ph: 03 9432 2437
 
 
ACCESS CAR RENTAL-1Access Rent a Car
Access Rent A Car is a friendly efficient personalised business providing our valued customers clean, modern, reliable vehicles at competitive rates.
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Our Melbourne office is situated in the very heart of St Kilda, close to many of the motels, apartment houses and backpacker outlets in this vicinity.
 
We also offer very low rates on late model cars.
 
"We are back packing around Australia from the uk and went to access car rental. Quick, reliable and cheap way of seeing the area! Would 100% use this service again"
 
"Have hired cars from access for nearly 20 years. Friendly and reliable service always. Chris and Halli will look after you as they have looked after me."
 
Contact Chris
Ph: (03) 9525 5511
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