Ashburton Tourism

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Ashburton is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) southeast of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 census, Ashburton had a population of 7,586. Ashburton is renowned for its expansive parklands, bike trails, large leafy green blocks, range of excellent primary schools, proximity to private schools, access to recreational facilities, public transport and the vibrant High Street shopping strip.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Ashburton, Australia. When planning a trip to Ashburton, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Melbourne. Melbourne is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. Popular vacation packages of Ashburton are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ashburton*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ashburton

    Know the pollution level of Ashburton before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 23.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.53 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.71 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.54 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.21 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.54 (Very Low)
  • Ashburton: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ashburton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ashburton.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.09 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.07 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.62 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.72 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.32 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.03 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.34 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.63 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.7 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.47 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.38 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ashburton - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ashburton is 186.25 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.82 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.22 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.19 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.42 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.72 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Ashburton

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ashburton

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.65 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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