List of tallest buildings in Melbourne

This is a list of skyscrapers and other tall buildings over 100 metres in height in Melbourne, Australia, ranked by height to architectural pinnacle (including spires but not antennae as defined by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat). Roof heights are also provided.

Contents

Completed

Height: S = Spire, R = Roof


Name (Street address) Height (m) Total Floors Built Purpose Architect(s)
S R
1 Eureka Tower (7 Riverside Quay) 297.3 92 [1] 2006 Residential Fender Katsalidis Architects
2 120 Collins Street 265 220 52 1991 Office Daryl Jackson
3 101 Collins Street 260 195 50 1991 Office Denton Corker Marshall
4 Rialto Towers (525 Collins Street) 251 63 1986 Office Gerard de Preu / Perrot Lyon Matheison
5 Bourke Place (600 Bourke Street) 224 51 1991 Office Godfrey & Spowers
6 Telstra Corporate Centre (242 Exhibition Street) 218 193 47 1992 Office Perrot Lyon Matheison
7 Melbourne Central (350 Elizabeth Street) 211 54 1991 Office Kisho Kurokawa
8 Freshwater Place North (1 Queensbridge Square) 205 60 2005 Residential Bates, Smart and McCutcheon
9 Sofitel Hotel at Collins Place (35 Collins Street) 185.1 50 1981 Hotel Pei Cobb Freed and Partners / Bates, Smart and McCutcheon
10 ANZ Tower at Collins Place (55 Collins Street) 185 46 1980 Office Pei Cobb Freed and Partners / Bates, Smart and McCutcheon
11 Nauru House (80 Collins Street) 182 54 1977 Office Perrott Lyon Timlock & Kesa
12 385 Bourke Street 169 45 1983 Office Norman Disney & Young
13 Australian Stock Exchange Building 167 43 1991 Office
14 Casselden Place (2 Lonsdale Street) 166 43 1992 Office HASSELL
15 Ernst & Young Tower (8 Exhibition Street, Melbourne) 164 36 2004 Office Denton Corker Marshall
16 PricewaterhouseCoopers Tower 164 36 2004 Office
17 ANZ World Headquarters (100 Queen Street) 162 37 1993 Office Peddle Thorp, Melbourne
18 Southern Cross Phase 1 (121 Exhibition Street) 161 39 2004 Office Woods Bagot Melbourne
19 National Bank House (500 Bourke Street) 161 40 1978 Office
20 2 Southbank Boulevard 161 40 2005 Office
21 Verve 501 Swanston Tower 159 45 2006 Residential
22 Optus Centre (367 Collins Street) 153 34 1975 Office
23 Royal Domain Tower (368 St Kilda Road) 152 43 2005 Residential
24 Crown Towers (8 Whiteman Street) 152 43 1997 Hotel Hudson Conway Architects / Daryl Jackson
25 140 William Street 152 41 1972 Office Yuncken Freeman Architects
26 Urban Workshop Lonsdale (50 Lonsdale Street) 150 34 2005 Office John Wardle / Hassell / NH Architecture
27 Yarra's Edge 5 (90 Lorimer Street) 147 46 2004 Residential Wood Marsh Architects
28 360 Collins Street 142 38 1978 Office
29 Bolte Bridge (for comparison) 140 N/A 1998 Bridge
30 Shell House (1 Spring Street) 136 34 1988 Office Harry Seidler
31 QV1 at QV Village (275 Russell Street) 132 45 2004 Residential John Wardle / B N Group
32 Argus Centre (300 La Trobe Street) 132 34 1993 Office Fender Katsalidis Architects
33 IBM Australia Centre (60 City Road) 131 32 1993 Office
34 333 Collins Street 129.2 32 1992 Office Nelsen Architects International and Robert Peck von Hartel Trethowan
35 459 Collins Street 129 32 1990 Office
36 Victoria Point (740 Bourke Street) 128 42 2005 Residential
37 BHP Billiton Global Headquarters at QV Village 127 29 2003 Office
38 200 Queen Street 126 32 1983 Office
39 City Tower Apartments (183 City Road) 122 37 2004 Residential
40 Melbourne Tower Apartments (173 City Road) 122 37 2004 Residential
41 Republic Towers (299 Queen Street) 122 36 1999 Residential Fender Katsalidis Architects
42 Marland House (570 Bourke Street) 121 32 1974 Office
43 350 St Kilda Road 120 30 1998 Residential
44 303 Collins Street 120 30 1973 Office
45 Rockmans Regency Tower (265 Exhibition Street) 115 33 1997 Residential Bruce Henderson Architects
46 AMP Square (535 Bourke Street) 113.5 28 1969 Office Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
47 The Sentinel (70 Kavanagh Street) 113 34 2003 Residential
48 Herald & Weekly Times Tower (40 City Road) 111 26 1992 Office
49 Celsius House (150 Lonsdale Street) 110 30 1978 Office
50 MMBW House (120 Spencer Street) 110 25 1978 Office Perrott Lyon Timlock & Kesa
51 Southpoint, Melbourne (22 Kavanagh Street) 106 32 2003 Residential
52 The Centurion, Melbourne (83 Whiteman Street) 106 31 2002 Residential
53 500 Collins Street 106 29 1972 Office
54 St Patrick's Cathedral 105 N/A 1937 Religious William Wardell
55 Yarra's Edge 3 (70 Lorimer Street) 104 31 2003 Residential
56 Franklin Lofts (87 Franklin Street) 104 31 2002 Residential Peddle Thorp, Melbourne
57 Grand Hyatt Hotel (123 Collins Street) 104 33 1986 Hotel Peddle Thorp, Melbourne
58 Citypoint (650 Bourke Street) 103 31 2002 Residential
59 The Philadelphia Building (31 Spring Street) 100.6 27 2001 Residential Robert Peck von Hartel Trethowan
60 Yarra's Edge 4 (80 Lorimer Street) 100 30 2003 Residential
61 Yarra's Edge 1 (50 Lorimer Street) 100 32 2002 Residential
62 TAC House 100 26 1989 Office

