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Geranium is located in South Australia
Coordinates 35°22′57″S 140°09′36″E / 35.382417°S 140.160006°E / -35.382417; 140.160006Coordinates: 35°22′57″S 140°09′36″E / 35.382417°S 140.160006°E / -35.382417; 140.160006
Established 24 March 1910 (town)
12 August 1999 (locality)
Postcode(s) 5301
Time zone ACST (UTC+9:30)
 • Summer (DST) ACST (UTC+10:30)
LGA(s) Southern Mallee District Council
Region Murray and Mallee
County Chandos
State electorate(s) Chaffey
Federal Division(s) Barker
Localities around Geranium:
Marama Marama Marama
Geranium Parrakie
Coonalpyn Coonalpyn
Footnotes Adjoining localities

Geranium is a town and locality in the Murray Mallee region of South Australia near the Mallee Highway. At the 2006 census, Geranium had a population of 240. It was surveyed in 1910 as the town supporting a station on the Pinnaroo railway line. The name is derived from a native plant prolific in the area.

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