A unique and fun team experience

Mr Kennings was found dead under suspicious circumstances in Melbourne's city centre. Gather your friends and follow in the footsteps of a detective to solve the "State Library" case.

You've been handed a detective case file containing a city map, evidence, clues, an answer sheet and more. Use the map to visit locations, use the evidence and your detective skills to find answers and try to solve the case.

  • Visit some of Melbourne's most beautiful locations
  • Use the evidence and clues provided to find answers
  • Check your answers online and solve the murder
  • Learn about the history of Melbourne's iconic laneways, buildings and its founding

City discovery

Discover Melbourne's iconic places, solve puzzles and find the murderer

Smartphone required

Log in, check your answers and get hints

Fully self-guided

No booking required, buy the game and play when it suits you

Fun for 2-3 hours

Stop as many times as you'd like, or continue on a different day

Age 16+ recommended

Our games are best suited for anyone aged 16 and over

Team size 2-6

Play with friends and family or contact us for a teambuilding event

HOW TO PLAY

Get the game, form a team and solve the murder

1Buy the game online or in store
Buy City Discovery here and form a team of up to 5, or just play it by yourself.
When you're ready to play, read the text on the back of the case file and find the starting location. Open the case file, follow the map and visit all locations.
At each location you'll need to determine which clue or evidence to use. Check alibis, solve puzzles and get answers to find the murderer.

Discover Melbourne, use your detective skills, have loads of fun

City Discovery is a detective case file and contains:

  • City Map
  • Case Information
  • Clues & Evidence
  • Answer Sheet
  • Your unique game code
  • 1
    Follow the map and visit the marked locations
  • 2
    Determine which clues or evidence from the case file to use at each location
  • 3
    Check alibis, solve puzzles, unlock codes, answer questions
  • 4
    Check your answers online to see if you've solved the case

Contact Us

City Discovery will be available late 2020.

Have any questions or feedback? Use the WhatsApp button or the form to contact us and we'll be in touch. Promised!

FAQs

The murder is fictional, however all characters in the game are based on our friends & family.

We recommend 1 case file for up to 5 people. If your group is larger, it's best to get another case file. With multiple groups you can even think about a little competition...

The total distance is around 5km, however you can make as many stops as you'd like. There is no time limit, so feel free to continue another day. You've got 14 days to complete the game after logging in.

The game takes place in Melbourne's city centre, in the middle of the city, between Victoria Street and Flinders Street.

Yes, you'll need your phone to get clues, check your answers and whenever you need a hint. We've listed free WiFi spots on the map.

No, the game isn't a race for the best time. Instead, without a time limit you're more likely to enjoy discovering Melbourne.

If you're stuck, need help or can't reach a location, the Melbourne Police Department can help you out. Simply log in with your unique game code and press the Help button for the relevant question.

Murders still need to be solved in the rain. But we understand you'd rather see Melbourne with a bit of sunshine. After logging in with your game code, you've got 14 days to complete it. Surely there must be a bit of sunshine in that time!?

We're always open to new business opportunities. Whether you'd like to be a retailer or want to partner up in a different way. Email us and we'll be in touch!

We're delighted to hear about your ideas and feedback. Email us and we'll be in touch!