Semaphore South, South Australia

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Semaphore South
South Australia
Semaphore South is located in South Australia
Semaphore South
Semaphore South
Coordinates 34°50′49″S 138°28′52″E / 34.847°S 138.481°E / -34.847; 138.481Coordinates: 34°50′49″S 138°28′52″E / 34.847°S 138.481°E / -34.847; 138.481
Established 1945[1]
Postcode(s) 5019
LGA(s) City of Port Adelaide Enfield
State electorate(s) Lee
Federal Division(s) Port Adelaide
Suburbs around Semaphore South:
Gulf St Vincent Semaphore Glanville
Gulf St Vincent Semaphore South Ethelton
Gulf St Vincent Semaphore Park Semaphore Park
Footnotes Coordinates[1]
Adjoining localities[1]

Semaphore South is a beachside suburb of Adelaide, in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield.

The Semaphore South Post Office opened on 3 November 1947 and closed in 1978.[2]


Semaphore South is part of the state electoral district of Lee. Since 2014 Lee's member of South Australia's House of Assembly has been Stephen Mullighan. Stephen is a member of the Australian Labor Party. His electoral office is at Shop 4, 173-177 Tapleys Hill Road, Seaton.

Semaphore South is part of the federal division of Port Adelaide. Since 1997 Port Adelaide's member of the Commonwealth of Australia's House of Representatives has been Mark Butler. Mark is a member of the Australian Labor Party. His electoral office is at 15 Semaphore Road, Semaphore.


  1. ^ a b c "Search result for "Semaphore South (Suburb)" (Record no. SA0062093) with the following layers selected - "Suburbs and Localities" and " Place names (gazetteer)"". Property Location Browser. Government of South Australia. Retrieved 30 June 2016. 
  2. ^ Premier Postal History. "Post Office List". Premier Postal Auctions. Retrieved 26 May 2011.