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Watsonia is a suburb of Melbourne situated 16 kilometers northeast of the CBD. It is a small community with a population of 5,146 as of 2011 and belongs to the local government area of the City of Banuyle. Named after Frank Watson, a property developer and landowner, the Wurundjeri people were the original inhabitants of […]

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The suburb of Viewbank lies 15 kilometers northeast of Melbourne’s CBD. With a population of 6,731 as of 2011, it is part of the local government area of the City of Banuyle. Viewbank got its name in the 1940s from a farming property located at the junction of the Yarra and Plenty Rivers. The historic […]

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The suburb of Rosanna in Melbourne is 12 kilometers away from the CBD. This leafy community is part of the local government area of the City of Banuyle and has a population of 7,697 as of 2011. The area where the suburb lies was originally bought by James Watson in 1840. He named it Rose […]

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The suburb of Greensborough is situated 17 kilometers northeast of the CBD. It is part of the cities of Banuyle and the Shire of Nilumbik with a population of 20,552 as of 2011. Originally known as Keelbundoora which is the Aboriginal term for a round swamp, the suburb’s current name was taken from Edward Bernard […]

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The suburb of Bundoora has a population of 25,709 as of 2011 and is situated 16 kilometers north of the CBD. It is part of the cities of Banuyle, Darebin and Whittlesea.

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Briar Hill is situated 18 kilometers northeast of the Central Business District. It is part of the City of Banyule with a population of 3,092 as of 2011. The suburb has only one school, the Briar Hill Primary School which was opened in 1927. There are, however, childcare, pre-schools and high schools nearby such as […]

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The suburb of Princess Hill is part of the City of Yarra and is close to Melbourne’s CBD, just three kilometers away. It has a population of 2,075 as of 2011. The suburb’s name was taken from the Prince of Wales. In 2003, it earned the title as “Chick City” for having the most number […]

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The inner city suburb of Bellfield is situated nine kilometers northeast of the CBD. Part of the local government area of the City of Banuyle, it has a small population of only 1,728 as of 2011. Bellfield is a small community lined with trees and with an estimated 800 homes. Considered as Melbourne’s best kept […]

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The suburb of Cremorne lies 2 kilometers southeast of Melbourne’s CBD and is part of the City of Yarra local government area. This small community has a population of 1,564 as of 2011 and spans only about one square kilometer. Prior to 1999, Cremorne was only part of the suburb of Richmond. This suburb was […]

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Situated 7 kilometers southeast of the Central Business District, the suburb of Ripponlea belongs to the local government area of the City of Port Philip. This small community situated between Elwood, Elstrenwick and East St Kilda has a population of only 1,478 as of 2011. Named after the adjoining Rippon Lea Estate, the area was […]

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The suburb of Burnley is a small community with only 738 residents as of 2011. Situated close to the CBD at only four kilometers away on the east side, it is part of the local government area of the City of Yarra. Historically, the suburb was a part of the larger Richmond area. Being an […]

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