Sandalwood, South Australia

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Sandalwood is located in South Australia
Sandalwood
Sandalwood
Location of Sandalwood in South Australia

Sandalwood is a small settlement in the Murray Mallee region of South Australia.[1]

Sandalwood lies between Karoonda and Alawoona on the Karoonda Highway and Loxton railway line. It was founded as a siding on the new railway line, which opened in 1913. The post office opened in 1914, and the school in 1919.[2] These have now all closed.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2905.0 - Statistical Geography: Volume 2 -- Census Geographic Areas, Australia, 2006". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 8 December 2009. 
  2. ^ "Karoonda". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 29 June 2014. 

Coordinates: 34°56′28″S 140°07′44″E / 34.941°S 140.129°E / -34.941; 140.129