South Melbourne - Precinct Vision

A place of hidden gems and historic laneways, buoyed by a cultural diversity that has inspired a unique creative energy and an enduring passion for social gatherings.

The traditional Corroboree place of our first peoples, the Yalukut Weelam Clan of the Boon Wurrung, South Melbourne remains a prominent gathering place emanating from its diverse community fabric. This meeting place between the CBD and the Bay has shaped its distinctive cosmopolitan character and relaxed vibe.

Market Village - Place Direction

A place to share with friends and family, connect with local producers and indulge in bespoke culinary and retail experiences. The social soul and community hub of South Melbourne.

Emerald Hill - Place Direction

Stunning historic architecture, welcoming community spaces and an array of artistic activities that appeals to all. Continuing from its origins as a meeting place for our first peoples, Emerald Hill is the cultural and creative heart of South Melbourne.

Clarendon Central - Place Direction

A fusion of creative services, shops and dining framed by wide tree-lined streets and stunning heritage shop fronts. This classic commercial street is the colourful centre of South Melbourne’s community.

City Gateway - Place Direction

The transition gateway from the bustling CBD to vibrant South Melbourne.

Park Gateway - Place Direction

The health and wellness gateway of South Melbourne’s urban playground.