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Bidgeemia
New South Wales
Population 95 (2006 census)
Postcode(s) 2642
Location
LGA(s) Lockhart Shire Council
County Urana
State electorate(s) Wagga Wagga
Federal Division(s) Riverina

Bidgeemia is a rural community in the central part of the Riverina. It is situated by road, about nineteen kilometres west from Urangeline East and twenty-one kilometres east from Urana.

Bidgeemia Public School closed in 1972 but there still exists a public Hall and a shared church, which recently held its last service. Bidgeemia Post Office opened on 1 November 1922 and closed in 1955.

The Bidgeemia public School closed in 1972 and the building was moved away. There still exists a public hall and a "shared" church which recently held its last service. (May 2012) There is also a galvanised iron shed which houses the Bidgeemia Fire Brigade's fire engine.

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