Benefits of Retiring in Melbourne’s Northern Suburbs

Retiring in Melbourne’s northern suburbs is a dream come true. You’ll be able to spend your golden years surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, while still being close enough to the city that you can easily visit friends and family.

Centennial Living offers a stunning selection of villas and apartments in our Bundoora and Reservoir retirement villages, ready for you to call home. Find out more below, and discover the benefits of retiring in Melbourne’s northern suburbs.


Stay close to family and friends in Melbourne’s northern suburbs

One of the most important aspects of retiring is staying connected to family and friends. For many, choosing the right retirement village involves being close to a suburb you’re familiar with, but also within easy access of loved ones. Whether you’ve lived in Melbourne’s northern suburbs for a while, or you’re looking for a change of scenery, you’ll enjoy the convenience of amenities and activities in the surrounding areas, as well as an abundance of public transport options and roads to take you wherever you need to go in Melbourne.


Activities and experiences at your doorstep

When you retire in Melbourne’s northern suburbs, you’ll be close to everything else that makes Melbourne special: shopping malls packed with stores where everything is just a few minutes away; cafes where you can enjoy delicious coffee and great conversation; parks where you can walk your dog or enjoy a picnic; restaurants that offer something for everyone’s taste buds; and so much more!

One thing is for sure: no matter what kind of lifestyle you are looking for, Centennial Living’s retirement villages in Melbourne’s northern suburbs have something to accommodate everyone.


Bundoora Retirement Village

Tucked away in a leafy area surrounded by the Plenty Gorge Parklands is our Bundoora Retirement Village. Featuring a range of spacious villas to fit all budgets and lifestyles, retiring in Bundoora is the breath of fresh air you need. You’ll be within close proximity to public transport and major roads to connect you to Melbourne, as well as an array of shopping centres for when you feel like treating yourself. If you feel like exploring, you’ll be just a stone’s throw away from Mill Park, Greensborough and Macleod.

All of the Centennial Living retirement villages feature resort style amenities, and our Bundoora retirement village is no exception. You’ll be spoiled for choice with a dance floor, bowling green, swimming pool and billiards room, amongst other great activities. But that’s not all on offer – venture further afield and you’ll find an excellent selection of cafes and restaurants for catching up with family and friends, as well as plenty of parks for walking and biking.

Learn more about Bundoora Retirement Village.


Latrobe Retirement Village

Latrobe Retirement Village is an idyllic place to spend your retirement. Located just a 10 minute drive north from Preston, this community offers the best of both worlds: a peaceful, safe environment where you can relax in a one or two bedroom villa or serviced apartment, and easy access to all the amenities in the nearby suburbs of Reservoir and Fawkner.

No matter where your interests lay, there’s something for everyone at Latrobe Retirement Village, including an arts and crafts room, hobby garden and workshop and a library. Shop till you drop with easy access to Summerhill Shopping Centre and Northland Shopping Centre, or spend your weekends enjoying quality family time at Latrobe Golf Park or cycling along the Darebin Creek Trail.

Learn more about Latrobe Retirement Village.


Retire in Melbourne’s northern suburbs with Centennial Living

When you choose a Centennial Living retirement villages in Melbourne’s northern suburbs, you’ll experience all the benefits of a safe, welcoming community, while being close to everything you need. If you’re looking to retire elsewhere in Melbourne, explore our Burnside Retirement Village, Cameron Close Village, Keilor Village, Long Island Village or Taylors Hill Village to find a location that meets all your needs. To find out more about Centennial Living villages or for further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact our team today.