Walks & itineraries

St Kilda is best explored on foot or bicycle. You can discover many of St Kilda’s gems by meandering along the promenade. For more ideas check these tours out:

Foreshore Trail

This is a guide to the cultural landscapes of a city. It celebrates the eleven kilometre foreshore of the City of Port Phillip as it traces the coastline of Hobsons Bay from Sandridge to Elwood. This beachfront is one of Melbourne’s most popular city destinations, and has been for over 150 years. Click here to download the walking tour.

Acland Village Walking Tour

From the iconic Palais Theatre to the St Kilda Marina, this walking trail takes in the best of the foreshore and the St Kilda’s most photographable landmarks. Click here to download the Acland Village walking tour.

Self guided tour

This tour takes you past many hidden treasures and some important historic features of St Kilda. Click here to download the guide.

Immigrants Trail

This trail celebrates the contribution to the City of Port Phillip by immigrants and settlers. For many of these new arrivals, Station Pier was their first landfall in Australia after a long and hazardous journey by sea. Click here to download the Immigrants Trail

Solar System Trail

Navigate the solar system from the sun to the outer planets by following the bike and walking trail on the City of Port Phillips’ foreshore. Click here to download the Solar System Trail


Toilets are located in Shakesphere Grove next to O’Donnell Gardens and at Catani Gardens.