Fraser Rise, Victoria

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Fraser Rise
Fraser Rise Locality Entry Sign.JPG
Locality entry sign, October 2018
Fraser Rise is located in Melbourne
Fraser Rise
Fraser Rise
Coordinates37°42′15″S 144°42′45″E / 37.70417°S 144.71250°E / -37.70417; 144.71250Coordinates: 37°42′15″S 144°42′45″E / 37.70417°S 144.71250°E / -37.70417; 144.71250
LGA(s)City of Melton
State electorate(s)Sydenham
Federal Division(s)Gorton
Suburbs around Fraser Rise:
Plumpton Plumpton Hillside
Bonnie Brook Fraser Rise Caroline Springs
Deanside Deanside Caroline Springs

Fraser Rise is a suburb in the north-west of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its local government area is the City of Melton. The suburb was gazetted by the Office of Geographic Names on 9 February 2017,[1] following a proposal for eleven new suburbs by the City of Melton. The new name officially came into effect in mid-2017.[2][3]

Prior to the suburb's creation, the area was part of Plumpton.


  1. ^ "Locality boundaries". Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 25 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Landy, Samantha (10 February 2017). "Eleven new suburbs to be established in the Melton growth area, west of Melbourne's CBD". Herald Sun. Archived from the original on 25 February 2017. Retrieved 25 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  3. ^ "New suburbs". City of Melton. Retrieved 25 February 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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