Sunlands Irrigation Area - SA

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DEG: -34.13588 139.874634
DMS: 34º 08' 9.17" S 139º 52' 28.68" E
UTM: 54 H 6222206mN 396238mE
Altitude: 34.17m


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Population - Place Name


146.48kms NorthEast of Adelaide
613.98kms NorthWest of Melbourne

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Norman Rd
Sunlands SA 5322
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Sunlands Irrigation Scheme was made up in 2 parts,The first section 1000 acres, and Sunlands Extension 700 acres,It had undergone a huge clearing process of the Mallee,The underground fibro pipes were laid during 1961,The first settler, Ron Tilley & Son arrived and set up camp on March 13th 1961,In the following weeks they built a shed, took delivery of a 1961 Fiat 411R Tractor and began preparing their fruit block for planting of Citrus and stone fruit trees,
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

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Gluepot Reserve (Gluepot)
Distance from Sunlands Irrigation Area 47.51km NE
Mean Max. °C33.832.729.025.020.517.216.919.022.625.329.231.1
Mean Min. °C15.815.512.
Mean Rain mm14.824.317.017.618.824.521.818.621.625.531.136.7

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