Bayles, Victoria

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Bayles
Victoria
Bayles General Store.jpg
Bayles General Store and Post Office
Population461 (2016)[1]
Postcode(s)3981
LGA(s)Shire of Cardinia
State electorate(s)Bass
Federal Division(s)Flinders

Bayles is a bounded rural locality in Victoria, Australia, 75 kilometers (48 miles) south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the Shire of Cardinia local government area. Bayles recorded a population of 461 at the 2016 Census.

Bayles is located to the east of the town of Koo Wee Rup, on the Koo Wee Rup-Longwarry Road.

Map coordinates: https://www.latlong.net/c/?lat=-38.180862&long=145.576530

History[edit]

Bayles Post Office opened on 5 September 1921.[2]

In 1991 the short film 'Plead guilty, get a bond' was filmed in town, using the towns hall as the courthouse.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Bayles (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2017-09-16. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11

Coordinates: 38°10′55″S 145°34′30″E / 38.182°S 145.575°E / -38.182; 145.575