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The City of Greater Dandenong is located in Melbourne’s south east and is made up of 10 suburbs including Springvale, Dandenong and Noble Park.

Greater Dandenong is one of Melbourne’s most multicultural areas with residents from over 150 birthplaces. Around 60 per cent of residents were born overseas and nearly two thirds of residents speak languages other than English at home. 

Greater Dandenong is full of restaurants, shopping centres and activities that your family will enjoy.

Find out more at the City of Greater Dandenong website

Main Suburbs:
  • Springvale
  • Keysborough
  • Noble Park
  • Dandenong
  • Lyndhurst
Key industries:
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail

Greater Dandenong at a glance

32-36km
Southeast of Melbourne’s city centre
35-40mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
35-60mins
Travel time from the city by train
$591,000
Median house cost (July 2017)
$340,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
21
Primary schools
8
High schools
1
University campuses
$365
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$300
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 8.7%
Vietnam
Flag of India 8.2%
India
Flag of Cambodia 4.5%
Cambodia
Flag of Sri Lanka 4.2%
Sri Lanka
Flag of Afghanistan 3.2%
Afghanistan

Top five languages other than English

11.2%
Vietnamese
5.2%
Khmer
3.9%
Punjabi
3.6%
Mandarin
3.0%
Cantonese
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.