Suburb Profile

South Morang

Get a healthy dose of modern living in semi-rural South Morang

South Morang is a peaceful and picturesque suburb located just 23 kilometres away from Melbourne’s Central Business District (CBD).  The suburb was formerly known as Morang South but changed its name to South Morang thereafter.  Just a decade ago, it was a mere country area on the outskirts of Melbourne, but it has grown into a modern suburban complex in recent years.  South Morang belongs to the local government of the City of Whittlesea and has a population of 20,873 as per the 2011 Census.


Living in South Morang

South Morang is a developed community with a myriad of establishments and activities.  It is a thriving real estate hub with a gamut of houses for sale, land for sale and property rentals. 

This area is perfect for raising a family. There is a wealth of open space and a growing list of schools within the area.  As of today, there are two primary schools (including one with special needs facilities), two secondary schools, and three childcare centres.

There are various facilities for recreation.  Sports enthusiasts can visit nearby tennis courts, the football oval (which houses the South Morang Football Club), and the soccer oval.  The area also hosts several playgrounds, parks, and walking tracks.  Many of the tracks provide a spectacular view of the suburb’s surroundings, with some also overlooking the city and the nearby lakes.  South Morang is also home to the historical Farm Vigano and Le Page Homestead, which is located within Plenty Gorge Park.

Families looking for a house for sale in South Morang or for singles/couples looking for property for rent in South Morang can enjoy its peaceful and quiet surroundings and miles of breathtaking scenery.

South Morang’s combination of accessibility and space find a wonderful balance of living in both the city and countryside.  Although it is a peaceful and quiet community, there are more than enough establishments and facilities within the area.

It’s fairly easy to get connected to a real estate agent in South Morang if you’re looking to buy land, find a rental property, or buy a house.  There is always a steady market for property and land for sale in South Morang.  Land within the area enjoys steady development and is expected to grow in value over the coming years.

Although South Morang is best navigated by car, there are several modes of public transport that provide regular trips to the city and nearby districts. The South Morang Railway station connects the area to Melbourne, and there are also two bus routes that lead to Bundoora and Epping.




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