Now, you may be thinking November is too early to be thinking about Christmas, but it is actually the perfect time to start your Christmas shopping. In November the shops are less crowded, you have the luxury of time when searching for the best prices, and once you’ve completed your shopping you can sit back and enjoy the festivities of December.
Melbourne’s East offers a range of shopping options, from shopping centres, strip malls, markets and more. If you’re after vintage items, the newest toys, or perhaps you are searching for the best deal possible, we have you covered with a list of some of the best places in Melbourne’s East to do your Christmas shopping and help you on your merry way:
- Box Hill Shopping Centre, Box Hill
- Warrandyte Riverside Market
- Eastland Shopping Centre, Ringwood
- Forest Hill Chase, Forest Hill
- Camberwell Market, Camberwell
- Mailing Road, Canterbury
- Blackburn Art And Craft Market
- Westfield, Doncaster
- Brand Smart, Nunawading
- Camberwell Shopping Precinct
- Nunawading Market
- Wantirna Trash and Treasure Market
- Bayswater Makers Market
If you prefer shopping online, you will be sure to find a bargain during the Cyber Monday (November 27) and Black Friday (November 24) sales. During this period nearly all online retailers will offer a discount or offer of some kind with impressive deals sure to stretch your dollar further.