Kathmandu opened its new store on Level 2 of Grand Central on Thursday 15 August. Kathmandu’s General Manager, Marketing & Online, Paul Stern said the company was delighted to open its new store in Grand Central.

“Grand Central is in the heart of Toowoomba CBD and an ideal location for our existing loyal customer base. Kathmandu is a global brand with iconic status and the new store will allow us to better showcase our distinctive product, and meet customer demand.” The Toowoomba store team just won Kathmandu’s Queensland Region Store of the Year’for FY19 based on amazing service.

Kathmandu is the latest in a number of retailers to call Grand Central home in the past couple of months. Toymate opened on August 10 on Level 1 of Grand Central and is the biggest toy store in Toowoomba.  It stocks thousands of popular brands including Lego, Barbie, Play-Doh and Fisher Price. In July, Autograph, Rivers, Happytel, Cioccolato and Oscar Wylee also all joined the centre.

Autograph specialise in designing, fitting and styling the latest fashion for the curvy woman and are now open on Level 2 of Grand Central.  The iconic Australian footwear and apparel brand Rivers opened on Level 1 of the centre last month, and Phone Adore reopened as Happytel – stocking the latest phone and tablet accessories, as well as offering repairs. Cioccolato has joined Grand Central’s Food Court, with their passionate team bringing together years of chocolate history and expertise to provide the very best decadent delights, and Australian eyewear brand Oscar Wylee opened their new store on Level 2 of the centre, providing high-quality optical glasses.

Readers also enjoyed our socials from Toymate.