Garibaldi

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Origin of the name

History

Garibaldi in Victoria was a mining district. The township of Garibaldi grew around mines along the gold lead.[1] At the time of the opening of the Garibaldi Sunday School the mining industry was flourishing and the population large and prosperous. The population gradually drifted to other centres, and the district settled into agricultural and dairying pursuits. The only evidence of past mining being the mullock heaps.[2]

Governance

Garibaldi is in the Golden Plains Shire.

Geography and climate

Garibaldi is ten minutes drive from Buninyong.

Environment

Economy

Demography

Culture

Sport

Industry

Tourism

Transport

Architecture

Education

Media

See also

Notes

  1. https://www.goldenplains.vic.gov.au/sites/default/files/FINAL%20V2%20Cambrian%20Hill%2C%20Napoleons%2C%20Enfield%2C%20Garibaldi%20%26%20Durham%20Lead%20in%20template.pdf, accessed 11 August 2017.
  2. Ballarat Courier, 28 February 1914.


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--Beth Kicinski 10:15, 20 July 2016 (AEST); --Clare K.Gervasoni 20:32, 11 August 2017 (AEST)

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