Newport Self Storage

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Newport is one of Melbourne’s western Suburbs

Newport is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, 7 km south-west from Melbourne’s central business district. Its Local Government Area is the City of Hobsons Bay. In 2006 at the Census, Newport had a population of 11,244.

The Newport Railway Workshops play a key role in the history of the suburb. Formerly the main workshops of Victorian Railways. The workshops are located south of the Newport railway station.

Newport Lakes Park is a flooded quarry surrounded by landscaped bushland and lawn,located in the north of the suburb. Stone was used from the quarry, which operated from the early 1920s to the 1960s, in various building projects around the area of Williamstown.

Newport Power Station is another feature of the suburb, the smokestack of which remains one of the tallest towers in Melbourne at 183 metres.

Victoria University maintains a campus in Newport, which focuses on automotive, metal fabrication, building and electrical trades. The Newport campus hosts the Centre for Curriculum Innovation and Development.

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