Adorned with art sculptures and apartment buildings, Docklands is a contemporary waterfront dining, retail and entertainment hub.
Wander through the pedestrian plazas to admire public murals and light displays. Head to The District Docklands to browse high-end fashion, jewellery and lifestyle pieces in an open-air shopping mall.
Soak up the waterfront views, grab a drink on your way to a concert at Marvel Stadium, or take your place at one of many premium bars or restaurants to watch the sunset over the shimmering water.
The Friends Experience
Recreate your favourite scenes and celebrate iconic moments at the interactive Friends Experience.
Meet Santa and Friends at the Docklands
Meet Santa and friends at the Docklands this December.
Docklands Christmas Maze
Find your holiday cheer at the giant Christmas maze, with amazing prizes to be won.
Christmas Ice Skating
Get ready to escape the summer heat and dive into some festive fun at O'Brien Icehouse.
Melbourne Flames Dragon Boat Club
Visit the Melbourne Flames Dragon Boat Club for an exhilarating adventure on the water.
Sing songs and read stories with your child at Library at The Dock storytime.
Season's Eatings at Melbourne Quarter
Head to Melbourne Quarter to celebrate the year that was with food, drinks and music.
Have your awkward festive snapshot taken and help raise funds for homeless youth housing.
Head to Library at The Dock for Christmas songs, rhymes and stories.
Emma Lyn Winkler: Worm Food
An exhibition exploring death and its associated states of mind.
Get festive at Library at The Dock with stories, songs and rhymes.
Eunjoo Jang: Blended Reality
View an exhibition that explores the concept of blended reality.
Tinseltown: Where Everyday Is Christmas
Experience this Christmas-themed pop-up and bar.
Kylie Watson: Love Letter
View an exhibition of artist books that reference the artist’s heart.
Engage your young bookworm with stories, songs, rhymes at Library at The Dock.
Sea Shanties and Folk Songs
Join this weekly celebration of rollicking and spirited singing.
A chocolate painting workshop that appeals to all the senses.
See contemporary, classic and documentary films on the big screen at Library at The Dock.
Makers Market at The District
This outdoor undercover family-friendly market at Docklands features craft, gifts, fashion and food.
Jincheng Deng: Suturing
An exhibition influenced by the shift in focus toward non-human elements.
New Year's Eve at Berth
Experience premium views of the fireworks for New Year's Eve.
Super Bowl Party Live Site
Watch the 2024 Super Bowl at the ultimate Super Bowl live site.
International Ice Hockey: Australia v New Zealand
Don't miss the International Ice Hockey when Australia host New Zealand in a 3-Game series.
New Year's Eve at the Victory Room
Light up your family's New Year's Eve with kid-friendly activities and a prime fireworks view.
Learn Robotics with Robogals at Library at The Dock
Learn robotics with the LEGO Mindstorm EV3 robots and Robogals.
Ice arena for public skating and ice sports events, located in Docklands.
An interactive 3D art gallery with optical illusions that visitors can touch and explore.
The District Docklands
Open-air shopping precinct with attractions, entertainment, dining and fresh food.
Be your own captain by renting a picnic boat, with no boat licence required.
Good old-fashioned mini golf transformed into an amazing glow-in-the-dark-experience.
Library at The Dock
A modern public library in Docklands with harbour and park views.
Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq
One-stop entertainment venue with arcade games, bowling lanes, dodgem cars and cocktail bar.
Steakhouse Grill 66
The modern Australian menu features a range of a steaks, burgers and a la carte dishes
Renzo's Bar Cafe Italiano
A stylish and modern restaurant located in the Docklands precinct, serving regional Italian cuisine.
Named with the Hindi word for 'feast' this restaurant offers high quality food from all over India.
Squires Loft Docklands
There's a cut of steak for everyone at this chain restaurant.
Cafes and takeaway
Contemporary cafe in Docklands serving creative brunch alongside specialty roasted Padre Coffee.
A smart, casual lunchtime pizzeria putting a modern take on classic Italian dishes.
New Zealand Natural Ice Cream
Ice cream chain from New Zealand, serving ice cream, sorbet and frozen yoghurt.
Specialises in char grills, flame seared bowls and crispy pork to satisfy the soul.
Swedish-inspired food with local coffee and all-day breakfast and brunch.
Origami Sushi & Noodles
Create your own dish of noodles with chicken, beef, pork or seafood and fresh vegetables.
Healthy, wholesome, delicious meals inspired by healthy international cuisines around the world.
Chocolateria San Churro
San Churro at Docklands serves delicious churros, chocolate dipping sauce and hot chocolate.
More Docklands restaurants
The Hof Downtown
Enjoy their modern twist on Bavarian food from classics to contemporary dishes.
A modern, sophisticated dining space at Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands.
Malaysian fusion restaurant in Docklands serving rice, soup and noodle dishes.
Japanese restaurant offering okonomiyaki, teppanyaki and izakaya menus in Docklands.
Yassas the Greek Way
Enjoy authentic Greek-style food in a casual atmosphere at The District Docklands.
Lygon Street Italian precinct
Stroll along leafy Lygon Street in Carlton and discover where Melbourne's cafe culture was born.
The best places in Melbourne to take photos
Find stunning landmarks, street art and neon lights to shoot in the city.
Southern Cross Station
Major transport hub notable for its distinctive wavy roof.