Borough of Eaglehawk
|Borough of Eaglehawk
Location in Victoria
Town Hall at Brassey Square
|• Density||605/km2 (1,568/sq mi)|
|Area||14.54 km2 (5.6 sq mi)|
The Borough of Eaglehawk was a local government area which covered the northwestern suburbs of the regional city of Bendigo, Victoria, Australia. The borough covered an area of 14.54 square kilometres (5.6 sq mi), and existed from 1862 until 1994.
Eaglehawk was first incorporated as a borough on 29 July 1862. It had nine councillors, who represented the entire borough.
On 7 April 1994, the Borough of Eaglehawk was abolished, and, along with the City of Bendigo, the Rural City of Marong and the Shires of Huntly and Strathfieldsaye, was merged into the newly created City of Greater Bendigo.
* Estimate in the 1958 Victorian Year Book.
|2||John Thomas Caldwell||1863–1864|
|4||John W. Williams||1868–1869|
|(2)||John Thomas Caldwell||1869–1871|
|10||William Vincent Kneebone||1882–1883|
|(10)||William Vincent Kneebone||1890–1891|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics, Victoria Office (1994). Victorian Year Book. p. 52. ISSN 0067-1223.
- Victorian Municipal Directory. Brunswick: Arnall & Jackson. 1992. p. 548. Accessed at State Library of Victoria, La Trobe Reading Room.
- Municipal Association of Victoria (2006). "Greater Bendigo City Council". Retrieved 2008-01-08. Date cross-checked with the Records Division, Greater Bendigo City Council.
- Taylor, Thomas (6 April 1994). "Marong to fall in line on super council". The Age. p. 6. Accessed via Factiva online.
- Mackay, George (1891), History of Bendigo. Reprinted 2000. Bendigo Modern Press, Bendigo Vic. ISBN 978-0-646-40572-8.