Events & News

How our members are adapting

April 9th, 2020 — News

We checked in with a few of our members to see how they have been adapting to the changing times !

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Coronavirus Support for Business Update

March 31st, 2020 — News

Under the JobKeeper Payment businesses impacted by the Coronavirus will be able to access a subsidy from the Government to continue paying their employees.

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Money in the Bank for Businesses and Jobs

March 30th, 2020 — News

An important update from the Victorian State Government over the weekend.

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Quick Response Grants Now Open

March 26th, 2020 — News

Last night Council approved a series of support for business amidst the Covid-19 crisis.

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As our businesses are being affected and some already temporarily shut down, here are some more very important links for you to stay up to date with. We can't stress enough how important it is to stay up to date with accurate information in thi...

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Coronavirus Update and Useful Information

March 16th, 2020 — News

An update from the City Precinct team and some very useful links to current information from Federal and State government departments and health alerts.

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With Dry January and FebFast behind us, both the virtuous and hedonists among us can head to Om Nom at the Adelphi Hotel to experience the latest cocktail concoctions from internationally award-winning maestro mixologist, Grant Collins.

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Speaker Announced for March Brekkie!

February 28th, 2020 — Social Events

We are excited to announce that professional ethicist and RMIT Lecturer Gordon Young will be joining us for breakfast at Ginger Olive with a special session of 'How to Wrestle a Pig' - Better Arguments with Unreasonable People' - tailored...

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Join us for Breakfast in March

February 26th, 2020 — Social Events

You asked, and we listened - we'll be including more breakfast socials in 2020 for our members who are early birds! Starting with our upcoming event on Tuesday 17th March!

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Join us at the Stephen McLaughlan Gallery for our February social - Stability and Balance - setting the platform for a strong 2020 where we will hear from guest speaker, Phil Brooker, author of Guaranteed Success - Revealing the secrets ...

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Tell us what you want in 2020

January 6th, 2020 — News

We're on a mission to make sure EVERY City Precinct member benefits from their membership in 2020. We've put together a quick survey so you can help our new committee make decisions that reflect what you need and want from your small bu...

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A Note from the President

December 16th, 2019 — News

2019 has been another great year for City Precinct.

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Gallery Milestones at the Nicholas Building

November 27th, 2019 — News

We are very excited to share that two City Precinct members (located in the same building!) are celebrating enormous milestones this month. Flinders Lane Gallery is turning 30 and the Stephen McLaughlan Gallery is turning 25 !

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Homelessness inquiry begins public hearings

November 21st, 2019 — News

This Friday 22 November 2019, the Legislative Council’s Legal and Social Issues Committee will commence public hearings for its inquiry into homelessness in Victoria.

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Celebrate at The Windsor!

November 19th, 2019 — Social Events

Mark the date in your diaries - December 4th, at 6:30pm, for our end of year social, at the fabulous Windsor Hotel.

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An Intro to Influencer Marketing

November 12th, 2019 — Social Events

In Lord Coconut’s stylish Mitchell House boutique, surrounded by an eclectic collection of jewellery and objet’s d’art, City Precinct members gained an insight into the world of Influencer Marketing. Whilst devouring the South East Asi...

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Meet the Member: Jo from Eyes On Queen Street

October 28th, 2019 — News

Meet Johanna Arendsen from Eyes on Queen, learn about this longstanding business and find out 3 things you might not know about eye health!

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November Social : Influencer Marketing at Lord Coconut

October 25th, 2019 — Social Events

Join us on Wednesday 6 November at Lord Coconut where special guests Ash Bagga and Anucia de Boer speak with Dan Pinne about Influencer Marketing.

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Swensk in Conversation with Sally Mackinnon

October 15th, 2019 — Social Events

On Wednesday, surrounded by beautiful Swedish garments, Jane Matthews in conversation with Sally Mackinnon of Styled by Sally, generously offered us an insight into the humble beginnings of Swensk.

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October 14th, 2019 — News

All members are encouraged to have their say at our annual AGM on Tuesday 22 October at the Kelvin Club.

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To celebrate the launch of our new series of ‘Melbourne’s Own’ brochures, City Precinct are presenting a showcase of member businesses at The Melbourne Town Hall Visitor Information Hub from October 8 to 25, 2019.

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October: Get Social at Swensk!

October 1st, 2019 — Social Events

Join us for our October social on Wednesday 9th of October to discover Swedish multi brand store Swensk and check out our fresh new series of brochures!

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The New Look ST/EVE

August 26th, 2019 — Festival of St/Eve

The new look ST/EVE is coming to Melbourne Fashion Week and we couldn’t resist giving you a sneak peek at the festival’s fresh new logo!

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The Fashion Tour

August 25th, 2019 — Festival of St/Eve

As part of the Festival of ST/EVE for Melbourne Fashion Week, City Precinct presents The Fashion Tour. Discover the shopping gems of the Little Collins Street precinct with Melbourne’s leading stylist Sally Mackinnon of Styled by Sally.

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Festival of ST/EVE - Meet the Maker

August 22nd, 2019 — Festival of St/Eve

Discover these independent artists and discuss the beauty of timeless design. Balthasar Jewellery, Carl Nave, Erika Boutique, Gray Reid Gallery, Kara Baker, Lord Coconut, Serena Lindeman Millinery and V & J Menswear.

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