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Dartmoor

Dartmoor is a rural township on the Princes Highway and the Glenelg River between Heywood and the South Australian border, in southwestern Victoria.

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  • Area:287.057 km2
  • Elevation:40 m
  • Population:322
  • Local Government Area:Glenelg Shire Council

Description

Dartmooris a rural township on the Princes Highway and the Glenelg River between Heywood and the South Australian border, in southwestern Victoria.At the 2011 census, Dartmoor had a population of 263. # History Before the township was established the location was known as Woodford Inn. The township was settled in the late 1850s, a Post Office opening on 1 April 1860. The Mount Gambier-Heywood railway line closed 11 April 1995 and is still pending for standardization due to the Melbourne to Adelaide line conversion. # Weather # Things to do The main industry in the area is the processing of timber from the extensive pine plantations. Dartmoor has a football team playing in the South West District Football League.Golfers play at the Dartmoor Golf Club on Wapling Avenue.

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