Is a large suburb, occupying 11.2 kilometres and linked to Melbourne’s CBD via the Monash Freeway. The suburb now has a population of over 19,000 people with the numbers rising with the development of real estate in the area. In 1886 the land was subdivided and by the 1920’s industries had opened and the township had established with market gardens and local manufacturing. The suburb today is mostly residential with local businesses and local schools. The suburb is nick named by locals as “Springy”.
As your Springvale real estate agents we have noticed many families buy into the area simply for the great schooling. Early learning is available in many Centre’s around Springvale, starting with day care, kindergarten, up to Primary and Secondary schooling. The facilities include Goodstart Early Learning Springvale, Springvale 1 & 2 World of Learning and plenty more to choose from. Parents are spoilt for choice with education, Primary Schools in the area are both public and private; St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary, Springvale Primary and Heather Hill Primary. When the children are then ready for Secondary, again there are many available in the area including Springvale Secondary College and Killester College (girls).
Transport, Shopping and Dining
Residents and visitors of Springvale have the benefit of the Springvale railway station as well as the Melbourne airport shuttle, which services are available from Springvale Station. Numerous bus routes are also available departing from the Springvale Station, including route 885 – Glen Waverley – Springvale via Wanda Street. Uber and Taxi services are also available as an alternative and quick method of transport. The dinning is a Kaleidoscope of flavour, people travel from the other side of the Melbourne just to dine at one of the many famous and well-priced local restaurants. As your Springvale real estate agents we are constantly enjoying the local restaurants and the Springvale market which is also the go to for fresh produce and great prices.
Parks and Recreation
As your Springvale real estate agents we recommend the multiple sporting grounds and public Centres in Springvale, whether you are interested in social, fitness or health, there is a facility to cater for all needs, including playgrounds, walking trails, BBQ areas and picnic grounds.
Warner Reserve and Spring Valley Reserve both provide off -leash parks for your dog.
The Springvale Library is also a public facility for locals and visitors, regularly holding educational, fun and interesting activities for the whole community.