Gorae West

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Gorae West
Victoria
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Gorae West
Coordinates 38°14′40″S141°27′00″E / 38.24444°S 141.45000°E / -38.24444; 141.45000 Coordinates: 38°14′40″S141°27′00″E / 38.24444°S 141.45000°E / -38.24444; 141.45000
Population237 (2021 census)
Postcode(s) 3305
Location
LGA(s) Shire of Glenelg
State electorate(s) South-West Coast
Federal division(s) Wannon

Gorae West is a locality in south west Victoria, Australia. The locality is in the Shire of Glenelg, 352 kilometres (219 mi) west of the state capital, Melbourne.

Contents

At the 2021 census, Gorae West had a population of 237. [1]

Traditional ownership

The formally recognised traditional owners for the area in which Gorae West sits are the Gunditjmara People [2] who are represented by the Gunditj Mirring Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation. [3]

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References

  1. "2021 Gorae West, Census All persons QuickStats | Australian Bureau of Statistics". www.abs.gov.au. Retrieved 8 July 2022.
  2. "Map of formally recognised traditional owners". Aboriginal Victoria. Retrieved 2 June 2020.
  3. "Gunditj Mirring Traditional Owners Aboriginal". Gunditj Mirring Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation. Retrieved 2 June 2020.

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