Established in 1970 the Morrison community is noted for its large lots with century old trees throughout. This neighbourhood includes renovated bungalows and 2 storey homes as well as the Gold Coast renowned for its prominent waterfront mansions and custom built homes. Many of the homes in Morrison are 4-5- bedroom traditional style homes with a Muskoka like feel to the community and perfect for families who like to live in luxury. It is close to downtown Oakville with its many shops, restaurant and professional service. It also has easy access to major highways like the QEW and 403 as well as the Oakville Go for commuters. Morrison is one of the best area’s for schools with many prestigious private schools including St. Mildred’s Lightbourn School for Girls, Linbrook Boy’s School and home to the top-rated Oakville Trafalgar High School. The community is bordered by Cornwall road to the north, Lake Ontario to the South, Maple Grove Road the east and Chartwell Drive to the west.
There are many parks and nature trails throughout the Morrison community to enjoy, however you do not want to miss Gairloch Gardens, originally part of 400 acres of farmland that has been landscaped over the years with beautiful hedges, trees and flowers and is now part of Oakville Galleries a world renowned contemporary art gallery located in Gairloch Gardens and a great place to take a stroll along the magnificent trees, lovely flowers and gorgeous scenery. In addition to this majestic greenspace, Wedgewood Outdoor Pool is great to bring the kids on a hot summer day and is also available for summer swim lessons through the Town of Oakville. If you like to play tennis you can also visit Lawson Park that features its own tennis club promoting family tennis to the locals of the Morrison community.
Maple Grove Public School
288 Maple Grove Drive, Oakville
E.J. James Public School
338 Cairncroft Road, Oakville
Oakville Trafalgar High School
1460 Devon Road, Oakville
St. Vincent Catholic Elementary School
1280 Braeside Drive, Oakville
St. Mary Catholic Elementary School
2175 Colonel William Parkway, Oakville
St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School
477 Warminster Drive, Oakville
St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School
124 Dorval Drive, Oakville