South Wharf Promenade

South Wharf Promenade

South Wharf Promenade is Melbourne's hottest "go-to" location for amazing food, sensational shopping, bars, walks and wonderful views of Melbourne.

Take a leisurely stroll along South Wharf Promenade, take in the views, dine at one of the award winning restaurants, cafes or bars, shop in DFO, take in the sights of Melbourne from one of Melbourne's newest and unique vantage points.

Why not make a day of it and discover all that South Wharf, Melbourne’s newest dining, retail and events destination, has to offer?

Direct Factory Outlet

Right alongside SWP is DFO, boasting more than 170 stores with up to 70% off some of the world’s hottest brands, you’re bound to pick up a bargain here.

Big name brands all under the one roof, with Cotton On, Country Road, Diana Ferarri, Guess, Industrie, Jacqui E, Just Jeans, Portmans and Witchery.

Located on Level 1 of DFO is every homemaker’s dream. Homemaker South Wharf has all the big name brands under one roof, you’ll be sure to find something to suit your home.

Melbourne DFO | Direct Factory Outlet

Restaurants Cafes & Bars

Saterside dining along the Yarra's edge with BBQ, European, Spanish, Japanese, Thai and Mediterranean food, drink and more.


Elegant and modern Tokyo-style bar serving ‘Melbourne’s best sushi’.

Melbourne Akachochin


All the things we love about Spanish cuisine and culture.

Melbourne Bohemian


Recreating the energy and excitement of Bangkok’s hawker stands, Bangpop delivers an authentic taste of Thailand with a modern twist.

Melbourne BangPop

Charlie Lovett

Come for breakfast lunch or dinner, enjoy boutique coffee roasted on site with gourmet pizza, sandwich or cake of the day.

Melbourne Charlie Lovett

Common Man

Common Man’s ingredients are always fresh and sourced locally. Serving sizes are generous; you will not leave disappointed.

Melbourne Common Man Bar & Restaurant


Gasolina offers Italian-influenced dishes using only the freshest ingredients sourced from local purveyors. Gasolina is home to a complete motorcycle workshop where rolling works of art are pieced together right in front of your eyes.

Melbourne Gasolina

Meat Market

Inspired by the fun and flavour of the Aussie BBQ, Meat Market is the ideal spot for prime meats by the Yarra.

Melbourne Meat Market South Wharf

Melbourne Public

Melbourne Public café, bar and dining room is Melbourne’s newest drinking and dining secret set on the banks of the Yarra River.

Melbourne Melbourne Public Bar & Restaurant

Citizen Café & Bar

With its signature blend of coffee and chic café fare Citizen with fun and fresh local produce is the perfect checkpoint for people on the go.

Melbourne Citizen is incorporated within Melbourne Public.

Munich Brauhaus

Munich style Restaurant and Bar brings to life a traditional Bavarian bierhaus, where guests can dine, drink and party like Oktoberfest never ended.

Melbourne Munich Brauhaus

Plus 5 Bar

Cocktail and tapas bar, offering tasty wood fired cuisine alongside incredible drinks.

Melbourne Plus 5 Bar

The Boatbuilders Yard

The Boatbuilders Yard is an award winning bar and café with delicious South American/Mediterranean food offerings.

Melbourne The Boatbuilders Yard

The General Assembly

The General Assembly trades 7 days a week for drinks, lunch and dinner.

Melbourne The General Assembly

West Village

West Village your new home of beers, sport and rotating food trucks. With old favourites and craft beers on tap, plus a full back bar we have your drinking needs well and truly covered also.

Melbourne West Village

Melbourne All Restaurants @ South Wharf


Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

The award-winning MCEC hosts more than 1,000 events each year, everything from meetings, conventions and exhibitions to concerts, trade shows and gala dinners.

Melbourne Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Polly Woodside

The iconic 19th century tall ship Polly Woodside takes you on a journey into Australia’s rich maritime history. Enjoy guided tours, the new award-winning gallery and a fascinating short film in the theatre.

Melbourne Polly Woodside

The Cargo Hall

Featuring a suspended stage and retaining its original heritage feel, The Cargo Hall is an ultra-cool industrial space perfect for your next event.

Melbourne The Cargo Hall


Situated right on the riverfront, Showtime is Melbourne’s most exciting function venue.

Melbourne Showtime


Opening in October 2014, Aerial is an extraordinary venue that places you and your guests at one of Melbourne’s most remarkable urban focal points.

Melbourne Aerial

Hilton Melbourne South Wharf

Book your next Melbourne stay at the 5-star Hilton Melbourne South Wharf with stunning guest rooms and suites that enjoy panoramic views of South Wharf, CBD and Port Phillip Bay.

Melbourne Hilton Melbourne South Wharf


South Wharf Promenade is within walking distance to:

Melbourne Crown Entertainment Complex

Melbourne Etihad Stadium

Melbourne Docklands & Waterfront City

Melbourne Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

Melbourne WTC Wharf

Melbourne Southern Cross Railway Station

Melbourne Melbourne Star | Observation Wheel

Melbourne Victoria Harbour

Melbourne Southgate Complex

How To Get To South Wharf Promenade

There are 2 main throughfares, South Wharf Promenade which runs along the river, and Dukes Walk which runs parallel to the river behind the row of buildings along the promendade.

South Wharf Promenade [Map] and all of the above is on the southern bank of the Yarra River, walkable from Melbourne CBD.

Parking is available at Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, DFO | Direct Factory Outlet, Hilton and Crown Casino.

Trams along Flinders St (70), Spencer St (96, 109, 112) with short 5 minute walks.

Water Taxi from many points along the Yarra River.

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Aerial | Reception Venue Aerial | Reception Venue

Akachochin Akachochin

Australia Day | Riverside on the Lawn Australia Day | Riverside on the Lawn

BangPop BangPop

Bohemian Wine Bar Bohemian Wine Bar

Cargo Hall Cargo Hall

Charlie Lovett Charlie Lovett

Citizen Café & Bar Citizen Café & Bar

Common Man Bar & Restaurant Common Man Bar & Restaurant

DFO | Direct Factory Outlet DFO | Direct Factory Outlet

Gasolina Gasolina

Meat Market South Wharf Meat Market South Wharf

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Melbourne Public Bar & Restaurant Melbourne Public Bar & Restaurant

Munich Brauhaus Munich Brauhaus

Pan Pacific Melbourne Pan Pacific Melbourne

Plus 5 Bar Plus 5 Bar

Polly Woodside Polly Woodside

Showtime Events Centre Showtime Events Centre

Southgate Complex | Southbank Southgate Complex | Southbank

The Boatbuilders Yard The Boatbuilders Yard

The General Assembly The General Assembly

West Village West Village

Yarra's Edge Yarra's Edge

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