he start of a new month means the unveiling of a new Quarters guide and this time Broadsheet and Bank of Melbourne has uncovered the best of Southbank for you to discover.
Forever buzzing with excitement, Southbank has been in a state of constant reinvention since its 90s redevelopment, and with the latest Hamer Hall renovations, there is much that this Quarter has to offer.
Home to Melbourne’s official arts precinct, Southbank’s event schedule is unrivalled. With some of the nations finest galleries, museums and theatres all hosting internationally recognised exhibitions and productions, a visit to Southbank is certain to whet your cultural appetite.
As one of our city’s busiest tourist destinations, Southbank turns on the hospitality charm in the form of glitzy restaurants and bars, glamorous hotels and high-end retail stores. And whether it’s the fast paced, day-to-day trade of the business crowd, excited tourists or an enthusiastic arts crowd, you can be sure that this Quarter will always provide for its vast audience.
Summer holidays are on their way and if you’re wondering how you can spend your free time, exploring Southbank might just be the answer.
In saying so, the Southbank Quarters competition has just opened and we’ve picked out some activities that are perfect to fill the empty spaces in your calendar.
Selected by Broadsheet, this is your chance to win a day out in Southbank, including:
9am breakfast at My Mexican Cousin
10.30am guided exhibition tour of the NGV
Noon Shopping at NGV Bookshop
1.30pm lunch at Trocadero
6pm dinner at Rockpool
9pm drinks at South Wharf’s Boatbuilders Yard
Visit Bank of Melbourne’s The Quarters website, watch the videos and play the Southbank Quarter for your chance to win.
You can pick up a Quarters guide to Southbank at your local Bank of Melbourne branch.
The Quarters guides are available at the following Bank of Melbourne branches: Richmond, St Kilda, South Melbourne, Prahran, Fitzroy, Abbotsford, 100 Collins and Melbourne Central.