Wyndham Vale is a suburb in Melbourne, 36 km south-west of the CBD. The suburb is home to a number of residential estates including Manor Lakes, Bluestone Green and Wyndham Green. Wyndham Vale is know as Mad Max country with many scenes for the movie being shot around the local area. There are a number of creeks running through the area including Lollipop and Cherry creeks.
Population: 10,355 (2006)
Post Code: 3024
Location: 36 km (22 min) from CBD
4 km (2 min) from Werribee
There are several, well established primary schools in Wyndham Vale. A new P-12 College, Manor Lakes P-12/Specialist College was built in 2009 in the Manor Lakes estate. A new Catholic College is also due to be built. Manor Lakes is approximately 750 hectares in size and will eventually house 25,000 residents.
Facilities in Wyndham Vale include restaurants, cafes, grocery stores, petrol stations and commercial car washes. Manor Lakes shopping centre also has a Coles supermarket Medical Centre, Pharmacy, Newsagency, McDonald's and various speciality shops.