Panorama of Victoria street in Kerang, Victoria. This courthouse of Kerang was built in 1912 and was the 3rd courthouse in this small country town which was thriving in the 1850s due to its location between Adelaide and the goldfields in Castlemaine and Sandhurst.
Kerang is located about 30 kilometres form the Murray River and is a commercial centre for surrounding farms.
Victoria is Australia's second smallest State and covers only 3% of Australia's land area but has the second highest population of all States and Territories. Victoria's mainland and islands have a total length of 2,512 kilometres coastline which is about 4.2% of Australia's 59,736 kilometres of coastline. Australia is the driest inhabited continent and Victoria is no exception although the state capital Melbourne has the reputation to have 4 seasons in one day. Victoria is located in the southeast of mainland Australia and includes the most southern point on mainland Australia at Wilsons Promontory National Park.