Buronga, New South Wales
New South Wales
Orange World, a 50-acre (200,000 m2) tourist park in Buronga
|Population||1,132 (2011 census)|
Given their proximity the present day town of Buronga operates largely as a satellite suburb of the regional centre of Mildura.
The town is serviced by a small retail area consisting of such outlets as a post office, petrol stations, public bar and a bakery. It is also the industrial base of the Wentworth Shire being the base for the local Country Energy depot as well as several other industrial businesses, including an earthmover, concrete supplier, steel suppliers and metalworkers.
Buronga is serviced by the Buronga Public School in Chapman Street. It has two churches, the St Michele Arcangelo Catholic Church, Pitman Ave, Buronga within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Wilcannia-Forbes and the Murray River Baptist Church, Midway Drive, Buronga, an Independent Fundamental Baptist Church. The town is also home to the "U Can Do It" boxing gym.
World War 2Edit
- "2011 Census Quickstats". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
- Dunn, Peter. "CRASH OF A KITTYHAWK AT BURONGA, NSW ON 28 SEPTEMBER 1942". www.ozatwar.com. Retrieved 15 January 2013.