The Crown Melbourne has been located on the Southbank of the Yarra River in Melbourne since 1997. This entertainment complex opened in 1994 but was temporary located in Melbourne’s World Trade Center while the construction of the Southbank complex was being developed. The grand opening of 1997 is remembered by many Australians due to actress Rachel Griffiths running topless through the casino on the opening night. The casino is open 24/7 and offers more than 2,500 electronic gaming machines such as slot machines and pokies and some 500 table games where you can enjoy games like Baccarat, Blackjack, Roulette, Craps and many more.
The Crown Melbourne Complex includes three 5-star hotels; Crown Towers, Crown Metropol and Crown Promenade. In total, these three hotels host more than 1,600 rooms. The complex also offer 29 restaurants some of which are regards as the best in Melbourne such as Bistro Guillaume, Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, Koko, Oyster Bar & Grill, Mr. Hive Kitchen & Bar and Rosetta Ristorante to name just a few.