Grangefields, Victoria

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Grangefields
Victoria
Grangefields is located in Melbourne
Grangefields
Grangefields
Coordinates37°42′15″S 144°38′15″E / 37.70417°S 144.63750°E / -37.70417; 144.63750Coordinates: 37°42′15″S 144°38′15″E / 37.70417°S 144.63750°E / -37.70417; 144.63750
Established2017
Postcode(s)3335
LGA(s)City of Melton
State electorate(s)Kororoit
Federal Division(s)Gorton
Suburbs around Grangefields:
Melton Bonnie Brook Bonnie Brook
Melton Grangefields Aintree
Cobblebank Thornhill Park Rockbank

Grangefields is a suburb in the outer 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 is expected to officially come into effect in mid-2017.[2][3]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Locality boundaries". Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 25 February 2017.
  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: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  3. ^ "New suburbs". City of Melton. Retrieved 25 February 2017.