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About the City of Whitehorse
The City of Whitehorse is located just 15 km east of Melbourne covering suburbs such as Blackburn, Box Hill and Burwood. Around 17 percent of residents are aged 65 years or over, higher than the Melbourne average, and households with children make up 43 percent of the population. Whitehorse is famous for its tree-lined, leafy streets. Whitehorse has a large Chinese population with 7.3 percent of residents born in China.