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DFO South Wharf

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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DFO South Wharf is THE place to find over 120 leading Australian and international brands - all at up to 70% off! With all brands under the one roof, you will be sure to find everything you are looking for in the latest ladies’ and men’s fashions...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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20 Convention Centre Pl | South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If getting there by public transport be prepared for a bit of a hike! Once we got i there we found some of the specials were really good and others were just the same as any other shop.

1  Thank becs304
dfosw_gem, Guest Relations Manager at DFO South Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear becs304, Thank you for the five star review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed shopping at DFO. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a tourist with a pram I opted to go to this DFO because of its size (not too big) and vicinity (very easy to tram and walk to) and I wasn’t disappointed. There were enough shops and bargains for me to get my fill...More

1  Thank Travellin_w_kids
dfosw_gem, Guest Relations Manager at DFO South Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Travellin_w_kids, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are pleased to hear DFO has met your family's expectations in terms of accessiblity, variety of stores and the standard of cleaniness. We look forward to welcomging you next ime. Kind...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Was a full day with a couple of teenagers. Good variety of clothes shopping mainly. Easy to get to on the tram and a short walk along Yarra River. Some good bargains to be had and decent food court to take a break at. Better...More

Thank Rodd50
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to shop! The nursery room for babies was also very clean and spacious also. Great for young family with young children. Lots lots lots of sale! Will be even better if there is an indoor playgroug/space for toddlers to crawl about!!

Thank Mohamed Khairil B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

DFO South Wharf is located at an excellent location especially for tourists and visitors. It’s got some wonderful brands like The North Face, TUMI, HH etc which are not there in Sydney. If you’re driving in, please make sure that you collect the discount Parking...More

3  Thank maneeshchugh
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Nice place to shop if you are looking for sport item. Great choice of shops and variety with indoor air-con. It was not as big as compare to other outlet place, but you can find what you want here.

1  Thank Chngsm
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The shops here have great discounts. If only the parking was a bit cheaper. But there is tram access nearby i guess. The only disappointing side was the food court inside. It really could have been better considering the high foot traffic.

Thank _blond_bombshell_5
Reviewed 27 September 2018

WARNING - DO NOT PARK HERE!! The parking rate is $6 per hour which is bad enough, but the night rate said $12 flat rate, which I can understand and was happy to pay... I parked just before 6pm, expecting maybe an extra $6 on...More

2  Thank Arnold R
dfosw_gem, Guest Relations Manager at DFO South Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arnold R, Thank you for taking your time to post this review. Your feedback allows us to identify any area of improvement to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction. I share your disappointment that parking is at a cost, however it is to...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Great choice of shops and buzzing atmosphere. We always enjoy DFO South wharf for its bargains and array of different shops.

Thank AnthDan1971
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This DFO is very easy to get too and most of the shopping is great. If you catch the Circle Tram 35 and get off at the Goods Stop and Cross over the road and go down the little street to your right you will...More

1  Thank kayestevens
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Nearlyjt
8 February 2018|
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Response from dfosw_gem | Property representative |
Hi Nearlyjt, Please see below a list of restaurants and bars available in South Wharf. Akachochin - Japanese BangPop - Thai Charlie Lovett - café Citizen Café and Bar Melbourne Cellar Door Meat Market - steak... More
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Lucy H
11 January 2018|
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Hi Lucy H, The Easter trading hours for DFO South Wharf are: Easter Friday - CLOSED Easter Saturday - 10am to 6pm Easter Sunday - 10am to 6pm Easter Monday - 10am to 6pm
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FiyazIsmath
19 October 2017|
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Response from Kate M | Reviewed this property |
South Wharf DFO is very easy to get to from the Novotel on Collins. You can walk there relatively easily and enjoy the sights of Melbourne on the way. You could also catch a tram down Collins St and Spencer St and hop off at... More
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