ROSELANDS CENTRE opened, in late 1965, as the largest shopping complex in the Southern Hemisphere. It was one of -if not- the first malls in the world to feature a centralised Food Court and was also the first shopping precinct in Australia with an in-mall motion picture venue.
ROSELANDS CENTRE TENANTS 1969:
GRACE BROTHERS / KATIES FASHION STORE / COLES NEW WORLD SUPERMARKET / ANZ Bank / Bush's Hy-Grade Meats / Bell's Bargains / Bankstown Technical College / Buckinghams / Bettina Rose / Bagley's Shoes / Boy Scouts Association Shop / Cafe Rendezvous / Clark Rubber Store / Continental Corner / Commonwealth Bank of Australia / City Fashions / Chaters Shoes / Cedar Shoppe / Custom Credit Corporation / Clark, Kilin, Brick & Timber Centre / V. Coletta Men's Barber / Darrel Lea Chocolates / Diskin's Wool Shop / E.L Downers / Edels Record Bar / Edments / Gibb & Beeman / G-Mart Store / Greg Roberts / Health Barn / Hobby & Toyland / Ice Palace / Jones Roselands Bookshop / Jolly Giant Green Grocer / Jolly Jumbuck Lamb Market / June Millinery / Mrs. Katies / Jock Leafe Camera Store / Los Angeles Bag Store / La Coiffure Beauty Salon / Leilani's Hawaiian Boutique / Leilani's Hut / Lumber Shop / Mark Henderson / Milan Shoe Repair / Moore's Pharmacy / Mansours / Motor Transport Department / Medical & Dental Centre / Mick Simmons / Newspaper Agency / New South Wales Hospital Fund / Bob Pallard Electricals / Pet Shop / Persian Market Place / Post Office / Playtime Toys / Red Geranium / Roselands Greenhouse & Florist / Roselands Bag Store / Roselands Centre Pharmacy / Roselands Fashion Fabrics / Roselands Casuals / Roselands Centre Jewelers / Roselands Real Estate Agency / Roselands Centre Watch Kiosk / Roselands Theatre Beautiful / Spotless Dry Cleaning / Shendows Discount / Springfield Meat Market / Salters Fruit & Vegetables / Surf, Drive & Ski / Souvenir Kiosk / S.L. Smith TAB / Variety Nuts & Foods / Vivians / Miss Vicki / Viking Restaurant / Mr. Whippy / War Veterans Home Lottery / Westinghouse Laundromat / Whites Shoes / Wig Shop
4 CORNERS GOURMET:
Adams Cakes / Bake House / Bar-B-Q / Chuck Wagon / Dino's Desserts / Donut Spot / Igloo Delicatessen / London Roast / Pie Shop / Red Dragon Chinese / Salad Bowl / Soda Fountain / Whistling Oyster / Watsons Bakery
Esso Car Care Centre
A cut-away view of the west side of the multi-storey facility. The original centre was situated with 3 retail floors; i.e., Marketplace, Fashion Square and Gallery. The Grace Brothers anchor extended into a fourth floor (which was the third level of the store).
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