Origin of the name
Bowenvale is a town located in the Central Goldfields Shire local government area of North Loddon, Victoria Bowenvale was named after Governor Bownen who was governor of Victoria from 1873 to 1879. Bowenvale had few people during the gold rushes, it established itself as an independent settlement with the increase in deep lead mining. 
Geography and climate
- ↑ Tully, J. Hotels of Timor and Bowenvale. Weila Publishing. 2016
- ↑ The Victorian Municipal Directory. Brunswick, Vic. : Arnall & Jackson. 1986.
--Beth Kicinski 12:30, 13 November 2016 (AEDT)