Location, Tickets & Times
The Polly Woodside is located at South Wharf on the banks of the Yarra River next to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre and the Melbourne Convention Centre - see map below.
General opening hours:
Saturdays & Sundays 10am - 4pm.
Open daily during Victorian school holidays and for group and education bookings (by appointment).
Closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Please note - Polly Woodside has limited, seasonal opening hours and also occasionally hosts private functions, where the ship is closed to general visitors. We recommend you contact the team on (03) 9656 9817 the week prior to your visit to confirm opening hours.
Special Combo 2 Attraction Pass - Old Melbourne Gaol and the Polly Woodside!- $30.00
Adult - $16.00
Concession - $13.00
Child - $9.50
Family - $43.00 ( 2 Adults and 2 Children)
Single Family - $32.00 (1 Adult and 2 Children)
Additional Children $5.00 per child.
Special Combo Pass
Visit 2 of Melbourne’s most unique visitor attractions for one low price with our National Trust 2 attraction Combo pass.
The 2 attraction pass provides entry into the famous Old Melbourne Gaol and the Polly Woodside Tall Ship for only $30, that’s a saving of $11 per person!
Simply hop on the City Circle Tram for a free ride to both.
Buy your 2 Attraction pass on at Polly Woodside or The Old Melbourne Gaol.
How to get there
Tram: Routes 96, 109 or 112 travel down Spencer/ Clarendon Streets to
Stop 124A (Casino) and entrance of the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.
Route 70 and the City Circle Tram stop at D5 Wurundjeri Way (South Wharf).
Cross the street and walk towards the Yarra River, down Siddeley Street and across the new
Seafarers pedestrian bridge.
Train: To Southern Cross Station and then catch tram 96,
109 or 112 to Stop 124A (Casino).
Parking is available South Wharf Shopping Centre, or the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
General Enquiries: 03 9699 9760
Education & Group Bookings: 03 9656 9817
Birthday Parties: 03 9656 9804