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Melbourne's GPO - Shopping Centre

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Awesome location

We wandered and explored the shops for a few hours.... some great stores and a beautiful building... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
307JodieS
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Sydney, Australia
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Gorgeous historical building.

I absolutely love shopping at the historical GPO building, the architectural features are stunning... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Ellemay
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wandered and explored the shops for a few hours.... some great stores and a beautiful building. We enjoyed just wandering and looking around. The kids had some food in the food court, we grabbed some groceries to take back to our apartment.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

I absolutely love shopping at the historical GPO building, the architectural features are stunning originally built in 1859 & was used formally as the General Post Office for Melbourne until 1992. It was later developed as a shopping arcade with numerous high end boutique style...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed October 4, 2018

The old GPO building is stunning and right in Melbourne's heart. The building is now a shopping centre but upon entering and when walking around the perimeter there are some photographs and plaques showing the building in former times. Shopping aside, I really love this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Worthy of a visit if only for the architecture and atmosphere of Burke Street Mall. Sit at the cafes which are on the Elizabeth St. side with a coffee and people watch whilst listening to the music or wander around and look at shops. There's...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank SoloOver50Traveler
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I love the colonnade that surrounds the building on its street frontages. It was a favourite meeting place for youth in the 1960s. The main postal hall from the old Post Office is now a clothing store, but you can still see much of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank platypus150
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The coffee shop on the Elizabeth St side of the GPO is a real gem, perfect for that caffeine fix while enjoying a days shopping in Melb

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Visited on Sunday 4th March. While we were in the Bourke Street Mall we ducked into the old GPO Building to have a look, I can remember back in the 1970's when I worked in the city queueing up at lunch time to buy stamps,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

It's a shopping malls with the common shops which u will see in most malls . If you want to send any items then this is one of the main place

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 380sima
Reviewed February 28, 2018

THe GPO Shopping complex (that used to be the old post office), now houses H & M, Federal Coffee Palace and a few other small restaurants. The restaurants are good. And the toilets are excellent, and well hidden and very clean.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed January 31, 2018

General Post Office (GPO) is an architecturally brilliant renaissance revival building of the former postal hall. It is absolutely amazing with a beautiful arcade along Elizabeth Street (perfect for taking amazing photos). HM is the main tenant of the building and if you want budget...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank AnnMarieGrace
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