Australian Towns & Cities
Australian Capital Territory: Monash
Incorporating photos and Information from Michael Greenslade's former Australian Towns, Cities and Highways site

First settled in 1978, Monash is named after General Sir John Monash, (1865 to 1931), who commanded the Australian Army in France in the First World War. 2 Streets are named after engineers 2

The suburb consists primarily of detached houses on suburban blocks and features Goodwin Retirement and Aged Care Village, Monash Primary School and the Canberra Islamic Centre.

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View Towards Tuggeranong Town Centre:
View towards Greenway from Sturdee Cr, Monash, April 2017.

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Goodwin Village:
Pedestrian walkway that passes by Goodwin Village Retirement and Aged Care Centre, Monash, April 2017.

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1 Australian Bureau of Statistics, Monash (State Suburb), 2016 Census QuickStats.
2 Canberra's suburb and street names : origins and meanings. Department of the Environment, Land and Planning. 1992. p. 91. ISBN 1-86331-128-9.
3 Citation

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