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Moorabbin Activity Centre
About the profile areas

The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Moorabbin Activity Centre is 2,661, with a population density of 31.20 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

The Moorabbin Activity Centre is bounded by Tatong Road in the north, the Nepean Highway and the Frankston railway line in the east, Dane Road in the south, and Widdop Crescent Reserve, Apex Avenue, Lonsdale Avenue, Short Street, Wishart Street, Roydon Street, a line running between Roydon Street and South Road, and Dumaresq Street in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s, although population was minimal until the early 1900s. Growth took place during the interwar period, with more substantial development in the post-war years, aided by public housing construction. The population and dwelling stock were relatively stable during the 1990s, and then increased between 2001 and 2011 as new dwellings were added to the area.

Land use

The Moorabbin Activity Centre is an established residential and commercial area.

Major features

Major features of the area include the commercial area along the Nepean Highway and Berendale School.

Included areas

Part of the Moorabbin Activity Centre is located in the City of Glen Eira.