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Cape Burney
GeraldtonWestern Australia
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Southgate Beach
Population 500 (2016 census)
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 6532
Area 7 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Location 12 km (7 mi) S of Geraldton
LGA(s) City of Greater Geraldton
State electorate(s) Geraldton
Federal Division(s) Durack
Suburbs around Cape Burney:
Tarcoola Beach Wandina Wandina
Indian Ocean Cape Burney Rudds Gully
Indian Ocean Indian Ocean Greenough

Cape Burney is a coastal town and locality 12 kilometres (7 mi) south of Geraldton, Western Australia at the mouth of the Greenough River. Its local government area is the City of Greater Geraldton. At the 2016 census, Cape Burney had a population of 500.

The locality was gazetted in 1985.

Cape Burney contains a caravan park, popular with surfers and recreational fishermen, as well as the Southgate Dunes to the north of the settlement which separate the settlement from Geraldton.

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