Akira, GPO, Melbourne, Australia
Deb's Boutique, Sorrento, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
Shopping in Kyneton, Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges, Vcitoria, Australia
Phillip Island Nature Park, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
Ballarat, Goldfields, Victoria, Australia
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Let your tour of the city take in department stores and shopping centres, arcades and laneways and the flagship stores of edgy Victorian designers.

In the regions, discover fresh local produce and unique souvenirs.

Craft Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Art and design

Discover the innovation and skill of local artists and designers at hole-in-the-wall galleries and designer boutiques scattered throughout the city's laneways.

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Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne, Australia


There's no better way to get into the thick of a city's life than to traipse through its markets, and Melbourne's certainly thrive.

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Melbourne shopping, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Shopping tours

Tour the Queen Victoria Market, find a bargain in Melbourne's factory outlets and warehouses or shop til you drop in designer arcades and laneways.

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Metropolis Bookstore, Curtin House, Melbourne, Australia. Photo: Ben King.

Books and magazines

Melbourne boasts more bookshops per head than anywhere else in Australia. Browse independent retailers stocked to the rafters with lovely literature.

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Greville Records, Prahran, Melbourne, Australia

Record stores

Visit an independent record store in Melbourne – find second hand bargains, obscure new releases and live in-store performances.

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Kuwaii Shop, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Wear Melbourne with pride and seek out the Melbourne-based designers who are taking the world by storm. You'll be spoilt for choice.

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The Strand Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Shopping centres

Explore Melbourne's major department stores and shopping centres for the best choice of fashion, homewares, toys and electrical – all in one spot.

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