Barrack Point, New South Wales

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Barrack Point
Illawarra,  New South Wales
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Barrack Point
Coordinates 34°33′42″S150°51′57″E / 34.5617°S 150.8658°E / -34.5617; 150.8658 Coordinates: 34°33′42″S150°51′57″E / 34.5617°S 150.8658°E / -34.5617; 150.8658
Population689 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 2528
LGA(s) City of Shellharbour
State electorate(s) Shellharbour
Federal Division(s) Whitlam

Barrack Point is a seaside suburb of the City of Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia which sits within the southern Wollongong urban area. Surrounding suburbs are Warilla to the north, Barrack Heights to the west, and Shellharbour to the south. [2]

City of Shellharbour Local government area in New South Wales, Australia

The City of Shellharbour is a local government area in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. The City is located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) south of Sydney and covers the southern suburbs of the Wollongong urban area centred on Shellharbour and it had an estimated population of 68,460 at the 2016 census.

New South Wales State of Australia

New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. It borders Queensland to the north, Victoria to the south, and South Australia to the west. Its coast borders the Tasman Sea to the east. The Australian Capital Territory is an enclave within the state. New South Wales' state capital is Sydney, which is also Australia's most populous city. In December 2018, the population of New South Wales was over 8 million, making it Australia's most populous state. Just under two-thirds of the state's population, 5.1 million, live in the Greater Sydney area. Inhabitants of New South Wales are referred to as New South Welshmen.

Australia Country in Oceania

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The Surfrider Caravan Park is found here opposite Shellharbour Beach.

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Barrack Point". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 July 2017. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. "Shellharbour City Council" . Retrieved 19 October 2012.