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Lovely riverside walk along the Yarra in Melbourne with lots of nice cafes restaurants and shopping areas. Very up and coming.
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Southbank Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Southbank is beautiful. With lots of cafes, shops & great views, this section of Melbourne is definitely worth exploring if you have the time-ignore what others have negatively posted on this-I can only conclude that they either weren't interested in taking the time to explore...More

9  Thank maryneville
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 February 2015

My husband was having chest pains during the time we were in the south bank area ,we were told there is a MEDICAL CENTRE not too far away . Easy to find , however they" ARE OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.." NO THANKS TO YOU ,...More

5  Thank susy1Brisbane
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It’s ok, but if you don’t want to play casino prices and get better value for you money as a family, walk to South Wharf.

Thank Negal2014
Reviewed yesterday

nice place to walk, you will see cosmopolitan crowd around,it is like getting away from the hustle of the city in a 15 min walk but it is located in the heart of the city.

Thank bernie135lac
Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice place to walk and take in all of the sights surrounding the Southbank. There are shops, restaurants, art, sculptures, and more. By day there is music playing adding to the vibe. By night the whole place is lit up and looks wonderful. Every...More

Thank shazzzalongley
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of super restaurants with river views in a very vibrant and cosmopolitan area. Weekends very busy with street artists.

Thank Daydream795096
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love walking near the rivers and in Southbank there are many restaurants, shops, art, sculpture, graffiti, Eureka the highest skyscraper in Melbourne and so many things to see and do . You can also rest doing nothing ...all the people will do the best...More

Thank ItalianLuby
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great stretch of restaurants, bars, cafes, park area and specialty shops. Great for breakfast or early morning coffee in the sun, or drinks in one of the many spots with the bests seats looking over the river in the evening. Great place to people...More

Thank Mannianne
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday was a glorious day for a walk along the Yarra and South Bank. The mix of people out enjoying the walk, buskers, festivals and the exquisite location a testimony to the great city we live in. You could eat casually in the food court,...More

Thank Anddyh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great if you're looking for food with huge range of choices for all budgets. Not much else to do though. Great to sit and people watch and by the river.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upmarket part of Melbourne, with lots of restaurants, and even a food court. Great place to walk along the Yarra River.

Thank PengSoon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love walking along here, great places for a meal or coffee, buskers, the Yarra and people so much to see and do.

Thank jandp768
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3 January 2018|
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Response from Lissette0708 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think this is a question. Fact is, I have walked there both day and night and never experienced any issues. No "roughsleepers", no loitering, or potsmoking "disadvantaged" people. Perhaps it's a misconception but... More
Ymosi E
29 July 2015|
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Response from Star707 | Reviewed this property |
The ubiquitous Food Hall on the ground level will have heaps of breakfast options if it is just fuel that you are looking for. If you can be bothered, hop on a tram and get yourself to the Victoria Market which is nearby (or... More