Fitzroyalty

Hyperlocal news about Melbourne's first suburb: Fitzroy 3065

Fitzroy Primary School goes Pop

The Fitzroy Primary School GOES POP – Art Auction 2014 will be held on Friday 17 October at 5–7pm at 280 Napier Street, Fitzroy. There will be an uplifting performance from the school choir, free finger food, a sausage sizzle and soft drinks.…

Côté on Brunswick St is closing

The northern-most block of Brunswick St is looking more and more like a ghost town. Côté is closing. The bike shop is gone, the Bear cafe’s hybernation now looks more like the permanent closure I suspected it was, and all that’s left are specialist retailers like fetish shop Lucrezia and de Sade and the swimwear shop.…

Calico House has closed

Like many other retail businesses in Fitzroy, Calico House tried to stave off the inevitable by downsizing and leaving the high street for a back street, in this case by moving back a block from the corner of Brunswick and Leicester to Fitzroy and Leicester.…