About Us

Happy Valley is an exciting design/book/vinyl/art shop in Collingwood, Victoria open 7 days a week. Happy Valley has a large selection of eclectic gifts from Melbourne plus many treasures sourced from all over the world. Happy Valley stocks a wonderful range of art prints, a great selection of books, new vinyl records and cool designs. The shop features many objects, brands and prints you won't find anywhere else in Australia. It's the perfect place to discover something new and interesting.

Personally curated by owner Chris Crouch, who has previously owned Polyester Records (shop), Candle Records (label) and The Tramway Hotel (pub in North Fitzroy).

Happy Valley is a beautiful space to peruse our carefully selected book, gift and vinyl collections. Home to many wonderful and interesting books, you are bound to find a book to inspire you or that perfect present. At Happy Valley you are certain to find a great affordable gift, or just a little something for yourself. The year Happy Valley opened the shop won a Melbourne Design Award. New York's Condé Nast Traveller named the store as one of the "best shops around the world for last minute gifts".

Our online store is full of gifts featured at our Collingwood shop and we send Australia wide. Join our mailing list and/or instagram below to keep-up-to-date with all our latest news. We hope to see you on Smith Street soon!

Trading Hours 

Monday to Wednesday: 10am - 6pm


Thursday: 10am - 7pm


Friday: 10am - 9pm


Saturday: 10am - 6pm


Sunday: 11am - 5pm


How much are the shipping costs?

FREE postage on all orders over $150. $10 postage on orders under $150. When ordering online you can also choose to collect at our Collingwood shop, free of charge. Please note postage is calculated after your delivery details have been entered at the checkout.

What's your return policy?

We allow items to be returned for exchange if in perfect condition within 30 days of purchase with a receipt. We're allow items to be exchanged or store credit (gift voucher) to be issued. We don't do refunds.

Do you sell gift vouchers?

Yes we sell gift vouchers at our Collingwood shop and online. Our gift vouchers never expiry and can be made out to any value.

What payment methods are available when ordering through the website?
We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, AfterPay and PayPal. Please contact us by phone or email if you need any help or have questions with our online shop.

Would you be interested in stocking my products?

If you have something you may think is suitable please email your information including wholesale price list and we'll consider it. Please DON'T just drop into the shop, we do all submissions via email. At the moment there's a large waiting list.

Are you looking for staff?

At the moment we are not looking for new staff.

Do you do phone orders?
Yes give us a call on (03) 9077 8509, we ship everywhere in Australia.

I have a book/magazine/product I would like to launch at your shop?

We're always interested in hosting events here, please email us with your idea and we'll let you know if we can do it.

Contact details for press enquiries?

Please email Chris at info@happyvalleyshop.com