Purnong, South Australia
|LGA(s)||Mid Murray Council|
Purnong or Purnong Landing is the location of a cable ferry across the Murray River upstream of Mannum. The town is on the cliffs above the left (eastern) bank of the river. It is 32 kilometres (20 mi) by road from Mannum on the west side of the Murray, and 40 kilometres (25 mi) on the east side.
Purnong Primary School closed in December 1983.
- "Ferry locations and operational status". Government of South Australia. Retrieved 6 April 2015.
- "Placename Details: Purnong". Government of South Australia Department of Planning, transport and Infrastructure. 4 March 2010. SA0057175. Retrieved 6 April 2015.
- Manning Index of Place Names of South Australia State Library of South Australia. Retrieved 12 September 2018.
- Matthews, Penny (1986), South Australia, the civic record, 1836-1986, Wakefield Press, pp. 510–514, ISBN 978-0-949268-82-2
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