We could write so much about this suburb with its bohemian atmosphere and diverse community, Fitzroy offers a lifestyle that celebrates individuality and innovation. From trendy cafes and art galleries to bustling markets and live music venues. Its the place to be.

Best Coffee Spots

  • Lune Croissanterie - Yes, it lives up to the hype! Lune Croissanterie In a converted warehouse with ceiling lights based on the Millennium Falcon and a cube called the Lune Lab and thats before we even discuss the coffee and the .....unique CRUFFINS!
  • Bentwood- located in an old furniture warehouse, Bentwood (hence the name and the iconic chairs you will sit on) is warm but has a sense of luxe about it. Great coffee from Inglewood Coffee Roasters and classic cafe fare.

Boutique Shopping

  • Brunswick Street: reknowned for great retail shopping with unique and interesting shops, cafes, restaurants and bars.

  • Hunter Gatherer: looking for vintage then head to Hunter Gatherer. Handpicked quality vintage from Brotherhood of St Laurence

Dining Delights

  • Cutler & Co: the flagship restaurant of celebrated chef Andew McConnell, Cutler & Co must be on your list if you are a foodie to experience fine dining with degustation.

  • Naked for Satan: A classic loud, fun and good value venue with rooftop views to die for.
  • Builders Arms Hotel: Another of Andrew McConnells venues so guaranteed excellent fare but a little more down market.

Parks and Recreation

  • Condell Reserve: A small park opposite the Fitzroy Town Hall, with shady lawns and childrens playground.

  • Atherton Reserve: - dogs are allow off-leash in unfenced sporting grounds only when the grounds are not in use but pets welcome on leash. Includes soccer ground, basketball court, cricket nets.

Arts and Entertainment

  • Rose Street Artists Market: An indoor and outdoor market featureing arty, handmade goods, plus a cafe and rooftop bar.

  • Fitzroy Street Art Tour: Explore the colour, art-filled streets of Melbourne's hip Fitzroy and Collingwood with a street artist as your guide.

Live Like a Local with StayCentral

At StayCentral, we offer comfortable and stylish apartments for corporate stays or ‘home away from home’ for temporary housing/ relocations and visiting friends and family that put you right in the heart of Fitzroy. Whether you’re here for business or leisure, our accommodations provide the perfect base to explore and enjoy all that this eclectic suburb has to offer. Immerse yourself in the local lifestyle and make the most of your stay with our insider tips and recommendations.

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