Arcadia, Victoria

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Arcadia
Victoria
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Former public hall at Arcadia, now a private residence
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Arcadia
Coordinates 36°34′S145°20′E / 36.567°S 145.333°E / -36.567; 145.333 Coordinates: 36°34′S145°20′E / 36.567°S 145.333°E / -36.567; 145.333
Population217 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 3631
Location
LGA(s) City of Greater Shepparton
State electorate(s) Euroa
Federal Division(s) Nicholls

Arcadia is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is on Kennedys Road, in the City of Greater Shepparton, south of Shepparton. At the 2016 census, Arcadia had a population of 217. [1]

The local railway station on the Goulburn Valley line opened on 13 January 1880 and closed on 30 June 1977. [2]

The Post Office opened on 24 November 1873, being replaced by Arcadia Railway Station office, which was renamed Arcadia around 1902 and closed in 1993. [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 "2016 Census QuickStats Arcadia". Australian Bureau if Statistics. Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  2. Bob Whitehead (2008). Tocumwal Railway Centenary.
  3. Phoenix Auctions History. "Post Office List" . Retrieved 12 March 2021.

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