Essendon Melbourne Victoria


At Essendon Natural Health, we love our local suburb. Clinical Director Robert Gentile OMD has been in practice in Essendon for over 10 years. Many of our practitioners are local or have grown up locally in the area. This page serves as a guide to our lovely local suburb.

Are you looking for healthy things to do in Essendon?

So are we. In fact, we’re always looking for healthy lifestyle activities to give our patients. That’s why we made a local suburb page. So you can find activities and learn some interesting information about us.


Who we are?

Acupuncture essendon

We are a natural wellness clinic and we love our suburb. The first thing you should try in Essendon if you like healthy activities is our clinic. Essendon Natural Health has become a part of the community over the last 2 years. We are a group of natural medicine practitioners that offer a broad range of services. Since opening our business we have a developed a strong connection to our local suburbs. We would like to offer our local knowledge and act as a guide for the region. Over time we’ll use this page for updating local businesses activities that support a healthy lifestyle

What do we do in Essendon?

At Essendon Natural Health we have a range of services to treat conditions and to keep you healthy. Have you tried acupuncture or osteopathy before? We have sourced the most amazing team of practitioners to help restore health and maintain wellbeing. Check out our services:


Acupuncture has been used for thousands in China. The placement of sterilised needles into special acupuncture points has been shown to help certain conditions and their symptoms. We have registered acupuncturists that will go through your health history and develop a treatment plan based on Chinese medicine principles.

Read more about acupuncture here: Acupuncture

Chinese Medicine

Chinese herbal medicine is often used in conjunction with an acupuncture session. We use the highest grade Chinese herbal products to bring about the best results. Our registered Chinese Herbalists will make the experience informative an interesting. We like to explain what we are doing and encourage open communication.

Learn more about how acupuncture and Chinese medicine work here: Chinese Medicine

Holistic Healing

We are very lucky at Essendon Natural Health to have a very special practitioner using holistic healing. The aim of the sessions are to clear energetic blockages from the mind, body and emotions in order for the person to reach their full potential.

Discover holistic healing here: Holistic and Crystal Healing


Hypnotherapy is a method that directly communicates with your subconscious mind in order to remove unhealthy thought patterns and reinforce positive one. Try hypnotherapy in a beautiful nurturing environment.

See how hypnotherapy could help you: Hypnotherapy Melbourne


Osteopaths are registered health professionals with APHRA and are focussed on supporting your musculoskeletal health. An osteopathy session will often involve physical assessment followed by manual techniques to fine-tune your body.

Learn more about osteopathy here: Osteopathy


Massage therapy can be used for both remedial and relaxation purposes. It is well known that massage therapy stimulates blood flow, drains toxins and lymphatic as well as relaxing muscles.

See what kind of massage we offer: Massage


Myotherapy uses evidence-based methods to bring about the desired outcome. Often a combination of manual therapies are used and may include: massage, needling and physical assessments.

Find out more about myotherapy: Myotherapy


Naturopathy takes a holistic approach to restoring health, Often using a combination of nutrition, herbs and many other lifestyle principles. A naturopathic consultation takes an in-depth health history taking all factors into account. Then a treatment plan is developed.

See how naturopathy could help you: Naturopathy


Where are we located?

Essendon Natural Health

187 Buckley St


Monday 12pm-6pm

Tuesday 10am-5pm

Wednesday 10am-5pm

Thursday 10am-7pm

Friday 10am-5pm

Saturday 9am-12pm


Transport to Essendon Natural Health from Melbourne CBD

Essendon Health is located close to Essendon railway station. See our map at the bottom of the page for directions. Check train timetable here. Essendon Train Timetable.


Making an Appointment

Booking an appointment is easy. Give our reception team a call and book an appointment today.

Phone:03 9337 8572





About Essendon Melbourne


  • Historically, Essendon and the banks of the Maribyrnong River were initially occupied by the Wurundjeri group of the of the Kulin Aboriginal country.
  • The first European settlers arrived in 1803 and Essendon was named after the town of Essendon in Hertfordshire, England.
  • In 1851 the gold rush opened up the Moonee Ponds.
  • On 9 January 1871, the Victorian Railways administrations started amongst Essendon and Melbourne
  • In 1890, an enormous was built, initially known as Earslbrae Hall (home of Collier McCracken). The building now houses Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School.
  • In 1906 the North Melbourne Electric Tramway and Lighting Company opened its electric tramway framework connecting Essendon with the city




2016 population was 20,596


Essendon Directory

Things to do, places to see from our clinic…

Below you’ll find a map we’ve created listing locations around our clinic we think you should check out. There are walks and driving directions. We are in the process of updating our Essendon directory where you’ll find local parks, cafes, walks, retail outlets, medical and much more. Over the next few months, we’ll be updating all our local Essendon favourites so check back regularly.


Essendon Footbal Club

Essendon Football Club

Essendon is home of the Essendon Football Club (the Bombers), an Australian rules football club. Essendon is one of the most successful football teams in Australia.

Essendon Football Club



Essendon ParksParks and Gardens

Woodlands Park

Corner of Carnarvon Road and Woodlands Street, Essendon, Moonee Valley,  Australia


Riverside Park

Afton Street, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Australia

DFO- Direct Factory Outlet EssendonShopping

DFO- Direct Factory Outlet

100 Bulla Rd, Essendon, Moonee Valley,  3041, Australia

DFO Essendon


Essendon HistoryHistorical Sites

Essendon has a rich history. It is always fascinating to look at back at the development of a place. For more historical information on Essendon see Essendon Historical Society




Spa Nirvana

45 McNamara AveEssendon, Moonee Valley,  3042, Australia

Essendon Map & Directions

Check out the map created below for nearby Essendon locations such as parks, cafes, local attractions.

Surrounding Suburbs

As you can see, we love our local suburb. If you have a business in the area or would like to list a secret spot you think should go on this page then give us a call or send an email.


To make an appointment for Acupuncture, Chinese medicine, Osteopathy, Holistic Healing, Myotherapy, Massage Therapy, Hypnotherapy, just give us a call on (03) 9337 8572.