The 8 Best Things to Do in Elwood, Victoria

Elwood is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 8 km south of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Port Phillip. At the 2011 Census, Elwood had a population of 14,638.

1. Point Ormond

Marine Parade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Point Ormond

Reviewed By juihong - Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For those who enjoy views, this is a good spot.

For those who enjoy views, this is a good spot.I’ve never really ventured past St Kilda’s main areas until a photo on a friend’s Instagram feed peak my interest. What a joy Point Ormond was. A nice little hill with a beautiful view of Melbourne CBD, I am

2. Elwood Beach

Ormond Esplanade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Beaches
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4 based on 106 reviews

Elwood Beach

Reviewed By platypus150 - Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia

A clean wide sandy beach

From St Kilda Beach to Point Ormond, the beaches disappear. At Elwood they recommence with the usual Port Philip beaches that are clean, wide, and sandy. Facilities such as public toilets and car parking can be found and there is the long distance cycle/p

3. Elwood Canal

Marine Parade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities, Biking Trails
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4.5 based on 8 reviews

Elwood Canal

Reviewed By JackPenny - Elwood, AustraliaElwood, Australia

Canal makes the bicycle path that runs along side more interesting

We stayed 2 blocks from the canal and either walked or biked it several times a week. Seeing the tidal changes was interesting. The St Kilda street bridge, built in 1905, is the oldest surviving and probably the first reinforced concrete bridge built in A

4. Elwood Park

Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia Nature & Parks
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Elwood Park

Reviewed By ET3121 - Greater Melbourne, AustraliaGreater Melbourne, Australia

great location for picnic

offers a great green space for picnics with your families right on the beach. has an okay playground. check out nearby point ormond. TIP: watch out for speeding cyclists

5. Robinson Reserve

Barkly Street | corner of Marine Parade, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia Nature & Parks
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3 based on 1 reviews

Robinson Reserve

Reviewed By platypus150 - Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia

Ancient Palm Trees

Robinson Reserve is just a stop on the way to the beach. The #246 bus stops here and you can admire the long lines of ancient palm trees. The park has no facilities, so just cross Marine Parade to Point Ormond.

6. Elwood Thai Massage

77 Glen Huntly Rd, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia Spas & Wellness
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4 based on 10 reviews

Elwood Thai Massage

Relax and Rejuvenate at Elwood Thai Massage. Let us help you feel relaxed and invigorated so you can be ready for whatever your day brings. ​The team at Elwood is passionate about the benefit of health and well being that regular massage can bring. Our people are trained by Thai's specialists in authentic northern Thai style massage, which can invigorate or relax making you feel the best for wha

Reviewed By NC987

Dodgy business

I hate this place. They charge a 9% premium to pay by card!! I have been before and paid cash, but my third visit (massage is ok, not amazing) I only had card because you know it's 2016, and there was no signage about this fee until after my service. No t

7. The King of Tonga

164A Tennyson St, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia Nightlife, Bars & Clubs
Excellent
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3.5 based on 9 reviews

The King of Tonga

Reviewed By rvator - Melbourne, AustraliaMelbourne, Australia

Eclectic back bar with interesting locals and decore.

The name itself endears itself worthy of a visit and it lives up to expectations with Pacific island carvings, pictures and atmosphere but after that you can enjoy great beer and wine and if your up to it a chat with the locals.The bartenders are up for a

8. Chinese Health Zone

1A Clarke St | Unit 5, Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria 3184, Australia Spas & Wellness
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5 based on 1 reviews

Chinese Health Zone

Reviewed By Sporto_80 - Greater Melbourne, AustraliaGreater Melbourne, Australia

Like being on holidays

I was looking for a massage after a long week sitting at my desk and a friend had recommended to me Chinese Health Zone in Elwood. After having many good massages in China I was keen to find good Chinese massage here in Melbourne. There aren’t many listed

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