City of Monash

Families flock to Monash for its superb schools and sporting facilities, thriving retail precincts, excellent transport and world-class medical facilities.

From the highly prized family homes of Glen Waverley, Oakleigh and Burwood, to the sprawling residences of Wheelers Hill, and the apartments and townhouses of Chadstone and Hughesdale, Monash caters to a wide variety of lifestyles. Home to Monash and Deakin universities, and with top-performing schools such as Glen Waverley and Wheelers Hill secondary colleges, Avila and Mazenod colleges, and Caulfield and Sacred Heart Girls grammars, Monash’s reputation for education excellence is assured. When it comes to retail, residents are spoiled for choice, with bustling Chadstone Shopping Centre, The Glen, and Clayton’s M-City complemented by thriving local shopping strips.

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A connected life


Monash boasts some of Melbourne’s leading medical facilities, such as Monash Medical Centre and Children’s Hospital, plus a wide variety of specialist medical, nursing and allied health services. More than 120 parks and reserves dot the municipality, with favourites such as Namatjira Park in Clayton, Jells Park Wheelers Hill, and Gardiners Creek Reserve offering a wealth of recreation options. A plethora of leisure centres, including Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre, Oakleigh Recreation Centre, Glen Waverley Golf Course, and Waverley Basketball Complex are another drawcard. Two train lines, an extensive bus network and easy access to the Monash Freeway and Eastlink keep Monash residents extremely well connected.

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City of Monash


Ashwood, Burwood, Chadstone, Clayton, Glen Waverely, Hughesdale, Huntingdale, Mount Waverley, Mulgrave, Notting Hill, Oakleigh, Oakleigh East, Oakleigh South, Pinewood, Syndal and Wheelers Hill 

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Monash in numbers

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*Data sourced from 2021 Census.
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Area attractions​


Chadstone – The Fashion Capital
Monash Gallery of Art
Monash University
Valley Reserve
Jells Park
Bushy Wetlands
Jock Marshall Reserve

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Suburb Insights

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A reliable snapshot of the property market in Monash