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South Australia
Population 256 (2006 census)
Postcode(s) 5354
Time zone ACST (UTC+9:30)
 • Summer (DST) ACDT (UTC+10:30)
Location 57 km (35 mi) SE of Nurioopta
LGA(s) Mid Murray Council
State electorate(s) Schubert
Federal Division(s) Barker

Punyelroo is a town located on the Murray River in South Australia, Australia, approximately 5 kilometres downstream from Swan Reach, but on the opposite (western or right) bank. The town is named after a local homestead. It accessible only by well-made dirt road, most conveniently off the Sedan Swan Reach Road. At the 2006 census, Punyelroo had a population of 256.

Punyelroo is known for the Punyelroo Cave, located on the banks of the Murray River. The cave is approximately 3 kilometres in length, and is the longest of the several caves located in the Murray Plains area.

Punyelroo is a town with water front properties and shacks. There is also a caravan park with a boat ramp.

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