Sutherlands Creek, Victoria

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Sutherlands Creek
Victoria
Sutherlands Creek is located in Golden Plains Shire
Sutherlands Creek
Sutherlands Creek
Coordinates 38°00′0″S 144°13′0″E / 38.00000°S 144.21667°E / -38.00000; 144.21667Coordinates: 38°00′0″S 144°13′0″E / 38.00000°S 144.21667°E / -38.00000; 144.21667
Population 243 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 3331
Location
LGA(s) Golden Plains Shire
State electorate(s) Polwarth
Federal Division(s) Corangamite
Localities around Sutherlands Creek:
Maude Maude Anakie
Russells Bridge Sutherlands Creek Anakie
Moorabool
Bannockburn Gheringhap Moorabool

Sutherlands Creek is a rural locality in Victoria, Australia. The locality is in the Golden Plains Shire, near the regional city of Geelong and 84 kilometres (52 mi) west of the state capital, Melbourne. At the 2006 census, Sutherlands Creek had a population of 243.[1]

Sutherlands Creek Post Office opened on 15 February 1860 and closed in 1960.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Sutherlands Creek (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2008-10-14. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11