Discover Stonnington

Fall in love with eclectic Chapel Street, elegant High Street and the fabulous Prahran Market. Nearby, the boutiques and restaurants of Toorak Road are nestled amongst Melbourne’s most desirable addresses. Explore leafy parks and gardens or picnic by the river, head indoors to galleries and see a show at Chapel Off Chapel. The precinct buzzes with style and the people watching isn’t bad either – and all just a quick trip from the city.

Suburbs include:

Armadale Glen Iris Hawksburn Holmesglen Kooyong Malvern Malvern East Prahran South Yarra Toorak Windsor

Word on the street

Coffee is a huge part of Melbourne's culture and in Stonnington is no different, it is a great way for people to connect.
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  • Truffle and Charcuterie Celebration

    Truffle and Charcuterie Celebration

    Sunday, 9 July 2017

    Celebrate culinary decadence at its finest at Prahran Market’s Truffle and Charcuterie Celebration where luxury ingredients take center stage. Enjoy a mouth-watering array of tasting experiences and take-home goods from a variety of Market traders; be entertained by back-to-back celebrity cooking demos in the Omega by Neil Perry kitchen and lap up the bustling atmosphere at Melbourne's premiere Market.

    Celebrate culinary decadence at its finest at Prahran Market’s Truffle and Charcuterie Celebratio

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  • PROVOCARÉ

    PROVOCARÉ

    20 July – 30 July 2017

    Step into a provocative world of music, theatre and mind-altering art, featuring international world-renowned acts performing across the entire precinct and taking the diverse day and intriguing after-dark world of Chapel Street to a completely unexpected new level.

    Step into a provocative world of music, theatre and mind-altering art, featuring international world-renowned acts performing across the entire precinct

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  • Herring Island

    Herring Island

    Accessible only by boat, Herring Island in the Yarra River is just 3km from Melbourne's city centre. The park is a haven for nature and art lovers. It is home to a series of environmental sculptures. 

    Accessible only by boat, Herring Island in the Yarra River is just 3km from Melbourne's city cent

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  • Toorak Road, South Yarra

    Toorak Road, South Yarra

    From one end of Toorak Road to the other, it’s all about specialty shops; outstanding jewellery, handmade designs, interesting cafes, brilliant restaurants and bars, exciting galleries, designer lighting, the finest leather goods, home wares, very special gifts and a myriad of services. There are more than 300 stores with men’s and women’s fashion setting the scene. Iconic stores - It’s savvy and stylish with the best local and imported designers, hard to find, must have shoes and bags, unusual accessories, and vintage fashion. It’s a kilometre of unique stores, close to the City, Chapel Street, St Kilda beach and many of Melbourne’s art and sporting venues. Simply, the place to be...

     

    From one end of Toorak Road to the other, it’s all about specialty shops; outstanding jewellery,

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  • Yarra River

    A Melbourne icon, the Yarra River is the focus for numerous spectacular events. The banks of the river have a number of barbecue and picnic facilities, fishing platforms and jetties. In addition, there are trails and paths for cyclists, walkers and joggers.

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  • Rush Escape Game

    Rush Escape Game

    Rush Escape Game is a boutique live escape game experience located in the heart of South Yarra. With three different cinematic environments to choose from. Groups of 2-6 are plunged into an immersive environment filled with adventure. Only one questions remains: Can You Escape?

    Rush Escape Game is a boutique live escape game experience located in the heart of South Yarra.

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  • Prahran Market

    Famous for fine fresh produce, hard to find specialty items and good old fashioned service sealed with expert advice, Prahran Market can’t be beaten on quality. Visit to discover everything from the highest quality fruit and veg to the widest range of certified organic products, sustainable seafood, free range meat and poultry, gourmet deli items and an interesting mix of sought-after eateries and specialty stores.

    Famous for fine fresh produce, hard to find specialty items and good old fashioned service sealed

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  • Chapel Street Precinct

    Let the locals give you the low down so you don’t miss the diverse living neighbourhoods and activities just beyond the reach of South Yarra.

    Let the locals give you the low down so you don’t miss the diverse living neighbourhoods and acti

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  • Toorak Village

    WIth over 270 shops and businesses, Toorak Village is famous for its fashion boutiques, sunny street cafes, fine dining, luxurious beauty parlours, glamorous hair salons and the best in professional business advice. If you are around in May, come and experience the annual Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition where contemporary sculputres are placed in and around the Village.

    WIth over 270 shops and businesses, Toorak Village is famous for its fashion boutiques, sunny str

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  • Glenferrie Road, Malvern

    Glenferrie Road Malvern is an historic and long loved local shopping strip.  Free parking is easy and unbelievably convenient. Our retailers are known for their unique customer service and inviting stores.  There is everything you need and more in Malvern so come shop with us and see what makes it unique – Make the Most of Malvern.

    Glenferrie Road Malvern is an historic and long loved local shopping strip.  Free parking is easy

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  • High Street Armadale

    High Street Armadale is a haven for collectors, hunters and gatherers, gift givers and those wanting to find that little something special. It is widely renowned for its quality, variety and uniqueness of products and services.

    High Street Armadale is a haven for collectors, hunters and gatherers, gift givers and those want

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