Melbourne Star Sights, Lights and Delights

Melbourne, Victoria

Gliding through the sky on the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, you can enjoy views of Melbourne City and the Bay during the day and night with this combo.

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The Melbourne Star Observation Wheel is the only giant observation wheel in the Southern Hemisphere and with a day and night combo ticket you’ll have double the enjoyment soaking in the Melbourne’s views with 2 flights included by daylight and at night. Each flight offers a completely unique experience as you ride in one of the spacious temperature controlled pods with 360 degree views of Melbourne’s everchanging skyline.

Part amusement ride, part observation deck, The Melbourne Star Observation wheels give revellers floor to ceiling views of the waterfront precinct and the Dandenong Ranges in the distance. Once redeemed, ticket holders have 14 days to enjoy the 2nd flight at an alternate time of day. Purchase your Melbourne Observation Wheel Day and Night Combo online here.

How It Works

  • Once your first day or night flight is redeemed, your second flight must be taken within 14 days of the first flight


  • Single general admission ticket with 1 return flight
  • Glass of Australian wine or beer
  • A digital photo pass
  • Audio commentary


  • Transport to and from the attraction
  • Food


  • Fly in the daytime or evening, then return within 14 days to complete your Melbourne Star experience with a second flight
  • Enjoy a glass of Australian wine or beer whilst soaking up the views of Melbourne
  • A digital photo pass to ensure you relive the memories for years to come
  • 21 spacious, air-conditioned cabins giving you an unparalleled, 360-degree views of the city
  • Walk around and take in the views from all angles, while audio commentary gives you a brief introduction to the history and significance of the sights below
  • At its peak height of 120 metres – the equivalent of a 40 storey building, will provide uninterrupted 360-degree panoramic views of Melbourne, Port Phillip Bay and the surrounding area up to 40 kilometres away


  • Open ANZAC Day and Christmas Day 1pm -9.30pm
  • From 26th April to 25th June open 11am – 6.30pm. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • From 26th June to 11th July open daily 11am – 6.30pm
  • From 12th July to 31st August open 11am – 6.30pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesdays
  • From 1st September – 31st April open Daily 11am – 9:30pm
  • Hours of operation are subject to adverse weather conditions and maybe changed without prior notice
  • Please note the last flight for departs 30 minutes before the scheduled closing time. All vouchers must be presented at the Melbourne Star Ticket Office for redemption forty-five (45) minutes before the scheduled closing time


  • Flight time on the Melbourne Star is 30 minutes


  • The Melbourne Star located on Waterfront Way in Docklands
  • All trams from CBD to Docklands are free. Take tram 35 (the City Circle Tram), tram 70 (via Flinders St) or tram 86 (via Bourke St)
  • Parking is available on Observation Drive or within The District Docklands Shopping Centre

Additional Information

  • Due to current COVID restrictions cabin capacity is set at 10 guests per cabin including children
  • When required we will batch 6 guests who are not travelling together in one cabin
  • Your second experience must be used within 14 days of your first
  • Children 4 and under do not require a ticket to fly
  • Concession tickets are only available for holders of a concession card, seniors card, student card or pensioners card
  • Flights available daily, between 11am to 6pm May to August; 11am to 9pm September to April
  • Additional beverage can be purchased on second flight
  • Alcohol cannot be served to guests under the age of 18 years

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations accepted prior to visit

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Purchased tickets must be used on the same day
  • Valid for 12 months from the date of purchase
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! – Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction


Melbourne, Victoria

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