Whitehorse City Council

Box Hill (Central Activities District)

Box HillFeatures

  • Approximately 350 shops
  • Supports approximately 16,000 jobs, 32,000 students, 4000 residents, 100 community service providers and two major hospitals
  • Asian food capital of Melbourne’s east with plenty of local restaurants specialising in Chinese, Vietnamese, Malaysian and Korean cuisine
  • Includes supermarkets; fresh food; fashion; health and fitness; telecommunication stores; electronics; gift and homeware stores; Australia Post; newsagency; supermarkets and department stores; Asian grocers; banks and other financial institutions; cafes and restaurants; property and other professional services and specialty stores.
  • Centro Box Hill shopping complex


Education: Box Hill Institute of TAFE and Our Lady of Sion College.
Health: Box Hill Hospital and Epworth Eastern Hospital.
Recreation: Box Hill Gardens, Box Hill RSL Club, St Francis Xavier Tennis Court, Victoria/Glenmore Chain, Surrey Park, Box Hill Community Arts Centre as well as video gaming and pool hall establishments.
Community: Box Hill Town Hall, Box Hill Library and the Box Hill Community House.


The main business hub is located at the intersection of Station Street and Whitehorse Road, as well as Carrington Road.

Box Hill Central
17-21 Market St, Box Hill

Public Transport

Train: Belgrave/Lilydale line will stop at Box Hill train station.
Bus: Route 279 (Box Hill–Doncaster/Templestowe), Route 735 (Box Hill–Nunawading)
Tram: Route 42 (Box Hill – Victoria Harbour Docklands), Route 109 (Box Hill – Port Melbourne)

View PTV's timetables and information.


On-street parking: along Whitehorse Road and Station Street with time restrictions and ticket parking areas.

Off-street parking: Public car space available for Centro Box Hill customers with time restrictions and ticket parking areas. Bank Street offers time restricted parking areas and Watts Street offers a ticketed multi-level parking area.