Syndal is a popular place to head to while you are in Melbourne as many of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. The Glen Shopping Centre and the Chadstone Shopping Mall are amongst the many popular places to discover here. Two other popular spots that are close by Syndal are the Doncaster Shopping Centre and the Police Paddocks Reserve.
You’ll find some unique cultural highlights in and around Syndal. Learn, admire and become intrigued in the various museums which include the Jewish Museum of Australia in St. Kilda. Book seats for a few of the magical live shows at the Drum Theatre in Dandenong.
Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Walk along the scenic coastline nearby such as Brighton Beach in Brighton and Elwood Beach in Elwood. Read a book or newspaper in one of the parks and gardens, which include the St. Kilda Botanical Gardens in St. Kilda and the Yarra Bend Park in Kew.
If golf is your passion, visit the Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Cheltenham, the Victoria Golf Club and the Woodlands Golf Club in Mordialloc. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
Go to Jam Factory in South Yarra, the Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre in Richmond and Prahran Market for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Those travelling without kids will love an afternoon or night out at the Carlton and United Breweries in Abbotsford.
At the sporting heart of Melbourne is Aami Park, home to the Melbourne Rebels rugby union team in autumn and the Melbourne Victory soccer team. Aami Park also hosts concerts and entertainment.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Cosmopolitan Hotel, St. Kilda, the Art Series - The Olsen, South Yarra and the Adina Apartment Hotel South Yarra are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.