Pine Point, South Australia facts for kids
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Beachside shacks at Pine Point
|Established||24 January 1884 (town)
May 1999 (locality)
|LGA(s)||Yorke Peninsula Council|
|Region||Yorke and Mid North|
Pine Point (formerly Muloowurtie) is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia on the east side of Yorke Peninsula adjacent to Gulf St Vincent. It was surveyed as a government town in 1883 and proclaimed under the name of Muloowurtie on 24 January 1884. The name was changed to Pine Point in 1940. The boundaries of the locality were created in May 1999 in respect to the "long established name" and includes both "the Pine Point Shack Site" and " the Government Town of Pine Point."
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