Whittlesea is a town in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 40 kilometres north-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Whittlesea.

There are several schools in the area including Whittlesea Primary, Whittlesea Secondary College and Whittlesea Preschool.

Whittlesea holds a market every Monday at the Whittlesea Showgrounds with approximately 120 stalls covering everything from fruit and vegetables, fresh food, artisan breads, homewares, live poultry, clothing, workwear, plants, farm supplies, antiques & vintage collectables and electrical goods.

Whether you are looking to buy land or buy a house or find a rental property in Whittlesea, the real estate agents at Mason White McDougall can help you. There are new land estates being developed where you can build your ideal home as well as good quality established homes that are expected to grow in value in the coming years.