The vibrant inner west suburb with a rich history of diversity, will become Melbourne’s sixth priority precinct because of its status as a key cultural, commercial and educational hub.

The announcement will ensure that Government investments provide more jobs, and strengthen the local Footscray community, which is great news for future Live City residents.

The latest recognition for Footscray follows the recent increase in its ranking to 6th place out 307 suburbs in the 2019 Domain Liveable Suburbs survey.

Just a few years ago in 2015, Footscray was ranked in 74th place by the study that looks at factors including walkability, public transport, education and café culture.An abundance of unique cafes, freshly brewed coffee and restaurants inspired by African and Vietnamese cuisines is just one of the reasons Footscray is now considered one of the world’s 13th coolest neighbourhood.

In fact, Live City will bring its own mix of cool coffee and dining destinations set amid a network of delightful heritage laneways.

To find out more about the exciting future ahead, visit us the Live City display suite at 124-188 Ballarat Road, Footscray, or enquire now to find out how you can become part of the Footscray community in 2020.