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Great Victoria Desert

The Great Victoria Desert, an interim Australian bioregion, is a sparsely populated desert area in Western Australia and South Australia. Location and description The Great Victoria is the largest desert in Australia and consists of many small sandhills, grassland plains, areas with a closely packed surface of pebbles (called desert pavement or gibber plains) and salt lakes. It is over wide (from west to east) and covers an area of from the Eastern Goldfields region of Western Australia to the Gawler Ranges in South Australia....

Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria is the capital city of British Columbia, Canada and is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island off Canada's Pacific coast. The city has a population of about 80,017 within the metropolitan area of Greater Victoria, which has a population of 344,615, making it the 15th most populous Canadian urban region. Victoria is about from BC's largest city of Vancouver on the mainland....

Victoria University, Toronto

Victoria University is a college of the University of Toronto, founded in 1836 and named for Queen Victoria. It is commonly called Victoria College, informally Vic, after the original academic component that now forms its undergraduate division. Since 1928, Victoria College has retained secular studies in the liberal arts and sciences while Emmanuel College has functioned as its postgraduate theological college. Victoria is situated in the northeastern part of the university campus, adjacent to St. Michael's College and Queen's Park....

Victoria University, Australia

Victoria University (VU) is a multi-sector tertiary institution (higher education and TAFE) based in Melbourne, Australia. VU has various colleges; for example: Arts, Business, Education, Engineering and Science, Health and Biomedicine, Law and Justice, and Sport and Exercise Science. VU operates out of nine campuses in the Melbourne CBD and western regions. VU was founded in 1916 as Footscray Technical School, making it the third oldest university in Victoria today. A further name change occurred in 1990 when the school was established as the Victoria University of Technology....

Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington was established in 1897 by Act of Parliament, and was a former constituent college of the University of New Zealand. It is particularly well known for its programmes in law, the humanities, and some scientific disciplines, but offers a broad range of other courses as well. Entry to all courses at first year is open, although entry to second year in some programmes (e.g. law, criminology, creative writing, architecture) is restricted....

Victoria Island (Canada)

Victoria Island (or Kitlineq) is an island in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and straddles the boundary between Nunavut and the Northwest Territories of Canada. It is the eighth largest island in the world, and at is Canada's second largest island. It is nearly double the size of Newfoundland, and is slightly larger than the island of Great Britain . It contains the world's largest island within an island within an island. The western third of the island belongs to the Inuvik Region in the Northwest Territories; the remainder is part of Nunavut's Kitikmeot Region....

Lake Victoria

Lake Victoria (Nam Lolwe in Luo; Victoria Nyanza in Bantu) is one of the African Great Lakes. The lake was named after Queen Victoria, by John Hanning Speke, an officer in the British Indian Army. With a surface area of, Lake Victoria is Africa’s largest lake by area, and it is the largest tropical lake in the world. Lake Victoria is the world's 2nd largest freshwater lake by surface area; only Lake Superior in North America is larger. In terms of its volume, Lake Victoria is the world's ninth largest continental lake, and it contains about 2,750 cubic kilometers (2....

Victoria line

The Victoria line is a deep-level London Underground route running from the south (Zone 2) to the north-east (Zone 3) of London. It is coloured light blue on the Tube map. Unlike most other lines on the Underground, it runs entirely below ground with the exception of the connection between Seven Sisters and the line's depot at Northumberland Park. Constructed in the 1960s, it was the first entirely new tube line in London for fifty years, and was designed to relieve congestion on other lines, in particular the Piccadilly line....

Mitchell River National Park (Victoria)

The Mitchell River National Park is a national park in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. It is approximately 300 km east of Melbourne by the most direct road route, and about 40 km north of Bairnsdale. Mitchell River The park's central feature is the Mitchell River. The Mitchell River is the largest unregulated river in Victoria and provides a unique example of riparian ecology. According to the Land Conservation Council Rivers & Streams Special Investigation 1990, "It is an important example of the large-scale biological systems that were once widespread in south-eastern Australia....

Victoria, Arkansas

Victoria is a town in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 59 at the 2000 census. It is named after a sister of the town's founder, Robert E. Lee Wilson. Geography Victoria is located at . According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 km² (0.3 mi²), all land. Victoria is located on State Highway 158 east of State Highway 181, and west of Interstate 55. Demographics As of the census of 2000, there were 59 people, 21 households, and 14 families residing in the town. The population density was 73.5/km² (191.7/mi²)....

Victoria, Illinois: Victoria is a village in Knox County, Illinois, United States. The population was 323 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Galesburg Micropolitan Statistical Area. Geography Victoria is located at ...

Victoria, Kansas: Victoria is a city in Ellis County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 1,214. History A group of English and Scottish colonists led by a Scotsman named George Gr...

Victoria, Minnesota: Victoria is a city in Carver County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 7,345 at the 2010 census. Geography According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of, of w...

La Victoria, Texas: La Victoria is a census-designated place (CDP) in Starr County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,683 at the 2000 census. Geography La Victoria is located at (26.339374, -98.641168). Accor...

