Population: 1501 (2006)
Postcode: 3030
Location: 18 km (11 mi) from Melbourne
Local Government Area: City of Brimbank
State District: Derrimut
Federal Division: Gorton
In and around Derrimut:
Ravenhall Deer Park Ardeer
Truganina Derrimut Sunshine West
Truganina Laverton North

Derrimut is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 km west from Melbourne's central business district. Its Local Government Area is the City of Brimbank. At the 2006 Census, Derrimut had a population of 1501.

Derrimut is a newly developed suburb in Melbourne. Currently it is booming with new housing and industrial estates. It is named after Derrimut, a nineteenth century Aboriginal Elder. Derrimut Post Office opened on 1 June 1866 in the rural area, but closed in 1918.

The area was home to the "Mount Derrimut" field station of the University of Melbourne from 1964 to 1996. It focused on agriculture. The site was also used by the Western Institute to deliver courses in the late 1980s. Before being used by the University, it was used by ICI for training and conference purposes. The site is now occupied by the Sunshine Golf Club, the course opened in November 2007.


Chem Pack
Packaging, Fulton Dr

Signs & Printing

Sign Decision
Signs & Printing, Derrimut Dr

Construction & Landscaping

Gleason Cranes Aust
Construction & Landscaping, Derrimut Dr

Radio & Television

Modular Cranes
Radio & Television, Derrimut Dr

Home & Car Electricians, Suppliers & Stores

Modular Cranes
Home & Car Electricians, Suppliers & Stores, Derrimut Dr

Building Material & Supplies

Building Material & Supplies, Buys Ct
Modular Cranes
Building Material & Supplies, Derrimut Dr

Dining & Restaurants

Derrimut Sea Catch
Dining & Restaurants, Shp Mt Derrimut Rd
Depot Xpresso
Dining & Restaurants, Park W Dr
Derrimut China Bar
Dining & Restaurants, Elgar Road

Take Away, Pickup

Derrimut Sea Catch
Take Away, Pickup, Shp Mt Derrimut Rd
Depot Xpresso
Take Away, Pickup, Park W Dr
Derrimut China Bar
Take Away, Pickup, Elgar Road

Food and Wine

Derrimut Sea Catch
Food and Wine, Shp Mt Derrimut Rd
Depot Xpresso
Food and Wine, Park W Dr
Derrimut China Bar
Food and Wine, Elgar Road

Airport, Aviation, Transport

Wa Freight Group
Airport, Aviation, Transport, Boundary Road

Hair Stylists & Products

Sophia's Hair & Beauty
Hair Stylists & Products, Mount Derrimut Road


Bulla Dairy Foods
Dairy, Swann Dr

Bakeries & Patisseries

Bakery Crafts
Bakeries & Patisseries, Mount Derrimut Road
Bulla Dairy Foods
Bakeries & Patisseries, Swann Dr

Web Design & Development

Thats I.t. Solutions
Web Design & Development, Windsor Bvd

Locksmith & Security

Simplied Security
Locksmith & Security, East Derrimut Crescent


Jak Max
Gardening, Foleys Rd

Car, Truck & Motorcycle Dealers

Car, Truck & Motorcycle Dealers, Boundary Road

Repairs & Parts

Paccar Trucks Melbourne
Repairs & Parts, Fitzgerald Road

Loan & Mortgage

Total Care Logistics
Loan & Mortgage, Studley Court

Retail Stores

Online Toys Australia
Retail Stores, Derrimut Drive

Coffee & Tea

Derrimut Cafe
Coffee & Tea, East Derrimut Crescent

Chocolate & Sweets

Chocolate & Sweets, Boundary Road