Atherstone is a masterplan community located in Melton South, VIC.
Atherstone is all about making the most of life, with everything you need to escape or connect including 3 new sporting fields, groups, play areas and community centres. Two primary schools and a childcare centre are also proposed to meet the needs of the growing community.
The planned Atherstone Town Centre will make you feel like you are at the centre of everything, with easy access to every day needs. It is proposed that the area will provide for a range of new services and facilities including supermarkets, retail and specialty shops, civic buildings and commercial offices.
Atherstone includes a 100 hectare regional park, extensive hike and bike trails and over 8 hectares of waterways and wetlands for the community to enjoy. At the heart of the Atherstone community is a proposed full size oval, pavilion and car park. The Bridge Road Sports Precinct will be home to an athletics’ track, hockey pitches and tennis courts.
Atherstone will be more than a beautiful location; it will be a real community.
Melton South is located 38kms west of Melbourne’s CBD and is a short 10 minute drive from the award winning suburb of Caroline Springs.
Residents can easily access Melbourne by taking the M80/Western Ring Road and the Western Freeway if heading the Ballarat. Being the center point of these two locations also provides two employment hubs. Public transport options are also in place with the Melton South Train Station offering 20 minute direct services into Melbourne and 30 minutes services to Ballarat during peak times.
A number of future infrastructure projects will also continue to drive demand in the area with the addition of a second Melton train station (located within Atherstone) and Town Center. Melton is, and will continue to be an affordable and preforming option for home owners and investors alike.