Victoria, Virginia: Victoria is an incorporated town in Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States. The population was 1,725 at the 2010 census, which was down from the 1,821 reported in 2000. History Lunenburg County i...

Victoria County, New Brunswick: Victoria County (2011 population 19,921) is located in northwestern New Brunswick, Canada. Farming, especially of potatoes, is the major industry in the county. Census subdivisions Communities Ther...

Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls (or Mosi-oa-Tunya (Tokaleya Tonga: the Smoke that Thunders) is a waterfall in southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Naming David Livingstone, ...

Tidal River (Victoria): Tidal River is a river in Wilsons Promontory National Park, Wilsons Promontory, Victoria, Australia. It is also a permanent camping ground that takes its name from the river, which flows past the ca...

Ciudad Victoria: Ciudad Victoria, is the capital city of the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. It is located in the western-central region of the state. Ciudad Victoria is also the municipal seat of the surrounding Victor...

Portland, Victoria: The city of Portland is the oldest European settlement in what is now the state of Victoria, Australia. It is the main urban centre of the Shire of Glenelg. It is located on Portland Bay. History...

Victoria Harbour: Victoria Harbour is a natural landform harbour situated between Hong Kong Island and the Kowloon Peninsula in Hong Kong. The harbour's deep, sheltered waters and strategic location on the South China...

Victoria Embankment: Victoria Embankment is part of the Thames Embankment, a road and river-walk along the north bank of the River Thames in London. It runs from the Palace of Westminster to Blackfriars Bridge in the Cit...

Victoria Park, Hong Kong: Victoria Park is a public park in Hong Kong, named after Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. It is located in Causeway Bay, on the north of Hong Kong Island, between Causeway Bay and Tin Hau MTR st...

Victoria Ground: For Hartlepool United F.C.'s ground, see Victoria Park, Hartlepool The Victoria Ground was the home ground of Stoke City F.C. from 1878 until 1997, when the club relocated to the Britannia Stadium ...

Castlemaine, Victoria: Castlemaine is a small city in Victoria, Australia, in the goldfields region of Victoria about 120 kilometres northwest by road from Melbourne and about 40 kilometres from the major provincial centre...

Colac, Victoria: Colac is a small city in the Western District of Victoria, Australia, approximately 150 kilometres south-west of Melbourne on the southern shore of Lake Colac and the surrounding volcanic plains, a...

List of localities in Victoria (Australia): This is a list of locality names and populated place names in the state of Victoria, Australia, outside the Melbourne metropolitan area. It is organised by region from the south-west of the state to ...

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront: The Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in the historic heart of Cape Town's working harbour is South Africa's most-visited destination, having the highest rate of foreign tourists of any attraction in t...

Queenscliff, Victoria: Queenscliff is a small town on the Bellarine Peninsula in southern Victoria, Australia, south of Swan Bay at the entrance to Port Phillip. It is the administrative centre for the Borough of Queenscli...

Stawell, Victoria: Stawell (pronounced /stɔːl/, "Stawl"), is an Australian town in the Wimmera region of Victoria west-north-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Located within the Shire of Northern Grampians local...

Peterborough, Victoria: Peterborough is a town on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia; approximately three hours' drive from Melbourne. History The town was believed to have been founded when the schooner SS Sch...

Mansfield, Victoria: Mansfield is a small town in the foothills of the Victorian part of the Australian Alps. It is approximately 180 km, by road, north-east of Melbourne. At the 20011 census, Mansfield had a populatio...

North Melbourne, Victoria: North Melbourne is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2 km north-west of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Melbourne. At the 2011 Census, North ...

Victoria Land: Victoria Land is a region of Antarctica bounded on the east by the Ross Ice Shelf and the Ross Sea and on the west by Oates Land and Wilkes Land. It was discovered by Captain James Clark Ross in Janua...

Mont Albert, Victoria: Mont Albert is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area are the Cities of Boroondara and Whitehorse. At the 2011 Cens...

Ashburton, Victoria: Ashburton is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 Census, Ashburton ...

Balwyn, Victoria: Balwyn is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 Census, Balwyn had a popula...

Kew, Victoria: Kew is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 Census, Kew had a population ...

Kew East, Victoria: Kew East is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 8 km east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 Census, Kew East had a p...

Bells Beach, Victoria: Bells Beach is a coastal locality of Victoria, Australia in Surf Coast Shire and a renowned surf beach, located 100 km south-west of Melbourne, on the Great Ocean Road near the towns of Torquay and ...

Dixons Creek, Victoria: Dixons Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 46 km north-east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges. At the 2006 Census, Dixons Creek had ...

Don Valley, Victoria: Don Valley is a town in Victoria, Australia, approximately 70 km east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges. At the 2006 Census, Don Valley ...

Mount Dandenong, Victoria: Mount Dandenong is both a mountain and small township/suburb of Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, east from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarr...

Clyde North, Victoria: Clyde North is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 46 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Casey. Clyde North is centred around Ber...

Reservoir, Victoria: Reservoir (locally) is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 km north of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Darebin. At the 2011 Census, Reservoi...

