Berriwillock

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Berriwillock
Victoria
Berriwillock Taverner Street 001.JPG
Taverner Street, the main street of Berriwillock
Berriwillock is located in Shire of Buloke
Berriwillock
Berriwillock
Coordinates 35°38′0″S 143°00′0″E / 35.63333°S 143.00000°E / -35.63333; 143.00000Coordinates: 35°38′0″S 143°00′0″E / 35.63333°S 143.00000°E / -35.63333; 143.00000
Population 352 (2006)[1]
Postcode(s) 3531
Elevation 83 m (272 ft)
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Buloke
Localities around Berriwillock:
Banyan Boigbeat Springfield
Banyan Berriwillock Springfield
Willangie Sutton Culgoa

Berriwillock is a town in the Mallee region in the north-west of the Australian state of Victoria. Berriwillock is 332 kilometres (206 mi) north-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Nearby towns include Boigbeat (about 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) north west and Culgoa 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) south east.

Berriwillock is 80 kilometres (50 mi) due west of the Murray River and is a vibrant grain producing community.

Berriwillock Post Office opened on 16 April 1894 shortly after the arrival of the railway.[2]

Golfers play at the Berriwillock Golf Club.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Berriwillock (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2007-10-01. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Retrieved 2008-04-11. 
  3. ^ Golf Select, Berriwillock, retrieved 2009-05-11 

External links[edit]

Media related to Berriwillock at Wikimedia Commons