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Southbank, Melbourne

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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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  • We were staying at accommodation on this side of the river and walked through and over the Yarra River a few times. The river looks dirty, but as a local mate of mine said, it is tidal and that stirs....  more
    We were staying at accommodation on this side of the river and walked through and over the Yarra River a few times. The river looks dirty, but as a local mate of mine said, it is tidal and that stirs....  more »
  • Lots of food choices in all price ranges, lounge by the river or play your luck at the casino. Fun atmosphere 
    Lots of food choices in all price ranges, lounge by the river or play your luck at the casino. Fun atmosphere  more »

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