Vinifera, Victoria

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Vinifera
Victoria
Vinifera is located in Rural City of Swan Hill
Vinifera
Vinifera
Coordinates 35°12′S 143°23′E / 35.200°S 143.383°E / -35.200; 143.383Coordinates: 35°12′S 143°23′E / 35.200°S 143.383°E / -35.200; 143.383
Population 555 (2006)[1]
Postcode(s) 3591
Location
LGA(s) Rural City of Swan Hill
Federal Division(s) Mallee
Localities around Vinifera:
Nyah New South Wales New South Wales
Nyah West Vinifera Beverford
Pira Pira Woorinen North

Vinifera is a locality in Victoria, Australia, located approximately 22 km from Swan Hill, Victoria. It was named after Vitis vinifera the Common Grape Vine, when grapes were planted here on irrigated land. At the 2006 census, Vinifera had a population of 555.[1]

The Post Office opened on 1 February 1907 as Tyntynder West and was renamed Vinifera in 1922.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Vinifera (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 19 October 2010. 
  2. ^ Travelmate
  3. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2008-04-11