Studley Park Boathouse
47 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4
1 Boathouse Rd
Kew, VIC 3101
Phone+61 3 9853 1828
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Friday 9:00 AM
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This Victorian boathouse has a terrace to sip your latte and watch life on the river or you can hire a boat and float downstream in. Afterwards, go for a ramble along the Yarra River among the Redgums – inner Melbourne's only remnant woodland with trees that are hundreds of years old. Very special.
I have to be honest and say I've only eaten a muffin from here, but it's a lovely setting. If you are on a river walk, it might be nice to stop in here and try the coffee. You can also rent boats and go for a little row along the river.
Studley Park Boathouse, built in 1927, is the oldest public boathouse. The surrounding parkland was and still is a very popular picnic ground. Kane's bridge is a suspension bridge. It is a relaxing place to visit for a meal or a coffee, having a choice of two eating areas, and if you are feeling…
A good location for spending time at the river, with a cafe and row boat hire available
The old boathouse is only 10 mins walk away and you can enjoy boating, picnic, brunch at the cafe or even bush walking!