Founded in 1835, Hey you can call me naive! But I'm going to Melbourne soon, And I'd need facts to stay alive.
As I step out of the Tullamarine, An airport so huge and fine; I marvel at the City of Literature, The street art as rich as full-bodied wine.
Unravelling the numerous charms, Hidden in the city divine; The aura and versatility, Enthrall the body, heart and mind.
Struck by wanderlust, I "shuffle" through the Melbourne lanes; Having my fill of the Australian cultural capital, My fatigue and boredom wanes.
A lively, ambitious teenager hoping to study further, I held Melbourne inspiring and dear; (Did you know Cate Blanchett, Rupert Murdoch And Kylie Minogue were born here?)
A hop, skip and jump, On and off the free City Circle tram; The Docklands and Coo…