A vibrant suburb with an artistic community, eclectic dining scene and laid back feel close to the city..

Best Coffee Spots

  • Red Door Corner Store: Whats behind the Red Door? A beautiful cafe locals adore.
  • Barry: Barry is a cafe that offers healthy food without compromising on taste and of course, great coffee.

Boutique Shopping

  • High Street: High Street is the centre of Northcote, with boutique stores, vintage shops, and general retailers. Visit Victoria have a page dedicated to all things in the High Street.

  • Northcote Plaza: Looking for conventional shopping and supermarket access then this is the hub.

Dining Delights

  • Estelle: We adore the interior of Estelle but most of all we love the food. Whether its a glass of wine or the full food experience. Its all to die for.

  • Joe's Shoe Store: We love this quirky bar and pizza joint. It's a local favorite for its laid-back vibe and delicious wood-fired pizzas.

  • Tahina Bar: So Yum! Tahina Bar is a Middle Eastern-inspired restaurant serving vegetarian and vegan dishes..

Parks and Recreation

  • All Nations Park: 13 hectares of large park featuring walking trails, playgrounds, sports facilities, and a skate park. Its the perfect family friendly location.

  • Merri Creek Trail: Ideal for cycling, walking, or jogging, this scenic trail offers a peaceful escape along the creek with beautiful natural surroundings.

Arts and Entertainment

  • Northcote Social Club: Northcote Social Club is an iconic live music venue and some cool and quirky movie screenings.

  • Westgarth Cinema: Westgarth Cinema is a heritage listed cinema (originally the Valhalla Cinema) offers unique movie-going experience with a mix of mainstream and independent films.

  • Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre: A hub for community events, art exhibitions, and performances.

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 Northcote. 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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