IF THE FUTURE IS YOURS

FRANKSTON IS READY

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PROGRESSIVE & INNOVATIVE

IF you’re hungry for growth into the future, Frankston City offers attractive and competitive advantages for investment attraction, including;

  • Proximity to infrastructure and transport

  • Affordability and availability of office space
  • Strategic metropolitan activity centre
  • Great work-life balance and amenity opportunities

NO MATTER THE INDUSTRY YOU’RE IN. FRANKSTON CITY HAS WHAT YOU NEED TO SATISFY YOUR APPETITE FOR SUCCESS.

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CONNECTIVITY &

PRODUCTIVITY

IF you want to take the path more easily travelled, Frankston City is your destination. Following record investment in road and rail infrastructure in recent years, travelling to and throughout Frankston City couldn’t be easier. With the newly redeveloped Frankston Station, successful level crossing removal completion and the upcoming Metro Tunnel set to create room for 36,000 more passengers on the Frankston line each week, Frankston City is bustling with progressive movement.

All roads lead effortlessly to Frankston too with a number of fast freeway connections to key locations in central Melbourne, Mornington Peninsula and other key South East Melbourne suburbs such as Dandenong and Cranbourne.

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DEVELOPMENT

Public sector investment. Private sector investment. IF you’re looking for a city on the grow, Frankston hits the brief. From a $63 million train station development, to a number of new multi-level apartment complexes and a massive major shopping centre upgrade, Frankston City is poised for further investment in city centre housing, retail, hospitality, office space, services, residential aged care, tourism and public realm.

Further needs for innovative developments such as five star luxury accommodation, lifestyle escapes and experiences, invite developers to think big! With undeniable opportunities for development and a projected population growth of 20,000 over the next decade, if you have a dream, Frankston is the place to build it.

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WORK SPACE

It’s ready, set, grow! With exciting commercial and retail opportunities, superior connectivity, a buzzing city centre, open spaces and Melbourne’s best beaches, Frankston City is redefining what’s possible for corporate business. With public and private investment steadily on the rise, we’ve been busy attracting a diverse community of professionals. From innovators pushing the boundaries to experts at the top of their game, Frankston City’s increasingly collaborative, creative and connected business community has over 9,500 businesses and 44,000 employees.

Whether you’re looking to establish a new headquarters or expand into a new region, with an array of office locations and configurations, we look forward to welcoming you.

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MANUFACTURING &

MAKING

As a titan of your tools, you’re looking for somewhere special for your business. A place where innovation and craftsmanship are at the heart of the city’s DNA. Cue Frankston.

From gin distillers to boat makers, Frankston is a city of doers and makers. With two strong, diverse and dynamic industrial business zones; The Carrum Downs Industrial Estate Precinct and the Seaford Industrial Precinct, small, medium or large business in manufacturing and making is booming.

Excellent transport and telecommunications infrustructure, access to a skilled workforce, a business friendly council and the many lifestyle benefits these locations offer, Frankston City is the perfect hotspot to invest, create, manufacture and showcase your quality product.

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HEALTH & EDUCATION

IF you want to be a part of a reputable and progressive health and medical services hub, Frankston City is just what the doctor ordered. Healthcare and MedTech industries have been invaluable to Frankston City’s growth, contributing a massive $1.2 billion to the city’s annual $12.7 billion output.

With a strong focus on fostering cross-industry collaboration and innovation, Frankston’s Health and Education Precinct, which includes three major hospitals committing millions towards redevelopments, is only gaining momentum.

This rapidly expanding health sector presents a range of opportunities for primary and allied health businesses to more specialised services, such as hospitals, medical specialists and research facilities. IF you’re next generation health, make an appointment with Frankston City today.

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HOSPITALITY & RETAIL

Restaurants, cafes, bars, fashion, cinemas, lifestyle, specialty, if you’re hungry for opportunity, Frankston City’s retail and hospitality market is sizzling hot.

The main retail, hospitality and commercial hub for south Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula, the city generates an annual retail output of $636 million. And that figure is rapidly growing.

With more residents, more workers and more visitors, looking for more dining options, more entertainment, more services and more boutique shopping, the opportunities are endless in Frankston City. From celebrating local produce and championing international cuisines to supporting local boutique retailers and key shopping centres, Frankston City serves you up a smorgasbord of retail and hospitality prospects.

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FUNDING

IF you’re looking for a Council that nurtures, encourages, motivates and supports new businesses for the long haul, invest in Frankston City.

Helping businesses set up, grow and succeed in Frankston City is our ultimate purpose. We are tenacious with our commitment to providing investors with the tools they need to enrich our city. Frankston City Council offers a number of grants and incentives to help you take the next step in your business enterprise, from providing support to help you; activate our city streets, increase employment, beautify your shopfront, relocate to Frankston or expand your creativity.

IF you want to build your business in Frankston City, we will be there; beginning and beyond.

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CITY CENTRE LIVING

IF you want to invest in city centre property or develop in a place that successfully mixes work and play, then Frankston is for you.

Melbourne’s city by the bay – the Lifestyle Capital of Victoria – Frankston is a major metropolitan retail and leisure hub with a thriving mix of businesses, services and new investors. Designated as a Metropolitan Activity Centre and dubbed as a “satellite city” alongside Geelong, the city centre’s recent renaissance and revitalisation has ignited a flurry of new hospitality and leisure operators and a healthy pipeline of interest from further investors. Dwellings have doubled in the last four years, as more residents seek to experience Frankston’s bayside metropolitan vibe. There are now nearly 200 city centre apartments in 10 developments but there is still a strong demand for housing options. IF you’ve got plans to enhance city centre living, Frankston can accommodate you.

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ARTS & CULTURE

Wonder. Inspiration. Entertainment. IF you’re looking to indulge in a vibrant creative culture filled with great open spaces and an active, engaged community, discover Frankston City. Frankston City residents, and the 800,000 who visit annually, are passionate about art, pristine beaches, waterfront and natural assets, local business events, sport, good food and entertainment. They are keen to embrace and explore new and existing experiences and we are committed to satisfying and wowing even the most voracious culture vulture.

With its urban art scene, awe-inspiring murals sculpture trails, major events, theatre productions, galleries, sporting events, affordable and impressive venues and thriving libraries, Frankston City has been transformed into a world-class attraction. IF you’re a player in the world of creativity, entertainment and expression, Frankston City is your centre stage.

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SPORTS & RECREATION

IF you’re all about active, Frankston scores the final goal. Health, fitness and wellbeing are vital contributors to a rewarding work-life balance.

And as you’d expect of a region abounding with pristine coastline, bushland, high quality playgrounds, foreshore space and state-of-the-art recreational facilities, Frankston does health and fitness extremely well.

To name a few, premier facilities include the renowned Peninsula Aquatic and Recreation Centre (PARC), Jubilee Park Indoor Stadium, RF Miles Reserve and redeveloped Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve.

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