Cheviot - VIC

  Place Name


DEG: -37.23054 145.46524
DMS: 37º 13' 49.95" S 145º 27' 54.87" E
UTM: 55 H 5878449mN 363852mE
Altitude: 194.59m


Place Type

Population - Place Name


78.49kms NorthEast of Melbourne - Driving 116 km (1 hour 35 mins)
394.64kms SouthWest of Canberra - Driving 570 km (6 hours 18 mins)
668.94kms SouthEast of Adelaide - Driving 772 km (9 hours 22 mins)

Address & Contact

487-489 Frog Ponds Rd
Limestone VIC 3717
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The locality was named after a nearby pastoral run called Cheviot Hills, which in turn was named after the locality on the English-Scottish border. It was also called Ross Creek.

From 1889 until 1978 there was a railway station here on the now abandoned Mansfield-Tallarook line. The rails have gone but an old cargo shed survives, and to the northeast the Cheviot Tunnel provides an excellent example of brick workmanship of the nineteenth century.
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Closest Weather Station

Eildon Fire Tower at 09/03:00pm EST
Distance from Cheviot 33.45km E
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Eildon Fire Tower
Distance from Cheviot 33.45km E
Mean Max. °C27.326.822.918.
Mean Min. °C13.413.811.
Mean Rain mm36.446.939.040.355.067.266.776.763.551.861.242.3

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