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Buloke Shire Council

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Local Government
Place:North western Victoria
State/Country:Victoria, Australia
Summary Information:
'The Buloke Shire is located in North Western Victoria, occupying an area of 8,000 square kilometres and with a population of 7939 people - almost 1 person per square kilometre!

The main townships within the shire: Birchip, Charlton, Donald, Sea Lake and Wycheproof, offer a comprehensive range of health, education and recreational facilities. The Buloke Shire Council has an office in each of the main towns. This ensures provision of a wide range of services within easy access to the community. Each office offers customer service as well as specialist functions.

Agriculture is the primary source of both income and employment in the area, with grain production the major industry. Other forms of agriculture, small industry, retail and community sectors provide other employment and income.' (Buloke Shire Council website, 'Welcome to Buloke').

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