Rooftop Bars in Australia

Let's admit it: when it comes to drinking around this glorious country, you can't beat a sky-high spot for incredible views and sun-soaked tipples. With that in mind, we've decided to put our detective skills to the test and sniff out all the best rooftop bars in Australia. An easy task, it ain't, but bit by bit we're bringing you the beachfront beauties, inner-city hangouts and quirky joints that are elevating your sips.

Last updated on 14th June 2021


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An elegant Brisbane rooftop bar, The Terrace is providing you with a stunning cityscape backdrop, modern interiors and carefully crafted cocktails. Perched on top of the Emporium Hotel, this gem has also got tasting menus and light bites if you should get peckish.

With a cool rooftop, elusive basement bar and an impressive dining room, State of Grace is a no-brainer when it comes to the top bars with a view in Melbourne. Watch the sunset with a signature cocktail, refreshing wine or craft beer in hand, before moving downstairs where the evening will kick up a gear.