Footscray is changing by the day. It is located on the city fringe, offering riverside lifestyle, city views, arts and cultural festivals and unique Asian and African dining experiences and easily accessible to Melbourne’s western growth corridor.
With a proud and rich history of accepting Melbourne’s wave of immigrants, Footscray now boasts a rich heritage and harmonious mix of people from 135 cultures. It’s renowned for the best and freshest Asian food and fresh produce markets. But there’s also a string of festivals and events, inexpensive shopping and riverside recreation still undiscovered. Located just 6km (10 minutes) from the city, Footscray provides a vibrant inner-city lifestyle next to developing Docklands and the gateway to West, one of the fastest growth corridors in Australia.
There’s a wealth of diverse and authentic experiences in Footscray. You can easily be transported to another country – Vietnam, India, China, Thailand, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Sudan and Italy all in one day! Now’s the time to invest in Footscray, offering value for money and attainable entry prices. The State and Local Governments are working together to revitalise central Footscray and expand the railway station, one of the busiest in Melbourne. Together with the private sector, more than $1.2 billion of housing, commercial and urban renewal development is now taking shape and rapidly changing the landscape and future of Footscray.
Footscray – just what you’ve been searching for.