Casey is a vast city located on the coast of Australia in Victoria. The metropolitan area of Melbourne is nearby with more attractions that make this densely populated city a tourist draw. With over 250,000 residents at the last census, hustle and bustle describes the activities found here. Its location also has a rural component with farmland used for grazing and growing a myriad of flowers. The Western Port and the Dandenong Ranges offer spectacular fishing and boating opportunities along with a robust industry. For marine conservationist, the Mornington Peninsula located at Pearcedale is a gold mine filled with sea life.
Points of Interest
There is a plethora of sightseeing options in this city including Casey Aquatic and Recreation Center and the Royal Botanic Gardens. For outdoor enthusiasts, the25 acre Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park offers hours of observation of the indigenous fauna. This includes ‘evening walks’ hosted by the professional guides on staff showcasing the bush land and nocturnal species. A shopper’s delight is available at the Westfield Fountain Gate shopping center, which is among the largest malls in Australia.
After a long day of taking in the natural jewels of the city, spending time in the largest casino in Australia is an option. Crown Casino is located on the beautiful Yarra River in Melbourne. It has over half a million square meters of space, which is the size of two city blocks. The casino floor houses 3,000 slots and table games including Pai Gow, Baccarat, and Blackjack. The once exclusive Rapid Roulette and new Rapid Baccarat offer more gaming excitement for guests.
The complex has an entertainment section that is home to Harrods, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Bvlgari, and other top-shelf brands. There are three five star hotels to choose from with more than 1,500 rooms. A treat for guests at the casino or those visiting the city is the nightly fireworks.