Sure, Melbourne's weather is typically unreliable, but when it's hot, it's hot. Don't hold out for the cool change or spend the day under the air conditioning unit – get out and explore the city's cooler spots.
Have you heard that plunging your body into sub-Arctic temperatures is the coolest new health trend? It's also excellent for a super hot day. You can try it at Alchemy's state-of-the-art freezer (ahem, cryotherapy chamber) in South Yarra.
Nothing beats a scoop (or three) of ice cream or gelato for dessert, but not all frozen desserts are created equal. We've licked and scooped our way across the city in search of Melbourne's best cone artists.