Manuka shopping centre in Griffith offers some of Canberra’s most sophisticated shopping. Perusing through the several jewellers, gift shops and high-end boutiques is one the best things you can do to unwind. Make it a full experience by checking out our Manuka Eats article, where we explore the best places to eat in the area.
Exclusively stocking more than 100 Australian as well as international labels from Italy, France, the USA, New Zealand, Canada and Brazil, Momento can meet just about all of your fashion desires. Pop in for some travel, bridal/wedding or corporate styling – the team specialises in making women feel good and look great.
17 Bougainville Street, Griffith
Mon-Fri 9:30am-6pm, Sat 9:30am-5pm,
Things of Desire
Unique quality design and classic styling are behind the selection of women’s clothing at Things of Desire’s two shops in Manuka and Braddon. This autumn and winter, labels stocked from around the world include Beate Heymann, Livina Conti, PDR, Aldo Martins, AMS Pure and Maria Grazia.
Shop 6, Style Arcade Manuka, 14-16 Franklin Street, Griffith
Mon—Fri 10am-5:30pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12-4pm
For luxury suits and bespoke tailoring for men, visit Anthony Squires. The fine cloth and expert cut of their suits, shirts and overcoats accompanied by a piece of knitwear, a pocket square and cashmere scarf will evoke a long-standing tradition of quality and refined luxury as well as keep you warm.
Cnr Flinders Way and Bougainville Street, Griffith Mon—Thurs 9:30am-5:30pm, Fri 9:30am-6pm, Sat 9:30am-4pm
So they can craft award-winning jewellery of the highest quality, Briolette’s designers source their gemstones from the world’s best suppliers. Their seductive pieces are infused with knowledge and passion and – even though they are modern and glamorous in style – a touch of tradition.
Manuka Arcade, 7 Franklin Street, Griffith
Mon—Fri 9:30am-5:30pm, Sat 9:30am-4pm
At Escala, on the lawns of Manuka, the design is in the detail. Discover wearable, elegant and on-trend shoes and accessories from some of the worldâ€™s most exciting and in-demand designers, including Thierry Rabotin, Antonio Barbato, Megumi Ochi, Paul Green, Pikolinos and Hispanitas.
21 Bougainville Street, Griffith
Mon-Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm
Australian knitwear label, Cable Melbourne’s luxurious and high-quality wardrobe staples are matched by a commitment to design and sustainable manufacturing. The Manuka shop is the perfect go-to for elegant modern, timeless and durable ‘Woolmark’ quality pieces as well as shoes and accessories, all of which transcend fashion trends and seasons.
14/16 Franklin Street, Griffith
Mon + Sat 9:30am-5pm, Tues—Fri 9:30am-5:30pm, Sun 11am-4pm
Discover toys that inspire individuality and reward curiosity. Kidstuff likes to surprise so the staff at Manuka would love to see you raise your eyebrows when you enter the shop. Take the young people in your life by the hand and discover some of the unique and prestigious toy brands from around the world along with curious novelties and educational toys.
Shop 8-10 Manuka Arcade, 22-30 Franklin Street, Griffith
Mon—Sat 9am-5:30pm, Sun 9am-5pm
Dedicated to meeting the needs of its discerning clientele, Country House sources French antiques, lighting, soft furnishings and exclusive homewares from around the world. Products range from designer crystal and hollowware to tableware and soft furnishings and toiletries.
44-48 Franklin Street, Griffith
Mon—Fri 9:30am-5pm, Sat 9:30am-4pm, Sun 10am-3pm
Where to stay: Abode Narrabundah
Nestled within a prestigious and leafy green 1940s suburb in Canberra’s south, Abode Narrabundah is a stone’s throw from the fine-dining and shopping centres of Manuka, Griffith and Kingston. Book your stay with us below.