The borough of Ringwood was established in 1924, which coincided with the electric railway line and subsequent development of a major township.
How old is Ringwood Church?
A church in Ringwood is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086. It was rebuilt in the 13th century and survived until 1853, when it was completely knocked down and rebuilt.
When did Ringwood cattle market close?
Can you remember the Cattle Market - which closed in 1989 - long before Waitrose and the Furlong Centre appeared?
How many people live in Lilydale?
16,531 people In the 2016 Census, there were 16,531 people in Lilydale (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.
When was Ringwood tower moved?
With the mooted development of Eastland Shopping Centre nearby, it was decided, after some controversy, to re-erect the Clock Tower at the site of the former Cool Stores on the corner of Whitehorse Road and Wantirna Road. It was re-dedicated in December 1967.
Is Ringwood in the national park?
The Shimmerings is a family run bed and breakfast in Ringwood, on the edge of the New Forest National Park, commanding fabulous views over the Poulner Lakes to the rear of the house.