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Overview Coldstream is a suburb in Greater Melbourne, situated 36 kilometres northeast of Melbourne’s central business district. The suburb is located within the local government area of the Shire of Yarra Ranges and has a population of 2,164 based on the 2016 census.
The suburbs surrounding Coldstream are Yering, Yarra Glen, Healesville, Bend of Islands, Gruyere, Chirnside Park, Lily Dale, and Wandin North.
Living in Coldstream Coldstream is an up and coming tourist destination in the region. This area, as well as neighbouring localities here, have plenty of wineries worth visiting. It is one of the coldest places in the Melbourne area, with winter morning temperatures dropping to 0 °C.
For other facilities, Coldstream has a primary school, a community centre, several farms and an airport, which the Doake Family privately owns. The said airport has been open since the 1960s and is used by a flying school, aero club and other private aircraft.
History of Coldstream The Ryrie brothers, who were overlanders from New South Wales, began their grazing venture in Coldstream and nearby Yering and Yaringberg in 1838. It is also here where William, one of the two brothers, started to plant vineyards, tended to by skilled workers from Switzerland.
The township of Coldstream began to develop in 1888 after a railway station opened in the area. In 1989, a Post Office opened here, and during the time, the locality was known as “The Lodge.
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