Bright Water Commons May 16th, 2013
Situated in the heart of Randburg, The Brightwater Commons is an ideal family shopping destination with over 60 stores including restaurants and eateries, home-ware, fashion and gift stores. Unique about the centre is it's park-like setting which includes a large grassy commons area.
The commons, perfect for family entertainment, is situated in the heart of the centre adjacent to a large market place which sports an array varied of stalls. One of the highlights of the centre is its musical fountains, which operate from 7:30pm to 7:45pm on Mondays to Thursdays and at 7pm to 7:45pm, 8pm to 8:45pm and 9pm to 9:45pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays during the summer period (Sept- April). During the winter period (May - August) , the times will all be moved half an hour earlier.
The centre provides something for every family member. Whilst parents can enjoy the convenience of a Pick 'n Pay or relax at any one of the numerous restaurants, teens and children can visit the NuMetro Cinemas or Boogaloos Skatepark.
What was done in the last 5 years:
The expansion on the centre with the addition of a FLAG ship Virgin Active and a full line Woolworths store added and extra 5000m2 of retail to the centre.
Number of tenants
70 Major Tenants – Randburg Flea Market, Pick and Pay, Woolworths (Clothing and textiles), Virgin Active, Member base of Various National food outlets, i.e. Spur, Ocean Basket, Mimmo’s.
Name & area size: Promotion court – 900m2 Various Grass areas - from 9m2 – 2000m2
Various Areas in and around the mall - from 3m2 – 12m2
Centre Marketing Achievements:
2009: Gold Footprint Award (in the Integration Category)
2009: SACSC’s inaugural Spectrum Awards. The latter is used as a platform for honoring achievements in innovation, creativity, vision and excellence across all disciplines and all sectors within the retail industry and was held for the first time this year by the council. Only four Spectrum Awards are presented with the A-Z Philosophy/OrganiCarbon team scooping the sought after award for marketing excellence for the Brightwater Commons “Going Green Campaign” .
***Information Courtesy of www.brightwatercommons.co.za/about