Kialla, Victoria

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Kialla
Victoria
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Entering Central Kialla
Kialla is located in City of Greater Shepparton
Kialla
Kialla
Coordinates 36°27′S 145°25′E / 36.450°S 145.417°E / -36.450; 145.417Coordinates: 36°27′S 145°25′E / 36.450°S 145.417°E / -36.450; 145.417
Population 4,511 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3631
Location
LGA(s) City of Greater Shepparton
State electorate(s) Shepparton
Federal Division(s) Murray

Kialla is a bounded rural locality of the City of Greater Shepparton local government area in the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Kialla and surrounding area had a population of 4,511.[1]

Kialla includes the areas known as Kialla Central, Kialla West, Kialla Green and Kialla Lakes. Kialla Lakes is a major housing estate established in northern Kialla, with three man-made lakes to provide scenery. Houses with lake frontage sell for a premium price.

History[edit]

Kialla Post Office opened on 2 January 1874 and closed in 1918.[2]

Sport[edit]

Shepparton Harness Racing Club conducts regular meetings at its racetrack in Kialla. [3]

The Shepparton Greyhound Racing Club holds regular meetings at its track on the Goulburn Valley Highway in Kialla.[4]

Golfers play at the course of the Kialla Country Club on Kialla Central Road.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Kialla (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2007-10-01. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11 
  3. ^ Australian Harness Racing, Shepparton, retrieved 2009-05-11 
  4. ^ Greyhound Racing Victoria, Shepparton, retrieved 2009-04-15 [dead link]
  5. ^ Golf Select, Kialla, retrieved 2009-05-11