Frequently Asked Questions

What's the easiest way to get to Rathdowne Fabrics from the city?
If you’re driving: Calculate your route here. Head all the way down Lygon St through Carlton passing the Melbourne General Cemetery on your left, cross over Brunswick Rd and keep going about 5 minutes. Once you get to Victoria St, turn left. We’re only a couple of doors down from the corner.

By tram: Plan your public transport itinerary here. Jump on the #1 or #8 up Lygon St heading away from the city.

Can I order a fabric sample?
Yes, absolutely. We are always happy to send out samples or swatches. Please drop in or contact our friendly shop staff for help.
Are you open on Sunday?

We’re not open on Sunday but during normal trading we are open Monday to Friday from 8am – 4:30pm and on Saturdays from 9am till 3pm.

Rathdowne Fabrics is operating at reduced hours for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please see the Opening Hours section below for the most up-to-date hours.


Is there off-street parking?
Yes, we have a number of car parks out the front of the shop that are off street. There is also 2 hour free parking on Victoria St.
Do you accept credit cards?
Yes, we accept both Mastercard and Visa in-store. We accept Paypal, Mastercard, Visa and American Express online via our secure payment gateway.


154-158 Victoria Street
Brunswick VIC 3056

Tel: 03 9388 5444