Ambergate, Western Australia facts for kids
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|Population||467 (2016 census)|
|Elevation||21 m (69 ft)|
|Location||8 km (5 mi) south of Busselton|
|LGA(s)||City of Busselton|
After European settlement, the community began to develop as part of the Group Settlement Scheme, with a school being open from 1924 to 1941 and a hall (which was also used as the school building) being constructed in 1935. It was established as a bounded locality in 1987, with its boundaries being modified in 1998 to follow cadastral and hydrographic boundaries. At the 2016 census, cattle-farming and wine-making were major industries in the area. The suburb has been earmarked for urban development.
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