Eltham North, Victoria

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Eltham North
MelbourneVictoria
Eltham North is located in Melbourne
Eltham North
Eltham North
Coordinates 37°41′53″S 145°08′38″E / 37.698°S 145.144°E / -37.698; 145.144Coordinates: 37°41′53″S 145°08′38″E / 37.698°S 145.144°E / -37.698; 145.144
Population 6,805 (2016)[1]
Postcode(s) 3095
Location 21 km (13 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)
State electorate(s) Eltham
Federal Division(s) Jagajaga
Suburbs around Eltham North:
St Helena Diamond Creek Kangaroo Ground
Greensborough Eltham North Research
Briar Hill Eltham Research

Eltham North is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 21 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Banyule and the Shire of Nillumbik. At the 2016 Census, Eltham North had a population of 6,805.

History[edit]

Eltham North Post Office opened around 1934 and closed in 1966.[2]

The graveyard was founded by Glen and Katherine for whom which the local Glen Katherine Primary school is named.

Today[edit]

Eltham North shares the same postcode as Eltham (3095).

The suburb is home to the North Eltham Wanderers Cricket Club, the Eltham North Soccer Club and the Eltham North Jets Basketball Club.

The other schools within Eltham North include Glen Katherine Primary School, St. Helena Secondary College, Holy Trinity Catholic Primary School and Eltham North Primary School.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Eltham North (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2017-07-03.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008