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The City of Brimbank is the second largest municipality in metropolitan Melbourne, covering 25 new and established suburbs including Albion, Sunshine and Taylors Lakes.

Brimbank is a culturally diverse area with excellent schools, leisure centres and parks. Brimbank also has a vibrant arts scene with regular exhibitions and public art spaces. 

Find out more at the Brimbank City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Taylors Lakes
  • Deer Park
  • St Albans
  • Sunshine
  • Keilor
Key industries:
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail trade
  • Transport, postal and warehousing.

Brimbank at a glance

20 - 30km
West of Melbourne’s city centre
25-35mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
30 to 40mins
Travel time from the city by train
$588,000
Median house cost (July 2017)
$332,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
31
Primary schools
15
High schools
2
University campuses
$350
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$310
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 Vietnam 11.2%
Vietnam
Flag of India 4.8%
India
Flag of Philippines 3.0%
Philippines
Flag of Malta 2.3%
Malta
Flag of NZ 1.7%
New Zealand

Top five languages other than English

16.2%
Vietnamese
2.9%
Punjabi
2.7%
Greek
2.6%
Maltese
2.5%
Italian
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.