Kooyong, Victoria: Kooyong is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Stonnington. At the 2011 Census, Kooyong had a...

Victoria, Seychelles: Victoria (sometimes called Port Victoria) is the capital city of the Seychelles and is situated on the north-eastern side of Mahé island, the archipelago's main island. The city was first establishe...

Ararat, Victoria: Ararat is a small city in south-west Victoria, Australia, about west of Melbourne, on the Western Highway on the eastern slopes of the Ararat Hills and Cemetery Creek valley between Victoria's Weste...

Torquay, Victoria: Torquay is a township in Victoria, Australia, which faces Bass Strait, 21 km. south of Geelong and is the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. It is bordered on the west by Spring Creek and its coastal...

Christmas Hills, Victoria: Christmas Hills is a town in Victoria, Australia, 35 km north-east of Melbourne's Central Business District in the local government area of the Shire of Nillumbik. At the 2011 Census, Christmas Hills...

Mallacoota, Victoria: Mallacoota is a small town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Mallacoota had a population of 972. At holiday times, particularly Easter and Christmas, the popula...

Victoria Tower: The Victoria Tower is the square tower at the south-west end of the Palace of Westminster in London, facing south and west onto Black Rod's Garden and Old Palace Yard. At, it is slightly taller than...

Barwon River (Victoria): For other uses, see Barwon River (disambiguation). The Barwon River rises in the Otway Ranges of Victoria, Australia, runs through Winchelsea and the city of Geelong, where it is joined by the Moo...

Queen Victoria Village: Queen Victoria Village, generally known as QV Village or just QV, is a precinct in the central business district of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Covering the city block bounded by Lonsdale, Little...

St. Andrew's Cathedral (Victoria, British Columbia): St. Andrew's Cathedral is the Roman Catholic cathedral for the diocese of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. Built in the High Victorian Gothic style, St. Andrew's was Victoria's third cathedral to...

Fernwood, Greater Victoria: Fernwood is a neighbourhood near downtown Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, bounded by the neighbourhoods of Jubilee, North Park, Fairfield, Downtown, Oaklands and Harris Green. Community The neig...

Victoria Junior College: Victoria Junior College (abbreviation: VJC) is a Pre-University co-educational institution in Singapore. It stands on Marine Vista, about one kilometre from affiliated Victoria School and a very sho...

Victoria Park, Sydney: Victoria Park is a large park in Sydney, situated on the corner of Parramatta Road and City Road, within the grounds of University of Sydney and across Parramatta Road from Broadway Shopping Centre. I...

Victoria River (Newfoundland and Labrador): The Victoria River is a tributary of the Exploits River in western Newfoundland, Canada. The Victoria River flows eastward from the Long Range Mountains to join the Exploits River at Red Indian Lake....

Hamilton, Victoria: Hamilton is a city in western Victoria, Australia. It is located at the intersection of the Glenelg Highway (from Ballarat to Mount Gambier) and the Henty Highway (from Portland to Horsham). The Hami...

Seaford, Victoria: Seaford is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 36 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Frankston. At the 2006 Census, Seaford had a...

Mont Albert North, Victoria: Mont Albert North is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 13 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Whitehorse. At the 2011 Census, Mont Alb...

Victoria Square, Adelaide: Victoria Square, also known as Tarndanyangga, is a public square in the South Australian capital of Adelaide. The square is in the centre of the city's grid of one square mile. The Kaurna people know ...

Ocean Grove, Victoria: Ocean Grove is a seaside town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Bellarine Peninsula. At the 2006 census, Ocean Grove had a population of 11,274. History In 1869 American Methodists established ...

Moyhu, Victoria: Moyhu is a small town in North East Victoria, Australia. It is situated approximately 2.5 hours' drive from Melbourne, and 25 minutes from Wangaratta. It is part of the Rural City of Wangaratta. At ...

Victoria Island (Nigeria): Victoria Island (VI) is an affluent town that encompasses a former island of the same name that sits between Lagos Island and the Lekki Peninsula in the Lagos Lagoon. It is the main business and fina...

Victorian Goldfields Railway: The Victorian Goldfields Railway is a broad gauge tourist railway in Victoria, Australia. It operates along a formerly disused branch line between the towns of Maldon and Castlemaine. History The...

Victoria Falls Bridge: The Victoria Falls Bridge crosses the Zambezi River just below the Victoria Falls and is built over the Second Gorge of the falls. As the river is the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia, the bridge li...

Victoria Park (TTC): Victoria Park is a station on the Bloor–Danforth line of the subway system in Toronto, Canada. It is located at 777 Victoria Park Avenue, one block north of Danforth Avenue. The station itself can ...

Victoria Centre: The Victoria Centre is a shopping centre in Nottingham, England. Its four main anchor stores are John Lewis, House of Fraser, Boots and Next. Other notable stores are The Entertainer, Topshop, Republ...

Square-Victoria (Montreal Metro): Square-Victoria is a station on the Orange Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system, operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). It is located in Victoria Square near the Quarti...

