Melbourne Chocolate History Tours™ -- Fitzroy and Collingwood
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Melbourne Chocolate History Tours™ --
|TOURS FIRST AND THIRD SUNDAYS
Your $55.00 booking includes a Chocolate Tasting High Tea
Group registrations 10% off for three or more people
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Gambol through the “Great White Chocolate City” (once employing 3,000 people). Learn about the "Chocolate King of Victoria", MacPherson Robertson, inventor of Freddo Frog, Cherry Ripe and Old Gold.
Walk through the secret chocolate laneways. See where Mac began his business. Learn about his biggest successes and his modest beginnings, all within a few blocks. Peek into Mac's private life. Also walk by other famous chocolatiers in the neighbourhood. Tour finishes with a spectacular Chocolate Tasting High Tea at Mámor Chocolates.
See Photo Gallery for more pictures of sites that will be visited.
Your Guide: Professor Howard Frederick. Aside from being a professional chocolatier owner/manager, Howard is also an honorary professor at Deakin University where he researches business entrepreneurship, especially Victorian-era entrepreneurs. For his sins, he is also President of the Smith Street Business Association.
FAQ: You will be emailed a longer FAQ upon registration. Please arrive on Sunday to the starting point (to be emailed to you) by 1:50pm for a 2pm start to the walk. Please dress for comfort and wear comfortable shoes taking into account the predicted weather forecast and the length of the walk (about 2.5km). Walkers with any health issues should be guided by the opinion of their doctor regarding activities of this nature. We suggest that you bring a bottle of water and umbrella with you.
If you encounter any issues on the day of the walking tour, Howard can be contacted on 0488 282 116.
Payment, cancellation and change policy
Adding a member to your group at a discount
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