Yuroke, Victoria

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Yuroke is located in Melbourne
Coordinates37°36′00″S 144°52′48″E / 37.600°S 144.880°E / -37.600; 144.880Coordinates: 37°36′00″S 144°52′48″E / 37.600°S 144.880°E / -37.600; 144.880
Population142 (2016)[1]
Location26 km (16 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)City of Hume
State electorate(s)Yuroke
Federal Division(s)Calwell
Localities around Yuroke:
Oaklands Junction Yuroke Craigieburn

Yuroke is a bounded rural locality within Greater Melbourne in Victoria, Australia. It is adjacent to the Melbourne Metropolitan Area beyond the Urban Growth Boundary.[2] It is 26 km north from Melbourne's central business district and its local government area is the City of Hume. At the 2016 census, Yuroke had a population of 142.

Yuroke is located between Mickleham and Greenvale, on Mickleham Road.

Yuroke Post Office opened around 1902 and closed in 1975.[3]

Yuroke was the filming location for Melbourne band Painters & Dockers' single Nude School.

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  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Yuroke (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 3 July 2017. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Urban Growth Boundary map Archived 5 April 2011 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Phoenix Auctions History, Post Office List, retrieved 25 March 2021