SAFEST SUBURBS IN
Despite being one of the world’s most liveable cities, Melbourne isn’t completely devoid of crime. Like any city, certain suburbs are considered safer than others.
According to data from Canstar, the safest suburb in Melbourne is The Patch. Located 39 kms East of the CBD in the Shire of Yarra, this area has a crime rate of only 1.03 per 100 residents.
PARK ORCHARDS AND FERNY CREEK
Following closely behind The Patch, is Park Orchards in the Manningham region and Ferny Creek in the Yarra Shire.
OTHER SUBURBS WITH LOW CRIME RATES
Located 37 km east from Melbourne's CBD in the Yarra Ranges. At the 2016 census, Selby had a population of 1,652.
Kallista is a small tourist village located in the mountain forests of the Dandenong Ranges.
Warrandyte is a suburb of Melbourne, 24 km north-east of Melbourne's CBD. It is located on the Yarra River, completely enveloped by the bushland of Warrandyte State Park.