Quality Hotel Dickson
Corner Cape & Badham Street
Canberra, AC 2602
Phone: (61) 2 62474744
Fax: (61) 2 62474455
Harris Scarfe is one of the smaller department stores in Canberra, but this certainly does not mean it suffers in variety or quality. Mainly dealing in clothing, you will find fashions for every member of the family. Customers will also be able to find linen for the bathroom, bedroom and kitchen, and some smaller furnishings are scattered throughout the store. The most attractive feature of the store, however, is the surprisingly low prices that are on offer. Check out the additional branches at Wanniassa and Fyshwick.
Bodyline is a convenient place to pick up the latest in gym wear, including comfortable and well-made clothing especially for squash, tennis and aerobics. A large range of rackets and sporting shoes in various designs are also in stock. In addition, they offer a repair service on rackets, which includes restringing, re-gripping and repairs on cracked frames. Pick up and delivery is available.
Lorna's buy and sell quality second-hand books at fantastic prices. Along with the usual selection of fiction, romance and crime novels, they also stock and specialize in Aboriginal art and fiction, politics, science, biography, art and children's books.
Vangeli pride themselves on being more than just a retail outlet. Customer satisfaction is a high priority, so their one-to-one service means you can have a high input into your jewelery design, stone selection and setting. You can even watch the master craftsman at work. Alternatively, you can simply choose from one of the ready-made unique pieces. For those who want perfection, originality and excellent craftsmanship, this store is a definite masterpiece.
Electric Shadows is a cozy store, situated next to the cinema of the same name, is one of Canberra's oldest independent bookshops. They stock a wide range of books, specializing in film, media, theater, music, Australian fiction, travel, photography, art, architecture, writing, dance, humor and gay and lesbian fiction. They also have soundtrack CDs and movie posters for sale, specializing in the independent and genre films screened by the Electric Shadows Cinema. This is also the perfect spot to buy or hire videos if you are a fan of foreign and independent films, or are interested in general and children's movies.
At some stage in our lives, most of us get the opportunity to attend a fancy dress occasion and it is always a joy to turn up in an impressive and convincing costume. That is where this Factory FX store excels. On display, you will find outfits that can transform you into everything from a princess or a magician, right through to a loathsome monster or even a well-known political figure! Costumes are for sale or hire and you can also pick up those necessary final touches, such as make up and wigs, with some insightful advice from the staff.
Conveniently located in the city, Braddon Cellars caters to both the avid collector and social drinker. They stock a wide range of red, white and sparkling wines, as well as beers, spirits and mixers. They specialize in corporate services including supply, bulk discounts, delivery and accounts. The staff can help you choose a wine for your specific needs or collection, and there are always great specials and bulk discounts available.
The most convenient feature of Candamber Fine Wine Merchants is that they are located in the heart of the busy city restaurant district. So, if you are going to an unlicensed restaurant and have forgotten to pick up a bottle on the way you can pop in here as they are always open late. A large range of Australian red and white wines is in stock, as well as local and imported beers, liqueurs and spirits.
It is amazing just how much merchandise a little store like Logical Choice can hold on its shelves. Behind all of the novelty coffee mugs and Citadel miniatures there are a few unique items, which help this novelty store, stand out on its own. A worthy centerpiece to the room is a collection of very fine chess boards, which have been crafted from wood, glass or bronze, and displayed around these are a series of impressive pewter figurines.
If you are one of the lucky few who still has a turntable in working order, Landspeed Records can supply you with dozens of great titles on vinyl as well as on CD. They specialise in hip-hop, dance and alternative music as well as Australian artists, with new and recent releases available at good prices. They also have a huge stock of clothing, including artist and novelty t-shirts, new clothing in the latest street trends as well as some interesting used clothing. Magazines, posters and postcards are also available.
Every possible item you could put a Canberra tag on is here in this cozy, well-presented store. Clothing souvenirs include well-made and reasonably priced hats, caps, t-shirts, jumpers, foot warmers, socks and ties. If clothing is not what you are after, there are plenty of other souvenirs to choose from, from the standard key-rings, pencil-cases, toy animals and postcards to the more unusual mouse pads and clocks. They also stock opal jewelery and commemorative plates, some featuring Aboriginal designs from the many different areas of Australia.
All the items you need to give your body a natural lift are at Garema Health Foods .For your beauty needs, they stock natural skincare products and make-up, herbal soap, shampoo, conditioner and hair dye. Every herbal tea imaginable, natural cooking oil, salt, honey, seeds, flour, nuts, vegetarian meals and healthy snacks and drinks are just some of the food items. The store also stocks a wide range of vitamins and essential oils from all the well-known and trusted brands, as well as weight gain supplements and bush flower tonics. Books are also available on alternative medicine, diet, health conditions and products.