Wallan traditionally known as Wallan Wallan, is a
town in Victoria, 45 kilometres (28 mi) from
Melbourne in Australia. Wallan sits at the southern
end of the large and diverse Shire of Mitchell
which extends from the northern fringes of
Melbourne into the farming country of north-
central Victoria and the lower Goulburn Valley.
The Wallan township flanks the Northern Highway
and is set against the backdrop of the Great
Dividing Range. At the 2011 census, Wallan had a
population of 7,811.