Days Out: Eastern Suburbs

Studley Park Boathouse
Restaurant situated on the banks of the Yarra River with boat, kayak and canoe hire available from 09:00 to 17:00 daily, weather permitting. 1 Boathouse Road, Kew 3101
MCG Tours
Take a tour of the Melbourne Cricket Ground and relive some of the finest moments in Australian sport. Open Monday to Sunday from 10:00 until 15:00. Olympic Stand, MCG, 120 Brunton Avenue, Jolimont 3000
Bqueen Jewellery Workshop
Three hour, hands-on jewellery making workshop. Learn how to make beautiful resin jewellery including bangles and rings. Over 18s only. 42 Swan Street, Richmond 3121.
Rod Laver Arena Tennis Tours
Visitors are taken through areas exclusive to the Australian Open players and can hear exclusive stories from staff. Tour times are Monday to Friday 11:30, 13:00 and 14:30 and Saturday and Sunday 11.30 and 13:00. Rod Laver Arena, Batman Avenue, Melbourne
Cooks’ Cottage
Transported to Melbourne from Yorkshire, England in 1755 by the parents of Captain James Cook and gives an insight into family life in 18th century England. Open 7 days, 09.00-17.00. Fitzroy Gardens, Wellington Parade, East Melbourne 3002
St Patrick’s Cathedral
Roman Catholic Cathedral open to the public. Mass times are Mondays at 07:00 and 13:00, Tuesdays to Fridays at 07:00, 08:00 and 13:00 and Sundays 08:00, 09:30, 11:00 and 18:30. 1 Cathedral Place, East Melbourne 3002
Heathmont Golf Park
Mini golf, pitch and put and a driving range. Also has a pro shop and offers golf lessons. Open weekdays, weekends and public holidays from 08:00 to 20:00. 341 Canterbury Road, Bayswater North 3153