Sherlock is a unique outdoor escape room, played in the iconic Fitzroy Gardens and East Melbourne.
Use your smartphone to find clues
A murder has been committed and you are tasked to find out who did it and which weapon was used. Go to the location, download our app and explore the area using your smartphone to find clues that help you solve this case.
Work in teams
Get 4 to 12 friends or colleagues together, form teams and find answers. Each team will have a team captain who's phone is used to explore the map and solve the case.
Outsmart the other detectives
Once the time has started, work together with your teammates to find answers. You earn points by completing challenges, exploring the map and being the first team to correctly accuse the suspect.
Try this unique new experience in the heart of Melbourne
Played outside in the iconic Fitzroy Gardens and East Melbourne
Fully self-guided, so you decide when you want to play
Game time is 90 minutes, but add some time to read the instructions
Requires all participants to be 18 or over to play
Play with 4 to 12 friends, family members or colleagues in teams
To play the Sherlock outdoor escape room, each player will need the following:
Sherlock is played at a set location in the Fitzroy Gardens and East Melbourne.
Meet at the green marker on the map.
The address is: The Fairies Tree, Fitzroy Gardens, 230-298 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne VIC 3002
Fitzroy Gardens is located close to Melbourne CBD and is easy to reach by tram, train or car.
In this outdoor game you'll need to explore the area around you. A basic level of fitness is required.
Make sure you wear comfortable clothing as you'll be walking up to 5km.
Currently this is only available in Melbourne, but we are looking to expand to other cities.
After buying the game you have 90 days before your game code expires.
It's a self-guided game, meaning there won't be a host helping you through the game.
Play anytime that's convenient for you.
Note that we do not provide a refund in case your game code has expired.
The actual game time for Sherlock is 90 minutes, however you also need to get to the location.
And reserve around 15 minutes to read through the instructions and get ready.
Our online game codes can only be used for groups of 4 to 12 people.
Got a larger group? Email us to organise this as a corporate event.
You only need to pay once for your whole group. The 1 game code you'll receive is to be used by each team captain.
Please carefully read through the instructions. The game is self-guided, so we won't be there to help.
If your phone does not work, try someone else's phone.
If you run out of battery, you won't be able to continue the game and we don't provide refunds! So make sure your phone is fully charged.
Unfortunately outdoor escape rooms can be affected by the weather. Our games can still be played in a bit of rain.
Be careful of electronic equipment in the rain, we are not liable in case of any damage. We DO NOT provide refunds in case of bad weather.
Roads and other areas that are part of the game area can at times not be accessible.
If this is the case, please contact us.
We aim to have up-to-date information available on this page, so please visit this page before playing for any updates.
Do not attempt to tresspass or violate local laws and regulations. Always follow instructions and directions as provided by authorised officers and land owners.
No! Once you've started the time it cannot be stopped or reset.
If for any reason you can't complete the game, we won't be able to reissue you a new game code.
So make sure you've got plenty of time, pick a nice day and have read the instructions in advance.
If only 1 person doesn't have a phone that works, that's not the end of the world.
Make sure you share information with each other and perhaps rotate who holds the phone.
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