Southbank, Melbourne

4.6
Landmark · Tourist Spot
Southbank provides a beautiful setting for a riverside stroll. Along the promenade, take in the view of the sparkling Yarra River, public art, and heritage buildings. Packed with cafes and eateries in between the high-rise buildings, this entertainment and food-driven promenade there offers something for everyone. Cross any of the numerous pedestrian footbridges to get a better view of the pavement chalk art. You’ll see Australia’s tallest tower, the Eureka Tower. Make Southbank a centerpiece of your Melbourne vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Melbourne holiday planner.
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  • Southbank is a new area south of the Yarra. It was once an industrial area, until Evan Walker transformed it into a nightlife area.  more »
  • A lovely place to walk near the water, stop at one of the many restaurants or have a leisurely drink. A very underutilized part of the city and easy to get there via tram.  more »

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