It’s Christmas shopping time, and Hobsons Bay residents need look no further than their own backyard this festive season. And, shoppers supporting local businesses this year also have the chance to win some great prizes with Hobsons Bay Council’s Shops on Show competition, running until Monday, December 17.

Here are some great local shopping precincts to visit as you shop up a storm this Christmas…



Pier Street, Altona Beach

Railway Street, Altona Beach

Maidstone Street, Altona Beach

Ferguson Street, Williamstown

Douglas Parade, Williamstown

Millers Road, Williamstown

Hall Street, Newport

Mason Street, Newport

Melbourne Road, Newport

Aviaton Road, Laverton



Altona Gate Shopping Centre, Altona North

Central Square, Altona Meadows



Harrington Square, Altona

Borrack Square, Altona North

Vernon Street, South Kingsville

Hudson Road, Spotswood

The Circle, Altona North



Civic Parade, Altona

Somers Parade, Altona

Blackshaws Road, Altona North

Second Avenue, Altona North

Alma Avenue, Altona Meadows

Old Geelong Road, Brooklyn

Millers Road, Brooklyn

Bladin Street, Laverton

Railway Avenue, Laverton

Challis Street, Newport

The Range, Williamstown North


For further details on the Shops on Show competition and terms and conditions, visit