Tarpeena, South Australia facts for kids
|Population||406 (2006 census)|
|Elevation||112 m (367 ft)|
|LGA(s)||District Council of Grant|
|State electorate(s)||Electoral district of Mount Gambier|
|Federal Division(s)||Division of Barker|
The town was named by Governor MacDonnell, after the aboriginal words tart pena which means red gum tree. The town was surveyed in October 1860.
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