From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
Origin of the name
The Creswick Shire district was declaed 11th January 1859 and proclaimed a Shire 31st December 1863, redefined 10th October 1890 and became the Creswick Borough 29th May 1934. 
Geography and climate
- ↑ The Victorian Municipal Directory. Brunswick, Vic. : Arnall & Jackson. 1986.
--Sue McPhan 10:14, 27 November 2018 (AEDT)