17 pro sports teams Including the Melbourne Football Club, the oldest continuously existing sports club in the world. Great city planning with current budget in the black, publicly available at City Hall. Hosted the 1956 Summer Olympics and aims at 2024 or 2028. Home of the only Little Penguins existing in the world. Healesville Sanctuary - platypus display is superior to any in Sydney.
Known as the 'Fashion Capital of Australia'. Flemington Races. Royal Botanic Gardens. ObservatoryRBGSpring Discovery Walk.
Melbourne Museum and other great affordable museums.
Famous for city Tram Cars (one of which is in use in San Fracisco as a trolley car).
Active Tram Car Diner.
Free guided boat tours of the Port of Melbourne.
Horse and carriage rides.
Known for charming old arcades.
Hometown of Chris Hemsworth (Thor, The Avengers) - which alone makes Melbourne the most beautiful city.
The Arts Centre.
Known for supper clubs and elegant high tea.
Best known as a cafe city with excellent coffee and chocolates.
Both cities have great Aboriginal art and culture, beautiful beaches and exceptional wildlife. They both have platypi, but the ones in Sydney are not the same size as the ones in Melbourne. They are also both filled with friendly and exceptionally fit people, and are profound evidence of the beautiful soul of this great country called Australia.
So which city is the coolest - Sydney or Melbourne?