Vibrant and fashionable, Malvern East blends world-class shopping with suburban bliss. Leafy streets and beautifully maintained family abodes, parkland aplenty and a shopping destination that is revered nationwide. Add well-connected transport to the mix, and you will see why students and families alike are moving to Malvern East in droves.
Putting Malvern East on the map is Chadstone Shopping Centre – a sprawling complex that is revered for being one of Melbourne’s hottest fashion destinations. The centre is overflowing with local designers and big-name brands, and it’s also the local go-to for cafes, eateries, entertainment and the weekly grocery shop. Although the biggest drawcard, the shopping centre is not all that defines Malvern East.
A lush oasis, and heritage protected, Central Park and Hedgeley Dene Gardens are beautifully maintained and are a popular spot to kick back and relax. Malvern East has a sprinkling of parks and reserve, some with walking trails and others with playing fields. It’s also an AFL hotspot, so when the weekends roll around, the grounds a pulsing with budding footy players.
Getting to, from and around Malvern East is easy - boasting three railway stations (Darling, East Malvern, and Holmesglen), two tram lines, bus services and bike paths that connect to the greater Melbourne network of bike paths. This unbeatable connectivity has broad appeal, as does the convenience, selection of schools, sporting facilities and variety of homes – from spacious abodes to apartment complexes.