Suburb Profile: Reservoir

Reservoir Train Station

Just 10KM away from CBD, Reservoir is a community of mixed ages and life stages. It is known for being the ideal place for professionals and families with kids alike. The beautiful period houses add up to the charm of this suburb.

 

High Schools

Reservoir High believes that diversity adds to the richness and quality of the students’ educational experience.

William Ruthven Secondary College is a single campus, co-educational secondary college, catering for Years 7 to 12.

 

Primary Schools

Holy Name Primary School was originally staffed by the Sisters of the Good Samaritan. Currently the school experiences the enrichment of more than 27 nationalities incorporating a multicultural flavour into our school community.

At Reservoir West Primary School every student is unique, capable of learning and able to become literate, numerate and curious.

The core values of respect, responsibility, acceptance and personal excellence make Reservoir Primary School a safe, happy place where everyone can learn and achieve success.

Faith is at the core of endeavour at St. Joseph the Worker. The school firmly believes that education is formed through life experiences, understanding and knowledge of scripture, Church teachings and traditions, discoveries about ourselves, others and the world.

Positive teacher-student relationships, personalised learning, parent engagement and creating a nurturing environment are the elements that draw every individual’s potential. These preparations are backed up by the school’s digital technology program that equip young people for leadership skills in the 21st century.

William Ruthvern Primary School continues to develop literate, numerate and curious learners who are empowered and ready for each stage of their learning.

A holistic approach to education is observed at Reservoir Views Primary School. This approach is practiced to improve the development of an individual.

 

Transport

  • Tram (86)
  • Regent Station
  • Reservoir Station
  • Ruthven Station
  • Bus (552, 553, 555, 556, 558, 561)

 

Restaurants

This restaurant is a young hospitality group that wants to bring wholesome and flavorsome food to the local neighbourhood.

Giving Reservoir a taste of the North Eastern part of Thailand, Phon Pi Sai serves only the freshest and most authentic dishes that are served on the Mekong River bordering Laos.

Off The Boat has been serving the best authentic Italian food for the past 7 years to our customers in the Reservoir area of Melbourne. We pride ourselves on creating the most authentic Italian experience we possibly can by ensuring our pasta's, pizza and Gelato are all homemade.

 

Cafes

This is a pleasant, small, light filled cafe in the back streets of Reservoir. It has a quiet and convenient location with indoor and outdoor seating.

Also known as the “ice cream cafe” that everyone loves, Gellibrand is known for being that spacious cafe that can house 80 guests.

Lady Bower is a cute and friendly cafe tucked away in Reservoir. It is known for being a pet and child-friendly cafe that serves the most delicious food and coffee that the area has to offer.

 

Shopping

Situated only 12km north of Melbourne, Summerhill Shopping Centre features Coles, ALDI, Kmart, Liquorland, Red Rooster, Australia Post and Bank of Melbourne.

Reservoir Village is an open-air neighbourhood shopping precinct boasting over 90 stores in the heart of Reservoir, Victoria.

 

Parks

This park has two playgrounds and a skate park. Additionally, a suite of outdoor exercise equipment is located around the circuit path.

J.E. Moore Park is located between two ovals. The main attractions of this park are the wave slide, ladders, fireman's pole, shop front, chain bridge, monkey bars, chain traverse, monkey rungs, scrambling wall and parallel bars. Both kids and accompanying adults will surely enjoy the area as this park has shaded seats.

The TW Andrews Reserve upgrade project is a celebration of Reservoir's diverse community. This public infrastructure project adds vibrancy through art and improves safety through activation of the reserve.

 

Beauty / Leisure

Reservoir Leisure Centre is one of Melbourne’s premier leisure facilities. Owned by the City of Darebin, it offers its members a modern and exciting Reservoir gym facility with the most advanced water treatment and Reservoir swimming facilities available.

What’s unique about Reservoir Health and Fitness is that their weekly memberships are contract-free. They are confident that their services will meet your criteria.

Reservoir Skin Fitness Centre has been in operation for over 30 years and is catering to a very loyal clientele. They are composed of beauty professionals dedicated to specialised treatments and services.

 

Pets

CT Barling Reserve is a huge reserve with two areas of ovals separated by a car park. Near the carpark is a pavilion with bins and cricket nets. The Darebin Trail runs beside Darebin Creek on the east side of the reserve.

Reservoir Veterinary Clinic is more than just a clinic. They pride themselves with employing professionals that offer education, advice and care to ensure your pet has the longest, happiest and healthiest life possible.

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