Mitcham, South Australia facts for kids
Adelaide, South Australia
|Population||1,605 (2006 census)|
|LGA(s)||City of Mitcham|
Mitcham is an inner-southern suburb of Adelaide in the City of Mitcham.
Created as a village separate from Adelaide ("Mitcham Village"), it was ancillary to a sheep station at Brown Hill Creek belonging to the South Australia Company. Prior to European settlement the area was inhabited by the Kaurna aboriginal people. A group of about 150 formerly camped at "Wirraparinga", now Mitcham reserve, (known for many years as "Brown Hill Creek reserve").
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