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  1. Ponies come to Croydon

    Children’s dreams come true this School Holiday in Croydon! Two adorable Ponies come to town and they are looking for fun loving kids to ride on them. This school holiday program is between 10am- 12pm on Wednesday 3rd October. Activities includes: Pony rides – destination is in front of Ray White (Croydon Park, off Hewish […]

  2. Congratulations to the cup winners!

    Thank you everyone for entering the WIN A CUP competition. It was lovely reading all the great comments about the wonderful cafes on Main Street. Congratulations to the winners who will be receiving a Croydon Main Street coffee cup. Jessica Shaw Laura Seymour Erin Arnett Eveie Hickman Jody Hussey Casey Phonix Sarrah Saifee B Brooke Fox […]

  3. Celebrating Superheroes

    We know every father is a superhero for their kids, so here is a day to celebrate them and movie superheros on Saturday, 1st September in Croydon Main Street. We are expecting Batman, Ironman and a Transformer to visit our event, so feel free to dress up in your favourite superhero costume and have your […]

  4. On a mission to reduce waste!

    Croydon Cafes are on a mission to reduce paper cup waste! These Croydon Main Street branded keep cups can be now purchased at Littorio’s, Croydon Village Cafe, Cafe Zingers, TJ’s on Main and Mr. Beans Coffee and Kitchen for a very affordable price. You will be rewarded with discounted coffee upon returning with your keep cup. Check out discounts here: https://www.croydonmainstreet.com.au/save-a-cup-bring-your…/ Stay tuned […]

  5. The Fruit Thief

    Croydon Living History Art Project Idea behind the artwork The real birth of what is now the urban settlement of Croydon commenced when the railway passed through the district in 1882. A lot happened since then and Croydon Main Street Traders think they should restore and nurture the rich history of Croydon and decided to […]

  6. Build & Play Lego Adventure

    Build & Play Lego Adventure is a must for any Lego enthusiast! Children will participate in a range of LEGO inspired games, activities and challenges. They will follow Lego instructions to complete builds or use misc pieces to create something fun. Session time is 1 hour/ children group. Maximum of 20 kids in each session. […]

  7. Win a Dream Day for Mum

    Although the first chill of autumn has already arrived, one the most heart-warming celebrations is still on its way to bring some joyous family times. Ideally we remember to cherish mums all year round, but Mother’s Day, celebrated on the 13th of May, gives the perfect opportunity to make them feel extra special. If you […]

  8. Mother’s day Gift Guide

      Although the first chill of autumn has already arrived, one the most heart-warming celebrations is still on its way to bring some joyous family times. Ideally we remember to cherish mums all year round, but Mother’s Day, celebrated on the 13th of May, gives the perfect opportunity to make them feel extra special. Should […]

  9. Living Croydon History Art Project

    The real birth of what is now the urban settlement of Croydon commenced when the railway passed through the district in 1882. A lot happened since then and Croydon Main Street Traders think they should restore and nurture the rich history of Croydon and decided to translate it into a contemporary public art installation for the […]

  10. Butterfly Adventure Holiday Program

    Join us for the Butterfly Adventure Free School Holiday Program on Wednesday &  Thursday 11 & 12 April 10am-1pm corner of Main St & Hewish road Croydon. Program: Feed the Butterflies The very popular Butterfly House returns to Main St. Experience the excitement of feeding the butterflies. One might lands on your nose! Butterfly Scavenger […]

  11. Croydon Multicultural Festival

    Melbourne’s rich cultural diversity is reflected in the array of restaurant’s along Croydon’s leafy main street. Many will be part of the Multi Cultural Festival, March 16 and 17! It starts with a Multi Cultural Dinner Experience including live entertainment and continues through the Saturday with street food, kids activities and dance performances from all […]

  12. Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

    With the fading sales of Boxing Day and just right before the Easter bunny starts hopping around town, we have time for one more heart-warming celebration, Valentine’s Day! The worldwide annual event of love, when we get to put our romantic feelings in writing on funky cards and surprise our other half, or even friends, […]

  13. Christmas Pet Parade

    Come help us celebrate Christmas on Main Street in Croydon with a fun pet parade and costume contest. Dress up your pet and come have some fun! Santa and a roving band will lead the parade. – There will be opportunity for professional photography with Santa – Prize for the best dressed pets – Fun activities […]

  14. Croydon Health & Wellbeing Day

    Program Workshops  12 Thomas Brew Lane, Croydon, free entry, but booking essential:9725 7665 14 October 9.45 am Hypnotherapy – What is it and the benefits to you 10.15 am Essential Oils for a Health Home – Empowered to solve your Family’s Needs. 11.00 am Hypnotherapy – What is it and the benefits 11.30 am Essential Oils for […]

