Bullfinch, Western Australia
|Population||40 (2006 Census)|
|Elevation||359 m (1,178 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Yilgarn|
The town was originally gazetted in 1910. Gold mining is its largest industry.
Gold was first discovered in the area in 1909 and the name "Bullfinch" was the name of one of the original leases issued. The Bullfinch mine closed in 1921, but other mines opened during a boom following World War II.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Bullfinch(State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 4 October 2008.
- Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of country town names". Retrieved 4 October 2008.
- "Country elevators". The West Australian (Perth, Western Australia: National Library of Australia). 6 July 1932. p. 10. Retrieved 6 April 2013.