Heathcote Junction, Victoria

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Heathcote Junction
Victoria
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Heathcote Junction is located in Shire of Mitchell
Heathcote Junction
Heathcote Junction
Coordinates 37°22′0″S 145°01′0″E / 37.36667°S 145.01667°E / -37.36667; 145.01667Coordinates: 37°22′0″S 145°01′0″E / 37.36667°S 145.01667°E / -37.36667; 145.01667
Population 847 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3758
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Mitchell
State electorate(s) Euroa
Federal Division(s) McEwen

Heathcote Junction is a town in central Victoria, Australia. The town is located 77 kilometres (48 mi) north of the state capital, Melbourne and 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) from nearby Wandong. At the 2011 census, Heathcote Junction and the surrounding area had a combined population of 847.[1]

The town was affected by the Black Saturday bushfires, including one fatality.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Heathcote Junction (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Victoria Police Bush Fire Death Toll - Update 9:45am". Victoria Police. 2009-02-10. Retrieved 2009-02-10. 

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