This December, immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas at Melbourne Central!
Enjoy holiday sweets from LuxBite and KitKat, have your gifts expertly wrapped, and capture some silly-season memories at our Christmas Cringe Photos.
No time to shop? No problem! We’re open late throughout December, so you can cross each and every item off your list.
Snacks, wrap and silly snaps? That’s The Spirit at Melbourne Central!
What's on at Melbourne Central this December
Extended Opening Hours
We're open longer so you can cross each and every item off your list! Click through to view our opening hours
Christmas Cringe Photos
Don’t be afraid to embrace the embarrassing this Christmas. Deck yourself in Christmas jumpers and so-bad-they’re-good accessories, snap a pic in front of our classic Christmas backdrops, and share them on Instagram using the #ChristmasCringe hashtag for the chance to win one of four $150 Melbourne Central gift cards. Best of all, your gold coin donations go straight to the social enterprise STREAT
LEVEL 1, LINK BRIDGE
December 1-3, 3pm-9pm
December 4-6, 3pm-7pm
December 7-23, 3pm-9pm
December 24, 12pm-6pm
KitKat + Streat Gift Wrap
Christmas has always been about giving, but this year we can give back in a real way. When you get your tasty Chocolatory gifts wrapped at KitKat, your $2 donation will go towards STREAT’s work helping out homeless, at-risk and disadvantaged young people.
LEVEL 1, KITKAT
Beekeeper Parade x Melbourne Central tote bags
Carry your gifts home in something slick enough to wrap them up in! Beekeeper Parade and Melbourne Central have collaborated on a series of eco-friendly, reusable tote bags, each of which has been upcycled from discarded fish feed or rice sacks. Just take your shopping bags to Beekeper to trade them one in for one of these limited edition ones.
GROUND LEVEL, BEEKEEPER PARADE
Taste the decadent creations from LuxBite, Melbourne’s premier pastry magicians, at their special Christmas pop-up. They’ve teamed up with Hello Kitty to create limited edition cakes, macarons and other treats that look too good to eat … almost!
LEVEL 2, LINK BRIDGE
Until December 31
Spend + Save with Uber
Shop at Melbourne Central and save on your ride home with Uber! Spend $350 in centre, and show your receipts at the Guest Services Desk to receive a redemption code to save $15 off your ride home with Uber!
LEVEL 1, GUEST SERVICES DESK
Offer available on November 30, and on weekdays from December 7 – 24, after 5pm.
Melbourne Central Gift Wrapping Service
Forget the stress of gift wrapping this Christmas. Visit the Guest Services Desk to get your desks expertly wrapped and ready to go under the tree, and you'll contribute to providing quality youth education through STREAT.
RMIT Christmas Centrepiece
Crafted from 1,460 laser-cut doves, the fresh and exciting new design of our Cristmas tree subverts the tradition of green-and-red decorations and symbolises peace and hope in Melbourne and the world throughout the holidays. Click here
to behind the scenes to see how it came together with the two talented RMIT University students who designed it.
Share your photos of our Christmas Centrepiece on Instagram and tag #MelbourneCentral and #thatsthespirit for the chance to win a $250 Melbourne Central gift card.
Afterpay is now available at selected Melbourne Central retailers—just in time for you to spoil yourself and your loved ones this Christmas. Click here to find out more