Pyramid Hill, Victoria


Pyramid Hill, Victoria

Infobox Australian Place | type = town
name = Pyramid Hill
state = vic


caption =
lga = Shire of Loddon
postcode = 3575
est =
pop = 607 (2006)Census 2006 AUS | id = SSC26495 | name = Pyramid Hill (State Suburb) | accessdate = 2007-10-01 | quick = on]
elevation=
maxtemp =
mintemp =
rainfall =
stategov = Swan Hill
fedgov = Murray
dist1 = 254
dir1 = NW
location1= Melbourne
dist2 = 86
dir2 = NW
location2= Bendigo
dist3 = 66
dir3 = W
location3= Echuca
dist4 = 48
dir4 = SE
location4= Echuca

Pyramid Hill is a town in Victoria, Australia located in the Shire of Loddon. It is located convert|254|km|mi|0|lk=on north of Melbourne and convert|86|km|mi|0|lk=on north of Bendigo. At the 2006 census, Pyramid Hill had a population of 607. The town has its own railway station.

The Post Office opened on 17 November 1875.Citation
last = Premier Postal History | title = Post Office List | url = https://www.premierpostal.com/cgi-bin/wsProd.sh/Viewpocdwrapper.p?SortBy=VIC&country= | accessdate = 2008-04-11
] The railway arrived in 1884.

The town hosts an annual agricultural show each October or November.

The town has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Loddon Valley Football League.

References

* [http://www.doi.vic.gov.au/doi/knowyour.nsf/webPageSummaries/NEWTON-Pyramid+Hill-All#SMALLTOWNS Department of Sustainability and Environment: Know Your Area - Pyramid Hill]
* [http://www.smh.com.au/news/Victoria/Pyramid-Hill/2005/02/17/1108500207236.html Sydney Morning Herald: Travel - Pyramid Hill]


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