Lake Victoria (New South Wales): Lake Victoria, a naturally occurring shallow freshwater lake of the Murray catchment and part of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, A...

Victoria Palace: For the London, England theatre venue, see Victoria Palace Theatre. Victoria Palace is a palace in Victory Square, Bucharest, built in 1937, which is the headquarters of the Prime Minister of ...

Rainbow, Victoria: Rainbow is a town in north west Victoria, Australia, from Melbourne. The town is in the Shire of Hindmarsh and the nearest large towns are Warracknabeal, Dimboola and Nhill, all to the south. At th...

Boundary Bend, Victoria: Boundary Bend is a small town in the state of Victoria, Australia. It is near the junction of the Murray River and Murrumbidgee River. It is located about 50 kilometres east along the Murray Valley...

Nar Nar Goon, Victoria: Nar Nar Goon is a town in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 61 km southeast of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Cardinia. At the 2011 Census, Nar Nar Goo...

Lovely Banks, Victoria: Lovely Banks is a northern suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Once an agricultural and rural area, the suburb is quickly developing into a residential area adjoining the Geelong suburbs of Bell...

Rochester, Victoria: Rochester is a small town in country Victoria, Australia. It is located 180 km north of Melbourne with a mixture of rural and semi-rural communities on the northern Campaspe River, between Bendigo ...

Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre: Victoria Gardens is a regional shopping centre located in Richmond, Victoria, Australia approximately east of Melbourne's central business district. It is located on the corner of Victoria and Burnle...

Indented Head, Victoria: Indented Head is a small coastal township located on the Bellarine Peninsula, east of Geelong, in the Australian state of Victoria. The town lies on the coast of the Port Phillip bay between the town...

Moolap, Victoria: Moolap is a residential and industrial suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The name Moolap is derived from an Aboriginal word for nearby Point Henry, moo-laa, thought to mean 'men gathering to g...

Manifold Heights, Victoria: Manifold Heights is a residential suburb of Geelong. The Post Office opened on 25 March 1929, but has always been known as Manifold....

North Geelong, Victoria: North Geelong is a suburb of Geelong in the Australian state of Victoria. The suburb will be bypassed by traffic from Melbourne coming from the Princes Freeway by the creation of the Geelong Ring Roa...

Daylesford, Victoria: Daylesford is a town located in the Shire of Hepburn, Victoria, Australia. It is a former goldmining town about 115 kilometres north-west of Melbourne, in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range. A...

Newtown, Victoria: Newtown is an inner western suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It is a primarily residential area occupying one of the highest points of urban Geelong, has always been a desirable place of res...

Newcomb, Victoria: Newcomb is a residential suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The Post Office opened on 2 July 1962 as the suburb developed. The suburb has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Bella...

Rippleside, Victoria: Rippleside is a suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The suburb overlooks Corio Bay. History Geelong's early settlers targeted the area which is now Rippleside because of its convenience close ...

Barwon Heads, Victoria: Barwon Heads is a coastal township on the Bellarine Peninsula, near Geelong, Victoria, Australia. It is situated on the west bank of the mouth of the Barwon River below Lake Connewarre, while it is b...

Portarlington, Victoria: Portarlington is a historic coastal township located on the Bellarine Peninsula, 27 km from the city of Geelong, in the state of Victoria, Australia. The gently rising hills behind the town featur...

Warburton East, Victoria: Warburton East is a town in Victoria, Australia, 67 km east from Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Yarra Ranges. At the 2006 Census, Warburton East had...

Trafalgar, Victoria: Trafalgar is a town in the West Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. The town lies on the Princes Highway and main Gippsland railway line about west of Moe. The town backs onto the foothills of ...

Hopetoun, Victoria: Hopetoun is a town which serves as the major service centre for the Southern Mallee area of Victoria, Australia. Hopetoun is situated 400 kilometres north-west of Melbourne on the Henty Highway in...

Winchelsea, Victoria: Winchelsea is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Surf Coast Shire local government area and located on the Barwon River 115 km south-west of Melbourne and close to Geelong (37 km north-eas...

Strathbogie, Victoria: Strathbogie is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Shire of Strathbogie local government area. At the 2006 census, Strathbogie and the surrounding area had a population of 256. The Post Off...

Coleraine, Victoria: Coleraine is a town in Victoria, Australia on the Glenelg Highway, west of the state capital, Melbourne and north-west of Hamilton in the Shire of Southern Grampians local government area. It was n...

Penshurst, Victoria: Penshurst is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Shire of Southern Grampians local government area and is located at the foot of Mount Rouse, an extinct volcano. At the 2006 census, Penshur...

Beaufort, Victoria: Beaufort is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on the Western Highway midway between Ararat and Ballarat, in the Pyrenees Shire local government area. It is 387 metres above sea level. At...

St Arnaud, Victoria: St Arnaud (locally) is a town in the Wimmera region of Victoria, Australia 244 kilometres north west of the capital Melbourne. It is in the Shire of Northern Grampians local government area. At th...

