Surrounding Amenities

Melbourne has only recently rediscovered its waterfront, but has done so with great enthusiasm. The river corridor now confidently connects the Docklands to Southbank and the City, and beyond that links to the Botanical Gardens and sporting precinct surrounding Melbourne Park. The corridor is now lined with activities, which take advantage of the waterfront ambience cafes and restaurants, bars and entertainment, galleries and markets.

Amenities Include

  • Food outlets and Café’s.
  • Car parking
  • Restaurants located on the Wharf of the Yarra River
  • Open views to river and Polly Woodside historic park
  • 24 Hr Onsite Security
  • Little Assets Melbourne City Early Learning Centre
  • Bike Racks
  • Shower Facilities

Concierge Services include

  • Bus Timetables
  • Tram Timetables
  • Train Timetables
  • Ordering of Taxis
  • Lost Property
  • General Directions in centre
  • Assistance booking lunch/dinner at any of our waterfront dining restaurants
  • Information on News and Events in Centre
  • Customer Feedback
  • Maps of the City of Melbourne and surrounding areas
  • Directory of Events on in Melbourne
  • Free Docklands Newspaper
  • Free Southbank Newspaper
  • Assistance with booking local accommodation

Adjacent to the World Trade Centre

  • Hotel accommodation in Crowne Plaza Melbourne
  • City parklands at Northbank, and around the Polly Woodside/Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Walking tracks and boardwalks east to the city and Southbank, and west to the Docklands
  • River Marina associated with Yarra’s Edge residential precinct
  • Water Taxi berth and moorings

Transport Facilities

Private Transport

  • Over 1800 spaces within the precinct
  • Accessibility. Immediate access via Charles Grimes Bridge to City link to entire urban freeway system
  • Melbourne Airport only 30 minutes away
  • Domain Tunnel and South Eastern suburbs, the city centre
  • Vehicular access is on all street frontages

Public Transport

  • City Circle Tram stops within 50m to entire CBD periphery
  • Two tram routes on Spencer Street to the Central CBD via Collins Street, South Melbourne/Albert Park, and St Kilda.
  • Southern Cross Station in Spencer Street
  • Melbourne Helipad provides access to Airport and Country
  • Yarra River walking/jogging and cycle tracks
  • River taxis and Cruises
  • River marina at Yarra’s Edge