Richmond self storage
Information about Richmond Self Storage
out about Richmond Self Storage. Richmond is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria,
Australia, 3 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business
District in the local government area of the City of Yarra
municipality and 22.1 km away from
where City West Storage is located. The 2011 Census listed
Richmond's population as 26,121
Three of the 82 designated major
activity centres identified in the Melbourne 2030 Metropolitan
Strategy are located in Richmond—the commercial strips of Victoria Street, Bridge Road and Swan Street. The diverse suburb has been the
subject of gentrification since the early 1990s and now contains an
eclectic mix of expensively converted warehouse residences, public housing
high-rise flats and terrace houses from the Victorian-era.
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Richmond is well known for its
vibrant and popular Little Saigon area along Victoria Street;
however, the area is also recognised for the illicit drug dealing (especially
heroin) that occurs in both street-based and domestic contexts.
Richmond was named
after Richmond Hill, London, with its outlook of the river bend (Yarra),
however the waterfront area was later named Cremorne.
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Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state
of Victoria and is the second biggest city in Australia - after Sydney.
"Melbourne" refers to the area that spans 9,900 km2.
This comprises the broader metropolitan area, as well as being the common name
for the Central Business District (CBD). The City of Melbourne is located on
Port Phillip Bay and expands into the hinterlands towards the Dandenong and
Macedon mountain ranges, the Mornington Peninsula and the Yarra Valley.
consists of a total of 31 ‘municipalities’, commonly known as councils or
shires that are tasked with governing the local areas they are responsible for.
It has a population of 4,529,500 as of 2015, and its inhabitants are called
was founded by free settlers from the British Crown colony (what we now know as
England) on 30 August 1835. Australia was called ‘Van Diemen’s Land’ and the
state of Victoria did not exist at the time - Melbourne was in the colony of
New South Wales and was named by its Governor, Sir Richard Bourke in honour of
then British Prime Minister William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne.
was officially declared a city by Queen Victoria, whom Lord Melbourne was close
to, in 1847. In 1851, it became the
capital of the newly founded colony of Victoria.
the 1850’s, during the great Victoria Gold Rush, Melbourne was transformed into
one of the world's largest and wealthiest cities.
rates highly in education, entertainment, health care, research and
development, tourism and sport. It has been voted the World’s most liveable
city for six years in a row up until 2016.
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