Westfield Southland shopping centre is a super regional retail complex located in the suburb of Cheltenham, approximately 16 kilometres from the Melbourne
CBD in Victoria
. Southland has a floor area of 130,033m sq. There are 416 retailers in Southland, including Myer, David Jones and Harris Scarfe. According to the Melbourne 2030 Metropolitan Strategy, Southland is recognised as one of twenty six Principal Activity Centres. The centre is one of the most profitable shopping centre's in Australia.
Southland was one of Melbourne's premier shopping centres at the time of its opening in September 1968. Westfield Southland features up to 410 stores including 3 department stores, 3 discount department stores, 3 supermarkets, 3 electrical (computers, television etc.) retailers and a 16 screen Village Cinemas Multiplex (movie theatre).Like many major shopping centres around Australia, Southland features multiple instances of food outlets within its confines.Westfield Southland is a fifteen minute walk or a short bus ride from Cheltenham railway station, Melbourne.