Info about Hillside-Quadra (source - victoria.ca)
Hillside-Quadra is an emerging neighbourhood.
Bounded by three high volume traffic routes, this neighbourhood is able to maintain a pleasantly mature feeling complete with tree-lined streets, grassy boulevards and a variety of housing styles and sizes.
The neighbourhood is served by the commercial centre at the intersection of Hillside Avenue and Quadra Street known as Quadra Village. Quadra Village provides a mix of retail, service and small office facilities. This centre reveals its multi-cultural nature of the community with Caribbean, Dutch, Indian, Greek and Filipino food stores.
The Quadra Village Community Centre also provides a focal point for many of the neighbourhood's different cultures and the greater community.
Hillside-Quadra residents enjoy 43 acres of parkland, including Summit Park which protects a rare Garry oak environment. The community also has other features included designated heritage homes and the Roxy Theatre, one the City's best-known independent movie houses.
It is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 23 km north-west of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government areas are the cities of Brimbank and Melton. At the 2011 Census, Hillside had a population of 16,326. There is another Hillside in Victoria, a small rural district near Bairnsdale.
The streets of Hillside are lined with plane trees, which were planted during the farming days of Hillside. The terrain has a slight slope going up the main street.