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Local area guide: Hub Flinders Street

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Hub Flinders Street amenities

Lauren Smith Creative & Brand Manager

31st August 2022

5 min. read

The Melbourne CBD is one of those places you’ll always find somewhere new to go, and something new to do. A city that’s alive any night of the week, there’s almost no end to the world-class dining, retail, and entertainment options it has to offer.

The south of the CBD is where you’ll find some coveted locations and destinations, from Flinders Station looming over the hustle and bustle to Flinders Lane housing luxury bars and eateries fit for all tastes.

Hub Flinders Street is conveniently located moments from both, found on Level 7 of the Ball & Welch building and delivering state-of-the-art offices, shared workspaces, and serviced meeting spaces to a thriving community of members.

Being situated in the heart of the Melbourne CBD comes with a variety of perks, including being surrounded by the city’s best retail, dining, and fitness options, all just a short walk away from Hub Flinders Street.


Barre Body – Flinders Lane

A winning combination of ballet, yoga flow, and Pilates, Barre is all about getting your body moving in a way that is as enjoyable as it is unique. Barre Body is the pioneer of the luxury barre experience, with stunning light-filled spaces and friendly instructors.

Distance from Hub: two-minute walk

Fitness First – Flinders Street

With world class facilities, expert personal trainers, and 24/7 access, Fitness First is one of the leading fitness clubs in Australia. Their Flinders Street fitness club offers a cardio theatre, group exercises, and hot yoga. 

Distance from Hub: four-minute walk

Little Mandarin Yoga & Pilates – Melbourne CBD

Found on the second floor of the iconic Nicholas Building, Little Mandarin offers the ideal spot to relax your senses, with warm wood tones and natural sunlight aplenty. They offer mat yoga, aerial yoga, and reformer Pilates classes.

Distance from Hub: three-minute walk



Guardian Childcare – Collins Street

Conveniently located in the heart of the Melbourne CBD, Guardian Collins Street includes a dining area, water play areas, a treehouse, and a kindergarten program led by qualified teachers.

Distance from Hub: seven-minute walk

Goodstart Early Learning – Flinders Street

Found right opposite Flinders Station, Goodstart Early Learning houses six learning spaces and an expansive outdoor playground, offered alongside a kindergarten program that is delivered over two years.

Distance from Hub: four-minute walk

Sentia Early Learning

Sentia Early Learning is a daycare centre offering an inclusive atmosphere aimed at inspiring children, encouraging creativity and play. They operate with a focus on nutrition, sports and music programs, and providing a happy place for kids.

Distance from Hub: seven-minute tram




Hazel is all about elegant, refined fare, influenced by local supplies and low-waste cooking styles. Found in the historic Richard Allen building on Flinders Lane, it’s the perfect spot for a relaxed dinner, or intimate drinks.

Distance from Hub: three-minute walk

Chin Chin

Chin Chin is a Melbourne institution, serving up casual South East Asian cuisine in a fun and funky setting and one of the best food options you’ll find on Flinders Lane. Must orders include the kingfish sashimi and beef massaman curry.

Distance from Hub: four-minute walk

Chin Chin near Flinders Street


Named purveyors of the world’s best croissants, Lune has mastered the art of the perfect buttery pastry. They’ve got classic flavours like almond and chocolate, as well as rotating seasonal pastries. Be mindful though, the line can get pretty long.

Distance from Hub: four-minute walk


The lunchtime choice of health nuts and foodies alike, Fishbowl do delicious and nutritious bowls with a range of flavours, proteins, and bases. Choose from dishes like a salmon sashimi bowl with kale, shallots, and seaweed salad or go for a classic crispy poached chicken with roasted sesame dressing on a bed of soba noodles.

Distance from Hub: four-minute walk


Originally heralding from Surry Hills in Sydney, Nomad is a dining experience that has found its rightful place on Flinders Lane. With a premium, curated menu inspired by Middle Eastern flavours and the beauty of open-flame cooking, it’s sure to impress. Standout dishes include the lamb rump with jalapeno salsa verde and the wood roasted pumpkin hummus with green olive, walnuts, and pomegranate.

Distance from Hub: three-minute walk



Bourke Street Mall

The heart of the Melbourne CBD fashion district, Bourke Street Mall features big brands and department stores including Zara, David Jones, and Myer.

Distance from Hub: nine-minute walk


Spanning across seven levels, Emporium is a contemporary shopping mall offering a range of local and upscale retailers, as well as destination dining options and lifestyle stores. at Emporium, you’ll find brands like Aesop, Dion Lee, and Bassike.

Distance from Hub: ten-minute walk

Shopping on Flinders Lane

Melbourne Central

Melbourne Central is a lifestyle shopping centre, housing over 300 brands and services covering everything from homewares, health and beauty, and cinema and entertainment.

Distance from Hub: thirteen-minute walk

Collins Street

Collins Street is the premier retail destination for designer brands and haute couture, with a long list of exclusive stores like Balenciaga, Gucci, Cartier and more.

Distance from Hub: eight-minute walk



Wilson Parking – Flinders Gate

Location: 172-179 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Early-bird all-day – from $19
Hourly – from $6
Weekend all-day – from $14
Distance from Hub: one-minute walk

Secure Parking – Flinders Street

Location: 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Early-bird all-day – from $15
Hourly – from $16
Weekend all-day and night – from $15
Distance from Hub: five-minute walk

Hub members can receive a perk code for Secure Parking. Details on how to access the discount are on the member portal.


Member perks and discounts

Check the perks page on the member portal for regularly updated, exclusive Hub member perks and discounts to some of the best amenities in the Melbourne CBD, including discounts for parking, dining, and retail.

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