Mount Beauty, Victoria: Mount Beauty is a small town in north-eastern Victoria, Australia. The town lies alongside the Kiewa River, at the junction of the Kiewa Valley Highway and Bogong High Plains Road in the Alpine Shire...

Yea, Victoria: Yea is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area north-east of Melbourne at the junction of the Goulburn Valley Highway and the Melba Highway. At the...

Eildon, Victoria: Eildon is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is located near Lake Eildon, on the Goulburn Valley Highway, in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area. At the 2006 Census, Eildon had a population...

Newstead, Victoria: Newstead is a town in Victoria, Australia, situated along the Loddon River. It is in the Shire of Mount Alexander local government area. At the 2006 census, Newstead had a population of 487. Newste...

Maldon, Victoria: Maldon is a town in Victoria, Australia, in the Shire of Mount Alexander local government area. It has been designated "Australia's first notable town" and is notable for its 19th-century appearance,...

Kaniva, Victoria: Kaniva is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on the Western Highway, north of Little Desert National Park, in the Shire of West Wimmera local government area. It is located roughly 25 k...

Lakes Entrance, Victoria: Lakes Entrance is a tourist resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. It is situated approximately east of Melbourne, near a managed, man-made channel connecting the Gippsland Lakes t...

Paynesville, Victoria: Paynesville is a tourist/holiday resort town in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Paynesville had a population of 2967. The town is located east of the state capital, ...

Victoria High School (British Columbia): Victoria High School, commonly referred to as Vic High, is a high school located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. It is the oldest high school in the province, and is often cited as "the oldest ...

Charlton, Victoria: Charlton "The Friendly River Town", is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is a small agricultural community straddling the Avoca River, located at the junction of the Calder Highway (A79) and Borun...

Rushworth, Victoria: Rushworth is a township in Victoria, Australia. It is located north of Melbourne and, at the 2006 census, had a population of 2066. History Rushworth was established during the Victorian gold rush ...

Tittybong, Victoria: Tittybong is a locality in the northwest of Victoria, Australia, within the Shire of Gannawarra and the Shire of Buloke. Tittybong is west of Kerang and east of the Calder Highway. It is south of S...

Moe, Victoria: Moe is a city in Latrobe Valley in the Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia. It is approximately east of the CBD of Melbourne, due south of the peak of Mount Baw Baw in the Great Dividing Range...

Victoria Park, Newbury: Victoria Park is a small public park near to the centre of Newbury, Berkshire, England. Current features of the park include a bandstand, tennis courts, boating lake, bowls club, skatepark, and a sta...

Eastern Beach (Victoria): Eastern Beach is a specific beach in Geelong, not to be confused with Waterfront Geelong. Eastern Beach is a popular swimming and recreation area in Geelong, Victoria on the shores of Corio Bay. B...

Victoria Cross Ranges: The Victoria Cross Ranges (to) are a set of mountain ranges in the Canadian Rockies, located to the northwest of Jasper. Of the 19 peaks contained within this range, six are named after Canadian rec...

Meredith, Victoria: Meredith is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Midland Highway between Ballarat and Geelong. Meredith Post Office opened on 1 November 1854 and the railway came to the town with the open...

Melbourne High School (Victoria): Melbourne High School is a selective-entry state school for boys in years 9 to 12 located in the Melbourne suburb of South Yarra, with a tax levy/fee of $4,500 per annum. The school is known mainly fo...

Victoria Street, Melbourne: Victoria Street is one of the major thoroughfares of inner Melbourne. Running east to west, Victoria Street touches the Hoddle Grid at the intersection of La Trobe Street and Spring Street, opposite ...

Victoria Memorial, London: The Victoria Memorial is a sculpture dedicated to Queen Victoria, sculpted by Sir Thomas Brock in London, placed at the centre of Queen's Gardens in front of Buckingham Palace. History The Memorial w...

Merbein, Victoria: Merbein is a town outside Mildura, Victoria, in the Sunraysia region of Australia. It is on the Calder Highway between Mildura and the Murray River crossing on the Abbotsford Bridge to Curlwaa. At the...

Heywood, Victoria: Heywood is a town on the Fitzroy River in the Australian state of Victoria. It is situated at an elevation of 27 metres amidst rolling green hills in an agricultural, pastoral and timbercutting di...

Maryborough, Victoria: Maryborough is a small city in Victoria, Australia, located on the Pyrenees Highway, north of Ballarat, north-west of Melbourne, in the Shire of Central Goldfields. At the 2011 census, Maryborough...

Trinity Grammar School (Victoria): Trinity Grammar School is an independent Anglican day and boarding school for boys, located across several campuses in Melbourne, Australia. The school was founded at a meeting of several high-ranking...

Lethbridge, Victoria: Lethbridge is a rural township outside Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Bluestone from Lethbridge quarries was used to build several significant buildings in Melbourne, including the steps to the Parli...

Estadio Victoria: Estadio Victoria is sports stadium located in the Mexican city of Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes. The stadium opened in the year 2003 and has a capacity of 35,000 seats. The stadium is multi-use capab...

