Slow Tram TV

All aboard the number 96 tram!

Take a ride on the 96 from home! Watch one of Melbourne's iconic trams as it completes its route from Preston depot to St Kilda while the city starts to wake up.

Duration
2 hours

Play Eye Spy with Slow Tram TV

Keep an eye out for these, and see if you can spot them all!

  1. How many trams are at the Preston Depot when the number 96 leaves?
  2. How many cyclists do you see? can you keep count?
  3. What stop does the Tram driver jump out at so he can turn?
  4. Which stop has the most passengers waiting?
  5. How many turns does the tram make on its journey?
  6. Can you count how many palm trees you see on Acland Street?
  7. Can you spot these landmarks:
  • Edinburgh Gardens
  • The Age building
  • Crown Casino
  • Luna Park

All aboard the number 96!

Watch the city spring to life, with a ride on Melbourne's 96 tram from Preston to St Kilda.

Look out for your favourite coffee shop as the tram trundles through Fitzroy, see the Christmas decorations as it travels down Bourke Street, and get the full Esplanade experience as it gets to St Kilda.

With the help of Yarra Trams and the Department of Transport, Slow Tram TV has captured the beautiful sights of Melbourne's city centre.

Whether you've not been to the big smoke for a while, missing the hustle and bustle, or just want some familiar scenes while you wind down for Christmas at home, this video is for you!

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