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Aldinga Beach
South Australia
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Black cormorants at Aldinga Beach
Population
Postcode(s) 5173
LGA(s) City of Onkaparinga
State electorate(s) Kaurna
Federal Division(s) Kingston
Suburbs around Aldinga Beach:
Gulf St Vincent Port Willunga Aldinga
Gulf St Vincent Aldinga Beach Aldinga
Sellicks Beach
Gulf St Vincent Sellicks Beach Sellicks Hill
Footnotes Adjoining suburbs

Aldinga Beach is an outer southern suburb of Adelaide, South Australia. It lies within the City of Onkaparinga and has the postcode 5173. At the 2011 census, Aldinga Beach had a population of 9,697.

History

Aldinga Beach Post Office opened on 1 March 1960.

Aldinga Beach known as Dingy to the local residents. pronounced ding-ee

Protected areas

Aldinga Beach is associated with two protected areas - the Aldinga Scrub Conservation Park and the Aldinga Reef Aquatic Reserve. The Aldinga Scrub Conservation Park is located within the southern extent of the suburb and on land in the adjoining suburb of Sellicks Beach. The Aldinga Reef aquatic reserve is located immediately offshore of both Aldinga Beach and Port Willunga and includes land within the intertidal zone of both suburbs.

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