5.5% of the population of Newhaven are UK-born migrants. The next largest migrant group are those from the Netherlands. The coastal area is popular with retirees and young families.
There are many popular primary schools nearby with Newhaven College being the most popular Philip Island secondary school.
Infrastructure and Transportation:
The suburb is 40-50mins away from Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. The key road to the area is Phillip Island Rd. There are bus services but no close train line. On Phillip Island there is also a passenger ferry service to French Island and the Mornington Peninsula with a car ferry coming in the future.
Median house price is $580,000