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Gem Pier, Melbourne

Gem Pier - Melbourne, Australia
Gem Pier
Syme Street, Melbourne, VIC 3016Map
Port Phillip Bay
+61 3 9658 9658(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Williamstown
Overview

Gem Pier which was named after a paddle steamer that once operated between Williamstown and Port Melbourne, is located at the end of Syme Street. This long stone jetty was built in 1838. The original jetty has now been replaced. Many passenger ferries dock here to pick up and drop visitors traveling to Williamstown. You can also walk along the gangway of the WWII minesweeper HMAS Castlemaine which has now been converted into a museum.

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Gem Pier General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
  • Nearest Train: Williamstown
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