|• Density||1,630/km2 (4,200/sq mi)|
|Area||0.5 km2 (0.2 sq mi)|
|Location||7 km (4 mi) from Melbourne|
|LGA(s)||City of Stonnington|
Kooyong is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the City of Stonnington local government area. Kooyong recorded a population of 817 at the 2016 Census.
Kooyong takes its name from Kooyong Koot Creek, which was the original name given to Gardiners Creek by the government surveyor, Robert Hoddle, in 1837. It is thought that the name derives from an Aboriginal word meaning camp or resting place, or haunt of the wild fowl. It is best known for being the site of Kooyong Stadium.
Kooyong Post Office opened on 18 March 1912.
- City of Malvern - Kooyong was previously within this former local government area.
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