South Broken Hill, New South Wales

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South Broken Hill
Broken HillNew South Wales
Patton St, the main commercial district of South Broken Hill
South Broken Hill is located in New South Wales
South Broken Hill
South Broken Hill
Coordinates 31°58′54″S 141°28′04″E / 31.98167°S 141.46778°E / -31.98167; 141.46778Coordinates: 31°58′54″S 141°28′04″E / 31.98167°S 141.46778°E / -31.98167; 141.46778
Postcode(s) 2880
Location 4 km (2 mi) S of Broken Hill
LGA(s) City of Broken Hill
State electorate(s) Murray
Federal Division(s) Farrer

South Broken Hill is a suburb of the western New South Wales city of Broken Hill in outback Australia. The suburb is located in the City of Broken Hill local government area, separated by the "Line of Lode" from the rest of the city. The Silver City Highway running to Wentworth runs through the suburb.

The suburb was previously known as Alma, which gave its name to the electoral district of Alma from 1894 to 1904.