Essendon, is a suburb of , Victoria, , 8 km north-west of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Moonee Valley.

Landmarks in the Area

Sports centre
Windy Hill is an Australian rules football and cricket ground located in Napier Street, , a northwestern suburb of the metropolitan area. Photo: Rulesfan, Public domain.

Railway station
Essendon railway station is located on the Craigieburn line, in Victoria, Australia. Photo: Josh Parris, Public domain.

St Columba's College is an all-female Roman Catholic secondary school in the suburb of .

Localities in the Area

Moonee Ponds is an inner suburb of , Victoria, , 7 km north-west from Melbourne's central business district. is situated 2 km southeast of Essendon. Photo: Bidgee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Little Italy in Victoria, , is a "Little Italy" cultural precinct of the Italian community of Melbourne. is situated 8 km southeast of Essendon.

Westgarth is a locality in , Victoria, . is situated 8 km southeast of Essendon.


Also Known As

In the Area



A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.  

Popular Destinations in Victoria

Your world is without borders.

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map.