Have you ventured out to the 'burbs lately? Mega-malls are surprisingly fun these days

North: Northland

For the love of shopping!" is the motto of this East Preston retail zone. Preston.

South: Chadstone

Leave your snobbery in the car park - the glitzy old girl of the south-east has more to offer discerning types than you might think. Chadstone.

East: Westfield Doncaster

Since opening in 1969 Westfield Doncaster has amassed a whopping 400 stores. Doncaster.

West: Highpoint

You know you’re in for a big day of trekking around when the electronic map says you have to walk hundreds of metres to get to your desired shop. Maribyrnong.

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