As the nbn™ network starts to roll into Brookfield, we shine the spotlight on the small Victorian town located 43km west of Melbourne’s CBD.
Towns and cities all across Australia are beginning to connect to the nbn™ network, so we’re celebrating the historic moments, landmarks or features that put each town on the map.
Brookfield, a small suburb bursting with charm, warmth and boasting a tight knit, active community is located in the region of Melton, Victoria.
Locals of the town can often be found enjoying the outdoors with the likes of Hannah Watts Park and Fantail Way Reserve among popular recreational spots for barbecues and picnics, exercise and fun activities.
Brookfield residents are spoilt for choice with an abundance of delicious food and wine on their doorstep. Every Sunday, locals can make a short drive to Eynesbury Homestead for the Farmers Market where fresh, local and organic produce and goods are sold, with the aim to increase local food supply and create opportunities for small businesses.
The area is surrounded by a number of award winning wineries, giving locals and visitors alike the chance to sample some of the finest drops Victoria has to offer from different cellar doors.
A number of public artworks can be found on show around Brookfield in the wider Melton area. Many of the artworks have been commissioned by Melton City Council and creatively reflect the community.
Known as the area’s most celebrated cultural event, the Melton Djerriwarrh Festival sees around 30,000 people come together and show their appreciation for the community.
From a vibrant street parade to market stalls, amusement rides, performances, food and activities for all, this is one event on everyone’s calendar. The Djerriwarrh Festival has run for 37 years and is a true testament to the energetic community spirit.
From relaxing recreational areas to cultural creativity, there is no denying Brookfield is a suburb full of residents with a ties to their community.
And now the nbn™ network is rolling into town, there’s even more opportunity to strengthen the relationships through online connectivity.
Welcome to the nbn™ network, Brookfield! To find out if the nbn™ network is available in your area, check your address below.