One year on, and the number two Google result* for "Bay Street Port Melbourne" is still using the same laughably out of date photographs and business names. It spurred me on to create an up-to-date list of shops, cafes etc along the strip, and here is the current breakdown:
But wait, there's even more superfluous charts below the break...
These changes bring to very nearly half, the number of all shops on Bay Street providing Health & Beauty or Fashion & Jewellery services. Never let it be said that Port Melbourne is a vain town.
scientific analysis of eating establishments, there has also been a net increase of four cafes (though it feels like more), bringing them level-pegging with fast food joints: