ⓘ Shire of Dunmunkle

                                     

ⓘ Shire of Dunmunkle

The Shire of Dunmunkle was a local government area about 160 kilometres west of Bendigo and 50 kilometres east of Horsham, in western Victoria, Australia. The shire was bounded by the Yarriambiack Creek on the western boundary and the Richardson River on the east. The shire covered an area of 1.550 square kilometres, and existed from 1877 until 1995.

                                     
  • The Dunmunkle Standard 1878 1974 was a weekly newspaper published in Murtoa, Victoria, Australia by E. Boase. The newspaper serviced the Shire of Dunmunkle
  • the amalgamation of the Shire of Warracknabeal, Shire of Karkarooc, and parts of the Shire of Dunmunkle and Shire of Wimmera. The Shire is governed and
  • 1897. 21 May 1916 - Borung lost part of its East and South Ridings to the Shire of Dunmunkle to form that Shire s North Riding. On 7 September 1938 Borung
  • parts of the Shire of Wimmera, Shire of Dunmunkle and Shire of Donald. The Shire is governed and administered by the Northern Grampians Shire Council
  • territory from the Shire of Dunmunkle on 26 May 1916, and from the Shire of Kara Kara on 27 April 1920. On 20 January 1995, the Shire of Donald was abolished
  • most of the Shire of Kara Kara, and parts of the Shires of Ararat, Avoca, Donald and Dunmunkle and the Grampians National Park within the Shire of Wimmera
  • renamed Rupanyup in 1876. The town used to be in the Shire of Dunmunkle but was allocated to the Shire of Yarriambiack when Victoria s municipalities were
  • parts of the Shires of Dunmunkle Warracknabeal and Wimmera, was merged into the newly created Shire of Yarriambiack. Karkarooc was, at the time of dissolution
  • became a shire on 4 March 1864. It was originally a very large district, including a significant portion of Walpeup, plus Arapiles, Dimboola, Dunmunkle Kaniva
  • abolished, and, along with the City of Stawell, the Town of St Arnaud, and parts of the Shires of Ararat, Avoca, Donald, Dunmunkle Stawell, and the Grampians
  • parts of the Shires of Ararat, Avoca, Donald and Dunmunkle into the Shire of Northern Grampians. The Town of St Arnaud was not subdivided into wards, and
  • parts of the Shires of Ararat, Avoca, Donald and Dunmunkle into the Shire of Northern Grampians. The City of Stawell was at one stage divided into wards