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About the profile areas

The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Lynbrook is 8,968, with a population density of 16.49 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Lynbrook is bounded by the South Gippsland Highway and Olive Road in the north, Hallam Road, the South Gippsland Highway and the suburb of Cranbourne North in the east, the railway line in the south and the Western Port Highway in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the early 1900s, with land used mainly for farming and grazing. Residential development dates from 1994 when VicUrban commenced the estate. The population grew rapidly between 2001 and 2011, a result of large numbers of new dwellings being added to the area.

Land use

Lynbrook is a rapidly developing residential area, with industrial land use in the north.

Major features

Major features of the area include Banjo Paterson Park, Mackellar Park, Lynbrook Village Shopping Centre, various wetlands and two schools.