Once a resort town, Mentone is now a wonderful blend of seaside and city living. Well served by public transport, including trains and buses, the area is within an easy commute of Melbourne CBD and many other areas of the city. When you get home you can relax on beautiful Mentone Beach.
There are several busy shopping strips within the suburb, along Como Parade West, Balcombe Road and Nepean Highway. It is also mere minutes to Southland shopping centre and all the retail therapy you could want.
Mentone has its own lifesaving club, lots of sporting clubs including cricket, football, tennis, hockey, lawn bowls and several swim schools.
The suburb is home to an array of well-regarded schools including St Bede’s College, Mentone Grammar School, Mentone Girls’ Grammar School and Kilbreda College to name but a few.
Mentone is 21 km from the CBD and sits within the City of Kingston council area. The Mentone postcode is 3194.
Rockwood favourites in Mentone
Mentone Beach, The Corner Store Mentone, Guzel Istanbul Restaurant, The Grazery, easy family living