Shell Cove, New South Wales

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Shell Cove
Shellharbour,  New South Wales
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Shell Cove
Coordinates 34°35.4′S150°51.7′E / 34.5900°S 150.8617°E / -34.5900; 150.8617 Coordinates: 34°35.4′S150°51.7′E / 34.5900°S 150.8617°E / -34.5900; 150.8617
Population5,624 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 2529
LGA(s) City of Shellharbour
State electorate(s) Shellharbour
Federal Division(s) Gilmore
Suburbs around Shell Cove:
Flinders Shellharbour
Dunmore Shell Cove
Dunmore Minnamurra

Shell Cove is a seaside suburb in the Shellharbour area located just south of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. Shell Cove adjoins Bass Point and Killalea State Park and includes a variety of facilities and amenities such as: parks and bush reserves, The Links Golf Course, Shell Cove Primary School & pre-schools, Family Health Medical Centre and a general store.

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.

Bass Point (Australia) point in Australia

Bass Point is a headland in Australia on the New South Wales south coast.

Heritage listings

Shell Cove has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Shell Cove (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 July 2017. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. "Bass Point Reserve". New South Wales State Heritage Register . Office of Environment and Heritage. H01896. Retrieved 18 May 2018.