Diggers Rest VIC, 3427

Diggers Rest Real Estate: Suburb Profile

Considering a move to Diggers Rest, VIC 3427? It's wise to determine if it is suitable for you (and your family?). The Homes.com.au suburb profile informs you with unique data about Diggers Rest house prices, demographics & market trends so that we can allow you to make informed decisions about your next property move.

If you are considering packing up and moving to Diggers Rest, have a little read of our historical overview to find out more about the fantastic lifestyle and what the suburb has to offer.

Overview Diggers Rest is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, located 33 kilometres northwest of Melbourne’s Central Business District. According to the 2016 census, the population of the suburb was recorded as 2,763 people.

Living in Diggers Rest Diggers Rest is a peaceful suburb and offers a country feel. It is a great place to live as it has a general store, a primary school, and a CFA fire station. Also, there are three large recreation reserves and sporting groups. Sunbury Rock Festival is held between Sunbury and Diggers Rest on a 600-acre private farm along Jacksons Creek. The property is popular as ‘Duncan’s Farm’ and owned by farmer George Duncan. Other interesting spots in the suburb include the Holden Flora and Fauna Reserve, a Slovenian social club, Animal Land Children’s Farm and SPSK Jadran. There is also a Scout Group that consists of Cub Scouts and Scouts. The suburb is connected with a railway station and bus routes.

History of Diggers Rest The development in the area of Diggers Rest started with the establishment of the Post Office in 1860 and a stopping place on the road to the Bendigo goldfields. Further growth of the town started during the 1870s and 1880s with the commencement of a general store, mechanics institute, weigh-bridge, and a chaff mill. In 1854, the Diggers Rest Hotel was built and became a popular stopping place on the route to the goldfields. However, it was damaged by fire in 2012. Earlier, the area was famous for being the location of the first controlled powered flight of an aeroplane undertaken in Australia.

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Real Estate Diggers Rest, 3427 Statistics

37yrs

Diggers Rest
Median Age

Demographic data provided by ABS 2016

Diggers Rest Median Property Price

Total properties sold in the last 12 months
House$565,000
Apartments / Units$498,000

Properties in Diggers Rest VIC, 3427

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Agents in Diggers Rest VIC, 3427

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Sale By Home Owner

Sale by home owner

Triple One Group Pty Ltd
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Triple One Group Pty Ltd

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OBrien Real Estate Sydenham
Property Agent Alex Dacakis
OBrien Real Estate Sydenham

Alex Dacakis

Principal
Ray White Taylors Lakes
Property Agent George Skizas
Ray White Taylors Lakes

George Skizas

Sales Executive
No Agent Property
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No Agent Property

No Agent Property - VIC

Brad Teal Sunbury
Property Agent Matthew Makin
Brad Teal Sunbury

Matthew Makin

Sales Consultant & Licensed Estate Agent
Pennisi Real Estate
Property Agent Andrew Pennisi
Pennisi Real Estate

Andrew Pennisi

Kennedy & Hunt Real Estate
Property Agent Jason Kennedy
Kennedy & Hunt Real Estate

Jason Kennedy

Director
David Pino Real Estate
Property Agent David Pino
David Pino Real Estate

David Pino

N7 Real Estate
Property Agent David Zammit
N7 Real Estate

David Zammit

Senior Sales Manger

Agencies in Diggers Rest VIC, 3427

No Agent Property

No Agent Property

Brighton East

Suite 1a, 608 Hawthorn Road, Brighton East VIC
Reliance Real Estate Melton

Reliance Real Estate Melton

Melton

Shop R06 Woodgrove Shopping Centre, Melton VIC
Barry Plant Taylors Lakes

Barry Plant Taylors Lakes

Taylors Lakes

Shop 12A, Watergardens Town Centre 399 Melton Highway, Taylors Lakes VIC
Ray White Taylors Lakes

Ray White Taylors Lakes

Taylors Lakes

Shop 1, Shoppers Lane, Taylors Lakes VIC
Bloom Estate Agents

Bloom Estate Agents

Truganina

15/211 Leaks Road, Truganina VIC
Brad Teal Sunbury

Brad Teal Sunbury

Sunbury

54 Evans Street, Sunbury VIC
Sahara Real Estate

Sahara Real Estate

Truganina

Shop 14 211 Leakes Road, Truganina VIC
OBrien Real Estate Sydenham

OBrien Real Estate Sydenham

Sydenham

17B Overton Lea Boulevard, Sydenham VIC
YPA Sunbury

YPA Sunbury

Sunbury

55 Evans Street, Sunbury VIC
Reliance Sunbury

Reliance Sunbury

Sunbury

Shop 11, 114-126 Evans Street, Sunbury VIC

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What's the size of Diggers Rest? Diggers Rest is 67.75 square kilometres and has a population of 746.
What is the postal code for Diggers Rest, VIC? The postcode for Diggers Rest, VIC is **3427**
What pharmacies are there in Diggers Rest? Diggers Rest Pharmacy.
What are the most common nationalities? The five most common nationalities of residents are: English, Irish, Italian, Scottish, Maltese.
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