Springvale 3171 is a bustling Victorian suburb located approximately 22km southeast of the state’s central business district. Travelling to and from the suburb and Melbourne city is easy—just a breezy 40-minute drive along the Monash Freeway.
Families in Springvale will enjoy plenty to see and do, with restaurants, coffee shops, libraries, sporting clubs, and more all in the local vicinity. The area is also home to the state’s largest memorial park.
Getting around the suburb is simple. Multiple bus stops and two train lines run through the area, providing quick access to the local shopping district, schools, and parks. Young families will enjoy participating in the area’s social clubs and visiting its lush gardens, tranquil creeks, and expansive lake.
A strong sporting presence runs through the area, including a local AFL team that competes in the Southern Football League. There’s also a fantastic motor racing track—until 2019, home to the Sandown 500—attracting thrill-seeking families each year.
There are eight primary schools and three secondary schools in Springvale. Families looking for Springvale childcare have multiple options—there are 118 centres within 6km of the suburban centre.
These early learning centres offer a broad range of services, including out of school hours care, long daycare, occasional care, and family daycare.