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    Melbourne intl 197km
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  • April Temp °C
    16 / 8

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 was completed in 1983, Rawson Post Office opening on 17 April 1979.
The first buildings were constructed in 1977.


Living in regional Australia gives you access to a wealth of community services, such as hospitals, libraries, bars and eateries.

Data source: Department of Health Commonwealth declared hospitals [2021], Australia Post. Google [2021]

Amenities within 50km of Rawson

Doctors & Allied Health
Post Office
Bars & Eateries
Groceries & Convenience


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Property in Rawson

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Data source: ABS, [2019, 2020], LGA updated [2021], Corelogic [2024]

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    Data source: ABS [2016, 2017]

    Jobs in Rawson

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    Number of Institutions


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    Australian Children's Education & Care Quality Authority, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority, Wikipedia, 4icu.

    Schools And Universities in Rawson

    Education within 25KM of Rawson

    7 Childcare Centres
    tyers kindergarten
    willow grove kindergarten
    yallourn north kindergarten
    yallourn north primary school
    willow grove primary school after school care
    glengarry kindergarten
    in 2 learn glengarry
    8 Primary Schools
    tyers primary school
    willow grove primary school
    yallourn north primary school
    glengarry primary school
    somers school camp-woorabinda campus
    toongabbie primary school
    tanjil south primary school
    rawson primary school

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