Things To Do

Maling Road

Maling Road is an historic, Edwardian-style shopping precinct just a 5 minute walk away from North Haven Apartment. Named as one of the top 5 shopping destinations in Melbourne, Maling Road was first established in the 1800s. Visitors can enjoy the heritage-listed architecture, beautiful wall murals and over 70 shops ranging from fashion, homewares, cafes and fresh food. Maling Road is a sought after location for local and international film crews. Nearby is the house used in The Sullivans TV series. For more information visit

City of Boroondara

North Haven Apartment is located in Boroondara – this is a city council region which lies just beyond the inner eastern reaches of the City of Melbourne has 222 extensive and varied gardens and park areas like Alexandra Gardens, Central Gardens, Canterbury Gardens, Maranoa Gardens, St James Park and Yarra Bank Reserve.

Boroondara City Council also has an extensive number of recreation, sporting and leisure facilities and an interesting calendar of events of literary, music and cultural programs not to be missed.

Location: 11 km east of Melbourne


  • Canterbury Gardens – established gardens of oaks, flower beds and a bandstand
  • Time for Tea – huge range of teas and tea paraphernalia
  • Traditional Children’s Market held annually by the traders of Maling Road

Check out…/Boroondara for all activities in Boroondara such as shopping, attractions, recreation, and what’s on.