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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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If you are spending time in Melbourne, this is the place to be every evening. The atmosphere, the street performers, the restaurants and bars, the park and the path - everything about it is perfect for a well spent evening. The flames show every hour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

A walk along this Promenade is a lot of fun .... people watching is fun as well as seeing the activities on the river.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marie M
Reviewed yesterday

Melbie is a unique and artistic city. One part of the city that you should not miss is its Southbank. There are many nice restaurants to enjoy while sightseeing there. People are friendly. Food is also tasty.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Heri S
Reviewed yesterday

I great place to people watch , plenty of good bars and restaurants to take your fancy, on the bank of the Yarra river ,

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank garyclement26
Reviewed yesterday

A stroll along this embankment is very pleasant especially in the evening, with plenty of restaurants and bars to suit all levels and types of food.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 369heather
Reviewed 2 days ago

we stayed in the South Bank distric and found it to be very central to all the touristy attractions. Trams stops are not far away if you want to venture further out to e.g. st Kila's beach

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cjlambert2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

lots to see and do here must go for a visit to melbourne, shopping resturants bars walks fantastic on a nice day

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Quirky shops, lovely restaurants and cafes and clean facilities. I have been there before a few years ago when the place felt tired, but no longer. A great place to wander around.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful walk with entertainers, many places for something to eat or drink. Either with friends, family or on your own it is a very relaxing walk or you can jog.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank susansalv
Reviewed 3 days ago

The gentle drift from the Exhibition Centre in the west, to the green riverbank in the east, will take you along this popular stretch where the unexpected becomes normal. Many of the boat trips berth here, so there is plenty of coming and going to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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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
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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