Melbourne is located in the southern state of Victoria and is a hub for a variety of outdoor and cultural activities, making it a terrific place to escape to with your furry friend. While in the city, check out the Federation Square development to sample the bars, restaurants, and plazas that the city has to offer, all located on the beautiful Yarra River. For a foray into nature, head out to the Yarra River Valley nearby, also famous for its terrific wine tasting. If cultural events are more your speed catch a live play at the Arts Centre Melbourne, which puts on a variety of live shows. No need to leave your furry friend at home, check out one of these pet-friendly beach camping experiences and start planning your next getaway!