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The City of Bayside is located south east of the centre of Melbourne and includes several suburbs near Port Phillip Bay such as Brighton, Beaumaris and Sandringham.

The nearby beaches and proximity to the city has attracted over 90,000 residents reside in Bayside with the average age being 42.

Bayside is full of activities and sights such as some of the best beaches in Melbourne, sports clubs and regular community events.

Find out more at the Bayside City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Brighton
  • Hampton
  • Beaumaris
  • Sandringham
  • Cheltenham
Key industries:
  • Professional, scientific and technical
  • Health care
  • Retail trade

Bayside at a glance

8 to 25km
Southeast of Melbourne’s city centre
20-45mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
20-40mins
Travel time from the city by train
$1.5Million
Median house cost (July 2017)
$702,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
12
Primary schools
3
High schools
0
University campuses
$690
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$457
Median unit rental per week (March 2017)

Education

Find an early childhood service or school at the Department of Education and Early Childhood development website or find out more about education and preschool.

Access the Victorian Skills Gateway to find local Vocational Education and Training (VET) providers. This includes public TAFE institutions, adult community education and private VET providers.

Health

To locate a hospital in this area, use the interactive maps provided on the Victorian Government’s Health.vic website.

Visit the Better Health Channel's health services directory for more health care information and services.

Where are most migrants from?

Flag of England 6.0%
United Kingdom
Flag of NZ 1.8%
New Zealand
Flag of China 1.8%
China
Flag of South Africa 1.2%
South Africa
Flag of the United States of America 0.9%
USA

Top five languages other than English

2.2%
Greek
2.1%
Mandarin
1.3%
Italian
1.3%
Russian
0.8%
German
Sources:

House and unit prices: Home Price Guide.
Rental prices: Department of Health and Human Services Rental Report 
Cultural groups: Census 2016, ABS

More information: To find a local real estate agent, visit the REIV agent directory.