Nangiloc, Victoria: Nangiloc is a small rural community in North Western Victoria on the south (left) bank of the Murray River, about 50 km south east of Mildura. Primarily an agricultural settlement, at the 2006 cens...

General Guadalupe Victoria International Airport: Guadalupe Victoria Durango International Airport or Durango International Airport is located northeast of Durango, Durango, Mexico and is named after the first President of Mexico, Guadalupe Victoria...

Victoria Park, Manchester: Victoria Park is a suburban area of Manchester, England. Victoria Park lies approximately two miles south of Manchester city centre, between Rusholme and Longsight. History and description In 1836, a...

Mount Duneed, Victoria: Mount Duneed is a suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The Geelong Airport is located in Mount Duneed. Though the airport continues to operate, the site is for sale as of July 2005, and it appears...

Victoria Tower Gardens: Victoria Tower Gardens is a public park along the north bank of the River Thames in London. As its name suggests, it is adjacent to the Victoria Tower, the south-western corner of the Palace of Westm...

Marshall, Victoria: Marshall, formerly known as Marshalltown, is a residential suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. The section of the locality south of the Marshall Railway Station is part of the large Armstrong Cre...

Wesley College (Victoria): Wesley College, Melbourne is an independent, co-educational, Christian day school in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Established in 1866, the college is a school of the Uniting Church in Australia. W...

Victoria College (Texas): The Victoria College is a community college serving Victoria, Texas and the surrounding counties. The college first began classes in the Patti Welder High School on February 4, 1925. After World War ...

Victoria, Labuan: Victoria is the capital of the Malaysian Federal Territory of Labuan, an island off the north coast of Borneo, though the term Bandar Labuan (Labuan City) is more prominently used than the former. T...

Victoria, Newfoundland and Labrador: Victoria (NST) an incorporated town in Conception Bay located approximately midway on the Bay de Verde Peninsula of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Geography Victoria, located on Route 70, is ofte...

Kennett River, Victoria: Kennett River is a small seaside town in Victoria, Australia. Situated west of Melbourne, on the Otway Coast part of the scenic Great Ocean Road, Kennett River is a popular tourist destination fr...

Wye River, Victoria: Wye River is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is also the name given to the waterway which flows through the town and into the sea at this point. Situated some 155 km west of Melbourne, on t...

Victoria, Yoro: Victoria is a municipality in the Honduran department of Yoro....

Harcourt, Victoria: Harcourt is a small Central Highlands town located approximately 9 km northeast of Castlemaine, where the Midland Highway meets the Calder Highway. At the 2006 census, Harcourt had a population of ...

Trentham, Victoria: Trentham is a small town in the Shire of Hepburn and Shire of Moorabool local government area, Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Trentham had a population of 629. Located at an altitude of, th...

Elmore, Victoria: Elmore is a small town in Victoria north-east of Bendigo on the Campaspe River. Elmore is close to the Whipstick State Park. At the 2006 census, Elmore had a population of 694. History In the 1840s ...

Mount Victoria, New South Wales: Mount Victoria is a small township in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, Australia. It is the westernmost village in the City of Blue Mountains, located approximately via road from the Sydney cen...

La Victoria de Acentejo: La Victoria de Acentejo (Spanish meaning Victory of Acentejo in which the Spanish won in 1494) is located on the north coast of Tenerife. It is located 12 km E of Puerto de la Cruz, about 26 km SSW ...

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is a Canadian art gallery located in Victoria, British Columbia. Opened in 1951, the gallery possesses notable works by artists such as Emily Carr, and has one of...

Strathfieldsaye, Victoria: Strathfieldsaye is a suburb of the city of Greater Bendigo in Victoria, Australia. It takes its name from Stratfield Saye House, which was awarded to the Duke of Wellington following his defeat of Na...

Foster, Victoria: Foster is a dairying and grazing town south-east of Melbourne on the South Gippsland Highway in Victoria, Australia. It is about north of the Gippsland coastline which includes Shallow Inlet, Corner...

Victoria Point, Queensland: Victoria Point is a suburb located approximately south-east of Brisbane, the capital city of Queensland, Australia, in the Redland City local government area. It is primarily a residential area, but ...

Victoria Park, Melbourne: Victoria Park is a sports venue in Abbotsford a suburb of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia. Built for the purpose of both Australian rules football and cricket, the stadium is oval shaped. Victoria Pa...

Everton, Victoria: Everton is a small town located from Wangaratta in northeast Victoria, along the Great Alpine Road. At the 2006 census, Everton and the surrounding area had a population of 274. Attractions of the ...

Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall: The Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall (Chinese: 维多利亚剧院及音乐会堂) is a complex of two buildings and a clock tower joined together by a common corridor and is located in the civic dist...

Bass River (Victoria): The Bass River is a relatively short coastal river located in the Bass Coast Shire of Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. The river headwaters are in the Strzelecki Ranges, north of the town of Korumbur...

Woods Point, Victoria: Woods Point is a small town in Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Woods Point and the surrounding area had a population of 94. The town began as a general store built by Henry Wood, to service ...

