Place:Campbells Creek, Victoria, Australia


NameCampbells Creek
Coordinates37.08665°S 144.20203°E
Located inVictoria, Australia

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Campbells Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia. The town sits on the southern outskirts of Castlemaine on the Midland Highway. The town derives its name from a tributary of the Loddon, Campbells Creek, which flows through the township. At the 2006 Census, Campbells Creek had a population of 1,266.

Campbells Creek was founded during the gold rush of the 1850s and the Post Office opened on 16 April 1858.

The town has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League. The highest ever score in a senior game of Australian Rules football was scored by Campbells Creek, 100.34.634, defeating Primrose, 3.0.18, in a game in 1990.

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