Rathdowne Village

A leafy and beautiful inner-city sanctuary to enjoy a coffee and browse gift stores.

Rathdowne Village is located in Carlton North, from Princes Street in the south to Pigdon Street in the north.

The picturesque shopping village is known for its beautiful treelined street, quaint cafes and neighbourhood feel.  

Significant landmarks in Rathdowne Village include Curtain Square and Carlton Library.   

Rathdowne Village is conveniently serviced by bus routes 250 and 251.   

Precinct map


Precinct data 

Each year, we visit ground floor businesses across our 12 retail precincts, to record vacancies and changes to business tenancies to monitor trends and assist with strategic planning. 

Click the image below to view the latest Rathdowne Village data, including vacancy rates, retail mix, turnover rate and night time economy figures.