Mount Egerton, Victoria

Mount Egerton, Victoria

Mount Egerton is a historic gold mining town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on the mountain by the same name in the Shire of Moorabool Local Government Area, 97 kilometres (60 mi) north west of the state capital, Melbourne. At the 2006 census, Mount Egerton had a population of 215.

It was named after settler George Egerton

The town's main street is Main Road and consists of the historic gold mine and battery, general store (Now closed) and hall. While nearby are the local primary school and recreational reserve.

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