Towns in Australia

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Lochiel SA


Postcode: 5510

Lochiel is a small town or hamlet located in the Mid North of South Australia 125 km north of Adelaide at 33°56’S, 138°9’E. It is located on the western edge of Lake Bumbunga and hosts a salt extraction works. The Lochiel Coal Mine was operational a few kilometres east of the lake in the 1980s and 1990s.

Lochiel is a settlement situated in South Australia, Australia. Lochiel is 1009 km from the Australian capital Canberra. Nearby places include Beaufort, Bumbunga, Bute, Condowie, Kulpara, Nantawarra, Snowtown, Sunny Hill, Whitwarta. Nearby landmarks include Barn Hill, Bumbunga Lake, Diamond Lake, Hummock Mountain, Mount Templeton, South Hummocks.