Best suburbs in Barwon

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Ranked 1st best suburb in Barwon

"A Brilliant, Family Friendly Suburb"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
Belmont is the perfect balance between Highton and Newtown, with a more affordable price. There is easy access to the Barwon River, Highton Village and the shopping strip on Highton Street. It’s an ea...
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Ranked 2nd best suburb in Barwon

"A great country community"

- Shani Stevens
Scarsdale has so much to offer and is so close to town. It has everything you need including a great primary school, super market, post office, hotel. All this within a short drive to Ballarat. A g...
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East Geelong

Ranked 3rd best suburb in Barwon

"Inner-City Living, Without the Inner-City Price Tag"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
East Geelong is the home of boutique shopping within the Geelong region. A hidden little gem, youll find the quirky stores resemble places youd expect to find in Daylesford. On the cusp of the CBD and...
-38.1551921884324 144.378050799934
Ranked 4th best suburb in Barwon

"The Perfect Balance of Geelong West and Newtown"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
With close proximity to the Geelong Ring Road, Manifold Heights is an easy drive to the Surf Coast or Melbourne. It’s also incredibly close to the café and shopping strip that is Pakington Street – in...
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Ranked 5th best suburb in Barwon

"An Exclusive Area, For a Reason"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
The River End of Pakington Street is jam-packed with trendy cafes that deliver incredible food, plus boutique shops for those fashion forward. You’ll never get a bad coffee in Newtown, and in the back...
-38.1526571056898 144.33367910422

Jan Juc

Ranked 6th best suburb in Barwon

"Tightly Held and Arguably the Best of the Surf Coast"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
Known as Torquay’s sister suburb – the quieter, manicured and tightly held. Jan Juc is an incredibly beautiful costal town, located at the beginning of the Great Ocean Road. It’s incredibly green, lus...
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Ranked 7th best suburb in Barwon

"Strong Suburb and Still Growing"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
Another stunning location taking advantage of Barwon River, valley views and a community feel. It’s a very popular location in the Geelong region consisting of prestigious schools – both primary and s...
-38.1676673739692 144.31480289215
Clifton Springs
Ranked 8th best suburb in Barwon

"Great Town for All Ages - "A Little Hidden Secret""

- JackieWebb
Hi, my name is Jackie and I have lived in Clifton Springs for 28 years, 2 of those years renting before I purchased my block of land. I have seen this town grow and grow and turn into something very...
-38.155934791979 144.564994567069

Ocean Grove

Ranked 9th best suburb in Barwon

"Not only for the rich"

- sanjav
Reading the reviews I think people who have visited my town of Ocean Grove must have been here during the two weeks of summer when it's super busy, and only walked around Dare or Orton streets or near...
-38.2661848568486 144.525279542144


Ranked 10th best suburb in Barwon

"Great suburb and affordable property"

- MarkPetterwood1
Level 1 MarkPetterwood reviewed Leopold, Victoria Dec 29, 2010 .5/5Excellent “Great for Family and Kids - Still affordable great properties” Leopold is known as the Gateway to the Bellarine Peninsul...
-38.2066102949272 144.428763233465

Geelong West

Ranked 11th best suburb in Barwon

"An All-Rounder"

- Sophie Kennedy-Rush
I’ve lived and worked around Geelong for 15 years and spent many of those years in Geelong West. It’s walking distance from everything you’ll ever need – café and shopping strip on Pako, supermarkets...
-38.1383842393268 144.345154076446
Indented Head
Ranked 12th best suburb in Barwon
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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay
Ranked 13th best suburb in Barwon

"Paradise for family with kids"

- di jiang
I've been living in the bay for 9 years. small and safe community. many shops in high street(main street). Always you can eat fresh seafood because fishermen sell fish or crabs or lobsters every Satur...
-38.7221095378132 143.63293241078

St Leonards

Ranked 14th best suburb in Barwon

"Beautiful, peaceful town to live"

- emmam42
I lived in the City for most of my life and decided to buy and live here since I work from him. There’s plenty to do in summer, beach and markets, nice wineries and restaurants and nice people. I muc...
-38.1981098371817 144.704952310347
Ranked 15th best suburb in Barwon

"Hamlyn Heights = "Home""

- Aisha Coe
I absolutely adore Hamlyn Heights as a area to live. Having been here for two years now. Tree lined streets which are always presented well and looked after, Everyone looks after their homes and front...
-38.1247153815919 144.327264245504


Ranked 16th best suburb in Barwon

"Wonderful peaceful family-friendly area, definitely up and c..."

- JimM4
Grovedale is a nice peaceful area, polite people, close to all amenities and family friendly. Very up and coming, and I can see the government is pouring a lot of money into the area, with the constru...
-38.1970556148925 144.330160603516


Ranked 17th best suburb in Barwon
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Ranked 18th best suburb in Barwon

"big city life "

- phildogggg
Grouse place to own a ford
-38.1161547318566 144.34021362631


Ranked 19th best suburb in Barwon

"Close to Geelong and Melbourne"

- berwickisok
A lot of good walks by lakes and rivers in the town, good local primary schools including a Catholic school. Your kids can easily get bus services to Geelongs private high schools, albeit Lara seconda...
-37.9685368592414 144.43355016514


Ranked 20th best suburb in Barwon

"Moved here 6 mths ago. Will never move again"

- lulucky
2 cafes, 2 pubs, great town spirit, wonderful primary school, great candle shop and lolly shop. Love this town.
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