Towards the river, Portside Wharf sits among trendy riverside apartments, boasting modern, world-class restaurants, designer fashion, an art-house Dendy cinema and cruise terminal. Northshore Hamilton is also home to the Eat Street Markets, an Asian-styled street market where delicious offerings of international food are dished out from pop-up shipping container kitchens amid fairy lights and relaxing lounge areas as live performers and musicians add life and colour to the scene. By the water Riverlife offers kayaking along the river.
Nearby in neighbouring Ascot flowering Poinciana trees line the streets against a backdrop of charming old homes and provide an idyllic setting for sophistication and fun. Racecourse Road is the spine of the area, and is home to fine restaurants, chic cafes and boutiques. On race days, it is a promenade for the fashion-conscious and traditional racegoers.