Parkville Gardens

Parkville Gardens,



Project status

In Progress

A landmark partnership

A 151-unit housing development on the former site of the Athletes’ Village for the 2006 Commonwealth Games, due for completion in 2022.

Major parties involved

  • Developer: Frasers, Citta
  • Project partners: Victorian Governments Social Housing Growth fund and Development Victoria.


  • Architect: SJB
  • Builder: to be determined

HousingFirst in Parkville

HousingFirst is increasing its presence at Parkville Gardens with 151 new homes to be built alongside Melbourne’s greenest space.

 The $55 million Parkville Gardens project is being developed in partnership with Citta Property Group, Frasers Property Australia and Development Victoria.

 Available to people from the Victorian Housing Register, these well-located apartments will include environmentally sustainable design features, a dedicated HousingFirst services office and communal space for community development programs.

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New homes
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$55 million

Project value
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Slated completion date

Large green spaces

Parkville Gardens incorporates a diverse range of housing products and services including an aged care facility, childcare facilities, parklands, affordable and private homes.

The Parkville precinct also includes Melbourne’s largest green space Royal Park including wetlands and walking paths.

Construction is due to commence September 2021 with completion scheduled for November 2022.

HousingFirst received funding for this project through the Victorian Governments Social Housing Growth fund and Development Victoria.