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Croydon Twin / Village Twin Croydon

Venue Summary
Name Croydon Twin / Village Twin Croydon
Address 3 Hewish Road, Croydon, Victoria 3136
Operation Dates 1977-01-01 - 9999-12-31
Capacity 860
Suburban/Country Suburb
Purpose Cinema
Screens 4
Venue Comments

Four Cinema Complex- closed by Hoyts in April 2003- re-opened on April 25, 2004.

"The cinemas were closed in 2003 and then re-opened in 2004 as the Croydon Ritz Cinemas before then being purchased by Australian Cinemas late 2005". (Australian Cinemas Croydon)

Australasian Cinema (5 May 1978, p. 8.) reports "May 4th will see the 'demise' of our last Independent Circuit. Dendy Cinemas at Forest Hill and Twins at Knox City and Croydon, will from that date be under the Village Theatre banner..."

Australian Cinemas Croydon 2010, About Australian Cinemas Croyden, viewed 23 January 2010,

Cinema & Theatre Historical Society 1997, Cinema index : Melbourne cinemas, suburban cinemas, Victorian drive-ins. CATHS, Victoria.

Hurley, J 1996, 'Croydon cinema complex to be auctioned' Age November 11.

Venue Events
Event Date Name of Venue Address Latitude /
Capacity Suburban Purpose Screens
1977-01-01 Croydon Twin 3 Hewish Road
Victoria 3136
Suburb Cinema 2
1994-01-01 Croydon Cinemas

860 4
2004-04-25 Croydon Ritz Cinemas

2005-01-01 Australian Cinemas Croydon