Langwarrin South, Victoria

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Langwarrin South
MelbourneVictoria
Langwarrin South is located in Melbourne
Langwarrin South
Langwarrin South
Coordinates 38°11′20″S 145°11′20″E / 38.189°S 145.189°E / -38.189; 145.189Coordinates: 38°11′20″S 145°11′20″E / 38.189°S 145.189°E / -38.189; 145.189
Population 1,003 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3911
Location 47 km (29 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Frankston
State electorate(s) Hastings
Federal Division(s)
Localities around Langwarrin South:
Frankston Langwarrin Pearcedale
Frankston South Langwarrin South Pearcedale
Baxter Baxter Pearcedale

Langwarrin South is an official bounded locality in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 47 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Frankston. At the 2006 Census, Langwarrin South had a population of 1003.

Langwarrin South is bounded in the north by Robinsons Road, in the east by Dandenong-Hastings Road, in the south by Golf Links and Baxter-Tooradin Roads and in the west by the route of the proposed extension of the Mornington Peninsula Freeway.

Mulberry Hill[edit]

Langwarrin South is the location of Mulberry Hill, the former home of Daryl Lindsay and writer Joan Lindsay, author of Picnic at Hanging Rock. Joan Lindsay bequeathed the house to the National Trust of Australia. Situated on Golf Links Road, the house is open to the public.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Langwarrin South (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 31 March 2009. 
  2. ^ National Trust