Piangil

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Piangil
Victoria
Piangil Murray Street.JPG
Murray St (Mallee Highway), the main street of Piangil
Piangil is located in Rural City of Swan Hill
Piangil
Piangil
Coordinates 35°03′0″S 143°18′0″E / 35.05000°S 143.30000°E / -35.05000; 143.30000Coordinates: 35°03′0″S 143°18′0″E / 35.05000°S 143.30000°E / -35.05000; 143.30000
Population 654 (2006)[1]
Postcode(s) 3597
Location
LGA(s) Rural City of Swan Hill
State electorate(s) Swan Hill
Federal Division(s) Mallee
Localities around Piangil:
Natya Natya New South Wales
Manangatang Piangil New South Wales
Turoar Towan Wood Wood, Miralie

Piangil is a town in the Mallee region of northern Victoria Australia. It is approximately 382 kilometres (237 mi) north west of the state capital, Melbourne and 46 kilometres (29 mi) north west of the regional centre of Swan Hill. At the 2006 census, Piangil and the surrounding rural area had a population of 654.[1]

Piangil Post Office opened on 17 June 1907 and was renamed Piangil North in 1918 when Piangil was relocated adjacent to the railway station. A new Piangil Post Office opened in 1921 and is still in operation.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Piangil (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 2007-08-05. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11 

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