Staying at Soroptimist House provides many options for seeing and visiting interesting and historic places.
Just 4 kms from the centre of Melbourne, South Yarra is one of Melbourne’s prestigious suburbs. The area is noted for fine food in its many restaurants and cafes and is famous for its shopping precinct with designer boutiques and exclusive brand name shops.
Gracious old buildings, historic churches, world class restaurants, international fashion houses, river walks and antique markets, film and theatre venues including the Victorian Arts Centre are within easy access. Historic Como mansion is just around the corner. The Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne’s most recognised landmark, is just a few tram stops away. Set in beautiful gardens, the Shrine was built in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the Great War. Today it has many interesting exhibits and events.