Confidence Tour

Welcome to our 'Productivity and Confidence Tour'. This tour is designed to educate and inspire listeners to greater heights of achievement. This is a motivational tour. Participants in this event will hear and learn from the success stories of early entrepreneurs and some challenges they faced and overcame.

What you get:

A professionally delivered, motivational tour, comprising a leisurely stroll, just around the city centre. We will be inspired by the secret and incredibly inspirational uniquely-Melbourne Success Stories of the entrepreneurs who built up the familiar buildings around our city.

In particular:

  • The rags-to-riches story of Edward Cole as we walk the remnants of his City-Centre retail empire! He ran the world's biggest bookshop on Bourke St!
  • An innovative solution to the problem of what to do with spacious old buildings, in the Old City Theater.
  • The Rise of the Myer Family.
  • The Rise of George Coles and his 'Coles' retail enterprise. We show you where and how it all began!
  • The fate of building societies in the difficult time of the 1890s.
  • The bizarre story behind the Nicholas Building and their Aspro fortune.
  • The strange origin of the glorious Block Arcade.

    Excellent for team building, special events, education and otherwise!


    If the above inspires you, please do not hesitate to secure a booking of this unique event, for your group at a mutually agreeable time of your choosing. (Note: Tour should be conducted in daylight hours, not evening, to ensure full access). Payment can be on the day with receipt provided or via transfer/invoice, or paypal.

    $65 per person.

    ph: 0450344840

    What people say!

  • ... report feeling more educated about the city and its origins.
  • ... feel they have learned unexpected and surprising details about our history.
  • ... report feeling inspired afterwards!

  • Terms and Conditions:
    All tours are operated by M3 Tours Pty. Limited, ABN 70610882203. Tours will take place rain, hail or shine unless an alternate arrangement is reached. You comprehend the risks associated, without limitation, such as bad weather, accidents as arising out of automobiles, including death, pedestrians and the like, and accept responsibility. The operator disclaims any liability for loss or damage to any customer or third party, whether to person or property, arising out of any tour carried out. M3 Tours Pty. Limited, reserves the right to revoke, without refund, service to any customer suspected of carrying out any fraudulent transaction, or malicious abuse of the online booking system. REFUND POLICY: Cancelations are non-refundable unless cancelled more than 4 hours prior to the starting time of the corresponding booked event. You grant the tour operator the irrevocable right to use your photograph, if taken, for promotional material, for example on facebook, for all commercial or non-commercial purposes, with no obligation or compensation to you. Departures are five to ten minutes after the assembly times, but it is the customer's responsibility to be at the meeting place ahead of time. No responsibility will be accepted for customers who miss out due to being late or waiting at the wrong location. The tour operator reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. Your participation on the tours shall constitute your agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions on this website.

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