Chapel Street Precinct
Melburnian's have a soft spot for Chapel Street. While the rest of the city goes about its business, here is a place known for the good things in life- fashion, food, entertainment and style.
The Precinct is also made for walking and can keep you occupied for hours, even days, which is lucky because you'll need it to fully appreciate Chapel Streets unique Style, Personality and Diversity.
CHAPEL ST SOUTH YARRA
A 'fashion, dining and lifestyle' strip with a multicultural flavour. This precinct has inspired a large number of stunning young designers to international acclaim and is home to Melbourne's cutting edge fashion and designer gift wear stores, much loved by super-models and celebrities. You will also discover lounge bars, clubs, lively cafes and great restaurants that make for a great place to visit, day or night, any time of the week.
The 'cool alternative' area for shopping, dining, joining the cafe set, or being entertained. This small cosmopolitan strip would sit easily in any one of the great cities of the world and exhibits a veritable gallery of amazing shops that offer something for everyone. Rich, colourful fashions, eclectic gifts, books and jewellery shops, stylish salons, and music stores open their doors seven days a week.
With a reputation for its 'diversity and nightlife' Commercial Road is peppered with a range of fabulous gay operated and owned businesses including some of the best dining in Melbourne, late night bars and nightclubs. Commercial Road's retail environment is also complemented by the bustling Prahran Market and other specialised businesses such as music, fashion, homewares and specialty food shops.
CHAPEL ST PRAHRAN
A 'technology and multi-media precinct' renowned for innovative and creative design, information technology, communications and multi media companies. This vital hub also caters for local needs including supermarkets, banks and post offices.
Pran Central community shopping centre is also located in the heart of Prahran and is anchored by Strike Bowling Bar, Fernwood Gym and 45 specialty retailers over three levels.
An 'arts, culture, dining and music precinct', with alternative young fashion retailers, vintage and recycled boutiques, antique and second-hand shops and convenience goods and services catering for the locals.
The famous Jam Factory in the heart of fashionable Chapel Street in South Yarra offers a relaxed, cosmopolitan environment. Home to Village Cinemas and a wide selection of places to eat, this exciting complex will also reward you with great places to shop like Borders, the giant book and music store and many, many more cutting edge retailers.
The Prahran Market on Commercial Road is one of Melbourne's premier fresh food markets and is a must for tourists. Reminiscent of the traditional produce markets of Europe, It has existed for over 100 years and has a great variety of stalls and shops offering fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, fish, deli foods, cafes, variety shops, and clothing.
You can also enjoy a shopping break in the Prahran Market square and experience the ambience of the surrounding cafes.
The Prahran Market is open on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from dawn to 6 p.m.
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ Chapel Street Prahran | Map
✆ (03) 9529 6331
❊ Web Links ❊
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