Armstrong Creek, Victoria

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Coordinates: 38°14′07″S 144°22′32″E / 38.235352°S 144.375613°E / -38.235352; 144.375613

Armstrong Creek
GeelongVictoria
Population4,247 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)3217
LGA(s)City of Greater Geelong
State electorate(s)South Barwon
Federal Division(s)Corangamite
Suburbs around Armstrong Creek:
Mount Duneed Charlemont Moolap
Mount Duneed Armstrong Creek Connewarre
Mount Duneed Mount
Duneed
and Connewarre
Connewarre

Armstrong Creek is a suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It was gazetted in February 2012 as part of the Armstrong Creek Growth Area, from largely undeveloped land which had formerly been part of Connewarre and Mount Duneed. [2][3][4] At the 2016 Census, Armstrong Creek had a population of 4,247.[1]. In August 2019, the City of Greater Geelong announced construction of the sustainable Sparrovale Wetlands system is expected to begin in October 2019 subject to final planning approval, after council awarded the $3.25 million contract to Goldsmith Civil and Environmental. [5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Armstrong Creek (Vic.) (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 November 2017. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "General Gazette Number G8" (PDF). Victoria Government Gazette. Government of Victoria. 23 February 2012. p. 36. Retrieved 4 July 2014.
  3. ^ Woods, Eleanor (9 August 2011). "Charlemont 3217". Surf Coast Times. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Charlemont" (PDF). Department of Energy and Primary Industries. Retrieved 5 July 2014.[dead link]
  5. ^ "Sparrovale Wetlands construction to start soon". Sparrovale Wetlands construction to start soon. City of Greater Geelong. 28 August 2019. Retrieved 23 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Sparrovale Wetlands near Harriott Under Construction". Sparrovale Wetlands near Harriott Under Construction. Harriott Estate, Armstrong Creek. 19 November 2019. Retrieved 23 April 2020.