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Overview Pakenham South is a suburb located within the Shire of Cardinia local government area in Victoria, Australia. It belongs to the federal division of La Trobe. The suburb is approximately 59 km from Melbourne and is bordered by the suburbs of Officer South, Pakenham, Nar Nar Goon, Cardinia, Rythdale, Koo Wee Rup, and Nar Nar Goon North.
Living in Pakenham South Pakenham South is a rural suburb and locality within the state of Victoria. The population of Pakenham South consists of a majority of families with children. The median age of the population is 48. These families live in private dwellings with an average household size of 2.7. The largest share of the demographic in the population are those children who range from 0 to 4 years old and people aged 65 and above. In terms of employment, most of the residents in Pakenham South are involved in growing apples and pears, horse and dog racing activities, dairy cattle farming, and construction.
History of Pakenham South This suburb is located in an Aboriginal country once inhabited by the Boon Wurrung people. They served as custodians of the land prior to the arrival of white settlers. The name of this suburb is given in honour of Sir Edward Pakenham. It is located directly south of another suburb in Victoria – Pakenham.
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