Quality Hotel Woden
Crnr Melrose Drive & Launcesto
Canberra, AC 2606
Phone: (61) 2 62817733
Fax: (61) 2 62817730
Often regular bookshops will only stock a small selection of religious material, but this store offers Christian products that go beyond simple booklets. Stocking a wide range of beautifully presented ecumenical readings and literature, religious music and even church supplies, anyone can find an item of inspiration. Additionally there is a great range of gifts, which include candles, trinkets, wind chimes and pendants, and shoppers will find greeting cards to compliment their gifts with the most beautiful of verses.
If you are familiar with the hobby known as Warhammer and all its variations then you will love the Games Workshop. Warhammer is a game of great strategy and skill and involves the battle between two separate armies of figurines. Enthusiasts will be thrilled with the range of Citadel miniatures available with everything from the most common Brittonian Bowman to Stegadons, Giants, Dragons and much more. Along with these miniatures are all the painting and modeling supplies that could ever be required for this game, and staff run regular workshops to give advice on making the most realistic settings and armies.
Woolworths is one of Australia's largest and most trusted supermarket chains. In addition to the many aisles of grocery items, Woolworths also have their own specialist departments. Wines, beers and spirits at budget prices, delicatessen and seafood sections, and fresh flowers from the store or the nation-wide delivery service; all this and much more is available at this store. There are also standard sections such as a butchery, bakery, and fruit and vegetable produce. Long opening hours and many locations make Woolworths a convenient place to shop.
One of Australia's largest supermarkets, Coles fresh food departments include a bakery, delicatessen, butchery, flowers, greengrocer and liquor store in addition to aisles of gourmet foods and trusted favorites. Coles has led the way in customer facilities, being one of the first to introduce late and 24-hour shopping. They also have a café so shoppers may take the time to relax and enjoy cakes and pastries which are made daily on the premises. Several outlets and longer opening hours make this one of Australia's most convenient supermarkets. Additional branches are found at Belconnen, Chisholm, Macquarie, Curtin, Queanbeyan, Tuggeranong and Manuka.
Before you despair over all those toys we used to play with when young, take a visit to Hobbyworld. All the favorites are here: kites, model trains, car racing sets, doll's-houses and accessories, teddy bears, radio-control cars, boats and planes, jigsaw puzzles, telescopes and microscopes. Specialists in models, the store offers kits, supplies and tools. If you can not quite follow the instructions, they also offer a model repair service. Hobbyworld also builds and repairs models for corporate clients, and have an Australia-wide mail order service.
Woden Plaza is the most recently renovated mall in Canberra and has become one of the largest complexes with great variety. You will find major department stores, fashion and accessories, home and gift wares, as well as supermarkets, a computer arcade and hairdressing salons. The fresh food department is a highlight. Along with an international food court you will find superb bakeries, butchers, fruit and vegetable stores and delicatessens that offer the very best in both local and ethnic foods. Customer service includes free storage lockers, stroller and motorized scooter hire, and gift wrapping.
Armen's has been a permanent fixture at Woden Plaza for many years now, and with good reason. His superb craftsmanship, beautiful jewellery, watches direct from Italy and fantastic service are well known throughout Canberra. Although specialising in diamonds and custom-made jewellery personally crafted by Armen in his on-site workshop, the store also stocks ready-made rings, brooches, necklaces and wedding sets. This qualified jeweller has been trusted for valuations by the people of Canberra for years.
If you want to purchase the highest quality and best names in home entertainment, then simply visit Harvey Norman. With television sets, video recorders, DVD players and a great selection of sound systems, you may find yourself purchasing more than you ever intended; but fortunately, the store offers various payment plans. You will also find a great variety of electrical appliances, telephones, CDs and computer products that will see you browsing for hours, and the already set up electronic entertainment room is definitely a must see.
Inski sell and hire out outdoor adventure gear for summer and winter. Their huge range of quality in-line skates and skis from the best known and trusted brands come in various sizes and colors, so there is something for everyone. The expert staff will ensure correct fittings and assist you with the finer points of using the equipment. Accessories are also available, including wheels, ball-bearings and brake pads for in-line skis, safety equipment, ski poles and suits.
One of the first things that makes Saddleworld's presence known is the life-size fiberglass horse standing on the pavement in front of the store. The second greeting you get, once you step inside, is their huge range of riding essentials. They sell and repair top quality saddles, bridles and rugs. Their riding wear ranges comes in many sizes and the best-loved brands are represented, including Australia's legendary Akubra and Drizabone. Servicing the Canberra region since 1978, they have more than made a name for themselves as one of the foremost saddlery retailers.
CSE is for anyone intending to go camping, driving in a four-wheeler, skiing or hiking. There are two floors full of stock, including tents, camping gear and equipment, sleeping bags, travel equipment, backpacks, outdoor clothing, snow and water ski gear. Everything you need for your next adventure is under one roof. This is a well-established store having been around for 25 years. As well as all the equipment, CSE's staff is able to provide advice and answer any questions.
Both the budding artist and the skilled professional will find all of the art materials they need right here under one roof. Whether you intend to paint, sculpt, draw or sew, all the supplies are available at Eckersley's Art & Craft, with the best names and at good prices. There are also framing materials, art books and great art instruction videos to instruct even the most hesitant artist on how to complete breathtaking water colors or sculpt their own likeness from clay.