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This industrial zone has turned cool.
Studio / 1 BR
46% Complete
2 Bedrooms
56% Complete
3 Bedrooms
97% Complete
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete

Good For
  • Couples without kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles


What's around
  • 60 Restaurants
  • 3 Grocery stores/markets
  • 1 Banks
  • 10 Nightlife options
  • 9 Fitness options
  • 72 Shops




West Melbourne has a high violent crime rate and a high property crime rate for Melbourne.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN West Melbourne LIKE?

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Today this formerly industrial area is filled with converted warehouses and Victorian single and double story terraces that cost a cool million to buy. Renters can also expect to pay above average rates.

This neighborhood is also known for its thriving wholesale fruit, vegetable and fish markets and is dotted with small pockets of commercial properties,

West Melbourne is bordered on the north by Kensington and North Melbourne, on the east by the Melbourne CBD, on the south by the Yarra River, and on the west by the Maribyrnong River.

West Melbourne Australia Neighborhood Photo


Local Flavor   West Melbourne LOCAL schools

Haileybury College - City Campus
School Performance:
Haileybury Girls College - City Campus
School Performance:
7-12 YEARS
Simonds Catholic College
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Photo Credits: Thanks to @Sam Kagan, @GURNER_TM, @starrie3e, @Footscray Milking Station, @Proud Mary Coffee, @greenbeanstuff, @Lek Eiamchinda, @parked_in_, @Hello José, @republicofsunshine, @taniascarlettruss, @am_dessert_steak, @Mark Grant, @PAUL DOWSLEY, @Creative Spaces, @Tom Stevens, @dazzjohnson_66 for your great photos of this neighborhood! 


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