Suburb Profiles

Suburb Profiles

BAXTER

Local shopping occurs at the shops along Baxter-Tooradin Road and Frankston Flinders Road, however most people travel to nearby Frankston or Somerville for shopping and business. The Stony Point railway line, a number of bus routes and some major regional arterial roads service the area. Council provides facilities through the Baxter Community Hall and offers a mobile library stop and a Maternal and Child Health Service Centre with limited hours. There is also Baxter Primary School located in the town and a preschool.