Wallaroo Town Hall
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Wallaroo Town Hall

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Historic copper mines contributed to the prosperity of Wallaroo which can still be seen in many old buildings such as the town hall and the railway station. The Yorke Peninsula Rail Preservation Society operates out of the Wallaroo Railway Yards with trains departing from the Wallaroo station every second Sunday at 1pm.

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