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If you are considering packing up and moving to Glen Huntly, continue reading for a brief history lesson to learn more about the lifestyle and what makes this suburb so great.
Overview Glen Huntly is a suburb in Melbourne, just 11 kilometres southeast of the city’s central business district. The suburb is located within the local government area of the City of Glen Eira and is neighboured by the suburbs of Caulfield, Caulfield East, Carnegie, Caulfield South, and Ormond. As of the 2016 census, Glen Huntly has a population of 5,040.
Living in Glen Huntly Its locals describe Glen Huntly as a “closely-knit” neighbourhood that is central to everything one would need.
On Glen Huntly Road, where the local train station is located, most shops and retail stores are located. A supermarket, grocery, restaurants with Indian influence are situated here.
Also located in this area is the Booran Reserve Playground, where there is an adventure playground, water play area, and facilities for BBQ and picnics.
There are plenty of educational facilities in and around Glen Huntly, including Glen Eira College, Glen Huntly Primary School, St. Anthony’s School, and Kilvington Grammar School.
History of Glen Huntly Since its establishment, the suburb has always been called Glen Huntly. However, the railway that opened in 1881 was named Glen Huntly Road and was renamed Glen Huntly in 1882 until it was again renamed Glenhuntly in 1937. Even the post office here was spelled differently. In 1907, the post office was named Glenhuntly but was then renamed in 1993 as Glen Huntly.
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