Suburb Profile


Enjoy the Rustic Luxury of Yarrambat, Victoria

Yarrambat, taken from the Aboriginal word meaning “high hills” or “pleasant views”, is a luxurious suburb located just an hour away from the city.  Having begun initially as a gold mining district in the late 19th century, it has since been converted into a farming and residential community.


Living in Yarrambat

Real estate in Yarrambat contains a mixture of some of Melbourne’s most luxurious semi-rural homes.  Prospective buyers looking at property for sale in Yarrambat, may find a large range of prices depending on the size and quality of the property.  Although the area is predominantly residential, Nillumbik Council has recently approved the development of a township plan.  This means that while the township already contains a number of valuable amenities, these amenities will increase further in response to significant population growth.

There are plenty of activities to do down in Yarrambat.  For the foodies and brunch-lovers looking for a delicious bite, the area is home to a bevy of picturesque local cafés, including Tancks Corner Café, Nursery Café, and Rivers Café & Providore.  Many of the cafés are family-friendly and have activities for children such as duck-feeding and sightseeing.

For the more adventurous folks, there are a variety of recreational activities including archery, hiking, and wine tasting.  With Yarrambat Park Golf Course and the Diamond Valley Little Athletics Centre also contained within the suburb, the town’s outdoorsy feel provides the perfect ambience for all things adventurous.

Getting around in Yarrambat, like some of its nearby localities, its best done by car.  That being said, there are a number of frequent bus services that help connect Yarrambat with the local community.

Residents of the area often find that Yarrambat provides a safe, family-oriented environment. Because it contains a lot of open space and is close to the city, families looking for a house for sale in Yarrambat or for singles/couples looking for property for rent in Yarrambat, get the best of both city life and country living.



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