Binya, New South Wales

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New South Wales
The General Store and Post Office at Binya
Binya is located in New South Wales
Coordinates34°14′0″S 146°21′0″E / 34.23333°S 146.35000°E / -34.23333; 146.35000Coordinates: 34°14′0″S 146°21′0″E / 34.23333°S 146.35000°E / -34.23333; 146.35000
Population191 (2011 census)[1]
LGA(s)Narrandera Shire
State electorate(s)Cootamundra


Like many rural localities in the area, the population has progressively declined over a number of years, evidenced as follows:

Selected historical census data for Binya state suburb
Census year 2001 2006[3] 2011[1]
Population Estimated residents on Census night unavailable 238 191

Facilities and services[edit]

The Temora–Roto railway line opened in 1916. Passenger services ceased in 1983 and the railway station closed in 1985. However the line remains open for goods trains.[4]

The Binya post office was opened on 19 June 1916.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Binya (State Suburb)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 5 January 2014. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ Travelmate Archived March 24, 2007, at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Binya (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 15 June 2009.
  4. ^ "Binya Station". Retrieved 10 November 2010.
  5. ^ "Post office list". Premier postal history. Archived from the original on 19 August 2008. Retrieved 11 June 2009.
Preceding station   NSW Branch lines   Following station
towards Roto
Temora- Roto Line
towards Temora