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Bungulla
Western Australia
Population 104 (2006 census)
Established 1910
Postcode(s) 6410
Elevation 288 m (945 ft)
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Tammin
State electorate(s) Central Wheatbelt
Federal Division(s) Durack

Bungulla is a small town located on the Great Eastern Highway in the central Wheatbelt region of Western Australia.

The town came into being as a railway station on the line to Merredin. Its name is Aboriginal in origin; the word Bun-Galla means the part of the body situated above the hips. The townsite was gazetted in 1910.

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