Home to the vibrant heart of Pakington Street, it’s no secret that Geelong West promises a truly enviable lifestyle.
Renowned for its unrivalled café culture, you’ll love that no matter where you’re located, a charming café is only a short stroll away. Not only does Pakington Street leave you spoilt for choice with cafés, but a wide selection of popular restaurants and boutiques are yours to enjoy whenever you please. Independent grocers provide an abundance of fresh and local produce, while big-brand supermarkets include Coles, Woolworths and Aldi.
The famous Pako Festa Parade runs right through this main street; an annual event where the community comes together to celebrate the region’s diverse cultures through delicious food and live performances. Once you’ve experienced Pako Festa once, it will instantly become a family tradition!
Ashby Primary School and St. Patrick’s School take great care of young families, while a variety of high schools and private colleges are within easy reach. Families will appreciate that both Sparrow Park and Kenworthy Reserve provide beautiful settings for fun-filled days with the little ones. The Shannon Avenue shopping precinct lines the western border of Geelong West, while the opposite direction favours superior access to the Geelong Train Station and Geelong CBD.
Well known for its Federation-era homes, there’s no doubt that Geelong West is rich in local history. And it’s this fusion of old-world charm with modern-day living that makes it one of Geelong’s most sought-after locations. So whether you’re dreaming of an endearing Edwardian or a contemporary townhouse, low-maintenance living or a large family abode, you’ll love what Geelong West has to offer.