Wattle Ridge, New South Wales

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Wattle Ridge
New South Wales
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Wattle Ridge
Location in New South Wales
Coordinates 34°18′S150°26′E / 34.300°S 150.433°E / -34.300; 150.433 Coordinates: 34°18′S150°26′E / 34.300°S 150.433°E / -34.300; 150.433
Population4 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 2575
LGA(s) Wingecarribee Shire
Region Southern Highlands
County Camden
Parish Cumbertine
State electorate(s) Wollondilly
Federal Division(s) Hume
Localities around Wattle Ridge:
Buxton
Wattle Ridge Balmoral
Hill Top

Wattle Ridge is a locality in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Australia, in Wingecarribee Shire. It is located near Buxton and Balmoral. [2] At the 2016 census, it had a population of 4. [1]

New South Wales State of Australia

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References

  1. 1 2 Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Wattle Ridge (NSW)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 July 2017. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. "Wattle Ridge". Geographical Names Board of New South Wales . New South Wales Government . Retrieved 25 July 2017.