In the absence of its own strong cultural heritage (being both a very young and very multicultural country) Australia is exceptional at borrowing. To put it another way: We love going all-out on a theme.
Multiply that fact by the city of Melbourne's penchant for quirky bars and cafés and you have yourself the perfect breeding ground for some of the most impressive (and imaginative) themed venues in the world.
Here are just six of them.
1. George's Bar, Fitzroy
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