Moorabbin is a suburb located in Melbourne, Victoria approximately 15km in the southeast of the Central Business District of Melbourne. The City of Kingston is the local government area of the suburb. The population of Moorabbin was estimated to be at 5283 in the census of 2011.The vast eastern side of the suburb has been an industrial area since the 1960s when it was first developed. The Coca-Cola Company and Philip Morris are some of the major industries in the area.
'Moorabbin’ is believed to have originated from the word 'moorooboon’, which means 'resting place’. The original word is derived from an Aboriginal variation. The first post-office in the area opened on 1st September 1857. The place was later renamed Brighton South at around 1986, and finally Moorabbin in 1909.In I960, the Moorabbin East post office was launched near Chesterville Road.The local government seat moved to Cheltenham from Moorabbin when Moorabbin was integrated into the bigger City of Kingston.
The houses in Moorabbin include 3-bedroom cream brick or red detached units that were built between the 1950s and 1970s. Recently, townhouses and villa units have been constructed. The area also boasts educational institutions. The Holmesglen Institute of TAFE is located in Moorabbin, which was formerly owned by Chisholm Institute. It stands on the site where Moorabbin Technical College was located. Southmoor Primary, Moorabbin Primary and St. Catherines Primary are some of the primary schools located in Moorabbin. In 1984, Moorabbin High was closed, and the site is currently part of the Bayside Special Development School. The former Moorabbin High School site is also used by Gould League, which seeks to educate the public on the essence of environmental sustainability.
Health is critical for the small population of Moorabbin. There is, therefore, a number of health facilities aimed at providing an answer to the demand for better health care by the residents of the area. Dental health is one of the key needs of the people in the area, and Springvale Dental Clinic aims at addressing those needs effectively through the provision of quality dental health care via a specialized team of professional experts. Springvale ensures that patients’ needs from consultations to tooth removal are addressed accordingly, thus making sure that dental health is maintained for the people living in Moorabbin. If you need the services of a dentist in Moorabbin, there is simply no other place to go apart from Springvale Dental. Reach out at any time for exemplary services.
All staff members of Springvale Dental Clinic are licensed professionals. Our staff consists of licensed general dentists.