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With location comes lifestyle and Stockland Vermont Retirement Village will keep you living a fulfilling life right into retirement. Do as the villagers do, and spend your days out and about enjoying nature, café bites or enjoying one another's company at the local pub.

From the nearby wetlands, shopping and amenities – live amongst everything you could possibly want at Stockland Vermont Retirement Village, nestled in Vermont South. We’ve even selected a few of our places for your to fill your days!

Vermont South Shopping Centre
Location: 495 Burwood Highway Vermont South
Phone: 03 9803 4096
Located just over a kilometre away is Vermont South Shopping Centre, how convenient! Vermont Shopping Centre is a small, locally owned business favoured by our residents for its personality and good service. Delightfully, the centre is currently undergoing a fancy facelift so you can pick up your groceries, fill your script, grab a coffee or some specialty food in style. So whether you’re picking up your weekly groceries at Coles, grabbing a coffee with friends at The Roasted Coffee Bean or enjoying the good food at Ramen & Dumpling House (with dumplings to die for!), it’s right within walking distance for you.

 

Bushy Park Wetlands
Location: 899 Highbury Road Glen Waverley
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Running along Dandenong Creek, nestled at the north eastern edge of Glen Waverley you’ll find Bushy Park Wetlands an easy 3.7km from our village.
Maintaining the rural heritage of grazing cattle, this park is perfect for walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers. Enjoy trails that pass Shepherds Bush, Napier Park, Drummies Bridge Reserve and the pony club. From Koomba Park, visitors can walk or cycle across the footbridge over the Dandenong Creek, then head south over Burwood Highway and take the marked trail to the wetlands. And for those birdwatchers amongst us, you can find up to 90 bird species recorded within the area, ranging from water birds to bushland and farmland birds! What bird are you yet to sight?

 

Burvale Hotel
Location: Cnr Springvale Road & Burwood Highway Nunawading
Phone: 03 9847 9900
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Known to many in the community as their ‘local’, you’ve got the Burvale Hotel only 2.9km down the road with an array of entertainment areas for you to frequent.
Enjoy a family outing to the bistro with kids' meals and seniors' specials to keep the whole family happy. Catching up with mates? Enjoy a yarn and a drink within the Brew Bar that offers a range of beers on tap as well as a selection of wine, spirits and bottled drinks. Don’t let it end there! Enjoy a game of pool, relax in the outdoor beer garden or check out the live entertainment. This is your pub now!

 

Javascript Cafe
Location: 1/645 Burwood Highway Vermont South
Phone: 03 8547 1200
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Café's offer so much more than coffee and a bite to eat, they’re a place to enjoy solo or with a group of friends. Your new go-to is Javascript Café, a new contemporary café restaurant a short 750m walk from the village. Javascript offers a modern twist on your old favourites, with extensive breakfast (and don’t worry, it’s all day breakfast if you prefer a sleep-in!) and lunch options ready to impress. Pop in for a bite to eat while you read a book, watch the world go by in a thriving atmosphere, host your book club here or just catch up with your new village friends. Everyone needs their go-to café, and Javascript is yours!

 

Bunnings Vermont South
Location: 606-634 Burwood Highway Vermont South
Phone: 03 8805 0800
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Did you know that we have a Men’s Shed at our village? The workshop is perfect for filling your days with new projects, honing-in on your skills or enjoying the company that comes with craftsmanship. Foster that creativity with supplies from your local Bunnings, conveniently located 600m down the road! Purchase your materials, paints and tools to get that project going. If building has never been your forte, don’t worry, Bunnings hosts regular DIY sessions to help you develop or fine tune the skills you need. Or, if gardening is more your speed, then you’ve got a wide range of herbs, vegetables and fruit seedlings at your fingertips.  Whether it’s building something from scratch or starting your own veggie patch, you’ve got the gear and the know-how at Bunnings.

 

Knox Shopping Centre
Location: 425 Burwood Highway Wantirna
Phone: 03 9814 5000
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How lucky are our residents, living right across the road from Westfield Knox Shopping Centre! More than just a shopping centre, Westfield Knox is a lifestyle destination with inclusive and welcoming spaces designed throughout the centre serving as a place to catch up with friends, family or get in some good people watching. So, whether you want to shop at one of their many retailers both big and small, pop down for a coffee with friends, catch up with family over lunch at Billy’s Kitchen or The Bavarian, take your grandchildren to the playground or catch the latest must-see movie, it’s all under the one roof. This lifestyle hub is about so much more than your daily errands, and it’s right there for you to enjoy however you like to fill your days!