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The Melbourne Star (previously Southern Star) is a giant Ferris wheel in the Waterfront City precinct in the Docklands area of Melbourne.
Described as”the Southern Hemisphere’s only giant observation wheel” it is 120 m (394 ft) tall and has seven spokes, reflecting the seven-pointed star of the Australian flag.
A ride (one complete rotation) takes 30 minutes and, according to the Star’s website, provides uninterrupted 360-degree views of up to 40 kilometres (25 mi)
“encompassing the Docklands precinct, Melbourne’s CBD, Port Phillip Bay and as far as Mount Macedon, Arthur’s Seat and the Dandenong Ranges.
Make your Choice
The Melbourne Star contains 21 pods and each pod accommodates 20 people.
Tickets can be purchased individually or a complete Pod can be bought.
If a pod is purchased by a club, a credit of $400.00 will be allocated to The Rotary Foundation in that club’s name.