South East Melbourne Suburb Information
The South East is a favourite amongst independent youth and maturing and established independence. It offers great shopping, eating and nightlife and allows for all kinds to people to enjoy the area as there is a wide variety of shops and restaurants that differ in price and style. Living dynamics range from terrace housing to modern apartments.
South Yarra is one of the oldest suburbs in Melbourne. It is bordered by the Yarra River and Richmond and is known for its tree lined streets, blue chip residential housing and affluence. Major attractions to the area include Chapel Street which is famous for boutique shopping, the Jam Factory and its night life. South Yarra offers plenty of open space, in particular Faulkner Park as well as smaller parks dotted throughout the area.
Prahran is home to two of Melbourne’s most famous streets for shopping and dining; Chapel Street and Greville Street. Droves of Melbournians flock to these shopping havens for all kinds of things from up-market, high-end brands to trendy boutiques and retro homewares. The night life in Prahran is very popular with a number of notable venues situated in the suburb.