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Hindmarsh Destination Guide

Delve into Hindmarsh in Australia!

Hindmarsh in the region of South Australia is a place located in Australia - some 581 mi (or 934 km) West of Canberra, the country's capital.

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Local time in Hindmarsh is now 10:15 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Adelaide" with an UTC offset of 10.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tooperang, Port Elliot, Milang, Middleton, Finniss or Adelaide. While being here, you might want to check out Hindmarsh, Goolwa, Goolwa Beach and Goolwa South as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Wooden Boat Festival Goolwa Wharf Webcam...

01:02 min ( March 13, 2011 by VHSecurity)
Views: 392 - Rating: 5/5

Mobotix Webcam overlooking the historic river port town of Goolwa (Approx 80kms from Adelaide) This is where Australia's mighty Murray River meets the sea. The Wharf precinct is the home of the intern...

PS Marion & PS Oscar W_Goolwa - 12 March...

00:58 min ( October 30, 2010 by Rx224)
Views: 320 - Rating: 0/5

The paddle steamers 'Marion' and 'Oscar W' at the Wooden Boat festival at Goolwa, South Australia, 2007

Drifter II 25Hp Sportscraft

01:31 min ( April 05, 2010 by willk76)
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Our little boat, good fun runabout

Railway 150(2) mp4

04:38 min ( September 13, 2010 by Rx224)
Views: 263 - Rating: 0/5

Railway action at Goolwa during the 150th anniversary celebrations of the Goolwa-Port Elliot Railway. Locomotives include Rx207, 621, DE 507 and Brill Car 60

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Interesting facts about this location

Goolwa Barrages

The Goolwa Barrages comprise five barrage structures in the channels linking Lake Alexandrina to the mouth of the River Murray and the Coorong in Australia. They were constructed in order to (1) reduce salinity levels in the lower reaches of the River Murray, Lake Alexandrina and Lake Albert and (2) to stabilise the river level, for both upstream irrigation and pumping.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.53, 138.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Barrages, Geography of South Australia, Murray-Darling basin

Hindmarsh Island

Hindmarsh Island is an island in the lower Murray River near the town of Goolwa, South Australia. Located on the Fleurieu Peninsula, it is a popular tourist destination, which has increased in popularity since the Hindmarsh Island bridge was opened in 2001. The majority of the island is agricultural in nature

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.53, 138.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Fleurieu Peninsula, Island rivers of Oceania, Islands of South Australia, Murray River, Ramsar sites in Australia

Murray Mouth

Murray Mouth is the point at which the River Murray meets the southern Southern Ocean. The Murray Mouth's location is changeable. Historical records show that the channel out to sea moves along the sand dunes over time. At times of greater river flow and rough seas, the two bodies of water would erode the sand dunes to create a new channel leaving the old one to silt and disappear. The mouth is between two sandhill peninsulas.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.53, 138.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Murray River

Goolwa, South Australia

Goolwa is a historic river port on the Murray River near the Murray Mouth in South Australia, and joined by a bridge to Hindmarsh Island. The name "Goolwa" means "elbow" in Ngarrindjeri, the local Aboriginal language. Goolwa is approximately 100 km south of Adelaide, and is the seat of the Alexandrina Council. It is in the state electoral district of Hammond and the federal Division of Mayo. At the 2006 census, Goolwa had a population of 5,882.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.53, 138.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Fleurieu Peninsula, Populated places established in 1857, Populated places on the Murray River, River ports of Australia, Towns in South Australia

Encounter Bay

Encounter Bay is on the south central coast of South Australia, some 100 kilometres south of Adelaide, South Australia. It is named after the encounter on 8 April 1802 between Matthew Flinders and Nicolas Baudin, both of whom were charting the Australian coastline for their respective countries. The encounter between the scientists was peaceful, even though their countries were at war at the time.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.53, 138.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Bays of South Australia, Fleurieu Peninsula