Just 8 km north from Melbourne’s CBD, Coburg is a highly culturally diverse suburb with strong property growth.
Sydney Road is noted as the main commercial precinct with excellent strip shopping, eating establishments, indoor market, several supermarkets and discount stores. Two train stations, buses and three tram lines service Coburg, and there are many bike lanes plus Upfield Bike Path and the Merri Creek Trail. Coburg has a hospital and a variety of educational facilities including state primary schools, religious schools, special developmental school, secondary colleges and two campuses of Kangan Institute. Coburg caters to all manner of sports.