Burrinjuck, New South Wales


Burrinjuck, New South Wales

Infobox Australian Place | type = town
name = Burrinjuck
state = nsw


caption =
lga = Yass Valley
postcode = 2582
coordinates = coord|34|58|35|S|148|37|23|E |scale:100000_region:AU-NSW |display=title,inline
pop = 329 (within 7 km radius)
est =
elevation= 574
maxtemp =
mintemp =
rainfall =
county = Harden
stategov = Burrinjuck
fedgov =
dist1 = 324
location1= Sydney
dist2 = 177
location2= Wagga Wagga
dist3 = 28
location3= Bookham
dist4 = 15
location4= Woolgarlo [ [http://www.travelmate.com.au/MapMaker/MapMaker.asp Travelmate] ]

Burrinjuck is a village community in the far eastern part of the Riverina. It is situated by road, about 15 kilometres southwest from Woolgarlo and 28 kilometres south from Bookham. It has a population within a 7 kilometre radius of approximately 329 people. [ [http://www.fallingrain.com/world/AS/2/Burrinjick.html www.fallingrain.com Burrinjuck] ]

The village is situated on the western side of Burrinjuck Dam which holds water from the Murrumbidgee River and which was constructed between 1907 and 1928 (with World War I interfering with the timing of the construction).

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