Kalannie, Western Australia
Roche Street, Kalannie, 2014
|Population||287 (2006 census)|
|Elevation||345 m (1,132 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Dalwallinu|
Kalannie was gazetted as a townsite in 1929. The name is Aboriginal, and is in a list of names from the York area where the meaning is given as "where the Aboriginals got white stone for their spears".
The main resources in Kalannie are wheat and gypsum. Kalannie is connected to the narrow gauge rail network from a branch-line on the Amery to Bonnie Rock section. The town is a receival site for Cooperative Bulk Handling.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Kalannie (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 September 2008.
- Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of country town names – K". Retrieved 8 June 2007.
- "Country elevators". The West Australian. Perth: National Library of Australia. 6 July 1932. p. 10. Retrieved 6 April 2013.
- "CBH receival sites" (PDF). 2011. Retrieved 1 April 2013.
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