footscray love

There’s so much to love about Footscray.

The food, the river, the arts scene, the diverse cultures, the amazing sense of community. Here’s a few things to keep an eye out for:

Creative spaces and galleries

Footscray Community Arts Centre
Trocadero Arts Space
100 Story Building
Ruffian Gallery
Five Walls Project
Knight Street Art Space
Kindred Studios
The Art Room
The Work Room

Our favourite local bev and food places

Littlefoot Bar
Bar Josephine
The Night Heron
The Dancing Dog
Back Alley Sally’s

Konjo Cafe and Restaurant
Ras Dashen 
Addis Cafe and Roastery
Hen Vuong for pho
Pho Tam for beef pho and cafe sua da
Nhu Lan for barbecued pork or chicken rolls. Also pork puffs.

Things to do

Maribyrnong Council have a great Festival City program
Shop Footscray and check out the Footscray Traders
VU at MetroWest often have fantastic events open to all in the community

We’re always on the lookout for great things happening in the area…be sure to let us know if you’ve spotted something.