Melbourne is a ceety in Victoria, Australie. It is Victoria's caipital an haes aboot 4.1 million indwallers (2009). It is the seicont biggest ceety in Australie.

Melbourne
Victoria
Melbourne city montage.jpg
Melbourne is locatit in Australia
Melbourne
Melbourne
Coordinates37°48′49″S 144°57′47″E / 37.81361°S 144.96306°E / -37.81361; 144.96306Coordinates: 37°48′49″S 144°57′47″E / 37.81361°S 144.96306°E / -37.81361; 144.96306
Population4,442,919 fowk (2014)[1] (2nt)
 • Density430/km2 (1,100/sq mi) [2]
Established30 August 1835
Elevation31 m (102 ft)
Aurie9,990.5 km2 (3,857.4 sq mi)(GCCSA)[3]
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10)
 • Simmer (DST)AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
LGA(s)31 Municipalities athort Greater Melbourne
CoontyGrant, Bourke, Mornington
State electorate(s)54 electoral districts and regions
Federal Diveesion(s)23 Diveesions
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfaw
20.15 °C
68 °F
10.25 °C
50 °F
646.9 mm
25.5 in

Sister ceetiesEedit

Melbourne haes seiven internaitional sister ceeties.[4] Accordin tae the Ceety o Melbourne cooncil, "the ceety as a whole haes been nourished bi thair influence, which extends frae educational, cultural an' sporting exchanges 'ae unparalleled business networking opportunities."[5][6][7] The recognised ceeties are:

ReferencesEedit

  1. "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2012-13: ESTIMATED RESIDENT POPULATION, States and Territories - Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (GCCSAs)". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 3 April 2014. Retrieved 8 April 2014. ERP at 30 June 2013.
  2. "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2012-13: Victoria: Population Density". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 30 April 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  3. "Greater Melbourne: Basic Community Profile" (xls). 2011 Census Community Profiles. Australian Bureau of Statistics. 28 March 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  4. "Sister city program". City of Melbourne. Retrieved 18 February 2015.
  5. "City of Melbourne — International relations — Sister cities". City of Melbourne. Retrieved 4 April 2008.
  6. "Melbourne and Boston: Sister Cities Association". Melbourne-Boston.org. Retrieved 18 February 2015.
  7. "The World Today - Melbourne makes Milan sister city". ABC Australia. 22 July 2003. Retrieved 18 February 2015.