Rathdowne’s Residents’ Club has officially opened; and we couldn’t be prouder. This $7 million architecturally designed facility offers first-class facilities with its fully equipped gym to the resort style pools, communal barbeques, tennis courts, entertaining spaces and more.
Here is your chance to experience why Rathdowne is the place to be – the icon of the North.
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12 May 2022
Gyms, pools and space to bring your neighbours together for a catch up or some yoga practice have long set new estates with residents’ clubs apart from the crowd. But a leading development boss is now contrasting them with the churches of days gone by as a hub of community building. With proponents linking them to everything from faster capital growth to stronger communities and better schooling outcomes, buyers are increasingly comfortable with shelling out close to $1000 a year to be part of the club.
27 April 2022
The migrant sojourn that shaped the lives of so many Australians is being celebrated in Melbourne’s northern greenfields with a giant illuminated compass by Villawood’s resident sculptor Folko Kooper. Folko has created the gold-coloured way-finder at the entrance of our Rathdowne community at Wollert. Folko has a lengthy catalogue of giant sculptures he’s designed for Villawood but this one has a special significance for the Dutch-born artist.
26 April 2022
Villawood’s stunning new $7 million Club Rathdowne at Wollert has been officially launched in an industry-packed ceremony by Greek goddess and comedy queen Effie Stephanidis. The Logie-winning star, aka, Mary Coustas, joined Villawood Executive Director Tony Johnson and Victorian General Manager Andrew Duggan in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the ClarkeHopkinsClarke-designed residents’ club.