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Government House

King's Domain, Melbourne, Victoria

The official residence of the Governor of Victoria is located next to the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne. The Italianate building was constructed during the gold rush and is said to be the grandest house in Australia (www.visitvictoria.com).

Government House, Melbourne

Government House, Melbourne seen from Rialto Tower

When the flag flies from the Government House tower, the Governor is in residence.

Government House, Melbourne, Australia

Just the facts:


Tours of the state apartments are available by advance booking only.
For opening and contact details see National Trust web site

Government House
Cnr Dallas Brooks Drive and Birdwood Ave, Melbourne
Tram No 8 from Swanston St to Domain Road Tours commence from La Trobe's Cottage (advance booking required).

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