But do you know the facts?
Cause there's plenty of them.
The Skydeck is the highest public vantage point in the Southern Hemisphere, which makes a must do on your Melbourne holiday bucket list. When you step inside the lift on the ground floor, you will travel at more than 9 metres per second up to the 88th floor. Once at the top, a clear day lays out an impressive view of Melbourne for you.
"We swear by the Southern Cross to stand truly by each other and fight to defend our rights and liberties!"
Government troops stormed the stockade at dawn on 3 December 1854 and in a short fiery battle, 30 men were killed. The bloodshed was worth it though because within a year, the diggers won the right to vote and the gold licence was abolished.
The Eureka Tower building cleverly incorporates the story of Eureka into its design. Starting with the name - 'Eureka' was the call of Victoria's gold miners when they found their precious nuggets of gold and meaning 'I've found it!'