published: 03 Jun 2021
In the mid-19th century, Melbourne was filled with illegal bars. Restaurants and households would serve liquor after hours, without a liquor licence. These places were called sly-grog shops.
Discovera's Hidden Bars and History Tour recreates the thrill of discovering these drinking dens.
You'll drink a cocktail at three of the best hidden bars in Melbourne, and explore the city's iconic laneways. Along the way you'll hear rebellious stories handpicked from Melbourne's past, and finish with a better understanding of Melbourne's secret drinking scene.