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Southbank

St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lovely area

We have been to Melbourne on several occasions and always visited Southbank. It's a really lovely... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2018
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
Annual Visit

We travel to Melbourne each January for the Australian Open and always include a visit to Southbank... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2017
Philip L
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Adelaide, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

We have been to Melbourne on several occasions and always visited Southbank. It's a really lovely area and you can spend your time just walking and relaxing, or you can sit down at one of the cafes and restaurants in the area. You have wonderful...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

We travel to Melbourne each January for the Australian Open and always include a visit to Southbank for the views, cafes, street entertainment etc. We stay in the CBD near Elizabeth St. Walk along Elizabeth Street to the Flinders St railway station pedestrian underpass then...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

The area has it all with arts, restaurants, hotels and great views and access to the Yarra River.It is only a short walk from the central business district and you also have access to all the parks and gardens to the south of the city.

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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

You have not visited Melbourne if you havent visited the SouthBank. Fun, music, artisists and even a market this last weekend. Boats , river and lots to see and do. Too bad the river is dirty, you would think the Aussie's could get it cleaned...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Recommended for accommodation when visiting Melbourne. On banks of Yarra River CBD is within walking distance as is the multi faceted cultural centre. The Travel Lodge is popular and well located. Elizabeth K

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

It's nice to promenade along here day or night. You're between the Yarra River (you're on its south bank opposite the city business district) and a long stretch of leisure-oriented venues (fast food, cafes, restaurants, hotels, etc). There are ferry departure areas, water features, buskers....More

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Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This is the main tourist spot here.A good place to spend time with your family and friends. A very good selection of restaurants .You can take a boat cruise or walk.Across the river is the railway station.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Southbank is one my favorites spots in Melbourne. It's a great place to have a walk and also for dining. A walk alongside Yarra river is always relaxing and memorable. Also it's close to two of the beautiful attractions of Melbourne which are the art...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2015

Southbank which is located on the Yarra River has views of the Melbourne City skyline which are even more spectacular during the evening. From Southbank a footbridge that crosses the Yarra River takes you to Flinders Street Station and Federation Square which are well known...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2015

Southbank has many arts related opportunities with nearby art galleries and theatres if you desire to see a show or soak up some art. It is situated on the southern side of the Yarra River, the area offers a way to beat the hustle and...More

2  Thank Natalie1964
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