These reports utilise data from the department's Towns in Time and Suburbs in Time databases. The reports examine demographic trends over the period of 1981 to 2006 in Victoria's three largest regional centres; Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo.

Overview report

The overview report (2010) explores several aspects of change, focusing on demographics, dwellings, labour force and education. It concludes with an examination of prospects and challenges for the future.

'Victoria's regional centres - a generation of change' - Overview report (PDF, 584.1 KB) or (DOC, 826.0 KB)

Regional centre reports

The supplementary Regional Centre Reports focus on aspects of suburban change in each of the three cities.