Murchison East, Victoria

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Murchison East

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Murchison East
Coordinates 36°36′55″S145°14′25″E / 36.61528°S 145.24028°E / -36.61528; 145.24028 Coordinates: 36°36′55″S145°14′25″E / 36.61528°S 145.24028°E / -36.61528; 145.24028
Population 135 (2011 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 3610
LGA(s) City of Greater Shepparton
State electorate(s) Euroa
Federal Division(s) Murray

Murchison East is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is located in the City of Greater Shepparton. At the 2016 census, Murchison East had a population of 135. [1]

Victoria (Australia) State in Australia

Victoria is a state in south-eastern Australia. Victoria is Australia's smallest mainland state and its second-most populous state overall, making it the most densely populated state overall. Most of its population lives concentrated in the area surrounding Port Phillip Bay, which includes the metropolitan area of its state capital and largest city, Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city. Victoria is bordered by Bass Strait and Tasmania to the south, New South Wales to the north, the Tasman Sea to the east, and South Australia to the west.

Australia Country in Oceania

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total area. The neighbouring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. The population of 25 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney. The country's other major metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.

City of Greater Shepparton Local government area in Victoria, Australia

The City of Greater Shepparton is a local government area in the Hume region of Victoria, Australia, located in the north-east part of the state. It covers an area of 2,422 square kilometres (935 sq mi) and, at the 2016 Census, had a population of 63,867. It includes the city of Shepparton and the towns of Arcadia, Ardmona, Congupna, Dookie, Grahamvale, Kialla, Lemnos, Merrigum, Mooroopna, Murchison, Tallygaroopna, Tatura, Toolamba and Undera. It was formed in 1994 from the amalgamation of the City of Shepparton, Shire of Shepparton, and parts of the Shire of Rodney, Shire of Euroa, Shire of Goulburn, Shire of Tungamah, Shire of Violet Town and Shire of Waranga.

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  1. 1 2 Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Murchison East (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 September 2017. Blue pencil.svg

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