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Yarra River

Yarra River

Yarra River

Quick facts about Yarra River

  • Name: Yarra River
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia
  • Type of attraction: Nature/River
  • Ticket price: Free

The Yarra River has many picturesque settings to offer. A variety of barbecue and picnic facilities, fishing platforms and jetties are accessible on the river banks. However, there are parks and paths that are ideal for cyclists, walkers and joggers.

Yarra River valley is world known winery region and day tours from Melbourne for wine testing are very popular.

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Top hotels near Yarra River

Pan Pacific Melbourne

Pan Pacific Melbourne

Pan Pacific Melbourne provides comfortable and trendy accommodation with city, Port Phillip or Yarra River panoramic views. Guests can enjoy the finest amenities, including a fitness centre, and the intimate service of fine and casual dining options, as well as...

Crown Towers

Crown Towers

Set above the vibrant Southbank district of Melbourne, Crown Towers provides spacious, comfortable rooms with city and Port Phillip Bay views. Each space has original artworks and bathrooms in marble.

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Offering a restaurant, day spa, fitness center and indoor heated pool, InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD on Collins Street.

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Interesting facts about Yarra River

  • The name is pronounced wrongly, original name was Yarro-Yarro, meaning ‘ever-flowing’.
  • There i a history of flooding in Yarra valley.
  • There is a raising concern about quality of Yarra River water due to pollution.
Yarra Valley Helicopter Tour To De Bortoli Winery And Locale Restaurant

Safe travels!

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