Right now, it’s black and white. Please support your local faves or they may not be around when life returns to a COVID normal. We know this time is strained for almost everyone, so when it comes to buying food, clothes or any shopping you need doing, just think TWO WORDS. SUPPORT LOCAL. With your support, they’ll get through this. It’s now or never.
New stage four restrictions in Metro Melbourne mean that from 6 pm Sunday 2 August, non-essential retail stores temporarily closed their doors. You can, however, pick up online shopping! Here is a snappy list of retailers in Chapel Street Precinct offering contactless click & collect.
We have all seen how businesses globally are taking ‘dining to the streets’. Now we need your help and suggestions to TURN CHAPEL STREET INSIDE OUT. Click image above to tell us your ideas now.
Chapel Street is now the world’s largest drive-thru! Order direct and collect your bag of yummies to support your local faves and so more money goes to Australian hospitality workers. Need some mouthwatering inspo for lockdown 2.0? Check out all our takeaway food options here. The safest way to get your food and a great way to support local businesses! *Please do not travel more than 5km from home to collect your food.
Get Chapel Street Precinct dessert goodness delivered to your door. Because sugary, indulgent goodness during an extended stage four lockdown never felt so damn good. Click above to feed your feelings.
We are carefully monitoring the evolving pandemic & will continue to work in partnership with the City of Stonnington & DHHS as we work to ensure the health & safety of Victorians. Click image above for the mapping of Metropolitan Melbourne’s pathway to ‘COVID Normal’.
Here we go again! Online latte & dumpling deliveries, personal training & yoga from home, plus digital craft & cooking lessons are just some of the ideas Chapel Street Precinct businesses have come up with to get you through the coming weeks of stage four lockdown. Now more than ever do they need your support!
Many Chapel Street Precinct bars, restaurants & bottle shops are once again delivering their famous cocktails as part of their delivery & takeaway menu over stage four lockdown! You’re welcome. Live up iso 2.0!
Remember when you leave your home for one hour of shopping (essential only) or exercise to wear a mandatory mask or face-covering! We got you covered, click above to find where you can get yours now and help reduce the COVID-19 spread in our community.
Before this article had even started we could feel the Melburnian eyes of judgment piercing through their screens in lockdown. Coffee is quite possibly THE most important part of our lives, especially during a second round of iso. Get your Chapel Street Precinct COVID caffeine relief!
Coronavirus is causing disruptions to many business owners across the state, increasing stress levels and impacting mental health. It is important you know how to look after your own mental health, as well as that of your employees. Find free support services and links to resources.
Feeling the effects of cabin fever from iso (take two)? Staying on top of health & fitness during stage four lockdown can be made simple with the likes of skateboard pilates, Zoom personal training & digital yoga.
Rapid access FREE Coronavirus testing is available on Chapel Street at Prahran Town Hall. This means our community can be assessed by a health worker quickly & easily. Please visit this StarHealth clinic if you are experiencing any symptoms of the virus. Artwork by @thatsnotfor.
When escaping iso (take two) for your two hours of shopping or exercise, don’t forget you still gotta keep an over-sized tutu (1.5m) distance from your fellow homies.
Chapel Street Precinct has again enlisted Melbourne Megastar, the fabulous Dolly Diamond, to educate Melburnians on supporting small businesses during this second COVID-19 wave. She is the perfect person to put a smile on our mandatory mask covered faces. Click to learn more and watch her hilarious videos!
Dan Andrews says we can leave the house for one hour a day for exercise (within a 5km radius of your home), so why not check out some of the best street art south of the river while you’re at it.
Prahran Market is again offering an online marketplace for iso 2.0 where you can order produce from one centralised spot from the comfort of home! The market’s food and drink businesses will remain open for groceries and takeaway only during stage four lockdown. Artwork by @thatsnotfor.
Click above to view our historic images of the once-awake streets of the metropolis that is the iconic Chapel Street Precinct, South Yarra, Windsor and Prahran. These images are bittersweet and tell the story that we need to do everything we can right now to support our local businesses and help them to the other side of this pandemic.
Locations of FREE on-street parking and nearly 5,500 inexpensive off-street parks in South Yarra, Windsor and Prahran, Chapel Street Precinct.
To support their customers during stage four lockdown, Pran Central remains open for essential shopping! They are keeping you safe by having stringent health & safety measures in place including increased cleaning & sanitisation throughout the entire Centre.
670 Chapel will continue to provide essential services to the local community in line with stage four restrictions now outlined by the State Government. Check out what’s still open at the Centre.
Hamish & Andy have made their own store discount Loyalty Cards that they claim entitles you to save 10% in every store, EVERYWHERE around the world! Click above for a laugh and to listen to the boys chat about their fun concept that could benefit you! Once we’re out of lockdown…
We are here for you! The Chapel Street Precinct Association (CSPA) is an independent, not for profit, membership-based destination marketing business association that represents over 2,200 commercial properties and businesses in South Yarra, Windsor & Prahran.
Download the COVID-19 tracing app to speed up contacting people exposed. Please join us so we can get our businesses back open sooner! Downloading will assist in protecting you, your friends & family.