Oaklands Junction, Victoria

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Oaklands Junction
MelbourneVictoria
Oaklands Junction is located in Melbourne
Oaklands Junction
Oaklands Junction
Coordinates 37°37′48″S 144°50′13″E / 37.63°S 144.837°E / -37.63; 144.837Coordinates: 37°37′48″S 144°50′13″E / 37.63°S 144.837°E / -37.63; 144.837
Population 295 (2011)[1]
Postcode(s) 3063
Location 23 km (14 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Hume
State electorate(s) Yuroke
Federal Division(s) McEwen
Suburbs around Oaklands Junction:
Wildwood Yuroke Yuroke
Bulla Oaklands Junction Greenvale
Bulla Greenvale Greenvale

Oaklands Junction is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 23 km north of Melbourne's central business district, beyond the Melbourne metropolitan Urban Growth Boundary.[2] Its local government area is the City of Hume. At the 2011 Census, Oaklands Junction had a population of 295.

History[edit]

Oaklands Junction Post Office opened on 1 January 1865 and closed in 1971.[3]

See also[edit]

  • Shire of Bulla - the former local government area of which Oaklands Junction was a part

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Oaklands Junction (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 22 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Urban Growth Boundary map
  3. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008