Port Phillip trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
The City of Port Phillip is a local government area of Victoria, Australia on the northern shores of Port Phillip, south of Melbourne's central business district. It has an area of 20.62 km² and had a population of 91,372 people at the 2011 Census.Port Phillip contains a number of varied and substantial retail, entertainment and leisure precincts. These include Bay Street (Port Melbourne), Victoria Avenue (Albert Park), Clarendon Street (South Melbourne), Armstrong Street (Middle Park), Fitzroy Street (St Kilda), Acland Street (St Kilda), Carlisle Street (Balaclava) and Ormond Road (Elwood). A number of significant employment areas lie within Port Phillip, including part of the St Kilda Road business district and industrial, warehousing and manufacturing districts in South Melbourne and Port Melbourne. The city has experienced a significant amount of residential development in the 1990s, particularly in areas close to the foreshore. Port Phillip is well served by public transport with a substantial tram network, the St Kilda and Port Melbourne light rail lines and two stations on the Sandringham railway line, in addition to bus services.Comprising seven wards, it is predominantly an amalgamation of three former cities – St Kilda, parts of South Melbourne, most of Port Melbourne, plus a small portion of Windsor from Prahran.Port Phillip is in Greater Melbourne. Put Port Phillip at the heart of your travel plans by using our Australia online driving holiday planner .
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Port Phillip
Get a personalised planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customise itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best activities
and find special offers
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Places to visit in Port Phillip
View all >
Kid-friendly things to do in Port Phillip
Hidden gems in Port Phillip
Shopping in Port Phillip
Parks in Port Phillip
Recently planned trips to Port Phillip
22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 53 days in Melbourne & Greater Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 29 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CAMBODIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Greater Melbourne & Greater Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sydney, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Greater Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CAMBODIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium