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The City of Frankston is located south east of Melbourne beside Port Phillip Bay and covers 10 suburbs including Carrum Downs, Seaford and Langwarrin. The western boundary of Frankston is formed by about 10 km of pristine coastline.

Beyond the great beaches, Frankston residents enjoy the Indoor Peninsular Regional Aquatic Centre, markets and shopping, and the annual Sand Sculpting exhibition on the Frankston Waterfront.

Find out more at the Frankston City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Seaford
  • Carrum
  • Frankston
  • Langwarrin
  • Skye
Key industries:
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale trade

Frankston at a glance

40-58km
South of Melbourne’s city centre
40-55mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
50-90mins
Travel time from the city by train
$560,000
Median house cost (July 2017)
$395,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
24
Primary schools
12
High schools
1
University campuses
$360
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$297
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 5.6%
England
Flag of NZ 2.3%
New Zealand
Flag of India 1.3%
India
Flag of England 1.0%
Scotland
Flag of Philippines 0.8%
The Philippines

Top five languages other than English

0.9%
Greek
0.8%
Mandarin
0.6%
Italian
0.5%
Malayalam
0.5%
Spanish
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.