Panton Hill, Victoria
Panton Hill general store
|Population||1,158 (2011 census)|
|Elevation||154 m (505 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Nillumbik|
Panton Hill is a town in Victoria, Australia, 32 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the Shire of Nillumbik. At the 2011 Census, Panton Hill had a population of 1,158.
Panton Hill Post Office opened on 1 October 1875.
The Panton Hill Primary School, number 1134, was originally a two (2) room building with the Headmasters residence beside it.
The town has a hotel. General Store/Post Office and a football team called the Panton Hill Redbacks, competing in the Northern Football League and a cricket club in the Diamond Valley Cricket Association, with 4 senior teams and 4 junior teams. It is also home to a small church, St. Matthews,() and several wineries including Panton Hill Winery.
Panton Hill Primary School has an enrolment of approximately 150. The nearest high schools are Diamond Valley Secondary College and Eltham College of Education. Panton Hill also has a volunteer Country Fire Brigade that services Panton Hill and the surrounding areas. A park in the centre of town has been dedicated to the memory of 5 of Panton Hill's firefighters who perished on Ash Wednesday. Panton Hill Primary School's houses are named after these firefighters.
- Shire of Eltham - the former local government area of which Panton Hill was a part
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