Jamieson, Victoria: Jamieson is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is located at the junction of the Goulburn River and Jamieson River, north-east of Melbourne. The name is believed to have been derived from George...

Agnes, Victoria: Agnes is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is located at the junction of the South Gippsland Highway and Barry Road, close to Corner Inlet. Although it used to be thriving, and even had a state...

Alma, Victoria: Alma is a town in Victoria, Australia, along the Maryborough – St Arnaud Road, west of Maryborough. In the 2006 census, Alma and the surrounding area had a population of 692. Alma began as a gold...

Amphitheatre, Victoria: Amphitheatre is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on the Pyrenees Highway in the Pyrenees Shire, south-west of Avoca. At the 2006 census, Amphitheatre and the surrounding area had ...

Antwerp, Victoria: Antwerp is a small town in Victoria, Australia on the Dimboola - Rainbow Road, in the Shire of Hindmarsh, 22 kilometres north of Dimboola and 356 kilometres north-west of Melbourne. The area was fi...

Arcadia, Victoria: Arcadia is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is on Kennedys Road, in the City of Greater Shepparton, south of Shepparton. At the 2006 census, Arcadia had a population of 659. The local railwa...

Arnold, Victoria: Arnold is a small town in the Australian state of Victoria. It is located on Bridgewater - Dunolly Road, in the Shire of Loddon. The town was originally named Kangadaar, however the creek crossing b...

Ashbourne, Victoria: Ashbourne is a small town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on Falloons Road in the Shire of Macedon Ranges, to the east of Woodend. Ashbourne Post Office opened on 16 December 1899 (known as Cam...

Red Cliffs, Victoria: Red Cliffs is a town in Victoria, Australia in the Sunraysia region. It is located on the Calder Highway, 16 km south of Mildura and 544 km north-west of Melbourne. At the 2006 census, Red Cliffs...

Murrayville, Victoria: Murrayville is a town on the section of the Mallee Highway between Ouyen and the South Australian border. It is about east of the South Australian border and north west of the state capital Melbo...

Nelson, Victoria: Nelson is a small fishing town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on at the mouth of the Glenelg River and on Discovery Bay, a few kilometres from the South Australian border, and west of Melbo...

Beachcomber, Victoria: Beachcomber is a small town on Phillip Island in Victoria, Australia. It is located on Back Beach Road, on the shores of Smiths Beach. It is home to a Short-tailed Shearwater or Australian Muttonbird ...

Rawson, Victoria: Rawson is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on Tyers - Thomson Valley Road, in the Shire of Baw Baw. The town was established for workers involved in the construction of the Thomson Dam, which w...

Maffra West Upper, Victoria: Maffra West Upper is an area of Victoria, Australia, located on Upper Maffra Road, north west of Maffra, in the Shire of Wellington. Upper Maffra West Post Office opened on 25 July 1887, was renamed M...

Dinner Plain, Victoria: Dinner Plain is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Great Alpine Road, 13 kilometres from Mount Hotham Alpine Resort, and 375 kilometres from Melbourne. At the 2006 census, Dinner Plain had...

Port of Victoria (Seychelles): Port of Victoria, located in Seychelles, is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean, northeast of Madagascar. Port-Victoria has no fixed handling equipment. Ships are handled through ship's gear by the pr...

Victoria Terrasse: Victoria Terrasse is a building complex in central Oslo, Norway. Built in the 1880s by architect Henrik Thrap-Meyer, it was taken over the by Norwegian government in 1913 and put to use by the police ...

Birchip, Victoria: Birchip is a town in the Mallee region of Victoria, Australia on the Sunraysia Highway north of Donald. The town is located in the Shire of Buloke local government area. At the 2006 census Birchip h...

Casterton, Victoria: Casterton is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Glenelg Highway, 42 kilometres east of the South Australian border, in the Shire of Glenelg. The Glenelg River passes through the town. Cas...

Cann River, Victoria: Cann River is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Cann River at the junction of the Princes Highway and Monaro Highway, in the Shire of East Gippsland. At the 2006 census, Cann River had a...

Cohuna, Victoria: For the Central American palm tree see Attalea cohune. Cohuna is a town situated north of Melbourne, on the Murray Valley Highway, in northern Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Cohuna had ...

Dunkeld, Victoria: Dunkeld is a town in Victoria, Australia at the southern end of the Grampians National Park, in the Shire of Southern Grampians. It is approx 283 km west of Melbourne on the Glenelg Highway. The tow...

Harrietville, Victoria: Harrietville is a town in Victoria, Australia, located on the Great Alpine Road, in the Alpine Shire. At the 2006 census, Harrietville and the surrounding area had a population of 278. The town began...

Lake Bolac, Victoria: Lake Bolac is a town in the Western District region of Victoria, Australia, in the Rural City of Ararat, 91 km west of Ballarat. At the 2006 census, Lake Bolac and the surrounding area had a popula...

Marysville, Victoria: Marysville is a small town, 34 kilometres north-east of Healesville and 41 kilometres south of Alexandra, in the Shire of Murrindindi in Victoria, Australia. The town, which previously had a popula...

