Melbourne Attractions

Around South Yarra

South Yarra is regularly voted one of Melbourne’s top suburbs making 420 Punt the perfect spot to access the many shops, restaurants, coffee shops and bars in the area. For fashion fans the boutiques of Prahran’s iconic Chapel Street are just around the corner and for diners there are world class restaurants on your doorstep. We are also within walking distance of Albert Park (home of the Grand Prix), the MCG, AIMI Stadium and Rod Laver Arena home to major sporting and music events such as the Australian Open, AFL, A-League soccer, international cricket matches and pop and rock concerts.

Melbourne CBD – 4km
Fawkner Park – 500 metres
Botanical Gardens – 1km
Albert Park – 1.5km
MCG – 2.1km
Rod Laver Arena – 2.5km

We are well served by public transport at 420 Punt.

Tram: Number 8 into the city 30metres from the front door
South Yarra train Station: 150metres – access to city and all Melbourne suburbs
Bus: 246 Bus route – travels to St Kilda on its southern journey and through Northcote and northern suburbs in northerly direction

Melbourne is known for having one of the best public transport systems of any modern city. You can plan your journey at the Public Transport Victoria website.

420 Punt is 29km from Melbourne Tullamarine International airport with journey time around 30 minutes.

Top Picks

We have grown to love Melbourne in the five years we have been here.

Here are some of our top tips of things to do:

Eureka Skydeck
Melbourne Laneways
National Gallery of Victoria
Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) Tour
St Kilda Beach
Gertrude Street
Chapel Street
South Yarra
Prahran Market
South Melbourne Market
Albert Park
Royal Botanical Gardens