- Darley, Victoria
Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Population: 6,754(2006) Postcode: 3340 Coordinates: Coordinates: Location: 2 km (1 mi) from Bacchus Marsh LGA: Shire of Moorabool State District: Melton Federal Division: Ballarat Suburbs around Darley: Korobeit Coimadai Merrimu Pentland Hills Darley Merrimu Bacchus Marsh Bacchus Marsh Bacchus Marsh
Darley is a suburb of Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia located directly north of the central area across the Western Freeway. It is the most populous locality and earliest settlement (1838) in Bacchus Marsh. At the 2006 census, Darley had a population of 6,754.
It is bordered by the Lerderderg River to the east, Korkuperrimui Creek to the west, Western Freeway to the south and Lerderderg State Park to the north. Darley is located on the rural-urban fringe, the topography varies but is mostly undulating.
It began as a small agricultural settlement on the bend of the Lerderderg River in 1838 and was surveyed and proclaimed a town in 1861.
In recent decades Darley has rapidly grown and has become a major suburban area of Bacchus Marsh with a large number of housing estates and developments to the east south and north capitalising on Darley's proximity to the freeway.
The suburb is home to Bacchus Marsh Secondary College (extension closed 2008 relocated back to Maddingley), Darley primary school, Pentland Hills Primary School, large sports oval (Darley Oval)home to the Darley Football Club, IGA supermarket and small commercial centre on Albert Street.
- ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Darley (state suburb) )". 2006 Census QuickStats. http://www.censusdata.abs.gov.au/ABSNavigation/prenav/LocationSearch?collection=Census&period=2006&areacode=UCL202000&producttype=QuickStats&breadcrumb=PL&action=401. Retrieved 2007-10-25.
Towns in the Shire of Moorabool
Bacchus Marsh • Ballan • Balliang • Balliang East • Barkstead • Barrys Reef • Beremboke • Blackwood • Blakeville • Bolwarrah • Bullarook • Bullarto South • Bunding • Bungal • Bungaree • Buninyong • Cargerie • Clarendon • Claretown • Clarkes Hill • Coimadai • Colbrook • Dales Creek • Darley • Dunnstown • Durham Lead • Elaine • Fiskville • Glenmore • Glen Park • Gordon • Greendale • Grenville • Hopetoun Park • Ingliston • Korobeit • Korweinguboora • Lal Lal • Leigh Creek • Lerderderg • Long Forest Maddingley • Millbrook • Meredith • Merrimu • Mollongghip • Morrisons • Mount Doran • Mount Egerton • Mount Wallace • Myrniong • Navigators Parwan • Pentland Hills • Pootilla • Rowsley • Scotsburn • Spargo Creek • Springbank • Trentham • Wallace • Warrenheip • Watten Flat • Yendon
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Darley — may refer to: Places in England Darley Abbey, a village in Derbyshire Darley Dale, a town in Derbyshire Darley Moor, a motor racing circuit on a former RAF airfield in Derbyshire Darley, North Yorkshire, a village in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire,… … Wikipedia
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show — Victoria s Secret Angels … Wikipedia
Darley Stud — is a Thoroughbred breeding operation owned by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai and vice president of the United Arab Emirates. Darley breeds horses in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the United States, Dubai, Japan and… … Wikipedia
Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show — Victoria s Secret Angels … Википедия
DARLEY, Sir Frederick Matthew (1830-1910) — chief justice of New South Wales son of Henry Darley, a member of the Irish bar, was born in Ireland on 18 September 1830. Educated at Dungannon College, where he had as a schoolfellow, George Higinbotham (q.v.), afterwards chief justice of… … Dictionary of Australian Biography
Frederick Matthew Darley — Sir Frederick Matthew Darley, GCMG, PC, (18 September 1830 – 4 January 1910) was the sixth Chief Justice of New South Wales, an eminent barrister, a member of the New South Wales Parliament, a lieutenant governor of New South Wales, and a member… … Wikipedia
Bacchus Marsh, Victoria — Infobox Australian Place | type = town name = Bacchus Marsh state = vic caption = Main St, Bacchus Marsh lga = Shire of Moorabool postcode = 3340 pop = 13,261 est = elevation= 118 maxtemp = 21.6 mintemp = 7.2 rainfall = 505.4 stategov = Melton… … Wikipedia
List of localities in Victoria (Australia) — Map of Local Government Areas in Victoria This is a list of locality names and populated place names in the state of Victoria, Australia, outside the Melbourne metropolitan area. It is organised by region from the south west of the state to the… … Wikipedia
List of schools in Victoria — A list of schools in Victoria, Australia. Government Primary Schools A * [http://www.abbotsfordps.vic.edu.au/ Abbotsford Primary School] * [http://www.aberfeldieps.vic.edu.au/ Aberfeldie Primary School] * [http://www.airlyps.vic.edu.au/ Airly… … Wikipedia
List of schools in Victoria, Australia — This is a list of schools in Victoria, Australia. (NOTE: This list is not complete) Contents 1 Government Primary Schools 1.1 A 1.2 B 1.3 C 1.4 … Wikipedia