1211 words Sandhurst, Victoria - Wikipedia

Sandhurst is an official bounded locality in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 37 kilometres south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Frankston. At the 2016 census, Sandhurst had a population of 4981.[1]

Sandhurst
Melbourne, Victoria
Sandhurst is located in Melbourne
Sandhurst
Sandhurst
Location in metropolitan Melbourne
Coordinates38 degrees 04′52″S 145 degrees 12′25″E / 38.081 degree S 145.207 degrees E / -38.081; 145.207Coordinates: 38 degrees 04′52″S 145 degrees 12′25″E / 38.081 degree S 145.207 degrees E / -38.081; 145.207
Population4981 (2016 census)[1]
Postcode(s)3977
Location37 kilometres (23 mi) from Melbourne
LGA(s)City of Frankston
State electorate(s)Carrum
Federal Division(s)Dunkley
Suburbs around Sandhurst:
Bangholme Lyndhurst Lynbrook
Patterson Lakes Sandhurst Skye
Seaford Carrum Downs Skye

Prior to 15 December 1994, the area now Sandhurst was part of the City of Cranbourne formerly the Shire of Cranbourne, and shares its postcode 3977 with Skye, Devon Meadows and Cranbourne.

State PoliticsEdit

Since the state election on 29 November 2014, The suburb of Sandhurst has been represented by Labor MP Sonya Kilkenny in Victoria's Legislative Assembly. Sandhurst falls within the Electoral district of Carrum.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "2016 Census QuickStats Sandhurst". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 29 September 2018.


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