Eden Park, Victoria

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Eden Park
Victoria
Eden Park nth.jpg
Aerial view of Eden Park from the north-west
Eden Park is located in Melbourne
Eden Park
Eden Park
Coordinates37°29′20″S 145°04′12″E / 37.489°S 145.070°E / -37.489; 145.070Coordinates: 37°29′20″S 145°04′12″E / 37.489°S 145.070°E / -37.489; 145.070
Population1,204 (2016)[1]
Postcode(s)3757
Elevation177 m (581 ft)
Location
LGA(s)City of Whittlesea
State electorate(s)Yan Yean
Federal Division(s)McEwen
Localities around Eden Park:
Beveridge Upper Plenty Whittlesea
Beveridge Eden Park Whittlesea
Beveridge Beveridge Beveridge

Eden Park is a locality in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 45 km north of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Whittlesea. At the 2016 Census, Eden Park had a population of 1,204.

Melbourne Polytechnic has an Eden Park training centre called Northern Lodge, which operates as a thoroughbred stud and vineyard for students undertaking equine studies, and courses in viticulture and winemaking. During 2011 there were community protests to stop the Eden Park Kangaroo Cull on the Eden Park property.[2][3]

Eden Park Post Office opened in a rural area on 7 October 1905 and closed in 1971.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Eden Park (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2017-07-03. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Marika Dobbin, 300 roos at horse stud to be culled, The Age, 17 December 2010. Accessed 17 September 2011.
  3. ^ Cheryl Balfour, Eden Park roo activists still hopping mad Archived 2012-04-02 at the Wayback Machine, Whittlesea Leader, 13 September 2011. Accessed 17 September 2011.
  4. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008

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