Sitting side by side with diverse cuisines from Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East are offerings from a new-wave cafe and bar scene where hip venues are popping up alongside the traditional eateries Footscray is a foodie paradise.
Explore the many flavours that make up multicultural Melbourne on this exclusive food walk. We follow the trails of migration as we taste our way through the history of the communities as they arrived in Melbourne.
The area is traditionally known for its Greek heritage due to an influx of Greek immigrants in the mid-20th century, Oakleigh is renowned for its strong European influence now boasts a vibrant cultural and foodie scene.
This cultural food walk will take you through the shops where local vendors will share stories and knowledge about their spices, artefacts and meat cuts, and if you bring a shopping bag, you never know what goodies you find to take home.