Fairfield

A leafy suburb only 6 kilometres northeast of Melbourne's CBD and close to the Yarra River

Best Coffee Spots

  • Harvest Foodstore: A great cafe with a farm to plate ethos.  The coffee is great and you can get pre-prepared meals for a quick and healthy option to takeaway.
    Mr Wednesday: Beautiful hearty food and great coffee. Mr Wednesday also has online orders and quick pickup.

Boutique Shopping

  • Station Street: This bustling street is the mainstay of Fairfield Village, with everything from cafes and restaurants, to retail and general shopping.

Dining Delights

  • The GrandView Hotel: this local landmark has been operating as a pub for over 100 years. Its an impressive building on the corner of Heidelberg Road and Station Street.  The GrandView Hotel is a traditional pub, generous food and local entertainment.
  • Matsuya: for lovers of Japanese food. Matsuya is a go to for locals with generous serves and delicious food.

  • Fairfield Park Boathouse & Tea Gardens: Melbournians have been visiting Fairfield Park Boathouse & Tea Gardens for over 100 years. Either just enjoy afternoon tea (after boating on the river) or indulge in lunch overlooking the water

Parks and Recreation

  • Fairfield Park: A lovely park set along the river. There are walks along the river, BBQ facilities, playground and toilets. A tourist attraction for its boating and tearooms Fairfield Park Boathouse & Tea Gardens is always a reason to come. There is also an off leash dog park.

  • Yarra Bend Park: Yarra Bend Park is Melbourne's largest bushland park. Take a walk or a bike ride, settle in for a picnic or hire a canoe from another icon Studley Park Boathouse - its all about the river.

  • Yarra Bend Golf Course:  If golf is your thing then Yarra Bend Golf Course is right on Melbourne's doorstep and open to everyone.

Arts and Entertainment

  • Fairfield Amphitheatre: Park of the Fairfield Park area and a popular outdoor venue for live music, theatre performances, and community events.

  • Fairfield Library: A community hub offering a range of programs, workshops, and events for all ages. It’s a great place to relax, read, or participate in a creative activity.

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