Maidstone is one of the suburbs in Melbourne, Victoria’s capital city. The suburb is located 8km west of the Melbourne’s Central Business District.

Population and Postcode

The estimated population in Maidstone as of 2011 census was 7,750 and the postcode of this region is 3012.

Suburbs around Maidstone

Apart from this, the land area of this region covers nearly 3.2km2 and the suburbs which are surrounded by Maidstone are Avondale Heights, Braybook to the west, Maribyrnong to the north, West Footscray and Footscray.


Maidstone has some tourist attractions such as Highpoint Shopping Centre technically part of neighboring suburb Maribyrnong, Maribyrnong River, Maribyrnong River Trail, Medway Golf Club and Scovell Reserve Play Ground.


Maidstone comprises schools, college and childcare centres: Maribyrnong College located in Maribyrnong on the border of Maidstone and Maribyrnong, Footscray North Primary School located in Footscray on the border of Maidstone and Footscray, St Vincents School, Little VIPs Childcare Centre, Highpoint Kinder Haven, located on the border of Maidstone and Footscray..


A church is located in this suburb and it is the only church throughout the suburb of Maribrnong.