Box Hill Tourism, Australia

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Box Hill is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) east of Melbourne's Central Business District. in the local government area of the City of Whitehorse. At the 2011 Census, Box Hill had a population of 9,672. Once a large independent city, Box Hill was absorbed into Melbourne as part of the eastward expansion of the metropolis in the late 1950s. As a result, it once had its own large historic Central Business District, its own municipality in the former City of Box Hill and its own suburbs. Box Hill is a major hub in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. Box Hill is notable for its significant population of people of Asian birth or descent, particularly Chinese. A large number of Asian restaurants and retailers in its shopping district contribute to the visibility of this aspect of the suburb's demographics. Box Hill is also a major transport hub for Melbourne’s eastern suburbs, with a substantial train station, the 109 tram line, and numerous bus lines servicing the suburb.


Box Hill in Australia awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Box Hill. Box Hill is located at a short trip away from Melbourne a major city in Australia. Take a short trip from Box Hill and set some time aside to explore the Melbourne. Dotted with places like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Box Hill, you'll have to take a flight to Melbourne; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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Facts and Stats for Box Hill*

  • Pollution Statistics in Box Hill

    Know the pollution level of Box Hill before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 23.53 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.81 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.41 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.9 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.04 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.37 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.02 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17 (Very Low)
  • Box Hill: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 42.11 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.08 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.9 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.79 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.97 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.54 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.93 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.59 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.24 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.15 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.54 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.6 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.65 (Moderate)
  • Living in Box Hill - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Box Hill is 185.82 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.47 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.28 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.68 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.93 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.54 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.07 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.42 (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 Box Hill

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Box Hill

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.17 USD

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

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