Ascot (Ballarat)

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This article is about the town near Ballarat. For the suburb of Bendigo, see Ascot, Victoria (Bendigo).
Ascot
Victoria
Ascot is located in City of Ballarat
Ascot
Ascot
Location in City of Ballarat
Coordinates 37°23′56″S 143°48′11″E / 37.399°S 143.803°E / -37.399; 143.803Coordinates: 37°23′56″S 143°48′11″E / 37.399°S 143.803°E / -37.399; 143.803
Population 219 (2006)[1]
Postcode(s) 3364
LGA(s) City of Ballarat
State electorate(s) Ripon
Federal Division(s) Ballarat

Ascot is a rural district in Victoria, Australia, 10 km west of Creswick in the City of Ballarat. At the 2006 census, Ascot had a population of 219.[1]

A post office named "Ascot" opened on 11 October 1858 and closed in 1969.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Ascot (Ballarat) (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 21 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11