Ferny Creek, 3786 Suburb Profile

About Ferny Creek

Ferny Creek is a suburb in Victoria, 33km South-East of Melbourne CBD. It is home to 1518 residents, who tend to be 56-65 year old professionals, with a bachelor in the field of Education. They are home owners with kids, 2 cars and prefer driving as their primary transport method. There are 550 properties in Ferny Creek, with 5 Bed house a typical type of dwelling in the area.

Lifestyle At a Glance

  • Transport: Subpar
  • Cafes: Subpar
  • Parks: Average
  • Beaches: Subpar
  • Schools: Subpar
  • Retail: Subpar
  • Safety: 98

Public Transport

Below average for public transport: Serviced by Upwey station 3KM+ away & Upper Ferntree Gully station 3KM+ away (both Belgrave line). Around 95 to 115 minutes to City Centre.

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 1 out of 5 for public transport.

Cafes & Restaurants

Poor for cafes/restaurants although there are more than a few on Mt Dandenong Tourist Road (Sassafras), a few on Hilton Road & more than a few on Burwood Highway (Upper Ferntree Gully).

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 1 out of 5 for cafes and restaurants.

Parks

OK for parks, notable parks: Ferntree Gully Area, Dandenong Ranges National Park & Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve.

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 2 out of 5 for parks.

Beaches

Poor for beaches, nearest notable beach more than 15KM away.

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 1 out of 5 for beaches.

Schools

Below average for public education; Ferny Creek Primary School (average performing), Upwey High School (low performing).

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 1 out of 5 for public schools.

Retail

Below average for retail with access to Westfield Knox, Boronia Junction & Eastland Shopping Centre.

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 1 out of 5 for retail.

Safety

Is Ferny Creek a safe suburb? Crime rate is well below VIC average, with stealing from a motor vehicle & serious assaults both significantly lower than state average.

Proppy scores Ferny Creek 98 out of 100 for safety.

Ferny Creek Sales History

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Some quarters may not show any data if there were too few sales for a meaningful trend.

Some quarters may not show any data if there were too few sales for a meaningful trend.

Location and FAQs

Where is Ferny Creek?

Ferny Creek is a suburb in Victoria, 33km South-East of Melbourne CBD.

What is Ferny Creek's postcode?

The postcode in Ferny Creek is 3786.

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