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Local area guide: 555 Collins ExChange

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Hub Australia

21st May 2024

5 min. read

Welcome to Midtown Melbourne – a place to work, wander, wine and dine. 

Nestled among prestigious streets in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, 555 Collins ExChange presents a new perspective on work within the iconic tower rich in heritage and possibilities. Anchored in human-centric design and cutting-edge technology, this space prioritises wellbeing and lifestyle – with hotel-standard hospitality and a dedicated concierge. 

Strategically located near Southern Cross Station as well as tram and bus stops, 555 Collins ExChange is ideally positioned among some of Melbourne’s best lifestyle destinations.

Fitness

555 Collins Wellness 

555 Collins Wellness is an expansive wellness and end-of-trip hub specially designed for the tenants of 555 Collins St only. Located on the lower ground level, the wellness centre features multiple fitness studios and allied health clinics. Tenants can book in for classes, which include Pilates, yoga, spin, meditation, or strength and conditioning – all designed to fit within their busy schedule or break.

Distance from Hub: 1-minute walk

All Hub members at 555 Collins ExChange are eligible for a special tenant rate for the fitness classes at 555 Collins Wellness. Please speak to the 555 Collins ExChange workspace experience team for more information.

Virgin Active Collins Street 

Located near the Collins/King St Tram stop and Southern Cross Station, Virgin Street Collins Street makes it easy to fit in a workout on a busy work day. The gym’s features include a 25m pool, spa, sauna, 10m climbing wall – plus over 100 classes per week. 

Distance from Hub: 1-minute walk

Aleenta Health Club – Bourke St

Full of positive vibes and a great community, Aleenta Bourke St is a Reformer Pilates studio focused on women’s health, wellness and fun. Explore their classes – which also include barre, Mat Pilates, yoga and more – designed to suit your fitness goals and needs.

Distance from Hub: 7-minute walk

Batman Park

Looking for something more… nature? Head towards the northern end of the Yarra River to find Batman Park between Kings Bridge and Spencer Street. Although smaller than most other parks in the CBD, the open grassed space is a popular home to visitors, joggers and walkers of all ages.

Distance from Hub: 7-minute walk  

Daycare

Kids on Collins

Kids on Collins has a large rooftop playground, aptly known as their ‘Gardens in the Sky’, that gives children a unique outdoors play-time retreat in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. They also offer children a nutrient-rich menu of culturally diverse dishes, endorsed by Nutrition Australia. 

Distance from Hub: 1-minute walk

Kids Club Childcare

Located within the flagship Olderfleet tower, Kids Club Collins Street is known for their holistic Education for Life program and award-winning playscapes. The centre features undercover parking for parents, making all-weather drop-offs and pick-ups easy. 

Distance from Hub: 4-minute walk

Sentia Early Learning 

Sentia Early Learning is a boutique early learning and care centre with a rooftop playground that overlooks the Yarra River. Located near Flinders Station, this space is designed to inspire creativity, boundless imagination, and a sense of wonder and play. 

Distance from Hub: 6-minute walk

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Dining

Hardware Société 

Hardware Société was born in Melbourne’s laneways in 2009 and remains a well sought-after breakfast-and-brunch destination in the CBD. What you’ll love? Their delicious French toast and baked eggs, amazing coffee – and warm vibes. 

Distance from Hub: 3-minute walk 

Grain Store

If you’re after good food made from the freshest produce and served in a homely environment, look no further than Grain Store. Step into a culinary adventure that combines rustic, traditional European fare with modern techniques. 

Distance from Hub: 3-minute walk

Mr Huang Jin 

Founded in 2012, Mr Huang Jin is a small family-run restaurant known for their authentic Taiwanese cuisine. Their delicious homemade xiao long bao is a must-try, as well as their Emerald pork dumplings and fried rice. 

Distance from Hub: 3-minute walk

State of Grace

State of Grace is the place to be for European bistro dishes. Soak up the beautiful city views with shared plates and cocktails at the State of Grace Rooftop – or seek out the secret entrance to their basement bar, Fall From Grace, for a more extensive drinks menu. Either way, it’s an experience you’ll remember.  

Distance from Hub: 2-minute walk