Throughout the middle decades of the 20th century there was rapid suburban growth around the fringes of Melbourne.

The 1960s was a period of rapid growth for the suburbs of Manningham. In Doncaster and Templestowe, and other parts of Manningham, a number of key architects and builders were developing innovative housing solutions.

Manningham Modern: A self-guided tour of the modern homes of Manningham highlights some of the best examples and of mid-century modern architecture in Manningham.

View the self-guided tour

Please note: Houses should be viewed from the public domain (street) only. Please refrain from encroaching on private property and respect residents’ privacy and amenity.