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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.
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The City of Melbourne manages many arts programs and events aimed at nurturing the city's creative industries.
The City of Melbourne collaborates with its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in the development of its strategies and protocols.
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Melbourne is located on the traditional land of the Kulin Nation and was founded in 1835 by Sir John Batman.
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Find out about suburban demographics, population and housing, the Census of Land Use and Employment and other research.
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The face of Melbourne is constantly changing. Discover how our major projects are breathing new life into the city.
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