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Melbourne Profile

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There is a lot to love about Melbourne - just ask the locals. Melbourne's lifestyle, the climate and its future plans are all part of what inspires so much passion in those who live here.

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Melbourne is Victoria’s capital city and the business, administrative, cultural and recreational hub of the state. See Melbourne at a glance.

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Melbourne is a magnet for people because its distinctive characteristics create memorable experiences and a vibrant lifestyle.

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The City of Melbourne is the home, workplace and leisure centre of one of the world's most harmonious and culturally diverse communities.

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Logo launch

City of Melbourne logo on black speakers' podium

In 2009 the City of Melbourne launched a new corporate identity - a design reflecting a city recognised internationally for its diversity, innovation, sustainability and liveability.

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Melbourne city skyline

As a general rule, Melbourne enjoys a temperate climate with warm to hot summers, mild and sometimes balmy springs and autumns, and cool winters.

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Sister cities


Over three decades ago, Melbourne joined hands with the Japanese city of Osaka, forging our first sister city partnership. This relationship has flourished into an international network spanning the globe

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Partner cities

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The Business Partner Cities network helps small- to medium-sized enterprises to establish links with counterparts throughout the Asia–Pacific region.

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