Future South Melbourne
South Melbourne is growing and evolving – help us shape its future.
South Melbourne's Hidden Gems
The Hidden Gems tour takes you on a 30-minute journey through the true hidden gems of South Melbourne: discover its vibrant coffee culture, taste the delights of some of the extraordinary talents of its many food artisans, explore its quaint alleys and side streets and alluring street art, learn about its fascinating heritage, uncover some of its hidden community gardens, discover its thriving creative and music scene, relax in its health and wellness precinct or meet up with friends and family at the many pubs or cool roof-top bars.
Economic Stimulus & Survival Business Forum
This online event provided the City of Port Phillip business community with a rare opportunity to hear from Government representatives and industry experts. Speakers shared the current economic status of Port Phillip’s community, communicated opportunities and Government assistance on offer and had an interactive session on possible options that could be included in the draft Council 2020/21 budget.
- Bernadene Voss, Mayor of the City of Port Phillip
- Senator the Hon Jane Hume, Assistant Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and Financial Technology, on behalf of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg
- Barbara Cullen, Director of Small Business Victoria
- Felicia Mariani, CEO of Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC)
- Paul Guerra, CEO of Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)
- Steve Bentley, Vice President of MainStreet Australia
- Peter Smith, CEO of the City of Port Phillip
Join us in free webinars focused on a range of topics including Website Optimisation, Retail Recovery and Social Media Optimisation.
There are many community members asking how they can help our community, whilst in isolation. Well here is something you can do. We are putting forward a community challenge, for you to come up with ideas and solutions to help our community through this COVID-19 crisis.
COVID-19 - Council Updates
Keep up to date with the government assistance packages available to those affected by COVID 19.
South Melbourne Place Plan
The Place Plan reflects the discussions, ideas and aspirations of the South Melbourne community and has been prepared in discussion with members of our community who have a deep understanding of this place.
Give us your ideas
Eclectic Clarendon Street, its surrounding areas and the South Melbourne Market combine to create a cosmopolitan neighbourhood that’s grown to become one of Melbourne’s favourite destinations. It’s now time to bring the community together to help shape the future growth and evolution of South Melbourne.
What do you love about South Melbourne?
No-one knows Clarendon Street and the surrounding areas better than you, so we want to hear what you love about this place. Share your stories, photos and videos of South Melbourne.
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