Kennington, Victoria

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Kennington
BendigoVictoria
Kennington Reservoir.jpg
Kennington Reservoir
Kennington is located in City of Bendigo
Kennington
Kennington
Coordinates 36°47′S 144°18′E / 36.783°S 144.300°E / -36.783; 144.300Coordinates: 36°47′S 144°18′E / 36.783°S 144.300°E / -36.783; 144.300
Population 5,830 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3550
Location 3 km (2 mi) from Bendigo
LGA(s) City of Greater Bendigo
State electorate(s) Bendigo East
Federal Division(s) Bendigo

Kennington is a suburb of Bendigo, a city in Victoria, Australia. The suburb is located 3 kilometres (2 mi) south-east of the Bendigo city centre and at the 2011 census had a population of 5,830.[1] The suburb is home to the Kennington Reservoir.[2]

History[edit]

The Post Office opened on 1 May 1913 and closed in 1972.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Kennington (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2014-12-03.  Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Kennington Reservoir, Bendigo". Department of Primary Industries(Victoria). Retrieved 2008-06-22. 
  3. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Retrieved 2008-04-11.