Lowesdale, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Lowesdale Public School
Lowesdale is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 35°51′0″S 146°22′0″E / 35.85000°S 146.36667°E / -35.85000; 146.36667Coordinates: 35°51′0″S 146°22′0″E / 35.85000°S 146.36667°E / -35.85000; 146.36667
Population 220 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2646
Elevation 132 m (433 ft)
LGA(s) Federation Council
County Hume
State electorate(s) Albury
Federal Division(s) Farrer

Lowesdale is a town community in Australia in the central south part of the Riverina and situated about 2 kilometres north from Buraja and 92 kilometres east from Berrigan on the Riverina Highway. At the 2006 census, Lowesdale had a population of 220.[1]

Lowesdale Post Office opened on 1 August 1876 and closed in 1994.[2]

A rest area on the Riverina Highway, near Lowesdale

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Lowesdale (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 26 October 2009. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2009-06-11