Lismore, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Molesworth Street, Lismore.jpg
Molesworth Street
Lismore is located in New South Wales
Population: 30,086 [1] (42)
Established: 1856
Postcode: 2480
Coordinates: 28°49′S 153°17′E / 28.817°S 153.283°E / -28.817; 153.283Coordinates: 28°49′S 153°17′E / 28.817°S 153.283°E / -28.817; 153.283
Elevation: 12 m (39 ft)
LGA: City of Lismore
State District: Electoral district of Lismore
Federal Division: Division of Page
Mean Max Temp Mean Min Temp Annual Rainfall
25.5 °C
78 °F
13.2 °C
56 °F
1,343.0 mm
52.9 in

Lismore is a town in northeastern New South Wales, Australia and is in the Aboriginal Bundjalung Nation. It is on the Bruxner Highway, and the state capital city of New South Wales, Sydney is 735 kilometres (457 mi) to the south by highway.[2] The state capital city of Queensland is 197 kilometres (122 mi) north.

Southern Cross University is based in Lismore, so there are a lot of students from around the state and country. There are six high schools and three primary schools as well a school which has students from Kindergarten all the way through to Year 12.

References[change | change source]

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Lismore (NSW) (Statistical District)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 12 September 2009. 
  2. "MapMaker". Retrieved 27 March 2008.