Epping is one of the suburbs of Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria. The suburb is located 26 km north of Melbourne’s Central Business District.

Population and Postcode

The estimated population in Epping as of 2013 census 32,200 and the postcode of this region is 3076.

Suburbs around Epping

Apart from this, the land area of Epping covers around 15 km2 and the suburbs, which are surrounded by Epping are Craigieburn, Somerton, Wollert, Lalor, Mernda, South Morang and Mill Park.

Climate conditions and Geography in Epping

Since the suburb is quite distant to Melbourne, the climatic conditions are more or less similar to it. Interestingly, the suburb changes its weather often in a single day. In addition to this, there is a warm and dry region in the northwest and snow areas to the north west of the suburb. However, the suburb gets abundant rainfall from June to September followed by hot weather in the months from December to January. Geographically, Epping has several large hills and mountains where one can get a stunning view of the Melbourne city.

Tourist attractions in Epping

Epping has some beautiful tourist spots and heritage sites such as Aquarium Industries Pty Ltd., Earth Solutions Group, Craigieburn Grasslands, Ziebell’s Farmhouse, Lalor Aquarium, Mossrock Mulch, Peppercorn Park, Daylesford Park etc.