George North Melbourne


George Apartments North Melbourne

North Melbourne

Parks and Recreation

GEORGE offers a healthy and active outdoor lifestyle, surrounded by some of Melbourne's finest parks, sports grounds and recreational facilities including:

  • Royal Park
  • Princess Park,
  • Carlton Gardens,
  • Flagstaff Gardens,
  • The North Melbourne Cricket Ground,
  • North Melbourne Pools and
  • Etihad Stadium.

Education

GEORGE is opposite North Melbourne Primary School and only a short distance from secondary and tertiary education services including University High, RMIT University; and the University of Melbourne*

*(academic rating No. 6 for Asia Pacific and in the world's top 50 universities)

Health Precinct

GEORGE lies within Melbourne's main health precinct which is the location of:

  • Royal Childrens Hospital
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Royal Womans Hospital and
  • the Medicine, Dentistry and Health Science Faculties of University of Melbourne

Errol St

As a resident of GEORGE, you are right in the heart of the eclectic and colourful inner city suburb of North Melbourne.

Take a casual stroll down Errol Street; a wonderful street scape of Victorian era architecture that provides a grand backdrop for the many cafes, restaurants, specialty stores and contemporary arts and social spaces that are located within these historic buildings.

Queen Victoria Market

On a Saturday morning venture further afield and immerse yourself in the truly cosmopolitan atmosphere of the Queen Victoria Market, best known for its friendly service, old world charm and a huge selection of fresh produce and delicatessen products.

Whilst there make sure you indulge yourself at the Dougnut Van; a market institution serving hand made, sugar-coated, hot jam filled donuts for over 50 years.

Arts and Culture

North Melbourne has a thriving arts and culture scene.

Arts House offers an exciting and diverse annual program of contemporary art that feature live performance, exhibitions, live art, installations and cultural events spread over two North Melbourne venues; the North Melbourne Town Hall; and the refurbished Meat Markets.

Transport

GEORGE has ready access to public transport. There are three tram routes at your front door, delivering you to the heart of Melbournes Central Business District in minutes.

Bus, train and major road networks services are also easily accessed and provide ready connections to wider Melbourne.

Melbourne Zoo

A place of awe and wonder, Melbourne's Zoo is Australia's first zoo.

Over summer you can embrace those warm evenings and delight in the sensory experience of music, starlight and the nocturnal sounds of exotic animals which all combine during the Zoo Twilights concert season. Each season features a selection of top Australian performers such as Tex Perkins, Tim Rogers, Kate Cebrano and The Bee Gees.

Melbourne Museum

Home to Phar Lap, a giant imax cinema screen and a living rainforest, Melbourne Museum is one of Melbourne's favourite cultural destinations. With a national and international focus, Melbourne Museum is a showcase of the natural and physical sciences, social history and cultures and offers rich and surprising insights into life in Victoria.

GEORGE is located in the heart of North Melbourne, one of Melbourne's oldest and most dynamic suburbs, and just 2 kilometers north west of the city.

With an eclectic and colourful identity this is a suburb sought out for its excellent lifestyle and community amenities, inner city character and proximity to the city.

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