Altona and Altona City

Altona is a residential and industrial suburb 13 km south-west of central Melbourne. It is on an indented bay (Altona Bay) on Port Phillip Bay, and the industrial sector extends several kilometres inland. Altona's southern boundary is Skeleton Creek (separating it from Werribee), and its opposite boundary is Kororoit Creek (separating it from Williamstown).

Pier Street, Altona, 1969

Pier Street, Altona, 1969


Buninyong Shire 3357 VIC
37° 39' 7.8984" S, 143° 53' 39.6744" E

Pier Street. Shopping centre with view to the sea. The shop at the right-hand corner of Railway Street & Pier Street is the place where the plaque was affixed to commemorate the history making commercial flight by Mr. J.J. Hammond on 18/2/1911

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