About the profile areas
The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Lynbrook is 9,372, with a population density of 22.85 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.
2016 ABS ERP
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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 Lynbrook estate. The population grew rapidly between 2001 and 2011, a result of large numbers of new dwellings being added to the area.
Lynbrook is a rapidly developing residential area, with industrial land use in the north.
Major features of the area include Cranbourne Wetlands Nature Conservation Reserve, Banjo Paterson Park, Lynbrook Oval, Mackellar Park, Tower Hill Park, Lynbrook Village Shopping Centre, the Lynbrook railway station and two schools.