Watsonia North, Victoria
|• Density||2,720/km2 (7,060/sq mi)|
|Area||1.4 km2 (0.5 sq mi)|
|Location||20 km (12 mi) from Melbourne|
|LGA(s)||City of Banyule|
Watsonia North is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 17 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Banyule. The Watsonia Military Camp existed during WWII and was then handed over to the State Housing Commission for emergency housing.
Watsonia North is home to Binnak Park stretching from the north to the south of the suburb, from Cameron Parade to Binnak Drive.
Part of the residential area of Watsonia North was once owned by the Christian Brothers of Parade College until the early 1980s.
Public Library facilities are provided by Yarra Plenty Regional Library. The nearest library is located at Watsonia
- Matthew Kreuzer, the number one draft pick in the 2007 Australian Football League National draft is a resident of Watsonia North.
- Shire of Diamond Valley - Watsonia North was previously within this local government area.