Traditional strip shopping is alive and well in Pier Street, Altona. All the services you’d expect from retail hot spots are here, from specialty and destination stores to supermarkets, local finds and, of course, lots of interesting places to eat, drink and relax, all with stunning views down to Altona Beach.
Two undercover shopping centres are located in Hobsons Bay: Altona Gate adjoins the 16 Shops at Millers Road and includes Kmart, two supermarkets and many fashion chain store brands; Big W is a key tenant at Central Square at Altona Meadows, which features gifts and clothing stores, community services including Altona Meadows Library and an emphasis on fresh food supplies.
Neighbourhood centres provide a range of local and specialist retail services. Favourite destinations for locals might include the Mediterranean supermarket Altona Fresh at Second Avenue in Altona North, huge fresh food stores at The Circle, specialist retail and services in Harrington Square Westona, and more.