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Elsternwick: Charming older suburb attracts new admirers

Elsternwick has long been loved by locals, but until recently has been one of Melbourne’s best-kept secrets. Now, its unique characteristics are attracting new businesses and residents to the area, creating a vibrant village with an established community feel.

Jarrod McCabe describes Elsternwick's heritage (00:30), how the area is changing (00:50), its location close to beaches and the CBD (1:00), its transport links (1:20), affordable properties for first-home buyers (1:25), the older-style housing in the area (2:00) and opportunities for investment growth (2:20).