Werribee River spillway

An aerial panorama of the mighty Werribee River being tamed with a spillway. The river divides suburbia with the remnants of Melbourne’s #greenwedge. Altitude: 100m Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://livingintarneit.wordpress.com. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available…

Tarneit Central in November

Tarneit Central hasn’t been open for long but it’s been a huge hit with the locals – both as a place of employment and consumption. Here’s a perspective of it from under 100m. The You Yangs can be seen just left of the centre on the horizon of the aerial photograph. Shot with: Tarneit from…

Tarneit West Primary (under construction)

The Tarneit West Primary School is slated for a Jan 2018 start. Here’s another view of it under construction six months on (the last shot I took was in April 2017). It sits next to Hummingbird Boulevard sporting reserve. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based…

Seaholme Beach

Seaholme beach’s P.A Burn’s reserve is a dog friendly haven. A short 20min drive from Tarneit, this is a must visit if you see your pooch frolicking in Port Philip Bay with its canine friends. Here’s a view of it from above at 110m above sea level. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed…

Wyndham Village Shopping Centre

Vertical panorama of Wyndham Village Shopping Centre in Tarneit. This shot faces east and the CBD skyline can be discerned off-centre of the horizon. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://livingintarneit.wordpress.com. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at https://livingintarneit.wordpress.com.

Thomas Carr College

Aerial panorama of Thomas Carr College, an Australian Catholic co-educational school in Tarneit. Named after Thomas Joseph Carr, the second Roman Catholic Archbishop of Melbourne the school currently has an enrolment of approximately 1,200 students and is situated next to Wyndham Village Shopping Centre. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons…

Laverton

Laverton is a relatively small 6.8km 2 suburb that is about 17kms southwest to the city. Previously the site of a RAAF base which gives it a storied history, this suburb at the freeway entrance part of Leakes Road has fantastic freeway access, significantly closer to the freeway than Tarneit is. It also boasts access…

Williams Landing

Williams Landing is one of the neighbouring suburbs within a 10 minute drive from Tarneit. Boasting one of the highest capital appreciation growth in Melbourne, it is about 19km from Melbourne’s city centre. Most of Williams Landing is what was once the RAAF Base Laverton airfield. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0…

Tarneit Library

Top-down view of the Jullia Gillard library in Tarneit. Shot with: Tarneit from the Sky by BT is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://livingintarneit.wordpress.com. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at https://livingintarneit.wordpress.com.

Tarneit West Primary April ’17

Aerial view of Tarneit West Primary School‘s construction progress. This project by Ireland Brown features ‘the construction of an Administration Building, 2 General Learning buildings, Gymnasium, carparking, external hardcourts, soccer field, external landscaped and playground areas. The school is designed to cater up to 475 students in a state of the art school facility… The project is…

Mt Alexander Regional Park

Just over 100kms north of Tarneit along the Calder Freeway in Harcourt is Mt Alexander Regional Park. Rising to about 650 to 700m above sea level, this fantastic regional park in the Victorian goldfields features walk-in dispersed camping with a bonus – dogs are allowed on lead! There aren’t too many good camping spots (free…

Bellbridge Drive, Hoppers Crossing

Altitude: 100m. Bell bridge Drive on Hoppers Crossing, facing south – as seen from the sky. This suburb is about 7 to 10minutes drive from Tarneit. Bellbridge Primary School can be seen to the left of the pano. To the right is the Hoppers Crossing drainage reserve. Closer to the horizon are the Hoppers Crossing…