  15. Father’s day 2017

    All amazing Dads deserve a special day! Take Dad out for an unforgettable fun day to Croydon Main Street and enjoy the day filled with lots of great activities for every member of the family on Saturday 2nd September. PROGRAM 10 am-2 pm Classic car  & movie car show. (Classic car owners, please register your […]

  16. Maroondah BizzWeek 2017

    7 – 11 August 2017 Maroondah BizWeek is just around the corner. Put it in your diary and book your seat! From great networking opportunities to learning essential business skills – Maroondah BizWeek has something for you and your business. This year’s program is bigger and better than ever before. There are two networking events – providing […]

  17. Croydon Restaurants Month

      Croydon Restaurant Month: Half price dine in on Tuesdays Like the sound of dining at Croydon’s restaurants for half the price? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Book and dine at any of the restaurants listed below when you come with a mate on Tuesdays in the month of July. That’s some deliciously […]

  18. Save a cup, bring your mug

    In Australia, we throw more than 1 billion disposable cups in the bin every year (about 50,000 cups every 30 minutes), and a huge percentage of those cups are unrecyclable.'(Broadsheed) Croydon Main Street Cafes have decided  to take responsibility and save as much waste as they can starting with coffee cups. Cafes proudly support the ‘Save a cup bring […]

  19. Congratulations!

    ‘Win $500 Shopping Voucher for Dad’ competition has ended and we have drawn the winner. Congratulations to Robert Vann who is the winner of $500 Croydon Main Street Shopping Voucher! Shop local at Croydon Main Street!

  20. Croydon in the Herald Sun

    Why we love Croydon? Great summary of Croydon’s best dining places, sport, leisure, fitness, arts & culture. Thanks for the little spotlight, Herald Sun! Click here to read article.   Photo by Josie Hayden

  21. Croydon Farmers Market

    This Saturday its time to get FRESH at the Croydon Farmers Market. From 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM its time to head down to Croydon Park and pick up great local produce at excellent prices. See you there!

  22. Congratulations!

    ‘Win a Dream Day for Mum’ competition has ended and we have drawn the winners of 2 mum. Congratulations to Natalie Leddick who is the winner of $100 shopping voucher from Ronald King $120 lingerie voucher from Femmeline Cinema ticket for 2 from Croydon Cinemas Pedicure & Manicure from O.T.T. Nail $100 worth of handbag & […]

  23. Amazing Mother’s day

    What a beautiful day we had on Saturday when Main Street celebrated Mother’s day! Thank you for Bill and John for the fantastic broadcasting. It was lovely to hear all the wonderful messages for mums, the street came live when music filled the street and people started to dance and sing. Collins Booksellers also had […]

  24. Welcome Taylah Ashleigh Bridal

    Fashion designer, Jackie Collins has relocated to Croydon to help brides to be find that perfect wedding dress. Jackie designs all the dresses before they are made overseas and sent back to the store. She also has amazing dresses for debutantes. For contact and opening hours please click here.

  25. New chocolate shop in Croydon

    We are delighted to have such a unique chocolate shop in Croydon like Charlies Chocolate Bouquets. It was featured in today’s Maroondah Leader. Come and say hi to Erin and be amazed by the beautiful chocolate bouquets she makes. 13 Hewish Rd, opposite the Croydon Cinema. Read more

  26. San Carlos Walk Upgrade

    Have you wondered what is happening on San Carlos Walk (off Main St)? It is the Croydon Connects project that aims to create a well-lit, well-defined and attractive link from Croydon railway station to Croydon Civic Centre and Swinburne TAFE. Thank you for being patient while contraction is in progress! More info http://www.maroondah.vic.gov.au/CroydonConnects.aspx

  27. Dinosaur Hunt – FREE School Holiday Fun on Wednesday 1st & 8th July

    Program Dinosaur Arts & Craft Activity for all ages 10:00am to 2pm Ukulele Classes at Hans Music 77 Main St 11am to 2pm Kids Karate Fun at KSK Dojo’s Shop 2, 176 Main St 1pm to 2pm Cupcake Decoration at Hungarian Bakehouse 2:30pm to 4:30pm Face Painting 2pm to 4pm Latin Dance Class for Primary […]

  28. Father’s Day – Daddy and Me Photo Contest

    Take a cute picture with your Dad at Croydon Main Street Shopping District and upload it to facebook/croydonmainstreet (between the 12th August – the 2nd September 2015) for a chance to win some amazing Father’s Day prizes. The most liked picture wins! Show off your awesome Dad and win something just for him! 1st place […]