Platypus Opens Its Doors

By Sarah McKenzie After conquering Australia, with 31 stores nationwide, Platypus sneaker store is set to open its doors on Queen Street this weekend. The streetwear retailer, which is home to a tonne of global sneaker brands; Vans, Converse, Nike, Adidas, Dr. Martens and more, will carry over 500 different styles, making it one of the biggest and greatest shoe stores Queen Street has ever seen. Solving your quest for the perfect shoe, Platypus will be stocking accessories by popular Swedish brand WeSC, launching footwear giant Timberland, plus offering a free in-house magazine ShoeShine. Head online to for the chance to win a $500 ‘Sneaker Spree’ on opening day for you and a friend.