Demographic Profile of the City of Banyule
The City of Banyule is located in Melbourne's north-eastern suburbs, between 7 and 21 kilometres from the Melbourne CBD. It is an established residential area with significant open spaces and parklands.
There are seven precincts within Banyule and 18 suburbs that lay on a total land area of about 63 square kilometres. The Yarra River runs along Banyule's south border while the west is defined by Darebin Creek. Major features include the Simpson Army Barracks, Austin Hospital, Melbourne Polytechnic and Greensborough Shopping Centre.
The Wurundjeri Willam people were the original inhabitants of the area and are the traditional owners of this land.