The outer east of Melbourne is teeming with natural wonders and things to do. The region around Kaduna Park and Officer South and its neighbouring suburbs of Berwick and Pakenham is filled with so much to see. Whether you like a spot of shopping, eating out in style, passing the time at a cafe or getting in touch with nature, you will find something of appeal in this local area.
Let’s explore some of the best things that Officer South has to offer.
Wilson Botanic Garden
Take in a breath of fresh air and smell the roses (literally) in these splendid gardens. There are some great spots for a picnic or walking trails to meander along. The scenery is breathtaking at every turn through the gardens.
Arena Shopping Centre
Enjoy a spot of shopping at some boutique stores and larger department stores at the Arena shopping centre. There is also a food court to take a coffee break at and grab a snack. Everything you need to tick off your shopping list can be found here, as well as plenty of extra surprises.
Caversham Waters Wetland
This wetland area is a great place to spot unique birdlife in their natural habitat. There are many quiet walking tracks to stroll through and enjoy the peaceful ambience of the wonderful outdoors. What a relaxing start to the morning!
Beaconsfield Flora and Fauna Reserve
Australia has so many amazing animals and plants that we often take for granted. Get back in touch with the unique natural growth of this great country. Check out the animals relaxing in the afternoon sun and learn about the local plants and trees. The Flora and Fauna Reserve is a refreshing reminder of this amazing country we live in.
Lakeside Recreation Reserve
As the sun sets, the perfect scene is set for a lakeside stroll around this recreation area. It is an ideal spot for a family day out, a catch up with friends or a quiet walk. Enjoy the city skyline from afar and find tranquility in this parkland area.