Merrigum

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Merrigum
Victoria
MerrigumDistrictHistoricalSocietyMuseum.JPG
Museum
Merrigum is located in City of Greater Shepparton
Merrigum
Merrigum
Coordinates 36°22′S 145°08′E / 36.367°S 145.133°E / -36.367; 145.133Coordinates: 36°22′S 145°08′E / 36.367°S 145.133°E / -36.367; 145.133
Population 679 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3618
Location
LGA(s) City of Greater Shepparton
State electorate(s)
Federal Division(s) Murray

Merrigum is a town in the Goulburn Valley region of Victoria, Australia. The town is in the City of Greater Shepparton local government area, 197 kilometres (122 mi) north of the state capital, Melbourne. At the 2011 census, Merrigum had a population of 672.[1]

Merrigum Post Office opened on 1 February 1875.[2]

Merrigum fields Australian Rules football and netball teams in the Kyabram District Football Netball League.

Golfers play at the course of the Merrigum Golf Club.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Merrigum (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 December 2014. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11
  3. ^ Golf Select, Merrigum, retrieved 2009-05-11

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