Brimbank Profile and Facts and Figures

Located in the heart of Melbourne’s West, and covering Sunshine, St Albans, Keilor, Deer Park, and Sydenham – we are only 11 km from Melbourne’s CBD at its closest point.

Our municipality is nestled between established inner urban precincts and the outlying western suburbs – the fastest growing urban areas in Australia.

This is a well-connected city and offers the land, linkages and locations necessary to support this growing Western Region of Melbourne including:

  • central location linking established centres and new growth areas
  • land for development
  • established town centres
  • easy access to rail, road, port and aviation infrastructure
  • links to the Princes Freeway, Calder Freeway, Western Highway and M80 Western Ring Road and the regional centres of Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo
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Key Facts and Figures

  • 123 km2 area
  • 190,000+ population
  • 11 km from Melbourne’s CBD at its closest
  • 8 km from Melbourne International Airport
  • rail and road links to Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo
  • 45,000+ jobs
  • 13,000+ active businesses
  • 2,230 ha of developed industrial zoned land
  • 753 ha of vacant industrial zoned land