YARRAVILLE – is a medium sized suburb of around 5.6 square kilometres and is located approximately 8 kilometres west of Melbourne CBD, just off the West Gate Bridge.
Yarraville is well known for the Sun Theatre, a boutique cinema comprising of eight screens which has been operational since 1938 with the neon sign becoming quite the icon of Yarraville.
A large and luscious park called the C.J. Cruickshank Park is found in Yarraville, it is a very popular community park featuring a dinosaur playground, tennis and basketball courts, BMX track and the dogs are allowed to roam around off their leashes, most of the time. The best part is right through the middle is the Stony Creek Trail with walking trails, doggy swimming holes, bridges with plenty of opportunities to stop for a picnic.
With the aforementioned attractions and the ever booming popularity of Yarraville, it is any wonder the next generation are on a purchasing frenzy!