Melbourne skyline

Melbourne skyline showing location of the city's skyscrapers

Major future projects

This is a list of Currently Under Construction, Approved and Proposed highrise / skyscrapers set for Melbourne. [2] The Victorian Planning Minister Matthew Guy, has stated that he would like Melbourne to have the country's first 100-storey building.[3]


Name Height
metres / ft
Storeys Purpose Completion status
DCM Building[4] 281 / 922 90[5] Mixed Use 2014-15[6] Under Construction[7]
Prima Pearl Apartments[8] 255 / 837 67 Residential 2014 Under Construction
70 Southbank Boulevard 226 / 741 72 Mixed Use TBA Approved
568 Collins Street 218 / 715 68 Mixed Use TBA Approved
496 Elizabeth Street 217 / 712 67 Residential TBA Proposed
Abode318 205 / 672 55 Residential 2014 Approved
399 Bourke Street 203 / 666 46 Office TBA Approved
80 Collins Street 195 / 640 46 Mixed Use TBA Proposed
54-56 Clark Street 183 / 600 55 Residential TBA Proposed
QBH Tower 180 / 590 55 Residential TBA Proposed
Zen Apartments 169 / 554 48 Residential 2012 Under Construction
263 City Road 167 / 548 61 Mixed Use TBA Proposed
410 Elizabeth Street 165 / 541 51 Residential TBA Proposed
Quattro Tower D 156 / 512 38 Unknown TBA Approved
Upper West Side Tower 2 156 / 512 50 Residential TBA Approved
Fulton Lane Tower 2 150 / 492 45 Residental TBA Approved[9]
158 City Road 150 / 492 45 Residential TBA Proposed
Yarra’s Edge Tower 9 150 / 492 45 Residential TBA Proposed
245 City Road 147 / 482 46 Residential TBA Proposed
Upper West Side Tower 1 147 / 482 45 Residential 2013-14 Under Construction
58-64 A'beckett Street 146 / 479 48 Residential TBA Proposed
Upper West Side Tower 3 144 / 472 46 Residential TBA Approved
48-50 A'beckett Street 141 / 463 46 Residential TBA Proposed
The Age Site Tower 2 141 / 463 46 Unknown TBA Proposed
Fun Factory 139 / 456 38 Residential TBA Proposed
320 City Road 138 / 453 32 Residential TBA Approved
Fresh Water Place 4 138 / 453 33 Residential TBA Approved
400 City Road Tower 4 135 / 443 40 Residential TBA Approved
Capitol 132 / 433 38 Residential TBA Approved
151-165 Franklin Street 132 / 433 43 Unknown TBA Proposed
141 City Road 131 / 430 43 Residential TBA Proposed
Celtic Club 130 / 427 42 Office TBA Proposed
110 Kavanagh Street 130 / 427 43 Residential TBA Proposed
WRAP 130 / 427 41 Residential 2013 Approved
400 City Road Tower 1 129 / 423 40 Residential TBA Approved
695 La Trobe Street 128 / 420 36 Residential TBA Proposed
Main Point 127 / 417 41 Residential TBA Approved
350 William Street 126 / 413 40 Residential TBA Proposed
Vogue Living 126 / 413 28 Office TBA Proposed
Bank Apartments 125 / 410 41 Residential TBA Proposed
Melbourne Star 125 / 410 41 Residential TBA Approved
58-66 La Trobe Street 125 / 410 41 Residential TBA Proposed
Convesso Concavo 123 / 404 38 Residential TBA Proposed
Vantage 360 122 / 400 37 Residential TBA Proposed
399 Little Lonsdale Street 120 / 394 39 Residential TBA Approved
The Age Site Tower 1 116 / 381 36 Unknown TBA Proposed
57 City Road 114 / 374 37 Residential TBA Approved
567 Collins 113 / 371 26 Residential TBA Approved
140 Queen Street 111 / 364 27 Residential TBA Approved
Melbourne Sky 110 / 361 36 Residential TBA Approved
Tiara 107 / 351 33 Residential TBA Proposed
58 Clarke Street 106 / 348 36 Residential TBA Proposed
Portrait 106 / 348 32 Residential 2014 Proposed
300 Little Lonsdale Street 106 / 348 35 Residential TBA Proposed
Upper West Side Tower 4 103 / 338 32 Residential TBA Approved
25 Little Collins Street 102 / 335 32 Residential TBA Proposed
The Quays 1 Docklands 101 / 331 31 Residential TBA Proposed
400 City Road Tower 3 100 / 328 31 Residential TBA Approved
33M 100 / 328 32 Residential TBA Approved

Major cancelled projects

  • Grollo Tower 678 m then 560 m
  • Melbourne Plaza 338 m
  • Church Place 302 m then 274 m
  • SAMA Project 300 m
  • Grand Central Tower 228 m
  • Queen Victoria Market Redevelopment 198 m - would have replaced Queen Victoria Market
  • Shangri La Hotel Docklands 180 m
  • Savoy Tower 179 m
  • Collins Rise 156 m
  • Imperium Tower 142 m
  • Matthew Flinders Tower 103 m - would have replaced Flinders Street Station

See also

References

External links

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