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Red Cliffs

Red Cliffs is a town in Victoria, Australia in the Sunraysia region.

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  • Area:206.663 km2
  • Elevation:72 m
  • Population:5,060
  • Local Government Area:Mildura Rural City Council

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Red Cliffs is a town in Victoria, Australia in the Sunraysia region. It is located on the Calder Highway, 16 km south of Mildura and 544 km north-west of Melbourne. At the 2016 census, Red Cliffs had a population of 5,060. The main industry is the growing of grapes and citrus. Red Cliffs takes its name from the 70 m cliffs 4.5 km east of the town that have a red/orange colour. # History Following the First World War, over 700 soldiers settled in the town, and began work on establishing the vineyards which would become the town's chief industry. The post office opened on 4 August 1920. The town and surrounding irrigation district was officially opened in 1921, and will be having a centenary celebration over the Melbourne Cup weekend in 2021.The Red Cliffs Magistrates' Court closed on 1 January 1990.In November 2021 Red Cliffs will be celebrating its centenary. # Weather # Things to do

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