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8° & CLEAR SKY ON MONDAY 18 JUNE IN MELBOURNE
By Concrete Playground
June 10, 2018
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    New Melbourne Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.
    By Concrete Playground
    June 10, 2018
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      • SYDNEY'S CULT FAVOURITE TURKISH ICE CREAM STORE HAKIKI IS OPENING IN MELBOURNE

        Hakiki's distinctive Maras-style ice cream will soon be available at two Melbourne locations.

      • FOUR BLACK PEARL ALUMNI ARE OPENING A NEW CBD BAR CALLED FANCY FREE

        With over 50 years of collective experience, the group's now planning a neighbourhood-style bar for the city.

      • THE QUEEN VICTORIA MARKET'S COMMUNITY-FOCUSED MUNRO DEVELOPMENT HAS BEEN GIVEN THE GO-AHEAD

        The site that previously held The Mercat will be developed to incorporate $70 million of community infrastructure, including 1.5 hectares of public open space.

      • DOCKLANDS IS GETTING A NEW ARTISAN MARKET AND FOOD HUB IN A SEVEN-STOREY CAR PARK

        Modelled on the likes of New York's Chelsea Markets, it'll feature a selection of Melbourne's 25 specialty food retailers.

      • THIS SUPER SLENDER MELBOURNE TOWER COULD SOON BE AUSTRALIA'S TALLEST BUILDING

        The soaring residential tower will form part of the Royal Society of Victoria's new science precinct.

      • COBURG'S GETTING A SLEEK NEW DESIGN HOTEL

        The new addition to the Holiday Inn group is set to open on Sydney Road by 2020.

      • MELBOURNE'S NEW FOUR-LEVEL HAWKER-STYLE BARBECUE BAR AND KARAOKE JOINT IS OPENING IN MAY

        The latest venture from the Fancy Hanks team will boast a rooftop beer garden, Asian-style eats and private karaoke rooms.

      • UNITED PLACES IS MELBOURNE'S NEW HOMESTYLE LUXURY HOTEL OPPOSITE THE BOTANIC GARDENS

        Opening in June, the lush space will feature personalised butler service and chef-curated in-room breakfasts.

      • BLUEBONNET BARBECUE HAS FOUND A PERMANENT HOME IN BRUNSWICK EAST

        It's farewelling Fitzroy North by hosting three last weeks of all-you-can-eat meat feasts.

      • MELBOURNE MIGHT SOON BE HOME TO THE WORLD'S MOST SUSTAINABLE SHOPPING CENTRE

        It will include a 2000-square-metre rooftop farm and restaurant, designed by eco-warrior Joost Bakker.

      • ONE OF SYDNEY'S LONGEST-RUNNING ITALIAN INSTITUTIONS IS EXPANDING TO MELBOURNE AND THE GOLD COAST

        After 50 years in Darlinghurst, Bill & Toni's is heading interstate for the first time.

      • CHADSTONE SHOPPING CENTRE IS SET TO SCORE ITS OWN LUXURY 13-STOREY HOTEL

        The $130 million development will feature 250 rooms and a 400-person ballroom.

      • MELBOURNE IS GETTING AN OPULENT NEW DESIGNER HOTEL

        Featuring 32 luxury suites and a rooftop cloud bar.

      • SYDNEY'S SEPIA TEAM TO OPEN MELBOURNE RESTAURANT WITH CHIN CHIN'S CHRIS LUCAS

        They'll closed their hatted Sussex Street restaurant at the end of the year.

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