|Area:||8.2 km (3.2 sq mi)|
|Location:||11 km (7 mi) from Melbourne|
|Local Government Area:||City of Bayside|
Brighton is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 11 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its Local Government Area is the City of Bayside. At the 2006 Census, Brighton had a population of 20,651. Brighton is named after Brighton in England.