Officer Suburb Profile
A hub of activity, Officer is a suburb located in the Cardinia Shire local government area of South Eastern Outer Melbourne, Victoria. The Officer town centre has become an exciting and vibrant hub of activity with a buzzing town square, shops, restaurants, community centres and parklands.
Officer has now become the ‘go to’ place for shopping and socialising, services and sports, transport and entertainment, business and community. There are numerous options for both Primary and Secondary schooling available in and around officer including Officer Primary School, Beaconhills P-12, St. Brigids Catholic Primary School, Maranatha Christian School P-12, St. Francis Xavier P-12, Haileybury ELC, P-12, St. Margarets P-12 and Heritage College P-12. Monash University and Chisholm Institute of TAFE, both outstanding institutions, are located just a 10 minute commute away in Berwick and cater for Higher education needs.
Further existing, current and proposed features include Cardinia Shire Civic Centre, Supermarkets & Specialty Stores, Restaurants & Cafes, Cinema Complex, Library, Upgraded Train Station & Bus Interchange, Future Aquatic Centre, Performing Arts Space, Senior Citizens centre and Youth and Community Centres.
Officer is a vibrant and growing newcomer to the shire, and it's population has more than tripled since the 2011 census. Only 8km’s east of Berwick and 54 kms from Melbourne, with links to major freeways, trains and buses and with many new estates, shopping precincts and sporting facilities, it is becoming the go to place for families to live.