About North Melbourne
North Melbourne Kangaroos were first known as Hotham Football Club
North Melbourne is an inner suburb of Melbourne, located 2km north-west of the CBD. The local government area for North Melbourne is the City of Melbourne. 2011 census specifies that North Melbourne had a population of 11,755.
North Melbourne was formally known as Hotham until 1877.
Distance to Melbourne: 2km North-West of Melbourne.
Public Transport: Trams, Trains & Buses.
Number Of Schools: 2
Access to Free Ways: Citylink
Homes: period homes – some Deco, some weatherboard, many renovated with heritage gardens, new low rise apartment blocks.
Surrounding suburbs: Flemington, Parkville, Carlton, Kensington, Melbourne, West Melbourne, Docklands