Mildura population cracks 55,000

A BABY boy delivered yesterday morning at Mildura Base Hospital was the first in Mildura to join the nation’s 25 million population club.

Australia’s population tipped over 25 million after 11pm Tuesday, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) population clock.

The latest ABS data shows Mildura local government area’s population has grown 5 per cent over the past five years, cracking the 55,000 mark in June 2017.

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