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New South Wales
Burcher Main Street 003.JPG
Bena St, the main street of Burcher
Burcher is located in New South Wales
Location in New South Wales
Population 185 (2006 census)
Postcode(s) 2671
LGA(s) Lachlan Shire
State electorate(s) Barwon
Federal Division(s) Parkes

Burcher is a small rural village situated in central New South Wales, Australia, in Lachlan Shire. As of 2006, Burcher had a population of 185. Its main attractions include Lake Cowal, known for its diverse birdlife; and the Lake Cowal Gold Mine, an open cut mine situated south-east of Burcher.

The community of Burcher has two churches, a public school, a local hotel, and a corner store. Sporting facilities include a nine-hole golf course, a cricket field, and tennis courts. The school has closed and the school property is now in private ownership .


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