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Melbourne Central is a diverse shopping and dining destination with over 300 retailers on five levels. It is home to a range of Australian and international fashion brands from Gorman, Alannah Hill, Crumpler to Lulamae, Vans and Nique.

Take a sugar break at Cupcake Central, a beauty break at Mecca Maxima or an indulgent time-out at Self Centred Medi Spa. After dark, explore Knox Lane with its graffiti by Melbourne's infamous DABS and MYLA, or catch a movie in the Hoyts Director's Suite or Bean Bag Cinema.

Spanning two city blocks, the centre boasts several unique architectural features including the giant Marionette Watch, famous for its hourly rendition of the Australian anthem 'Waltzing Matilda' and an old brick shot tower, now protected by a distinctive glass cone.

The five-star-rated parents' retreat offers a sanctuary for families, while The Little Library free book exchange provide spaces for pause and escape from the city's frenetic buzz.

Melbourne Central is easily accessed via the city loop station beneath it, or the many trams in Swanston Street. It is also on the free city circle tram route. There are also over 800 car parking spaces available.


183-265 La Trobe Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Contact details

Phone: 9922 1100

Opening hours

Mon: 10am – 7pmTue: 10am – 7pmWed: 10am – 7pmThu: 10am – 9pmFri: 10am – 9pmSat: 10am – 7pmSun: 10am – 7pm

* The Dining Hall
Monday - Sunday 7am late

* Hoyts & Level 3 Entertainment
Monday - Sunday 10am late

* Coles
Monday - Friday 6am to Midnight
Saturday - Sunday 8am to 11pm [ Please check with individual stores for their specific trading hours


Wheelchair accessible

How to get there

Public Transport Victoria


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