South Yarra

Local Landmark

  • Chapel Street
  • The Como Centre
  • Melbourne High School

Distance to Melbourne CBD

  • 19 Minutes

  • 54 Minutes

  • 17 Minutes

  • 17 Minutes

South Yarra is home to some of Melbourne's most prestigious addresses. Ideally located just 4 km southeast from the Melbourne CBD, it is one of the most sought after suburb with its luxurious lifestyle and dynamics of living, shopping, working and entertaining.


Chapel Street

Chapel Street is probably the best known one among the several local attractions. The section of the famous street in South Yarra is regarded to be the most fashionable and upmarket end. The Jam Factory is the major landmark which was old factories and then converted into an upmarket shopping centre and cinemas. The Como Centre, holding the title of the tallest building in South Yarra, is a large shopping centre sitting on the corner of Toorak Road and Chapel Street, which combines with an office tower.


Melbourne High School

Founded in 1905, Melbourne High School makes its big name for its strong academic reputation. It has the leading rank based on VCE average and is a selective-entry state school for boys in year 9 to 12.
Other schools in South Yarra include Melbourne Girls Grammar School occupying an entire block with historic and grand bluestone buildings. Christ Church Grammar School and South Yarra Primary School, two of Victoria's oldest primary schools, are also located in South Yarra.



There are two railway stations located in South Yarra, South Yarra and Hawksburn railway stations. Tram routes 8, 72 and 78 also run through South Yarra.


Average Age
20 - 39
Professional/Technical 20%
Health Care/ Social 10%
Financial/Insurance 9%
Fully Owned 20%
Purchasing 17%
Renting 63%


Data Source:, December 2016

Market Data

Median Price
1 Bedroom Unit $400,000
2 Bedroom Unit $624,000
3 Bedroom Unit $1,400,000
Days on Market
1 Bedroom Unit 116
2 Bedroom Unit 112
3 Bedroom Unit 105
Sold This Year
1 Bedroom Unit 174
2 Bedroom Unit 218
3 Bedroom Unit 45


Data Source:, December 2016


Median Price
2 Bedroom House $1,128,000
3 Bedroom House $1,800,000
4 Bedroom House $2,825,000
Days on Market
2 Bedroom House 82
3 Bedroom House 77
4 Bedroom House 94
Sold This Year
2 Bedroom House 60
3 Bedroom House 70
4 Bedroom House 18


Data Source:, December 2016

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