- Kilsyth, Victoria
Infobox Australian Place | type = suburb
name = Kilsyth
city = Melbourne
state = vic
lga = Shire of Yarra Ranges
postcode = 3137
pop = 10,022 (2006)Census 2006 AUS | id = SSC21387 | name = Kilsyth (State Suburb) | accessdate = 2007-10-01 | quick = on]
area = 9
propval = $275,100 [ [http://www.domain.com.au/public/suburbprofile.aspx?suburb=Kilsyth&postcode=3137 Kilsyth] , accessed 27 November 2006]
stategov = Kilsyth
fedgov = Casey
dist1 = 34
dist2 = 8
near-nw = Croydon
near-n = Mooroolbark
near-ne = Montrose
near-w = Croydon
near-e = Montrose
near-sw = Croydon South
near-s = Kilsyth South
near-se = The Basin
Kilsyth is a suburb in
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its Local Government Area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges.
Kilsyth is named after
Kilsythin Scotland. The Post Office opened on 22 November 1900. 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 first school opened in 1910. Citation | last = Kilsyth Primary School | title = History | url = http://www.kilsythps.vic.edu.au/history_of_kilsyth_primary_schoo.htm | accessdate = 2008-09-01 ]
* Kilsyth is the home of the representative
basketballclub The ' Kilsyth Cobras'
* EFL Club, Kilsyth FC "The Cougars" has played in Eastern Football League since its inception. Also, for three years in the early 1980s in the V.F.A. Division Two.
*Kilsyth will be home to the
Australian rules footballunder 18 TAC cup side the 'Eastern Ranges'.
City of Croydon- the former local government area of which Kilsyth was a part.
Shire of Lilydale- the former local government area of which Kilsyth was a part.
* [http://www.kilsythbasketball.com.au Kilsyth Cobras]
* [http://www.efl.org.au/index.php?id=16&tx_ttnews [tt_news] =1652&tx_ttnews [backPid] =15&cHash=d3607c34d0 --- Eastern Football League 2008 News]
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