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The City of Kingston is located 20 km south of the centre of Melbourne and is home to some of Victoria’s most beautiful beaches, world class golf courses and stunning wetlands.

Over 15,000 businesses are spread across Kingston’s suburbs including Moorabbin, Mentone and Cheltenham. Locals love to shop at Southland Shopping Centre, the close proximity to the city, and the parks and playgrounds available throughout the area.

Find out more at the Kingston City Council website

Main Suburbs:
  • Oakleigh
  • Moorabin
  • Mentone
  • Moordialloc
  • Dingley
Key industries:
  • Healthcare 
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail

Kingston at a glance

17-35km
South of Melbourne’s city centre
22-50mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
35-50mins
Travel time from the city by train
$903,000
Median house cost (May 2017)
$515,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
33
Primary schools
6
High schools
0
University campuses
$475
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$370
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 4.0%
England
Flag of India 3.0%
India
Flag of China 1.5%
China
Flag of Greece 1.9%
Greece
Flag of NZ 1.6%
New Zealand

Top five languages other than English

4.5%
Greek
3.0%
Mandarin
1.5%
Italian
1.3%
Russian
1.1%
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.