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 through the coming months. They need your help! Click image above for local businesses to support through this difficult time.
Australia’s largest retail precinct, Chapel Street Precinct, is making Lemonade out of Lemons and has enlisted Melbourne Megastar, Dolly Diamond, as its official ambassador to educate Melburnians on supporting small businesses during the Global Coronavirus Crisis (GCC). Click image above to watch our hilarious videos that we hope put a smile on your face during this tough time.
We know many Chapel Street Precinct businesses have been waiting (praying) for this & we are glad to announce the new code for commercial tenancies has been agreed. Click image above to fully understand this critical piece of needed support.
From Melbourne’s first cake drive-thru to the best hot cross buns in the city, unlike everything else this year, Easter isn’t cancelled. Here are what some of our Chapel Street Precinct dessert masters are offering to stock up on (no we don’t mean toilet paper or pasta) in the lead up to – and during – the face-stuffing weekend ahead.
Some good news for cafes & restaurants thanks to Mr Yum! Many businesses in our iconic area are now channeling all their customers through this game-changing app. Support local hospo businesses and jobs! Click image for more.
Most of our restaurants and cafe’s have pivoted to takeaway options so you can still get your faves, because let’s face it who wants to be eating two-minute noodles, baked beans & drinking instant coffee for the next 6 months! Click image above for more.
New rapid access COVID-19 testing is now available at Prahran Town Hall on Chapel Street. This means our community can be assessed by a health worker quickly & easily. You only need to visit the clinic if you meet the criteria & you must register first. Click image above for more information.
The best way to support your fave local foodie is to call them direct & collect. By ordering direct you will be helping our businesses make it through & retain the staff you’ve come to know and love. Click image above for more.
Leader Community News and the Herald Sun is building an interactive guide so we can keep getting the word out about our Chapel Street Precinct businesses that are working hard to adapt their offer. Click image above to register your business.
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 up to date information.
Before this article had even started, we could feel the Melburnian eyes of judgment piercing through their screens. Coffee is quite possible THE most important part of our lives, especially during a pandemic!
Ten questions about the JobKeeper payment that people need answered. This was designed to help bosses keep staff on the payroll during government ordered shut down. The hope is they are ready to go back to work or increase hours when the business emerges from ‘hibernation’. Click image above for more.
Great read while you are self-isolating! Few things that are iconically Chapel Street that only locals can truly relate to. No doubt by now you have had the terrifying moment of realising that you’ve joined the activewear brunch brigade (on your couch).
A guide to the best street art south of the river. For simple inspiration, or the perfect Insta selfie backdrop. Just remember to keep your social distance!
Scomo says we are allowed to leave the house for one walk a day so why not take a trip down Greville Street. This petite Prahran street leads you gently from the iconic Chapel Street, into a warm village of art and cafes ready to give you take-away real coffee over the GCC.
Need a place to self-isolate during the COVID-19 pandemic? Here’s a snappy list of unique and award-winning places to stay in our urban metropolis Chapel Street Precinct!
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. Click image above to see how you can be involved.
As the largest retail association in Australia, Chapel Street Precinct Association (CSPA) is strongly urging the state & federal governments for swift small business support. Landlords must heavily reduce rents to limit stress on local businesses to help them survive the financial devastation of this pandemic. Click image above for our urgent plea & media release.
Post the GCC we will commemorate our regions resilience by launching the Chapel Champion Awards 2020. This public voted competition will be key to our recovery and showcase the world-class offerings of South Yarra, Windsor and Prahran.
Every day we will be distributing news alerts to relevant media on how our Chapel Street Precinct businesses have evolved & pivoted during this pandemic. Click here to tell us your human interest story & find out more.