Ascot Vale

The Ascot Vale neighbourhood is bounded by Maribyrnong Road in the north, the Melbourne Showgrounds in the south, the Maribyrnong River in the west and the area surrounding Ascot Vale Station as far east as Ascot Vale Road.

Did you know around 26,000 vehicles use Epsom Road on the average weekday, and some 19,500 use Ascot Vale Road - for information download the fact sheet (pdf, 13.3MB).

Events

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Connect

Find and connect with others from the Ascot Vale community!

Ascot Vale Library

Address: 165 Union Road, Ascot Vale

Phone: 8325 1990

Ascot Vale Neighbourhood Centre

Address: Corner of Union Road and Munro Street, Ascot Vale

Childcare & Kindergarten

Ascot Kindergarten

Ascot Vale Profess Kindergarten

Coronation Kindergarten

Tree House Early Learning Centre - Ascot Vale

Playgroups

Schools

Ascot Vale Primary School

Ascot Vale West Primary School

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School

Melbourne Showgrounds events

Wingate Avenue Community Centre

This Community Centre is a not for profit community centre providing learning, recreation, support and information for our local community. The centre encourages and assists people to develop responses to issues that affect them and their community.

Get active

Get Active with Ascot Vale clubs and sporting groups.

15th Essendon Sea Scout Group

Ascot Vale Leisure Centre

Ascot Vale Leisure Centre's facilities include a fully equipped gym featuring a wide variety of cardio equipment, functional training area, group exercise, wellness and cycle studios with over 100 classes to choose from, an indoor 25m pool, warm water pool, and spa and steam facilities.

Ascot Vale Panthers Football Club (AFL)

CitySide Sports – Ascot Vale Netball

Cricket Clubs

Aberfeldie St Johns Cricket Club

Ascot Vale Cricket Club

Balmoral Redbacks Cricket Club

County West Cricket Club

Flemington Cricket Club

Essendon Canoe Club

Fitbit Cardio Tennis

Fitbit Cardio Tennis is a fun, social, group tennis - fitness program for people of all ages. Find your nearest workout.

Football Clubs (Soccer)

Ascot Vale Vikings Football Club

Kickin’ Goals

Moonee Valley Kings Soccer Club

Moonee Valley Knights Football Club

Healthy ageing exercise programs

We offer a range of affordable classes to improve the health and wellbeing of senior residents (aged 65 years and over, people with disability or carers). Find out more.

Moonee Valley Bicycle User Group (MooneeBUG)

MooneeBUG is a voluntary community organisation that represents bicycle riders within the City of Moonee Valley. They are committed to improving cycling opportunities for everyone.

The BUG committee meets occasionally but mainly communicates by email with their website being a central point for events and contacts.

Riverside Golf and Tennis Centre

Riverside Golf and Tennis Centre is run by Leisure Management Services and offers a range of facilities.

Skate & BMX Park

Wingate Avenue Estate Skate Park, Wingate Avenue, Ascot Vale

Wingate Avenue Community Centre Walking Group

Meets Tuesdays 10am at Wingate Avenue Community Centre. For more information call 9243 1245.

Explore Ascot Vale

Explore the Ascot Vale neighbourhood.

Anzac commemorative street names in Moonee Valley

Moonee Valley’s Anzac heritage has been further strengthened with a series of commemorative street signs installed at 12 locations in Ascot Vale and Essendon.

View the street locations on our interactive map.

Ascot Vale Walking Trail (pdf, 2.19MB) 

Dog off-leash park

Fairbairn Park is designated as a dog off-leash park by Moonee Valley City Council’s local laws.

Local parks and reserves

Main parks

Fairbairn Park

Fairbairn Park is located next to the Maribyrnong River, has a series of open spaces for walking, jogging and cycling. Dogs are able to exercise off leash here. You can also access the river front for fishing and canoeing activities.

Victory Park

Victory Park has one of the City's best playgrounds, offering a range of play activities for children of all ages.

Maribyrnong River Valley - State Government Vision and Design Guidelines

Playgrounds

Explore and experience what playgrounds Moonee Valley has to offer.

Public BBQs

Our parks and reserves offer a range of great facilities, including free barbeques! In Ascot Vale this includes:

Fairbairn Park

Thornbury Reserve

Victory Park

Public Toilets

Access to public toilets can be important when exploring. Opening hours.

Ascot Vale Library, 165-167 Union Road, Ascot Vale

Fairbairn Park North & South, 26-50 Woods Street, Ascot Vale

Victory Park, 2 Langs Road, Ascot Vale

Water stations

Thirsty? Free drinking water stations are being installed across Moonee Valley. Learn More. 

Last updated: Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 6:30 AM