Where on Earth is Upotipotpon?

26 March 2009

Gazetteer of Australia 2008.

Gazetteer of Australia 2008
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Upotipotpon is in Victoria, Australia: approximately 165 km north east of Melbourne, 18 km west of Benalla - or at Longitude 145 46' E, and Latitude 36 28' S to be precise. Of course, if you didn't know that off the top of your head, you could easily find out by using the Geoscience Australia Place Name Search powered by the latest Gazetteer of Australia.

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