MOONEE PONDS

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Population   
13,532 (2011)
   
Federal Division(s)   
City of Moonee Valley

Area
4.4 km² (1.7 sq mi)

Location
7 km (4 mi) from Melbourne

Suburbs around Moonee Ponds  
Aberfeldie
Maribyrnong
Essendon
Ascot Vale
Brunswick West
Parkville
   
Area Profile
Moonee Ponds is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km north-west from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Moonee Valley. At the 2011 Census, Moonee Ponds had a population of 13,532.
   
Moonee Ponds is home to Queens Park and the Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Transport   
Moonee Ponds Station is located at the western end of Puckle Street, on the Craigieburn railway line. Bus 467 runs from the station to Aberfeldie. At the eastern end of Puckle Street is Moonee Ponds Junction. Tram number 82 terminates at the junction and Tram number 59 stops there. There is a bus interchange at the junction (called Moonee Ponds Interchange) where many bus routes terminate (routes  404 , 472 , 475 , 476 , 477 , 478 , 479 , 483 , 501 , 504 , 506 and 508 ).
   
The Maribyrnong River Trail and Moonee Ponds Creek Trail are cycling tracks in and around Moonee Ponds.