Huddled comfortably between St Kilda, Southbank, South Yarra and Port Melbourne, South Melbourne is one of Melbourne’s most vibrant hubs for good food, good coffee and activity. With the CBD within walking distance and the beach just a quick tram ride away, this lively suburb boasts an enviable location, that effortlessly complements a variety of lifestyles.
Ticking all the boxes indicative of a liveable suburb, South Melbourne is the epitome of inner-city ease. Locals and visitors flock to explore South Melbourne Market; a treasured inner-city landmark famed for its mouth-watering cuisine, particularly dim sims, and general goods. Sport lovers are right at home with the MCG, AAMI Park and surrounding stadiums and facilities just over the Yarra, while Etihad Stadium is a short tram ride down Clarendon and Spencer Streets. Clarendon Street, the suburbs main artery and shopping hub is brimming with booming eateries, retail and nearby art galleries, further cementing South Melbourne’s status as a suburb that truly has it all.
South Melbourne is populated by a mix of residents, primarily those who favour inner-city bayside living. Young professionals can’t resist the easy access to the CBD and swarm to the area’s chic apartment buildings. Maturing couples, retirees and established families who have lived in South Melbourne for generations call its beautiful Victorian properties home.
Historic charm in a well-connected setting, South Melbourne is a situ of convenience, cultural excellence and community. This enviable and leafy location allows residents to enjoy a slice of inner-city living without the hustle and bustle, making it a suburb that no one seems to get enough of.