City of St Kilda
|City of St Kilda|
Location in Melbourne
St Kilda Town Hall, on the corner of Carlisle and St Kilda Road
|• Density||5,274.6/km2 ( 13,661/sq mi)|
|Area||8.70 km2 (3.4 sq mi)|
|Council seat||St Kilda|
The City of St Kilda was a local government area on Port Phillip, about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) south of Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, Australia. The city covered an area of 8.70 square kilometres (3.36 sq mi), and existed from 1855 until 1994.
The City of St Kilda was divided into four wards on 5 April 1987, each electing three councillors:
- North Ward
- West Ward
- Centre Ward
- South Ward
The council area was bounded by Fraser and Lorne Streets, Punt Road and Wellington Street/Dandenong Road to the north; Orrong Road, Inkerman Street and Hotham Street to the east, Glen Huntly Road, St Kilda Street and Head Street to the south, and Port Phillip to the west.
Suburbs within the City of St Kilda were:
* Estimate in the 1958 Victorian Year Book.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics, Victoria Office (1994). Victorian Year Book. p. 50. ISSN 0067-1223.
- Victorian Municipal Directory. Brunswick: Arnall & Jackson. 1992. pp. 497–498. Accessed at State Library of Victoria, La Trobe Reading Room.
- "St Kilda Town Hall. Brighton Road (corner Carlisle Street), St Kilda". A Place of Sensuous Resort: Buildings of St Kilda and their People. St Kilda Historical Society. 2005. Retrieved 4 April 2015.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (1 August 1995). Victorian local government amalgamations 1994-1995: Changes to the Australian Standard Geographical Classification (PDF). Commonwealth of Australia. p. 11. ISBN 0-642-23117-6. Retrieved 2007-12-16.
- Melway - Greater Melbourne Street Directory (22nd edition). Glen Iris, Victoria: Melway Publishing Pty Ltd. 1993. pp. Maps 57, 67. ISSN 0311-3957.