Epitomizing the multicultural and lively vibe of Melbourne, the Southbank Promenade is a wonderful place to explore. Its riverside location adds to the charm and there is much entertainment in store for the entire family.
Finding your way here
Located along the Yarra River’s southern banks, Southbank can be found around a kilometre away from the CBD. Within this locale is the Southbank Promenade which covers an area that runs from the Southgate Shopping Centre to the Crown Entertainment Complex, easily accessible from most hotels in Southbank, Melbourne.
What to expect
The Southbank Promenade is the ideal place for a quiet walk and its tree-lined areas by the Yarra River offer lots for you to take in. Within 10 minutes by foot from WRAP on Southbank, this promenade is also home to lots of restaurants and cafes that you can dine at and even shops for a bit of retail therapy.
As you explore
On your stroll along the Southbank Promenade you will come across some quite interesting features; be on the lookout for street performers who will no doubt entertain, while you will find fascinating art sculptures out in the open as well.
More Southbank adventures
Once done exploring this promenade look to see some of Southbank’s other attractions; take in a show at the Melbourne Arts Centre, have some casino fun at the Crown Entertainment Complex and enjoy incredible art at the National Gallery of Victoria. Don’t forget to head up to Eureka Skydeck 88 for some truly mesmerising city views from up high.
Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life. Google+