Get revved up for Formula One's return to Melbourne. You'll need to be firing on all cylinders to back up full days by the track with all the fun of Melbourne at its finest.

Long evenings are perfect for convivial drinks in outdoor bars, excitedly predicting just how far local lad Daniel Ricciardo can go and whether the Mercedes team will continue to dominate. Explore the neighbourhoods surrounding the Formula One track and find new favourite cafes, bars and pubs.

Melbourne's laneway life can be found close to the Formula One paddock, allowing you to sample the dining scene and uncover hidden bars when a day of Grand Prix action comes to an end. Keep your racing earplugs handy and head to the city's lauded live music venues for a rocking racing soundtrack.

Visiting some of Melbourne and Victoria's most iconic sights takes in some seriously impressive driving. Tackle the twists and hairpin turns of the renowned Great Ocean Road, or take a few laps of your own on Phillip Island's Grand Prix circuit.

Make sure you set yourself up for an exhilarating Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix experience, pairing powerful racing with the following lists of Melbourne's best.

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