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A day in the life of a foodie in Melbourne

When travelling there appears to be an unspoken rule that one must indulge in the delicious cuisine that each destination serves up (I won’t be arguing with that). For Melbourne the list is endless, on my recent trip I was astounded by how this beautiful city is so besotted by its own love for food,...

Bridget Toogood, Digital Marketing Executive, AAT Kings Posted: 9 November 2015

AAT Kings' Easter Egg Hunt: Little Penguin Eggs

So far we’ve collected an Emu and Platypus egg on our Easter Egg Hunt around Australia and New Zealand. Now we’ve stumbled across the very cute Little Penguin – we’re wondering what its eggs look like!  The Little Penguin (or blue penguin as it’s referred to in New Zealand) is named that way due to...

Dane Hinchy, AAT Kings Posted: 7 April 2017

Where Can I See Penguins in Victoria? The Best Viewing Spots

Everybody knows penguins are flipping wonderful, from their endearing little waddle to their tuxedo like black and white feathers, their cuteness just makes everything better. Lucky for Australia, we’ve got plenty of ‘Happy Feet’ in our own backyard. That’s right, if you want penguins Melbourne has ...

AAT Kings Posted: 14 January 2019

Things To Do In Melbourne This Long Weekend - If AFL Isn't Your Thing

With the 2018 AFL Grand Final expected to bring upwards of 100,000 fans into the bustling streets of Melbourne this long weekend, it might be time to start making other plans if you haven’t scored tickets to the big game… or if AFL just isn’t your thing. If you are in the city for the big game but a...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 26 September 2018

Your Guide to Australia's Best Markets

From sampling gourmet cheeses and artisan gins, to picking up some funky vintage clothes and farm fresh produce, a trip to the markets would have to be one of the best weekend activities there is. As a domestic touring company, we are all about forming local connections and supporting the communitie...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 30 October 2019

5 of the World's Best Steam Engine Train Rides

Everyone that’s seen the Harry Potter movies - and that means, let’s face it, everyone - has imagined themselves hopping aboard the Hogwarts Express and chugging off on a magical journey across the wilderness. Sadly, the kind of magic belonging to wizards and witches isn’t real. But the magic of the...

AAT Kings Posted: 17 March 2020