Windsor

Podcast: Beller Commercial's Fred Nucara on the state of Chapel Street retail

A host of planned ‘new arrival’ developments in Chapel Street will help to revive the retail strip, according to Director of Beller Commercial, Fred Nucara. Every year, Beller Commercial conducts retail strip research: a manual foot walk and count of shop vacancies. From this unique research, Beller has a clear view on the changing fortunes of Melbourne’s various “high streets”. Chapel Street is divided into three precincts: South Yarra, Prahran...

Bowling for Windsor

Good to see a lazy Sunday morning has the ability to throw up the odd surprise. Not expecting much whilst wandering through Windsor recently, a detour off Chapel Street led to a laneway with no name. Turns out said laneway is an extension of Bowling Green Street; seemingly unassuming, quiet and empty from the outset. Well should you have the time or inclination, starting at Union Street walk northward up Bowling Green Street toward Green Street...