Bellbridge, Victoria

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bellbridge 2011.jpg
Bellbridge seen over a nearly full Lake Hume in March 2010
Bellbridge is located in Shire of Towong
Location in Shire of Towong, Victoria
Coordinates 36°05′53″S 147°03′32″E / 36.09806°S 147.05889°E / -36.09806; 147.05889Coordinates: 36°05′53″S 147°03′32″E / 36.09806°S 147.05889°E / -36.09806; 147.05889
Population 358 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3691
LGA(s) Shire of Towong
State electorate(s) Benambra
Federal Division(s) Indi

Bellbridge is a small town in the state of Victoria. Overlooking the Lake Hume and located near the Bethanga Bridge, Bellbridge is a popular destination for local tourists, especially from the nearby towns of Albury and Wodonga who often come to the Weir to water ski. The local Hume Boat Club holds an annual get-together for water skiers from across Victoria.

The township itself developed from farming land in the 1960s.

At the 2006 census, Bellbridge had a population of 358.[1]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Bellbridge (L) (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2007-10-25.