Pyramid Hill, Victoria: Pyramid Hill is a town in Victoria, Australia in the Shire of Loddon north of Melbourne and north of Bendigo. At the 2006 census, Pyramid Hill had a population of 465. The town has a railway stati...

Western Tyers, Victoria: Western Tyers was a small town in the Gippsland region of eastern Victoria (Australia), founded as a timber community in the late 19th century and at its peak home to around 500 residents. Whilst on...

Victoria Hospital for Sick Children: Victoria Hospital for Sick Children is a building in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was built in 1892 by the architectural firm of Darling and Curry, and served as the hospital that is now called Hosp...

Allenvale, Victoria: Allenvale was a town in Victoria, Australia, located where the Bullumwaal - Bairnsdale Road crosses Boggy Creek, 3 miles south of Bullumwaal, in the Shire of East Gippsland. The town began as a minin...

Buckrabanyule, Victoria: Buckrabanyule is a tiny township in the north-central area of the state of Victoria in Australia. It is from Melbourne, Victoria's capital city. The Post Office opened on 23 November 1875. It was r...

Panmure, Victoria: Panmure is a small town in the south west of Victoria, Australia. At the 2006 census, Panmure and the surrounding area had a population of 421. The township was established in the 1850s. Timbercutte...

Victoria Tower (Canada): The Victoria Tower was the prominent main bell tower of the original Centre Block parliament building in Ottawa, Canada. The high tower was the centre piece of Parliament Hill that was constructed fr...

Cobden, Victoria: Cobden is a town located 210 kilometres southwest of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia named in honour of Richard Cobden. At the 2006 census, Cobden had a population of 1813. At the 2001 census, Cobde...

Augusta Victoria Hospital: Augusta Victoria is a church-hospital complex located on the southern side of Mount Scopus beside Mount of Olives, Jerusalem. Augusta Victoria was built in 1907 as a center for the German Protestant c...

Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh: The Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland, is a purpose-built 247-bed hospital situated in the north-west of Edinburgh on Craigleith Road near the Western General Hospital. It is the main geri...

Glenthompson, Victoria: Glenthompson is a town in the Australian state of Victoria. It lies on the Glenelg Highway between Hamilton and Ballarat, close to the Grampian mountain range. At the 2006 census, Glenthompson and t...

Nowa Nowa, Victoria: Nowa Nowa is a small town in the Australian state of Victoria. It is in East Gippsland, near Lakes Entrance. At the 2006 census, Nowa Nowa and the surrounding area had a population of 144. Nowa Now...

Victoria River (Northern Territory): Victoria River is a river in the Northern Territory, Australia. Flowing for 560 kilometres (348 mi) from its source, south of the Gregory National Park, until it enters Joseph Bonaparte Gulf in the Ti...

Mitchell River (Victoria): The Mitchell River is the largest unregulated river in Victoria, Australia and provides a unique example of riparian ecology. Tributaries include the Crooked, Dargo, Wentworth, Wonnangatta, and Wongu...

Victoria Miro Gallery: The Victoria Miro Gallery is a leading British contemporary art gallery in London, with an international reputation, run by Victoria Miro, one of the "grandes dames of the Britart scene", who first ex...

Victoria Quays: Victoria Quays (formerly Sheffield Canal Basin) is a large canal basin in Sheffield, England. It was constructed 1816–1819 as the terminus of the Sheffield Canal (now part of the Sheffield and Sout...

Broken River (Victoria): The Broken River is a minor river in Victoria, Australia that is a part of the larger Murray-Darling Basin. It flows into the Goulburn River near Shepparton. The origin of the name is likely to hav...

Nathalia, Victoria: Nathalia is a town in northern Victoria, Australia. The town is located within the Shire of Moira local government area on the banks of Broken Creek and on the Murray Valley Highway. At the 2011 c...

Victoria Park (Hartlepool): Victoria Park is a 7,856 capacity football ground in Hartlepool, County Durham, England and it is the home of Hartlepool United. The four sides of the ground are known as the Town End Terrace (officia...

Waverley Park, Victoria: Waverley Park was a suburb name put forward to the City of Monash in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, for the Mirvac development on the Waverley Park land. These plans would have split the suburb of M...

Cast Courts (Victoria and Albert Museum): . The Cast Courts (originally called the Architectural Courts) of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England, comprise two large halls. Unusually for a museum, the Cast Courts house a collecti...

Thomson River (Victoria): The Thomson River is a river in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. It starts below Newlands at the north western end of the Baw Baw Plateau at an elevation of 972 m, where it shares a watershed with the ...

Malmesbury Victoria F.C.: Malmesbury Victoria F.C. are a football club based in Malmesbury, England and playing in the Hellenic Football League at the Flying Monk Ground. The club is affiliated to the Wiltshire Football Asso...

Johanna, Victoria: Johanna is a small town on the coast of Victoria, Australia located west of Cape Otway in the Colac Otway Shire. It is named after the schooner Joanna that was wrecked at the mouth of the Johanna Riv...

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