We're a shopping mecca! 


With a flourishing economy, agile business community, booming industrial sector and unwavering consumer demand, Frankston City is flourishing. Big-name brands, dynamic mid-sized ventures and bold, agile start-ups all jumping on board to capitalise on Frankston City’s growth, profitability and commercial success.

Frankston City’s diverse retail offering is a major attraction for its 800,000 visitors per year, local community of 141,000, and hundreds of thousands of residents from neighbouring municipalities.

We are home to three vibrant and diverse major retail centres including Karingal Hub, Frankston Power Centre and one of the largest retail centres outside of Melbourne CBD, the constantly evolving Bayside Retail Centre.  

Where else can you walk to a major shopping complex, a CBD, a train station, a large movie theatre, bowling alleys, pubs, clubs, the beach and a flora and fauna reserve?​

The mix of large name outlets and home-grown original businesses makes shopping in Frankston City an attractive proposal, with plenty of opportunity and appetite for new retail possibilities to open up.

Set among these modern shopping centres and street side boutiques are our entertainment precincts, where cinemas, restaurants and bars complement any visit to Frankston City.​

Vicinity’s Bayside Shopping Centre's central Frankston city centre location within walking distance from Frankston train station, buses and street parking offers hyper convenience. It has over 240 stores and parking for 3,450+ cars. The major retailers include TargetKmartWoolworthsColesAldi and Hoyts Cinema as well as enticing brands such as UNIQLOJB Hi-FiStrike Bowling BarTK MaxxRebel SportThe Sporting Globe Bar and GrillJD Sports and so many more!  

A $160 million redevelopment has transformed Karingal Hub into a leading shopping and lifestyle destination. Located at 330 Cranbourne Rd, Frankston, the complex has 2750 parking spaces (40% undercover) and 130 stores. Anchored by Woolworths and Big W, with over 110 specialty stores, Karingal Hub provides a range of fashion, lifestyle, dining and everyday convenience. The dining precinct adjacent to Village cinema is nothing short of stunning, with one of the coolest play spaces for the kids to burn off some energy, all within ear and eye shot of your restaurant table! 

Frankston Power Centre, located just off Cranbourne Road, has free car parking for 1,300 vehicles and all the major lifestyle national brands including ​Spotlight, The Good Guys, Freedom Furnitures, Adairs​, Anaconda, Harvey Norman, Harris Scarfe, Baby Bunting, Early Settler, Forty Winks, ​Nick Scali, Petbarn to name just a few.