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South Australia
Rhynie Hotel established 1860
Rhynie is located in South Australia
Coordinates 34°08′0″S 138°42′0″E / 34.13333°S 138.70000°E / -34.13333; 138.70000Coordinates: 34°08′0″S 138°42′0″E / 34.13333°S 138.70000°E / -34.13333; 138.70000
Population 362 (2006 census)(2006 Census)
Established 1859
Postcode(s) 5412
LGA(s) District Council of Clare and Gilbert Valleys
Region Mid North
State electorate(s) Frome
Federal Division(s) Grey

Rhynie is a small town in South Australia, halfway between Tarlee and Auburn, along the Horrocks Highway. It was surveyed and founded in 1859.

Rhynie was on the Spalding railway line, which has now been closed and replaced by the Rattler Rail Trail cycling and walking path.

The town is within the District Council of Clare and Gilbert Valleys area.

Missionary, Annie Lock, was born in Rhynie.

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