Selby Tourism

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Selby is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 37 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges. At the 2011 census, Selby had a population of 1,660. The town hosts the second station on the narrow-gauge railway to Gembrook (now the Puffing Billy Railway).


Explore popular vacation packages for Selby, Australia and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Selby is Melbourne. Melbourne is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. Also, to reach Selby, 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. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Selby.

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- Know before you go to Selby

Facts and Stats for Selby*

  • Pollution Statistics in Selby

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

    • Air Pollution 23.11 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.71 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.01 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.39 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.18 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.42 (Very Low)
  • Selby: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 41.43 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.3 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.88 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.69 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.55 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.93 (Low)
    • Attacks 41.56 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.3 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.23 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.98 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.08 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.72 (Moderate)
  • Living in Selby - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Selby is 183.16 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.22 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.48 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.42 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 83.48 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.27 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.41 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 121.94 (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 Selby

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.65 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.78 USD

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

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