October 27, 2020
Elsternwick Village: We’re open for business
Elsternwick Village is open for business again.
Local businesses in Elsternwick Village have played a critical part in your daily lives, whether it’s for your weekly shop, catching up with friends, or spending time on your health and wellbeing.
And these traders need your support, both now and into the festive season.
From 11.59pm on Tuesday, October 27 all retail businesses will reopen. Restaurants, cafes, and bars will be able to open to a maximum of 20 people indoors, with 10 people per space, and a maximum of 50 people outdoors and one person per two square metres. Beauty, personal services and tattoo parlours will also reopen. Libraries and community centres will be able to reopen for outdoor events.
From 11.59pm on Sunday, November 8 restrictions will further ease. The 25km movement limit will be lifted. Restaurants, cafes, hotels and bars will increase to a maximum of 40 people indoors, with 10 people per space, and an outdoor maximum of 70 people with one person every two square metres. Gyms and fitness studios will reopen, with a maximum of 20 people per space at one person per eight square metres.
Choose Elsternwick Village for a safe, open air shopping environment
Local traders in Elsternwick Village have truly felt the economic impact of COVID-19, and need the support of their customers to manage through the pandemic.
The best way to back local businesses and protect the spirit of Elsternwick’s community is to shop local.
While most businesses will be able to reopen and continue serving customers in a safe and responsible manner, many will still be offering other avenues to shop including takeaway, pick-up, home delivery and streaming services. Please check with individual stores to find out how they accommodate your shopping preferences.
We also remind residents to shop local this festive season. So be sure to choose Elsternwick Village for a safe, open air shopping environment for all your festive needs.
Check our shop directory for updates to trading conditions for individual traders.
Discover offers and specials
Local businesses in Elsternwick Village regularly provide special promotions and offers for shoppers. Check out our latest promotions here.
Now more than ever, businesses in Elsternwick Village rely on your support. Thank you for everything you have already done to help our vibrant shopping precinct.
Whenever you can, be sure to shop local and shop in Elsternwick Village.