Located in Melbourne's inner east, Stonnington covers an area of over 25 square kilometres and includes the suburbs of Armadale, Malvern, East Malvern, Glen Iris, Kooyong, Toorak, Prahran, Windsor and South Yarra. It has a population of over 87,000 and boasts world class shopping precincts, some of Melbourne's finest mansions and a wide variety of parks.
1856 Gardiner Road Board proclaimed
1871 Shire of Gardiner
1878 Gardiner renamed Malvern
1911 City of Malvern
1994 City of Stonnington
Sometimes quirky, always interesting, learn more about Malvern by reading these Malvern Legends