Lane Cove Business Round Up July 2016

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Welcome to our Lane Cove monthly round up of all things Business during July 2016. If it opened, closed, rebranded, refurbed or anything else, we’ve (hopefully) covered it here!

New Businesses

Greenwood Lane Cove

Founded and run by parents with their own young children, Greenwood Early Education Centres are designed to give children aged 0-6 the confidence to learn, grow and develop their strengths. Greenwood is located at the new Meriton Arise complex at 150 Epping Road, Lane Cove West.

greenwood lane cove

Cobden & Hayson

The newest Estate Agent on the block, Cobden & Hayson say “We know Lane Cove, its people and its properties inside out and we’re dedicated to being part of the area’s ongoing growth”.

 Cobden & Hayson

Blossoms Childcare & Early Learning Centre

Now open on Tambourine Bay Road, Blossoms Childcare & Early Learning Centre in Lane Cove specialises in providing quality care for children between six weeks to two years of age. They are open 7.30am – 6pm, Monday to Friday. 

blossoms childcare

Suzie’s Restaurant

Suzie’s serves “Modern European cuisine which is mostly French and Italian, also combining the best part of others such as Spanish, Japanese etc.


Cake Tin Hire

Why pay for an expensive cake tin you will use once and then have to store taking up cupboard space. Save money and space – hire a cake tin from a Riverview Local, and long term ITC follower.

cake tin hire

Bush Botanics

Bush Botanics is a new business, recently started by another Riverview local. Natural, cruelty free, skincare made from Australia’s finest ingredients.

bush botanics

Opening Soon

Artisan Brooklyn

This exciting sounding new cafe/restaurant/deli is due to open mid-August in Lane Cove Plaza.

Artisan Brooklyn

Vietnamese Noodle Bar

Another new business coming soon to the Plaza is a Vietnamese Pho & Noodle House.


Encasa Spanish Tapas

Another new restaurant hopefully opening soon is a Spanish Tapas place, possibly with a deli too. Fingers crossed for some tasty jamon!

encase spanish

Lane Cove Doctors Medical Centre

Opening at some stage in the old Shoe Superstore premises, is a Medical Centre, which will be open 7 days a week and bulk bill.

medical centre

New Ownership


Nick (who used to own/run Aristocrat Cafe) is back ITC. He has taken over Sircus Cafe with his business partner and chef Kevin. They launched with the first of many new and exciting changes…a brand new coffee…Di Lorenzo. New menu and renovations coming soon!



Lane Cove Country Club – now Lane Cove Golf Club

On 21 July 2016, the Lane Cove Country Club officially changed its name to the Lane Cove Golf Club.
If you would like to read about the club’s interesting history, click HERE.


LC Golf club logo

Bakers Delight

Bakers Delight closed for a couple of weeks during July for a complete refurbishment. The main change, from a customers point of view, is that they have removed the window pane from the front of the shop, which opens up an additional serving window, right on the plaza.

bakers delight

Pablo & Rusty’s is now The Junction

Towards the end of June, Pablo & Rusty’s became The Junction. A while back, the cafe was sold, but the new owners are reportedly still going to use P&R coffee going forward, with a similar menu.

Pablo and Rustys

the junction

Beauty in the Cove is now Flair for Beauty

Effective 1 August 2016, Beauty in the Cove (located upstairs in Central Arcade) has become Flair for Beauty. Same owners, staff and great service, new look and some new treatments coming soon.

flair for beauty

Closing or Closed

Hayworth Restaurant, at the Lane Cove Golf Club, has ceased trading from there, with proprietor Bern the Chef, wanting to focus on her other catering ventures.



A Proposal for the St Michael’s Parish to build an Early Learning Centre and a New Parish Centre

The Catholic school system, both systemic and private, has educated   our   children   from   kindergarten   to   HSC, but Archbishop Fisher is keen to expand that further by encouraging parishes to provide early learning centres.  Our parish has the capacity to build such a centre, along the lines of Mirrabrook Early Learning Centre run by St Ignatius College, Riverview.

For further information, come to a meeting in the parish hall on Friday, August 19, commencing at 7pm.

St Michael's parish

For Sale/For Lease

Buby Bling in the Lane Cove Arcade is for sale. Details HERE

Buby Bling

Fancy owning a successful restaurant in Lane Cove – L’Italiano Cucina e Pizza is on the market HERE.

litaliano-pizza lane cove

New Listings in our Lane Cove Business Directory this Month

The business information below is provided by our Business Directory members.

Greenwood Lane Cove

Greenwood is setting the standard in childcare – preparing your children for a lifetime of learning.

Run by a fully qualified team of Educators, Greenwood offer a proven Pre-Kinder program that will get your children ready for school.

What makes Greenwood different

Founded and run by parents with their own young children, Greenwood Early Education Centres are designed to give children aged 0-6 the confidence to learn, grow and develop their strengths.


Massage Envy

Massage Envy is an exciting new concept in massage and beauty treatments. Offering a membership based experience, where members have access to exclusive pricing and rewards. Our total body care philosophy makes sure that clients feel less stress, more energy and improved wellness.

Providing a different experience to your normal spa or beauty clinic, Massage Envy delivers exceptional massage and facial treatments, in contemporary studios, at exceptional prices, with health fund rebates available on select treatments. At Massage Envy our core belief in the health benefits of taking care of your body through regular massage and beauty treatments.

massage envy

Mowbray Eatery

Mowbray Eatery focuses on seasonal and fresh ingredients and is supported and supports the Lane Cove community!

The Stain Cafe family has very much enjoyed bringing farm-to-table breakfast and lunch to it’s Lane Cove community and Sydney-siders over the last few years and are proud to announce our re-identification as Mowbray Eatery.

mowbray eatery

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