About Arcade Tours

of Melbourne is our tour booking website.


Walking Melbourne Tours have been conducting walking tours of Melbourne since 2005 on



We recently added day Wine Tours by coach from Melbourne to the Bellarine at


The way to truly know a city is touring with a professional accredited local guide who knows what you want to experience on a tour. .

Tour Operator and professional guide Pauline speaking to 200 guests and guides at BMW Edge 2009.


You will be escorted by a GOA* accredited professional Tour Guide who is a member of the Professional Tour Guides Association of Australia. (PTGAA)  GOA* (Guides Of Australia)

Guides of Australia accreditation provides tourist visitors with an assurance that a guide has met specific standards and has a commitment to the best practice standards outlined in the Australian Tour Guides’ Code of Guiding Practice.

Accreditation ensures best practice in services to tourists visiting Australia.

Pauline the owner and Tour Operator, started as a professional guide in 2002, after doing her ‘training’ as a volunteer for the City of Melbourne as well as RMIT’s Capitol Theatre.


Pauline also subcontracts to overseas inbound cruise ship tour operators from Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney on Coach tours of Victoria and Coach/Walking tours of Melbourne City.


Pauline prides herself on her passion for providing more than expected, not just a comprehensive, factual interpretation, but the added benefit of entertainment and enjoyment that you will remember long after the tour experience.

This is reflected by the positive feedback from our tour participants.




‘From a naked lady to a ghostly encounter’

You will enjoy this entertaining tour across modern Melbourne and through its arcades, laneways, and malls. Start your journey back in time with majestic buildings built during the 1880s Gold rush boom time and see the contrast to the present.  [button link=”http://www.arcadetours.com.au/melbourne-walking-tours-enquirymelbourne-city-victoria-3000-australia/walking-tour-marvellous-melbourne”] Tour Marvellous Melbourne[/button]





Among the City Laneways and Alleys.


There are many hidden mysteries among the lanes and alley’s of Melbourne’s past that our guide will unravel for your entertainment. We are sure you will enjoy the many stories about a Madam, a ghost, a Doctor and a naked lady- many hidden lanes and alleyways, quietly waiting to be discovered – some hidden gems.[button link=”http://www.arcadetours.com.au/melbourne-walking-tours-enquirymelbourne-city-victoria-3000-australia/walking-tour-mysterious-melbourne”] Tour Mysterious Melbourne[/button]




Historical Melbourne for School Student Groups

Time: Approx. 1.5 hours

Meet your WWC approved professional tour guide near the site of the first settlement of Melbourne, and learn the interesting and important history of our city.

Follow the Yarra River North Bank taking in many historical locations including: [button link=”http://www.arcadetours.com.au/melbourne-walking-tours-enquirymelbourne-city-victoria-3000-australia/walking-tour-historical-melbourne”] Tour Historical Melbourne[/button]