Melbourne is one of the most intriguing cities in Australia. A visit to Melbourne is exciting day or night. However, if you want to enjoy the nightlife you may be wondering where you can go to do this. After all, Melbourne is fast becoming a city that doesn't sleep.
A night out in Melbourne does not have to involve drinking. Take a look at these amazing activities that can make your night special in Melbourne.
There are many karaoke bars in Melbourne. Some of these bars have private karaoke rooms. If you don't feel like displaying your singing talents to others you can sing in one of them without feeling any anxiety or shame.
If you are not shy, you can display your karaoke skills for all to see in the public lounge areas. Once you start belting out your first hit on the karaoke machine there will be no stopping you.
The Readings Carlton is a bookstore that stays open until 11 p.m. This bookstore has a wide array of reading material that is sure to captivate you no matter what type of reading material you prefer.
You can buy books and magazines but there are music and gifts available as well. If you are in the mood to stimulate your intellect at night then the Readings Carlton is one of the best places to visit in Melbourne at night.
The Red Triangle
Does a milkshake and a game of pool sound good to you? If it does then you need to visit the red triangle snooker room.
However, chess is not the only game you can enjoy at the Red Triangle. The lounge is also famous for chess playing. It is a perfect way to enjoy a stimulating game of chess or watch one in progress.
The venue is also perfect for birthday parties. If having your birthday party in a wonderful relaxed atmosphere appeals to you then the Red Triangle is the place to celebrate.
Live Music Pubs
Do you enjoy listening to music? There are many aspiring artists in Melbourne and they like to perform at music clubs at night. If you want to check out a great gig and discover the talents in Melbourne then one of the many music clubs is a must at night.
There's nothing like live music performed in a concert-like style to make you feel as if you are really out on the town. This makes going to live music pubs one of the most fun nighttime activities in Melbourne
Enjoy the City
Melbourne is an exciting place to visit and you now know exactly how you can enjoy a night out on the town. Melbourne has fast become a city that doesn't sleep. It even has all-night transportation on weekends.
This means that if you go to one place on the weekend and you don't like it you can always take public transportation to go somewhere else to see what it has to offer.
*Post contributed by James Jones, an ex-pat living Down Under since 2010.*