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About Melbourne

Boundary map

Find out more about Melbourne from its maps - including information about suburbs, Melbourne, cultural diversity and more.

Precincts and suburbs

The City of Melbourne is made up of the city centre and a number of precincts and inner-city suburbs that have their own distinctive character.

Melbourne city skyline at night

What makes Melbourne tick? Read up on Melbourne lifestyle, our multicultural communities, weather and more.

Premier events

The City of Melbourne presents events that activate our municipality, like Moomba, Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, Melbourne Music Week and more.

Aboriginal man

The City of Melbourne collaborates with its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in the development of its strategies and protocols.

Information about


Historic pic of tram in Swanston Street with Town Hall in background

Melbourne is located on the traditional land of the Kulin Nation and was founded in 1835.

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Research and statistics

Research and statistics

Find out about suburban demographics, population and housing, the Census of Land Use and Employment and other research.

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Melbourne Awards - celebrating inspirational Melburnians

Celebrating the people and organisations whose vision and hard work shapes our city.

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A view of Melbourne city centre from the bank of the River Yarra

The face of Melbourne is constantly changing. Discover how our major projects are breathing new life into the city.

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