About the forecast areas
The 2017 population forecast for Paynesville Surrounds is 2,474, and is forecast to grow to 3,340 by 2036.
Paynesville Surrounds includes a large mainland section to the west of the Paynesville township, and a smaller offshore section to the east of the Paynesville township. The mainland section of Paynesville Surrounds is bounded by Humphreys Road, Johnstons Road, the locality of Bairnsdale and the Mitchell River in the north, Lake King, the locality of Paynesville, Paynesville Road and Newlands Backwater in the east, Lake Victoria in the south, and the locality of Goon Nure, Crawfords Road, Romawi Road, Pattersons Road and Aerodrome Road in the west. The offshore section of Paynesville Surrounds is Raymond Island.