Birchmore, South Australia facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBirchmore
|Population||560 (shared with other localities in the “State Suburb of Nepean Bay”) (2011 census)|
|Time zone||ACST (UTC+9:30)|
|• Summer (DST)||ACST (UTC+10:30)|
|LGA(s)||Kangaroo Island Council|
|Region||Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island|
|County||County of Carnarvon|
Birchmore is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia located on Kangaroo Island about 138 kilometres (86 miles) south-west of the state capital of Adelaide and about 20 kilometres (12 miles) south-east of the municipal seat of Kingscote.
Its boundaries were created in May 2002 for the “long established name” which was derived from the Birchmore Community Hall, a facility located within the locality’s boundaries.
The principal land use in the locality is primary production.
Birchmore is located within the federal division of Mayo, the state electoral district of Mawson and the local government area of the Kangaroo Island Council.
Birchmore, South Australia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.