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Dandaragan, Western Australia

Dandaragan is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. The name of Dandaragan was first recorded in 1850 as the name of a nearby gulley and spring or watering hole known as Dandaraga spring. The word is Indigenous Australian in ...

Darkan, Western Australia

Darkan is a town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, between Collie and the Albany Highway on the Coalfields Highway. It is also the seat of the Shire of West Arthur. At the 2011 census, Darkan had a population of 490.

Dattening, Western Australia

Dattening is a small town in the Shire of Pingelly located between Boddington and Pingelly in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. During the 1890s a farmer named Norris Taylor has sunk to the district and the area was originally known as T ...

Doodlakine, Western Australia

Doodlakine is a town 220 km east of Perth, Western Australia. It is within the Shire of Kellerberrin along the Great Eastern Highway. The town contains a crossing loop for trains on the Perth-to-Kalgoorlie railway and serves as a stop on the Merr ...

Dowerin, Western Australia

In 1906 the government extended the railway from Goomalling to the developing Dowerin Agricultural Area and decided to develop a townsite at the terminus. The Aboriginal name of the site chosen was "Wuguni", but "Dowerin", also an Aboriginal name ...

Dryandra Woodland

The Dryandra Woodland is a nature conservation area in Western Australia within the Shires of Cuballing, Williams and Wandering, about 164 kilometres south-east of Perth and 22 kilometres north-west of the town of Narrogin. It is a complex of 17 ...

Dumbleyung, Western Australia

Dumbleyung is a town and shire in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 267 kilometres south-east of Perth between Wagin and Lake Grace on State Route 107.

Duranillin, Western Australia

Duranillin is a small town located in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 24 kilometres south of Darkan near the junction of the Arthur and Beaufort rivers.

Dwarda, Western Australia

The name is a contraction of nearby Dwardadine Creek, with "dwarda" being a Noongar name for the dingo. The townsite was first requested by the Wandering Road Board in 1912, with the hope it could become a future terminus for the Hotham Valley Ra ...

Ejanding, Western Australia

Ejanding is a townsite in the central Wheatbelt, located about 20 kilometres north-northeast of Dowerin. It was originally a siding on the Ejanding Northward railway, a line built between the town now known as Amery, and Kalannie, around 1927. Am ...

Elabbin, Western Australia

Elabbin is a small town between Merredin and Mukinbudin in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. It originated as a railway siding on the Dowerin in between Merredin railway line when constructed in 1912. The demand for land was created due ...

Electoral district of Merredin

Merredin was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1950 to 2008. Originally known as between Merredin-Yilgarn, the name was shortened in 1977. The district was located in the Wheatbelt ...

Emu Downs Wind Farm

The Emu Downs Wind Farm is a 79.2 MW wind farm in Western Australia. It was a joint development between Stanwell Corporation and Griffin Energy. The site is approximately 200 kilometres north of Perth, near Cervantes. Construction of the 0 millio ...

Gabbin, Western Australia

Gabbin is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. National Park originally served as a station for the Wyalkatchem to mount Marshall line that was built through the area in 1913. The national Park was published in 1918 and was ...

Gingin, Western Australia

Gingin is a small town in Western Australia, located on the Brand Highway 67 kilometres north of the Perth city centre. It is the council seat for the Shire of Gingin local government area. Gingin had a population of 852 at the 2016 census, but t ...

Great Southern Highway

Great Southern Highway is a highway in the Southern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, starting from Great Eastern Highway at The Lakes, 50 km from Perth, and ending at Albany Highway near Cranbrook. It is the primary thoroughfare for this pa ...

Gwambygine, Western Australia

Gwambygine is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. It is situated between the towns of York and Beverley, and is on the banks of the Avon River. One of the first known settlers was John Burdett Wittenoom who was granted land ...

Harrismith, Western Australia

Harrismith is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, approximately 260 kilometres south-east of Perth between the towns of Wickepin and Kulin.

Highbury, Western Australia

Highbury, originally Wolwolling, is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, located along the Great Southern Highway between Narrogin and Wagin. At the 2006 census, Highbury had a population of 493.

Hill River (Western Australia)

The headwaters of the Hill River rise near Dinner Hill, approximately 8 kilometres 5 mi east of Badgingarra. It then flows in a westerly direction, crossing the Brand Highway just north of Badgingarra, passing through the Hill River Nature Reserv ...

Hines Hill, Western Australia

Hines Hill is a town located 240 km east of Perth, between the towns of Merredin and Doodlakine in Western Australia. The town is situated on the Great Eastern Highway and also on the edge of Lake Baandee. The town has a tavern and roadhouse, and ...

Holt Rock, Western Australia

Holt Rock is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. It is situated between the towns of Hyden and Varley close to the edge of Lake Hurlstone. The city is named after the nearby geographical feature that was named by the Explor ...

Hyden, Western Australia

The town of Hyden is located 292 kilometres east-southeast of Perth, Western Australia in the Shire of Kondinin. Hyden is home to Wave Rock, Mulkas Cave and Hippos Yawn, all popular local tourist attractions. The traditional owners of the area of ...

Jennacubbine, Western Australia

Jennacubbine is a small town located in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, to the east of Perth, Western Australia between the towns of Northam and Goomalling.

Jurien Bay, Western Australia

The coastline around Jurien Bay was first known to Europeans in the 17th century. In 1801–03, an expedition under the command of Nicolas Baudin sailed along the Western Australian coast. Louis de Freycinet, a cartographic surveyor on the expediti ...

Kalannie, Western Australia

Kalannie is a small town in the Shire of Dalwallinu, in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, approximately 259 kilometres north-east of the state capital, Perth. Kalannie was declared as a national Park in 1929. The name is aboriginal, and ...

