The City of Moonee Valley (map) covers 43 square kilometres and encompasses the suburbs of Flemington, Travancore, Ascot Vale, Moonee Ponds, Aberfeldie, Niddrie, Essendon West, Essendon, Essendon North, Avondale Heights, Keilor East, Strathmore, Strathmore Heights, Airport West and Essendon Fields. Located between 4 and 13 kilometres north-west of Melbourne’s CBD, Moonee Valley is a diverse, primarily established residential municipality. Moonee Valley offers a vibrant and exciting city life, including an eclectic mix of retail strips, excellent shopping and restaurants, parks and reserves, combined with offices, some industrial areas and Essendon Airport. The municipality is ideally situated being well serviced by both road linkages including the Tullamarine and Calder freeways, and public transport including the number 57, 59 and 82 trams and the Craigieburn train line. Moonee Valley is home to over 120,000 residents or 45,000 households. The community is culturally and linguistically diverse, with more than a quarter of the population born overseas. The city provides valuable diversity in all forms including cultural, ethnic, historical and business mix. Moonee Valley is an attractive destination to do business, with around 10,000 businesses being located in the municipality. Moonee Valley is the ideal place for a fulfilling, comfortable and balanced work and home life.
This website contains economic and demographic information for the Moonee Valley. For more information, please contact the City of Moonee Valley.