Melbourne's laneways are rivalled only by its rooftop bar scene, writes Charlotte Brundrett

Sure, Sydney might blow Melbourne out of the water when it comes to its beaches, but the Victorian capital comes into its own with its standout selection of buzzing rooftop bars. In summer, these are the places you want to be by sunset, drink in one hand and sunnies on.

Sundowner central: the 9 best rooftop bars in Melbourne

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