Buntine, Western Australia
|Elevation||315 m (1,033 ft)|
|Location||300 km (186 mi) NNE of Perth|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Dalwallinu|
Buntine is a small town located in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, about 300 kilometres (186 mi) north of Perth, the state capital, along the Great Northern Highway within the Shire of Dalwallinu.
The name Buntine was first used in 1910 as the name of a nearby hill. In 1913, it was applied to a railway siding on the line between Wongan Hills and Mullewa, at the suggestion of District Surveyor J P Camm. The town of Buntine was gazetted in 1916.
- Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of country town names". Retrieved 20 April 2011.
- "Country elevators". The West Australian (Perth, Western Australia: National Library of Australia). 6 July 1932. p. 10. Retrieved 6 April 2013.
- "Country News In Brief.". The West Australian (Perth, Western Australia: National Library of Australia). 3 December 1949. p. 11. Retrieved 3 April 2013.
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