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North Melbourne 3051 Australia

Listing # 137789

Rates From AUD 525 Weekly
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Last Updated: Monday, March 16, 2020

North Melbourne City Gardens Apartment

THis is a comfortable, quiet and well equipped split-level apartment on the third and fourth (top) floors of North Melbourne’s unique City Gardens complex http://www.citygardens.org.au
It has private outdoor living, and underground parking, and its own secure entrance gate. There are 2 and a half flights of stairs above street level (no elevator). The gate opens onto a roomy, walled courtyard with outdoor furniture. There is a galley kitchen, and an open plan living / dining room, furnished with two sofas, a coffee table, a large chest of drawers, and a dining table and chairs.
The master bedroom has a queen-size bed, walk-in wardrobe, and its own vanity and shower. The second bedroom has a double bed with a single bed trundle, and its own wardrobe, vanity and shower over spa tub.
The bedrooms are on the level above the main living area, and are separated by a shared toilet and laundry room.
Generous supplies of bed linen, towels and homewares, furnishings, crockery, cutlery, cookware and appliances are provided (washer/ drier; refrigerator; microwave; toaster; kettle; electric oven; gas stove top; gas heater; reverse cycle air conditioner / heater).
On one side this apartment overlooks the garden of a childcare centre; typically you hear children at play Monday to Friday 8AM to 6PM and it is very quiet at other times.
Smoking is permitted in the outdoor courtyard the apartment only, but not indoors.
This apartment is in walking distance to hospitals and research institutes in Parkville, to RMIT, the University of Melbourne, and University and Princes High Schools. You can walk to supermarkets, cafes and restaurants, libraries, parks, fitness, sport and entertainment facilities, shopping precincts. Many central Melbourne attractions are also walkable – Queen Victoria Market, Lygon Street, Zoo, Docklands stadium, the city’s central business district. The apartment complex is directly on tram route 57 (Flinders Street Station to West Maribyrnong) and bus route 402 (East Melbourne to Footscray Station), and 10 minutes’ walk to the North Melbourne Railway Station.
The minimum stay is 6 months and we accept longer stays of 12 months or more.
The rent in 2020 is $525 per week, plus utilities (Internet, water, hot water, electricity and gas). Rental is managed by W.B. Simpson & Son http://wbsimpson.com.au/ You are invited to contact them directly to express interest.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
750 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Monday, January 4, 2021 onward
Minimum Stay
10 month(s)
Flexible With Dates

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City North Melbourne
Postal Code - State or Province 3051 VIC
Country Australia
Neighborhood Keywords North Melbourne
Closest University University of Melbourne
University nearby RMIT; Victoria University

Rental Price:

AUD 525 Weekly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Baby Furniture
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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I grew up in Vancouver, Canada; I have many family and friends in and around the region, and visit increasingly often. I have lived in Australia since 1980, working mainly in Melbourne and living mainly out of town, quietly, in the countryside.

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