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Western Australia
Established 1932
Postcode(s) 6275
Elevation 131 m (430 ft)
LGA(s) City of Busselton
State electorate(s) Vasse
Federal Division(s) Forrest

Jarrahwood is a small town located in the South West region of Western Australia, along the Vasse Highway between the towns of Busselton and Nannup.

The town is named for the Jarrah Wood and Saw Mills Company which operated in the area and operated a private railway from the district to Wonnerup, which was purchased by the Government in 1906. The town was gazetted in 1932.

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