12 km north of Melbourne's CBD, Reservoir is popular with young home-buyers looking for a 'still affordable' inner city lifestyle. An established suburb with standard brick and weatherboard homes, and an increasing number of new developments, Reservoir is experiencing unprecedented growth. The region contains popular recreation areas and facilities, including Edwardes Lake, Reservoir Leisure Centre and High Street shops and restaurants. Reservoir is well served by four railway stations, multiple bus routes and with easy access to the major freeways.