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The City of Port Phillip is located immediately south of Melbourne and hugs Port Phillip Bay.

Covering suburbs like Port Melbourne, South Melbourne and St Kilda, residents enjoy the bustling nightlife and dining scene in Port Phillip. Bay Street, Clarendon Street, Fitzroy Street, Acland Street – these are among Melbourne’s most fashionable streets filled with world class cafes and restaurants.

Find out more at the City of Port Phillip website

Main Suburbs:
  • Albert Park
  • Balaclava
  • Elwood
  • Port Melbourne
  • St Kilda
  • South Melbourne

Key industries:
  • Healthcare
  • Retail
  • Professional, scientific and technical services

Port Phillip at a glance

2-10km
South of Melbourne's city centre
6-20mins
Travel time from the city by car or bus
15-25mins
Travel time from the city by train
$1.6Million
Median house cost (July 2017)
$630,000
Median unit price (July 2017)
6
Primary schools
4
High schools
0
University campuses
$830
Median house rental per week (March 2017)
$490
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, see hospitals and health services 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 4.9%
England
Flag of NZ 3.0%
New Zealand
Flag of India 2.0%
India
Flag of China 1.8%
China
Flag of Ireland 1.2%
Ireland

Top five languages other than English

2.6%
Greek
2.2%
Mandarin
1.4%
Italian
1.3%
Russian
1.2%
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.