Manningham is a great place to live – with an exciting blend of both city and country. From pristine bushlands, parks and waterways to thriving activity centres, restaurants, and cafes, Manningham comprises a range of housing from modern inner city townhouse developments, to suburban brick housing with larger blocks and countryside rural allotments and farms. One of the highest percentages of open space of any municipality in the metropolitan area, Manningham’s natural environment and abundance of open space are its key assets, with over 300 parks plus walking tracks, bike trails, horse riding tracks and canoeing opportunities along the Yarra. Catering for all ages, Manningham provides a range of services including libraries, sportsgrounds, arts programs, festivals, youth services and commercial centres. A true sense of “community life”, Manningham includes shopping, schools, education and lifelong learning programs, medical and healthcare providers and a range of recreational opportunities.
Pic: Ruffey Lake Park