Burnside, Victoria

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Kororoit Creek.jpg
Kororoit Creek
Burnside is located in Melbourne
Coordinates37°45′11″S 144°45′14″E / 37.753°S 144.754°E / -37.753; 144.754Coordinates: 37°45′11″S 144°45′14″E / 37.753°S 144.754°E / -37.753; 144.754
Population4,751 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,080/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Area4.4 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Location20 km (12 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)City of Melton
State electorate(s)Kororoit
Federal Division(s)Gorton
Suburbs around Burnside:
Caroline Springs Taylors Hill Kings Park
Caroline Springs Burnside Albanvale
Ravenhall Ravenhall Deer Park

Burnside is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 km west of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the City of Melton local government area. Burnside recorded a Population of 4,751 at the 2016 Census.


Burnside is located beside the upper end of the Kororoit Creek, which still has populations of native reptiles, including Tiger snake, Eastern Blue-tongued Lizard, Common snakeneck turtle and Eastern brown snake.

Kororoit Creek is also home to the Eastern Banjo Frog, Common Eastern Froglet and the endangered Growling Grass Frog and Striped Legless Lizard.

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  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Burnside (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 8 July 2017. Edit this at Wikidata