Suburb Profile


Mount Eliza - Seachange Property


Mount Eliza is the perfect entry to the Mornington Peninsula, with a gorgeous green landscape hiding a picturesque village and an equally gorgeous sea view.    Driving along the bush-lined Nepean Hwy, you’ll see the sign to Mount Eliza. Hidden by lush greenery, you delve in to find a bustling village unveil itself, with excellent shopping, French restaurants and laid back cafes. Delve a little further and prestigious homes and sparkling sea views become apparent.   With its excellent schools, Mount Eliza is primarily home to many families who have kids hitting the books, while the relaxed pace and bay views are a major drawcard for older couples looking for an easier way of life.   Situated at the gateway to the Mornington Peninsula, Mount Eliza Way has luxury bayside charm in spades. Mount Eliza Way, the main shopping area, is a breezy enclave of good supermarkets, pretty gift stores and excellent restaurants like Bistro Maison or the hidden Japanese ge...


Mornington - Seachange Property


Dreaming of a sea change but don’t want to give up your cafe lifestyle? Mornington can meet you in the middle with its urban bayside charm.    Just an hour from the city, Mornington is a large, effervescent seaside village, brimming with that feel-good vibe that comes from amazing sea views, award-winning restaurants and a gentle, family-friendly way of life. Seachange Property believe Mornington’s got all the amenities you need without having to go shoulder-to-shoulder with the peak hour crowds. With its gentle pace and room to move, Mornington is perfect for families with kids edging towards independence. The leisurely lifestyle also makes it an attractive place for older people who don’t need to race off to work anymore.   A bright sea breeze sets the tone of the Mornington lifestyle, making it an incredibly popular destination for summer tourists, but day to day, the locals love it as they walk their dogs on the beach, peruse the ...


Mount Martha - Seachange Property


Coasting down the Mornington Peninsula is Mount Martha, a suburb with a mix of bushland boardwalks, beaches, cafes and coastal homes.    Mount Martha is a good-looking and varied little pocket of the Peninsula. Its small batch of shops has a warm, village feel, with cafes and gift stores, while the local landscape swings from houses on bush-lined streets inland down to bird-filled wetlands and colourful beach boxes by the sea.   Seachange Property believes Mount Martha’s cosy beachside location provides a lovely backdrop to this family-friendly area. You’ll find many loyal local families who have raised their kids in the area, as well as more mature couples enjoying a stress-free lifestyle filled with both beach walks and bush walks.   Mount Martha does get the summer tourists but its compact size means that it sees fewer than neighbouring towns, leaving it to get on with its laidback lifestyle of a refreshing swim in the morning or a bracing ...


Safety Beach - Seachange Property


The beach-front community of Safety Beach is nestled between Mount Martha and Dromana on Melbourne's beautiful Mornington Peninsula.   Safety Beach takes its name from the calm and shallow waters of Dromana Bay, which makes it an ideal spot for children. There is a small jetty on the coast, while the coastal road of Marina Drive separates housing and commercial areas from the foreshore and the beach. Safety Beach is a particularly scenic spot, with views to the peak of Mount Martha in the north and to Arthurs Seat in the south.   Safety Beach Sailing Club Formed in 1967. Safety Beach Sailing Club has hosted many State and National titles and SBSC sailors are recognized by the sailing community for their excellence in sailing with success at regattas and at State, National and International level. Currently under construction in Safety Beach is the Martha Cove Development. Up-market residential properties, commercial outlets and a 600 berth marina are being built around t...


Dromana - Seachange Property


A beautiful suburb on the Mornington Peninsula, Dromana is located just minutes past Mount Martha. Its beaches are a lot calmer than the back beaches because they face Port Phillip Bay, and as a result they are inundated with families in the summer months.   Along the coastal boulevard of Point Nepean Road you will find Dromana's main commercial centre, with Arthurs Seat and its surrounding bushland providing a scenic backdrop to the shops and cafes along this route.    Along this strip there are lively cafes and restaurants that are interspersed with shops and a supermarket and there is also the historic Dromana Hotel, which is regularly crowded with both locals and visitors.Dromana's foreshore reserve lines the coast and consists of grassy picnic areas, shelters, walking tracks and designated camping areas. The calm, sandy beaches provide safe swimming and boating opportunities for the whole family. Points of interest along the coast include the Dromana Pier an...


Red Hill - Seachange Property


Red Hill is very much a rural area, with the landscape consisting of scenic hills and native bushland.   Scattered throughout the area is a proliferation of vineyards, orchards and berry farms. Many of the vineyards are boutique wineries, offering visitors the opportunity to experience fine dining, wine tasting and the purchase of local produce of the region. Most of the wineries also feature attractive gardens, free for visitors to wander through or have a picnic within. One of the most scenic wineries is the Red Hill Estate, perched on the side of a hill, with the vines giving way to a stunning backdrop of the waters of Western Port.   The commercial centre of Red Hill is spread along four distinct spots on Arthurs Seat Road, Flinders Road and Shoreham Road, featuring a variety of eateries and services. Tucked away along roads and shady laneways around Red Hill, visitors will also find several galleries and cafes.   Red Hill is a major centre on the Mornington Pe...