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Southbank, Melbourne

(4.6/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
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. Put Southbank at the forefront of your travel plans using our Melbourne travel itinerary planner.
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  • I found Southbank by accident on my first day in Melbourne and was pleased that I did because it was handy for lunches. There are many options for food, Thai, Indian, Chinese, a cafe, the Lindt cafe (...  more »
  • This is our first time in Melbourne (we're Americans) and we stayed at an Apartment in Southbank. This is a very vibrant and busy place. South Bank has just about everything and is within 2 km (1.2 mi...  more »
  • South bank is a great place to stroll by the river and try one of the many great restaurants on offer. Prices to suit every pocket and has a real buzzy feel. Street performers and musicians are always...  more »
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