Author(s): Stephen Townshend
The Rough Guide to Melbourne is the most extensive guidebook available to Australia's second-largest city. The guide features lively accounts of the sights and discerning reviews of the best bars, hotels and restaurants. Now published as a larger B-format guide, the 16-page introduction includes full-colour photos of the authors selection of 'Things Not to Miss' and large easy-to-read maps throughout.
Stephen Townshend was born in New Zealand. He settled in Melbourne in 1994 and has worked as a musical journalist in Perth and as an editor in Sydney, where he also published a series of magazines showcasing local writing.