Mount Melville, Western Australia
Albany, Western Australia
Map of Mount Melville within Albany
|Population||1,079 (2011 census)|
|• Density||372/km2 (964/sq mi)|
|Area||2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)|
|LGA(s)||City of Albany|
Mount Melville was gazetted as a suburb in 1979.
It is set within native bush with walk trails and a sealed road to the top. A distinctive observation tower is situated at the peak that offers panoramic views as far as the Stirling Range to the north.
The mount has an elevation of 152 metres (499 ft).
The western side of Mount Melville is the site of the town's main waste management facility.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Mount Melville (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2015-01-04.
- "Naming of Localities - Town of Albany (per 3773/57 V4)". Western Australia Government Gazette. 8 June 1979. p. 1979:1501.
- "Bonzle Digital Atlas - Mount Melville, WA". 2007. Retrieved 2010-02-22.