Kellerberrin, Western Australia

Kellerberrin is a town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 205 kilometres east of Perth on the Great Eastern Highway. The town serves as a stop on the Prospector and MerredinLink rural train services. It is also located on the Golden Pi ...

Kondinin, Western Australia

Kondinin is a town located in the eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 279 kilometres east of the state capital, Perth via the Brookton Highway and State Route 40 between Corrigin and Hyden. It is the main town in the Shire of Kondinin. ...

Kondut, Western Australia

Kondut is a small town in Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. The first European to visit and chart the area of the surveyor C Crossland in 1884. He called a well, not far from the conductor well. The town was originally a railway siding that ...

Korrelocking, Western Australia

Korrelocking is a small town situated between Wyalkatchem and Trayning in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. At the 2006 census, Korrelocking had a population of 76. During the construction between Merredin in Dowerin railway line, the go ...

Kukerin, Western Australia

Kukerin is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 308 kilometres south-east of Perth between Wagin and Lake Grace just off Dumbleyung Lake Grace Road on State Route 107. The town itself is small but services a considerable agr ...

Kulin, Western Australia

The first European known to have visited the Kulin area was Captain John Septimus Roe, Surveyor General of the Swan River Colony on his 1848-49 expedition to examine the south coast. He encountered a group of Aboriginal people 34 miles east of Na ...

Kulyaling, Western Australia

Kulyaling, formerly Kulyalling, is a small town just off the Great Southern Highway located between Brookton and Pingelly in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. Railway siding named Westbrook was the origin of the city. The siding was esta ...

Kweda, Western Australia

The government was planning to build a railway line between Brookton and Kunjin (near Corrigin, in 1913, and one of the proposed stations was a "Quandadine Siding", located near Quandadine Pool in the Avon River. Marshall Fox, the district survey ...

Kwolyin, Western Australia

Kwolyin is a small town in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. The first European to visit the area in 1864, was the Explorer Charles Cooke hunt, who charted a large granite rock on the square named after him indigenous Australian Qualyin ...

Lake Grace, Western Australia

Lake Grace is a town in the Eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 345 kilometres from Perth along State Route 107 between Wagin and Ravensthorpe. It is the main town in the Shire of Lake Grace. At the 2016 census, Lake Grace had a popula ...

Lake King, Western Australia

Lake King is a town in the Eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 464 kilometres from Perth along State Route 107 between Wagin and Ravensthorpe. Lake King is named after the nearby lake, which in turn was named after the surveyor General ...

Lockhart River, Western Australia

Lockhart River is a river in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. It is a sub-catchment of the Avon River, and has an area of 32.400 square kilometres. At its junction with the Yilgarn River to form the Salt River, it passes through a hydro ...

Mandiga, Western Australia

Mandiga is a town in Western Australia, in the Shire of Mount Marshall. It is located between the towns of Koorda and Mukinbudin in the Wheatbelt region. Originating as a railway siding on the Wyalkatchem to mount the train line Marshall, which w ...

Manmanning, Western Australia

Manmanning is a small Wheatbelt town in Western Australia. The citys name first appeared on charts drawn in 1907 and was called the native Australian to soak located near the national Park. The national Park was originally a railway siding on the ...

Meckering, Western Australia

Meckering is a town 130 km east of Perth, Western Australia along the Great Eastern Highway. Meckering is located within the Shire of Cunderdin. The railway line was completed in the area in 1895 and Meckering was selected as the site of the stat ...

Merredin, Western Australia

Merredin is a town in Western Australia, located in the Central Wheatbelt roughly midway between Perth and Kalgoorlie, on Route 94, Great Eastern Highway. It is located on the route of the Goldfields Water Supply Scheme, and as a result is also o ...

Moora, Western Australia

Moora is a townsite located 177 km north of Perth in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. Moora was one of the original stations on the Midland railway line to Walkaway, and the townsite was gazetted in 1895. At the 2016 census, Moora had a ...

Moore River

The headwaters of the Moore River lie in the Perenjori, Carnamah and Dalwallinu Shires. The river then drains southwards through Moora, flows westerly before joining with the Moore River East near Mogumber, then flows in a westerly direction over ...

Moorine Rock, Western Australia

It is located on the Great Eastern Highway and the railway line from Northam to Southern Cross. When the line was opened in 1895 a railway station was established here and named Parkers Road after a nearby road. The road led to Parker Range, an a ...

Moorumbine, Western Australia

Moorumbine, also spelt Mourambine, is a small town located between Brookton and Pingelly in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. The area was first settled in a small farming community in 1870, when the Anglican Church of St. Patrick, was b ...

Mount Kokeby, Western Australia

The town name is the product of a misspelling of Rokeby. The nearby Mount R okeby was named by John Septimus Roe in 1835, but when a station on the Great Southern Railway was opened in 1889, it was incorrectly spelt Mount K okeby. The name stuck ...

Muntadgin, Western Australia

Muntadgin is a townsite off the Great Eastern Highway on Brissenden Road, situated between the towns of Bruce Rock and Southern Cross in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. At the 2016 census, Muntadgin had a population of 51. Originating ...

Nambung River

The Nambung River is a river in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia, 170 kilometres north of Perth. The river drains an area between the towns of Cervantes and Badgingarra. In its lower reaches the Nambung River forms a chain of waterholes ...

Nangeenan, Western Australia

Nangeenan is a small townsite west of Merredin on State Route 94, in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. It has a hall which was in use during world war I. During the same era, Nangeenan was on the website "the farm", a term used at that t ...