Elwood locals enjoy that the secrets of their beautiful neighbourhood stay hidden – but where’s the fun in that?
Join us as we uncover the surprising delights of Ormond and Glen Huntly Roads, with fashion, food and farmers markets just a few of the delights of this leafy bayside suburb.
For anyone with a lust for fashion, this by appointment only boutique is a definite for your exploration of Elwood. From a passion for fashion, Yahav Ron established this resale haven for label-loving fashionistas in 2010 – with up to 80-90% off original retail. Paris ’99 boasts labels such as Balenciaga, Lanvin, Dries Van Noten and ALAIA, to smaller and more edgy names like Ann Demeulemeester, Proenza Schouler, A.F Vandevorst and Narciso Rodriguez.
4/6 Ormond Road, Elwood
Opened in early 2013, this boutique yoga studio is a favourite among Elwood yogis. You will love the small class size, with a more one-on-one feel to guide you through their gentle vinyasa and power flow classes.
55 Glen Huntly Road, Elwood
The Dining Haul
This sleek eatery is bustling with families and coffee-lovers on weekends, and it’s no wonder when they are serving Niccolo coffee. Drop by for their daily juice special, you won’t be disappointed.
86-88 Ormond Road, Elwood
Elwood Farmer’s Market
Hosted on the second Saturday of the month at Elwood College, this food-focused market is sure to introduce you to some new flavours and put you in touch with local businesses. One such business is local lovlies Shuki and Louisa who combine Shuki’s mum’s Iraqi recipes and Louisa’s dad’s Wycheproof grown chickpeas to make a delicious range of vegan, gluten free Middle Eastern specialties.
101 Glenhuntly Rd, Elwood
Elwood’s newest addition to the brewing café scene is The Joinery. The art deco vibes of this newbie vibes are complimented oh so well by their delicious coffee and reasonably priced seasonal menu. Be sure to try the Swedish-inspired Mörk chocolate!
5 Ormond Road, Elwood