Mount Saint Thomas, New South Wales

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Mount Saint Thomas
Wollongong,  New South Wales
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Mount Saint Thomas
Coordinates 34°26′31″S150°52′16″E / 34.44194°S 150.87111°E / -34.44194; 150.87111 Coordinates: 34°26′31″S150°52′16″E / 34.44194°S 150.87111°E / -34.44194; 150.87111
Population1,468 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 2500
LGA(s) City of Wollongong
State electorate(s) Wollongong
Federal Division(s) Cunningham
Suburbs around Mount Saint Thomas:
Figtree Mangerton Coniston
Figtree Mount Saint Thomas
Figtree Spring Hill

Mount Saint Thomas is a suburb of Wollongong in New South Wales, lying east of Figtree and South west of Wollongong. [2] At the 2016 census, it had a population of 1,468. [1]

During World War II, the Drummond Battery was constructed in the suburb as part of the defences for Port Kembla. [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Mount Saint Thomas". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 16 July 2017. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. "Mount Saint Thomas". Geographical Names Board of New South Wales . New South Wales Government . Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  3. "Fort Drummond". Office of Environment and Heritage. NSW Government. Retrieved 9 January 2021.