Toolijooa

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Toolijooa
New South Wales
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Toolijooa
Coordinates 34°45′55″S150°47′05″E / 34.76528°S 150.78472°E / -34.76528; 150.78472 Coordinates: 34°45′55″S150°47′05″E / 34.76528°S 150.78472°E / -34.76528; 150.78472
Population127 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 2534
LGA(s) Municipality of Kiama
State electorate(s) Kiama
Federal Division(s) Gilmore
Localities around Toolijooa:
Foxground Willow Vale Gerringong
Broughton Village Toolijooa Gerroa
Berry Gerroa Gerroa

Toolijooa is a small village in the Municipality of Kiama, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia.

Municipality of Kiama Local government area in New South Wales, Australia

The Municipality of Kiama is a local government area in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. The area is situated south of Shellharbour and the City of Wollongong and is located adjacent to the Pacific Ocean, the Princes Highway and the South Coast railway line.

Illawarra Region in New South Wales, Australia

Illawarra is a region in the Australian state of New South Wales. It is a coastal region situated immediately south of Sydney and north of the Shoalhaven or South Coast region. It encompasses the cities of Wollongong, Shellharbour and the town of Kiama.

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 March 2019, 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.

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Transport

It lies on the South Coast railway line, and once had a railway station.

South Coast railway line, New South Wales railway line in New South Wales, Australia

The South Coast railway line is a commuter and goods railway line in New South Wales, Australia. Beginning at the Illawarra Junction, the line primarily services the Illawarra and South Coast regions of New South Wales, and connects Sydney and Nowra through Wollongong and Kiama.

The Toolijooa railway station is a closed railway station on the South Coast railway line in New South Wales, Australia. The station opened on 2 June 1893 and closed on 19 October 1974

Town

Toolijooa is one of the last villages in the Illawarra. It is located next to Gerroa and has many farms.

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References

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Toolijooa". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 July 2017. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg