Melbourne Airport, Victoria

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This article is about the suburb. For the airport, see Melbourne Airport.
Melbourne Airport
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Melbourne Airport is located in Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
Melbourne Airport
Coordinates 37°41′15″S 144°50′26″E / 37.68750°S 144.84056°E / -37.68750; 144.84056Coordinates: 37°41′15″S 144°50′26″E / 37.68750°S 144.84056°E / -37.68750; 144.84056
Population 142 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3045
Location 19 km (12 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s) City of Hume
State electorate(s) Sunbury

Melbourne Airport is a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 19 km north-west from Melbourne's central business district (CBD). Its local government area is the City of Hume. At the 2011 Census, Melbourne Airport had a population of 142.

The suburb is the location of Melbourne Airport and the Tullamarine Country Club. Since 2013, it has been home to the True Value Solar Centre, which is the training and administrative base for the Essendon Football Club and the Victorian arm of the Australian Paralympic Committee.[2]

See also[edit]

  • City of Keilor – A former local government area which Melbourne Airport was a part of.
  • Shire of Bulla – A former local government area which Melbourne Airport was a part of.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Melbourne Airport (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 22 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Rohan Connolly (28 October 2013). "Lifetimes of memories and legends depart Windy Hill". The Age. Retrieved 30 March 2014.