Main Street, Nairne
|Population:||3,470 (2006 Census)|
|LGA:||District Council of Mount Barker|
Nairne is a small township in South Australia and was founded by Matthew Smillie in 1839. Nairne is about 7 km from Mount Barker, in the federal Division of Mayo and in the state electoral district of Kavel. At the 2006 census, Nairne had a population of 3,470.
In 2003, the main street was transformed for a section of the movie The Honourable Wally Norman, which was filmed using various areas of the Adelaide Hills, including Mount Barker, Nairne and Lobethal.
Nairne has several shops on the main street, a school, and two churches (CRC and Lutheran). It is about 7 km from the town of Mount Barker and about 5 km from Littlehampton.
Notes and references
- ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Nairne (Urban Centre/Locality)". 2006 Census QuickStats. http://www.censusdata.abs.gov.au/ABSNavigation/prenav/LocationSearch?collection=Census&period=2006&areacode=UCL418200&producttype=QuickStats&breadcrumb=PL&action=401. Retrieved 14 October 2011.
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