Mannerim, Victoria

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Mannerim
Victoria
Mannerim is located in City of Greater Geelong
Mannerim
Mannerim
Coordinates38°13′S 144°35′E / 38.217°S 144.583°E / -38.217; 144.583Coordinates: 38°13′S 144°35′E / 38.217°S 144.583°E / -38.217; 144.583
Population88 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)3222
LGA(s)City of Greater Geelong
State electorate(s)Bellarine
Federal Division(s)Corio
Localities around Mannerim:
Drysdale Drysdale St Leonards
Wallington Mannerim Swan Bay
Marcus Hill Point Lonsdale Swan Bay

Mannerim is a semi-rural locality on the Bellarine Peninsula of Victoria, Australia.

Characterised by hobby farms and wineries, it is centred on the Grubb Road-Bellarine Highway intersection.

History[edit]

The Post Office opened on 15 June 1893 and closed in 1975.[2]

From 1914 to 1920, it was the location of a training camp for covert operations infantry for the war in Europe.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mannerim (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 November 2017. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11